Tuesday 14 July 2009

Peachy Keen Challenge #4

Wow, it doesn't seem five minutes since I did my cute little snowman and we're on to
Challenge number 4!!!!

Here's my sample for the sketch.

The challenge is to use three buttons, stripes and a greeting on a DL card.
Please pop over to the Peachy Keen challenge blog for all the details, the sketch and to have a look at the sample cards made by the other VERY talented DT members.
You don't have to have Peachy Keen stamps to play, it would be nice, but it's not obligatory.

I've used the potted sunflower from the 'Potted Happy Flower' set for this card.
I had intended using the actual watering can from the set, but I found these buttons and well, I HAD to use them, didn't I!!
I used Glamour dust as 'water' from the watering can pouring over the sunflower.

I paper pieced the flower pot with the same striped paper from my stash. I think it's Papermania, but couldn't swear to it.
SU oval punches for the greeting and coloured with Copics.

Hope you like it as much I liked making it. Have a great Tuesday!!! Viv xxx


Rach said...

such a sweet card Viv, wonderful job. hugs Rachxx

shulsart said...

Viv, this is just too cute. I might have to play along with this challenge. I love those buttons and they are perfect for both the sketch and the image. The paper pieced pot is adorable. And the dots in the ribbon really tie the whole thing together. Just a wonderful card.

Natalie said...

Lovely card Viv. x

icelady said...

Great card Viv, love the buttons, must look out the ones I have hidden away somewhere :-)

Viv said...

HI Viv! Love the card, the flower is supercute and love the "water" from the can! Thanks for popping over to my blog! Viv xx

Jackie said...

Brilliant card Viv, the colours are so rich. Love those buttons and had to hunt for mine before I could think what to do for my entry :o)
Jackie xx

KathyJ Peachy Keen Stamps said...

LOVE THIS card Viv!! The sprinkles coming from the watering can are oh so clever! Beautiful coloring and I love how you incorporated the paper for the color of the pot! You are so creative and we are so fortunate to have you on our DT!! Big Hugs an ocean away, Kathy

Lorie said...

Yep! You HAD to use those buttons! They are just too perfect for this stamp set. As always, Viv, your cards are fabulous, and a visit to your blog is an abundance of inspiration! Thank you soooo much!!


Verda said...

Very cute card Viv. You did a wonderful job of coloring and shading as usual.

Shirley said...

How warm and wonderful. I love those colors.

Jennifer Meyer said...

Gorgeous card Viv, LOVE the beautiful design and colors.

Great card! Hugs, Jennifer :)

Alysabeth said...

HA! I just subscribed to your blog for the second time! That's how much I like it!