Monday, 19 May 2014

HMFMC 170 - SPLISH SPLASH (anything to do with water)

Tracy has chosen our theme and as soon as I saw what this week's challenge at HMFMC was going to be I knew what I was going to do. I absolutely LOVE the image I've used and I think it's perfect for Thinking of You cards and the like. I can't seem to get out of my duck egg blue phase so apologies for that. It looks so cool with a touch of black and white.

Here is my card

Quite a lot going on, I know, but it just kind of grew if you know what I mean ;oD

As usual, I stamped the image with Memento Tuxedo Black and coloured it in with my Copic Markers and Prismacolour Pencils. It hasn't come out too well in the photograph but I lifted the raindrops with another crafty staple of mine, Glossy Accents

The dies and sentiment on the front of the card are by Sizzix and the gorgeous butterflies are by Clearly Besotted. More from Clearly Besotted on the inside of the card. My backing paper is a favourite by Basic Grey.

We'd love it if you dropped by to see what the DT have put together to whet your appetite. Why not join in with the challenge and take a chance on winning one of the amazing prizes on offer. What have you got to lose?



  1. This is simply gorgeous from your image to your dies and bp's and I am LOVING the inside too - who could fail to be cheered by this one, Lauren


  2. ooh love this - fabby stamp and the inside is gorgeous too! x

  3. One of my favorite images and you presented it beautifully.

  4. Hi Lauren, an absolutely gorgeous creation, love everything about it. Your color work is awesome and so are all your details and the design.

    PS-This challenge theme was chosen by Tracy, not me......

    1. Yikes! Thanks for the headsup there Sue. I've amended it to show Tracey is hosting our challenge this time around...


  5. This is a gorgeous card Lauren, I love your sweet image and fabulous die cut details. Such a fabulous design and I love the decorated inside as well.

  6. Awhh! What a sweetie..I LOve your colours and design..
    A lovely inside too! Your umbrella is soooo pretty.

  7. Awww I love this cute hopper image one of my very 1st to colour..sigh! gorgeous colour combo, the dies & lush bow all make this super sweet creation perfect for the chall theme. thanks fr a super GDT card.

    smiles Christine x

  8. Love the sweet image and super design with those fabulous dies xx


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