Wednesday, 15 March 2017

Crafty Gals Corner - Challenge #114 - Use Buttons

It's time for another challenge with us at the

This week we are letting our creative juices flow with
Challenge #114 - Use Buttons

The sponsors for this challenge are:
All Dressed Up
Prize: 2 Digital Images

Cute as a Button 

Prize: 3 Digital Images


Today I have used the Sewing Susan digital stamp from Cute As A Button, one of our generous sponsors this week.

I coloured the Sewing Susan image and scene using Copic markers.

I'm thrilled with how this card turned out and have some more pics to share,
hope you like it too.

front view

close-up of the image panel

and lucky last pic ...

Cute As A Button - digital stamp - Sewing Susan
X-Press It - A5 blending card
Copic markers - skin E50 E51 E01 R22 YG05 YG17
Copic markers - hair - E51 E53 E55 E57
Copic markers - clothes - R20 R21 R22 R24 R27 BG34 BG18
Copic marker - tape measure - BG34
Copic marker - sewing machine - C00 C0 C1 C3 C5 C7 R20 R21 YG23
Copic markers - sewing table - E53 E55 E57 E59
Copic markers - bolts of fabric - E42 YG17 YG03 BG18 YG23 R20
Copic marker - background E0000
Copic Multiliner - 0.03 Black - to highlight around the pearls of the necklace
Uni-Ball Signo - white pearls - broad white pigement ink pen 
Kaisercraft - button border - 12x12 Humble from the Secret Admirer Collection
Kaisercraft - dotted panel - 6 1/2" paper pad - Storyteller Collection
lace - to make the doily
Kaisercraft - decorative die - Mannequin
Kaisercraft - paper blooms - Fire Red
Kaisercraft - mini paper blooms - Fire Red
"tape measure" ribbon
scissoer charm
embroidery floss
Fiskars round punches - to make the decorative button with four holes

Sending a big Thank You to Cute As A Button for supplying the digital stamp I used today and for being a sponsor for Challenge #114 with us at the Crafty Gals Corner.
I am going to enter my card in the following challenges (alphabetical order):

A Gem Of A Challenge - Challenge #189 - Use 3 or more B's
I have used buttons, a bow, bolts of fabric, a bit of blue and a bouquet of blooms.
CCC Digi Creations - Challenge #69 - For The Girls
Color It!  Create It!  Show It Off! - Anything Goes, celebrating their 1st birthday
Creative Corner Challenges - March 3, 2017 - Girly Fun
Creative Moments - Challenge #113 - Anything Goes with optional twist "Winter Blues"
Cute Card Thursday - Challenge #468 - For Mother / Ladies Only
Digi Choosday Craft Challenge - Week 11 - Anything Goes
Fabrika Fantasy Challenge Blog - Challenge #7 - For The Girls
Glitter 'N' Sparkle Challenge Blog - Challenge #230 - Use Some Green
In The Pink - Challenge #114 - For A Special Lady
Morgan's ArtWorld - Challenge #5 - Include A Sentiment
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge Blog - Penny's Challenge #320 - Anything Goes
Pile It On - Challenge #128 Humor / Puns
Polkadoodles Paper Crafting Challenge - Week #10 - Anything Goes
QKR Stampede - Challenge #234 - Thank You Cards or Anything Goes
Scrapbook Stamp Society - Challenge #112 - Anything Goes option Distress Edges
Scrapper's Delights Challenge Blog - Blog Challenge #64 - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp Blog - Work It Wednesday February 2017
Make something with the word or color GREEN in it.
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog - Simon Says: For A Special Lady / Girl
Time Out Challenges - Time Out's 3rd Birthday - Theme - Love and/or Friendship
optional twist "Spotlight Stamping"


  1. Beautiful card! Such a sweet image! Wonderful coloring too! Great design!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!


  2. A super card!Thanks for joining us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.Good luck and hope to see you again.Gr.Kaija Dt-member

  3. Awesome card Tracy! Gorgeous coloring and all your embellishes are perfect for your card bringing it all together! Thanks for joining our weekly challenge at QKR Stampede!

    Brenda DT

  4. Such pretty details and wonderful pastel color palette! Thanks for joining our 3rd birthday party at TIME OUT!

  5. This is SEW amazing!!! Possibly my favorite!!!

  6. Looks great!! Thanks for joining us at Fabrika Fantasy.
    Bye, Groetjes van Ine (DT)

  7. A lovely card. Thank you for sharing with us at Creative Corner this fortnight.

  8. Speaking of cute as a button, your card is absolutely ADORABLE!

  9. Fantastic card! Love that beautiful image & she is colored to perfection! Great choice of dies as well! Thanks for joining our weekly QKR Stampede challenge!

  10. What a pretty card - thanks for playing along at Creative Moments,

    Hugz Tinz

  11. Great card, I love all the sewing embellishments. Thanks for joining us this week at QKR Stampede Challenges. Karal DT

  12. Wonderful project! your coloring is perfect!

    Thank you for always encouragement for me

  13. This is a pretty card, a lovely image and sweet details.
    Thank you for joining us for our Anything Goes challenge at Polkadoodles.

  14. Beautifully made - love the sewing theme.

    Thanks for joining us at a Gem of a Challenge.

    Helen x

  15. Lovely card,thanks for sharing with us at Digi Choosday, Julie DT x

  16. Tracy this is a very beautiful card

    Thanks for join us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.
    Good Luck and hope to see you again

    Greetings Karin DT Coördinator

  17. So very cute. Just darling.
    So glad you joined us at Morgan's Artworld.

  18. Hi Tracy.
    Love your card.... thank you for joining us at scrapbookstampsociety.
    Greetings Geesje DT

  19. So very sweet. Thanks so much for joining in the fun with us at Digi Choosday Challenge Good Luck! Yvonne (DT)

  20. Hi Tracy, I just popped back to say thank you for joining us for our Anything Goes challenge at Digi Choosday as well.

  21. This is a great card! Thank you so much for joining us at Penny's Challenges.
    Mary (DT)

  22. Thank you for sharing your lovely crafting for Penny’s challenge 320 – hope to see you again soon – Hazel DT x

  23. Very cute card. I like the details...
    Thank you so much for joining us at Polkadoodles Craft Challenge Anything Goes.
    Hugs, Tina – DT
    Polkadoodles Challenge

  24. Oh wow, this is gorgeous! Lovely coloring, and I love the details - especially the measuring tape. Thank you for joining us at Scrapbook Stamp Society. We would love to see you again!
    ~ Bonnie DT

  25. Great make. Thanks for joining us in our week 11 Anything Goes challenge at Digi Choosday
    Anjie (DT)

  26. How lovely
    Thank you for joining us at Polkadoodles

  27. Beautiful Tracy ! I love the soft colours ! Thank you for participating in our challenge Colour it Create it Show it off ! Creative regards, Gina DT

  28. This is a wonderful creation and perfect for our challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    {Color It Create It Show It Off Challenge DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  29. What a lovely card. Thanks for sharing with us at Color it Create it Show it off.
    Cindy DT

  30. Great card, like the colorscheme! Thank you for joining Fabrika Fantasy, good luck 😊

    Lisbeth @ Lisbeths hobbyer
    Fabrika Fantasy DT
    Through The Purple Haze (owner)

  31. A lovely card, thanks for sharing with Scrapper's Delights!

  32. Amazing coloring job and card design. Tfs and for joining us at PIO challenge: humor/ plaid. Good luck


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