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Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Getting Sentimental at Ike's World Challenges


Ike's World Challenge blog has reached the midway point of their newest challenge. It's ANYTHING GOES, of course, with an optional twist to
Make a Sentiment your focal point.
Since there is quite a bit of Irish in my ancestry, I decided to make a St. Paddy's Day card. I created my project using a sentiment from Ike's Art called Shamrock Stamp. After printing it out, I popped it onto a patterned paper from Decosse's Dynamite Doodles Bokeh Paper Kit. I added "a wee bit o' Irish lace" (okay, it's actually from a paper lace die-cut, poetic license) before placing my sentiment onto some glittery paper. A bow finishes off my card.
Do you have a favorite sentiment? Create something with it and share it at Ike's World Challenge Blog for your chance to win a gift certificate to Ike's Store!
Challenges I am Entering:
Crafty Friends - All That Glitters
Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers - G is for Green with Envy
Craftaholics R Us - Shades of Green
Creatilicious Challenges - Anything Goes w/Optional Use LOTS of Green
Kreativeinkauf - Monochrome


11 comments:

ike said...

Gorgeous - I really love the glitter paper and the pretty lace :-) Thank you very much for making this for me at IWC.

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IKE xx

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Janis Lewis said...

Great card! Thanks for sharing at Craftaholics R Us.
~Owner/DT Janis

Dotty Jo x said...

Thanks for sharing your sparkly St Patrick's day creation at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers, its fab! Lucky Ike, Jo x

Jane Willis said...

I love that you used lace on this, it's one of the things I really associate with Ireland yet is seldom seen on Irish themed cards. Lovely work, thank you for sharing at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers
Jane

Diane Louise J said...

Hello… Thanks for sharing your card with us at Crafty Friends Challenge Blog… your card is lovely and fits perfectly with our ‘All that Glitters’ challenge theme… hope you can join us next time and good luck in the draw.
[Diane Louise, Team Leader for Crafty Friends Challenge Blog]

Amy Ottmers said...

Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Craftaholics R Us, good luck!!! Amy DT

Donna said...

Fab card!
Love the glittery green and lace!
Thanks for getting Green With Envy with the SISTERHOOD OF SNARKY STAMPERS!!

Lindsey said...

Love your classic St. Patrick's card — the addition of glitter paper is always good! Thanks for joining the fun at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers!

Loose Stitches said...

Beautiful card! Thank you for joining us at Creatalicious Challenges!
~DT Sherry x

Jackie C said...

Fabulous Pat! Thank you for sharing at Creatalicious - Jackie DT member xx

Lee aka Violent Kittie said...

Beautiful card. I like how the square piece of backing mimics the lace border, I think it pulls the card together. Just terrific. Thanks for joining us at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers for the Green with Envy challenge.