Friday, May 10, 2013

Scrapbook Boutique - May 2013 Challenge and Blog Hop

Hi Everyone,

It is time for .....................
The Scrapbook Boutique May Blog Hop and Challenge!!

If you are following along with the blog hop, you would have arrived from Linda's Blog.
If you are lost, you can always go back to the Scrapbook Boutique Blog and start from there.

One lucky winner will receive:

The New Flourishes Stamp Set
'Bees & Blossoms'

What you need to do:
Just leave a comment on each of the DT Gals blogs and a final one on the Scrapbook Boutique Blog.

The hop will be open for 1 week, closing at midday on the 17th May.

The winner will be announced on the Scrapbook Boutique Blog on the 18th May.

Unfortunately the blog hop is only open to anyone with an Australian address.


We also have our regular montlhy challenge!!


Create a project using the photo above as your inspiration.

The project can be a card, a scrapbook layout or Off the page project .......
It is totally up too you!

The prize is a $30 Gift Certificate from Scrapbook Boutique.

The Challenge closes Midnight 31st May 2013.
We look forward to seeing your creations.

Here is my take on the challenge photo .................

Copics Used:
Skin:  E000, E00, E21, E11, R11, Copic Opaque White
Hair:  E70, E74, E77
Clothes:  R000, R81, R85
Flowers:  R81, R85, G21, G82

Your next stop in the blog hop is Narelle's Blog.

Until next time:



  1. Beautiful card - I am always so envious of how people can colour in with their copics a)because it always looks vibrant and good and b) cos it means they have more colours than i do :)

    Nice job!
    Hopping along...

  2. Mel, she is totally adorable, love her sweet round belly lol! Can I ask what you used the Copic Opaque for? It's a new product to me.

  3. Oh this is so sweet.. I love the image and those flowers in the corner are so cute!

  4. Oh she is soooo cute, thanks for sharing such an adorable card

  5. I love that sweet cluster of flowers Mel - gorgeous!

  6. your colouring is lovely and the finished product is so cute!

  7. So lovely and love the pink die, it adds so much vibrancy to an amazing card

  8. THis is geogeous, love the stamp and the colouring in

  9. As always magnolia stamps make for beautiful cards . Love it. x

  10. Beautiful work with this pretty image Mel! Enjoy a happy day on Sunday:)

  11. As always, beautiful project

  12. Your card is adorable and what a sweet image! You have coloured her so beautifully too - happy mothers day for sunday xx

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  14. Such a sweet card. I can image giving this to my seven year old niece - she'd love it! TFS

  15. Thanks for all the lovely comments girls.

    Therese, I use the copic Opaque White for the white dots on the cheeks. I have also used it for highlights in hair and on clothing in the past.

  16. Beautiful card, this image is adorable, love how you've coloured it. Cathy x

  17. stunning. I love my magnolia stamps they are super cute. your card turned out adorable tfs

  18. Very pretty, I love all your stitching.

  19. MEL!! This is utterly stunning!! Love the embossed background perfect for your card. I just love your image too and coloured to perfection, thanks for the info regarding the copic opaque...always love a bit of product explanation! But not too much as I'd just buy it to have.... Lol