1 January 2012

Pile it On - Anything Goes!

Do not adjust your monitors! Yes, I'm very pleased to let you know that I made the DT at Pile it on! woohoo! and this is my first challenge with them - Anything Goes!

We are sponsored this week by Simon Says Stamp!

I've used one of my favourite techniques on thie card, brayering! I used a Big n Juicy inkpad with a colour gradient to ink up a rectangle of card and then added a peel off from one of my new sheets of cats! The paper is a freebie from Kate knight and the sentiment is from craftwork cards. The ribbon and gems are from stash.

I'm piling it on to the following challenges:
4 Crafty Chicks - Something New (peel off)
Digi Doodle Shop's Best - Anything Goes
Do You Stack Up? - 1/3 - Inspiration Picture - Rainbow (at least 3 colours)
Rainbow Lady's - 1/2 - Your Choice
Little Red Wagon - something new (peel off)
My Mum's Craft shop - 2/3 - anything goes
Paper Shelter Challenge - 1/3 - tied bow
Scrapbook Sisters - anything goes
Simon Says Stamp - anything goes
Bearly Mine - 2/2 - Anthing Goes
Everybody-Art-Challenge - Anything Goes
Partytime Tuesdays - 1/2 - Anything Goes
Top Tip Tuesday - 1/3 - Anything Goes



Sarah said...

Stunning card Gemm, love the colours and the image is beautiful. Happy new year x

Maggie's Crafts said...

Simply beautiful!

Thank you for joining Anything Goes challenge at Top Tip Tuesday!

Happy New Year!


Padster said...

Congratulations and a happy new year to you hun xx

Nannieflash said...

Gorgeous card I love how youve coloured your image, and fabulous papers. Thanks for joining us at Bearlymine, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxx

Nannieflash said...

Gorgeous card I love how youve coloured your image, and fabulous papers. Thanks for joining us at TPS, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxx

Helen said...

Welcome aboard Gemma!
Gorgeous card - love the colours!
Helen x

Rainbow Lady said...

Super brayering, lovely cats and a great card. Thanks for playing
Love Cynthia x

lalkygirl said...

fabulous card ,love the colours you have chosen and the cat sillhouettes looks superb
thanks for joining us at digi doodle shops challenges and good luck
tracey x

Debs said...

Gorgeous card Gemma, love your colour scheme and that wonderful bow, thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter this week.
Hugs Debs

Heather P said...

Hi Gemma! Your card is just BE-utiful! I love the inking technique, I'm gonna have to look that up! P.S. your kitties are the sweetest! New follower :)
Heather (your PIO DT sister) ;)

coops said...

stunning card gemm.i love the silhouette image and your colours are gorgeous :D

xx coops xx

Claire said...

Gorgeous card, I love that brayered sky. Thanks for joining us at Rainbow Lady's Challenge and Happy New Year
Claire xx

Emma H said...

Love those cats - so cute!

qwiksave said...

Love the colours Gemm! Happy New Year! x

Caroline Rawcliffe said...

A very elegant card, Gemma. Thanks for joining us at Rainbow Lady.

RACHAEL said...

Happy New Year! I bet Amber and Silver love your latest card :).

LaJanette said...

What a fab card! Loving your technique on the window and the DP is just perfect!

Thanks for playing along with us this week at Top Tip Tuesday.


Sheila in Cyprus said...

Stunning card. I love the papers and your choice of image. Love it!
Love Sheila x

Elizabeth Hart said...

Hi Gemma - I love the colors on this card - that brayering gives it so much depth - so pretty. We are so happy that you have joined this year at Pile it On, Elizabeth (DT,PIO)

WencheP said...

Fabulous card, love the window with the cats. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.


Mary Jo said...

Awesome colors! The cats in the window are very cool but I'm crazy about the background-it's amazing! Thanks for joining us at DYSU.

Jan Garber said...

Stunning technique! Love the cats! Thanks for joining us at DYSU!

Anonymous said...

Lovely card, Awesome colours, Great to be on the PIO team with you! xx

Rebekah said...

Lovely work Gemma what fab colours hugs rebekah xx

Leanne said...

Thanks for playing our challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks, great job!

Anonymous said...

Beautiful.Love the silhouette against those colours. Thanks for joining us at DDSC.Hope to see you again next time :D
Lisa x

Gaynor said...

Beautiful card, Thanks for joining us at My Mum's Craft Shop Challenge, hope to see you again, Gaynor DT :)

ElizabethR said...

Love the colours thanks for sharing with us at Rainbow Lady's Challenge. Elizabeth x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Stunning card, gorgeous colours and the cat silhouettes look fab
Lindsay xx

Karen said...

Love this Gem, thanks for joining us at DDSC.

Starla B. said...

Absolutely beautiful! I love the brayering...I have a brayer, I'll have to try that. =D Thank you for playing along with us at Digi Doodle Shop!

xx Star

Rae Ann said...

Love the color combo you chose and that background paper is awesome!

Thank you for joining us this week at Meljen’s Designs for our Blue challenge!

Marie said...

Love your super cool card. Fantastic look. Thanks for playing with us over at BMC this week.
Love n hugs