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Saturday, October 26, 2013

Lollipop Ladies go Off the Page


LOLLIPOP LADIES Challenge #79 
Cookie Monster cupcake with the added challenge of Off the Page
 

Sweet but not lollies this time!

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A choice of 3 of her M4M digi stamps.
Prize will only be offered if 7 or more entries partake in the challenge.

My take on this is is from an idea I got out of the magazine Cardmaking and Papercraft No 121.  When I saw this in the magazine I just had to have a go, but mine is not as gentile as theirs!



What is it - a brooch! It is made from die-cut flowers and card.  Mine is also made from card and DP.  I have used a magnet to attach it to the jacket - and therefore it can also be a fridge magnet! (or similar).

 Here is mine - I used the die cuts from the Crealies Creative Flowers No 10 and 11.  The foliage behind is from Memory Box - Fresh Foliage and Cherry Lynn designs - Tropical Flourish. The card is all from SU and the scrap DP is from the Firefly set by Basic Gray.








This is just on the bedspread. I looks quite good against the white. 


This is attached to the door of the fridge (stainless steel)


I think the foliage is probably going to get crushed and I should have stuck to just the flowers or shorter foliage but it just looked so pretty. 


3 comments:

KarinsArtScrap said...

beautiful flowers Susan and a cute cookie monster.

gr karin

frommycraftroom said...

What a great idea. I can see this on a special dress. I think shorter foliage wouldn't have looked as good - I like the preportions with the longer foliage. Great job.

Merry said...

Such beautiful colours you have used Susan.