Tuesday, 11 January 2011

In Praise of Digital Papers.

I just love Digital Papers, and one of the reasons why is that you can print them out to any size you want...which means I can have any of my lovely papers scaled down for my ATC's. These papers are freebies - can't beat that for price now can you - from Colour Throwdown, to go with their challenge this week. My image is a freebie that I had a few months ago, one of Baby Buds, isn't she the cutest, she's called Snow Drop....but as you can see I've coloured her up somewhat for a snow drop.

 I'd seen this sketch on someone's blog and was hoping to enter it in the challenge...I forgot to take the name, so if you know who it belongs to can you let me know. Sadly, I'm too late for the ATC challenge I was going to put this in, but it will be going off to someone as a swap this month. 

A little close up. The dotty background I saw demo'd by Dana on Dana's Inspirations and you can see her great tutorial here. I couldn't wait to give it a try when I saw it. 

Digi DP's - Colour Throwdown
Image - Baby Bud
Colourants - Promarkers
Pearl Pins - made by my own fair hands.
other bling and ribbon - stash

My Challenges :-
Colour Throwdown -  always artichoke, baja breeze, cameo coral
Crafty Sentiments - Anything but a Card
Creative Cowgirls Challenge - Something New (papers)
Cup Cake Challenge - Something New (papers)
Pile It On Challenge - Cute Children
Polly Craft Challenge - New Things (papers)
Top Tip Tuesday - Anything Goes


dj1952 said...

She's sooooo cute! You did an awesome job coloring. The papers match so well. I tried the dotted background quite a while back, but I was never satisfied with mine, but you did a great job. Hugs, dj

Katie said...

A sweet image and a great card!
Thanks for Piling It On this week :)

Stacey G.- 2 Craf-t-4u said...

This is so pretty Linda! I have the image and the paper, but love how you put it all together! Great job!

Berenice R. said...

Such a pretty card! Thanks for sharing :)

Ulina /Apricot Bubbles said...

Hi Lin!
That´s a very pretty ATC! And I like your dotty background - well done!

Dana said...

Awww,, so cute!! Isn't that dot background fun?? It looks adorable with this cutey!! (Thanks for the link)

Priyanka said...

O God I love pink and she is looking sooooo gorgeous with her pink paper, and she is soo adorable,her hair is nice,I really LOve this entire card

Lisa Jane said...

cute little card - lovely colours
Thanks for joining us at oldie but a goodie
Lisa ;)

Marianne said...

Such a sweet card! And the dots on the background of the fairy are perfect!
Thanks for playing along at creative cowgirls challenge,

Francesca said...

Thanks for entering our challenge over at oldie but a goodie, unfortunately your wonderful entry is not eligible as we require you to use stamped images (No digi images allowed)

Gina said...

Oooow she is sooo pretty :D Lovely card, thank you for joining us at Creative Cowgirls :D XXX

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah this is super, What a sweet card and I love the colours you have used. Thanks for playing along on Crafty Sentiments Hazelxoxo

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Linda, what a super cute ATC. I love the image and your papers are gorgeous. Thanks for joining in with my "something new" challenge over at cupcake craft challenge this week. Hugs, Denise x

Annemaritta said...

Cutie she is! Nice job with digital papers. The way you have coloured her face is so nice. (I'm like Sherlock Holmes with my magnifying glass here, looking at every detail). It really is girly altogether :)

Thank you.

Laura said...

Linda this is fabulous! I love the dotty background and the image is so cute! digital papers are really cool! I never would have guessed they are printed :)

Anonymous said...

Really cute card! Thanks for joining us on the Top Tip Tuesday Challenge!
hope you continue to play throughout the year too!

hugs Samantha :0)

Nannieflash said...

Hi Lindy this is gorgeous love that sweet image. With love and hugs Shirleyxxx

Faye said...

What an adorable card, it is soo pretty. Thanks for shring it with us at Cupcake. x

scrapperjulia said...

This is a really cute ATC! Love the digital papers and that cute image! Thanks for joining us at the Oldie but a Goodie Challenge!
Julia-Guest DT

BethieJ said...

CUTE CUTE CUTE!!! Nice job! I agree LOVE digi papers, and stamps.. (and hello no mess in my crafty room! - well unless I leave the papers out! ;) ha ha! )
Thank You for joining us at PIO this week! Have a GREAT day!

Neeti said...

Beautiful card Linda and all your other creations are sweet too.
I have found your blog on Feline's playful.. I am a new follower.
Hugs, Neeti

Eiglas said...

Lovely Lindy!
Thank you so much for sharing with us over at Top Tip Tuesday!

Caroljenks said...

This is so sweet, great colours.

Thanks for joining us this week over at Top Tip Tuesday for our 'Anything Goes' challenge :)

Carol x

Heather said...

Gorgeous, I'm loving your creativity. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week :)

Milliesmarvels said...

This is fab! Thanks so much for joining us for the Pollycraft Challenge.

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