Wednesday, 13 February 2013

You're havin' a giraffe!


These giraffes are digi stamps from D2D. I had printed them out, large, a while back and then done nothing with them. But when I saw the Pinspirational Challenges picture, I decided to dig them out and see what I could do with them.

First, I coloured them entirely with distress ink. Then I coloured in their patches, tongues, ears etc with Promarkers. The next idea came from the City Crafter challenge 'You felt it'. I die-cut a felt heart and sewed round the edge. I deliberately gave my stitching a naive, childlike effect - no truly, your honour, I can sew better than that.....

I'd also like to enter this for Raise the Bar Challenge 'A Couple of Things'.  

11 comments:

  1. How perfect! I love the expressions! you have done a fantastic card! Thanks for joining us at {PIN}spirational Challenges!

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  2. Great card love the felt heart, it's so sweet, love the fun image too, thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

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  3. OMG This is so adorable I can't stop smiling!! Absolutely beautiful! Many thanks for playing along at CCCB!

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  4. LOVE it! Your giraffes look so happy...and I love the felt heart!

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  5. Awwww the sweetest ever!! LOVE those giraffes!! Thanks for playing this week at CCCB :-)

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  6. Oh Marina - this is LOVELY - you really made me giraffe with that title too.

    See you soon

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  7. oh this is totally adorable love it thanks for joining us at (pin)spirational challenges.

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  8. Those giraffes have the sweetest expressions on their faces!! I love it. Thanks for joining us at {PIN}spirational Challenges this week.

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  9. Your card is so adorable. It makes me smile. Thanks so much for playing along with us at CCCB!

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  10. Precious card!!! Thanks for participating in the {PIN}SPIRATIONAL Challenge blog! Hope to see you again!!
    ~DEANNE~

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  11. What an adorable image... those giraffes are precious!

    Love your card, too!

    Thank you for participating in the {PIN}Spirational Challenge this week!

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