Saturday, 14 November 2015

DT inspiration for Lil patch of crafty friends

It is the start of a new challenge over on the Lil' Patch of Crafty Friends challenge blog.
I have some inspiration for you using one of our wonderful sponsor for the challenge, Ching Chou Kuik.
She has kindly donated a prize of 3 of her fabulous images to a winner.
I have used her image Snowflake angel for my christmas card creation.
Here you can see my card closed

and here is the card opened and on display.

I used polychromos pencils to colour in the image and mounted it on kaisercraft, frost, cardstock. The patterned paper is 'baubles' from the kaisercraft Silver Bells collection. I love the paper as it is covered in silver tinsel and blue and pink baubles. 
The snowflakes are a tim holtz alterations die.
The 'Merry Christmas' sentiment is a clear polymer stamp from kaisercraft also. It was a Christmas stamp set from last year.
The card design is called an easel card. It is an easy card fold to make and quite effective too.
So I hope you have gained a bit of inspiration from my creation. Please join in the anything goes challenge on the Lil' Patch of Crafty Friends blog. Pop on over and have a look at all the other DT makes. They won't disappoint you :)
Thanks
Erica
p.s you can also follow me on Instagram @ericabruton

I will be entering this card into the following challenges:




12 comments:

  1. This is a very pretty card and a sweet image. I love the addition of the snowflakes. It's so perfect for our challenge at Crafting with Dragonflies......thank you. Wynn DT

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  2. A very pretty card, love the diecuts as well , thanks for playing with us at Crafting with Dragonflies, blessings Hilde

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  3. This is lovely! Your image is great and I love the layered snowflakes. The whole look is such a fresh design. Thanks for playing with us at Inkspirational!
    - Shauna

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  4. Gorgeous Christmas card, I love that image and the soft colors! Thanks for joining us at Alphabet Challenge Blog!
    Tammy x

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  5. What a great card, thank you for joining us at The Alphabet Challenge for our ‘Tis the Season’ Challenge, hope to see you again. Emma DT x

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  6. Very pretty. Super colouring skills. Thanks for joining us at Alphabet Challenges Caz DT.

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  7. Beautifully delicate colouring; love the snowflakes around the edge. Thank you for joining us at Inkspirational Challenges. Come back next time! Marina

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  8. So pretty with the colours and your design..Thank you for joining us at Ching-Chou Kuik's Challenge. Good luck in draw..Hugs Lozzy x

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  9. Beautiful soft colors. Great easel card, I just love the style you've used. Thanks for joining the Ching-Chou Kuik's Challenge. Best of luck with the GDT and the prize draws :)

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  10. What a lovely card you have made here which fits perfectly the Ching-Chou Kuik Digital Stamps Inspiration and Challenge Blog Monthly Challenge this month of “Christmas”. Even more FANTASTIC is that you have used one of Ching-Chou Kuik's digital stamps.

    Thank you for entering, best wishes in the draw and for your support of this challenge. Kym (Ching-Chou Kuik Digital Stamps Design Team Leader).

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  11. Hi Erica, finally got over here to join up as a new follower....Aussie hey, hot isn't it...where abouts are you?
    Awesome card and love the image and colouring as well.

    I have candy, why don't you come on over and join up and join in....ends on the 5th December...
    cheers, aussie aNNie xx { aNNie}

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