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Friday, 29 May 2015

"aaarrrr treasure" ahoy ...

After my mammoth colouring session the other day, I have decided to go for "print and cut" to create my DT project for Polka Doodles Challenges. It's inspiration week for the current challenge, "Girly with NO pink" and I wanted to create something for a teenager. I've gone a little grungy using Bonbon Belles ...


The skull is from the cutting files section, which I have recoloured in Word and the skulls border, is one of the brushes (again recoloured in Word). See you don't have to have fancy packages to edit your images and can use what's on your computer!


The sentiment is also from the same CD (again recoloured in Word). I have cut out all the letters, layered them up with 3D foam and then glittered with my GraphIt Shake pen. As a finishing touch, and I suppose the girly element, added sequins and gems.

Now after seeing my card, I realised that it might not be as girly as girly could be, so quickly whipped another one, which is softer in tone ...


Again all the elements are from the Bonbon Belles CD, including that LUSH bubble backing paper ... oooohhhhh, I can see another project coming on soon using that.

Half term is drawing to a close, so I suppose I better start to get organised for next week as have been incredibly lazy this week but sometimes we just need to do nothing!

Have a great weekend everyone,

Lou
x x x

Products and links:
 Bonbon Belles Collection  GraphIt Shae glitter gold pen

Challenges:
7 kids college fund: anything goes
Inspiration Destination: anything goes
Penny's paper crafty challenges: anything goes
City Crafter: sequins
City Crafter: teen

16 comments:

Scrappy Scatty said...

brilliant cards loved them both but agree second one deffo more girly xx

Samra Leshinski said...

I love both cards!!! Fantastic way to incorporate our challenge theme :) Thank you for joining CCCB this week!!
Samra DT

Karon said...

Two fabulous cards - I love the skull one!!! Have a great weekend :-)

Ros Crawford said...

Wonderful card!! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

Ema M said...

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Amy Cohen said...

Love both cards- I know many girls that would love the grungy card with skull!!! Good luck with your entry at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge.
Amy-DT

starcyl said...

Both great cards but I really like the skull one and I'm not usually a fan of them!
Jenny x

starcyl said...

Both great cards but I really like the skull one and I'm not usually a fan of them!
Jenny x

Anita Byrne said...

I love this collection and what an awesome make x

mags said...

A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges.
Mags
x

Michele Cunningham said...

Love the Skull card. Thanks for sharing with us at http://7kidschallengeblog.blogspot.com/

Wendy Russell said...

Wow, love both of these.xx

Sandi's Samples said...

Very creative cards! Thanks for playing with us this week at http://www.7kidscollegefund.com
Huggs

Eve's Card Designs said...

I love them both! super makes as always x

Colleen Holmes said...

Such a pretty card! Love the colors and coloring! Thank you for playing at http://7kidschallengeblog.blogspot.com and hope to see you there in the next challenge

Jan Ltc said...

This is fabulous thanks for joining us at CCC xx Jan