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Hello and welcome to my blog, this is my sanctury from real life, a little bit of space for doing what i love, and that's crafting. scrapbook, cards, box's and anything inky. I do follow a lot of blogs as i like the challenges that i find and also the inspiration i get from them, so many talented people with great ideas. So please feel free to leave a comment so i know you have popped by and i can call on you. Sue

Sunday, 8 March 2015

Shabby Chic

It's my turn to set the challenge for you this week and i have gone with Shabby Chic, .
Before i get down to that we at CD Sunday received the very sad news that our former friend and team mate Wendy had pass away, I am sure so many of you will remember Wendy, better know in blog land as Purple Crazy, our heart felt condolences are sent to her family and friends.
Jocelyn will be picking her top 3 and it will be listed on our next challenge.
For my project this fortnight i have used an 8 x 8 canvas and the CD used is a Crafters Companion Flower Fairy Friends.
I started by spraying the canvas with a copper shimmer mist before i put on the back paper from the CD. 
The rest of the recipe are as follows
Image from Cd,  rose blossom,  paper roses,  wooden embellishments,  hessian ,  metal corners,  die cuts ,  a large Docrafts big bloomer ,  fabric button and gilding wax.
This challenge runs for two weeks and i look forward to seeing what you make, please remember to use something from a CD no matter how small to ensure you are eligible for ant prize that may be on offer.

also entered,

12 comments:

Wynn Walton said...

This is soooooo pretty Sue......very girlie. I love the idea of making it on a canvas too. Now who will receive this fab creation I wonder? W x

Sue's Crafty Corner said...

What a gorgeous canvas Sue. I love the flower fairies and the rose one is one of my favourites. The embellishments you've ues are great too.

Sue xx

Christine said...

WOW Sue this is stunning. Not tried using Canvas as a background. Love everything about it and a fab choice of theme
Christine xx

Planetsusie said...

This is really gorgeous Sue - I love all the embellishments and textures on here - I want to make something like this myself now!!! Thank you for entering the Crafty Calendar (Use metal) Challenge this month, lots of luck to you.

Hugs Sue Pxxx DT

Jocelyn said...

I absolutely love this Sue and you have used a lovely image - I have always loved the flower fairies. Just Fabulous
!
Jocelyn x

Sue said...

Beautiful card Sue thanks for joining us at Crafty Calendar Challenge hugs Sue DT xx

sue k said...

Beautiful card, I love the soft colors, the image and accents are wonderful. Thank you for joining us this week at HIMCR.

Sue - HIMCR DT
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Chrissy Sharp said...

Hello Sue, A lovely project. A lovely style. Thank you for joining us this Month. Crafting With An Attiude Good luck. We would love to see you again for our next challenge.

Would it be at all possible to link your card back to our challenge please.

Chrissy (Challenge Blog Owner)

Samantha said...

Lovely vintage feel to your canvas, Thanks for joining in with our challenge at As You Like It,
hugs Samantha :0)

Lena's Creations said...

What a beautiful project. Love the soft colours you used. The image is gorgeous!
Thanks for joining in the fun at Hiding in My Craft Room.
Hugs,
Lena – DT
Lena’s Creations

Carol said...

A beautiful card Sue and such a lot of work but so worth it.
Carol
xx

Erin Bentley said...

Hi, A beautiful project and image, great colours. Thank you for joining us at Crafting With An Attitude this month.

Hugs Erin (Owner)

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