Monday, July 30, 2012

Make It Monday #100 with Scrapbook Sisters


Well I must of blinked!! July seems to have completely disappeared on me.

Here comes August and with my son's birthday looming I don't see it slowing down any time soon.

Tell you what else has gone fast.......time over at 

we are celebrating our 100th linky party this week!
How awesome is that?!

To celebrate one of the fabulous MIM teamies have offered a sweet little candy.

consisting of two packs of Flourish with a Bling , several ribbons and some bows . 

To be in with a chance to win this lovely little pack just visit each of the team members blogs and leave a comment.

The Team Member with the candy will draw a winner and announce it on their blog next week.

Thank you to everyone, Design Team Members and Participants for making
Make It Monday all that it is today.

I am so happy that so many of you enjoy the weekly link ups and I hope you all continue to join us for many more to come.

This week's 

is sponsored by

who are generously offering 5 Digis to our winning commenter.

To be in with a chance to win this wonderful prize all you need to do is leave a comment for an entry in this week's link up. Be sure to mention you saw them on MIM. The more entries you comment on the more chances you have of winning.

For my card this week I have used a sweet image from our sponsor called

Isn't she lovely? She was a lot of fun to colour with my Copics.

I have used the following colours:

Skin - E000, E00, E21, R20 and B60
Hair and Shoes - E25, E27, E29 and E53
Jeans - B91, B93 and B95
Shirt - R20, R22 and R24
Grass - YG91, YG93 and YG95

Now I get to choose a favourite from last week's linky party, never easy but always fun!

This week I chose this card by

Gorgeous card!! I love the cute little image and the way that Laura has coloured so perfectly to match that great paper.

Thanks for sharing with us Laura.

The Make It Monday linky party is now open again!!

It is a great way to showcase your most recent creation or even to share your favourite make from ages ago! You don't need to create a whole new post, linking back to the original post is just fine with us.

So come on and join in the fun and share with us your beautiful paper creations!! 

There is inspiration to be found and blogging buddies to meet!

So come on, show us what you've made!

Michelle :o)


Stamping Shanni said...

Michelle this card is delightful - I love yoru colouring and after Saturday I have an even greater appreciation for what you make look effortless. . . Nice layout and good choice of DSP too - a perfect balance (as always). keep on inspiring us.
Stamping Shanni

Alyce said...

This is just gorgeous Michelle! Beautiful colouring and she looks so pretty :)

Lisa M said...

Ohhhh Michelle, Jolene is adorable! I absolutely love your gorgeous card and your POTW is complete summer fun!!
Hugs to you,
Lisa xx

Shirley-anne said...

Hi Michelle .What an adorable girl she is .Love your colouring ..her face , her hair and her clothes ..simply amazing ..Wish I could join your classes.. may be when you do one on line !
Love the fun , bright coloured card as your POTW too .

Marjorie said...

Oh! Wow! this is beautiful Michelle, your colouring is so the details in the face with shading, you have really brought her to life! This is such an elegant card, I just love it!
Such a fun POTW too!

Chrissy said...

This is so beautiful Michelle, love this image and stunning colouring,and such a fun, cute, POTW..fabulous card..


Lisa Jane said...

This is so pretty .. a fabulous image coloured beautifully.
Lisa x

Karons Krafty Korner said...

Wonderful I really like this image and your colouring is awesome. TFS

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Michelle. Fab image and so perfectly coloured. Love teh pretty backing paper too.
Lorraine x

catherine said...

This is a super card Michelle for MIM. Love the image and the colours you have used. Keeping my fingers crossed for the lucky candy
x catherine

Anonymous said...

A gorgeous image and love the pretty paper!
Helen x

Sandy said...

Joleen looks stunning, your colouring is beautiful. I wish I could achieve the shade and shadow you get. Love the layout, pretty paper and the button and twine!
Your POTW is a fab,fun card. Cute little crab and love the bright starry paper and the little wave. Congrats to Laura.

Karal Schuknecht said...

I love your coloring on this image such a great job and your card came together perfectly.

Karen said...

gorgeous - such wonderful colouring - it's so very pretty! hugs karen

Meihsia Liu said...

Wow...Michelle, your coloring is perfect! I also love your background dp. Your POTW is fabulous, too... :)

Katherine said...

What a gorgeous card! Your coloring is sooooo amazing.
Thanks for the beautiful inspiration,
Katherine xx
CropnKathy Blog Candy

HappiExpressions-Carol said...

Lovely card!

Annie Anya said...

Love this image which you have coloured so gorgeous and I love copics too lol...wish I was in Cairns, Not Newcastle...(NSW) you could teach me how to paint better...have joined as a new member too...xx

butterfly said...

Great image, so beautifully coloured, and I really love that layered framing and the twine!
Alison x

Debbie said...

Michelle, this is just pefectly done. I love how you shaded her jeans.

Thanks for the inspiration so that I can play along at MIM

Whimcees said...


Lovely card! The pretty border is a wonderful edging for the card! Wishing you a happy day!


Barbara Diane

Debs said...

Gorgeous card - stunning colouring.
Enjoy the rest of the weekend.
Take care
Debs xx

Starr said...

I love your card, the digi is adorable and your coloring made it gorgeous! Just found MIM, what fun!