Thursday, 1 August 2013

First GDT post for Trimmies craft

I was delighted to be asked back to be GD for August for TRIMMIES CRAFT CHALLENGE and this is my first of four cards,and the challenge this week is "Monochromatic".I was given the image Angelica Crafting from

coloured with promarkers,papers are Graphic 45 and Classic elegance by Melissa Frances,added die-cut corners,liquid pearls,buttons and a made with love heart charm oh and a strip of washi tape measure tape.
we have prizes too lots of them our sponsors are
LEJ Designs-3 digis of your choice
Floppy Latte-$6.oo Gift coupon for their shop
Inky impressions-$10 gift certificate for their shop
Trimgym's Digistamps and images-choice of five selections
Craftsuprint-sponsor prizes for the Top 3
sooo plenty of reasons to come and join us

sister act-ATG
Pink gem-charms
Pile it on-ATG
Eclectic Ellapu-ATG
crafty cardmakers-1,image/2papers/3 embellishments(buttons/liquid pearls/charm)---------------------------------------------------------------------TOP 5
Eureka stamps-ATG
Digi sketch-ATG
simon says-ATG
Divas by design-fave colour combo(brown/cream)
crafters cafe blog-ATG
Inky impressions-button it
check out the DT cards and blogs for some great inspiration and join in this easy peasy challenge for some great prizes
see you there--bye for now
Carol xx


  1. Beautiful,love the colours and fab

  2. fab card and well done on your GD spot Carol xx

  3. Congrats on your GDT spot Carol. Your card is gorgeous. I love the colours and beautiful papers.
    Sue xx

  4. I love C.R.A.F.T. Challenge, how fun you get to be a guest DT! Really cute card, thanks for joining us with this card too at Digi Sketch!

  5. so gorgeous carol.i love your design and colours and fab sweet image :D

    xx coops xx

  6. This is lovely, love the four different corners! Thanks for taking part at Eclectic Ellapu!

    Elaine (DT) xx

  7. Great layout and love the corners....thanks for joining us this week at Eureka Stamps!

  8. It's gorgeous,fab layout x

  9. Gorgeous card - love all the details you've added.

    Thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge.

    Helen x

  10. What a super sweet creation Carol!! I love playing in the CRAFT challenges and congrats on getting asked back...I know why you were!!

    The monochrome color you've chosen here is just brilliant with your design! Have a lovely weekend friend! HUGS

  11. What a sweet card! Just darling!Thank you for playing along with the Inky Impressions Challenge!
    Danni- Inky Impressions DT

  12. Great card! What a sweet image! Thanks for joining us for the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

  13. congratulations on the DT spot,no wonder they want you.your cards are gorgous. sue xx

  14. What a fantastic card. Love the image and your colouring. Congratulations on the DT team.

  15. What a super piece of work - just love it!

  16. Lovely monochrome card, like the sepia tones you have chosen

  17. Gorgeous card and so many

  18. This card is absolutely beautiful. And what a clever idea to use four different corners. It works really well.
    Heike xx

  19. Im really liking this card, those corners are nice too, I keep meaning to get some corner dies

  20. Gorgeous. Love the layers and that image is so much fun. Thanks for playing at Inky Impressions and good luck. Hope to see you back wednesday for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member at Inky Impressions xx

  21. Cute, Cute, CUTE, Carol! :-D Fabulous details. Thanks for playing along at The Crafter's Cafe this week.
    NanaConnie DT

  22. This is just adorable. Lovely image, beautifully coloured, love the all the different brown shades.

    Thanks for sharing with usT

    Lin xx
    Crafty Cardmakers

  23. Fab card! Your image is so cute and I love the colours that you have used :) Thanks so much for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers.
    Fiona x

  24. Love the image and the way you have used the buttons and corners. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers this time. Cxx

  25. I love how you have used this Inky image, your colouring is lovely.

    hugs Vicky xx
    Inky Impressions DT leader

  26. A very pretty colour scheme and I love all those fab details! Thanks for playing along at Crafty Cardmakers and congrats on your top 5 place. Sharon x