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Sunday, 3 November 2013

One Stitch at a Time Challenge 188

This week at One Stitch at a Time, our challenge is to use a digi! Easy!

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This time, I got to choose an image from Sentimental Susan for Hazel, Shell and Lisa. I chose Bear Guitar, as I've got two guitar-playing sons and it appealed to my sense of humour.
I added the wording in Photoshop Elements, printed, and coloured with Promarkers. For the background, I embossed some pearlescent white card using folders from Crafter's Companion and, I think, Papermania. I matted with blue to match the text, and die cut some snowflakes from the same card using Cuttlebug and Spellbinders dies. I finished the snowflakes with glitter glue to add a bit of sparkle.

I hope you can join us this week.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Crafty Sentiments where anything goes,
Party Time Tuesdays where anything goes,
Lady Anne where anything goes with a stamp,
Crafty Hands where anything goes,
Sister Act where anything goes,
Aud Sentiments where they want Christmas sentiments,
Moving Along with the Times where they want no patterned paper

17 comments:

Hazel said...

It's beautiful, Josephine. I love the embossing and those beautiful snowflakes in blue. Hazel x

Love crafts forever said...

What a fun card. I just came from Hazel's summer Bear to yours winter Bear. Love to see same image in different projects.Love your snowflakes too.
Hugs Nat

verybellemakes said...

Lovely card Josephine - I have the same snowflake folder, and think it's lovely on winter themed cards!

Victoria (DT teamie)

Trisha Stanley said...

Love your blue snowflakes and embossed paper! Good to see you at Sister Act! Thanks for sharing your creativity!

XO-
Trisha-DT

Shell B. said...

Fabulous card Josephine, love the vibrant blue of the snowflakes that is on the embossed white background!¸..• ´¨¨)) -:¦:-¸.•´ .•´¨¨))*((¸¸.•´ ..•´
Shell in Alaska
http://akstamping.blogspot.com

Sandie said...

A lovely card,a fun images too,love the blue snowflakes...

Thank you for joining in with our very first challenge over at CraftyHands..x

Sammy said...

Oh I LOVE this image! My hubby, son and daughter all play guitar, and my son has a thing for bears too... Love the embossing and the snowflakes too.Thanks for playing along with the current CraftyHands challenge. Sammy-x

Cathy said...

Gorgeous card.Thank you for joining in the Crafty Sentiments challenge this time.
Cathy

Ingrid Mason said...

This is such a great card Josephine - I love the crisp snowy scene that you have created for your guitar playing Polar Bear and the blue snowflakes are so striking. You could show this card to your sons as forewarning to them of the consequences for not playing ALL your favourite music. Love Ingrid xx

mixamatoasties said...

Super card.

Thanks for sharing at MAWTT this week.

Susan x

Lynn (aka Lynnpenguin) said...

Oh Josephine, I love this card...and the sentiment you came up with...the colours and embossing are just lovely too.
Lynn, DT OSAAT

Lisa Mensing said...

Cute image! Love the color combo. Thank you for joining us at Party Time Tuesdays.

Desire Fourie said...

A wonderful design with such a character in the image. Love the monochrome colouring with the touch of blue.
Hugs
Desíre
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

Erin Stephenson said...

I love the embossing and snowflakes! Adorable card! Awesome job! Erin OSAAT Teamie

Lisa Winnard said...

Gorg Josephine - love the background. Lis - teamie x

sian said...

Brilliant card. Sian (OSAAT Teamie)

Margaret said...

What a fun image and card design. Bright holiday card. Maggie (OSAAT Teamie)

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