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This is a blog I use to share my papercraft projects. I make them for friends and family, as well as selling them to fund my craft stash. You can get in touch with me at loumac03@gmail.com if you have any questions or would like to place a commissioned order.

Tuesday, 16 April 2013

Button it Up at Passion for ProMarkers

A fortnight since I posted on my blog. I'm getting a little ridiculous, am I not?! Yikes!!

Well after Monday nights stock take at work I was in no fit state to type up my post for Passion for ProMarkers. So here I am on Tuesday night, only a few hours late. You gonna let me off?!

It was my turn to pick a theme this week, and I went with

"BUTTON IT UP"

I want you to break out those buttons. I know you've got them, and if you're anything like me, you hoard them. Use them up. You'll feel better for it. I promise.. ;)

Here is the card I created using the gorgeous Wryn in the Fall from Tiddly Inks.

I've coloured her up in blacks, blues and a hint of lemon to match my papers from My Minds Eye. I created this card for my Mam for Mother's Day. She isn't a massive fan of pink and girly stuff, so I went with a more.. neutral card. She loves walking and she's always wrapped up in her coat and scarf, so this Wryn was perfect! :)


The sentiment is from a LOTV set which I have stamped onto some Bazzill Bling cardstock (although you can't tell from the photos) with some Brilliance Graphite Black ink. Crisp. ;)

As for the buttons, I've used them to create some movement across the card - kinda like a gust of wind which Wryn has been caught up in. Starting in the top right and crossing down over/under the image to the bottom left, containing the sentiment circle in the same line. I used a total of.. FIVE buttons on this card. Hell, for me, that's quite an achievement. Can ya beat me? I challenge ya! ;)

Head over to the Passion for ProMarkers blog for details on sponsors and prizes!! 

I'd like the enter this card into these challenges:
- PHC A Little Bit Crafty - Anything Goes
- Sparkle and Sprinkle - Use a digi
- Heart to Heart Challenges - Button Up

Thanks for stopping by! Off to schedule some blog posts before tea.. if all goes to plan! ;) xo

11 comments:

  1. Absolutely gorgeous....Thanks for playing along with our first challenge over at A Little Bit Crafty and good luck.
    Wendy xx

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  2. so stunning lou.really love the cute wryn and your colours and details are fabulous :D

    xx coops xx

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  3. Wow! Your colouring is simply amazing Lou. This is such a gorgeous card :)

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  4. Wow! Your colouring is simply amazing Lou. This is such a gorgeous card :)

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  5. This is gorgeous Lou! Great theme, love your colour combo and stunning colouring! Hugs,Juliex

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  6. Fab card! Great image and colouring, love the layout and embellies.

    Thank you for joining us over at ALBC. Good luck.
    xx

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  7. this is so beautiful Lou x

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  8. Beautiful beautiful beautiful. Thanks for joining the Sparkle N Sprinkle Challenge.

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  9. Lovely card. Thanks for joining us at Sparkle N Sprinkle Challenge.

    Dawn DT

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  10. This is such a beautiful card, your colouring is amazing!

    Keeley x x

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I would love to hear what you think. Thanks for taking the time to look. xo Lou.

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