Monday, 23 February 2009

The Pink Elephant Challenge #3




Week three of The Pink Elephant Challenges already; I'm still reeling from my win in week 1!

This week we have a sketch to follow and for the second time in a week, I've made a card for a chap! This is a sweet little knight in armour from Sugar Nellie. I think that the world could do with a little more chivalry don't you! He's coloured with Pearly Paints and highlighted with a gel pen.

The paper is Papermania and the embossing is Cuttlebug Divine Swirls. The flourish is Quickutz and other papers are from The Paper Mill shop. I fancy getting a few more flourishes. Any recommendations?

14 comments:

  1. Fab male card Chrissie, beautifully coloured!
    Quickutz do 3 or 4 really nice flourishes, Sizzix do a couple of nice big ones! xx

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  2. Wow! This is simply stunning! Just beautiful how you managed the knight's armour to look so real... this is SO cool!!!! And it's a perfect boys card :-)
    {love} Sylvia

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  3. Hi Chrissie,
    Love this card. I've got that stamp too. I think we've got similar tastes. I'm on the hunt for more flourish dies too.
    Thanks so much for choosing to follow my blog :o)
    Hugs
    Sandra xx

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  4. I too need some flourishes - had to have my friend cut some for me so that I could do the sketch. I'm seriously thinking of investing in a Cricut though so that I can cut them in any size. Bit expensive but so tempting.

    Your card is just wow again Chrissie - always love to see your work. Hope you continue to join in our challenges - we do appreciate it.

    Ann xxx

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  5. Your card is too cute Chrissie!!

    Thanks for playing along at The Pink Elephant!!

    http://thepinkelephantchallenge.blogspot.com

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  6. Your knight in shining armour is great Chrissie, i love what you've done with my sketch :)
    Thanks for playing along again this week!

    Hugs
    carol x

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  7. I think you are well on the way of having another winner with that card.

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  8. What a fabulous card! I love that little knight image. He is too cute!! Thanks for joining us at The Pink Elephant again this week!
    Robin
    http://thepinkelephantchallenge.blogspot.com

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  9. Brilliant lads card Chrissie, love the knight in shining armour!!

    Bosskut do some fab flourishes as to Quickuts (the revolution ones are my faves)

    hugs Bev x

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  10. How much fun is this card? I just adore it - love the knight & also the embossing xxx

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  11. Great male card, Chrissie! You do beautiful work!

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  12. Fab card Chrissie, great use of your bug! I love the flourishes to, and thank Tara for the tip off. Looks like flourishes are needed (more like wanted) by all. ikki

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  13. fab boy's card :-) Love the colours you've used on the image and for the papers too, just perfect !
    Lorraine

    p.s I bought a cricut and LOVE it, you can cut out whatever size swirls you like !!

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  14. I have seen Pink Flamingos in Florida. never had the pleasure of seeing a pink elephant!!!! "never been drunk"

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Thanks,
Chrissie