Friday, 27 March 2015

Freshly Made Sketches #179 & Happy Little Stampers CAS March Challenge

I thought that I would enter today's card for two of my favourite challenges, Freshly Made Sketches #179 - A sketch by Amy

And - as the focal piece was sponged - another one for Happy Little Stampers CAS Challenge

This is my card, all supplies will be listed below.

Supplies used:

American Crafts - Woodgrain EF
Altenew - 'Label Love' stamp set
Clearly Besotted - Butterfly die
Stampin' Up - Pearls
Incidentals - White & coloured cardstock, vellum, Versamark 'Black Onyx' and various distress inks.  Plus a homemade stencil and white pigment ink.

As always, thanks for taking the time to visit my little blog and for any comments you leave, you are all appreciated.  Have a lovely day!  Hazel xx


  1. Hazel this background is amazing! I was looking at the close ups and I love the light white dots ! Love, love, love this! Beautiful card, hope you have a wonderful weekend.

  2. Gorgeous!! The bokeh effect looks amazing!! What a beautiful card!! Have a great weekend :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  3. Gorgeous bokeh!! I love your beautiful butterfly paired with your background, and those pearls are perfect!

  4. Gorgeous sponging with the bokeh technique Hazel! Love it on the white woodgrain backdrop! Thanks for playing along at Happy Little Stampers.

  5. This is so pretty. I love the bit of sparkle on your bokeh background!

  6. Love this pretty sunny Bokeh treatment on this clever card. Nice touch to make the sentiment look like one of the Dynamo labels. Very modern and such a fresh look to your lovely card. Happy wkend and TFS. Hugs

  7. Fabulous card. Love the black sentiment banner against the bokeh background.

  8. This card is beautiful Hazel! I love your boket (sp) background. You did a fabulous job with it! Hugs, Brenda

  9. I love this beautiful background of spring colors and the sweet butterfly!

  10. This is gorgeous, Hazel! The orange background is so striking with the black and white! Thanks so much for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches.

  11. Wow hazel what a fabulous background color and design.

    Hugs diane

  12. What a stunning backdrop for your butterfly - it positively glows! Thank you for playing along with us at Freshly Made Sketches.


Thank you so very much for your comments you lovely people, they really make my day! Hazel x