Friday, November 6, 2015

Beehive and Roses


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Jeg valgte vintage farger til dette nydelige motivet fra Lemon Shortbread, vår sponsor hos Creative Fingers #97. Fantastiske stempelmotiv inspirert av japansk anime! ♥  Som alltid er det 'Anything Goes', som betyr 'Lag-hva-du-vil' på vår utfordringsblogg, og du er hjertelig velkommen til å delta :)

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My card today is feauturing the lovely 'Beehive and roses' from our sponsor Lemon Shortbread in challenge #97. over at Creative Fingers! They make the most gorgeous anime inspired digistamps ♥ I chose vintage colors and a simple layout to really make her the centerpiece. The only embellishment she needed was a nice frame, and a bit of shine from my Glossy and Twinks!
The Theme is as always 'Anything Goes', create whatever you wish, and you are most welcome to join in! :)

http://creativefingerschallengeblog.blogspot.no/

This has to be my absolute fave combo of my dies! Seriously, if you are new to crafting and considering buying dies for your big shot, cuttlebug or other diecut maschine ~ theese three die sets mix and match perfectly together, endless variations and uses for frames and mats, even sending your cardbase through one of the large dies gives you a great shaped card! See all my cards using theese awesome dies here! :)
However, the Grand die set for Labels One is actually made for the bigger die cutting maschines, so you cannot fit the two biggest dies in this set inside the regular Big shot or Cuttlebug (only the really BIG maschines that goes above 6 inches does that) but the remaining dies are just SO worth getting that die set that I reccommend it none the less! 
I Scrap Happy show you just how the grand dies fit in your regular diecut maschine in her video on youtube here. If u watch this, be aware that now there is an extended platform that makes some of the long dies she shows cut just fine! ...I'm so gonna buy the grand labels four next :) 
If you you are brand new to crafting with diecuts, and unsure about what a diecut maschine does, like a Cuttlebug, Big Shot or the Big Shot Plus and others too, do a search for them on youtube! Best source for tutorials! 
Also, Scrapmadesimple has a great youtube vid here ~ and here ~ and you get a laugh as well ;)

Btw. did you see my yummy Blogcandy? One big prize, and 
everybody who enter is a winner of my shroom digi freebie! :)
 
I enter my card in theese fab Challenges: [Ends on]
A Crafty Mess #4. ~ Anything goes [Nov. 30th.]
Crafting From the Heart #84. ~ Anything goes [Nov. 8th.]
Craft Your Passion #286. ~ Anything goes
[Nov. 8th.]
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends
#21. ~ Anything goes [Nov. 13th.]
Digi Choosday #44.~ Reds, Oranges & Browns! [Nov. 17th.]
Crafts Galore Encore #23. ~ Use a stamp or Digi (2nd. entry) [Nov. 30th.]
Simon Says Monday ~ So Glossy!
[Nov. 8th.]
Scrapy Land #29. ~ AG + dies of brands in store [Nov. 15th.]
Lemon Shortbread #1. ~ Always Anything Goes (2nd. entry) [Nov. 9th.] 
 
EDIT: I got TOP 3 picked at Digi Choosday! Thank U 
inside detail
 

Stamps/Images: Lemon Shortbread 'Beehive and Roses'. Kort & Godt 'M-193'.
Papers: Bazzill cardstock. Plain brown and white cardstocks from Panduro Hobby.
Embellishments/Tools: Spellbinders™ Nestabilities ' Majestic Labels One', 'Labels One' and Grand Dies 'Labels One'. JOY! crafts 'Square and Chandelier' Die. EK Success 'Inverted Corner' Punch. Nille Memories washi tape. Punchinella (to use as a stencil).
Techniques: I always use my Scor-Pal to score n fold my cards. I prefer Canson Montvale aquarelle paper (200 g/m coldpressed). My distress tools from Ranger Ink is always in use! ~ Tim Holtz® Mini Ink Round Blending Tool. I used misc. Luminarte Twinkling H2o's Shimmering Watercolors, and Tim Holtz Distress Ink pads to watercolor and distress image and papers. 3D fun foam / mosegummi to create height of the main motif. Tonic glue & Miracle tape ~ my new fave adhesives! (Don't worry Gluedots, you're still in the mix! *lol*). Rangers Glossy accents on details.

14 comments:

  1. your card is onderful
    love clors and how you make it!
    have a nice day

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  2. Gorgeous card, I like the image and the background
    Kevin xx

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  3. Nicely done, great that you did the inside as well. Awesome card! Thanks for playing our challenge at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends.
    Cheers,
    Leanne DT/LPCF

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  4. Love the dies you used on your gorgeous card! The image is beautiful and has such a vintage look! Thanks for playing along with us at Scrapy Land Challenge #29!

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  5. Thank-you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge …………..great project and good luck x

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  6. Such a lovely card, the brown tones give it such a vintage feel. Wonderful. Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Sandra

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  7. An adorable image and card Tindaloo, I love the warm colour tones and beautiful frame details too.
    Lorraine

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  8. This is gorgeous. Love the details with the autumnal design. Thanks for playing at Lemon Shortbread and good luck. Hope to see you back tomorrow for a new challenge. Bettina DT Member Lemon Shortbread xx

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  9. Gorgeous card Tindaloo. Love the sweet image and the beautiful vintage look. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Mess in our "Anything Goes Challenge" and we hope you join us again real soon. Hugs, Gale DT

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  10. Wowie, GORGEOUS. Love the vintage colourscheme and beautiful frame

    Huggsss, Angelique
    EngelDesignsScrap

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  11. Lovely creation and gorgeous colour combo. Thanks for the gorgeous digi you emailed me it was one I was admiring too....I hope to colour it up this weekend.x
    { aNNie}

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  12. Love how you used the negative from cutting the die to frame her. Such a great idea. The sepia tones are wonderful with this image.

    Thank you for joining us at Li’l Patch of Crafty Friends for our challenge.

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  13. Love the vintage feel on this card, absolutely stunning! Thanks so much for playing in our Red, Orange, Brown challenge at Digi Choosday this time. Hugs:) Audrey DT

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  14. such a beautiful card thanks for sjharing it with us at digi choosday hope to see you again very soon.
    Aunty Sue DT

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♥ Tindaloo aka. Hilde Larsen