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Friday, 3 September 2010

Glitterbabe Challenge - 2/9/10


Over at the Glitterbabe Challenge the topic this week is "free up a freebie and very sparkly".  Well I haven't been taking part in many challenges of late as I was getting ready for my charity stall but now that's finished and although I have a few commissioned cards to make, I thought I'd rebel and just do a challenge card.  I have used Stef's little baby chick - isn't he cute.  Shall I let you into a secret?  As Stef said the challenge had to be sparkly I've added some Sakura Stardust clear pen to his nappy so he's got a glittery nappy in a certain light!!!  A friend was given some cards/papers from a colleague and being a good friend she shared them with me.  I thought this arch shaped card would just do the trick for this chick.  For the centre of the card I used strips of paper I'd used for a commissioned card and made it into a lattice which was a requirement for another challenge (see below) and then backed it with some sparkly glitter paper.  The image I coloured in with promarkers.  I have embellished the card with an "it's a boy" sentiment from the Card Toonz CD by Andy Carolan, some fabric hearts and finally some small metal baby feet charms.  I won these in some candy last year and thought they'd go well on this baby card.

This card also fits the following challenges:

Crazy 4 Challenge - Use lattice on your project
One Stop Craft - How sentimental
Stampin' Sisters in Christ - Use metal on your project
Paper Players - Anything goes
Cupcake Craft - Let's go digital
Stamping Vacation - Occasion Oasis
Daisy Doodles - Anything goes
Cute Card Thursday - Material girl - fabric hearts
Stamp Something - Something cute
Papertake Weekly - Just the one - one image for me
A Crafty Little Place - Anything goes
Creative Cottage - Celebrations
Fab n Funky - Living in a material world (fabric hearts)
ABC Challenge - C is for charms
Totally Papercrafts - Charming
Dare U 2 Digi Stamp - Shaped card.

22 comments:

Doreen said...

This is fabulous Kym,A great baby card.xxx

Carla aka scrappypug said...

what a sweet card! Love the shape too. Thanks for joining us at Papertake Weekly!

Ann Schach said...

Awww! This is so sweet! Such an adorable image! Thanks for joining The Paper Players this week!

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

oh kym!!! i love it!!! and it is nice and sparkly!

thanks soooooooooooo much for joining us at glitterbabe's challenge!

hugs :)

Becky said...

This is so cute. Thank you for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ.

Debbie Dolphin said...

lovely kim sooo beautiful
love debbie xx

Denise Clark said...

He's adorable! Love a glittery nappy! :) Love the papers and the hearts! Cute baby card!

Thanks so much for playing along with Stamping Vacation's challenges. This earns you an entry in the Oct 1st drawing for a $25.00 gift certificate to Flourishes!

sallysbitz said...

This is a lovely card, very cute xx

I would also like to congratulate you on winning some candy on Jak Heaths blog. All winners are listed there xx
Enjoy xx

Gwen's Busy Little Hands said...

This is adorable! What a cute little image you used. Very happy to have you and your chickie at A Crafty Little Place for our challenge.

Smiles!
Gwen DTC@ACLP

Sheri (a.k.a PaperCrafty) said...

Super cute!! Love the little chickie!! Thank you so much for sharing it with us at ACLP!!
Sheri-ACLP DT

Faye said...

This is a wonderful project with a gorgeously coloured image. Thanks so much for playing at Cupcake this week. x

Miesje said...

Fun card! Thanks for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ!

Gina said...

Adorable card Kym!! Thank you so much for choosing Glitterbabes Challenge to chill with :D XXX

Emma said...

An adorable card Kym, the image is so sweet.
Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts & good luck.
Hugs Emma x

JLJ Designs said...

Cute card! I love that he has a "glittery nappy." The baby feet are really wonderful. Thank you for joining us at Glitterbabe's Challenge.

Jennifer

Craftyanny said...

Great card Kym, thanks for playing along with Totally Papercrafts and Creative Cottage challenges.
Good luck
Anne x

Emma H said...

So sweet, thanks for playing along with Fab N Funky

andrea said...

sweet card,love the image so cute thankyou for joining us at fab'n'funky
andrea

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

What a cute little card. I love how you have added some sparkle to his nappy.
Thanks for joining us at TPC.
Caroline xxx

Annie said...

such a cute card! thanks for joining us at CCT this week.
hugs, annie x

Karen McAlpine said...

Yes, the chickie is too cute. Love all the sparkles too. Thanks for joining us at the Stamping Vacation challenge blog.

Rhonda said...

Great card!! Thanks so much for playing with us at Daisy Doodles! :)