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Sunday, 8 July 2012

One Stitch at a Time Challenge 121

This week at One Stitch at a Time, our theme is the sun! So, colours or shapes or something else that means 'sun' to you!  We're sponsored this week by

This week, I chose a gorgeous image from Floppy Latte designs called 'Funky Flower'. I chose a theme with circles, and golden sunshine colours coupled with sky blues. And flowers, of course, need lots of sunshine!
First, I printed the image four times. I coloured it with Promarkers, and layered it as shown. Before I layered, I scanned the base layer matted to a nestiblity scallopped circle. I used this image to make a backing paper which included the borders as shown. To add a final touch of dimension, I layered the three corner 'buttons'.

Finally, I added an insert to match.

Hope you can join us this week.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:

The Crafty Bloggers Network where anything goes,
Papertake Weekly where anything goes,
Sassy Cheryl where anything goes,
Stamp N Plus where anything goes,
Creatalicious Challenges where anything goes,
ATCs and Cards with Attitude where anything goes,
Chocolate, Coffee and Cards where anything goes,
Fat Pages and Cards with Attitude where anything goes,

(Back later to link to the challenges!)

18 comments:

Inkypinkydelights said...

Lovely card Josephine! Great take on the theme. Judy x

Hazel said...

Beautiful colours and papers. Hazel x

Jo Davies said...

Gorgeous card lovely colours and fb design big hugs Jo xx

Jennie said...

Josephine, what a super card which could be sent to either gender. The colours are a perfect blend too. Super background paper, clever you!

Ang said...

What a great take on the theme of sun, I love it. Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Bloggers Network Challenge

Love crafts forever said...

It's good to be you. Look what you grate just from simple image??? That is amazing!!!!
Hugs Nat

ParkNSlide said...

Thanks for entering the Stamp N Plus challenge---I love the playful colors and layers of your design.

Bonnie Irvine said...

This card is lovely. Love the focal image and the clever background paper. Thanks so much for joining us at Stamp N Plus' Anything Goes Challenge.

fatmonica said...

It's beautiful.I love the colours,so relaxing.Thanks for sharing it with us at ATCs and Cards with Attitude.

Sassy Cheryl said...

What a fabulous funky flower! This is beautiful. Love the colors.
Thanks for playing along in the Anything Goes challenge this week at Sassy Cheryl's.

Floppy Latte Designs said...

Ohhhhh this is pretty pretty pretty! Love the border as a repeat of the big flower! Fantastic card!
Jess
Floppy Latte's Designs

debbi taylor said...

oohhh this is lovely!
thank you for joining us in the challenge at ATCs and cards with attitude this week
hugs
Debbi x

DollySelvam said...

wow...!! excellent pattern with extremely adorable color combo... simply cool...!!:)

debbi taylor said...

me again
lovely
thank you for joining in the challenge at fat pages and cards with attitude this week
hugs
Debbi x

Purple mad Alison said...

What a lovely card, great colours too.
Thanks for joining us over on ATCs & Fat Pages With Attitude.
Hugs Alison x x

Made by Mandy said...

Wow, you are so clever Josephine. I love how creative this is.

Love Mandy xxx

Cindy Groh said...

Great card using a Floppy Digi. Thanks for joining us at Stamp N Plus.

Crafty and Green said...

Fun Card! Thank you for playing with us this time at Stamp N Plus! We Hope you Come Back and Play with us again soon!

Many Blessings,
Tina

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