Friday, 3 February 2017

News & February Elemental Inspirational Challenge - Daring Cardmakers

Happy Friday!

After a good run of Guest Design Team spots on the Daring Cardmakers Blog, I am very pleased to share that I have been invited by Kathy to be a permanent Design Team.  My fellow DT members have made feel very welcome - thank you!

On to this week's challenge which has been set by Svenja.  The challenge was to use specific elements which you can see at the end of my post.

I really enjoyed making this card.  Milestone birthdays are always extra special and I get to embellish to my heart's content!  I've predominantly used the Docrafts Capsule collection with additions from Craftwork Cards for the frame, sentiment and candi.


Here's a close up:


I used the coordinating ready cut bows that you have to make up with a a brad to secure it.

This is the image from which you have to choose 3 elements.  The elements I chose were the gold hexagons, the gold key and the filigree element from the pocket watch.  It was a male card that immediately came to mind but I challenged myself to put a feminine twist on it!


There is some fabulous inspiration from my fellow team mates on the blog HERE so please do take a look and join in.  I'd love to see your creations!

Shabneez

Products used:
Docrafts Capsule Geometric Mocha Collection
Craftwork Cards Frames, Sentiments and Card Candi
Key from the Trimcraft Botanicals range
Everything else from my stash

23 comments:

  1. This is gorgeous Shabneez.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  2. Fabulous card Shabneez, so much detail. Congratulations on your permanent DT spot, well earnt. Cathy x

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  3. Great card today Shabneez. Love the details. Congrats on the DT

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  4. Such a lovely card Shabneez, congratulations you earned it x Janis x

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  5. Gorgeous card Shabneez, love all your embellishments. I am now your latest follower.

    Hugs Babs x

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  6. Such fabulous design and detail Shabneez. Many congratulations on you DT post!
    Laine
    xx

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  7. Hi this is a stunning card it is just amazing. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  8. Congratulations Shabneez, that's fantastic news!
    I love your card and all the embellishments you have used.
    Janice x

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  9. Congratulations Shabneez, that's fantastic news!
    I love your card and all the embellishments you have used.
    Janice x

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  10. What a fabulous project xx Jan

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  11. A wonderful card Shabneez. I really like this paper collection and I love your fabulous layout xx

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  12. What a stunning card - you rocked those elements!

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  13. Lovely card, great use of the bits, I would have ended up with a crap male card...lol

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  14. Fantastic! Didn't the Insp Picture provide the perfect elements for a 21st card! It's so good when that happens!

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  15. wow super little card ... so much to look at ... well done ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

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  16. So much detail on this fab card!

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  17. Fab card, Shabneez! And a lot going on there. You just reminded me that I have yet to use this paper and washi tape - it's in my stash, too.

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  18. Congratulations on your DT and another fabulous card x

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  19. A really pretty and feminine take on the elements of the photo Shabneez, this is lovely!

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  20. Love your girlie take on this months inspiration picture. So pretty. x

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