9/12/12

Move it, move it, move it...

Are you singing along or do you know that song? Well - this week at Crafty Creations we're creating projects that MOVE! And boy...it really had me stumped - I thought of lots of different things but nothing was clicking; I finally just sat down in my craft room with an idea, then went to look for a sketch that fit with my thoughts - yeah, I have an addiction..it's called SKETCHES! I used an older Mojo Monday Sketch (#241).

I have lots of pictures and I used lots of new stuff, lots of ink, some sewing, some glossy accents topped with rock crystal glitter and here we go:

Card closed

Card front turned so that it reveals the sentiment, "friends until the end"!



So...what do you  think? I love that the top spins open to reveal the inside; I thought it turned out pretty cool! I used lots and lots of distress ink:  Spun Silk, Victorian Velvet and Aged Mahogany, I also sponged on some VersaMagic Pixie Dust. The flowers are from Verve's Brighter Days; the dies for the flower and the leaves were just released too. The cute little butterfly is from Doodled Occasions, also from Verve.

Thanks for stopping by; hope you'll get your cards moving and join this super fun challenge over at Crafty Creations!

Hugs,

WHAT'S IT TAKE?
Stamps: Verve Visual Brighter Days and Doodled Occasions
Papers: PTI Scarlet Jewel, Fine Linen and Sweet Blush, DP by MME, MFT Whip Cream
Ink: Distress Inks: Spun Silk, Victorian Velvet, Aged Mahogany, VersaMagic Pixie Dust
Accessories: nesties, brad colored with Copics, glossy accents, rock crystal glitter, Verve Visual dies, Janome Sew Mini

Challenges:
  Crafty Creations 
  Allsorts - layers (yeah, I've got a few goin' on - HA) 
  The Crafter's Cafe
  No Matter Which Challenge
  Make it Monday
  Stamp n Doodle

15 comments:

  1. oh wowee Michele ( notice correct spelling lol)this is fabulous i just love the gorgeous design and the spectacular flower
    Lisa x

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  2. Now this is amazingly creative -- WOW! Not to mention beautiful, too. Nice!

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  3. how fabulous ,love how it moves ...such a pretty creation .those papers are stunning
    thanks for joining us at MIM and good luck
    tracey x

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  4. Such a Beautiful card Michele. Visiting from Make-it-Monday..Faye

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  5. Great Card. Thanks for joining us at Allsorts this week. Tracy xx

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  6. Fabulous project. Thanks for playing with us at Crafter's Cafe Challenge Blog!
    Hugz,
    Chana, DT

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  7. I love your project it is unique. I would love to see it entered in our CAS Challenge this week at Jackson's Digital expressions. I think this is a great example of how you can create interesting CAS projects without sacrificing your design point of view. Hope to see you there: http://jacksonsdigitalexpressions.blogspot.com

    Hugz,
    Chana, DT Coordinator
    JDE

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  8. Hi, Michele! Thanks so much for entering your beautiful card in our CAS challenge. Now that you know who we are and where we are, I hope you will join again if we have a theme that appeals to you. Again I love your project!
    Hugz,
    Chana
    Jackson's Digital Expressions

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  9. I saw your beautiful creation on Make It Monday and had to visit and take a closer look. Gorgeous! TFS!
    My entries are: #23, #109, and #213.
    I would love to have you visit my blogs: Paper and Scraps Creations by Julia and Me and Myself on the Dark…
    Hugs,
    Julia

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  10. Wow this is beautiful, love it. Thanks for joining us at NMW Challenges and good luck
    Claire xx

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  11. Gorgeous!
    Thanks for joining us at The Crafter's Cafe Challenge Blog.
    Hugs,
    Julia

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  12. This is beautiful. Thanks for playing at CCCB.

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  13. Absolutely gorgeous. Love how it opens to the sentiment. Thank you for sharing and joining in at NMWC. Hugs, Velma

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  14. So cute card. Lovely design. I have worked for the Print gift cards company and this design inspire me so much. I really appreciate your work.

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