Tuesday, 26 July 2011

Congratulations!!

Hi everyone!!

I have a card to share with you today.I used Card Patterns Sketch #125 to help out with the design of it.I also used ICRC7 challenge"Creatures -Big and small", Simon Says-"Use Newspaper" and Ribbon Carousel challenge- "A stitch in time"

Here is my card:




Hope you like it.
Thanks for stopping by!!
Cheers
Archana

Monday, 25 July 2011

Chirp up!!

Hi!!

Happy Monday!! Hope everybody had nice weekend.Here weather is still gloomy and waiting for some sun-shine.
For today´s card I have combined two challenges.  Lawnscaping’s Scene Challenge, and I have used the sketch from Lucy’s Lovely Lines at Lily Pad Cards.


Here is my card.


This Lovely Birds stamp set from The Craft´s Meow.
This card is I´m also entering in Wee Memories challenge#62: Clean and simple
Do More with Less: Go minimal withLynnda Hosni.
Thanks for stopping by!!
Cheers
Archana

Wednesday, 20 July 2011

CPS#227

Hello !!

Hope everybody is enjoying summer time.Here in south Germany today weather is so bad...its cloudy and pouring all the time :(
I made this card for the CPS sketch this week .I really liked the look of the sketch,and  I thought I'd give it a go and also I´m also playing for Moxi Fab World -Fanatical about Botanical. ...YES....this is something real in my life Cos I have done my Masters in Botany and Taxonomy...and I always loved plants, Flowers,Making Herbarium and going for field excursions.

Here is my card





Those who are following my blog...knows  how much I´m loving these flowers nowdays.These beautiful brads are from Rayher.I have used patterned paper from Bo Bunny. To give botanical look i have added leaf skeleton and few real twigs. I ´ve made this vase by cutting  old chinese calender.

Hope you like it!


Thanks for stopping by!!
Archana

Tuesday, 19 July 2011

Herzlichen Gl├╝ckwunsch!!

Hi everyone!!

This is my entry for this week´s CASE study challenge  and Less is More´s ´Circles´ challenge.I have  followed the layout from CASE study and made the flowers by cutting 3 different sizes of a circle ...and added circular brads.





Thanks for stopping by!!
Cheers
Archana

Thursday, 14 July 2011

Lovely Day!!

Hi !!

This is my second post today. I have created this card for City Crafter´s this week´s challenge.This time Linda wants to see SUN in the card.

Here goes my card



I have used Lovely Birds stamp set from The Craft´s meow. I embossed the sentiments. Patterned paper is from folia.I have added my handmade felt flowers.Added small twig from the garden to give branch effect.
Hope you like it!!
This card also goes for following challenges:
DYSU challenge #28 : Sew
Wee Memories challenge 61: ( WMC61): Summer time.
The pink elephant challenge: Felt
Thanks for stopping by!!
Cheers
Archana

Pink on pink

Hello everyone!!

Just a quick post today.This card goes for ICRC6 challenge to make pink on pink monochrome card.This is my second entry for the same challenge.In the previous card instead of white brads i had used green ones..but i m still happy for my last card...cos it got selected in mojo monday challenge in Mojo Mirror finalist .
Hope this time i ´m fulfilling all the requirements and i have used flower/brad/lace combination.



Hope you like it.
This card also goes for Simone says- Anything goes
and Digi Doodle shop challenge #67 : Make your own flowers.

Thanks for stopping by!!
Cheers
Archana

Thursday, 7 July 2011

Mojo Monday challenge#198

Hi everyone!!

What a fun sketch it is this week over on the Mojo Monday Blog!! I decided to go with pink and only pink shades...cos this time on ICR the challenge is to create Pink on Pink monochrome cards with a tic-tac-toe grid.I have used first column Lace/Brad/Flower.


Nowdays I´m in love with these paper flowers and I have made these in all possible colours.They look so nice on the cards. Sentiments are from The Craft´s Meow.Jewel Brads from American Crafts.Rest material from stash.



Thanks for stopping by!
cheers
Archana






Monday, 4 July 2011

City crafter challenge

Hi !!
Happy Monday!!

Last week was really great for me. I won Do You Stack up challenge#25  and also got to win lovely bird stamp set designed by Nina Brackett at The Craft´s Meow blog.

Today´s card is for City crafter´s sketch challenge.This time again i tried making flowers using patterned paper.If somebody wants to try these flowers.here is the tutorial.I have used the same patterned paper for the layout also.

Here is my card!!

Thanks for stopping by!!
Cheers
Archana

Friday, 1 July 2011

Card Patterns Sketch 121

Hello

Today I have a card for this week's Card Patterns sketch. I loved this layout but this week was completely busy ...so made this card at the last minute.I´m not happy with the photos since they all are taken in the night...but didnt want to miss the deadline...so had no choice.I´ll update the better pics soon.




Here is my card:

                                            Click on the photo for better view.
just edited the post ...now back with the photos taken in the day light.!!








Thanks for stopping by!!
cheers
Archana