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Thursday, 28 October 2010

..to be a Pilgrim!

Welcome to the Glitterbabes 18th challenge!!! Wow time sure is flying this year :D doesn't seem like 5minutes since Stef allowed me a place on her dt!! As it is an Anything Goes challenge this week I asked her if I could use these gorgeous little "pilgrims" for my card.

Now I know some people shy away from stamps n digi's because they don't think their colouring techniques are good enough, but fear not!! A lot of Stefs images include a pre-coloured format. I coloured my background paper(another of Stef's images "grapevine") with promarkers, but for the "Pilgrim Boy" and "Pilgrim Girl" I used the ready coloured versions(just faded them a little to age them). All the images are printed onto handmade paper, which I ragged the edges on the background to distress. The ink from the promarkers hardly spread at all, just enough to give a lovely look of faded linen :D
This week the dt is being joined by the Lovely Dawn Lotharius, who makes some amazing stuff!! So why not pop over and leave her some love?
I am entering this card for the following challenges;
:D XXX

9 comments:

  1. Ooohhh this is soo pretty! love the images you chose, hugs!

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  2. this is so cute Gina fab colouring xx

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  3. Fab Entry, thanks for joining Sir Stampalot’s challenge, Good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  4. Love your pilgrims!! Thanks for joining us at Sir Stampalot this month.
    Pinky

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  5. Great card Gina, love the fall colours and the little Pilgrims look fab. :-) xx

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  6. Cute card. Thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sundays!

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  7. A wonderful Autumnal creation! Thanks for sharing with us at sir stampalot and good luck!

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  8. Gina your card is so pretty...and so in season. I love how you combined the precolored images as well as coloring the background papers with your markers! Very very pretty hon.

    HUGS!
    Vicki

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  9. This is great Gina. Hope you are all well, long time no see. By the way it is me that lost the plot not you!! lol Forgot to put Mr Linky on too! Love and hugs Lynne x

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