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Sunday, February 19, 2012

The Corrosive Challenge #143 - Another Dimension

Welcome to Another Dimension! Traveling through time and space not on your agenda this weekend? Well, no worries - there's no worm hole needed for the new Corrosive Challenge - just some foam squares or dots! We want to see projects that have lift and have been taken to new heights! As long as something somewhere on your creation "pops" you're in!

As anyone who has followed my blog for any time knows, I love to fussy cut and pop my images up so this really wasn't too much of a challenge for me. Therefore I decided to deviate slightly from the usual.... I double popped! I printed two of these gorgeous Lycaonia images from Delicious Doodles, cutting one whole image out and then just the wolves from the second. I layered the wolves on top of the main image with foam squares and then popped the whole thing up again with more foam squares when I mounted it to the card. Here is a close up of the dimensional effect:

And here is a close-up of the colored image:

I used my Copics and Prismacolor Art Markers on the image. The sketch is the current one from The Sweet Stop (SSS146). I had to alter it a bit and placed a pearl flourish where the text is supposed to be, but hopefully it's still acceptable. I even participated in the "spin" part of the challenge which was to use die cuts or punches. There are several different Nesties used as well as a Martha Stewart border punch. Papers are Winterland from Fancy Pants Designs. All embellishments are from my stash, including more of those amazing Wild Orchid Crafts flowers! This is a special card as it was for my mom for her birthday! She loves wolves so I thought it was perfect.

Inspired and want to play along? Head over to The Corrosive Challenge blog to see what the rest of the fabulous design team has created to inspire you and then link up your take on the challenge! You have two weeks to join in, and there is a wonderful prize from sponsor Tiddly Inks up for grabs (as well as a chance to be guest designer for April)!

I hope everyone is having a terrific weekend! Mine has been a busy one! Dinner with my best friend on Friday night (sushi/Chinese). Dinner with my family Saturday in honor of my mom's birthday (Italian). And tomorrow I have a Stampin' Up demo to go to! My bank account already took a hit when I placed my own catalog show order last week... And I know I am about to do more damage! lol I can't help it - I love their card stock and coordinating embellishments! Whatever you are up to today, I hope it is enjoyable! I will be sneaking in a little crafting time when I can as I have a very busy week with design team projects so make sure you check back to see what shenanigans I've been up to now...

Markers used: Copics (E11, E21, E00, E23, E25, E27, W4, W6, W8, Y38, R20, R32) and Prismacolor Art Markers (141).

I'd like to enter this card in the following challenges:
- Delicious Doodles Challenge: #13-PINK to make the boys wink
- Card Crafter's Circle: #10-To Die For (die cuts and punches)
- Card Makin' Mamas: #39-Happy Birthday
- Aud Sentiments Challenge: Happy! (include a sentiment with "happy" in it)
- Sarah Hurley Challenges: #60-Die Cuts
- My Mum's Craft Shop Challenges: #44-Swirls and Pearls
- Truly Scrumptious: #74-All Creature Great & Small
- Digital Tuesday Challenge: #147-Use Your Stash

Thanks again for stopping by and all your lovely comments are greatly appreciated!



Kathy said...

So pretty Regan, love the double popped image, pretty flowers and that gauzy lacy ribbon border. Such a gorgeous card, bet your mom loved it! You made me laugh, taking it back to take a picture (done that before). Have fun at your SU party today.

Tammy Ortiz said...

Very Cute card Regan,
I love the wolves, Really nice job.

I have My First free candy on my blog if you want to enter the drawing.

Hugs Tammy Ortiz

Linda Palmer said...

I have loved wolves for a long time so you know I loved this card. Great image, beautiful coloring, and love all the dimension on this card.

Claire said...

Gorgeous card, that image is stunning. Thanks for joining us at Sarah Hurley's challenge and good luck
Claire xx

Shelby Goolsby said...

Wow, this is stunning!! what a gorgeous image and so much detail. Thanks for joining us at The Sweet Stop.

Kim Kelley said...

Simply stunning. The way you popped the wolves made them stand out so perfectly! Love it! HUGS

Jennifer said...

Fantastic layout with the lace and the papers! Thank you for sharing with us at Card Crafter's Circle!

Marjo said...

Awesome Regan! I have had a great time, thanks again..

xoxo Marjo

mags said...

Great card Regan. The wolves image is stunning and lots of dimension added.

Anne-Marie said...

What a much gorgeous detail....thank you so much for sharing with us at Card Crafter's Circle....good luck!

Sandra said...

Hi Regan! Your card is beautiful! I love the image! It is nice when things pop from the card, I do it to little! hugs Sandra

I Don't Do Straight said...

Reagan this card is GORGEOUS!!!! I love the image and you have coloured her beautifully. The flowers and the lace are lush. :)

Linda said...

This is simply beautiful.. Love the darling image and its colored perfectly.. Very lovely work as always.. hugs, Linda

Monika/Buzsy said...

Fabulous card Regan. What awesome iamges and dimensions! Love the colors, the scallop borders... the pearl and ribbon embellishments are lovely. Thank you for playing along with us at The Sweet Stop. :o)

Shannon White said...

Goodness what a Wonderful card! Love the Fabulous image and the the pearls and ribbon too! So Pretty! Thanks so much for joining us at the Sweet Stop! 8-)

Kellie said...

Boy, this is just a pretty, pretty card!

Jasminnie said...

Gorgeous, Regan. I'm sure your mom loved it. I can't stop looking at it!

Aimee said...

I believe I will try one of your challenges. Don't expect anything earth-shattering. :-) Thank you for coming to the demo. You were very kind to help!

deesdesigns said...

OMG - this is stunning, love the layered look. Thanks for sharing you gorgeous card with us for our "Happy" challenge at Aud Sentiments!

Jill said...

stunning card thanks for joining us at MMCS hugs Jill xx

Country Mouse said...

Very pretty! Thank you for sharing with us at Aud Sentiments!
dt member

Chrissy D said...

WOW - so many beautiful details! You did a great job with the sketch challenge!!! Way to go!

Happy Days said...

Wow what a card, so much detail. Thank you for joining our "pink" challenge over at Delicious Doodles. Good luck. Claire x

Claireliz said...

This is fabulous, thanks for joining us over at Sarah Hurley this week.
C xx

Teri said...

What a gorgeous card hun! Thanks for playing the 'PINK' challenge at Delicious Doodles this time, and thanks for using a DD image too! Good luck with the draw.
Teri x

Croms' Cubby Hole said...

a beautiful card Regan. Love the use of this awesome image popped up like that. Thank you for sharing with us at Delicious Doodles Challenges