Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Car with a Clear Chevron Circle


I got a text off my daughter this evening - she wanted a card with a car on it for her friend's dad who's a driving instructor, and she wants it by tomorrow!

To give me some ideas I browsed some current challenges and this is what I came up with . I created the circle base card on the Silhouette , cut out a circle of acetate and embossed it with a chevron embossing folder. The car stamp is by Printworks and I coloured it with markers, paper-pieced it and cut it out. The sentiment is by Hero Arts.

I'd like to enter:
Little Red Wagon  clear to me
Crafting when we Can  circles
Challenge up your Life  chevron
Fashionable Stamping Challenge  transport
Retro Rubber  car stamp is probably 5 years old?

15 comments:

  1. Cute card! I drive a Beetle so I love to see how to create with them :)

    Jeannie T.
    Dragonfly Journeys

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  2. You made a nice mancard. I like the car!

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  3. Super cute car! I love that retro pattern paper! That is really great you could think of this idea given such little time to make the card! I rarely work well under that kind of pressure. TFS!

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  4. Just the right card for the person who will receive it. The shape is fantastic

    Love Chrissie xx

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  5. She sure sets you some tasks! Brilliant card Marina!

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  6. Your daughter is keeping you on your toes:) But this is perfection; fab card Marina!

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  7. That is one super-duper card! I like the idea and the execution is great. The car is beautifully coloured and the window effect is stunning. I've never thought of embossing acetate before: it looks great. Thanks for joining us at Retro Rubber for our Anything Goes Challenge.

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  8. What a great quick make! Don't you love it when a relative says "you can make this tonight, right?" Been there done that! Very fun car card executed with a masculine twist. Thanks for joining us at Retro Rubber!

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  9. Wow great job on short notice. Such a cute card! Love that little car! Thanks so much for doing the RR challenge!

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  10. Well done coming up with a design so quickly and it's sooooo cool! xxx

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  11. Cute card. Thanks for joining Retro Rubber.

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  12. Such a fun card - and good for you fitting in so many challenges with a time crunch too! I'm sure your daughter's friend's dad loved it!

    Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon this week!

    Kate
    Small Bits of Paper

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  13. Well done in such a short time, I would have been in panic! :) Love the circle base and your use of acetate, very clever and personal!

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  14. Great Masculine card!! Love the colors! Thanks for playing with us at Crafting When We Can!
    Carolyn, DT

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  15. Oh my goodness--the paper piecing is fabulous as is the card, Marina! You came up with the perfect card & with so little time!

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