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Monday, 26 January 2015

Crafting from the Heart - Challenge 44

Good morning folks.  A new challenge has started today at Crafting from the Heart Challenge.

We have two sponsors this time,

Our First Sponsor is

My Shopping List

Little Lila Picking Flowers digi stamp from Angies Digi Stamps
Copics markers = E74 | E77 | E79 hair
                             E41 | E43 | E44 shoes
                             E0000 | E00 | E21 skin
                             B04 | B05 | B06 Dress
                             YR32 | YG95 | YG97
7x7 base card
blue co-ordinations card
white card
red card
Marianne flower die
Xcut shape die
tonic corner die
sentiment stamp
pink pearls

  1. I printed out the image onto Copic Xpress It card the day before I intend to use it so it is perfectly dry.
  2. coloured it in using the copics listed above.
  3. fussy cut her out using the direct to cut facility on 'Charlie' my BSC.
  4. I then set about cutting all my flowers and die shapes.
  5. I trimmed the blue co-ordinations card to 6.5" and placed that onto my base card
  6. I trimmed a piece of white card to 6" which I die cut the corners using the tonic die
  7. I then assembled my card finishing off with the pearls inside the flowers.
 My 2nd design for this challenge is
Our 2nd Sponsor is: -
My Shopping List
7x7 kraft card base
plain white card patterned card from hunky-dory
black card
digi stamp - BB Cakes Heart Boy from Stitchy Stamps                       
copic markers- E07 | E08 | E09 = shoes
                         B95 | B97 | B99 = dungarees
                         Y32 | Y35 | Y38 = t shirt
                         R83 | R85 | R89 = heart
                         E0000 | E00 | E01 = skin
tonic dies
tattered lace dies
signature dies
  1. I print my image out onto Copic Xepress It card the day before.
  2. I coloured the image in using the copics listed above.
  3. I cut the image out using direct to cut facility on my BSC, increased the size and cut a black mat out.
  4. I pricked around the outside of a piece of white card
  5. I then matted a piece of printed card from hunky-dory
  6. I cut a die out using tonic dies, at the same time I also die cut my flowers with tattered lace dies and two flourishes using signature dies.
  7. I then assembled my card.

To see some more ideas why not pop over to the Crafting from the Heart blog where you will find more samples from our design team.  Whilst you are there, don't forget to enter the challenge for a chance to win some super digi stamps from our sponsor.
To see more digi stamps from our sponsor please follow the link above.
Crafting from the Heart also have a Facebook page which is full of inspiration, hints and tips from fellow crafters.
The winners and Top 3 from the last challenge can be found here

1 comment:

  1. HI Kandis, two gorgeous cards and images. Thank you for a fabulous challenge this week.

    Hugs Erin xx