Friday, February 23, 2018

Arabian Nights ~ Scheherazade

 
Mitt DT bidrag for Creative Fingers #143. som er sponset av Angelique med en kjempeflott stempelsett og die! Som alltid har vi et 'Lag-hva-du-vil' tema. Velkommen skal du være ♥

Designteamet fikk bruke fritt av hva vi allerede har av motiver, og jeg har brukt et nydelig Hero Arts klubb kit jeg fikk i desember ifjor med orientalske motiver. Det minner veldig om Scheherazade, fortellersken i boka 1001 natt med favoritteventyr som Aladdin, Sinbad og AliBaba og de førti røverne! :)

http://creativefingerschallengeblog.blogspot.no/


My DT inspiration for Creative Fingers challenge #143. wich is sponsored by our Angelique with a fab stampset and die for the lucky winner! As always it is an 'Anything goes theme', and you are more than welcome to join with your creations :)

The team had free choice to use any motifs we wanted on this challenge, and I have used the Hero Arts december 2017 club kit wich was
arabian nights themed, and I believe one of the most beautiful kits Hero Arts have ever made ♥ My two previous blogposts is also using this kit!

I do not know if the artist intended it so, but the girl reminds me very much of Scheherazade from 1001 Nights, or Arabian Nights as it is also named. I had a version with only some of the stories (better suited for young children I assume) and I especially loved the stories about Aladdin, AliBaba & Sinbad.
 

I enter my card in theese fab Challenges: [Ends on](checked 14/3)
Inspiration Destination #144. ~ JFF AG w. opt. Real stamps! [Feb.27th.]
Happy Little Stampers ~ Anything Goes with Dies
[Feb.28th.]
Retarte #115. ~
Anything Goes [Feb.26th.]
Lemon Shortbread #61. ~ Always AG! [Feb.26th.]
Stamps & Fun = Creativity #318. ~ Glitter! [March 4th.]JFF?
Pammie's Inky Pinkies #1807. ~ Always AG [Feb.25th.]
Crafty Greations #360. ~ anything goes [Feb.26th.]
Crafty Calendar ~ February: 2 Or More Layers! [Feb.28th.]
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Stamps/Images: Hero Arts MMH December 2017 Kit stamps & co-ordinating dies. Lili of the Valley 'LOTV Quotables Friendship CS set 62'. Queen Kat Stamps - Miss Megs 'Pen heart'. Simply Cards & Papercraft #126. 'a Taste of India' by Sheena Douglass.
Papers: I prefer Canson Montvale aquarelle paper (200 g/m coldpressed) for my motifs. Bazzill cardstock. Plain white cardstock. Prima marketing inc. 6x6 paper stacks 'Fairy Flora', 'Melody' & 'Reflections'. Best Creation inc. glitter gold cardstock.


Embellishments: Gemstone sticker from the kit. Nøstebua gold thread. 
Tools: I always use my Scor-Pal to score n fold my cards. My distress tools from Ranger Ink is always in use ~ Tim Holtz® Mini Ink Round Blending Tool & the Inkssentials Ink Blending Tool and Foams.
Dies: Fancy Window die from the Hero Arts kit. Spellbinders™ Nestabilities 'Curved Rectangles S5006' & 'Petite Ovals Large'. Creative Dies Nesting Die Set 'Ornate Frames'.
Essentials/Adhesives: Double sided tape. High-Tack Double Sided Red Tape (Red Liner/Stix2/Miracle tape). Rangers Glossy accents, stickles.

Techniques/Mediums: I used misc. Luminarte Twinkling H2o's Shimmering Watercolors, and Tim Holtz Distress Ink pads & markers to watercolor and distress image and papers. Inks from the Hero Arts kit. Hero Arts misc. inkcubes & unicorn white ink.

10 comments:

  1. Great scene, So cute card
    Thanks for joining us at Retarte#115
    Maria Pilar DT
    http://unpocoparacompartir.blogspot.com

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  2. Beautiful!! Thanks so much for participating in our LEMON SHORTBREAD challenge. Hope you participate in our next challenge!! Have a happy crafty day!!!
    Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

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  3. This is a very beautiful card....I love the gold glitter paper! Thank you very much for joining us this week at PIP Challenges!

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  4. Amazing card, Thank you for play with us at Retarte.

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  5. Great card! Beautiful layout. Thank you for joining us at Inspiration Destination, good luck!!! Patricia

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  6. Wonderful creation. We appreciate you choosing to share your creation with us at Lemon Shortbread Challenge Blog. I hope you can join us again soon.

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  7. Wow... Wonderful card....Love the theme ..Thank you so much for joining us at Happy Little Stampers - Anything goes with dies challenge . Hugs xx Deepti Aggarwal

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