Wednesday, 11 July 2012


Hi Guys,

As promised, here is the card i am entering in this fortnight's challenge on Wild Orchid Crafts HERE
which the theme is 'Shabby Chic'....... yay!!! right up my street ...I hope you like it

Ingredients i used for this card

Saturated Canary 'Butterfly Princess' digi stamp
DP Pink Paislee 'Spring Jubilee'
Various flowers from W.O.C
Marianne Designs corner die
Beige Grosgrain Ribbon from my stash
White Gesso which i mixed with some ice white mica, lathered over the paper and flowers

Hug&Blessings, Vick xxx


  1. Hi Vick, this image is so lovely and love the colouring.
    How you getting on with your distress markers. I have had a dabble with mine but not that impressed with my results.
    Hugs Sue W.

  2. Hello Sue darling,
    Firstly thankyou so much for your lovely comment, i really do appreciate every single one, they spur me on to do better.
    To be perfectly honest with you, i haven't played with them yet, except for the charts you've seen on here, ive been laid up in bed for over a week and then have had food poisioning the past 3 days, today is the first day i havent had bad stomach cramps, although im still bedbound with my disabilities, oh well, its always the same! anyhoo....i have been online as you know and colouring with my promarkers, God i wish i had loads of money i fancy copics as i have seen so many good results with them, especially in red hair colouring, oh well, i shall continue buying my beloved promarkers in singles from Joanna Sheen lol, hope you are well girl and i will show you on here when i get results with the Distress Markers and i'll let you know what card etc i used ok hun? xxxxx huggles

  3. O my word what a gorgeous card,,, your colouring is simply amazing... I have over I dozen Saturated canary images on my computer which I bought.. and Have not had time to play with.... I must correct that so soon.. you have inspired me to do so... Hugs May x x x x

  4. Wow shes absolutely beautiful and love all of your flowers etc and colouring just fabulous, huggies June xxx

  5. Aww thankyou June darling hope you are ok hun xxxx huggles Vick

  6. Lovely Vick, great image and your colouring is fab. The flowers compliment the design perfectly. Sorry to hear you have not been well. Big Healing Hug. X

  7. Hiya Joanie, my dearest friend,thankyou so much, for your sweet comment, it really is a testament to you being such a lovely person! I am still ill, i thought i was getting better but ive gone backwards, my hip looks like there are 2 hips, im growing a second bum!!!!!!urgh!!!! xxxx

  8. Beautiful design Vick .. I just love this little girl's big eyes and lovely long blonde hair. Wonderful card x

  9. Her hair is perfect! I really dig your style, luv!


  10. Aww Tabbatha thats a nice thing to say, hope you comeback real soon xxxx hugs

  11. Congrats again to the Queen of Promarkered hair! This is beautiful and I love the flowers too. Hope you are better now Vick! xx

  12. Wow those eyes are gorgeous and the hair is amazing too. I've just not got the hang of shading yet. Super card.
    Sue x