Wednesday, 4 March 2009

ABC Challenge.

D is for ....... Distressing
So here is my distressed card. While looking for something this morning I found this lush handmade paper in the bottom of a box. Isn't it yummy.
I can't remember where I got it from. I have distressed it by tearing it once I had wet it and left it for a couple of minutes to soak. Then I used my Adirondack Mushroom ink pad to age it a bit. The Tilda stamp has some of the Adirondack on it to as does the A5 card I used.
  • A5 Card
  • Handmade Paper
  • Adirondack Ink in Mushroom
  • Ribbon and Peel Off from stash.
  • Magnolia Stamp
  • Watercolour Pencils

Well off to go out to the school now to see about Jake moving up to secondary school. As usual I have worried all morning about leaving the house. Gosh what a waste of energy.

I have also made another 1 of my ATC's for my swap so hope to have them all finished tomorrow and I'll let you have a look.

Hazel xox

17 comments:

  1. ooooooh Hazel I lurve this card! fantastic distressing, gorgeous image, fab colours. love it! joey.xxx

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  2. Lovely card Hazel, the distressing is brilliant.
    Beryl x

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  3. Oh Hazel this is gorgeous. I love the image and your colouring. That handmade paper is scrummy.
    Thank you for joining in the ABC challenge this week.
    Cathy xx

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  4. Great idea to frame the image with the handmade paper and your colouring is, as ever, just beautiful. Brilliant! Lindsay x

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  5. Wow Hazel its delicious the colours and the image are gorgeous. Got me hands on some Daisy & Dandelion Stamps lol.

    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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  6. Gorgeous card Hazel, thanks for joining the ABC challenge this week.
    Jen x

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  7. oh hazel beautiful card hun, gorgeous colouring, sue.x

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  8. this is absolutely gorgeous - that paper is amazing, thank you for joining us on abc this week x

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  9. This is lovely, that paper is gorgeous, the whole effect is beautiful. Love your new blog look.
    Pinky

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  10. Wow, gorgeous card! Love the handmade paper.

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  11. The card is beautiful, love the handmade paper :)

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  12. A really beautiful card Hazel, lovely detail x

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  13. A beautiful card hun xxxx

    Will catch up with you soon xx

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  14. Hi Hazel
    your card is wonderful!
    I love it!
    Hugs Gisela

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  15. Such a pretty card - love your soft colour palette.

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  16. Super card fab distressing, thanks so much for joining in the ABC fun.

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  17. this is so pretty, I adore it so much
    Thanks for joining us on ABC this week
    -x-

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Love and Sparkles Hazelxox