Monday, 18 October 2010

Pirate Scruffles


Ahoy there!! We have a new challenge over at Lexi's Creations, we are celebrating our first birthday, so we have a nice easy theme for you this time:
'Happy Birthday'
The DT are looking forward to visiting lots of blogs this week!!


FairyDust Crafts is sponsoring the challenge and we will have THREE randomly selected winners.


First Prize: 2 Fairy Dust Rubber Stamps to the winner (Lexi's Creation's images)….The stamps are called Fairy Dust stamps in the store


2nd Prize: 3 Digi's

3rd Prize: 2 Digi's From Fairy Dust Crafts




For my card I have used Pirate Scruffles & treasure chest from Fairy Dust Crafts, coloured with promarkers and glitter pens. The skull & crossbones paper is a digital one from The Creative Cottage , the burgundy one is from The Paper Mill shop and the parchment effect one is from my stash. I wanted to get a kind of tatty flag effect on the front of the card so I tore the skull paper and inked the edges, the burgundy on has been scrunched up and inked and the edges of the image have been distressed with a distressing tool and inked too. I'm not normally one for distressing papers but actually once I got into this it was good fun!! The charms were from my stash and Ewe2cancraft.

Inside the card:

Close up of the treasure me hearties, although the camera hasn't picked up the glitter pen too well :-(

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges:

Keep it simple: Charming

Paper Cutz: Anything Goes

Just Inspirational: Ink or digi stamp, anything goes

The Crafty Pad: Distressed / Torn edges

Paper Sundaes : For someone little &

Pear Tree Designs : Free for all

Thanks for looking and don't forget to come & help us celebrate at Lexi's Creations!!

17 comments:

  1. This is adorable ! Thanks for joining our Paper Sundaes Challenge this week ! Hugs !

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  2. Love your pirate pup! Great background DP and I love the little charms. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Just Inspirational!

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  3. Jacky this is sooo cute, i love the metal embellies, the perfect finishing touch!

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  4. Super card, the pirate flag charm is so sweet!
    the whole effect of the papers looks very piratey [if thats a word lol]

    thanks for joining us at KIS, hope to see you again next week

    mandixx

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  5. Hello Jacky,
    Your card is soper duper!!! great birthday card.
    Hugs,
    Fraida

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  6. this is such a fun card..cute image. Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week.

    Fi

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  7. Fab card Jacky & I love the decorated inside too!

    Hugs
    Tracey
    xx

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  8. Great card, love the image and the extra decoration! Thanks for joining us at Pear Tree Designs this week and good luck xx

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  9. Adorable, and I love the treasure chest - really completes the picture.
    Hugs
    Valxx

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  10. The cutest pirate I've ever seen.The distressed look just compliments him so well.Great finishing touches with the charms.Thanks for joining us at Pear Tree designs :D
    Lisa x

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  11. Great card. Thanks for joining our 'free for all' @ PTD this week. Good Luck! x

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  12. Scruffles looks fantastic! I love your distressing & the way you decorated the whole card!!

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  13. Fab card hunni, thanks so much for joining us this week and PTD, hugs Aly xxx

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  14. Thanks for joining us at Just Inspirational with your lovely card this week
    hugs

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  15. an absolutely fabulous card, i love it
    Kevin xx

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  16. This is totally gorgeous I love the charms so cute. Thanks for sharing with us at KIS

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  17. Well done on making our Top 3 for last week

    Please take the Tope 3 banner from our side bar to display on your blog

    mandi xx

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