Sunday, 23 March 2014

Trapeze Artist


Belatedly,I upload the card I made for my daughter's birthday - it was on Valentine's Day, hence the heart. She was having a party with her friends in a circus-themed restaurant and I took this idea and was inspired by one of my favourite pictures ( Miss Lala at the Cirque Fernando) to feature a trapeze artist.

The trapeze artist was digitally cut from an SVG border file, then electronically cut on the Silhouette Cameo. I also cut the frame, heart, bunting and the sentiment shape (after typing in the sentiment). I added shimmery paper, glitter, background paper (Tim Holtz) , gems and a feather and I embossed the heart.

I'd like to enter:
Crafty Boots feathers
Crazy 4 challenges shake your thing
Cut it Up  anything goes
Silhouette Challenges create your own scene
Hiding in My Craft Room  Let's get digital
A song in your (He)art Celebration

12 comments:

  1. What a great silhouette. Love the colors on this card!

    Thanks for joining our Anything Goes challenge at Cut it Up!
    Evelyn
    http://mylittlecraftblog.wordpress.com

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  2. Very nice, I like the way you combined your daughter's Valentine B-day and the circus theme.
    Thanks for sharing with The CIU Challenge Blog.

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  3. love it thanks for joining our challenge at a song in your heart

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  4. I love the original design of your card. The paper is perfect and that feather is fabulous. Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

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  5. Fantastic card Marina--I love the addition of the beautiful feather

    Love Chrissie x

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  6. You've got a great source of inspiration in your daughter. The ones you make either for or to her are all so special. I love this one!

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  7. Fabulous card! Thanks so much for sharing with us over at HIMCR!

    Emily
    Mollie's Motif

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  8. Beautiful, seems like your daughter inspires you well! ~Diane

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  9. Fabulous design, really original concept. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

    Dionne

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  10. So pretty, thanks for playing along with us at Silhouette Challenges!

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  11. Beautiful and so clever. Thanks for joining us at A Song in Your He{ART}.

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