Friday, 5 February 2016

Anything Goes Mixed Media at Creative Artiste - CH#11

Well nearly finished one of the worst weeks of 2016 so far, LOL..things can only get better, so they say, LOL.

Today I want to share my Card for:-

Creative Artiste Challenge - CH#11 - Anything Goes (mixed media)

Image from a Digi Company no longer trading sadly
Coloured using - Promarkers, Warm Grey 2, 4 and 5, Burgundy and Crimson
Edged with Distress Ink Pads - Fired Brick and Vintage Photo.
Background - Embossed - Crafter's Companion - Daisy Chain 
I inked up the embossing folder with Fired Brick Distress Ink Pad, and Ran it through
my Big Shot.
Then went around the edges,, with the Vintage Photo Distress Ink Pad.
I then inked up a piece of bubble wrap, with Barn Door Distress Ink Pad.
Added - Imagination Crafts - Stencil - Stitch in Time (which is on sale at £1, at the moment)
Used the Mannequin from that stencil and sponged through the stencil with Vintage Photo, Distress Ink Pad.
I cut another piece of card and embossed it with - Sizzix - Vintage Buttons Embossing Folder. I distressed it with Vintage Photo Distress Ink Pad, computer generated the sentiment, which is also distressed around the edges with Vintage Photo Distress Ink Pad
The Home Sweet Home Ribbon is from JTS Ribbon Designs.
The Buttons, pins, brown ribbon, thread holder, twine, card blank, and backing card, from Stash.

I hope you like my card.  For more Inspiration from our fabulously talented DT, pop over HERE.

For the Winner and Top 4 from CH#10, Pop over HERE.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

Crafting with Attitude - CH#12 - Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination - CH#71 - Anything Goes
The Paper Shelter - CH#234 - Fancy
Card Mania - CMC#77 - Add Some Red
Country View Challenges - February - Make your Own Background
Our Creative Corner - February - Sew and Sew

That is me for a wee while, have a lovely day, and many thanks for visiting.


Laine said...

Great card Avril. Love all of the detail!

Linda Simpson said...

Gorgeous card and love haberdashery embellishments and images. Enjoy your weekend.
Linda xxx

Kajcyika said...

Such a nice card, love hoe you colored the sawing machine :)
Thanks for playing with us at Card mania, hope you will join us again! Kajcyika

KarinsArtScrap said...

fantastic sewing card Avril.
Gr Karin

Beverley Lowe said...

Hi Avril - great card, love the sewing theme. Great colours.
Bev xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

This is great Avril, I like all the detail
Kevin xx

Wheelie Crafty said...

Fabulous Card Avril hunni, I love the Mannequin and the sewing machine image, and all you little embellishments...
Great card overall...

Rhonda xxx

Jennifer Bradley said...

Fabulous card Avril, love the design just perfect for all those seamstresses. Hugs Jennifer xx

Lea Brawn said...

Fab card Avril. I love anything with button and sewing machine..makes me think of my mum x

Kathy said...

Fab card, and so "bang on trend" with so many people taking up sewing again.

I hope you're getting over your bad week and things get better for you from now

Anonymous said...

Hello Avril, Such a gorgeous card, love the images and the lovely colours. Hope next week brings a better week for you all...


Kate M said...

Great mixed media card Avril, so much detail - love it!

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Avril this is a stunning card. I do hope that you have a better week next week. Take care. Hugs Jackie

Barb said...

What a great card this is Avril. I enjoyed reading how you made it. Love all your great embellishments. Barbxx

Andree said...

This is fantastic Sis and such a lot of work. The background is absolutely stunning. I love the colours and embellishments. I hope you feel better soon. Big hugs and love xxx

Granmargaret said...

Lovely work. There is some red on it so you could enter it into our More Mixed Media challenge. Anthing goes with red.

Judy McKay said...

Beautiful mixed media card. Lovely design and details. Happy crafting. Judy

Jan Hill said...

What a lovely card Avril, the sewing parafanalia is lovely with the haberdashery. You used such pretty vintage colours. Thank you for joining my challenge at Our Creative Corner. Jan x

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

Super cute card, loving the image and the background that your made. Great job

Mari said...

What a great image! The decorations fit the image really well. Thanks for playing with us at Crafting with an Attitude :) xx Mari

Patricia Alvarez said...

Great card. I love the background and the embellishments. Thank you for joining us at Inspiration Destination, good luck!!! Patricia.

Tracy Welham said...

Sorry you had a difficult week, I hope things get better. I love this creation, great detail and layout. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

Dawn Lancaster said...

Gorgeous card Avril! I love the image & your added details!
Hope you had a good weekend!
Dawn xx