Sunday, 19 March 2017

Tufty for Quirky Crafts

Hello lovely peeps


I'm appearing as a Guest Designer today over at Quirky Crafts Challenges, who I'm delighted to say are back after a 9 month break. It's challenge reminder time and the theme this month is 'Picture This'
(incorporate a photo in your project, or take inspiration from it)

The sponsors are Bugaboo stamps and Crafty Ribbons.



I couldn't find any nice photos of my own, but as I already have several bird stamps by Bugaboo I looked on the internet for owl pictures instead. This one made me burst out laughing, isn't he fab?


I chose Birthday Bird 03 to work with, he has great eyelashes (though they're not a patch on Tufty's). I've also drawn inspiration from the colours in the photo and tried to echo the stripy texture of his feathers with my papers and twine.

I coloured the image in with Promarkers (Cool Grey 1-5, Daffodil Bloom, Mustard, Lime Zest and Pear Green)


I layered up a 6"x6" card with papers from my stash and added a sentiment stamped with Handwritten Phrases by LOTV. 

Thank you so much to the girls at Quirky Crafts for having me as a Guest DT. They are having a DT call at the moment if you looking for a position.

I would like to enter this in the following challenges:-
Send a Smile for Kids Animal cards
Double D Challenges Things that fly
Kitty Bee Designs #90 living things with wings
Sparkles Forum Challenges # 90 Let's go green
 Simon Says Stamp (Wed) Bit of green

Thanks for stopping by,
Katrina x


9 comments:

  1. Hi Katrina, thanks so much for being a Quirky Guest Designer and sorry I didn't pick it up last week, all sort of problems, mainly not being able to login to the computer didn't help! I love the card and the funny photo you found.
    Hugs,
    Cazzy x

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  2. Love it Katrina and the original Tufty's not too bad either! x

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  3. Pretty and fun card...thank you for joining our challenge at Double D!
    Diane DD DT {Nellies Nest}

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  4. Great fun creation. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Sparkles Monthly Challenges.
    Hugs
    Cathy DT Member
    xxxx

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  5. Cute image and card! Great coloring. Thanks for joining the Double D, "Things That Fly" Challenge.

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  6. Very cute. I love it. Thanks for playing along Simon Says Stamp A Bit O Green Challenge. Gayatri xx

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  7. What a great owl for inspiration! Thanks for joining us at Kitty Bee's Aloha Friday challenge

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  8. LOL That bird.... LOL :o) Love your super sweet card!! :o) Thank you so much for joining us in Aloha Friday Challenge at Kitty Bee Designs this fortnight. I hope to see you again. :o)
    Milka DT

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Katrina xx