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Sunday, 22 March 2015

Shaped card

This weeks challenge, over at Glitter n Sparkle, is...
"make a shaped card"
which just happens to be what I made for 
(mine and ) my sisters 40th birthday...


I played around for a long time, to make this K shape... for her name (Kathy)
I used the amazing image form "A Day for Daisies" ..Flower Maiden 1
and coloured her with my promarkers.
It just shows how versatile this image is...last week, I used it to make a mother's day card
and this week, I made her into twins!
I added my fave backing paper from Anna Marie...
the washed aqua and cream polka dot paper.
Inking the edges gave a softer feel,
while my diecut swirls and leaves were the perfect backdrop for the punched flowers
with diecut flower middles (from Memory Box), in blues and whites.
A couple of soft pink (punched) butterflies and a precious heart (from Memory Box)
finished this card.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges...
Graph it markers -spring colours - 27 March
Fussy n fancy - girly - 2 April
Crafts 4 eternity -  pastel shades - 28 March
Brown sugar - anything goes - 27 March
A Day for Daisies - use polkadots - 28 March
Scrap and craft - flowers - 29 March
Sassy studio - anything goes - 26 March
C.R.A.F.T. - for a female / mothers day - 26 March
Crafting for all seasons - pastel hues - 1 April
Wordart wednesday - anything goes - 25 March
Whimsy stamps - use a diecut - 14 April
Scrappers delights - anything goes - 1 April
Paper shelter - spring delights - 25 March
Creative moments - anything goes special lady - 31  March
Digi choosday - anything but square - 24 March
Doodle pantry - anything digital goes - 26 March
Scrap creations - pastels - 28 March
Papertake weekly - happy anything - 24 March
Digi sketch - anything goes - 29 March
Whoopsi daisy - add a sentiment - 5 April

20 comments:

Desire Fourie said...

Absolutely gorgeous. Love the girly feel and pretty flowers.
Hugs
Desire

Anna said...

Beautiful design! Thanks for playing along with us at The Paper Shelter this week, good luck in the challenge :)
Hugs Anna

Claire said...

Wow beautiful make, love it! Thanks so much for joining our 'Spring Colours' challenge at http://graphitmarkers.blogspot.co.uk/
Claire (DT) xx

Céline said...

fab design
thanks for playing at fussy and fancy
hugs
céline

Helen said...

That is beautiful and such a clever idea too.

Thanks for joining us at Crafting from the Heart.

Helen x

catherine said...

This is just wonderful Vic and thanks for sharing with us at Crafts 4 Eternity challenge this week
x catherine

karalschuknecht said...

Gorgeous shaped card. I love the image and the flowers. Thanks for joining us this week at Sassy Studio Designs.
Karal SSD DT

caroline said...

wow gorgeous card love the images, thanks for joining us at http://graphitmarkers.blogspot.co.uk/2015/03/spring-colourswk-11-graphit-colouring.html good luck
caroline dt

McCrafty's Cards said...

This is so gorgeous, I like the colours,Thank You for playing along with us at Graph'It Colour Crazy Challenge this time, hope to see you again, Good Luck.
Kevin Graph'It Colour DT xx

KT Fit Kitty said...

It's beautiful, Vic! Such a wonderful idea! I bet your sister loved it!

tanya miller said...

A very stunning card. Very pretty indeed. Thank you for entering the Digi Choosday Make Anything But a Square card challenge

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

A gorgeous card for your twin sister! Thank you for joining In This week at TPS, good luck! Susan x

Shona Hamill said...

This is gorgeous. Thank you for sharing with us at the CRAFT Challenge this week. Shona xx

Carol S. said...

Beautiful project. Thanks for joining us at Crafting For All Seasons. Carol S. DT

Kim Kelley said...

What a beautiful card. Love the image...I am sure your sister will love it! Thank you for joining us at Sassy Studio Designs and the DTBST challenge this week! HUGS

Kim
SSD DT

Eve's Card Designs said...

This is so pretty, I love this. Thanks so much for joining in the fun at Graph'It Marker Colouring Challenge and our challenge of 'Spring Colours'. Yvonne (DT)

Nikki said...

This is brilliant... LOVE it... Thank you for joining us for our “ Anything but a Square card” challenge at Digi Choosday's Challenge …. xo Nikki

Chris said...

Beautiful! Love the image, colours and design. Thank you for joining us at Creative Moments.
Chris
x

Jackie said...

This is wonderful :o)
Jackie xx

Kraftychick said...

Beautiful, elegant card! I love this image and used it for Mother's Day cards for my daughter and 2 daughter-in-laws - very soft images. TFS!

Jackie