Saturday, 2 February 2013

Happy Hedgehog

I ordered a bargain pack of Papermania Country Companions stuff from Docrafts last year and decided to get it out for a play again, this time using the lovely detailed layered die along with the papers.
The cute hedgie was cut from Core'dinations and gently sanded before being layered up and I added a hint of chalk to give him rosy cheeks and bead eyes.  The  paper pack has some pretty background scenes, I decided on this one as a backdrop to the character.  The sentiment is from a decoupage sheet in the same range that also came as part of my bundle for a tenner.
To finish off, I added some punched flowers and leaves, a ribbon and bow and some lavender pearls.
I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Totally Papercrafts - #152 - make your own embellishments
Sparkles - #40 - die cuts and flowers
Crafty Ribbons - #38 - anything goes with ribbon
Moving Along With the Times - punch it out
Crafting by Design - animal antics
Top Tip Tuesday - #94 - layers

19 comments:

  1. Simply gorgeous Wendy, such soft background papers and your little hedgie is so cute, love it, kate x

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  2. This is gorgeous Wendy. The hedgie looks fabulous and I love the background and pretty flowers.
    Lorraine x

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  3. beautiful card Wendy, such a cute image..pam

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  4. this is just fabulous Wendy - really a super scene for a cute Hedgy xx

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  5. Oh my how cute is this one - just love it

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  6. This is gorgeous Wendy, love the Hedgehog, papers and layout. Marlene

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  7. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons. Good luck and hope to see you again soon.
    hugs Anke

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  8. Hi Wendy, what a lovely card, that hedgehog is so cute and the background is gorgeous. Love it all.

    Wilma x x x x

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  9. This is so very pretty. Thank you for joining us this week at TPC Challenge
    Laine
    xx

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  10. Beautiful Card Wendy,Love the background....

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  11. Your hedgie is so cute and love the effect the sanded paper has on him. Cute, cute card!!! Thanks for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday.

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  12. That hedgie is truly adorable and I love the layered pastel design too. Thanks for playing at Top Tip Tuesday and good luck. Hope to see you back tuesday for a new challenge. Bettina xx

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  13. So pretty Wendy!
    Thanks for joining in at Crafty Ribbons for 'anything goes with ribbon'
    Laura
    :)

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  14. Fabulous card!

    Thanks for joining in the fun with us at Sparkles

    Hugs Shaz x

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  15. Oh this is so sweet
    . Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week for our punch it out challenge
    Lisa x

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  16. Love that cute hedgehog! Fab card, great layout & colours!Thanks for joining us at Sparkles this time & good luck!
    Hugs Jo x

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