Monday, 30 June 2014

Besties UK Challenge - Anything Goes + Summer

Good Morning and welcome back to the latest challenge at Besties UK ... today we have a new challenge the theme is

Anything Goes (A) Summer (B)

(Anything Summery .... )

You can enter the challenge here 'My Besties UK' we have some fab digis as prizes and a special priced digi available to purchase, the rules are up to 3 entries with a Bestie Image and one without so you can enter up to 4 times ....

This is my design team card for the challenge, I loved this image she is so cute and can be purchased at the store here

Recipe  

Materials

1 sheet white A4 card
1/2 sheet yellow coredinations card
1/2 sheet white A4 card
White card for printing
1/2 sheet double sided paper yellow
Yellow spotted ribbon

Tools

Spellbinders scalloped & plain Ovals
La la land banner and corner dies
Magnolia Wave Border
Magnolia stamp 'Have a Sunny day
copics

To Make it up

Using A4 card folded cut base card to 17.8 x 12.7 cm 
Using yellow card 17 x 12cm, layer white card 16.5 x 11.5 using tape or glue
Cut paper 16 x 11 then cut in half, layer onto white card showing opposite sides of paper
Layer border of yellow then white card, cut Waver border using magnolia die
Cut border in two and layer opposite sides to layered paper, affix over paper with glue or tape
Affix ribbon over centre and affix this peeve to base card with tape or glue
Stamp ‘ Have a Sunny day’ using cocoa ink on top right of paper
Cut scalloped oval, fancy corner and banner from remaining yellow card
Cut banner again from paper, cut out each flag and glue in place on banner
Affix banner to back of oval at left hand side
Affix oval to card with glue gel or foam pads
Affix fancy corner to bottom right of card
Tie bow over ribbon

Cut out image with oval, colour as desired , affix to oval with tape or glue 

Colours used
Skin tones - e000, e00, e11, e21, e04, r20
Hair - e21, e25, e29
Eyes - b99, b95, b93
Clothing/shoes - y35, y38, e21, e25, e29

Float ring - y0000, y000, b95, b93

I hope you have enjoyed your visit to my blog today and that I have inspired you to take part in our challenge 

thanks for stopping by to visit

Carol - SilverPaws 



Besties UK Design Team Co-ordinator


Also entering the following challenges:-

http://www.bestieschallenge.blogspot.co.uk - Summer
http://artesaniasmyfavorites.blogspot.de - option Summer
http://mybestiesspanishchallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk -summer 


Monday, 16 June 2014

Besties UK Challenge - Anything Goes + Add A Little Sparkle

Good Morning and welcome back to the latest challenge at Besties UK ... today we have a new challenge the theme is

Anything Goes Add A Little Sparkle

(Anything that sparkles, glistens or glitters )

You can enter the challenge here 'My Besties UK' we have some fab digis as prizes and a special priced digi available to purchase, the rules are up to 3 entries with a Bestie Image and one without so you can enter up to 4 times ....

This is my design team card for the challenge, I had to make a card for a a little boy who will soon be One and I thought this one fitted the bill... I used image 210.

Recipe  

Materials

1 sheet white A4 card
1/2 sheet pale blue coredinations card
1/2 sheet Bazzil Kraft card
White card for printing
1/4 sheet double sided paper
White card candi - coloured with copic e44
Hessian ribbon

Tools

Spellbinders Labels 28
copics
At you spica - sparkly pen

To Make it up

Take A4 card and fold in half, cut to 14.5 cm square
Take blue card and cut square 14cm square
Take craft card and cut to 13.5 square
Take patterned paper and cut to 13cm square then cut into 2 equal pieces
Layer the kraft card onto the blue then layer paper onto the kraft card turing the patterns top and bottom
Cut three strips blue 14 x 2.5cm, kraft 13.5 x 2cm paper 13 x 1.5cm layer and affix over join
Add hessian ribbon and coloured card candi
Cut blue labels 28 and cut image outside the shape using labels 28, using same label draw around the outer and cut out in kraft card
Colour image add sparkle with spica pen and layer up, affix to card 14.5cm square

Copics Used

Skin - e000, e00, e11, e21, e04, r20
Eyes - e15, e97, e99
Hair - e23, e25, e27, e29, e49
Top/Shoes - B41, B52
Trousers - e40, e41, e43, e44



I hope you have enjoyed your visit to my blog today and that I have inspired you to take part in our challenge 

thanks for stopping by to visit

Carol - SilverPaws 
Besties UK Design Team Co-ordinator

Entering challenges:-

http://artesaniasmyfavorites.blogspot.de - Anything Goes
http://scrapbookstampsocietychallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk - Anything Goes





Monday, 2 June 2014

New Challenge Besties UK - Anything Goes + Time for Tea

Good Morning and welcome back to the latest challenge at Besties UK ... today we have a new challenge the theme is

Time for Tea


You can enter the challenge here 'My Besties UK' we have some fab digis as prizes and a special priced digi available to purchase, the rules are up to 3 entries with a Bestie Image and one without so you can enter up to 4 times ....

This is my design team card for the challenge, I had to make a card for a friend who is having a baby soon and I fell in love with this image Tea Time Tippi she is just so cute.  I have recently been to America and bought these beautiful papers while I was there....  This is a simple card and requires few tools and only 3 pieces of paper.





Recipe  

1/2 Sheet coredinations cardstock
1/2 sheet pretty paper
1 sheet A4 cream card
Lace & ribbon 

Tools:-
Spellbinders Ovals plain and scalloped
Cherish border - memory box

This card was kept very simple to showcase the image rather than the embellishments, card size 14.5cm square, layered .5cm smaller for card and paper.
I used the Oval Spellbinders to cut around the image
Coloured with copics 
Layered the die cut ribbon and lace then added the image

Copics Used:-
Skin tones - e000, e00, e11, e21, e04, r20
Hair - e23, e25, e27, e29
Eyes - e08, e17
Clothing/teacups -rv66, rv34, rv32, e37, e50, e51, e53, yg63, yg99

I hope you have enjoyed your visit to my blog today and that I have inspired you to take part in our challenge 

thanks for stopping by to visit

Carol - SilverPaws 
Besties UK Design Team Co-ordinator

I will also be entering my card in the following challenges

http://bestieschallenge.blogspot.com.au
- Pick a colour, I used the Fuchsia colour in the flowers above the door

http://artesaniasmyfavorites.blogspot.de
All+ option wedding or birthday - I would send this card for a birthday x

http://mybestiesfriendship.blogspot.de
Anything goes