Thursday, October 31, 2013

Moving Along With The Time...no design papers


Hello!

Team B are back this week over at MAWTT with a fun challenge from Sue...no design papers..which is challenging, but lots of fun, as you have to explore all other aspects of your kit.

I am very happy with my card, it's so cheerful! And I got to use lots of different parts of my kit.

I die cut a polaroid style frame using my Silhouette, paper doilies, a strip of blue paper, some buttons and twine. The image is a digital stamp by Pink Petticoat and part of the Beach Cottage image set..I love this set and it has beautiful papers.. I coloured the image using Faber Castell Gelatos and an aquabrush.

The lettering was tricky, because every time I tried a solid colour it fought with the blue strip..so I got creative and cut it out in white and then using a stencil I coloured it using 3 different shades of blue and a bit of white..complicated?! Maybe :)

Do pop over to the Moving Along With The Times blog and get inspired by the fabulous creations by the rest of the DT.

One more thing before I go...I just wanted to say Happy Anniversary to my Hubby..now I can finally give him his prize winning card :)

Cx


8 comments:

  1. It's great, Claire. Blue and white make it look very crisp - mine looks very messy in comparison! lol Hazel x

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  2. Happy Anniversary xxx Love this card its so fresh and cheery, Hope alls well, Love Hazelxox

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  3. You have made this (hard) challenge look easy with your fabulous card Claire, so fresh and gorgeous!
    Happy Anniversary and happy Halloween too, it should be a lot of fun in New York tonight! I was there for Halloween a couple of years ago
    Hugs Laurie xx

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  4. Oh I love this card Claire - it really is a happy card and the colours are gorgeous! I like the way you've made the boat image look like a polaroid… and the lettering and embellies are fab… it's a beautiful design!
    Glad you had fun with this challenge! :-)
    Happy Anniversary!!
    Big hugs
    Sue xx

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  5. Fabulous card Claire, I love how you've colored your lettering! Happy Anniversary!
    Hugs, Tammy

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  6. Hey ladies, it is indeed Halloween frenzy here! Thanks for the lovely comments on my card and for the Anniversary wishes. Cx

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  7. Fab card and happy anniversary to you too :)

    Susan x

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  8. Hi Claire, apologies for being so late to get round to comment on your card - getting over school holidays and lots of home improvements going on, so busy - busy - busy!!

    Great card - love the sweet image and the little buttons are a great touch.

    Sarah

    PS- belated anniversary wishes and can't imagine what Halloween would be like in New York, bet it's nothing like in rural Lincolnshire!!!

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Thanks Cx