Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Alice in Wonderland Card

This card was inspired by a challenge over at The Outlawz. For the Friday Coloring Challenge this week, the theme is "Alice in Wonderland." There are loads of digital Alice in Wonderland stamps out there, but I settled on this one from Digital Stamp Design both because it was free (can't beat that!) and because I just love this scene.

I downloaded it and sized it up in my Silhouette Design Studio software then printed it out. I colored it with Copics and MEXPY markers, cut it out and matted it on red cardstock. I used a black glitter cardstock for the card base, scored it so it had a side fold, and planned out the other elements of the card. I thought the scene warranted a humorous sentiment, so I used a rubber stamp I've had for years that I've never had the right occasion to use. I stamped out the sentiment on the matching red cardstock from the matting I used for the digi, cut it out with my paper cutter and then adhered both image and sentiment with foam squares. After that, I added a couple crowns cut from Spellbinders Nested Crown die set that I cut and embossed on my Cuttlebug and then a couple hearts from a Papertrey Ink die set (Envelope Zipper die).
I'm entering this card in the following challenges:
The Outlawz Friday Coloring Challenge

Artbymiran Challenge 2W , SIO, 3E, no digital projects - No.42 - (W1 of 2) - Anything Goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - W, 3E  - No.108 -  Anything Goes
Simply Papercraft - 2WE3 - No. 14 (W2 of 2) - Always Anything Goes
Stempelsonnen Challenge - 2W, 3E, stamp as main focus - No.151 - (W1 of 2) - Always Anything Goes
The Stamping Boutique - 2W, (2nd & 4th Friday) SIO - No.67 -  (W2 of 2) - No Design Paper
Wags 'n Whiskers - 2W, 2E, SIO - No. 163 - (W1 of 2) -  Use A DieCut
STAMPlorations Challenge Blog M, 3E  - (1st Friday of the month) October - STAMPS  & YOUR FAVORITE COLOR COMBINATION (I love red and black together)

Creative Moments - 2W, 3E - #78 Always Anything Goes/Autumn Colors (Week 2 of 2)
  • CropStop Linky Party M, 2nd Wednesday of M, E5, SIR(see blog for details)  #8 Anything Goes (Week 4 of 4) 
  • Inspiration Destination - W, F- #54 Always Anything Goes 

    35 comments:

    1. Totally adorable. Loving your sentiment - that suits my family to a tee. TFS and joining us at Jo's for Funday Friday

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    2. Thank you so much for taking time to post your very creative art with us this week at Word Art Wednesday in our 204th AG challenge!
      Blessings and Hugs, Carole

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    3. Wow! fabulous use of color in your AIW card! Really fantastic! Thanks for joining us in the Scrapy Land Challenge! Hope to see your pretty projects again.
      happiness and hugs, de {Creative Smiles}

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    5. Lovely card, thanks for sharing with us at Inspiration Destination and good luck. Wendy DT x

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    6. Wonderfully done. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments.

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    7. What A fabulous Creation Beautiful in every way...
      Thank you for taking part in the Art By Miran Challenge ... Hugs Tracy

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    8. Fantastic card, the colouring is great and a creative design. Thanks for joining our challenge at Whoopsi Daisy and we would love to see you again. I have removed my previous comment as I typed the wrong challenge details. Jennifer DT member x

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    9. So neat!!! Thanks so much for participating in our ALPHABET challenge!!! Can’t wait to see you participate again in our next challenge!!
      Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

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    10. Awesome job, and great paper you used as well. Thanks for playing our challenge at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends.

      Leanne DT/LPCF

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    11. Great card thanks for joining in at Whoopsi Daisy good luck x

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    12. Such a great card! Thank you for joining in with the Sisters of Craft challenge, good luck in the voting and we hope to see you again. Crafty Blessings. Tracy SOC DT x We now also have a Sisters of Craft Facebook Group where you share your makes, find inspiration and take part in mini challenges.

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    13. Carrie, fabulous card but you must link back to our challenge to be eligible to be in the draw, I cannot see any mention of our challenge on you blog. Jennifer DT member Creative Craft Cottage x

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      1. Jennifer, maybe you stopped scrolling through too soon? CCC is below Scrapbook Blessings.😀

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    14. What a wonderful card! Love the colour combo you used and what a fun sentiment :-)
      Thank you for sharing your project with us at Wags ‘n Whiskers.
      Have a wonderful day!
      ♥ Lena - DT
      Lena’s Creations

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    15. Baeuyiful!! Thanks for joining us for our "Favourite colour" challenge at Creative Craft Cottage :)

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    16. Awesome card thanks for sharing at color your world at lacy sunshine. Good luck.
      Caroline senior ct

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    17. Carrie fantastic and great card
      Thanks for join us at
      {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}

      Karin

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    18. Wonderful card!
      Thanks for joining us over at Color Your World by Lacy Sunshine
      Hugs
      Sandra (Sendior DT)

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    19. What a fun card! Thanks for joining us at Lacy Sunshine.

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    20. thanks for sharing with us at Your Scrapbook Place challenge blog this month. Love that sentiment-made me laugh!!

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    21. Awesome card-always liked Alice in Wonderland, and your color scheme is spot on! Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Passion challenge blog this week!

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    22. Great card! I love that sentiment. The colours and decorations are fab!

      Thank you for joining us at the Alphabet Challenge Blog!

      Sheena
      xxx

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    23. Wonderful card! That sentiment really made me smile! Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage and hope to see you again soon! :) ~Annie

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    24. Such an elegant Alice in Wonderland card! I love the image you picked and you colored it perfectly! Thanks for playing along with us at Scrapy Land Challenge #27!

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    25. Wow, this is so awesome!! I love the image!! You colored it beautifully!! What a fabulous card this is!! Thanks so much for playing along with the Scrapy Land Blog Challenge!!

      Lisa
      A Mermaid's Crafts

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    26. Fabulous creation! Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage challenge. Mary DT xx

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    27. Great Card!
      Thanks for join us at Stampartpapel!
      Kissies,
      Sara

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    28. Wonderfully done card and sentiment!
      Thanks for sharing with us at Your Scrapbook Place
      ¸..• ´¨¨)) -:¦:-¸.•´ .•´¨¨))*((¸¸.•´ ..•´
      Shell in Alaska (DT)*

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    29. Wonderful card. Thanks for sharing with us at SBC.

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    30. Thanks for sharing with us at October Silhouette Challenge!

      A clever pairing of image and sentiment! LOL

      ♥ Sue Kment

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    31. Thank you for joining us this month at
      Not Just Cards
      The team now have a Facebook Group where you can share and promote all your wonderful work, come and join us please. Paper Crafting Facebook Group
      Hugs Lori

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    32. Great card!
      Thanks for playing with us at Colouring in Scrapland

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    33. Great image and awesome coloring, loving the sentiment too. Thank you for joining STAMPlorations October challenge, hope to see you back soon.

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