Sunday, March 27, 2011

Snail Mail Friend

Here's a card I made for my pen pal Eefje from Belgium. She's such a sweet friend! She's always there for me and so understanding.
Hier ist eine Karte für meine Brieffreundin Eefje aus Belgien. Sie ist so eine süße Freundin! Sie ist immer für mich da und zeigt sehr viel Verständnis.



Stamp: "Snail" from Vielseidig Verlag; ladybug from Vario, self-made "dots" stamp
Pigment Ink Pad in black and red
Colours: Colour Pencils from Faber Castell
Sketch: Stamps + Fun = Creativity
Dies: Spellbinder Nestabilities
Embossing pad "dots" for cuttlebug
Square diamonds, ribbon, plain papers and cardstock from my stash.

Stempel:  "Schnecke"vom Vielseidig Verlag, Marienkäfer von Vario und einen selbstgemachten Stempel mit Punkten
Pigment Ink Pad in schwarz und rot
Farben: Buntstifte von Faber Castell
Sketch: Stamps + Fun = Creativity
Dies: Spellbinder Nestabilities
Embossing pad "Punkte" für cuttlebug
Quadratische Diamanten, rotes Band, einfaches Tonpapier und Tonkarton aus meinem Bestand.



I am entering the card in the following challenges:  
Ich werde die Karte bei den folgenden Challenges einstellen:

wild orchid challenge 19 - dieing to punch it out
cupcake craft challenge 134 - monochromatic 
stamps + fun = creativity challenge 39 - sketch 
craft your passion challenge 50 - show your appreciation 
creative inspirations challenge 104 - no square cards allowed 
totally paper crafts challenge 59 - cuddly and cute 
lothian crafts challenge 12 - bright colours 
all sorts challenge 96 - for a special lady 
ladybugs crafts ink challenge 20 - monochrome  
digi doodle shops best challenge 52 - ribbon & bow
sentimental sundays challenge 48 - cute & cuddly
pink gem challenge 17 - anything but a square

18 comments:

  1. Oh, die Karte ist ja zuckersüss geworden !!!

    Danke fürs Mitmachen bei Stamps & Fun = CREATIVITY und die tolle Umsetzung des Sketches.

    Liebe Grüße
    Stefanie

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  2. This is lovely, Melanie! The image is adorable and I love all the ladybugs! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake and good luck! Delphine xx

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  3. Hallo

    wow, wunder schön.
    Den Sketch hast Du super umgesetzt.
    Danke für Deine Teilnahme bei SFC.

    Liebe Grüße Nadine

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  4. Cute card Melanie and I LOVE those ladybugs!! I'm sure your penpal will love her card. Thanks for joining us at LCI this week xx

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  5. Gorgeous card, Melanie. The little snail is so adorable! Thank you for playing in our Show Your Appreciation challenge at Craft Your Passion.

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  6. Fab card - love the shape and the little ladybgugs
    Thanks for joining us at LCI
    Lisa x

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  7. Another lovely card Melanie, such cute ladybugs! I am sure your friend will love it. Thanks for joining us at LCI this week. Pami x

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  8. Nice shape and Love ladybugs! Thanks for playing with us at Ladybug Crafts Ink challenge!

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  9. A lovely card hun! Thanks for joining in with our challenge of No Square Cards this week over at Creative Inspirations Wednesday's Challenge Blog! xxx

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  10. Thats lovely and such a great idea. Thanks for playing along at LCI this week.
    Pinky

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  11. Gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us this week over at Creative Inspirations Wednesday's Challenge!

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  12. lovely card thanks for joining Creative inspirations

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  13. Super cute card!
    Thanks for joining us at Allsorts this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

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  14. Fab - love the image and sentiment
    Thanks for joining in at TPC this week - Good Luck
    Sarah

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  15. Great card, love the ladybugs, thank you for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best this week
    Ruth x

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  16. A great card, Thanks for joining our challenge at ALLSORTS this week, Good Luck
    Hugz Fleur xXx

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  17. All those ladybugs are so cute. :-) i really like the unique shape of your card. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Digi Doodle Shop's Best!

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  18. It's so nice to have a pen friend :-) I had one for many years, but unfortunately we've lost tracks.
    Really nice card! Thanks for playing along with us at DDSB

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Thanks for taking the time to leave a comment :-)

Melanie