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Sunday, 18 August 2013

Hobbycutz, Challenge 13 (lucky for some!)


Good morning! Two weeks have flown by once again and it's time for a new challenge at Hobbycutz, this time we would like you to create your own background for your project.
For my DT project I decided to make a stepper card. The lovely fairytale image is courtesy of our generous sponsor, Crafts and Me, it was an absolute joy to colour. To make the  background I used some Gayle Bond images of toadstool houses which perfectly complemented the little girl and her lovely fairy friend. The toadstool border in the foreground comes from the same CD (to visit Gayle's blog click here). The swirly 'tree' in the background is a Hobbycutz wooden laser cut.

 Thanks for taking the time to visit my blog. Why not pop over to Hobbycutz Challenges now and take a look at the fabulous creations my team mates have produced! You won't be disappointed! We would love to have you join us so that we can admire your creativity too!
Chris
x
Challenges entered:
cardcrafterscircle  #88 winged things
sisteract #20 anything goes
wagsnwhiskers  #110 fairytale/ fantasy
craftsandme #139 Anything goes
inkyimpressions #121 things with wings
perfectsentiments #87 outdoors
wordartwednesday #93 anything goes
try it on Tuesday  create a scene
crazychallenge  #151 anything goes
ourcreativecorner words words words

24 comments:

Tracey T said...

Wow! Love this, Chris - it's a fabulous scene and the depth in the stepper card gives a brilliant 3D effect. Hugs, Tracey x

Avril Ann said...

Chris, this card has the "WOW" factor hun, what a gorgeous creation xx

Lorraine said...

This is so beautiful Chris...I love how you've created this gorgeous and very creative scene hun
Hugz, Lorraine xx

Carole Robb Bisson said...

Chris,
This is such an expressive card, relaxing enjoying nature, and so colorful and 3Dish.
Thank you so much for sharing this wonderful art with us this week.
Surely goodness and mercy shall follow you all the days of your life.
Carole Robb Bisson, Word Art Wednesday

Redanne said...

The image is wonderful, as is your colouring. I love how you created so much dimension by using the stepper card too. Thanks so much for joining us at Our Creative Corner. Anne x

Shirley-Anne Barber said...

Beautiful stepper card .Awesome background with whimsical images . Lovely creation . Thanks for sharing on Card Crafters Circle .

chrissy xx said...

Stunning! I LOve stepper cards Chris...You can look and look and still see something you had missed...FABulous colours and a FABulous scene..
LOve it.
Chrissyxx

Karen Letchworth said...

This is super creative and sweet. Thanks so much for sharing in our challenge this week, and please stop by again soon. It's a blessing to have you share in our challenges, and I look forward to having you join us again soon.
Blessings,
Karen
Word Art Wednesday

Ellen said...

Lovely card, well done! Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge.

groetjes, Ellen

Chrissy said...

I love your stepper card Chris, such wonderful colouring,love the toadstool houses and grass..and then I saw the little Fairy by her shoulder, so gorgoeus..fabulous card.

Luv CHRISSYxx

Paper Tails said...

Very cute card! Thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions.

Karen

Evil Edna said...

awesome, the care and work that went into this piece is amazing, thank for sharing with us at TIOT.EE

mags said...

This is just gorgeous Chris. So much detail.
Mags
x

Cathy L. Calamas said...

Love those mushrooms. Fantastic scene. Thanks for playing with us at TIOT in our "Make a scene" Challenge.

Lauri Mccloud said...

Fabulously intricate!! I love this card!! Thanks for joining us this week at Perfect Sentiments and please join us again. I look forward to seeing more of your work! Good Luck

Lauri
Perfect Sentiments -DT

Bea und Doreen said...

wow !!!!!!!!! Simply stunning Chris
Hugs
Doreen xx

Jessie L. said...

This is such a gorgeous card! So detailed and cohesive! Thanks for joining our Things With Wings challenge at Inky Impressions! Hope to see you again this week!

Margaret said...

Such a beautiful card. Love your scene. Coloring and layout are spectacular. Thanks for joining us at Perfect Sentiment this week. Good luck, and I hope you'll join us again.

Gail said...

Holy moly, this is truly art. This has got to be one of the most fantastic cards I've seen...with the levels the way they are, there's depth and the colors are fabulous. This is so very cool...wish I lived near you so I could see it up close and personal...pictures are NEVER near as nice as the real thing, don't you agree? So we learn to see past the flat picture but I have a feeling this card is really a magnificent piece of art. Gorgeous, Chris, just gorgeous. Hugs, Gail

Jennipher said...

what an incredible design job! Thanks for sharing at The Perfect Sentiment.

Natali said...

Absolutely gorgeous card. Like from fairy tales. Amazing details and love bright colouring on it.
Hugs,
Natali

butterfly said...

Absolutely love those mushrooms... great image with fabulous colouring, and the sentiment is just wonderful! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Our Creative Corner.
Alison x

Mrs.B said...

This is a fabulous scene, love all the details.
Thanks for joining us at TioT
Avril x

Laurart said...

What a gorgeous scene! I love it! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Our Creative Corner this month - Love from Laura xxx