At Craft Your Passion this week the challenge is Love is in the Air ♥.We have the fabulous A Day For Daisies as our sponsor too.Head on over to check how to play and win.Don’t forget to take a look at the DT inspiration,they’ve done a wonderful job.
I went with having a try at something new using this fab A Day For Daisies image.I saw this super project for a Pop-Up Box Card at SplitCoast Stampers and thought this image would work well with it – besides I love these sweets!Always have to get myself a pack when I buy some for the kids.Takes me right back to my childhood 🙂 I coloured up Love Hearts with some soft pastel pencils as these sweets have quite a chalky texture.Plus it helped to keep the colours more muted.I chose card and papers in pastel shades to tone in with the image.I printed the sentiments on my ‘puter then die cut them.Two of the buttons were adhered to strips of acetate to give a little bounce and dimension along with an extra one added to the bottom sentiment.This was a lot of fun to make and dead simple too!Well,it had to be – it was me doing it after all 😉
Supplies :Image : Love Hearts by A Day For Daisies Sentiment : Made by me! Mediums : Koh-I-Noor Gioconda Soft Pastel Pencils,Winsor and Newton Artist’s Fixative Papers & Card : DP Papermania Spots & Stripes Pastels 8 x 8 paper pack,Trimcraft 12 x 12 Textured Card,Papermania 12 x12 Acetate Sheets (this is really thick acetate and works well for this) Tools : X-Cut Guillotine,Martha Stewart Scoring Board,Go Kreate Heart Frame #1 Dies,Big Shot,Decoupage scissors To Embellish : Buttons saved from an old t-shirt of my DD2
Some challenges this is for :Chalk-Ah-Lot Cafe : Love with Chalk Challenges 4 Everybody : Anything Goes
Glitter n Sparkle : Buttons One Stitch At A Time : Anything Goes That Craft Place : Valentine/Love The Corrosive Challenges : Feel the Love Crafts and Me Challenge & Inspiration Blog : Use a Heart Doodle Pantry : Any Digi Goes Flat Friends Challenge : More Than 1 Fold Lothian Crafts Online : Love Using Your Dies A Gem of a Challenge : All You Need Is Love Allsorts : Love Is In The Air Catch The Bug : Anything Goes Crafty Calendar : Love Is All Around Di’s Digis Designs : Love and/or Valentine Sunflower Fields Designs : Valentine’s Day / Hearts A Creative Romance : Show us some Love Jellypark Friends Friday Challenge : Lots of Love Sweet Pea Stampers : Valentine’s Day/Love C.R.A.F.T.: Love/Valentines Chalk N Stock : Anything Goes MilkCoffee Challenge : Valentines/Love Challenge
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