Carpe Diem

fredag 11 april 2014

Hello there!
I am back again to show a card I actually got to work a little extra on. It may sound a bit strange when you see it, but sometimes it is so that the end result not at all becomes as planned from the beginning. This card I have had to leave and return to several times.


From the beginning, I tried to do a very simple card. But in the end, it has become a Spring inspired card where I have tried to create a scene with children sitting on the fence among trees and butterflies in the park / garden, looking in to the city.


I colored the stamped images from Bildmålarna with my Copics and cut them out. I used 3D foam to create dimension and placed them on the fence made with Tim Holtz Alterations die. I also used a Forest stencil from Clearscraps and the Classic Words stencil from Wendy Vecchi. Some stamps from Inkido(sentiment), Reprint(Eifel Tower), Stampers Anonymous(hot air balloon) was used together with butterflies from a paper napkin that I first glued onto a cardstock with decoupage coating and then cut out. Okay...I finished of my card with a beautiful old metal button in the bottom left corner.
Wishing you all a happy day!
Hugs, Birgit

Entered Challenges:
Fairy Tale - Butterflies
Creative Knockouts - Spring is in the Air
Craft Your Passion - No Designer Paper
Papertake Weekly - Spring has Sprung
Divas By Design - Easter/Spring
Bearly Mine - Spring

14 kommentarer:

  1. Lovely card with a beautifully colored images. Thank you for joining us this month at Bearly-Mine Designs Spring challenge and good luck in the draw. Hope we see you again!
    Hugs,
    Simona (DT)

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  2. So sweet. Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion Challenges! :)

    Petya DT

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  3. A great card lovely concept awesome colouring and fun. Thanks for joining us at Stamping with the Dragon.

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  4. You have made a lovely card! It´s so very spring like, I love it! Thank you for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge! xx Bianca

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  5. This is gorgeous,love the fab image and design.xxx

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  6. Your card is amazing! Love the scene you've created and the whole design is perfect. :)
    Have an amazing day...

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  7. Cette carte est ravissante!
    J'aime beaucoup les personnages utilisés ;)
    Merci pour ta participation au creative card crew challenge
    Bises

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  8. Your card came out lovely. Love the French theme attached to this card. Thanks for sharing in our Spring is in the air challenge over at Creative Knockouts. Monica, DT

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  9. I love the angels sitting on the fence. So cute! Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion Challenges

    -Randi

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  10. Eine ganz bezaubernde Karte ist das. Gefällt mir supergut. Danke für Deine Teilnahme bei Fairy tale Challenge. LG Jenny

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  11. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining our spring challenge at Creative Card Crew!
    Hugs, Yvonne

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  12. Beautiful card!
    Thanks for playing at the Crafty Little Fairies!
    Helen x

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  13. Wow! So beautiful. Love every detail on it. Thank you for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge.

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  14. gorgeous card, fab colouring and love the tree background. Thanks for joining us at Stamping with the Dragon. Hugs Tina (DT) x

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