Saturday 13 June 2015

we can't direct the wind, but we can adjust our sails...

Today I had the chance to search around the paper crafting blog challenge world and I found a few new fun ones to play along with. So here is a card that I have created with the inspiration of the following...

Krafting Kimmie Stamps: sketch & anything goes

The Challenge: colour combination

Fusion: nautical inspiration

Doodle Pantry: anything goes digital stamping

Aloha Friday Challenge, Kitty Bee Designs: digital stamping, masculine theme

Crafty Creations: embossing (I chose to heat emboss)

My Card:

Take the time to let your creativity bloom!

Card Recipe

Card Stock: Chocolate Chip Textured, Whisper White, Maritime DSP & Neautrals DSP Stack
Inks: Versamark, Night of Navy Blendabilities, Skin Tone Blendabilities, & Calypso Coral
Stamps: Set Sail {DeeDee Digi Stamps}
Embellishments: Basic Pearls & Gold Embossing Powder
Tools: Paper Snips & Shapeabilities Conversation Bubbles 3 Cloud Shape


  1. Darling card, Hayley! What a fantastic use of the sketch! Love the nautical theme- the duck is just adorable! Thanks so much for sharing with us at The Challenge this week and thanks, too, for joining as at Kraftin' Kimmie's Wonderful Wednesday Challenge!

  2. How FUN!!! I love boats and anything nautical, and this is quacking great FUN! Thanks for joining FUSION, and also The Challenge!!!!

  3. Beautiful card!! I love your colour combo and layers! Very cute image and wonderful sentiment!!
    Thanks for playing along with us at Doodle Pantry's AIMPDC 6!!

  4. Oh this is such a cool card! Love the patterned flowers and that sweet little duck! Thanks for playing The Challenge!

  5. LOL! Such an adorable image. That is a great color combo and wonderful sentiment! I'm so happy you joined us for the Doodle Pantry AIMPDC! I hope you will join us again soon.

  6. Hayley, this is just adorable!!!!! I love every detail! The sweet little duck, the sentiment and the patterned papers are perfect! So glad you joined us at The Challenge this week! XX

  7. So adorable!!1 Thank you for joining us at Digi Choosday Challenges. Monica.-Dt

  8. Fantastic! I just love the touches of gold and such a great sentiment!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Fusion.

    Deanne :)

  9. Lovely card, thank you for joining us at Digi Choosday for our Father/Male challenge, Emma DT xx

  10. Fab and fun nautical card Hayley!

  11. So cute! Love the layout.
    Thank you for joining us at KBD Aloha Friday Challenge. (