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Tuesday, 17 February 2015

What's Your Favourite Technique

Hi Folks
Just popping by today to share some inspiration for our current challenge over at The Crafting Cafe.  Our theme for this month is:
Show Us Your Favourite Technique

The winner of the challenge will receive some crafting goodies from our very own DT member Sammy.

Here is my inspiration project.


Two techniques that I love using (time permitting) is stamping and embossing.  I used a stamp set from Clearly Besotted Stamps for the sentiment and the flowers.  After colouring in with my promarkers I fussy cut the flowers and stems.  The background was embossed with my large dotty embossing folder.  I cut an aperture so you could see the sentiment and added a die cut around.  Some pearls on the die cut and pearl flourishes finished the card.
Although this is quite a simple card it seemed to take ages to come together.  But I do like the end result.

Thanks for popping by and don't forget to check out the challenge at The Crafting Cafe.  Would love to see your favourite technique.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Penny Black and More - Anything goes but not a digi
Stamping Sensations - Anything goes
Sister Act - Anything goes
Polka Doodles - All things kraft
Simply Create Too - Anything goes
613 Avenue Create - Anything goes
Robyns Fetish - Square cards
Scribble and Scrap - Anything goes
Craft Your Passion - Anything goes
Crafting from the Heart - Anything goes
Not Just Cards - Anything goes
Crafty Boots - Use a sentiment
Artistic Inspirations - Anything goes
Passion for Promarkers - Perfect pearls
TTCRD - Anything goes
Crafty Sentiments - Bling it on
Top Tip Tuesday - Rubber stamps
Creative Card Crew - Birthday with sentiment

20 comments:

brenda said...

Afraid I am not able to see the photos Mags, Blogger and I presently have this arrangement, I visit but he doesn't share, so all I see are the tiny thumbnails on my reading list but from that I can see it's another glorious creation.

B x

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Mags, I love the roses and beautiful embossing.
Sue xx

Dr Sonia S V said...

wow your card is so beautiful ...love the polka dot embossing, the beautiful swirls and the beautiful stamped sentiment framed so beautifully!
Cheers
Dr Sonia
Cards Crafts Kids Projects

Linda Simpson said...

This is fabulous Mags, love the design and stamps.
Hugs
Linda xxxx

Sandra H said...

Wow Mags this is really lovely x

Elaine Stark said...

Lovely card, I love the rose stamp ad great colours. Thanks for joining Top Tip Tuesday. Elaine

Dawn Lancaster said...

Simply stunning Mags!
Hugs
Dawn xx

Asmah Zainal Abidin said...

Beautiful creation Mag! Such beautiful rose. Thank you for playing along with us at Through The Craft Room Door this week and we hope to see you again soon.

Hugs,
Asmah
[TTCRD DT Member]
[Qinaahana Arts And Crafts ~ My Blog]

Carol S. said...

Prettty card. Love the design and the gorgeous rose. Hugs, Carol S.xx

Lynne K said...

A beautifully elegant design! Love the rose image. Thank you for sharing your lovely card with us at Stamping Sensations.

Lynne

Lisette Baker said...

A lovely design. I love how you have framed the sentiment. Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

julie_woolston said...

Beautiful card Mags.
Hugs Julie xxx

Céline said...

so gorgeous
thanks for playing with us at crafty sentiments
hugs
céline

KraftyKoolKat said...

So pretty Mags. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Creative Card Crew.
Hugs
Cathy DT Member
xxxxxx

Dee's Craft Room said...

Really sweet card, it is so delicate. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

Judy McKay said...

Love the technique and your beautiful card. Thank you for joining us this week at Not Just Cards Hope to see you back here again soon. Judy DT

cass said...

Pretty card. Thanks for joining us at Robyn's Fetish this week for our Square Card challenge

Lisa (aka CropDropNRoll) said...

Lovely card and great dimensions! You had me at the bling, though! LOL. Thanks for playing in our neighborhood at 613 Avenue Create.

coops said...

So stunning Mags.I love your gorgeous design and pearl swirls and your roses are beautiful.
Thanks so much for joining in my theme this week at PFP :D

xx coops xx

Scrappy Scatty said...

Beautiful card
Thank you for joining us at Polkadoodles xx