Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Simon Says - make your own embellishments


This week at Simon Says, we have an awesome challenge for you! If you head to the CHALLENGE BLOG, you will find out that the challenge this week is TO CREATE YOUR OWN EMBELLISHMENTS!!

I decided to make my own flowers, so I set off to You Tube to find some funky flowers to make and I found this one:

You Tube Video Tutorial

I used my SU flower punch and an EK Success retro flower punch. I punched the flowers out of the same DP that is on the card but you can't tell after I sponged all the edges. Anyway, here is my flower I made (10 layers!!!):

And here is my card:

I used SWEETHEART BIRGITTA from CC Designs and coloured her with Copics. The DP is from a DCWV pad I've had for a few years, and the CS is Elegant Eggplant. The ribbon is a sheer white from May Arts. You can get all of this at Simon Says Stamp Superstore!!!

Remember, if you join us this week, you get a chance to win a $50 SPREE from SIMON SAYS STAMP SUPERSTORE!!!! Wooooooooo hoooooooooooo!!!! So, what are you waiting for?? Go check out the DT samples and come play with us!!!!!



Suzi said...

A beautiful card Chris, love the flower and the image.
Suzi x

Jane said...

This is so pretty Chris and your flower is gorgeous! hugs, Jane x

Lorraine A said...

this is just soo cute !! I love this image and the flower is gorgeous !! fab ribbon too :-) Beautiful card Chris :-)

Lols x x x

Heather said...

Gorgeous card Chris, love the pretty papers, such an adorable image and your flower is simply stunning!!!

Heather xx

debby4000 said...

Beautiful card Chris and love the fab flower and sweet image too.

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Gorgeous work, Christine!! I love this image from CC, Birgitta is the cutest...and your flower is awesome!

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