Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Blue Dragonfly CAS Card (Crafty Creations Challenges #294)

Hi everyone :-D 

It´s time for a new challenge at Crafty Creations Challenges.
http://craftycreationschallenges.blogspot.com/

Our theme for this fortnight is #294 - Four.

Our sponsor for this challenge is SLS Lines, whit a great prize for one random winner.


I used 4 different colors of cardstock paper (white and 3 shades of blue), 4 shades of blue colored pencils, 4 enamel dots, 4 enamel arrows and our sponsor's lovely image 'Dragonfly', and made this Blue Dragonfly CAS (Clean and Simple) Card.


I was inspired with a photo of blue dragonfly, I took 2 years ago when I was visiting Trsteno Arboretum near Dubrovnik.

Image is paper pieced and I used 6 images for this card.

I printed 2 images on a white cardstock paper, 2 on light blue cardstock paper, 1 on medium blue and 1 on dark blue cardstock paper. I colored and shaded pieces I needed with 4 shades of blue colored pencils, fussy cut all pieces, colored edges and 'hidden' parts with black permanent pens and glued all pieces together.

Here is a photo of all pieces I used.

I glued Washi tape on a card base. Love this! :-D

I wanted to add just a little bit of dimension to my card, so I added 3-D foams behind the white panel with image and glued it on the card base.

At the end, I embellished my card with 4 enamel dots and 4 enamel arrows.

Card dimensions are 107 mm x 138 mm (4 1/4" x 5 1/2").

List of supplies: 

Stop by the Crafty Creations Challenges to see beautiful dotty creations from my Design Team Mates and join us in this challenge. We are looking forward to see your projects. :-D



I am entering my card to following challenges:
Note: bold text and challengbadge (if any) are direct links to the current challenge and blog badge is direct link to blog or challenge home page.

1) Addicted to CAS, Challenge #68: Chevron 

2) Addicted to Stamps and More, Challenge #154: CAS

3) Artistic Inspirations, Challenge 136: Anything Goes

4) CASology, Week 156: Line

5) Craft Your Passion Challenges, Challenge #271: Always Anything Goes
http://craftyourpassionchallenges.blogspot.in/

6) Crafty Sentiments Designs, Anything Goes Challenge

7) Digi Designs Challenge Blog, Hand Colored Image Challenge 

8) Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge, Challenge #14: Anything Goes 

9) Little Miss Muffet Challenges, Challenge #116: Anything Goes
10) Through The Craft Room Door, TTCRD Challenge from July 21st to July 27th, Anything Goes


Thank you for stopping by and your kind feedback. Have a beautiful day, enjoy and smile! :-D


Crafty Milka

28 comments:

  1. jaiii, kako krasna voščilnica je nastala! Motiv je res prikupen .-))

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  2. Gorgeous CAS card love the cute image. Thanks for joining us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends and good luck.
    Rose DT x

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  3. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Passion, good luck!!! Amy DT

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  4. Your dragonfly is so adorable, and I love how you colored him. Thanks so much for playing along at CASology this week.

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  5. A lot of work went into your darling dragonfly, Milka, but it was totally worth it. It's a wonderful card and I'm glad you shared it with us at ATSM.

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  6. Superb paper piecing, Milka! I really like all of the blue too. Great combining of all the challenges. Thanks for playing along at ATSM's CAS challenge this week! Melissa - DT

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  7. Great card! Thank you for sharing your creation with us at Craft Your Passion.
    DT Myriam

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  8. What a gorgeous card! I love how beautifully you coloured in that dragonfly!! Thank you so much for joining us at ATSM this week!
    Kamila DT

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  9. Your card is beautiful! Love the bold colors and the paper piecing!

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  10. What a gorgeous work. Thank you for participating with your stunning work of art at TTCRD challenge, Hope to see you again in our next challenge.// Zora DT member

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  11. Fab CAS card, love that image & the gorgeous blues. Thanks for joining us over at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends this month & good luck!
    hugs Jo x
    Dt

    I have a birthday candy on my blog if you'd like to join in.....
    You can find my candy here
    You can find my atc swap here

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  12. Adorable! Like the all blues :) Thank you for sharing with ATCAS!

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  13. This is SUPER CUTE!! Thanks for playing along at ATCAS.

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  14. ohh cute and adorable card. Thanks for sharing your card at ATCAS

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