Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Special occasions - Christmas card

Fabrika fantasy digistamp first flower

How is the summer going in your part of the world? 
If it's hot - you'll understand the theme for my card. 
If it's cold - you'll understand the theme for my card :D
Besides, you can never start Christmascards too soon, right?

Fabrika fantasy digistamp first flower

This bi-weekly challenge on the Ilovepromarkers challenge blog is:

Special occasions

We are sponsored by fabrika fantasy and the winner of this challenge will win 3 images of their choice. 
All you need to do is create a card using any promarkers to color your image and follow the theme.
 I hope you'll join us.

Fabrika fantasy digistamp first flower

I used the image "first flower" and had a hard time corperating the image into the theme. I thought it would be wonderful for an easter or "spring is here" kind of card. However - I wanted to challenge myself and came up with the idea to only use parts of the image. That's the great thing about big scenery images - you don't have to use them as they are.

Image taken from fabrika fantasy website.

Fabrika fantasy first flower card

Today's promarker tip:
If you don't have cardstock in the exact shade to match your patterned paper you can color it using your promarkers. 
Simply choose a color that's a lighter shade of the one you want. You can use several promarkers to get the perfect match. Here I used rose pink first and lavender on top to get my cardstock to match the purple patterned paper.

Promarkertips by kamadesign

Crafty creations - Anything goes
Crazy 4 challenges - Some kind of water
Creative inspirations - Dots and/or stripes
I love promarkers - Special occasions
Little red wagon  - 3 of a kind (I used 3 circles and 3 patterned papers)
Simon says wednesday - Anything goes

Image: "First flower" from fabrika fantasy.
Promarkers: ice grey 1,3 and 5, cool grey 2 and 5, ivory, blush, oatmeal, rose pink, lavender, tea green, pastel green and soft green.
Papers: "Curiousity" be creative! by Pandurohobby, scraps from Christmas papers.
Others: Stickers (snowflake and sentiment), sakura gelly roll, stickles "star dust" and liquid pearls "white opal"

Until next time: Keep crafting!

post signature


Rene said...

This is so cute! Love it! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Creative Inspirations. Good luck,

Deepti Aggarwal said...

Such a cute Christmas card...Thank you so much for joining us at Crafty Creations Challenges. Hugs xx Deepti Aggarwal

Kate - Small Bits of Paper said...

This is such a sweet card! Your three sections on three patterned papers is lovely!

Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon this week!

Small Bits of Paper

Blogger said...

If you want your ex-girlfriend or ex-boyfriend to come crawling back to you on their knees (no matter why you broke up) you got to watch this video
right away...

(VIDEO) Why your ex will NEVER come back...