Friday, 29 November 2013

Today's cards

Today a new friend came over and I showed her how to make a couple of cards.
The first used a mask and the second was an easel card.

This is an easel card that I made:


I had already embossed the card base using an edge die to say 'with love'.
I used red card and DP from a Papermania Capsule Collection by Jesse Edwards to cover the base, the folded portion and the stopper. The image is a Free Dearie Dolls digi, just highlighted with Promarkers. I stamped Merry Christmas at the front edge and added buttons and pearls to finish.

I am going to submit this to 

I then started on a sketch - Stella Says Sketch #146


This is my take on it - very simple - banners from papers out of my scraps
 and the image is from Bugaboo's MSChristmas Tags.
Just a little bit of colour added - in particular to make the bird into a robin!


 I am submitting this to

Happy Crafting!!


7 comments:

  1. Adorable card Susan!
    Thanks for playing in our "Christmas Card" Challenge #81!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

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  2. Thank you so much for making such an effort and entering this weeks Challenge over on the LEJ Designs Challenge blog LEJ - Challenge 81 - Buttons Bows or Beads.

    Both cards are wonderful and colourful. The easel card is great with that lovely backing paper and the great image. Love the buttons on the snowman :-)

    Currently we run weekly challenges with prizes of wonderful LEJ Designs images and a small crafty prize from one of our amazing sponsors.
    I really hope you will join us again for more of our future challenges....keep your eyes peeled for things to come ;-)

    <3 & Hugs
    Lisa xxxx LEJ DT Organiser

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  3. I love the LIM card on this post Susan... it's fab!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  4. This is perfect for our current challenge “Christmas Card” at Pattie’s Creations. What a cute image too! Thanks for joining us!
    Hugs
    Pattie ♥
    Artist
    at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge!

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  5. What a fun card! I adore snowmen so your card made me smile!! Thanks for sharing with us at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge.
    Blessings,
    Zella

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