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Wednesday, 24 February 2016

From the Heart Progressive Challenge

I am usually pretty good at reading the rules...

 but yesterday  I obviously missed the fact that at

 i {heart} card sketches

you need to use a From the heart Stamp

I really did like the sketch though, so this morning I made a quick card to rectify my mistake...


I have kept coming across cards with this Snowman and Cocoa image on them -
 so I did a bit of looking and...it comes from From the Heart Stamps
and is part of their Progressive Challenge...


The card base is one of those lovely hand-made paper ones that I discovered when I was living in India - the three scalloped squares are cut from a scrap of paper
 that I believe is a Dragons Lair design.
I coloured the image with Promarkers.


I will link this to the I Heart Sketch Challenge #140

I then made a twisted easel card using the same image this time the image is coloured with Promarkers with extra sparkle using silver and jade green glitter glue.


I used scraps of DP and snowflake confetti to decorate
 and one of the sentiments from the set to make the stand.




I will link this to the February Image Challenge


Happy Crafting!






5 comments:

  1. Fantastic - superb colouring on the snowman. It was very strange - as I looked at these cards I suddenly felt chilly hahaha LoL How odd ! I think you've jinxed my warm weather now :-D xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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  2. this was a good post on Wednesday - we had snow that snarled traffic and made
    traveling treacherous. but it's gone and the temp is supposed to be 70 tomorrow.
    Crazy weather.
    Great cards.
    thanks for sharing.

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  3. Both of these are adorable. I really love the look of the easel twist, I have to try that. Thanks for joining us at FTHS.

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  4. Both of these cards are super cute!!Thanks for playing along with us at FTHS!

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  5. Fun card! Nice colors and great embellishments and the easel style is great!! Thanks for joining the Challenge at From The Heart Stamps this month!
    Lyn

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