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Apr 14, 2018

Allsorts Challenge 463 and New Papercrafters' Linky Party

Good morning and thanks so much for stopping by! It's time already for a new theme at Allsorts, and as always the linky for this week's Papercrafters' Linky Party has been posted at the end of this post, so do scroll down if you'd like to share a papercraft at the Linky Party this week.

It's my turn again this week to host the Allsorts challenge and fitting for the month of April I chose the theme of Spring Flowers or Showers. (Please note: this theme is for Allsorts challenge, not my Linky Party where it's always Anything Papercrafts!)

I did some inking and  masking for today's card on glossy card stock. A home made mask was used to create the hill, a mix of blue inks were used for the sky. The silhouette girl image is from a retired set by Stampin Up (Million Dollar Moments). I've heat embossed it using versamark ink and detail embossing powder. The plants around the image are all from the Penny Black set "Sprigs" and the sentiment is from the retired Stampin Up set Summer by the Sea.  The raindrops and little flowers are from the same set Million Dollar Moments by Stampin Up. I decided to add a few extra blooms, punched with Stampin Up's old flower trio punch using pink card stock.

We're giving away two wonderful stamps to one lucky winner this week at Allsorts, I hope you'll come play along with us for your chance to win. All challenge details can be found HERE on the Allsorts challenge blog

I am also entering my card to the following challenges:
Always Fun Challenges - Anything Goes this week
Crafty Cardmakers - Water *
Get Creative Challenges No Pattern Paper
Incy Wincy Designs - Nature and all of its Beauty 
Fairy Tale  -  Aprilwetter/Raining Cats and Dogs 
Retro Rubber Challenge - April Showers  
{Pin}spirational - Anything Goes this time 
Pause Dream Enjoy - Anything Goes this week
4 Crafty Chicks -  Raining Cats and Dogs (or ATG)
Moving along with the Times   - Springtime
TIME OUT Challenges - Spring (optional One Layer) 
Stamping Sensations - One of the Girls

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Papercrafters' Linky Party 11

A big thank you to those of you entering my linky party last week, loved visiting your blogs and seeing what you've been up to in the craft room. This week my top pick was....

who shared this gorgeous card.

Such amazing coloring skills!!!! The image is so beautiful and I absolutely LOVE the hair!

Your Top Pick logo is below, feel free to place it on your side bar if you like to.

If you would like to share a papercraft this week simply use the linky tool below. Remember - anything papercrafts goes, new or recently made. I can't wait to see what YOU will share this week! 

This linky is for Papercrafters' Linky Party, if you are here for Ellibelle's Crafty Wednesday challenge (Say it with flowers) please click here.

Please note: This is a public blog and by linking your card you agree to have your first name, blog link  & papercraft you shared posted here on this blog, should you be selected as the top pick. If you do not agree to this, please do not join in the challenge. Also, remember that any comments/linked cards left on this blog will be visible/clickable by third parties as this blog is public.
(This was posted to be in compliance with the new GDPR law that will soon become effective in the EU, which will also apply to blogs located in the US if blog visitors reside in the EU.)


New Creations said...

Such a beautiful scenery, love it!

brenda said...

It's a lovely feminine card Ellie and your choice of colours just say's Spring in very loud works so perfect for your chosen theme and love the stamped silhouette image. It would fit in perfectly at Stamping Sensations this month !

Have a good weekend and hopefully a warmer one.

B x

brenda said...

Meant to add that enjoyed your theme.

B x

Mervi said...

Gorgeous springtime card, beautiful colours and lovely sentiment.
Thanks for the theme, I enjoyed it, lol;_))m

susiestacey said...

Beautiful card Ellie - love it. Would look gorgeous in a frame on any wall too. Have a good weekend , hopefully you will have sunshine and not showers xx

Marilyn said...

Cute spring card!! congrats to the top pick!
Have a great day!

Amy Johnson said...

Oh, this card makes me long for spring. It snowed here again overnight. I love the silhouette.

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

This is beautiful! LOVING that scene you created and loving the sentiment!!!!!!!

Wendy L said...

It looks great Ellie, thanks for joining us at MAWTT too xxx

Kathleen said...

Beautiful creation, lovely image and a really gorgeous background.
Great idea with the message on the post.

Kath x

Diane Louise J said...

Hello… Thanks for sharing your lovely project with Moving Along with the Times Challenge Blog; it fits perfectly with our ‘Springtime’ challenge theme. Hope you can join us again very soon.
Diane Louise (DT member) xx

brenda said...

Back again Ellie, so pleased that you linked up at Stamping Sensations, as I said, fits the theme perfectly, many thanks for joining us.

B x

MRS DUCK said...

Hi Ellibelle
Very pretty card and lovely sentiment.
Thanks for joining in at MAWTT.
Best wishes.

Tracy said...

Fabulous creation Ellie, I love how you've built the scene for spring showers.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Janis Lewis said...

Cute card! Thanks for sharing with us at Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges.
Pause Dream Enjoy

maria f. said...

What a delightful "singing in the rain" scene!

Stephanie Lanzalotto said...

I love your spring silhouette card and those wonderful weeping branches across the top. I can almost smell the spring rain! Thanks so much for playing with us at Time Out.

Josephine said...


Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers!

Valerija said...

What a beautiful card!!! I love it!
Valerija xx

AO Creations said...

Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at 4CC, good luck!!! Amy DT

Viv said...

A pretty girly scene and thanks for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations.

Marlene Atkinson said...

A beautiful card. Thank you for sharing with us at Crafty Cardmakers. Marlene DT

Deanne Saunders said...

Beautiful!!! Thanks so much for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge. Hope you participate in our next challenge!! Have a happy crafty day!!!
Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

J said...

Lovely card - I can almost feel the rain! Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Cardmakers...


Sally H said...

Such a lovely card! Thanks for joining our 'one for the girls' theme at Stamping Sensations and good luck!