Monday, July 12, 2010

Crafty Cardmakers DT- color/photo inspiration challenge (second post today)


Looks interesting doesn't it?
Looks like you'd want to take a crack at this sweet photo hey?
Why not. .......you have nothing to lose, only something to gain.

Over at Crafty Cardmakers for the next two weeks we are asking you to interpret this photo!
You can do it! I know you can! And you can blame Judie for picking it!

For this first week you will be seeing the inspiring creations of half of the DT members.

The following Monday (next week) the remainter of the DT will be doing a SPOTLIGHT technique. We may cover a style, technique, product, something specific based on the inspiration photo as well.
SO......you may choose to do that too or have a go at just the spotlight.


***For example next weeks spotlight will be on easel cards, the team have based their easels on the photo inspiraton challenge. You may choose to do this too in which case you can enter your easel into both weeks or you can enter any other easel into the spotlight only. You will also have 2 weeks to enter this until the next spotlight.***

Clear as mud right?!!?



I have chosen an image from Prairie Fairy Designs called "Daisy Fairy".
Isn't she 'sweet' ?
I printed her twice & pop-dotted her for a 3D look (better pics below).
I colored her softly like the 'sweethearts' in the photo & added some pastel pre-cut shaped cardstock=hearts & tag.  I tried my darndest to match the greens thruout my card. I think I did a pretty 'sweet' job.
I embossed with my cuttlebug, added some bling to her wings & to the flowers & added a touch of lace ribbon.




I finished the inside when I realized my next door neighbors' hubby needed a card for his wife for their anniversary. Together for 14 yrs. Now if that, or this card, does not leave a bit of 'sweetness' in your thoughts, then I don't know what will!

Please come play with us at Crafty Cardmakers & show the DT how much you love them with a few 'sweet ' comments of your own for a chance to win a gift certificate from.........



Challenges for my card:
Freshly Brewed- summertime
Cute Card Thursday- summer theme
Stamp Something-recipe- 1DP. 1image. 1ribbon
Lots to do- people/places
All Sorts Challenge- place a heart on your project

16 comments:

Margreet said...

wonderful card Corry and your colouring is amazing!
xxx Margreet

Josephine said...

A gorgeous card, and those sparkly wings are beautiful!

Danni said...

Gorgeous! Love how you did the fairy! Thanks for playing along with my flutter by challenge!

sundownerin said...

your colouring is amazing! A gorgeous card! and i like the new picture of your children, they are very cute!! so you did twice a good job... hihi..

Tracey said...

This is soo pretty Corry, I saw this with my card being featured on Flutterby & had to come over & say how gorgeous your card is - I love Prairie Fairy images & the dimension on your card looks amazing :)

Have a great week.

Hugs
Tracey
x

Made by Mandy said...

Love the colours on this card and the twinkle on your fairy wings. Such a lovely sentiment for the inside and how lovely of you to give it to your neighbour. He is lucky to have such a thoughtful card maker so close by.

Love your yummy yellow flowers, they are so summery and bright.

Great to have you on the team :)

Love

Mandy

Cath Wilson said...

Really pretty, Corry. BUT you've confused me - I thought the easel card in the spotlight had to incorporate the photo challenge, to? Oh lor - will have to get my facts right, lol. Love your work.

Eiglas said...

Super card Corry - lovely colouring and detail!
Hugs,
Ei
x

Lori said...

That's a toughy, but I have to say you knocked it out of the park! Great interpretation, love the coloured text!

Michelle said...

WOW what an awesome card! Love how you cut and popped up the beautiful fairy! Thanks so much for joining us at FBW this week - your creation is AWESOME!

CreaRenata said...

This gorgeous! Thanks for playing at Stamp Something.

Hugs,
Renata

Mummylade said...

such a lovely image. Thank you so much for entering the Allsorts challenge this week, good luck.

Heather said...

Oh my this is just precious! I love all that sparkle. Thank you for playing along at Freshly Brewed Challenges (again)!

Jack said...

Love your fairy, so sparkly! Great card. xx

Kelly said...

I love the coloring, the glitter and the layering. Too fantastic!!

Tracey Feeger said...

Wonderful card. Love the layering of the image and great embossed card for the background. Thanks for joining us at Stamp Something.
mwah
Trace

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