Saturday, 23 October 2010

Happy New House

A card made with a Polkadoodles stamp today. I printed the paper from the All Around and Everywhere CD, this is the card I was making when I mislaid my punch - I was going to punch all around the page, but couldn't find the border punch. In the end, I was quite pleased with the way the punched corners looked when I backed them in white. The main image was coloured with promarkers, and cut out with nestabilities

I found that little beaded trim on clearance in Jo-Anns, I always haunt those ribbon aisles looking for bargains. The trim is made up of loads of little metal dots on a backing strip
and here is the inside of the card. I typed my own greeting onto one of the sentiment labels before cutting it out, and I used some scraps to pretty the inside of the card. The edges of the scallop card base were inked with one of the Promarker pinks - just run the wedge end around the card

Promarkers used:
pastel pink, dusky pink, cocktail pink, satin
apple green, lime zest and pear green
ice grey 1 to shadow
I will announce the winners of the Polkadoodle goodies tomorrow, see you then



24 comments:

  1. So pretty! I love your coloring, the soft colors ,metal dots trim and I think just having the corners punched looks lovely!

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  2. This is just so beautiful! I love the punched corners!! :)

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  3. What an absolutely adorable card, and I love that trim you found at Joanne's.

    Hugs, my friend!

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  4. Beautiful card, dear Enfys. Wonderful colours and the corners are fantastic.
    Hugs
    Melodie

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  5. So wonderful card Enfys,I love the image and the colours.
    So gorgeous papers.

    Hugs Riet.x

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  6. This is a beautiful card enfys x

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  7. Enfys, your card is so lovely. I love the pastel pink and the softness about the card. The house almost looks like it has pig-tails. (I'm not sure if you use that phrase in the UK, but it is a little pony tail on both sides of the head.) I've now got about 40 promarkers and along with the aqua markers I won last week, I plan on learning to use them. You're truly an inspiration. Hugs, dj1952

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  8. This is a really cute card. I love your style. Always look forward to your projects and stories. Thank you.

    http://iwycd.blogspot.com/

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  9. What a fun cute card! I love that stamp....I've collected dragonflies for years...even before they became popular to collect...I' going to have to start looking at the trim isle... I love hwo that ribbon looks on the card!

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  10. So very pretty! Love the corners and the colors.

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  11. The punched corners set the stage for a beautiful card. I had wondered how just doing corners would look as I have the MS Fall Leaves corner punch but not the edge punch to match. After seeing this card I am off to make some loverly fall cards.

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  12. This is gorgeous, En and from my fav CD too. I love the corners just being punched, they look perfect.
    Hugs Lisax

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  13. I love everything about this card Enfys.
    I love softness of it, I love the soft pink colors.
    Your coloring is wonderful as usual.
    I love visiting your blog everyday.

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  14. Love this, such beautiful work you do. TFS.

    Donna C.
    goCricutgo

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  15. Hi Enfys thats stunning, that little house really pops of the card and the papers and embellishments really finish it of. With love and hugs Shirleyxxxxxx

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  16. Love your work. This a very cute card.

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  17. I love this whimsical card, so pretty in the soft colors! Not long before you go to N.Y., I am looking forward to some funny stories from there, LOL.

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  18. What a pretty card and your coloring is always the best. I like the trip you used and the corners are perfect on this card.

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  19. This is such a cute card. Great colouring.
    Smiles:)

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  20. Hi!
    Wow, your card is gorgeous!! Love pink, and the stamp is so cute! Stunning!

    Hugs Ida:o)

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  21. Woooow, que preciosidad!!! Me encanta como te ha quedado!!! Que colores mas bonitos y armonicos :)
    Besos

    Belinda

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  22. Enfys,
    I love the cards make with this CD about seasons. I love the stamps of the faries also........ If I don't win I am going to try and do pay pal and order them. I will keep my fingers crossed and maybe I will win them. Thanks again for all you do for us.........

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  23. Hi Enfys, love your beautiful card, so much I had to pop over to Polkadoodles and buy the stamp and the cakes on a stand stamp, Oh dear, they're just fab.
    Love the great metallic trim too :0) xx

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  24. darling card!!!!!! luv, luv the coloring and ALL the detail you put into this card...your work is fabulous!!!!!

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I love reading your comments, thank you for taking the time
Enfys x