Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Celebrating with Ike's World

     Our next challenge at Ike's World starts today and, as always, our theme is Anything Goes but we have an optional twist of "Fairly Flying" - anything with fairies or anything that flies.   I love this image from Ike's Art, called "Celebrate" !!  Isn't it fabulous how she seems to be 'flying'?  :-D


     I decided on a basic black and white combo with a blast of monochrome gold for this card.  I used my ProMarkers for coloring the image, and cut it with a stitched die from Memory Box.  I framed it in black and gold with dies from a set by QuicKutz.  I do love stitched dies.  I think they are my favorites.  They add such great visual interest and texture.

     I put everything onto a white card front and added the black flowers and black bow.  Pretty CAS but with an eye catching flair.  I'm very pleased with it.

     Challenges:
As You Like It
Aud Sentiments
Crafting with an Attitude
Crafty Addicts
Creative Inspirations
Cute Card Thurs.
Outlawz Twisted Thurs.
Pattie's Creations
Scrapy Land
Word Art Weds.

     Come play along with us, won't you?   Wishing you days full of Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

12 comments:

  1. This is just gorgeous,love the design and fab details.xxx

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  2. This is so fabulous!! What a beautiful image!! I love how you've framed it with the black and gold die!! So gorgeous!! Thanks so much for playing along at Scrapy Land!!

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  3. Gorgeous card as always Connie, love the image and beautiful colour scheme you have used.
    Hugs
    Linda xxxx

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  4. What a SUPER card, perfect for a celebration, love the die surround, a Fabulous card my Friend.
    Faith
    x

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  5. Fab card, great coloring. hugs, Teresa

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  6. WoWza !! This knocks my socks off !!! Awesome colouring and such a stunning colour combo. An amazing creation :-D Thank you so much for making this for me at IWC.
    Hugz
    IKE xxx

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  7. nice work. Thanks for joining us at The Crafty Addicts.
    Bye, Groetjes van Ine (DT)
    http://creaine-cards.blogspot.nl/

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  9. Fabulous card! Love the dies you used and the colours really pop! I have never seen a die with scallops and stitching, so cute. Thanks so much for joining us at As you like it!

    Hugs,
    Larissa

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  10. Fab 'wow' card! I love my stitched dies too. They've only been around a while, but there are so many different varieties now. What would we do without them!
    Hugs
    Annette - Netty's Cards
    xx
    Proud to design for :
    Lili of the Valley,
    Dies to Die For,
    In The Pink Challenge
    Squirrel's not-so-random Challenge
    As You Like It Challenge.

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  11. Great card - Thanks for sharing this with us this month at Patties Creations - Vic, DT x

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