Friday, December 30, 2016

Flippin' Fabulous Playdate..


Hey,

Yesterday JT and I had an epic Skype playdate..we made a lot of stuff, which I will show you next week.

We decided that it would be fun to play along with a challenge and we chose Freshly Made Sketches 


The deal was that we had to use something new from our annual Black Friday $20 challenge haul - every year we spend $20 (well..maybe more this year) on buying things for the other person that they wouldn't buy for themselves. We always set a theme, this year it was 'Loft Art Inspired' 'Animals' and 'New to me this year'.

I love everything in my haul, I'll talk about it more next week.

I decided to flip the sketch and I broke out my new Summer Stickers (Crabs, Pineapples and Flip Flops) to use with the YNS Flippin' Fabulous stamp.
I coloured the Crab using Zig brush markers and die-cut him using a stitched square die, I die-cut a piece of scrap paper that felt like Sea and added them both to my card with a tan background that JT and I agreed on, as it looked like sand.

Final touch was to add the flip flop stickers, over the ones the Crab is holding in the stamp - they look like they were meant to be there!!


Love the whole thing, every time I look at it I smile - a lot.

I love playdates.

Cx


4 comments:

  1. How cute is THAT?! A crab holding flip flops? So creative and sweet, love the wavy paper, too!

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  2. This rocks! The dimension from the flip flop stickers is so cool and they really do fit perfectly. Can't wait to hear more about your Black Friday haul. :)

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  3. Love how this came out, I think the sandy background and wavey paper were the perfect way to complete mister crab. I am so glad I got myself those flipflops too...!

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  4. This is so much fun and I love that you flipped the sketch - it gives it such a new look and so many more possibilities! Thanks so much for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches.

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