Friday, 16 August 2013

When is a challenge not a challenge?


When you think you are going to enter it and then realise that the card isn't right for it. I made this card based on Anne-Marie's sketch given for Sunday sketch and stamp 169, completely forgetting that I needed to stamp to qualify for the challenge ... you'd have thought I'd have realised that the clue is in the name of the challenge blog! Anyway, I still acknowledge that I used the sketch even though I'm not entering the challenge:

The background is a piece of embossed vellum, the striped paper is an offcut and the circular embossed image is upcycled from an old card. Across the bottom is a piece of washi tape and a Craftwork cards sentiment.


This is for:

Polka doodles 33: have a heart
Divas by design: Christmas in August
Emma's 19: floral

8 comments:

  1. How lovely Hazel. A gorgeous image and a very pretty card. Thanks for sharing it with us at Diva's, Jx

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  2. This is so pretty, thanks for sharing.
    Thank you for joining in Emma's crafty challenge, good luck x

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  3. Stunning! Thank you for joining us over at MIM. Hugs Kerry xx

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  4. Beautiful card Hazel. I see you are getting your Christmas cards made early. I love both of them. Saw this on MIM.

    Join me for a chance to win FREE candy on my blog. Have a wonderful week! Hope to see you again next week. Hugs, Gloria

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  5. Absolutely gorgeous and never mind that it didn't fit the original challenge - cause it fit ours! Thanks for joining us at Sister Act Card Challenge :)

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  6. Great card! Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles.

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  7. Fantastic card. Thanks for joining us at Diva's this week
    Hugs
    Jayne

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  8. Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at POlka Doodles! HUgs xx

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