Thursday, January 18, 2018

Day 6 Catch the Bug Birthday Challenges

     We're getting down to the end of the week long, daily challenges at Catch the Bug and the theme today is a recipe: Kraft, Ribbon, and Bold Colors.  I decided on birthday party invitations this time and have made a dozen.  There's room inside for all the What, When, and Where info, all of which can be filled in by hand.


     I colored the Bugaboo image with my ProMarkers, then die cut it and the sentiment with plain oval dies from Spellbinders.  I inked the edges of each oval and mounted them onto a kraft card base (new CS and envelopes.)  I found two different ribbons in my stash, layered them together, and wrapped them around the card front.

     I added a satin bow and a gemstone butterfly for embellishment (also new stash.)  I have different colors of butterflies on the dozen invitations because I didn't have enough of one color to do them all.

     Challenges:
Digi Choosday
Everybody Art 
Lemon Shortbread
Outlawz Twisted Thurs.
Pammie's Inky Pinkies
Passion for ProMarkers
Scrappy Land
Take It, Make It

     Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie

14 comments:

  1. Great idea to use this for party invitations! It's so cute and fun with that Bugaboo image. Love the Kraft on here too.
    Lynn

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  2. Having different colored butterflies on the invitations doesn't matter in my opinion, the cards will match but with just a slight variation. Fun concept of cards! Thanks for joining in our birthday bash at Catch the Bug!

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  3. Such a great image for a party, love the colours and the design.
    Faith
    x

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  4. Super cute creation. Love it Nana Connie. Thanks for playing along with our 8th Birthday Bash Challenge at Catch the Bug/Bugaboo! Good luck.
    Lynn aka Lynnpenguin, Bugaboo DT

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  5. Great image, perfect for a party. Love the Kraft.
    Hugs Kaz x

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  6. What fun! Who could resist this party!

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  7. What fun - great for a birthday. Thanks for joining in the Bugaboo 8th Birthday Oldie but Goodie & Recipe Challenge, Lisa Lynn DT.

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  8. Fun card. Great job. Thanks for playing along with us at PIP Challenges.

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  9. Fab invitations using that fun Bugaboo image, Connie! Love the pop of hot pink too. Thanks for playing along with us at Passion for Promarkers this week! Lisa x

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  10. Thanks so much for taking the time to join in our Birthday Bash! I love your project for our recipe challenge! Good Luck!

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  11. very nice. Thanks for joining us at Digi Choosday Craft Challenge.
    Bye, Groetjes van Ine (DT)
    http://creaine-cards.blogspot.nl/

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  12. Your card is so fun! Thank you for taking part in the Digi Choosday challenge! Erika DT Member
    https://scrappika.wordpress.com/

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  13. So gorgeous Connie.The fun image is fab and I love your bright colours.
    Thanks so much for joining in my `something new` challenge this week at PFP :D

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  14. Beautiful card !
    Thanks for joining us at Scrapyland Challenges Blog and Good Luck !
    Maryvonne , DT Member

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