Saturday, 21 November 2015

Inkspirational Challenge - Photo Inkspiration



Close up for glitter purposes.
Our new challenge at Inkspirational is to be inspired by this photo:

For my DT card I was inspired by the mittens to create the scene of Santa's washing line. The clothes are from a Woodware set and the washing line pole is by Inky Doodles. I used Promarkers and Frantage embossing powder and glitter shavings. I hand drew the washing line string which sounds very easy but actually took me several attempts to get the clothes and string in the right places!

I wanted to add a little reindeer embellishment but I wanted it to be a similar style to the reindeers in the photo. I have loads of reindeer cutting files, dies and stamps but none seemed quite right, so I took a cutting file of a deer and (electronically)  welded some antlers on it!

Please join in our challenge at Inkspirational , but not until after you've checked out the work of our DT and our Guest Designer, Asha. 

I'd like to enter:
Merry Monday  use a reindeer
Try it on Tuesday  create a scene
Creative Card Crew  sprinkle
Moving Along with the Times  My favourite things - snowflakes and warm woollen mittens
Addicted to Stamps anything goes

17 comments:

  1. Such a fun card Marina. Thank you for sharing it at Try it on Tuesday

    Love Chrissie xx

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  2. This is so sweet and gorgeous, thanks for joining us at MAWTT.

    I have some Candy on offer too, xxxx

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  3. I just love this scene. This is the second time this week I have seen someone use frantage EP, I didn't know it existed. It looks fabulous. And your hand drawing may have taken ages but what a great result. This really is a fabulous card Marina x

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  4. This card is just perfect Marina! Funny, quirky and totally "Santa is getting ready"-ish :D

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  5. Oh it's a fabulous card!! Love it!

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  6. Fantastic! Love your Santa suit on the clothesline image and I think the little deer is a perfect addition. I did notice that you don't have a link on your name on the blog post though. Thought I should mention it. :-)

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  7. What an innovative take on the photo, Marina! Santa's suit on the clothesline; the glittery snow, the wee reindeer: absolutely charming! Love it!
    Hugs~c

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  8. Super card, thanks for playing along with our Fav things Challenge @ MAWTT this week. Good Luck
    Happy Crafting
    Carole xXx

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  9. What a great Christmas scene! Love how you put Santa's clothes on the string and the added snow, it looks really Christmasy and fun!

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  10. Such a sweet card and I love the embossed snowflakes. Great take on the challenge and thanks for playing with us at TIOT.
    Hugz, Z

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  11. A fabulous card with an adorable scene. The image is so cute. Thank you for joining us at Try it on Tuesday. Mar x

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  12. This is fantastic!!mi love the scene you created and all the texture you created with the snow - great card!

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  13. This is so very cute. Great take on the photo. Thanks for joining us this week at Merry Monday.

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  14. Adorable card. Thank you for joining us for Merry Monday.

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  15. What a fabby card!! Love that image :) Thanks so much for joining us this week at Merry Monday!

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  16. What a fun and pretty card! Lovely colouring and design! Thank you for joining us at ATSM this week!
    Kamila DT

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  17. Wonderful card. Thank you very much for joining our chalenge at Creative Card Crew
    Big Hug
    Yvonne

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