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Crafty Sentiments Designs GDT 'Spots or Stripes'


Good afternoon everyone, hope you are well :-)
Here I am with my first Guest design project for May for Crafty Sentiments, whose theme is 'Spots or Stripes'. I was given a fabulous digi by Crafty Sentiments that was perfect for the challenge! I coloured him with Promarkers and Flexmarkers and cut round him with a circle nestie. I used Sarah Hurley polka dot papers, Dovecraft polka dot buttons, Happy Birthday sentiment, American Crafts Ribbon and Lace, and a Vintage button from my stash. I wanted to make a focal point of the buttons and I think I managed this quite well!

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Bunny Zoes Crafts: Ribbon or Twine
Dis Digi Designs: Animal Friends
Little Claires Designs: Doing the Rounds
Cute Card Thursdays: Animals

Thank you for looking and for your lovely comments :-)

Comments

  1. First congratulation on becoming GDT , your card is beautiful and love the digi and your colouring is brilliant xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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  2. Beautiful card Elaine, so glad you have joined us this month as a GDT, I love Mushroom Bear, simply gorgeous! Jo xxx

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  3. congrats on you GDT , your card is beautifully coloured and such a pretty image tracy x

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  4. Such a fun card, love the colours and image x

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  5. This is gorgeous ,love the image and fab papers.xxx

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  6. It is a lovely cute image made into a gorgeous card. xxxx

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  7. Congrats on GDT Elaine, your card is gorgeous, adorable image.
    Wendy xx

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  8. This is so cute - one of my favourite CS images..
    and i love the cute spotty DP
    Lisa x

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  9. Oh this is so gorgeous Elaine l really love this image great papers and lovely layout too,xx

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  10. so gorgeous elaine.really stunning colours and i love the fab image :D

    xx coops xx

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  11. Awwww! This is really sweet - love all the spots :-) Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

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  12. gorgeous card and that image is so lovely, love how you have put it all together xx

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  13. Great card, love the sweet image and fabby spotty papers. Thanks for joining us at Little Claire.
    Lyndsey xx

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  14. Congratulations on the GDT spot ... see what I did there :) Love your card ... polka dots are a big favourite with me and I love that digi too. Elizabeth x

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  15. Super cute, I love the papers you have chosen and the image is adorable! Thanks so much for playing at DI'S DIGI DESIGNS!!

    Hugs:)

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  16. Fab card, love the colours. Tinaxx

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  17. super card...i love how you havematched the backing paper with the toadstoool...great idea. x

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Thank you for your lovely comments, I really appreciate them all :-) Elaine-xxx-

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