Saturday, 18 September 2010

Crafters Companion Peter Rabbit Winter Tales Sneak Peek and Challenge

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To celebrate the launch of ‘A Winter’s Tale’ this Tuesday, Crafters Companion have set a cardmaking challenge on the Crafters Companion Monthly Challenge blog. The theme of the challenge is “Beatrix Potter”, and you can make a card or other crafting project using any of the range that we’ve launched to date.
Up for grabs, we have the full ‘A Winter’s Tale’ collection, including CD, stamp set and cardmaking kit for the lucky winner, plus an ‘A Winter’s Tale’ CD for five runners-up. Simply upload a photo of your creation onto your blog, Facebook page, Flickr or other social networking page and post a link back to your card  using Mr. Linky below the post.



Why not take a look at this month’s Monthly Challenge too? You could create a Beatrix Potter card using the sketch, and enter two challenges with one card, doubling your chances to win! You can enter as many cards as you like - the more times you enter, the more chance you have to win! The closing date for the challenge is Sunday 26th September.
If you do not yet have any Beatrix Potter products, you can still enter the challenge! We have a selection of papers from the brand new ‘A Winter’s Tale’ range available for you to download for FREE from the Members section of the web site! Click here to access your free papers. If you’re struggling for inspiration, check out the Projects section on our web site, where you’ll find a fabulous card and pillow box made using the free papers.

There is some great inspiration fom some of my fellow DT members so why not click Here to come and join  in the fun.


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Like an idiot I forgot to take Photos of my Sample cards before I sent them off to Crafters Companion, but the lovely Meg took some piccies for me to use, just in case you are wondering where the white background has gone!!  To make this card I have used a Scene from the CD and 3d a stamped  and coloured image onto it.  The papers are also from the CD.  Wow when I first received this Beatrix Potter Collection I spent hours just looking trough the CD there is so much awesome stuff on there, projects and the fabulous backgrounds as above plus lots more, I can see this being used for more than just Peter Rabbit projects, and of course the stamps are just perfect, I love all the characters on the sheet, especially one of Mummy Bunny with Peters brothers and Sisters.  I will show you one more card today look out for more during the week.


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More paper from the Cd and a great stamp from the Stamp sheet.  I made this into a shaker card (my first), I used Twinklets for the snow behind the acetate.  All the flowers, Ribbon and lace on both cards are from Wild Orchid Crafts.


Jacqui xx 


Nannieflash said...

Hi Jacqui, they are lovely gorgeous cards. With love and hugs Shirleyxxxx

Kelly Schelske said...

They are both so wonderful Jacqui!

Renkata said...

So cute and sweet!

Marley said...

2 beautiful cards! Love the first one and how you created a little scene.. The second is really pretty too! Love pink!! x Marley

ribenaruby said...

Super cards Jacqui! Wishing you a great weekend! Ruby x

Christina said...

Really stunning cards you made there Jacqui!
Hugs Kristel

Anne said...

Both gorgeous cards Jacqui Tuesday can't come soon enough
Anne xx

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Riet said...

So wonderful cards Jacqui,I love the images and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Zo mooi Jacqui.
Hugs Riet.xx

Sew This N That said...

Are you saying that after all this time of crafting you have never made a shaker card before?
Wow, what have you been missing!
I love the peter and mum hugging, so cute and the backgrounds from the CD-ROM looks spectacular...your right, they will come in very handy, not just for beatrix projects :)
*hugs* Heather x

Trudy said...

Wow,what a great cards Jacqui!
I Love the details!!
Hugs Trudy

Andie's Space said...

Hi Jacqui,
So sorry I've been MIA of late. I have been looking, just not making time to leave you a comment, smacks hand. I hope you already know how fabulous you are & if you don't you should! :-) But it's always nice to be reminded!! BTW, this is gorgeous, I love Beatrix Potter. I also need to e-mail you shortly as I need some advice.
Big Hugs,
Andie xx

SaraDavies said...

Oh jac the cards are gorgeous (as always) - and I can tell everyone else that i've seen her other cards in the office and if you think these 2 were to die for wait until you see the rest!

heidy said...

Hi Jacqui Gorgeous as always.
Hugs Heidy

Lena Katrine said...

Georgeous creations, dear! Such cute images :)
Hope you're doing fine, sweetie!
Hugs, Lena K

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