Monday, April 30, 2018

Chasing Dreams

     This cute image is from Bugaboo Stamps and it reminds me of fun summer days as a child.


I was inspired by the colors at Catch the Bug and 
used the sketch at Stella Says Sketch.

   

     I used ProMarkers to color the image, then cut it with an Unbranded die.  The three papers for the background and the ribbon were all scraps.  In fact, the green polka dot piece was so small, I had to cut it in two and add the pieces so that they would show at the top and bottom of the image, giving the illusion of being one, long piece.

     The bow was hand made from white ribbon but I 'dyed' it with a ProMarker to get that color of pink.

     Challenges:
Crafty Gals Corner
House that Stamps Built
Lemon Shortbread
Pammie's Inky Pinkies
Pixie's Snippets
Simon Says Stamp
Star Stampz
Word Art Weds.

     Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie

12 comments:

Linda Simpson said...

This is gorgeous Connie, love the sweet image and beautifully coloured too!
Hugs
Linda xxx

jimlynn said...

Nothing better than chasing bugs and butterflies when I was young - and also "helping" the grandchildren do the same thing when they were young.
Love that image and of course it's beautifully colored. So much fun and such a delightful card!
Lynn

Loose Stitches said...

Adorable card NanaConnie! I remember those fun Summer days as well. :)
Beautiful card Mary!
Hugs, Sherry x
Loose Stitches and Unraveled Threads

Victoria Rowson said...

Adorable card and such a great interpretation of the sketch layout. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Lemon Shortbread Challenge Blog. I hope you can join us again soon.

Teresa Arsenault said...

Really cute. Great colors. hugs, Teresa

Wendy said...

So cute & so full of Summertime fun!! It so reflects the apple blossom inspiration! Thanks for sharing in the fun with us all at PIP Challenges :)

Lori Kobular said...

What a cute card! Who didn't go chasing butterflies in the summer!

Di said...

Lovely card Connie - such a sweet image as well as great use of snippets. It's perfect colours for the inspiration photo as well!

Hugs

Di xx

Heather said...

Oh, how cute!! LOVE the sentiment paired with this image and that frame die is fabulous!! Thanks for playing with The House That Stamps Built.

Dawn Frost said...

Great card, I love your frame die! Thanks for joining Catch the Bug's colour challenge, hope to see you again Dawn Bugaboo DT!

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Deanne Saunders said...

Sweet card!! Thanks so much for participating in our LEMON SHORTBREAD challenge. Hope you participate in our next challenge!! Have a happy crafty day!!!
Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper