Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Pro - Am Showdown #8 - Dog in the Snow


I made this for my self-imposed challenge, Pro-Am Showdown, where I take inspiration from some of the nicest commercially produced cards I've received.

Here's the 'pro' card that inspired me:
The commercially manufactured card that inspired me. 
I think this pro card is lovely, and it gives me lots of ideas..

For my 'amateur' card I used the dog stamp from Avery Elle , masked it and stamped the snow (Hero Arts) . I  coloured the dog with markers and paper-pieced the scarf from red glitter paper.  Then I stamped the sentiments (Mama Elephant).

I'd like to enter:
Addicted to Stamps  holiday
Challenge up your life  dogs
Christmas with the Cuties  cas
Dragonfly Dreams  add sparkle
QKR Stampede  paper-piecing - scarf in glitter paper

12 comments:

  1. This is a super cute card and I love your self imposed challenge! That snow stamp makes a really cool background. Before I read your description I thought you must have used paint or something.

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  2. I love to see how you look at a card then you do your version. The doggie card is fantastic

    Love Chrissie xx

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  3. Wonderful!! Your card certainly outshines the shop bought one!

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  4. Super cute card. Thank you for joining us at QKR Stampede.
    Mary

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  5. I love how your cards turn out when you're caseing these store bought cards. Nothing wrong at all with the professional ones, but I honestly like yours better...

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  6. What a beautiful card! Love the simplicity of your design! Thanks for joining our weekly challenge at QKR Stampede!

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  7. Love your design - especially like the sentiment...
    Thank you for sharing with Addicted to Stamps and More!
    Susan
    Addicted to Stamps and More
    Calling All Crafters! – My personal Blog!

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  8. Great design, loving the paper pieced scarf and that sentiment is really nice x

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  9. Your card is just adorable and I agree with Pia, I like yours the best! It is interesting to see where others get there inspiration.

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  10. this is adorable, what a gorgeous image

    thank you for joining us at Christmas with the Cuties xx

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  11. A super card, such a cute image.
    Thank you for joining us at Christmas with the Cuties.
    Pauline
    Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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