Sunday, 4 October 2009

GDT at The Crafty Pad this month. Challenge 40

Exciting news at The Crafty Pad, Debbie's released some new Autumn stamps. Go take a look, they're fab and very reasonably priced.
I'm pleased to be a guest designer for The Crafty Pad for October, and have used one of the new stamps, 'Umbrella and Stand' which is only £3.50. After stamping, embossing and colouring it, I loved it, and it can be used for any occasion too. The other new stamps are flourishes, which I also used on my card, and leaves. They come in a set for £3.60.
The challenge is a sketch. For my card, I used pesto Adirondack ink and clear embossing powder on the umbrella stamp, same with the flourish stamp, which I've stamped in parts around the card. Other items used are pro-markers, Basic Grey Sugared papers, Bazzil brown dotty card, Bazzil pink c/s, Prima flower, pink satin ribbon and gold adhesive pearls. I added some pearls onto the bottom of the umbrella stand to give it a bit more dimension.
Hope you can join us this week, and please take a look at what the fab design team have made for inspiration.
I have some more exciting news to tell you tomorrow, to do with design teams, and I've also finally taken some pics of my crafting cabin, which I must upload.


Debs said...

Hi Julie
Love this card - those papers are scrummy!!!
Great embossing too.
Can't wait to hear you exciting news!!!
Take care
Debs xx

Susie Sugar said...

Fab card Julie I love all the detail and the image is lovely
Hugs Susie xx
ps the little mat circles are die cuts from my shop I have the small ones in 2 sizes and in a larger size as well, glad you like them

Kim Piggott said...

Wow this is so fabulous!
I love your beautiful colouring and your paper is just delicious!
kim x

bubblegum said...

Hi Julie - thank you so much for a beautiful GDT card - I really love it and how you have embossed the images. ;) :)

Look forward to working with you for the next 3 challenges. :)

xxDebbie The Crafty Padx

Cheryl said...

love this its great love the image and gorogues colurs too love cheryl xxxx

sugar n spice said...

Big Congrats Julie on your new appointment over at Digital Delights. I am thrilled for you. Your card is beautiful hun, stamps were great to work with.
Suzi xx

Lisa Foster said...

This is is pretty Julie! Love this color combo!

rozzy said...

sorry I didnt get around to the blogs last week and welcome you on board The Crafty Pad as GDT, I'm really pleased that you are joining us this month. Your cards are always fantastic and you know I love them.
Hope you and your family are well
hugs rozzy xx

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