Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Crafty Sentiments Team B - No Patterned Paper Challenge

NO patterned paper?!?!  I thought not being able to use it was going to make me crazy, but to the contrary, I had a blast creating this card!

Two of the elements in this card might be familiar if you are a regular visitor to my blog.  I knew right away I would use a cut out, so I pulled out my Verve stars die again (so cute!).  Did you notice the same little Crafty Sentiments guy I used last time, called Day Dreaming?  He's a little blonder today.  One of the star die cuts is glued on his shirt, with white embossing powder is used for the word, "star".  I went through my stash of stamps and pieced together words for the sentiment, doodling around each of the boxes.  The window uses a Lil' Inkers stitched die and I created the ledge myself with kraft paper and my Copics!  Using a craft knife to cut around his elbows made it so he could lean on the ledge and built in dimension.  I can't believe how 3D it looks (more in the picture that IRL).  I added some clear sequins for some shimmer and used an embossing folder on the paper below the window.

Challenges Entered:
Pink Elephant/ - AG
Through the Craft Room Door/ - AG
Tuesday Throwdown/ - AG
Fan-Tastic Tuesday/ - AG
Avenue 613 Create /- AG
That Craft Place/ - AG
Crafting From the Heart #25/ - AG
Splitcoast Stampers Color Challenge #485/ - navy, yellow, sahara sand
Dream Valley Challenge #85/ - Inspired by a movie or a song (Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star)
My Sheri Crafts #136 /- A Star is Born




9 comments:

  1. Too darn cute. I adore this little guy with his elbows on the windowsill. This is a GREAT card and the colors are fabulous. Hugs, Gail

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  2. This is so cute! Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown this week! (It would also work for our challenge over at My Sheri Crafts!

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  3. So cute! Thanks for playing with us at Dream Valley Challenges! I hope to see you again here next time! Hugs, Cornelia – DT

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  4. Great card thanks for joining us at crafting from the heart and good luck x

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  5. lovely cute card thanks for sharing with FTT this week Rachel dt

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  6. Thanks for sharing your card with us over at my Sheri crafts this week. The image is so cute, I love all your stars there too.
    Sue

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  7. This is so adorable! Thanks for sharing your card with us at My Sheri Crafts.

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  8. Beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at 613 Avenue Create this week. Cheers,
    Aurora

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  9. Thanks for sharing your lovely crafting for Fan-tastic Tuesday challenge 42 - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

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