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Sunday, 11 August 2013

OSAAT #176 - Use a Digi




The theme this week is Use a Digi so pop over to One Stitch at a Time, check out the DT cards and add your card. I chose the image 'A bird with leaves' by Tami of Gingerloft over at the Stitchybear Digi Outlet. I hope my DT buddies Josephine and Shell liked working with this image that I chose.

Check out the OSAAT blog for details of the prizes.

My card blank is by Joanna Sheen. The backing paper is from a Papermania pad by Docrafts. The paper was matted on to Papermill green card. I decided to use different colour greens for the base mat, ribbon and leaves but I'm not sure that I chose well! Hmm. I coloured the image with Promarkers and cut it with a Spellbinders grand circle nestie. I also used my new Britannia lattice die and then cut around the edge so that I could use it as a bower. The leaves and swirls are cut with Spellbinders, Marianne and Crealies dies. The ribbon is from my Australian stash.

I'm entering my card in to the following challenges:
Crafty Boots Challenges - Die Cuts
Scrapbook Stamp Society Challenge - Use a Swirl
Papertake Weekly Challenge - Anything Goes
Through the Craftroom Door - Anything Goes
Bearly Mine Challenge - Tic Tac Toe (Ribbon, Circle, Die Cuts)
Crafts and Me Challenge - Anything Goes
Flutter by Wednesday Challenge - Any winged creature (this week only)
Lady Anne's Challenge 10 - Anything Goes
Brown Sugar Challenge - Anything Goes
Polkadoodles and Studio Challenge - In the Garden


In only a few days it will be one year since Eric died and it's been the worst year of my life. I've been supported by family, friends and so many crafters - thank you all for your continued support. Let's hope that the coming year will be happier for all those of us going through hard times.

19 comments:

  1. What a wonderful card. I love the backing papers and the sweet image. Hope this second year starts to ease the pain a little, hugs. Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles this week. Karon, DT Polka Doodles.

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  2. This is beautiful - you've made a fabulously delicate card - so different from how I saw the image, but that's the beauty of stamps - no two people see them quite the same!

    Sending hugs your way ...

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  3. The leaf flourishing compliments the leaves w/ the bird digi. Especially like the lattice die.
    Melissa
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

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  4. So beautiful Hazel, clean and crisp and so delicate, a really lovely card :) Sending you a special hug treasure and thinking about you as you come up to the one year mark. Eric was a very lucky man to have had someone who loved him so much :) Hugs Jane

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  5. Beautiful card Hazel!
    Thank for joining us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.
    Hope to see again next week:
    Greetings Kaija DT-member

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  6. It's a beautiful card Hazel.

    Thanks for join us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.

    Greetings Karin DT Member

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  7. Very pretty! Thank you for playing along with my Flutter By Wednesday Challenge!

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  8. Wow Hazel, this card is really beautiful. I love the colouring - you chose the greens well because in nature no to laves are exactly the same shade/tone. The trellis die adds to the delicacy of your card.
    I am thinking about you very especially this week and sending you lots of love. Ingrid xx

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  9. What a cute image and a great card! Love the die cuts. Thanks for joining us at Flutter By Wednesday this week.

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  10. This is fabulous, your card is soo sweet! Thanks for joining us at BearlyMineChallenge :-))
    Hugs, Andreja

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  11. Lovely card, great use of die cuts and the image is so cute.

    Thank you for playing along with us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

    Dionne

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  12. So very pretty! Thanks for sharing at Brown Sugar Challenge!

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  13. Pretty card. Great to have you playing along with our challenge at Brown Sugar. Good luck.

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  14. Your card is beautiful Hazel - the detail is amazing and yet not overcrowded (if you see what I mean). I do love the green and blue together they look so clean and elegant.

    I am thinking of you now and sending you a big hug.

    Love Sue Pxxx OSAAT teamie.

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  15. Very pretty card, thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar this week

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  16. This is so sweet Hazel, love the adorable image. Thinking of you tomorrow....hugs Carol x

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  17. Such a beautiful card you have made. Thank You for sharing with us at Lady Anne's Challenges. I hope we see you again soon.
    Love ~ Lady Anne xx

    Lady Anne's Challenge's
    Lady Anne's Blog

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