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Monday, 24 May 2010

Pieces of Quiet for Penny Black Challenge

On the Penny Black challenge this week, they asked for LOTS OF DOTS, so with the help of some WeR Memory Keepers Whiteout Frenzy papers, here's mine.
The adorable little boy is a Slapstick stamp by Penny Black, called Pieces of Quiet, coloured with Copics and Promarkers.

A bit of stitching always helps in my opinion.................
Isn't that the sweetest sentiment?

I stamped him twice, once onto the orange paper, then onto white, which I coloured then cut around the boy, and popped him onto the base image with foam pads.

Thanks to those of you who suggested vinegar for my insect bites, it really works, mind you, I smell like a fish and chip shop...........
See you tomorrow


  1. I love how you popped the little guy up. And I am so glad your insect bites are better. hugs

  2. Hi En

    Eu de Harry Ramsden? LOL!!! Not sure it will turn into the fragrance of the year but it is having its uses.

    Love your card. Definitely lots of dots and the image and sentiment is just so cute.

    Love Jules xx

  3. Morning sweetie this is just beautiful I love the colours and the image, it is all just perfect
    Hugs Jacqui x

  4. Was für eine tolle farbenfrohe Karte.Und das Motiv ist supersüß.

  5. What a cute card! I love all the dots, and the little flaggish embellishments. I really love how you gave the little guy extra dimension with the foam pads. TFS :D.

  6. Enfys your card is `gorgeous` Hope your well and enjoying this nice weather :)xxx

  7. Oh how adorable this card is ... love your use of dots ... this little guy and that clever sentiment is so very much something my own Son would have done and said when he was a child. Ahhh ... the memories! =)

  8. I love this cute card! I hope you're recovering from those nasty
    bug bites.

  9. What a gorgeous card Enfys,i love your image and the colours.
    So sweet.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  10. Vinager....really? Well if you don't want to smell like a chip shop when you go out, I use 'Gold Bond' medicated anti-itch cream.
    (Although it isn't a particularly lovely scent) but it works, and you won't smell like you've been toiling over the fish n chips all day! lol
    I love this little boy stamp. Since I have mostly boys to make for I'm drawn to the little boy things. TFS

  11. Love this bright card with the gorgeous little cutie on, those colours would really make it special card for a child.
    Kim xXx

  12. just adorable En and love the sentiment......thanks for joining in the fun this week at Penny Black Saturday...hugs kath xxx

  13. Oh Enfys that sentiment brought a smile to my face, and your card is stunning those papers are gorgeous. Hope your bites are healing mine is still very sore, its on my knee. And yes I could just do with some fish and chips its sounds extremely yummy. With love and hugs Shirleyxxxx

  14. Love your card. I could just hug that little guy. So glad the vinegar suggestion did the trick. It's old fashioned, but works.

  15. LOVE IT LOVE IT!!!!!! The colours are just fab and a brilliant image.

  16. ohhhh that is such a sweet sentiment! Love the whole thing, actually

  17. Love your card, how sweet!
    Glad the vinegar worked and fish and chips are quite tasty too.

  18. oh really love this,the card is so bright and cheery just awesome hugs cheryl xx

  19. awww Enfys he is so cute! another stamp I neeeeeed! lol, gorgeous colours you used for him, thanks for joining us at penny black. Joey.xxx

  20. I LOVE POLKA DOTS!!! This card is ADORABLE!!!

  21. Oh what a sweetheart of a card Enfys.


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Enfys x