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Sunday, November 10, 2013

The Corrosive Challenge #187 - Fur or Feathers



Have you noticed that Christmas is everywhere already?  We've barely said good-bye to Halloween and haven't yet enjoyed the bounty of Thanksgiving yet at every turn there is holiday stuff.  Including my own craft room!  Welcome to a new Corrosive Challenge.  This fortnight we welcome sponsor Rick St. Dennis!  Rick has an eclectic mix of images available in his shop (HERE) and they are all amazing, rich in character and detail!  It was that detail that we decided to focus on for our theme, specifically "Fur or Feathers".  Incorporate either (or both) into your creation for a chance at the prize!  They can be part of your image or the real thing added to the project.


Rick generously provided an image of choice to each team member.  I selected one I had been eying for some time - 1935 Hat - and decided to use her for a Christmas card.  She is colored with Copics and cut using Classic Ovals Nestabilities by Spellbinders.  She is then matted on the Lacy Ovals.  I covered the requirement with her fur collar and a couple of added feathers.  A few flowers and some pearls provide finishing touches.  The layout is courtesy of Tuesday Morning Sketches (#223).


Thanks for the visit!  I hope you are enjoying your weekend... And that if you get any crafting time that maybe you'll play along!  Head over to The Corrosive Challenge to see the team's exquisite projects if you need more inspiration!

Markers used: Copics (E00, E11, E21, E23, E31, E79, R24, R27, R29, R32, N0, N2, N4, N6, N8).

Challenges:
- Crafty Calendar Challenge: November-All Things Christmas
- Sugar Creek Hollow: #73-Anything Goes Vintage
- Sweet Stampin' Challenge: Christmas is Coming 
- Brown Sugar Challenge: #67-Anything Goes 
- Crafty Hands Challenge: #2-Vintage 
- C.R.A.F.T. Challenge: #232-Christmas 
- Crafty Little Fairies: Christmas in November 
- Divas by Design: Use a Digi
- Inky Impressions: #133-Dies and/or Punches
- Bearly Mine Challenges: #111-Anything Goes
- Papertake Weekly: Anything Goes
- Through the Craft Room Door: Anything Goes
- Card Mania: #33-Anything Goes 
- Love To Scrap: #17-Anything Goes

 {hugs}
Regan

15 comments:

Linda Palmer said...

She makes a beautiful Christmas Card Regan. I love her beautiful hat and your coloring is fabulous.

theresa dickinson said...

love this card , the colouring is great too,good luck in our challenge over on divas by designs x

knitmachinequeen (KMQ) said...

Awesome as always. Love the coloring and the pearls.

Debbie said...

Thank you for showing us your card over at Sweet Stampin' this week. DebbieX

Donna Ellis said...

Wonderful card with darling feathers and beautiful flowers, Regan. Thank you for visiting my blog today, that was so thoughtful of you to leave a comment! hugs, de

Debbie said...

Gorgeous Christmas card!! I love the vintage feel to it!!
Thanks for joining us this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches!!

Sherry Hickey said...

Festive and unique! Excellent coloring of the image, too. Thanks for joining us at the Sugar Creek Hollow challenge!

Moira Gray said...

Fabulous card, love the image.

Thanks for joining us at Craftyhands Challenge Blog.

Moira DT xx

Kym's Crafty Cards said...

What a pretty card you have made. It fits the Bearly Mine Challenge this week well of “anything goes”. Thank you for taking part and best wishes in the draw. Kym (Bearly Mine Challenge Blog Design Team)

Meggymay said...

A wonderful card, great details and feathers. Thank you for sharing it with us at SCH this time.
Yvonne

JANINE QUINN MIDDLESBROUGH, UK said...

Lovely card - perfect for our challenge this week. Thank you for sharing and joining in with the fun at Sweet Stampin’ this week and good luck. Hugs Janine xx

Qie said...

Beautiful and fabulous card. Thanks for playing along with us this week at Brown Sugar. Good luck.

Chrissy said...

What a great card..I love fur and feathers..fabulous image colouring.
Thanks for joining in with us at “Crafty Little Fairies..

Luv CHRISSYxx

Shell Klieber said...

A lovely and unique card! Thanks for playing along with the Sweet Stampin' Challenge and good luck.
'Shell
http://shellscardhaven.blogspot.ca

Leslie said...

Your project is awesome with so many great details! Thanks for sharing your talent with us in the Love To Scrap! Challenge Blog's "Anything Goes" challenge!
Hugs,
Leslie, DT
http://leslieturner58.blogspot.com