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Tuesday, March 9, 2010

8 Challenges combined

1. Digital Tuesday - piercing
2. Bah! Humbug - stitching
3. Daring Cardmakers - aquamarine
4. Just us girls - sketch
5. Crazy 4 Challenges - paper piercing
6. Magical crafts - things with wings
7. 1-stop craft shop - sew simple
8. Pile it on - one colour (aqua) plus a neutral (white)

Coloured the free digital image with my Derwent's.
Pierced strip of paper, and faux stitched it.
Distressed card edges with Tea Dye Distress ink.
Cut out the angel and mounted on circle.
Added brads and sentiment plus glitter on the wings.


  1. THis is just precious - love the angel and the cross stitching on the ribbon. Thanks so much for playing along with Just Us Girls this week. We appreciate your participation and support. :-) Hope to see you again next week.

  2. What a darling card! You did a great job coloring that sweet angel & using Dana's sketch! Thanks so much for including Just Us Girls sketch challenge - hope you come play again!

  3. I am amazed at the number of challenges you combine in each card. They are so lovely, I look at them every day, but not always have the time to stop and chat. well done

  4. Sweet! What a great image to highlight here! Thank you for playing in the Just Us Girls sketch challenge this week!

  5. My first time visit here and its so nice to meet a fellow South African cardmaker here in blog land. Love your creative style.

  6. oh so sweet - this is just lovely. Good luck in our prize draw.
    Ann xxx
    Bah! Humbug! DT

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  8. Sorry wrong hat on lol, Lovely card fab image.Thanks for joining us at OSCC this week. luv gina xx

  9. What a super card and well done for combining so many challenges. Thank you for joining us at Bah! Humbug! this week and good luck in the prize draw.


  10. What a gorgeous card I love the image you have used, lovely colouring too
    Thanks for joining in at MCFC this time

    Jackie x

  11. Wonderful card Desiree, love the sweet angel image.

    Thanks for joining us at Magical Crafts.


    Joanne xx

  12. Such a cute card Desiree, love the touch of stitching on the Ribbon. Thanks for joining us at Magical Crafts this time.
    Hugs, Donna x

  13. A very sweet card Desiree, stitching is fab. Thank you for joining us at OSCC this week, good luck in the draw. Hugs Suzi x

  14. What a fantastic, card with a sweet image. I love the stitching and your sentiment is just perfect.

    Thank you so much for joining in our latest challange.

    Bah! Humbug!

  15. A great card the Angel image is so cute I would love to know what she is dreaming about! Thanks for playing along at Magical Crafts.
    Carol Ann xx