Thursday, 15 January 2015

A Fishy Valentine...

 

Hi Peeps...

Yes it's me... back again!!  And yes (for those of you who are shocked) it's me... using orange!!  But for good reason, I promise...

Today is the start of a new challenge at Whimsie Doodles - and our theme for the first one of the year is...

IT MUST BE LOVE

Now when I looked through the fabulous Valentines images at Whimsie Doodles, I saw this one, and for whatever reason, it really appealed to my sense of humour - so I dug out my oranges and this is what I came up with - hope you like...  



Card Recipe:
Papers - My Minds Eye Tickled Pink (! even though they are orange and blue)
PC generated sentiment of my own imagination
Die: Paper Trey Ink Ric Rac Border
Glitter and Glossy Accents
Colouring - Copics
Fish YR00/02/24, W3
Blue Water: B000/01/14
Sand E42/33
Reds: R32/24
Glass - C1

Why don't you pop over to the blog HERE and see what the very talented DT ladies have come up with to inspire..  there are some real beauties I can promise you and I know that you'll be spoiled for choice with the images!  There are prizes to be won, and GDT places too!

http://www.whimsiedoodles.blogspot.co.uk/

That's me done for a little while now (why do the posting dates all come at once?  Good job I was well organised in advance! YES I was!! LOL)

Big crafty hugs... 

20 comments:

  1. Now I'm not a fan of Valentine's usually, but this card has really tickled me. I love your LO and the cute image.
    Can you just stop it now, 'coz yer costing me a fortune rushin' orf to buy all these images! xxx

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  2. A brilliant card Christine, those little fish look so sweet and the papers suit them perfectly.
    Lorraine x

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  3. Love it - great sentiment!!
    Hugs
    Annette
    xx

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  4. Just great the sentiment is perfect Love and hugs Carole x

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  5. Such a fun card Christine, love it!
    hugs Jacee
    Simply Paper Card Design

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  6. Fabulous, love the image and brill sentiment...made me smile!
    The small flower pink petticoat paper I used on my card is the Daisy Bouquet but can not find it on their web site now (I have had it a while now) Sorry just edited my post to say so :( was in a bit of a rush last night when writing up post!
    hugs
    Wendy xx

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  7. Super cute Christine! Those gold fish are darling :) Hope you have a great weekend!

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  8. Fab card, love these little fishes. Gail xx

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  9. Brilliant card so different from the usual Valentines :o)
    Jackie xx

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  10. Love this, everything put together so well.

    You asked about the paper on my card. It's 'summer fresh' by Simple Stories. It was a random little pad I picked up in TKMaxx very cheaply.

    Liz x

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  11. so gorgeous christine.fab design and colours and i love the fun fish :D

    xx coops xx

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  12. Fabulous card Christine - such a cute image and I love the colours.
    Debs xx

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  13. Oooh...it's just TOO CUTE, Christine!! Great colours and colouring, and the sentiment is so fun!
    Thanks for the reminder to link up to In the Pink! :o)

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  14. Loving this card Christine and the sweet fishes too. Infact loving the orange too...oh my ! Sorry comments are late but getting to grips with a new 'puter argghhh!.....bought same day I was told to get one, arrived next day, son arrived that day too and fixed it up......sooo much to do...and so quickly, head in a spin still !!!! Viv xx

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  15. A orange card? Organised in advance?? Did someone hack your blog Christine?! Are you feeling ok?!

    Ok, I know it's still you because despite the orange and turquoise (fab combo BTW) the super cute design and little hints of sparkle/shine gave you away!

    Big hugs, Kat xx

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  16. love this Christine..it's sooo cute!

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  17. Such a fun image and sentiment - this card really brought a smile to my face! Love the papers too.
    Rebecca.
    x

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  18. hahahahah! Christine! This sentiment is soooo DARLING! And your colouring is GORGEOUS! Her lips look so nice and lush and glossy! hehehehe!!! What a super sweet card .. I love it!

    Hope you are having a lovely week so far!

    Big Hugs,
    Elise

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  19. Awe so sweet and charming, beautiful design and fab coloring. Thanks for visiting and leaving the sweet luv.  
    Hugs
    Berni
    berni46blogspot.

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