Friday, 15 February 2013

A Little Shabby Chic

Hello again, I'm back with details of this weeks challenge over at Polka Doodles where we'd like to see a bit of Shabby Chic in your creations.
For my inspiration I decided to do some stamping (no surprise there!) and out came my much loved Wonderland Stamp Set. Here's what I made and hope you like it:


I covered my card blank with a variety of paper layers from the Wonderland CD which really is full of shabby chic fabulousness. I distressed all the edges with an emery board.
I stamped Alice with black ink and coloured her with Promarkers. I then made a frame by cutting a circular aperture in a square of paper and stuck this over the image before adding some faux stitching.
I then stamped a row of toadstools to look like a little grassy bank and coloured these with Zig Art and Graphic twin markers. I cut them out round the toadstools and added this to the corner of my card.
To finish off my creation, I added the stamped and die cut sentiment on a mat with faux stitcjing, some black pearls and a butterfly from the Candy Doodles CD.

Have a great day and a lovely weekend.
Hugs, Fliss xx

Some challenges for my card:
Happy Campers - Shabby Chic
Anything Goes - Vintage/Shabby Chic

9 comments:

  1. LOvely card, and love those magic mushrooms! I hope Alice hasn't been trying them! Hugs, Valerie

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  2. Wonderful layers and great Alice. Love all the mushrooms.

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  3. Great card Fliss,I was very taken with the mushrooms too!

    Joan

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  4. oh gosh hun,this is gorgeous,love those mushrooms hun,lush hugs Cherylxxxxx

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  5. Hi Fliss
    Such a great Alice and I so like the whimsical touch of the mushrooms.
    Wishes
    Lynne

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  6. Love your name. You have the most lovey style Fliss. You really do. Each make is beautiful.
    Manderly
    xxxooo

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  7. Lovely card thanks for sharing it with us at ATG for our vintage/shabby challenge xhugsx Nikki

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  8. Gorgeous card Fliss,I love the background papers and the colours.

    Rose xx

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  9. Wow stunning card fabulous background. Thank you for joining us at Anything Goes Challenge Blog :-) Kezzy xx

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Fliss xx