Monday, 16 May 2011

Bah Humbug Challenge 18 - Going Green

This weeks challenge theme over at Bah Humbug is 'Recycling or Shades of Green. I have gone opted with 'Recycling.
The beautiful image has been lovingly created by Vince over at
Crafty Moments  Thank you Vince for your generosity. The images were just lovely to work with.

I have made a card and matching tag. I used the already coloured in image from Crafty Moments for the main card then coloued the mini image in with ProMarkers.  My 'recycled' items are the blue scalloped fabric edging rescued from a garment and the sequin waste or Punchannella as it is also known, of which we get from the our local council scrapstore. I may have gone a bit overboard with the sequin waste! I have used it to create a mask of which gives you a nice polka dot effect. I did this using glimmer mists and a strip of the waste.  I have laid the waste over the polka dot pattern so that is doesn't quite match up with the dots.  I feel my card might need something over the small panel of sequin waste, so to make the card look a bit more 'festive' Maybe some likkle
snowflakes? I will somtime soon add to the card.

I am indeed very pleased to have came across another Christmas Card Challenge Blog. Fab's Big Christmas Card Challenge 2011
Thank you for taking the time to comment Fabrizio. I have taken the plunge and entered my card into this month's challenge May Christmas Challenge with Blog Candy - Pastel Colours and/or Embossing





List of Supplies

6x6 Base Card
Silver Mirror Card
Paper - unable to identify. I should take note when I purchase.
A 'gift for you' digital images from Crafty Moments
Nestie scalloped circle
Nestie Circle
Nestie Oval
snowflake RS image - will need to remind myself of the maker
Gems
Sheer Ribbon
Miniture Card Candy (Of which I have made myself) I have laid onto the oval nestie sentiment
Silver Glimmer Mist
Sequin Waste/Puncanella -  electric blue and white
Scalloped fabric trim
Promarkers
Computer generated sentiment

7 comments:

  1. very beautiful card and such a fab image. thanks for joining us @ bah! humbug! x

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  2. wow Carole this is fabulous.
    Ann xxx

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  3. this is such a cute image and great finished card! thanks for joining us @ bah! humbug!! x

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  4. Quick visit playing catch up! Great recycling of the sequin waste and snowflakes would look cool! Thank you for sharing with us at Bah! Humbug!

    Luv'n'Stuff
    Max
    xx
    Max's Craft Creations
    Bah! Humbug! Challenges DT

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  5. That's so pretty I know Vince will be over the moon seeing what you've created with his design. That card would be perfect for my Christmas Challenge this month ! And there's also blog candy to be won. lol X Fab

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  6. Thank you for joining my challenge ! xoxoxo

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  7. Love the card and what you've done with my image, just wonderful! And a big thank you for the mention. :0)x

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