Friday, 20 April 2018

Up, Up and Away!!!

 
Hi Lovelies....

How're you all doing?  If you're in the UK like me, I hope you've been able to enjoy the sunshine and warmth we've been having this week...  seems we've skipped Spring and gone straight to Summer!

And talking of summer...  I love seeing hot air balloons in the sky..  so this image is perfect for me for this week.  It's for our Bellarific Friday - and we have used another stamp from the Stamp of the Month section - mine is Ramona and Teddy in a Balloon..

I went for another shaker card and used Distress Inks for my cloud background.. before adding the acetate and frame - complete with lots of lovely sequins of course.   After colouring the balloon, I adhered it with 3D foam pads to the acetate.  My lovely man provided the clever sentiment - which I thought was very apt for this image!


Card Info:
Stamp - Stamping Bella Ramona and Teddy in a Balloon, Sentiment - done on PC, Die - Your Next Stamp Scalloped Rectangle, Colouring - Copics - Balloon - R43/35/46, YG23/25/01/03, Y15/17, Basket E30/31/33/55, Bear E55/57, Girl's cape - E99, Distress Ink Broken China, Sequins

Hope you like my make - I'm not sure with my fear of heights I could actually try a ride on one of those balloons, but I can always dream!  

Pop over to the Stamping Bella Blog for more Bella Babes inspiration - and don't forget you can join in the current 'Make it Sparkle' challenge at the Facebook Page.

Have a lovely weekend - I'm popping into Brighouse tomorrow to spend some pennies with Tracy at Dies to Die For at the pop up shop, and to say hi to Faye and friends.

Big hugs

5 comments:

  1. que c'est joli et gai, oh j'adore!

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  2. Awwww, lovely card Christine. Fab colouring on that huge balloon.
    Have a lovely weekend. xx

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  3. Brilliant card and I love the image, the sky and clouds are super to, great layout.

    Kath x

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  4. Super cute Christine! Love this sweet image and fabulous shaker creation! Hugs, Wends xoxo

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  5. Smokin' good shaker card Christine and the balloon is perfect for this theme. Perfect sky and I love the bold, bright colours you used.

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