So it’s the last week of the month long Love & Hearts challenge at Just Some Lines.Well,that’s another month over!To play along you need to use a Just Some Lines image to enter and you could win a digi if you’re picked as part of the Top 3.
I’ve taken this sweet Butterfly Bear by Just Some Lines and coloured her with soft pastel pencils,blended out for a softer appearance.I remembered I had this heart paper buried in my stash and just had to dig it out to use with her 🙂 I drew on some faux stitching around the edges.I punched a border down one side of the vertical strip and used some dies to cut out the bear and stamped sentiment.A couple of adhesive gems cover the holes,where you would normally place a brad,on the sentiment piece to give a prettier look.The flower has been stamped onto more of the patterned paper and cut out.A heart shaped button has been adhered to the centre to cover the round one that’s on the image and a couple of wooden leaves have been placed either side as a finishing touch.This was a last minute decision but I like it 🙂
Supplies :Images : Butterfly Bear by Just Some Lines,Flower stamp freebie from past issue of Craft Stamper magazine Sentiment : Dawn Bibby Designs Clear Stamps Woodland Rabbits Mediums : Koh-I-Noor Gioconda Soft Pastel Pencils,Winsor and Newton Artist’s Fixative,Jet Black Archival Ink, Sakura Pigma Micron 0.5mm Pen Papers & Card : DP K & Co,Craft UK Limited 6 x 6 Kraft Card Blank,Colour Vision A4 Kraft Board (for matting and layering) Tools : X-Cut Guillotine,Tonic Studios Simplicity Geared Pattern Punch Doily Border Punch,Nellie’s Multi Frame Dies Rectangles 2,Big Shot,Decoupage Scissors To Embellish : Kars Tiny Wooden Shapes Mushroom Leaves,Self Adhesive Gems from Trimcraft The London Line,Heart Shaped Button and Paper Twine from stash
Some challenges this is for :Crafty Calendar : Love Is All Around Di’s Digis Designs : BINGO (Digi,Gems,Stitching – real or faux) Natalie and Amy’s Challenge : Love Is All Around Card Makin’ Mamas : Stack It Up (3 or more layers) Sister Act Card Challenge : Anything Goes The Stamping Boutique : Use a Punch or a Die-Cut 4 Crafty Chicks : Things with Wings 4 Krafty Girlz : Anything Goes Chalk N Stock : Anything Goes Digistamps 4 Joy : Dies or Punches Paper Shelter Challenge : Punches and Dies Penny’s Paper-Crafty : Lots of Layers Papertake Weekly : Lovely Layers Through The Craft Room Door : Always Anything Goes Top Tip Tuesday: Stitching Tuesday Throwdown : Anything With Wings Make it Monday with Kraft Outlet : Use a Die Cut
Thanks for looking