Sunday, January 24, 2010

It's Pile It On week!

The theme this week at Pile it on! is Warm wishes. We were to translate that any way we wanted. So I decide to do a "best wishes" card. This one was fun, I knew I wanted to do a "get well" "wish" card, because I have a girl friend who had gall bladder surgery on Friday.
And I know she'll need a pick-me-up.

Challenges that I am accomplishing:

Isn't she cute?
I started this card by stamping the background flowers with Versamark and then going over them with chalks. I just swirled the chalks over the image and they magically appear. I like the soft look they have. Then I stamped the girl on Neenah paper and colored her with Copics. I trimmed her out and placed her over the flowers using pop-dots. I then cut that whole piece out using a scallop Nestability. I cut another scallop out slightly larger and punched holes in each of the scallops and edged it with white ink. I found some pretty purple paper (PTI) and layered it with purple ribbon (May Arts). I added a sentiment from PTI on a "tag" to the left of the scallop. To finish it all off I added 3 pearls that I colored purple with my Copics, to the bottom right corner.

Stamps: The Angel Company (girl and flowers), Papertrey Ink {PTI}(Sentiment)
Paper: Solid (Core d'nations), Patterned (PTI)
Ink: Memories, Versamark, PTI (fresh snow)
Other: Copics, EK Success (1/16" hole punch)(chalks)(tag punch), Hero Arts (Pearls)


  1. Your card is so sweet, Jennifer. I love those flowers that look like they have been hand stitched! And the chalks give it such a soft and dreamy feeling. I'm sure your friend will love this card!!

  2. Hi Jennifer, love your scene, makes you think spring is just around the corner. Thanks for joining us at OLL this time. Hugs xx

  3. Jennifer your card is DARLING! Love the flowers and the sweet little girl image!!!
    Have a GREAT day!

  4. Love all of the purple on this card!!! Super cute!!! Very excited to be working with you again at PIO.

  5. cute image on a lovely card
    Thanks for joining us at Charisma this week

  6. OMG! That image is so so cute! What an adorable card!

  7. Jennifer - this is so stinkin' cute!!! Love the combo of papers too. I'm a sucker for purple :) Great job!

  8. gorgeous card. love everyting here. Congrats with your new DTjob too. I will take a look on the blog now

  9. What an adorable card! Your friend will certainly be cheered up when she open this.

  10. Gorgeous colours, I love your papers and such a cute image
    Thank you so much for joining in Ooh La La challenge this week we hope we see you again

  11. So adorable. Great card and image. Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz.

  12. Fab image and lovely fruity colours.Thanks for playing with Charisma this week.
    xx Vee

  13. very cute card :-) Love the image and the papers are perfect ! :-)

    thanks for joining the Simon Says Stamp challenge and DT call :-)

    Lols x x x

  14. Yes she is def cute LOL thanks for playing along with Tt this week x Janet

  15. Linda, this is so adorable! Beautifully done! Lovely card! Thanks so much for playing FTTC!

  16. Fabulous!

    Thank you for playing along with us at Quixotic Challenges!


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