Sunday, 18 March 2012

Smartie Bear

Evening Folks!
This is a rare event, two posts in one day but I finished a card this afternoon and I'd like to get it entered into the Pollycraft Monday challenge before it closes!! My mojo was a bit lacking today, which is typical - when I have time to play it disappears and when I have no time there are plenty of ideas going through my mind. Anyway, I found a new (to me anyway) challenge, called Ready Teddy Go, which has the theme 'It's a wrap' and so your piece has to be influenced by packaging and also feature a bear. This made it perfect for me, so here's my take on it :

Inspiration is Smarties packaging:


A few Smarties were eaten during the creative process too, which helped a lot!!


The gorgeous bear is Cuthbert from Pollycraft and I've used their sketch for this one too,  I just rotated it!

 

This has to be one of my favourite bears, so cute and easy to colour:

 The papers are quite old, I think they are by Dovecraft but I'm not too sure as they aren't in their original pack anymore!! Tidy, me - never!!

Here's a peek at the sentiment brad too, again antique stash by Around the block and at least 3 years old!!!
 Thanks for looking this evening and I hope you've had a good weekend!

P.S. I'd also like to enter the challenges at:
Birthday Sundaes - Animal Birthday card
Cute card Thursday - Happy Birthday
I love promarkers - Anything goes
Just some lines - Spring cleaning (old papers and brad)
Crafty Calendar - Spring clean (old papers and brad)


12 comments:

  1. Beautiful card!
    Many thanks for joining in the
    ♥Cute Card Thursday Challenge♥
    this week! Debxx

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  2. cute papers and image...thansk for sharing at just some lines

    Tina
    dt

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  3. Hi Jacky. Lovely bright card and great for a party image. Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers.
    Tine :)

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  4. What a lovely bright and fun card, great image and it all ties together so well. Thanks for joining us this month at Crafty Calendar Challenges.
    Kim xXx

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  5. Wow this is fantastic, love the fun bright colours and sweet image. Thank you for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week and good luck xx

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  6. Cute card. Love the bold colors. Thanks for joining us at setimental sundays challenge this week.

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  7. Thanks for playing with us at Just Some Lines Spring Cleaning!
    Love, Laura
    ps- don't forget to check out my blog for the extra goody box for my followers (getting close to 100!)

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  8. This is so cute. Thanks for sharing at Just Some Lines.

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  9. What a great take on our challenge Jacky, love the card, it really works.

    Thanks for playing this month and good luck in the challenge draw.

    Warmest wishes, Julie Ann x

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  10. Adorable card. Thanks for sharing with us at Sentimental Sundays!

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  11. Adorable card. Thanks for sharing with us at Sentimental Sundays!

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