Friday, April 15, 2011

OCL – Clearly Creative

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This is my second post for the day, scroll down for my Paper Pretties Blog Hop post.

Time for another challenge over at The Lounge. This week it is Clean and Simple and be CLEARLY Creative, meaning we had to have something clear on our cards.

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I pulled out an acetate card that I had from Creative Cuts & More and used Shower of Blossoms from Our Craft Lounge.  This was a challenge for me as I’m not that great with clear cards but I love how this one turned out.

I paper pieced her jacket using DCWV The Far East mat stack. Used a gold Spica pen for parts of her jacket. Colored the rest of the image with copics. Added some Sugar Sparkly Fluff on the bunnies’ tails. Wanted my primas to match so colored white ones blue as I didn’t have any blue primas to match. Also had to color the small one brown with copic.

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Pulled out Eiei Hello for the fence behind the girl, colored with copics and cut it out completely to attach with glue dots. Stamped Fancy Fringe in black around the edge of the acetate. Sets are also from Our Craft Lounge. Girl image is attached with Helmar Liquid Glue Dots to give her more dimension. The green and blue design paper are also from DCWV The Far East matstack. The blue is attached to the inside of the card to give the layer look.

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Also for the following challenges:

Amber’s Crafts and Things – Favorite Things (copics, primas, brads)
The Pixie Cottage - For mom or special lady
Little Red Wagon - Easter
Top Tip Tuesday - Spring has sprung
Creative Card Crew - Spring
Lollipop Crafts - All Girl
Kaboodle Doodle - Cute & Cuddly Animals
ABC Challenge - S is for Sugar and Spice
7 Kids College Fund - Easter & Spring
iCopic – Coloring an Embellishment (colored the primas)
MyGrafico – Anything Goes



        Thanks for stopping by!


                     Amber

15 comments:

Vee said...

Such a beautiful Spring card. Thanks for joining our challenge at Top Tip Tuesday.
xx Vee

Dawn said...

Amber, it's a lovely card! That image is adorable!
Thank you so much for sharing her with us @ My Grafico this month!
Hugs
Dawn xxx

Pam said...

Soooo pretty Amber, love your coloring!

Zulma said...

Beautiful card Amber! cute image and colors. Thanks for playing with us at Lollipop Crafts this week.
Zulma DT

Mandy said...

This is so adorable!!

Kendra said...

Sweet Stuff Amber ~ great job!

Anniebee said...

This is such a sweet card, Amber. Very nice coloring and pretty paper... a winning combination! Thanks for sharing some of your favorite things with us this week at Amber's Crafts and Stuff.

Anne

Deb said...

Love this, Amber! So sweet and simply darling!

Katie said...

Super card!
Thanks for playing in The Pixie Cottage :)

Denise @ kc242 said...

What a lovely Spring card with wonderful details! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Creative Card Crew! I have blog candy that ends on the 18th if you are interested!
Denise
CCC-DT

Sadilla said...

I like it!!!
thanks for playing with us at the pixie cottage
hugs
sadia

Pankti said...

Love the card with cute image. Thanks for playing in "Anything Goes" with "My Grafico".

Thanks,
Pankti
http://paintdlove.blogspot.com/

Julie said...

This is just darling! Thank you for joining us at 7 Kids College Fund Challenge!

Julie

artish said...

awesome layering and textures. thank you for sharing at the pixie cottage.

Amber's Crafts and Stuff said...

Beautiful.

I am so glad you joined us for our "My Favorite Things" challenge@ Amber's Crafts and Stuff.

~*~Amber~*~
www.amberscraftsandstuff.com