Friday, April 22, 2011

All that scraps challenge

I need to work on my blog post titles, very boring but I am just not that imaginative, usually. I have several designs from All that scraps but haven't used them nearly enough. I love this little Birgitta on stump and the challenge this week is to make handmade flowers. Mine are pretty simple, a stamped and colored image in the corner and a rolled rose in the center of the ribbon but they are both handmade so I am good to go.

I also used a little charm I picked up last weekend and hung it from the ribbon, it is a little mushroom and just fit this image perfectly. The butterfly is clear green plastic but I added some light green stickles to the wings and brown stickles to the body so it actually came out pretty well. The paper is called the Cotton Stack that I picked up at Michaels a few days ago. Don't know why I didn't get it before, the papers are nice and bright with glitter on quite a few. Right up my alley.

Okay, that is it for tonite. Check back in the morning for my next kraftin kimmie guest dt card, purty purty!
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7 comments:

Lisa Jane said...

aww that is so cute Amanda.. and i just love the little toadstool charm!
The papers are gorgeous too in some wonderful colours
Lisa x

theCook said...

Great card, love the colors and that nice butterfly!

Pami said...

Oh I love this Amanda. Your colouring is fab, the image so cute, the little charm is perfect and I love your flowers! Pami x

gobeagirl said...

Oh Amanda. This is just adorable. Your mushroom charm IS perfect for this card. You have colored her to perfection. Really really sweet card. Hugs, Lisa

Anita said...

This is so stinkin' ca-ute! Love the image and papers. And that charm is perfect.

Mette said...

Fabulous card. Love the colours and little details. Super colouring

Hugs, Mette

Elaine said...

I love this card Amanda.
I have quite a few of these stamps too, maybe I need to try actually using them sometime?
Love your colouring and in particular the HAIR!!
Fabaroony!
Pretty colours and your embellies are spot on.

Hugs Elaine xx