Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Another rocking elephant

This is my second post today.

My earlier post shared all about our latest challenge
Challenge #118 - Pastel Colors
at the
Crafty Gals Corner

I had so much fun colouring the super cute Elly The Elephant Dancing digital stamp by Sasayaki Glitter (one of our generous challenge sponsors) that I made two rocker cards, a scalloped one and a round one.  The cool thing about both is that when you tap one side, they really do rock from side-to-side.

You can see the scalloped version of my card HERE.


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I opened the digital image on my Silhouette Cameo design mat with the rocker card cut file.
I adjusted the size of the digital image to fit inside the top round panel, printed the image on X-Press It blending card then cut with my Cameo.

I "set" the image with my heat gun then coloured with Copic markers.


I added a small offset to the image panel and cut this extra layer in black textured cardstock, along with a variety of music notes and music note flourishes.  The black panel ties the black of the image and flowers in the patterned paper with the music notes.  Although this card is the same size as the scalloped version, the image panel is larger, which is a bonus, as it allowed me to use the larger (appropriately named) beautiful music note flourish from the cut file detailed below.

I cut the card base and large accent panel from a soft candy pink cardstock, a shade that matches the flowers perfectly.  I cut the top decorative panel from patterned paper and an additional panel in white cardstock to add the sentiment inside the card.

You can see the scalloped version of my card and learn more about our latest Crafty Gals Corner Challenge #118 - Pastel Colors - HERE.

*** INGREDIENTS ***
Sasayaki Glitter - digital stamp - Elly The Elephant Dancing
X-Press It - A4 blending card
Copic markers - Elly skin - T0 T1 T2 T3
Copic markers - Elly ears - R0000 R000 R00
Copic markers - skirt - R81 R83 R85
Copic markers - flower - Y11 Y13 R81R83 R85
Silhouette Cameo
Silhouette Design Store - cut files 
- roundRocking Card by Lori Whitlock - Design ID #42690
- music note flourishBeautiful Music by Sophie Gallo - Design ID #151190
- music notesRetro Radio by Sarah Bailey - Design ID #8997
Kaisercraft - weave cardstock - Ballet
Kaisercraft - 12x12 patterned paper - Say Aloha Collection - Mimosa
Helmar450 Quick Dry Adhesive
Tombow Mono Multi Liquid Glue

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I am going to enter my card in the following challenges (alphabetical order):
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Colour Crazy Challenge - Week 14 - Anything Goes
Creative Fingers Challenge Blog - Challenge #127 - Anything Goes
Digi Choosday Craft Challenge - WK 15 - Anything Goes
In The Pink - Challenge #116 - Flower Power
Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge Blog - Challenge #324 - Anything Goes
my card "rocks", the slightest touch and it rocks from side-to-side
QKR Stampede - Challenge #238 - Easter Cards or Anything Goes
Elly is dancing to the funky music
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog - Simon Says: Happy Birthday
Elly is doing a Happy Birthday dance

20 comments:

  1. How cute to put that dancing elephant on a rocker card! Thanks for joining the Anything Goes (With the option of Easter) this week at QKR Stampede. Dorothy S, DT member

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  2. Love them both, Tracy, but am a bit partial to the scallops. :-D I'm so happy that you chose to share your card with us in our "Anything Goes or Easter" challenge at QKR Stampede this week. Good luck in the draw.
    NanaConnie DT

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  3. So very sweet, thanks for joining us at Colour Crazy this week, Julie DT x

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  4. Beautiful cards! I love that wonderful elephant image. Thank you so much for sharing with us at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog! Happy Easter!

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  5. Such a cute image, lovely card.
    Thank you for joining Digi Choosday Challenge Blog.

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  6. What a lovely creation! Thank you so much for joining us at Polkadoodles Digi Choosday and best of luck with your entry.

    Jane DT for  http://https://digichoosday.blogspot.co.uk

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  7. This is so adorable. Love the addition of the music notes too. Thank you for sharing it with us at OLL challenges Wynn DT

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  8. So sweet and nice to see a rocker card. Thanks so much for sharing with us at OLL.
    Lynn x
    DT

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  9. Another cutie! They made me smile! Thanks for joining the challenge at Ooh La La!

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  10. Cute Card.
    Thanks for joining us at Digi Choosday Craft Challenge.
    Good Luck xx

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