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Sunday, March 30, 2014

New Challenge #78 at Glitter n Sparkle

Hey everyone,
Well another day another week.
and if I'm on here that means
it must be Sunday again.
  Hope everyone has had a good week.

Now the weather is starting to pick up a bit 
I've even ventured out into the garden.
Well.........
I got my other half to do a bit of digging 
while I supervised lol.

Anyway here is my project this Week:-

The Theme at 
Glitter n Sparkle is:-
Mother's Day

Our Sponsors this week are:-

The Stamping Chef who are offering
3 Images from their store

Digi Darla who are offering
5 Images from their store


Bunny Zoe's who are offering
a $10 Gift Certificate for their store

Fred She Said who are offering
a $10 Gift Certificate for their store

My project for this week is:-

Chocolate Cherry Pie Digi Stamp 
from The Stamping Chef 
(one of our sponsors)

This week I thought I would make 
a nice Stair Step Fold Card,
so to begin with I chose a piece of 
14 x 26cm Maroon Card
(stash).
 Which I scored at 
3cm, 6cm, 10.5cm 15cm, 20.5cm
to make the folds.

Next I cut some Purple/Cream 
'Snakeprint' Linen Card
(stash)
to fit the Smallest and the Largest 'Steps'.
And some Cream/Purple
'Snakeprint' Linen Card
(stash)
to fit the Middle 'Step'.

Next I Die-Cut out my Image

using the Majestic Circles (6pc)
(Spellbinders)
And to colour the Edges I used 
Champagne Mist - All Purpose Ink
(Tsukineko)
which I applied with a sponge,
then I added Maroon Promarker to the Ink
and reapplied.



And using Champagne Pearl Card
(Ross)
I Die-Cut out the Backing Shape
so that I could Découpage my Image onto it.

I coloured in my Image 
using my Promarker Pens.
               Skin -             Vanilla
                                     Blush
                                     Dusky Pink
                                     Dusky Rose
                                     Satin
               Hair -              Shale
                                     Burnt Sienna
                                     Cocoa
                                     Sandstone
               Eyes -            Moss
                                     Sandstone
               Make-up -       Amethyst
                                     Maroon
                                     Burgundy 
               Dress -           Amethyst
                                     Maroon
                                     Slate
               Belt -              Honeycomb
                                     Spice
               Socks -          Vanilla
                                     Buttercup
                                     Spice
                                     Maroon
               Shoes -          Slate
               Cake -            Vanilla
                                     Honeycomb
                                     Spice 
                                     Maroon
               Clip-board -    Ice Grey 4
                                     Cool Grey 5

For My Sentiment I chose one by Jenny Ellory,
along with the matching Coffee Cup
(Luxury Grade 2012 Spring Collection - 
Free in Crafts Beautiful).

I put a strip of Cream Satin Ribbon
(Stash).
across the Middle 'Step',
and placed the Coffee on top.
Then using Purple Organza Ribbon
(stash)
I handmade a Bow.

To finish off my card

I used 3 Light Purple Flat-Back Gems,
1 in the centre of each 'Star'.
And 2 Purple Paper Roses
(stash).

I'd like to enter this Card in the following Challenges:-

Alphabet Challenge - D For Diecuts
Crafts 4 Eternity - #169 -Special Mums
Crafty Sentiments - Mothers Day
Delicious Doodles - #81 - Mothers Day
Dream Valley - #78 - Mothering Sunday
Jellypark Challenges - Mothers Day
Ladybugs Crafts Ink TLT - For A Special Lady
Make My Monday - For Mums
Ooh La La - #152 - To A Special Lady
Scrappers Delights - #19 - For A Special Lady

9 comments:

  1. fab card , love the design
    thanks for playing with us at crafty sentiments
    hugs
    céline

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  2. super stepper card and a fabulous image! Thanks for joining us at Crafty sentiments this week and good luck! Hugs rachel xx

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  3. Great stair step design! Love your sweet image, color palette, and pretty papers! Thanks so much for sharing this with us at Jellypark Friends. Hope to see you again soon! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

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  4. Fantastic card! Love all the different papers. Cute image!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Delicous Doodles Challenges!!! Good Luck! I hope I see you again for our next challenge :)

    - Susan, DT @ Delicious Doodles Challenges
    Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}

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  5. So pretty - Love that stair step card! Superb coloring and lovely patterned papers! Thanks for playing with us at Dream Valley challenges - hugs, Cornelia DT

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  6. Beautiful card, lovely design, thanks for playing along at Alphabet challenge.

    Pat xx

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  7. Lovely card :) Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs Michele x

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  8. Beautiful card, I love the step design and that fab image! Thanks for joining us at Alphabet Challenge Blog!
    Tammy x

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  9. Wonderful project! Thanks so much for joining us at Jellypark Challenges – hope to see you again next time!

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