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Thursday, 15 February 2018

First DT post for "Moving along with the times" Challenge blog

Good morning all

Hope your week has been good

Thank you to all my new followers and time leaving comments 

I'm pleased to announce I'm on DT for Moving along with the Times Blog
A new challenge starts today and the theme is below, Mrs duck another DT member chose the theme this challenge:

Its my turn (Mrs. Duck) to choose the theme here at MAWTT and, in time honoured tradition, I am going with a song lyric theme again.


I have already used the first verse of Dana's All Kinds of Everything as a previous theme so this time round, I want you all to use the second verse as your inspiration...............

Seagulls and aeroplanes

Things of the sky

Winds that go howlin'

Breezes that sigh

City sights

Neon lights

Grey skies or blue

All kinds of everything remind me of you

To join in and enter please go here: 

Would be lovely to see your entries, I look forward to seeing what you make and visiting your blogs 

My interpretation of the theme was grey skies and things of the sky.


 

 I made a acetate bow front card.  Tutorial can be found here: 

I used this project so I can use a big space to show background paper of the sky.


I doubled over with the patterned paper on the outside .


It was easy to do.   I scored a A4 gatefold card then die cut an aperture on each fold of the gatefold, decorated inside with gorgeous background paper from ebay.  Cut and decoupaged  the lady from Hunkydory little dresses mini pad and die cut birds from Heartfelt botanic dies and stuck all on the inside



Measured acetate bigger than needed so it would bow when stuck down.  Stuck folds down gently over the acetate and decorated as needed.


The flowers detail at the front of the card was stamped, then used glitter print magic and die cut using Heartfelt botanic collection dies.    The papers from that collection too.



Border on the top from ultimate crafts die magnolia lane collection. 

Rest was from my crafty stash.



I enjoyed making this and was really please with the outcome and one of my favourites I've made so far.  

The challenge will end on 28th Feb so you've plenty of time to create something for the challenge.  

Enjoy and look forward to seeing you there. 

Moving along with the times DT

Love Sharon

Competitions:

A bit more time to craft  - Anything goes

Perfect time to craft  - Anything goes

Classic design team challenge blog - Anything goes

Country view craft challenge  - Anything but cute

Crafts galore encore  - Anything goes

Crafty girls creations  - Anything goes

Crafty hazelnuts patterned paper challenge  - Anything goes with patterned paper

Create and inspire challenges  - Anything goes

DL art Linky challenge  - Anything goes

Happy little stamper  - Anything goes with dies

More than one score at scor-pal - Anything goes

Not just cards - Anything goes

Creative crafters  - Anything goes

World open design team - Anything goes, must be on a DT

Crafty creations  - Anything goes

Pause, dream, enjoy  - Anything goes

Penny's challenges  - Anything goes

Unstampable challenges  - Anything goes.  No stamps or digis

28 comments:

Wendy L said...

Sharon, so amazing, thank you for joining us, xxx

Patricia said...

Oh! My! Word! your project is absolutely amazing, love it.
So much hard work and passion gone into it.
Keep up the great work.
Patricia xx

Jenny L said...

Hi Sharon,
yes this creation is so stunning and very beautiful.
Love all the wonderful work you have done to create this design.
At first I thought it was a candle silly me and my eyes.
Love an big crafty hugs from my house to yours. Jenny L.

Maritza Rios said...

Wonderful project! Thank you for sharing with us over here today at the Classic Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

Maritza DT for http://classicdesignteamchallenge.blogspot.com.au/......

Janice said...

An amazing project, something very different with so much detail.
Thank you for sharing with us over here at "A Perfect Time To Craft" and best of luck with your entry.
Janice DT

Jane said...

Congrats..a super project for your DT introduction and perfect for our anything but cute challenge over at Country View x

MaryV said...

Beautiful! Love the design! Thanks for joining us over at Create & Inspire Challenges.
Creative hugs, Maria xx
(scrapsdamaryv.blogspot.pt)

Wynn Walton said...

Great bow fronted card. I love the background image. It's all very ethereal. Thank you for sharing it with us at Unstampabelles Wynn DT

Christine Harrop said...

Hi Sharon, I didn't realise that you were back blogging again. Good to have you back. This card is absolutely beautiful. Hugs Christine x

Barb said...

Wow Sharon your project looks amazing. Congratulations on your Design Team position. Barbxx

Tracey Brossart said...

Super gorgeous and so creative!

Hugs,
xxTraceyxx

Kathy Barnett said...

Very lovely. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations Challenges for our latest challenge. We look forward to seeing more of your beautiful work. Hugs, Kathy { Crafty Creations Challenges }

Dale Tiernan said...

Gosh, this is gorgeous.
Thanks for joining in at Unstampabelles.

Ameera Crafts said...

Wow very creative! Beautiful project.
Thank you for joining us at "The Creative Crafters". Best of luck with your entry and please do join us again very soon.

Mary DT member for The Creative Crafters

Jill Tiffany said...

WOW!!! Great project! Thank you for sharing with us at Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge this week.
Have a great day!
Hugs,
Jill ~ DT

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Beautiful creation xx
Thank you for sharing with us here today at World Wide Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

Dianne DT for the World Wide Open Design Team Challenge

Corrie Herriman said...

Great project ! Thanks for joining us over at Country View Challenges !
Corrie x

Janis Lewis said...

Beautiful. Thanks for joining us at Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges.

Annette Stapylton said...

Wow this is absolutely amazing work. Looks fabulous. Thank you for sharing with us over here at "A Perfect Time To Craft" and best of luck with your entry.

Annette DT for http://aperfecttimetocraft.blogspot.com.au/


Annette Stapylton said...

Back again, and again, great work. I love it. Thank you for sharing with us here today at World Wide Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

Annette DT Registered Owners/Admin for World Wide Open Design Team Challenge

Susan Hogan said...

Hi Sharon - your card is amazing and has so much detail in it. However, you say you used stamps to make the flowers so I am sorry, it does not met the criteria of our challenge - no stamps to be used.

Thanks for thinking of us at Unstampabelles and hope to see you back soon with something that has no stamps used!

Patti J said...

Thanks for joining us at Scor-Pal! Your creation is gorgeous!

fusiafscrapping said...

Oh my! Amazing! Thank you so much for participating in our 'More than one fold' challenge at Scor-Pal!

Amy Seigler said...

This is just so gorgeous! It always amazes me when people make projects like this! Thanks for joining us at Happy Little Stampers Anything Goes with Dies!
www.thebluemoonstitch.com

Catie Cuddles said...

What a stunning creation.
Love this.
Thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnuts patterned paper challenge.
Happy crafting!
Catherine x DT

Ruza Rebel said...

Gorgeous card!
Ruza, Scor-Pal Designer

Ania said...

Thank you for sharing with us over here at A Perfect Time To Craft and best of luck with your entry.

Ania DT

Wanda said...

Stunning creation! Thank you for sharing with us here today at World Wide Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

Wanda DT World Wide Open Design Team Challenge