Monday, 29 June 2015

Clowning about



   The theme for this week's challenge at Eureka Stamps is 'red, white and blue'. The papers I used were from the Wild Rose Studio paper stack called 'For Men' and I matted both onto red mirri card before attaching to the base white card.
   The Eureka digi stamp number 24904 is called 'clown on one hand'. I coloured it using Promarkers and cut it out using a Spellbinders postage stamp die. While still in the die I brushed the edges with distress ink. I then matted it onto red core'dinations cardstock which I had cut out using the same die, offsetting it slightly.
   I coloured three card candi using a Promarker pen and attached these to the left hand side of the card. The sentiment was made from peel off letters which I had coloured using a permanent pen.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Cute Card Thursday -  stars and/or stripes
   QKR Stampede - patriotic cards (using colours of the union flag)
   Papertake Weekly - trio-tastic (3 different colours)
   Scrapping 4 Fun - anything goes
   4 Crafty Chicks - patriotic (using colours of the union flag)
   Inspiration Destination - anything goes
   Pile It On - flag colours
   Crafty Girlz - anything goes with flag colours
   Simon Says Stamp Wednesday - anything goes
   Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper - anything goes
   One Stitch at a Time - red, white and blue
   Crafty Creations - red, white and/or blue
   Crafting From The Heart - anything goes

15 comments:

  1. What a fun card Mary, looks gr eat in the bold primary colours.

    B x

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  2. Love your fun card Mary! The image is gorgeous & you've coloured it beautifully!
    Hugs
    Dawn x

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  3. FABULOUS patriotic card! LOVE the papers and the postage die! Thanks for joining us this week at QKR Stampede!

    Brenda DT

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  4. He! he! What a FABulous Fun card..
    LOving your design. These dies are so pretty too.
    Thank you so much for joining us this week at QKR Stampede.
    Chrissyxx

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  5. Mary, this is so fun and cheery!! Awesome image :) Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week xoxoxo

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  6. Beautiful fun card, love the design and cute image
    Thank you for your entry at Scrapping4funChallenges
    Rachelle DT
    http://scrapping4funchallenges.blogspot.com

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  7. What a Fun Card. Such a great card to celebrate a birthday. I like papers and the design of your card. :D Thank you for joining us at One Stitch At A Time.

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  8. Oh, I love this! Such a fun image! Thanks for sharing and joining us at Inspiration Destination. Hope to see you again and good luck!
    Ema
    IDCB Owner

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  9. So darn cute and colorful! Very fun to see this in our Patriotic Challenge at QKR Stampede!

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  10. hello! super fun card, the image is adorable and your coloring is perfect! I am so glad you played along with Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

    sparkle & shine *~*

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  11. Beautiful card! Such a cute and fun card. Thanks for joining us this week at QKR Stampede for our Patriotic Cards Challenge. Karal DT

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  12. Great card thanks for joining the challenge at
    http://craftingfromtheheartchallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk. Good luck x

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  13. Super funny and creative card, love the 'stamp' die! Thank you for joining our 'flag colors' challenge at Pile It On and good luck in the draw.
    Hugs,
    Anna xxx

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  14. Thank you so much for sharing this funny creation in our 'red, white and/or blue' challenge at Crafty Creations Challenges. This is such a nice card, really creative and original. I hope you will visit us again soon!
    Hugs,
    Anna xxx

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  15. What a great, fun card - love it!

    Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Girlz.

    Helen x

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