Tuesday, 14 August 2018

Words of wisdom

Hi guys,

I had a go at making a bookmark last night, and here it is:
I layered a patterned paper (received in a recent ATC exchange) onto thin cream card, and then onto thick orange card (aka melon and pumpkin coloured cards :D). I then stamped the sentiment from an Indigo Blu stamp set that came with simply crads and papercraft magazine. I used Carvded Pumpkin and scattered straw distress inks, and then Pretty Colour black over the top. I repeated this combination for the dragonfly and leaf from the same stamp set, however I then added an extra leaf in the Pumpkin. To finish I punched a hole so that a ribbon or charm can be added.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Simply Create Too #141 Make a bookmark
dragonflydreams - Monochrome (orange spectrum)
The Paper Players - colour challenge
 
SOS #376 Leaf it to me
C4C447 Bugs
 
Sorry for the quick post but I have to head off now.

Hugz Tinz

8 comments:

  1. I love your bookmark for this weeks challenge over at C4C - 447. Really cute and I adore the idea of a bookmark. Very clever!

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  2. Great fall bookmark! Thanks for playing along with us this week at Shopping Our Stash!
    Hugz,
    Chana

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  3. What a lovely sentiment and a wonderful project! Thanks for sharing this with the Players this week and using my color challenge!

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  4. Beautiful bookmark love the stamps and Autumn colours
    Carol x
    Thank you for joining us at Simply Create Too
    Carol DT x

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  5. Fun bookmark and a great use of this week's colors. Thanks so much for joining us this week at The Paper Players.

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  6. Gorgeous bookmark great use of the colours thanks for playing along with us at Shopping Our Stash for the Leave challenge.

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  7. I think bookmarks are a wonderful gift for anyone who loves to read actual books, I love the feel of turning the pages and listening to the noise they make, I even like the aroma of old books as you are reading them.
    Your book mark is beautiful and with a lovely sentiment to match.
    Thank you for sharing it with us at SHOPPING OUR STASH, hope you play again soon.]
    Hugs.

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  8. What a gorgeous bookmark!! Love the sentiment!! Thanks for joining us at “Simply Create Too”.

    DT-Member SCT
    Gerda
    http://cardscreations.blogspot.com

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