Wednesday, 16 July 2008

ABC "C" Challenge

Well it's time for the ABC "C" challenge , and this week it is to make a card using charms. I thought I would submit this card I made for my friend's birthday, as although it is simple the charm is integral to the card's design rather than being incidental. I used the PB stamp "Light the Night" coloured with pearlescent paints and watercolour pencils, and masked the handbag part of the stamp so I could replace it with a metal handbag charm. I tried to introduce a fun element with the leopardskin organza ribbon and mottled card on the matting. The "birthday" sentiment is a masked stamp from a See-D, and the die cut letters are Cuttlebug Hippie Chick alphabet.


  1. great card! i have that charm too and it's certainly a huge aspect of ur card, thanks for playing again this week :)

  2. oh i think it works fantastically as part of the card x
    thanks for taking part on abc this week x

  3. Wow I love this card, so different than what I've seen and done with this stamp. Really great x Vicki x

  4. What a great idea for the use of charms, fab card, very bett lynch lol, thanks for taking part. Donna x

  5. A gorgeous card Pauline. I love the charm hand bag,
    Cathy xx

  6. Love it! love how you used the charm as part of the stamped image!


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