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Friday, 25 January 2013

Two in a day!!

Hello Again,

I made this card this afternoon but had planned to post it on Sunday until I realised that the challenge at Make My Monday closes tomorrow. As I have my DT card for Inkspirational scheduled for tomorrow I thought I would post this now so I didn't miss the deadline. 2 posts in one day-I think this has only happened once before in my time as a blogger!

This card came together as a result of 3 challenges. The sketch is from Make My Monday. This week they were asking for a CAS card using their sketch. CAS-ual Friday have a 'make your mark' challenge to include some colouring on your card. And finally The Play Date Cafe have a 'black, white and splash of emerald green' challenge.
With this fab combination of challenges I came up with this:


The stamp is from PTI, I coloured the petals and the punched butterfly with an emerald green marker (make unknown!). I added some black gems, rounded some corners and finally scored the card stock. I decided, after a lot of yes/no, yes/no,  not to add a sentiment as I thought there was enough on the card. I would love to know if you think a sentiment would have been better?

It is dark here now so the photo has a few shadows so I apologise but I didn't want to miss that deadline!

Off to enjoy Friday night with hubby and hopefully a trip into town tomorrow to see a movie. Don't forget to come back tomorrow to see my post for our fab sketch challenge at Inkspirational.

Make My Monday Sketch:                     The Play Date Cafe Colours       CAS-ual Friday Challenge

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11 comments:

  1. This is really lovely Sandie. The floral panels are so pretty and love the little green butterfly.
    Thanks for joining our challenge at MMM this week.
    Fliss x

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  2. I love what you have done with my sketch Sandie - beautiful squares and a gorgeous green butterfly, thanks for joining us at MMM this week with your lovely card - Jacqueline xx

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  3. I love those offset flowers. Awesome way to use the sketch Sandie! Hope you and Callum are getting ready for a great day in London. xoxo

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  4. Well, this is just fabulous!!! LOVE the rounded corners and your little butterfly! Thanks for joining us at MMM! HUGS and happy weekend! :)

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  5. Great job with the sketch! I like you card just the way it is. Thanks for playing along with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  6. I love this Sandie - those rounded corners make a gorgeous feature revealing the green beneath. I think the card is lovely as it is but if you wanted a sentiment, maybe one could go on its side on the left of the top two squares. Vicky x

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  7. Such a lovely card just as it is, love the rounded corners adding more interest and the gorgeous butterfly
    Thank you for joining us at MMM
    Suzi B :)

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  8. Beautiful card Sandie ~ Love those rounded corners! I replied to your comment through email last night but wanted to make sure you got the link to the stamp, so I'm leaving it here as well.
    http://www.stampersbest.com/product.php?productid=150&cat=0&page=1

    Have a Wonderful day!
    Nancy xx :D

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  9. Such gorgeous simplicity! I love the off center flowers in each panel. Thanks for playing along at The Play Date Cafe!

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  10. Ooooh, awesome CAS card! Thanks so much for playing along with CAS-ual Fridays this week!

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  11. Those colored flowers look fabulous and the score lines really make this perfect for the CAS-ual Friday challenge! Thanks for playing along this week:)

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