Friday, September 5, 2014

Image That - Sepetember Challange

My good friend, D from designsbydragonfly told me about this challenge and I am diving right in. This is a progressive challenge, not sure what that means yet but here goes.


You have to use an Imagine That image, Kris posts a couple of free digis for you to choose from and I decided that this little bear just had to have a card of his own.

Recipe:

Digi from: Imagine That
Cardstock
Pinwheel die from Your Next Stamp
Twine
Colored pencils
Brads
Adhesives, foam pads

The pumpkin cardstock measures 8 1/2" x 11", I ran it through my eBosser with the Dotted Elegance folder (these folders are so wonderful, not only do you get a beautiful design on the outside, you also get one on the inside), I used the Swirltangle folder on the yellow scrap. Actually the yellow piece is cut from a whole piece of 8 1/2" x 11 that I ran through the eBosser and cut out a section of to use for this card.
I colored the bear with my colored pencils, first I flipped the image, then I colored him and printed and cut him out twice. After a quick fussy cut I adhered 1 of the bears to the yellow card then assembled my pinwheels using brads for the centers and attached a piece of twine to. I adhered the pinwheels to the card with small foam pads and attached the other end of the string to the bear image. After attaching all of my pinwheels, I adhered the 2nd bear directly on top of the first bear with foam pads.
I printed the sentiments up on my computer printer then layered and adhered with foam pads.
The little bear is so cute I even used one on the inside, printed out a bit smaller than the ones on the front.

This card is for my son and his beautiful wife, they live in Tokyo and I am TERRIFIED of flying in a plane, maybe I would feel safer flying with the help of the pinwheels.

I am entering this into this challenge: Imagine That September Challenge
 

8 comments:

  1. Oh my goodness, how WONDERFUL!! Love all your fabby pinwheels on this - so cute with this li'l bear and VERY CREATIVE! *Ü* And I hate flying too.... my cousin and her family moved to Tokyo 2 years ago! Anywho, The "Progressive" challenge means that if you play this month, you will receive the challenge set to enter next month's challenge FREE. Then use that set to enter next month, and you will receive the next month's set, and so on. You gotta play to WIN, and everyone who links up does win, woot! Thanks for entering this month. Your next set will be emailed at the end of this month. :)

    *Ü* Kris (owner)
    Imagine That! Progressive Freebie Challenges

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  2. I say the more pinwheels the better!!! :) What a super cute card, Sue!

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  3. Aw this is ADORABLE! I LOVE your sweet pinwheels and what a sweet bear. Thanks for sharing.
    {thanks for the shout out, too. tee hee hee}
    You will have a wonderful time playing with Kris' CUTE images each month I'm sure.
    Crafty hugs,
    D~
    DesignsbyDragonfly.blogspot

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  4. Hallo Sue,

    deine Karte mit dem Teddy ist wunderschön geworden. Die Gestaltung mit den vielen Windrädern gefällt mir sehr gut. Vielen Dank für die Teilnahme an der Imagine That Challenge. Liebe Grüße Silvi

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  5. Oh what a great card. Love the pinwheels. Happy to see you here and hope you will come back next month too for our progressive challenge.
    Linda K. DT

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  6. Love all the pin wheels - a perfect finishing touch for the card.

    Thanks for joining us for our progressive challenge at Imagine That.

    Helen x

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  7. How very cute! I love those pinwheels. Thanks for entering our DT call!
    -Samantha
    Crafty Gals Corner - DT Coordinator
    Crafty Gals Corner

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