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Sunday, 1 May 2011

Teddy Bo Challenge - 19 April 2011


Over at the Teddy Bo Challenge this fortnight the topic was to use a tag.  A couple of weeks ago I watched a show from QVC when Tim Holtz was over and decided to have a play with my alcohol inks and some tags.  I had to buy some of the gold ink as I hadn't got any of that and it's wonderful and gives such a shine - apart from when you need to take a photo!!  For my card I have used some pearlised paper from my bit box and put inside an aperture card.  I have coloured Teddy Bea in with Promarkers and highlighted areas with my Sakura Stardust clear pen and I've given Teddy Bea some Stickles pom-poms.  The cards is then finished with lots of embellishments including organza ribbon, Happy Birthday grosgrain ribbon, die-cut butterflies, some paisley shapes and lots and lots of flowers - well it is pink and girlie.

You'll never believe me but this card has sat on our dining room table for a few days now.  It's no good sitting there when the deadline is in a few hours - yikes I'd better get a move on and get it posted.  I should have put a reminder on my calendar as I missed the Teddy Bo sale which would have been good for me to get things at as I make my cards solely to sell for different charities.  Next time I see details of any sale coming up I shall put it in my Outlook calendar.

I am also entering this card into the following challenges:

Craft Your Passion - Show us your layers
Scrap-Creations - Flowers
My Mum's Craft Shop - Flowers
Moving Along with the Times - Anything goes
Ai Factory - Anything goes
Crafts 4 Eternity - Anything goes
Inspire me Friday - Anything goes
Paper Cutz - Anything goes
Mami Doodles - Let's get girlie
Birthday Sundaes - Anything goes
Dream Valley - Flowers
Sundays with Chrissy - Flowers - thanks for picking my card last month for Crissy's Artist Choice Award.  I have proudly put my award on my blog.  Many thanks

23 comments:

Sally Cicada Designs said...

Lovely project Kym & great job with the flowers!! Such a nice layout and cute background paper!!
Thanks for joining us at Sundays With Crissy!!
Hugs,
Sarah ☺

Carol said...

I love this Kym, so pink and girly.I'm another Teddy Bo/Bea fan, love working with them. Carol x

Rosietoes said...

Well done in getting the post in on time Kym.
The twinkly pompoms are a lot of fun.

Edna x

Peggy said...

This is so cute. Thanks for playing with us at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations.

Brenda Brown said...

It's lovely to play with the alcohol inks isn't it? You have had fun and created a fabulous card.
Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week.
luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

Padster said...

fabby card - love the colours - thanks for joining us at Teddy Bo
Hugs,
Debbie xx

Cheryl said...

oh love the colors on this hun and a great layout too,cute image,hugs cheryl xxxxxx

Colette said...

Lovely card Kym, glad you could join us at Teddy Bo this time, good luck! Colette xx

Lisa Jane said...

what a pretty card - so cute
Thanks for joining in our anything goes challenge at MAWTT
Lisa x

Hazel (Didos) said...

Oh looks like you've had fun with the inks.Thanks for joining in on this weeks Anything Goes Challenge again on MAWTT Hazelxox

coops said...

gorgeous card kym.the teddy image is so adorable and i love your perfectly pink colours :D

xx coops xx

pinky said...

Kym its just gorgeous, must watch out for their next sale too:) Thanks for joining us at C4E this week.
Pinky

Sonia said...

Very pretty pretty project. Thanks for playing along at Birthday Sundaes. Hugs... SK :)

Vicky said...

Hi my sweetie loving your tag these teddies are just soooo darn cute I love them & they are so easy to get addicted to lol. This is gorgeous hun.
Thank you for entering my candy hun I certainly know you wouldnt follow anyone for their candy my sweetie.
Take care hun.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Anne Temple said...

Such a sweet project. So glad you joined us for the Anything Goes challenge at AiFactory this week.

Kitty said...

So cute, i am loving these teddies too!

Thanks for joining us at My Mums Craft Shop & MAWTT Challenges and hope to see you for the next one!

Kitty xx

Kristie said...

Very pretty. I love the layered flowers. Thanks for playing along with Birthday Sundaes!

michele said...

fabulous card! thanks for joining us this week hugs x

Made by Mandy said...

This is very pretty and theta gold really does make it pop.


Many thanks for joining in with our Anything Goes challenge at AI Factory.

Mandy (DT member for AI Factory Challenge)

Mami Doodles said...

Lovely card! Many thanks for taking part in the Mami Doodles challenge.

Lynne in NI said...

Awww, what a sweet little teddy tag! Love the colours you used too. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley challenges.

Lisa said...

So cute! Love those teddys! Thanks for joining us at Sunday's with Crissy!

Pops x said...

Hi sweetie, this is stunning, loving the colours, gorgeous work, thank you for joining us at Sunday's with Crissy, big hugs love pops x x x