Thursday, October 31, 2013

Spicy and Sassy Girl in Shades of Yellow and Gold

Hi Dreamers,
I am back today with my Guest Design Project for the 4 Krafty Girlz Challenge!!!   The Theme for this fortnight is ANYTHING GOES!!  Very nice and easy.  The sponsors for this challenge are:

Meljen's Designs
Glamoureyes
Sassy Studio 

^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ A SPECIAL THANK YOU to 4 Krafty Girlz for having  me design this month---Very fun!!  Thanks Grilz!!!  ^^^^^^^^^^^^



For my project I used a fun image from Sassy Studios---And is this lovely every sassy!!  I paired her with lots of gorgeous decorative papers in shades of yellows and gold.




Materials:
Stamps: Sassy Studios Digi; sentiment- My Favorite Things
CS: Crushed Curry - Stampin' Up
Decorative Paper: Essentials Collection from Authentique
Copic Markers
Ribbon: Lido from A Muse Studios
Yellow Tulle
Dies: Label Four and Fancy Tags - Spellbinders; 








Instructions:

  • Make a card from Crushed Curry CS
  • Layer with Decorative Paper







  • Print out the digital image on white CS---make sure the ink is dry before coloring
  • Color image with Copic Markers





  • Cut out the image with die Labels Four





  • Die cut two pieces of with the Harlequin die from DP
  • Die cut two Eiffel Towers from Crushed Curry and Houndstooth DP






  • Add the Harlequin die cut pieces (diamonds) to the card front with dimensional adhesive along the left side and the bottom
  • Wrap Yellow tulle around card and tie in knot
  • Tie the Lido (yellow) ribbon around the tulle
  • Add the Eiffel Towers with Dimensional adhesive







  • Stamp the sentiment on Crushed Curry CS and cut out 
  • Die cut the Fancy Tag from DP and add the sentiment to it
  • Add to card with dimensional adhesive











  • Add more of the papers and a piece of the Harlequin die cut for the inside
  • Leave room to write a little note or stamp an additional sentiment.  This would make a cute birthday card.



Inside



Cute!!??  Pretty sure I will use this for a birthday card for one of my lovely friends.

**********Challenges for my Spicy, Sassy Gal
Simon's Wednesday: anything goes
Die Cuttin Divas: anything goes with die cuts
Flourishes Timeless Tuesday: plaid or houndstooth pattern---I used Houndstooth patterned paper to die cut the Eiffel Tower and I used the same paper on the inside of the card
Through the purple haze: :for the girls




Oh, Happy Halloween.  I am working on covering three hat boxes with fabric (not paper).  I decided to use fabric since the boxes are made of wood.  I still have a lot of work to do on those, but, I will show you when I am all done.  I have to fly...lots on the schedule for today!!  Have a great day!!  Love ya.
Karen

13 comments:

  1. I am not a fan of yellow or shades of yellow - but i have to say i really like your card....love the glasses...

    fiona DT
    TTPH

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  2. normally i dont like yellow i avoid it like the plague but this has come together really well. its gorgeous great colouring and i love it! great using the gold and yellow combo very complimentary. Many thanks for entering our here comes the girls challenge this week. Anita DT Through the Purple Haze Challenges

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  3. This is gorgeous your so talented x

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  4. What a fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!
    Gerda
    http://cardscreations.blogspot.com

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  5. Hi Karen, thank you for joining us a GDT. Beautiful card as always. Thank you for great challenge xx

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  6. I adore the yellow on this, it's so striking & your choice of dies is wonderful. Thanks for playing along at
    Through The Purple Haze Challenges
    Hugs, Teresa DT
    Ceesa's Card Creations

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  7. So pretty and bright, thanks for sharing with us at Through the Purple Haze challenges, Lynne DT xxx

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  8. that image is so cute and congrats on your Special DT participation, nice job...I have not seeing you at LCD?
    hugs
    bibiana

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  9. What a cutie! Very lovely colors,too!

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  10. Fabulous card ! I love your colour combo

    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Wednesday Challenge this week

    Jo x

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  11. Love this color combo and great coloring! Thanks for playing along with us in the Anything Goes challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog this week!

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  12. This is such a fun card with a GREAT sentiment! Thanks for playing along with Flourishes Timeless Tuesdays!

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  13. What a cutie!! Love your details, the painting, and the fold details too!~

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