Saturday, 3 February 2018

Saturday and, surprise surprise ... a challenge make ... or two!

Hi there readers,

My ATC
And a closer view of both the turquoise and the pink!
Materials used:
  • ATC blank
  • Neon pink card cut to ATC size
  • Snippet of white card
  • Paper Artsy image (ZN08) and Stamplorations sentiment (Celebrate Artsy) stamped using Memento tuxedo black ink
  • Paper Artsy border image (JOFY12) stamped using Hero Arts neon pink ink
  • Faber Castell polychromos pencils used to colour image, blending using Sansodor and a paper stump
  • Wink of Stella clear gel glitter brush pen and stardust stickles used to highlight




I'll be entering the above for the following challenges:-
  1. Cute Card Thursday - challenge No. 515 - ANYTHING GOES
  2. Through The Purple Haze - challenge No. 141 - ADD SOME TURQUOISE (in this case the background)
  3. Cardz4Galz - challenge No. 64 - THINK PINK

And on to a card ...


My card
 
The front, back and inside of my card along with the front and back of my envelope

Materials used:
  • White A2/C6, 250gsm, card and matching sized envelope
  • Two pieces of card cut to 8½cm x 12cm
  • One piece of navy card cut to 9½cm x 13cm
  • Inkadinkado image (from 98997 In the groove) stamped using Versafine onyx black - stamped once on to a full adhesive coverage post it which I cut out and positioned as a mask
  • Using a mini blending tool and Distress Ink in tumbled glass I applied ink (lightly) around the image
  • Hampton Arts sentiment (from SCO170 Happy Birthday) stamped using Memento tuxedo black ink
  • For the insert I also sponged through a Tim Holtz mini stencil




I'll be entering the above make for the following challenges:-
  1. Simply Less Is More - challenge No. 364 - 7th BIRTHDAY challenge ... MUSIC
  2. Crafting With Friends - challenge No. 60 - ANYTHING GOES
  3. Creative Fingers - challenge No. 142 - ANYTHING GOES
  4. Emerald City - challenge No. 8 - ANYTHING GOES

17 comments:

Lilian said...

great card and ATC Kathy\

Lilian

Sarn said...

I totally echo Lilian's comment above! xxx

Happy Saturday xxx

Pat said...

Such a cute and quirky image so prettily coloured for your ATC Kathy and love the silhouette figure on the card. Two great creations. Enjoy your weekend. x

Debbie Mageed said...

Absolutely adorable image and love how you made her shine! Great job coloring!! Thank you for playing along with Cardz for Galz and hope to see you back in the gallery again soon.

Clare Lloyd said...

Really love your ATC

Esther said...

Rock on!! Your usual fab makes, Kathy! Loving the ATC with those gorgeous colours, and your LIM card is such a great design and so impactful. Have a great week x

Cara said...

Fabulous ATC, I love the touch of sparkle. Love how stylish your music card is too, perfect for any musician x

Izzy Scrap said...

Two fabulous cards, Kathy ! A great take on our Music challenge with this beautiful male birthday card ! Love it. Thanks so much for sharing and for playing along at Less is More.

Inkyfingers said...

What a great pair of creations Kathy and such totally different looks. The second one reminds me of John Travolta!
Hugs
Carol x

Sazzle Dazzle said...

What a brilliant rock star set of stamps you have there Kathy - showcased in perfectly CAS here ... I can see you've still plenty of images to go at and add to our gallery daily!!! As always great to see you play along at LIM - thanks so much.

Cards by Maaike said...

that's just a fella's card now isn't it? I like it! well done

Tammy said...

Two beautiful cards, I love that first image, so fun! Thanks so much for joining us at Cardz 4 Galz!
Tammy x

Janis Lewis said...

Cute cards. Thanks for joining us at Through the Purple Haze.

Neets B said...

What a great image for our challenge, and the rest of that stamp set looks fab too. Love the mixed case of the font too.
Thanks so much for sharing with us at Less is More, Anita x

Linby said...

Well this looks like a pretty cool stamp set to me and your card is fab. Thanks for the lovely comment on mine - there is a good deal on a copy of the mag on ebay
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/CREATIVE-STAMPING-MAGAZINE-ISSUE-52-WITH-30-STAMPS-MUSIC-AND-DANCE-PIANO-DRUMS/222835884494?hash=item33e20dc1ce:g:XbcAAOSwhcNagbnK

normally I would say hixxysoft but it is sold out.

Gerrina said...

Finally got around to make a card for LIM and see what the others made... Your card looks great! Ow think I have this set aswell...didn't think of using it... Hope your day comes with some sunshine!

An'Jenic G. said...

Love that bunny and cute card. Thank you for joining us at Through the Purple Haze challenge. DT An'Jenic