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Sunday, May 1, 2011

Birthday Sundaes Challenge # 7


Hello Crafters,
Can you believe we are already on challenge # 6 over the on Birthday Sundaes Blog!? This week the challenge is 'Anything Goes' and we are sponsored by Patti's Creations. Below is the card that I made with one of her digital stamps. Which can be purchased here . I had so much fun making this card...I actually went a little crazy and made a few which I will show you :) The image was just so great and by justing changing up the colours I could make the same design look like a totally different card. I'll explain more and you can see below.

I also made my own embellishment for this card. I saw similar ones in Michael's a while back and was shocked at the price. Anyways after careful inspection I realized I had all the materials to make my own and they really didn't look that hard. Seriously, once I tried I realized I can make one in under 5 minutes. They are great and I am sure you will be seeing many more of them on my future projects.
Thanks for stopping by and happy crafting!
Tara

This one was actually the first one I made. It feels a bit little old ladyish to me (shhh I think I am going to send it to my Nanny, she'll love it! lol).


I loved that one but felt it was really not my style. I tried some different colours and made the next one a bit more funky.

Oh wait there is more...on my third go I decided to go really funky with the colours and BAM...Love it!
I would also like to enter this last card into the Bows n Berries  - bold and bright challenge #4


Recipe:
A2 size card
Cardstock: Coloured (Recollections)
White (Staples)
Patterned Paper: scrap pile :)
Ribbon: Offray
Nestabilities
Prisma Coloured Pencils
Sentiment - Technique Tuesday
Embellishment - homemade
Bling: Dollarama
Buttons: from my stash
ATG
Pop dots

10 comments:

Cindy Vernon said...

Love all the cards that you made, the stitching gives it the perfect touch.

Love That Bug said...

Tara,
WOW! Your card is stunning!
I love all of them
Hugs,
Stacy

Gill McCall said...

LOVE this - my fav is the purple one. thanks for playing along with BnB this week

Kate said...

I like them all! Isn't it fun to see what a difference papers and colours can make?!

Jens Craft Corner said...

I love your cards and the images are beautiful! It cracks me up to see them all done in different colors! It must be the teacher in you. I can't decide which one is my favorite. : ) I love them all. Have a great week!

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

So pretty! Great set of cards!

Kristie said...

Oh my gosh, 3 cards!!! Wow, they are all just beautiful. You really did a fab job coloring the tulips and I like the handmade accents. I keep showing my mom all the new embellishments hoping I can get her to make me some with stash of sewing supplies LOL!

Staying Crafty said...

They are all gorgeous! It's fun to see the image in so many different color schemes :)

Amber said...

These are beautiful! I love that you always take these gorgeous cards you create and duplicate them in different colors! It is such a wonderful way to build your stash! Nice job with the image!

bosenberries said...

gorgeous card and love the pretty embellishments! Thanks so much for playing with Bows and Berries Digital Stamps 'bold and bright' challenge!
Robin