Saturday, 11 February 2012

Mad about you


I wanted to enter the CD Sunday challenge because I've got quite a few CDs now but don't get much use out of them. The theme is "A la Mode" and I thought I'd find something appropriate on the MCS fashion-themed CD "Dressing up Dolly Divas".  What I found there was this NSR image of a top hat and that made me think 'mad hatter' and then, with a valentines theme, 'mad about you'.  The patterned papers are from MCS "A very important date." The main one was black and white and I coloured it with Tim Holtz ink. I traced and cut out the heart, dry embossed it and added the words. I cut the front of a square card so there was about a third left and trimmed the back flap around the hat to make it a shaped card.



I often have problems getting a good photo of my cards because of  lack of light. Today, however, my problem was that my little boy ( in his pyjamas) wanted to be in the photo and then ran off with the card!

I'd like to enter this for:
CD Sunday A La Mode
Rainbow Lady Have a Heart
Winter Wonderland  No Square or rectangle cards
Here Come the Boys Favourite Song (Mad about you by Hooverphonic)
Craft Ann's Love is in the air.

11 comments:

  1. great idea and lovely shaping, thank you for joining us this week at the Winter Wonderland
    Hugs Kate xx

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  2. Great image of the hat and looks super with the heart. Thanks so much
    Love Cynthia x

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  3. What a great card and I am glad we managed to see it before it disappeared.
    Thank you for joining us at Cd Sunday.
    Carol
    xx
    Cd Sunday DT

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  4. Fab fun card. Thank you for sharing at CD Sunday and Rainbow Lady's this week.
    Jen x

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  5. Great card, Marina. Thanks for joining us at Rainbow Lady.

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  6. I love your thought processes here Marina and they resulted in a great card. Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
    Ann x

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    1. Fab card thanks for sharing with us at Rainbow lady's this week. Elizabeth x

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  7. Ha Ha Ha...love your card and love the photo of the cheeky little monkey doing a runner!! Thanks for playing at HERE COME THE BOYS.
    Hugs Di
    xxx

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  8. Oh, excellent work, Marina - such a fun card.
    Your cute little feller obviously thought so too :)
    Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's

    x

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  9. Fab entry! Love the photos too! It's so cute!! Thank you for playing at Here Come The Boys! Woo x

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  10. Oh my gosh what a wonderful creation and such a fabulous Shaped Cards, the image is adorable,
    it just perfect for our challenge this week

    thank you so much for Joining us at Winter Wonderland this week, I do hope you will try to join us again next week,

    Have a lovely day,
    Hugs Bridget :0) x
    Winter Wonderland DT

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