Wednesday, 27 November 2013

I love Teddies


It's true I do love Teddies and Forever Friends seem a bit neglected nowadays yet whenever I see one it makes me smile and they are so lovely to colour. I played around with some heat embossing for a change too using a swirly stamp. clear embossing powder and then DI Worn Lipstick
Image - Docrafts Forever Friends
Medium - Copics Papers - Papermania Home for Christmas
Dies - Spellbinders circle, Memory Box party lanterns and landscape
Card blank - Craftwork Cards
Ribbon - reverse of Christmas ribbon from Crafty Ribbons
Other - stickles, Stampendous embossing powder, swirl stamp, DI Worn Lipstick

Challenges
Ready-Teddy-Go Embossing 
Sketchy Colours Great sketch 
Charisma Christmas 
Southern Girls Round, round baby right round 
Sparkles Christmas Have a beary Christmas
Craftyhazelnut For a child 
Sweet Stampin' Cause for Celebration 
Shabby Tea Room Christmas is coming (photo inspiration and red, white, brown)

35 comments:

Sarah said...

Yup, he's definitely a cheery little soul. Love your card Marianne x

Sue said...

Gorgeous card, adorable FF bear always makes me smile too. I love the colours too.
Sue xx

misteejay said...

I love teddies too but have to admit that I can't remember the last time I actually used one of my FF stamps **hangs head in shame**

Lovely card Marianne - it has a lovely 'warm & cosy' feel to it.

Toni xx

Sammy said...

This is sooooo lovely Marianne! I adore the image and the heat embossing/inking looks gorgeous! x

Chrissy said...

He is just adorable Marianne..love the wee bird and the way Teddy is looking at him...fabulous colouring and love the sparkle and must get that landscape die...
Yes...Under the Dome...I love it too...the monarch just through the egg in the water tonight and the sky lit up with fireworks...so exciting and have to wait till next week now to find out what happens...

Luv CHRISSYxx

Clevercrafter said...

Yes great effect with the embossing and inking Marianne, love the shaped card blank.
Lorraine

Carol S. said...

Hi Marianne, I am a teddy addict too. He is so cute and love his little Robin friend. Gorgeous card. Hugs, Carol S.xx

Bea und Doreen said...

gorgeous card so super cute
Many thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.
Doreen xx

Stamps and Paper said...

Sweet image Marianne...lovely card

Anne

Sue said...

This is such a sweet card, Marianne. Love your cute bear and all the layers and diecuts, so pretty. Thank you for joining us at ATSM.

Tina M said...

What a cute little guy!! Darling card, thanks for joining us this week at The Shabby Tea Room :)

Nancy Guse said...

Your card is super cute with that lovable teddy bear! Happy Holidays!

Sue said...

Fabulous card and design,love your image.
Hugs

cuilliesocks said...

Hi Marianne, lovely card, a truly sweet little bear, great embellishments too, hugs Kate x

Donna Mosley said...

Adorable card Marianne, love the sweet image and your colouring is amazing.

Donna

Debs said...

I too adore FF images - they are uber cute :o)
Fabulous emboss and resist technique.
Debs xx

Sandra H said...

Stunning card Marianne x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous Marianne, I like the image and the design.
Kevin xx

Wendy said...

Gorgeous card Marianne, love the cute bear.
Wendy xx

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

Love this Marianne! One of my fav' teddies ever!! Such a gorgeous card, papers and layout. Really fab. Hugs, Wends x

Shell B. said...

Fabulous card Marianne, adorable image & so festive!

Good to see you join us for the Southern Girls Challenge, hope to you come back soon!
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Jackie said...

Gorgeous card, love the colours and shapes :o)
Jackie xx

julie_woolston said...

Aww so adorable love it.
Hugs Julie xxx

Sandra H said...

Ooooo wow perfect card and adorable image for our challenge over at Sparkles Christmas Challenge "Have a Beary Christmas" thank you for joining our challenge and good luck hope to see you next time Dt Member Sandra H xx

-Aneta- said...

Such a sweet image and perfect coloring :)

coops said...

so gorgeous marianne.fab sweet ff bear and i love those papers :D

xx coops xx

Natali said...

Beautiful in colours and cute with image card. Love combination of kraft and red. Looks amazing!!
Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin` “Celebration” Challenge and we hope to see you again soon.
Hugs
Natali

Pia Krogh Larsen said...

Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.
Pia xx

Hazel said...

Thanks for entering your lovely card for CHNC challenge 152 x

mags said...

This is lovely Marianne. Super colours and design and such a cute image.
Mags
x

Heidi Gonzales said...

Very, very cute! Thanks for playing with us this week in The Shabby Tea Room this week

Marianne said...

Woow, your card is just amazing, and sooo cute!I love all the details, and the way you have used our sketch.
Thank you for joining Sketchy Colors, and lots of luck!
Hugs, Marianne:)

Sue said...

Hello again Marianne, just popping back for another look at your fab card and to say thank you for taking part in the Ready Teddy Go Challenge this month.
Sue xx

mazza said...

such a fab cute card
Thanks for joining us this week over at Charisma Cardz challenge blog.
Good Luck with the challenge
Hugs
Marie (A Charisma Gal)
xxxx

Sarah said...

Gorgeous card, love your design and colours, thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz, hugs, Sarah x