Wednesday, 2 May 2012

Whimsy New Release - May Blog Hop

ooohhhhh don't you just love the start of a new month????  There are many reasons why a new month is lovely but one of them is because there is always a new release of digi images from


and another reason is because there is a Blog Hop ... which of course means lots of inspiration and some prizes....... so don't forget to go in the proper order and leave a comment on everyone's blog!

You should have arrived here from Suzi's blog ... The Manic World of Mrs Weyremaster  If you get lost along the way then just head back over to the Whimsy blog for a list :)

For my card I have used this totally cute new image called Little Bear Garden Delight.  As soon as I saw this little bear I just HAD to colour it.  I have used Copic Markers and some Spica pens.

 The base card is a lovely deep purple and I have used a matching piece for the 'diamond border' piece.  This is a Spellbinders Die from Classic Decorative Inserts Five.  I have stuck on some little rhinestones to tie in the pinks.  The flowers are from Kaisercraft (I think ... ).  The Flourish is a Cheery Lynn Deigns Die called Tropical Flourish.
The gorgeous background paper is from a Collage Paper Pack from Pink Paislee.  The Pack is called Vintage Vogue.

This little bear was a pure delight to colour ... so simple and so gorgeous.

Don't forget to start at the beginning of the hop .... and leave a comment on each page .... there are gorgeous projects that will truly inspire you.  And of course there will be a couple of prizes to win along the way.

Your next stop will be Michelle's Blog ... Stamps, Paper & Donkey Smiles.

Thankyou so much for stopping by ... enjoy hopping.
xoxoxox Carly



15 comments:

  1. This is gorgeous ,love the image and fab layout.xxx

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  2. oh so cute and I adore those papers just gorgeous
    Hugs Kate xx

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  3. I can see why you like this image - it really is lovely, and your card is great. I like how the colours in your image are reflected in your choice of papers and embellishments, it's all so well put together. CoB

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  4. Beautiful card with a lovely flower!

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  5. This is so pretty, Carly! I lloe the patterned paper and the sweet image!

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  6. super cute image - and I love that flower! Hugs Rachel xx

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  7. Awww isnt this little bear delightful Carly what a lovely card well done Hugs Elaine

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  8. AAAAAAWWWWWWW, so, so sweet!! Love the subtle coloring of the bear.

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  9. Such a sweet card Carly I love the colours you used.

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  10. love him! great color choices :)

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  11. So pretty and sweet! Love the purple and the distressed edges look wonderful.

    Shelby

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  12. so pretty! love the pretty papers and rose.

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  13. This card is so sweet and tender! I love the paper that you had used! And the image is so cute and lovely colored! Hugs, Bo

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  14. Carly, this has to be one of your BEST EVER cards!!! Simply PERFECT!!!

    I'm so behind on checking out your blog and I can see I have missed a bunch of great posts and cards. You have been busy!

    Hugs,
    Shirley

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