Monday, 13 October 2008

Polly Crafts Challenge # 1



Hi everyone, hope you've had a good day.

Im excited to tell you all about a new challenge blog that launched today that my good friend Tracy is part of the Design Team.


The first challenge has a little twist to it ~ which makes it more fun


There's a fabulous prize this week called

She is just the cutest teddy ever - so if you fancy a challenge pop over and take a peek and whilst your there take a look at all the wonderful cards by the DT - why to go girls !!!
Well I only have a few of Paula's wonderful downloads and nothing appropriate for this challenge so I just had to pop over and buy this cutie download - I couldn't resist, lol

And whilst I was there I had to order some of her new range of fabulous stamps too - I know you say - more stamps !! but they are cute.... and now I can play along again, lol
Well here's my card, I kept it simple - to keep the limelight away from this cute bear !!!
I cut the away the greeting around the image as I started to use a 12 x 12 card and realised the image would be too big - dooh !!!! Anyway I think it turned out ok.
He's been decoupaged - but its not clear in the pic.




I glittered the embossing which was a new technique for me - thanks to the wonder Pat at my local craft store. I painted on the liquid glue - let it dry so it went sticky (about 15mins) and then sprinkled Glamour Glitter over it - that easy !!!

Cardstock: Dovercraft ~ WInter Wonderland
Image: Polly Crafts - Download
Sipplies: Ribbon ~ Stash
Sentiment ~ Pink Petticoat

Have a great week, TFL
Hugs

17 comments:

  1. Hi Tracie...
    Just brilliant!! I actually prefer the image this way...love the layout..
    Thanks for joining us...
    Paula xx

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  2. Gorgeous card, sooo cute. Great idea to glitter the embossed paper.
    Good Luck
    Emma x

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  3. Wow! I just love this cute little bear Tracie! Brilliant card! More stamps!! What are you like!! I've just downloaded the freebies from the website so I can join in, how the other half live eh? lol!!!
    Love Becky xx

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  4. Awwww wow Tracie is gorgeous i love the little bear you have used he is adorable. The glitter looks great over the embossing i'm going to have to try that
    thanks for joining in
    hugs
    Tracy x

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  5. Fabulous card!
    I love your image too cute,and your embossed paper with all that shimmer looks brilliant.
    kim x

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  6. Awww can you send this one to me lol....
    Its gorgeous hun, thank you for joining us, and i look forward to seeing more of your gorgeous makes, love Pops x x x

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  7. Oh Tracie isn't he just the cutest little bar, love this card just kepy saying Ahhhhh!!!!
    Hugs Hun
    Jacqui x

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  8. This is adorable. I love the sprakly embossing and that polar bear.
    Hugs
    Cathy xx

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  9. Hi chicken. Sorry I’ve not been about for ages. I’ve missed all your lovely stuff and this is just fabulous xxx I’m going to go and have a good old nosey now and see what else I missed but hope you are well and happy xxxxx

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  10. This is wayyy cute :-) Love that bear
    Pauline x

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  11. brilliant card hun well done xxxx

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  12. fantastic layout, love it. Thank you for joining in with the challenge
    love emma x

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  13. Great card Tracie, I do love that sketch!
    Clairex

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  14. awwww how cute! You always use the cutest images ever!

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  15. Fab card , such a sweet image and lots of glitter

    x Wheezie x

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  16. aww this is gorgeous Tracie and so cute Jill x

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Thanks for taking the time to stop by, your comments are very much appreciated.

Happy Crafting
Hugs
Tracie :)xx