Tuesday, 10 April 2018

A Birthday Gondola Ride card (The Paper Shelter image)

Hi crafty friends,

I had a lot of fun creating this card. I fussy cut The Paper Shelter images out and then used my oxide inks to create the background. This was a bit of an experiment with my embossing ink pen to scribble lines then add some white embossing powder to create a wave effect. I accidentally smudged the funny little seagulls I doodled on, I think they were a mistake to start with but, I can usually find a way to cover errors up but there was nothing I could do to fix this. So we'll say the big seagull is travelling so fast he's leaving a trail lol. 



I am entering this card into the following challenges:

A Gem of a Challenge - female birthday with sentiment
AllSorts -  be there or be square
Card Mania - Spring
Catch the Bug -  anything goes 
Crafting with an Attitude - anything goes  
Crafty Gals Corner - anything goes 
Crafty Girls Creations -  anything goes 
Creative Inspirations - springtime
Cute Card Thursday - anything goes 
Happy Little Stampers -  anything goes with dies - sun die cut
Jo's Scrap Shack -  anything goes 
Lemon Shortbread -  anything goes  
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends -  anything goes 
The Paper Shelter - girl power
(Pin)spirational Challenges -  anything goes 
Simon Says Stamp (Mon) - mythology/inspired by a story - The Gondola Maker (book)
Simon Says Stamp (Wed) - Happy Birthday 
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes 

Have a great day,

XOX Lucy

20 comments:

  1. Great use of one of the TPS images, lovely card. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter this week.

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  2. Such a fun card! Love the bright colours! Thank you for joining our anniversary challenge at PINspirational and good luck in the draw for one of our 15 prizes ;o))) Happy crafting, Maike

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  3. Gorgeous!!!!!!!!! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Creative Inspirations. Good luck!
    Rene

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  4. What a sweet and fun scene you created. Love it!
    Thank you for playing along with us at Crafty Gals Corner.
    Hugs,
    Lena - DT

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  5. Very cute scene! Thanks for sharing with us at Word Art Wednesday!!

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  6. That's one fast bird. I hate when I finish a card only to smudge the ink. Great job with the water lines. Thanks for joining us at Catch the Bug Challenge.

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  7. Oh what a wonderful scene card you've created.
    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.
    luv
    Debby

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  8. You have created such a fabulous scene Lucy. Love the images and the clouds are amazing. Thank you for joining us at Creative Inspirations, good luck and I hope you will join us again.
    Hugs
    Gina xx

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  9. How cute!! Such a sweet image and the background is fabulous!! Thanks for playing with Jo's Scrap Shack.

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  10. This is such a charming card! I loved reading your description of it and think that the waves were so cleverly-done. And your description of the seagulls cracked me up! I love how the "fast-flying one" has such great character. Thank you for sharing such a delightful piece of art with us for this week's Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge!

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  11. Love the image and background you created-love the fast bird trail
    Carol x

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  12. Thanks for entering our challenge at Allsorts Tracy x

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  13. Super cute card :) Thanks for playing along with us for Funday Friday over at Jo's Scrap Shack :)
    Tina-DT

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  14. A great, fun card - love the scene you've created.

    Thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge.

    Helen x

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  15. Love your card -and sometimes we just have to embrace the hand-made nature of our projects...like your super fast flying bird, lol! thanks for joining us at Lemon Shortbread!

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  16. Oh my word, what a sweet card! Thanks for entering the Bugaboo Anything Goes challenge this week - good luck in the draw. Please join us again soon.
    Love
    Jen L
    Bugaboo DT

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  17. Beautiful!!! Thanks so much for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge. Hope you participate in our next challenge!! Have a happy crafty day!!!
    Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

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  18. Beautifully designed card! Thank you for sharing with us at Card Mania Challenges.

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  19. Awesome layout! Love the design. Thanks for joining us at HLS Anything Goes with Dies!

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Thank you for leaving me a message, I love the feedback and it's very sweet of you to take the time out of your day to contact me. XOX Lucy