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Sunday, 2 February 2014

Feeling Crafty Challenge #25

Welcome to challenge #25 at Feeling Crafty Challenge. We had a fabulous response to our previous challenge - Butterflies- with so many wonderful cards and projects. Thank you to all of you who took part. The winners will be announced on the blog shortly.
The theme this month is
"Dies and/or Punches"
and is being sponsored by our very own lovely Avril Watson. She will award a prize of Memory Box dies to the lucky winner so make sure you enter. Your entry doesn't have to be a card. Any recent crafty creation that fits the theme will be accepted.
As it's Valentine's Day this month I thought I'd make a topical card.


I started by covering an 8"x 8" card blank with Kraft card. I printed out a paper I've had for a few years, that I think came from Create and Craft, and used a Docrafts Scallop border punch on red card for the top and bottom of the card. I printed the sentiment on the computer and hand cut it into a banner and mounted it onto a matching Kraft card mat. This was fixed to the card after shaping using glue at the ends and foam pads in the middle. 


The scalloped heart die is from Docrafts. I removed the center and added a hand cut bird made from Kraft card and red card.


I punched out some large hearts from red card and Kraft card. The small hearts are waste from a Memory Box die. I finished the card with self adhesive pearls.

Please visit the Feeling Crafty Challenge blog to see the fabulous creations from the other talented DT members and don't forget to sign up to follow the new challenge blog so you can enter your crafty makes using dies or punches.
I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
delicious doodles challenge-73-die-cuts-and or-punches
http://thatcraftplaceblog.blogspot.co.uk/2014/02/valentine.html
http://seemacrafts.blogspot.co.uk/
http://cardsgalorechallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/02/challenge-2-add-gem-or-glitter-or-candi.html




15 comments:

  1. what a colourful and wonderful card Andree.

    gr karin

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  2. Gorgeous Andree, love the cute bird and the hearts.

    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  3. Ow I love this the style is wonderful xxx

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  4. Lovely design and bright colours, that bird is sweet.
    xx

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  5. What a sweet card! I'm a sucker for hearts. Thanks for playing along with us at Cards Galore Encore Challenge Blog!
    Dawn

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  6. Hi Andree lovely card great die`s & colours, great bird. Have a great day xxxxx

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  7. Lovely Andree, thank you for joining our love theme at Seemacrafts x xx

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  8. Very bright cheerful card, thank you for joining in our love theme at Seemacrafts x

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  9. Yellow and orange are totally my favorite colors, this card is just gorgeous. I love birds too. Cheers, Holley

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  10. Fabulous card Sis, have to say thank you for your support hun, hopefully with a rest Emma will get back to full fitness, fingers crossed, love always xxx

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  11. Fab hun love it especially the colour combo - have a great day xxx

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  12. A pretty valentine ..thanks for joining seemacrafts challenge for February
    Jakki (craftyjak) x x

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  13. Thank you for joining SeemaCrafts February Challenge "love/valentines".

    Brilliant card. Love the colour combination and the wonderful diecut elements.

    I hope you will continue to pop back and join us for more of our monthly challenges

    <3 & hugs
    Lisa xxxx DT Member

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  14. I love the colours! Thanks for playing along at That Craft Place.
    Lisa TCP DT

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