Sunday, April 24, 2011

sweet daisy...

Poor daisy has been sitting neglected so so long thought it about time she saw ink again !! she is my fave ever sugar nellie i love these old ones by elisabeth bell such a shame she doesnt design for them anymore . I wanted a soft dreamy look for this one so kept the colours pale ,i painted the edges of the papers with white paint and a bit of tims crackle paint to soften it as well and added my new favourite thing ...cheesecloth !!

stamp-sugar nellie 'daisy' coloured with distress inks
papers-mme distressed with crackle paint
flower -woc
corner die-nellie snellen

entering in
ABC challenge -s is for sparkle
paper sundaes -2 from sparkles, pearls, diecuts, yellow

hugs sara x x x


Elaine Stark said...

A beautiful card. Thanks for joining Top Tip Tuesday. Could you link Top Tip Tuesday back to our blog to enable you to be elligible for the prize draw. Elaine

Lori said...

I totally agree about the image, one of my faves too, and I love the cheesecloth, I attempted it, but didn't like the result, I'll wait for a softer card, this is scrumptious!!!!

angelwhispers said...

Sara this is just such a pretty design and love the soft colours really make this beautiful image stand out!!! Loving the cheesecloth looks perfect with the overall soft effect!! Chanelle xxx

Alica said...

Wonderful! Love your coloring and the flowers too!
Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week!

Alica ;)

Becca Fabozzi said...

sara, this is absolutely adorable! I love the image, and your card is just gorgeous!

Exclusively by Mel said...

Stunning card Sara!
Must try some cheesecloth! looks fab.
I adore this image.
Mel. xx

krafty-kutz said...

sara, shes gorg! Absolutely stunning x

Crealin said...

Hi Sara,

what a wonderful cards you make, I discovered your beautiful blog by the MDUC. Your card just rocks, congrats being number 1.
This card is so sweet! I've become your folower :-)

Lins ;-)

Caroljenks said...

Stunning card and that cheesecloth looks amazing!

Thanks for joining us over at Top Tip Tuesday for our 'Open Challenge' :)

Carol x

Lin said...

This is completely gorgeous! Love your new favourite thing... the whole effect is just stunning.

Thanks for joining in with our sparkle challenge at ABC.

Lin xx

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

Hi Sara your card is stunning. I love this stamp too and your card has a beautiful soft feel to it. The cheesecloth looks amazing. Sarahxx

Shana said...

How beautiful! You have done an amazing job on this card featuring one of my favorite Sugar Nellies! Thank you for joining us at Paper Sundaes - we hope to see you again this week!