Thursday, 30 August 2012

It's a Magnam...or two...

Afternoon bloggers! Here's Magnum...isn't he cute? I won him! Yay! And where I won him (Ladybugs) are having a challenge, which I hope I'm not too late for. (No I'm not!)
You might have spotted Magnum and Lilly his mouse friend, half way through being coloured on my WOYWW post yesterday, with odd bits of paper stuck over another sheet of paper.
Here he is finished. I've done a bit of paper piecing where you print or stamp your image over some backing paper and then cut out bits to piece over the image...
There's quite a lot of layers, and some cheats too! The topper has, the red, the first digi, then the added papered chair, then another Promarkered Magnum and then the TV, but the legs of the TV are the legs from the first digi...yes, I'm confused too!
Counting them all there's about nine! but they are all stuck down to look like one image.
I used scraps of paper ... first, print what you want on to plain paper/card and then, stick (I used a smidge of photo glue, coz it peels off easy) some scraps over the image, print it again and those bits of scrap paper will then have the image printed on them too, ready to be cut out.
Here you can see I've paper pieced the arm chair with some small flowery papers by Pink Petticoat and in side, I've paper pieced the cake case.
All the papers are Pink Petticoat...I'm still using up my 'bits' and most of my bits are PP.
The red edging you can see is red Promarker edged around some paper/card but inside it's red pen.
Magnum, Lilly and the TV have been coloured with Promarkers. The Bakers twine was a freebie from PaperCraft Inspiration Magazine this month...
The sentiment was done on the computer. There was a comma after 'take the best chair' but John, (hubby) kept reading it as 'Take the best chain' So I've scribbled over it with a white gel pen...(but have since inked it in with a pen) think he needs new reading glasses! (Click photos to make them bigger)
The Font is a freebie it's called Idolwild download it HERE or just Google the name. New Follower! Hi and a Big wave to Tracy Jensen, who's loves knitting and rabbits I think!! Angora knits
That's it! Tomorrow I'll show you the new Freebie from Bugaboo, hope you've picked up this weeks. Thanks for stopping by! If I'm not too late I'd love to add this to some...
Challenges
Lady bugs crafts ink challenge-paper-piecing
The paper shelter-layers on layers
Tammyscrapincorner-lots of layers
Pile it on-I spy something beginning with-P (pussy cat?)
OSAAT-use a digi
atcs and cards with attitude- anything goes
Forever Friends Challenge Blog- Anything Goes
Patties creations - digi birthday
Divas by design -lets celebrate (birthday)
Challenges 4 everybody - Anything goes

22 comments:

  1. Great card and I love that image!!!

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  2. He is very cute if not a little grumpy though lol. Great colours and love the paper piecing! Well done on your win :)

    Big hugs xx

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  3. Woo hoo Lyn....I love Magnum's floral chair!! PP papers are fab...I've got loads of CD's (think that's how they came when they first came out) so must dig them out. Fantastic card and perfect for our Paper Piecing challenge. Thanks for joining us at LCI this fortnight xx

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  4. Great card Lyn I love the image and you paper piecing is great too

    Jackie x

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  5. Gorgeous card love your image and your fabulous papers. Thanks for joining us at TPS, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxxx

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  6. Cool card Lyn - thanks for the tips included in your description. I like the one about using scraps of paper :0)

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  7. Fabulous card Lyn, I love to paper piece, and I love Magnum and Lily, so much fun to play with..love your papers and stars and the twine.
    Great card..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  8. Awesome card Lyn! I love it!!! Magnum is so cute! Love all the layers and details! The inside sentiment made me laugh out loud... Thanks for sharing the neat font; you find the cutest fonts! Your card is fabulous; thank you for sharing it. I think you've inspired me to upload a couple of mine to my blog.

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  9. Hi Lyn, love that image and a great card.

    Thanks for joining in with us this week at the Divas.

    Sarah

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  10. Another lovely creations!!! I always love seeing what you have come up with. Thank you for playing along this week at OSAAT. I sure hope to see you back again very soon.

    TTFN,

    CraftyGirl OSAAT DT
    craftygirlcardsandcrafts.blogspot.com

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  11. That was a nice prize, and love your card Lyn.

    Cazzy x

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  12. Fun card. Thanks for sharing with us at One Stitch At A Time for our "Use a Digi" challenge.
    Hugs Nataliya

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  13. Great card Lyn.Love the image,well done on winning it.
    Sue x

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  14. I love this creation.
    This is so awesome.
    I wish you well in the this week's Challenge.
    Hugs
    Tammy Ortiz
    Founder of
    Tammy Scrapin Corner

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  15. Too cute! Thanks for playing in our 'Birthdays' Challenge #51!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

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  16. Awwww what a great card, Thanks for joining in with our Anything Goes challenge over at Forever Friends and good luck
    Julie x
    My blog
    Pennys Challenges DT member
    Fashionista DT member
    Forever Friends DT member
    OSAAT DT member

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  17. Cute card.. Love the inside too. Thanks for sharing with us at One Stitch At A Time for our Use a Digi challenge. Hope to see you back next week.

    Choccy x

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  18. Fab card, that image is so cute :D

    Thanks for joining us at Forever Friends Challenge Blog Fortnightly Challenge :)

    Tanya xx

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  19. This is perfect for our current challenge at Pattie’s Creations. Thanks for joining us!
    Hugs
    Pattie ♥
    Artist
    at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge!

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  20. Fabulous card - love the inside too!
    Thanks for playing at Pile It On!
    Helen x

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  21. Cute creation, lots of detail you've got there and the stars and twine.... just brilliant!
    Thanks for joining us over on ATCs With Attitude.
    Hugs Alison x x

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