Friday, October 21, 2011

Luca... makes an appearance

YES Lil Victorian Luca is at last showing himself
 on my blog
Poor chappie, has waited ages to appear.
But I don't think you will be disappointed
He is oh so Victorian
Isn't he lovely
I have had him since the release
But this is the first time I have used him
Over at
they would like a masculine card
So that is what I have made.
OOO last week I was in the top three
with my card here , Thank you for choosing me x
Anyway onto the card
I have made an easel card
the papers I have used are from
Summer Driggs - Boy oh Boy set
which I printed off this morning
and he is coloured with pencils
here it is
As you can see I have also made a calender
which acts as the stopper !!
probably not the correct word
I thought this would be nice to have on a work desk
and will hopefully last all year.
The ribbon on the base is woven
I got the idea from Meiflower
She does it for a wreath card
but I decided to leave it straight
A better picture of the ribbon and also the calendar
I added some square gems
Which I bought this morning from the Chinese shop
More on that later !!

So there you go..
My entry for the latest challenge
I am also going to enter him into
I have squares, circles, oblongs,
Thanks for stopping by 
and have a brilliant weekend xxx

9 comments:

Chrissy said...

Claire this is just fabulous hun! I love these images and what a fabulous job you have done with him...Great colouring and love the easel...

Luv CHRISSYxx

Stampalicious said...

great project, I love that woven ribbon, thank you for joining our challenge at Tickled Pink stamp challenges, hugs,martina

misteejay said...

He looks super Claire and great idea making it dual purpose.

I think some of the problems with my PC are to do with a recent Windows update - things are getting sorted...slowly!

Toni xx

sara said...

Oooo!!! Your idea of making a calender with an easel is fantastic!!!!!
Now Luca can be admired for a year ;))
Love it!
Thank you so much for joining us at Tickled Pink Stamps Challenge this week!

Jill said...

Great easel calendar Claire!
Love the design and the woven ribbon looks great. Beautiful colours too :)
Thanks for joining us at Tickled Pink Stamps this week and good luck
Hugs, Jill

Love crafts forever said...

Beautiful card. Thanks for playing at OSAAT.
Hugs Nataliya.

Karyn S said...

great easel card/calendar - I love the oclours you have used. what a fab idea! thanks for joining us this week at TPS Challenges.

lizzie said...

oh he certainly is lovely!!!
thnx for playing with us at TPS challenges this week!!

Chris_P said...

Wow this is awesome!!! Thanks for joining us at TPS challenge this week!

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