Sunday, 23 August 2009

Papertake Weekly- 100th Challenge!

Morning,
Gosh, i have been busy, my nan's birthday's in a few weeks so i decided i wanted to make her something really special. I also wanted to enter a card into this weeks Papertake Weekly, as they are celebrating their 100th challenge!! :O) This week you get to choose from 100 challenges... i've picked my favourite things:
This delish K+Co Paper, my beloved Prima Flowers, stamping, and my MSBP!
So i think my card fits in nicely lol.

For the front, i have used this mega cute Fox Chasing Butterfly available to buy from Nikki, at Bunny-Zoes Crafts. I stamped him out several times to achieve 4 layers of decoupage, these have all been coloured with whispers and watercolour pencils.

Here's A Close-Up:


The gorgeous little charm was sent to me by Jacqui {thankyou xx} and i've attached it with some thin chain and a jump ring.


I made this by attaching 2 A6 White card blanks together and decorating. This is a picture of the next thing you'll see when you open the first panel. I've used a PM fabric embellishment, and some Co-Ordinations cardstock.

The next picture is the inside, i've used some clear stamps from the CCSR for this as i though they fitted the first image quite nicely. I also left a space in the middle so i can write my message.

What i used:

Paper: K+Co
Cardstock: Co-Ordinations
Stamps: CCSR- Doodles, PM, and CC. Designs- Fox Chasing Butterfly.
Mediums: Whispers and watercolour pencils
Embellishments: Prima Flowers, Roses, Iced Gems, Brads, Charms, all from stash.
Tools: MSBP

Thanks for looking, i'll get my candy together tomorrow! :O)

Fern xx

19 comments:

  1. Oh wow!!!
    This is fantastic Fern!
    Love your amazing style and beautiful papers and pretty design inside and out just wonderful!
    hugs
    kim x

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  2. spectacular fern

    i'm sure your nan loved it

    hugs jane x

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  3. Wow, this is gorgeous Fern, I love the charm and you did a fabulous job on the inside too, Enjoy the rest of your Sunday, Hugs, Nikki x

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  4. Gorgeous card Fern, love the beautiful papers and the design of the card. Cute image too beautifully coloured. Jillix

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  5. Sooo lovely, esp. the inside!
    Am certain your Nan will love it!
    Hugs
    SuzyX

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  6. O wowww Fern,what a beautiful card,i love the image and colours.
    So gorgeous papers and details.

    Hugs Riet.x

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  7. this is really sweet. Love the papers you have used and those gorgeous flowers!

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  8. Hi Fern,
    Fabulous card, your nan is gonne be thrilled with it. Love the tri fold design and you have decorated all the pages beautifully. Had a catch up wiht you blog and you have made some fabby creations since I last popped by. You just get better and better with each new card. If you fancy on getting your hands on some free crafty stuff I have a proposal for you email me on lyndseyturner@hotmail.co.uk and I will give you all the details.
    Lyndsey xx

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  9. Hi Fern,

    Your cards are beautiful, you inspire me! Congratulations on all of your wonderful blog awards, you deserve them!

    Michelle :)

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  10. OMG stunning Fern,beautiful papers and such a beautifully coloured image......love the charm!!!
    Hugs xx

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  11. Gorjus, gorjus, gorjus !

    Love Karen x

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  12. This is gorgeous Fern, love the inside, looks fab!
    Clairex

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  13. Wow, fabulous card Fern! Love the paper and the gorgeous roses! I really like how you've layered your image too! :)
    Love, Georgia xx

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  14. This really is so special - what a fantastic job you've done, Nanny is gonna be thrilled!
    Hugs x

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  15. This is such a fabulous card chick - I love those colours you used - it's so special :) Thank you for joining us over at PTW for our special challenge. Hugs, Dawny xxx

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  16. Hi Fern,
    check this out www.loracrafts.blogspot.com
    Lyndsey xx

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  17. Very pretty! What a cute stamp - and I love what you've done to the inside.

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  18. What a great layout dear and such beautiful colour scheme I love it, your colouring is just perfect as are your embellies
    Hugs Jacqui x

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  19. Wow Fern, this card is absolutely amazing and so much attention to detail too! The papers are so beautiful and I'm sure this card will be a great hit with your Nan :) Donna x

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