Hello there all,

I did some coloring today and put together this card for St. Patty's Day.  This lovely lady is a Saturated Canary digi called Shannon.  I need to get busy on some St. Patty's day cards so here is the first one. Most everything I already had in my stash. The die cut bow and little leave are new from a rubber stamp show I want to last weekend.  The sentiment is cut with the Silhouette.

What I used to create this card: 
Spellbinders Nesties Lacey Oval
Darice shamrock embossing folder
IO dies 063-I, 066-C
Memory Box die lucky leaves
flower: my moments
stash: pearls&swirls, rick rack, lace
Stickles: diamond

Copics used:
skin: E11, E50, E51, E93
hair: YR21, E15, E18
eyes: YG11, YG13, YG17
dress: Y11, Y13, Y15, YG21, YG23, YR25 YG11, YG13, YG17
bag & shoes: YG91,YG93, YG95

challenges: challenge month long- Anything Goes challenge #122- Anything Goes challenge-Anything Goes/pearls and swirls challenge #71-live a clean, green life challenge #25- Anything Goes Challenge-use 3,5, or 7 of something - I used 3 kinds of pearls challenge #185- tent topper card challenge #181- Anything Goes
#44- any digi goes challenge #59- Anything Goes

A closer look
 Happy Coloring!


  1. Hi Barb! I just LOVE your card. It's SO sweet and has a great St. Patricks Day feel. Thanks for sharing - it means SO MUCH to have you join in our challenges and share your talents with us. Thanks for being a blessing to our challenge blog.
    Word Art Wednesday
    P.S. I got my package today - thank you SO MUCH!

  2. Barb this is just adorable, love your sweet image and beautiful design, thank you for playing along at Creative Moments
    Alex x

  3. Barb, she is beautiful! Your colouring is outstanding and the colour palette is lovely and rich. Great texture on this card. I love that loopy bow, too. Thanks so much for joining our Anything Goes/Hit the Right Note challenge at Craftitude Challenges this fortnight. Always a pleasure to see your art.

  4. Lovely colors and layout for your sweet image. Thank you for sharing this wonderful art with us at Word Art Wednesday today. Blessings, Carole DT

  5. Wow love your card. But you used my favorite colors too!! Beautiful coloring. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown challenge.
    Linda K. DT

  6. Fab design..... thank you for joining in with us over at Fan-Tastic Tuesday, we would love the pleasure of your company in next weeks challenge .....,.
    Suzy B ~Owner Fan-Tastic Tuesday

  7. Barb, this is delightful! Great coloring and I love the overall design. She's such a perfect Irish lassie. Thanks so much for entering our "Tent Topper" challenge at Tuesday Throwdown this week. Good luck in the draw.
    NanaConnie DT

  8. What a beautiful composition! Well done, I love allthe greens , and thanks for sharing your creation at Creative Moments. Leona x

  9. Oh barbara, this is GORGEOUS! The green/yellow colors are simply amazing and your coloring is simply incredible! Thanks for entering Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge 44!

  10. Wow, such a lovely job on our "Tent Topper" challenge. I am very glad you entered this week at Tuesday Throwdown. I hope you had fun!!! See you back very soon to play in another fun challenge.


    Tuesday Throwdown DT

  11. Love this! Saw it on MIM and had to come get a closer look. :)

  12. What a beautiful card, Brend ! Thanks for entering our Tent Topper challenge. It's been a pleasure to see your creation. …x
    Asha - Tuesday Throwdown DT
    Sunny Summer Crafts

  13. Very, very pretty! Love the use of greens on this. So spring like! Thanks for joining us at Doodle Pantry!

  14. Lovely card! Thanks for playing with us @Twisted Tuesday Challenges!

  15. I'm back with a different DT hat this time, Barb. So nice to see you playing along in Challenge #44 at Doodle Pantry and also using a Doodle Pantry image. Good luck in the draw.
    NanaConnie DT

  16. so pretty! thanks for joining TTT challenge this week! Steph DT

  17. Stunning card!! Thanks for joining us at Twisted Tuesday!

  18. Great card! Love all the details and your colouring is fabulous! Thanks for joining us over at Twisted Tuesday Challenges!