Friday, 6 August 2010

Sugar Bowl Challenge Blog # 40, Sir Stampalot Blog August Challenge & Dutch Dare Card Challenge # 83

I made this card this morning to fit in with 3 different challenges.
All card I bought from The Paper Mill and Hobby Craft, I used some gold peel offs and I used a Sugar Nellie Image on it as well to fit in with one of the challenges. I used a patterned circular template to cut out the aperture on the front of the card by hand, and instead of putting an insert into the card, I  put used another piece of coordinating card, and I stamped the image onto that, so it shows through the aperture.
For the bling, I used a sparkly card but this doesn't show up very well on the photo, sorry about that, I also used a pearl brad on the centre of the flower, which I cut out for embellishment.
On the sketch which Sugar Bowl Challenge have given us to follow, it shows a pattern around the image, instead of using card and laying it into a pattern, I re created the pattern by using peel off's and laying them on the front of the card in the same pattern for a more subtle effect.

The Challenges I'm entering are as follows:-
1) Sugar Bowl Challenge Blog # 40  -  Do It Yourself!
3) Dutch Dare Card Challenge # 83  -  Anything Goes

I hope you enjoyed my card as much as I enjoyed making it.








7 comments:

  1. Lovely card Karen, love the image and the pretty papers. Thanks for joining us at Sir Stampalot.
    Pinky

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  2. Absolutely adorable Karen those papers and image are delightful thank you for joining us at Sir Stampalot this month.
    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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  3. Hi Karen, this is so gorgeous, I love papers you have chosen.
    I might be wrong, but I have a feeling I recognise your face.
    thanks so much for joining us in the Sir Stampalot Challenge.
    hugs chris xx

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  4. Thanks for joining Sir Stampalot’s challenge with this great entry, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  5. This is really beautiful. I love the glimmery papers.
    Thank you for joining us at Sir Stampalot this month.
    Clare x

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  6. Hi Karen

    What a really lovely creation, thank you so much for sharing it with us at Stampalot Challenge this month.

    B x
    Stampalot Design Team

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  7. Wonderful card , great details
    thanks for joining us at Sir Stampalot this month and good luck!
    Hugs
    Francesca

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