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Monday, May 1, 2017

SHEEPSKI DESIGNS CHALLENGE #2 - ANYTHING GOES

Hello There Crafty Friends!
I want to let you know that there's a challenge starting today at
https://sheepski-designs-challenges.blogspot.co.uk/
The theme for this challenge is...
Anything Goes
Here's my inspiration card...
Using the beautiful image 'Wild Roses
Here's what I used to make my card...
 Digistamp 'Wild Roses' By: SheepSki Designs
 Marco Raffine Colored Pencils
DCWV 4.5"X6.5" 'The Old World' Mat Stack
Tim Holtz Distress Ink 'Tea Die' 
Inkadinkado 'Personal Impressions' Stamp - Blog Candy From Mary H
We Are Memory Keepers Stamping Tool
 Prima Marketing Distressing Tool
Flatback Pearls - Gift From Friend
Offray Lace Ribbon 
Bow Maker - Made By My Hubby - Idea From A Mermaid's Crafts
Yellow Cardstock Paper

 Here's what I did to make my card...
 After cutting the patterned paper to fit the center of the card, I distressed around it, then taped it onto the card. Next I cut a piece of yellow paper to frame behind the image, distressed around it and taped it to the back of the image. Being it was my first time ever using the stamping tool, I had my crafty hubby stamp the sentiment on the image paper for me. I know, I'm a big chicken, worried I would goof it up, lol. If you only knew what I have done before with stamping a sentiment by hand, okay, I will tell you, I actually stamped it upside down...so had to stamp it on a piece of paper, then cover the boo boo with the stamped paper, lol. I wasn't laughing at the time, lol. Okay, back to the card...I then taped the image on the card. Next I glued the ribbon on the bottom of the card, making it raised up three times. Then I glued some pearls on the places of ribbon that were glued down, two above the image and one above the sentiment. Using my wonderful bow maker, which is so much easier on my hands, I made a bow with the lace ribbon. Then I glued the bow onto the top left corner of the image.
And that's my DT card.
I hope you like it and it will give you some inspiration.
Come join us in the fun!
If you like SheepSki Designs digistamps as much as I do...use this coupon code to receive 10% off your purchase...(SKISHERRY10)

SheepSki Designs Facebook Group has monthly challenges as well. 
You should check it out. :)

Happy Crafty Hugs,
Sherry x

I entered this card in the following challenges...
Always Fun Challenges #4 - Flowers
AuroraWings Challenge #49 - Frame It
Crafty Cardmakers #187 - Pearls and/or Gems
Make My Monday #45 - May Flowers
Markers! Papers! Digis! 'Spring Fling' - Sponsored By Miss Daisy Stamps - Add A Flower

20 comments:

  1. Sherry, this card is just gorgeous!

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    1. Thank you so very much Lisa Lynn! :) x

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  2. This is really pretty and I love your bow. I have one of those com type things and couldn't get on with it so I invested in one of those with the pegs to wrap your ribbon around. So much easier. Hugs Mrs A.

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    1. Thank you so very much Mrs A.! It is a lot easier to make a bow with the wooden pegs/dowels. :)
      Hugs, Sherry x

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  3. Very lovely card!! Thanks for joining us at Make My Monday.

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  4. Fabulous design Sherry. Love the soft shading on your flowers.

    Could I request you to link to our actual blog post, as mentioned in our rules, and not just to the main page of our blog please for the future!

    Thanks for sharing in our pearls/gems challenge

    Lin
    Crafty Cardmakers

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    1. Thank you so very much Lin! :)

      Oh, sorry about that, I fixed the link. :) x

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  5. Absolutely gorgeous!

    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers!

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    1. Thank you so very much Josephine! :) x

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  6. What a fabulous image, so beautiful as is your card. Thanks for joining us at Crafty cardmakers!
    Glenda DT

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  7. Love the design of your card. very pretty. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers this week. Hope to see you back here again soon. Judy DT

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  8. Stunning coloring, Sherry and I love the lace treatment on the border and bow. Just gorgeous! Thanks so much for joining our "Frame It" challenge at Aurora Wings. xxD

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  9. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Make My Monday, good luck!!! Amy DT

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Thank you so much for your comments. I enjoy reading them. :)