Sunday, 10 January 2016

OSAAT Challenge # 253 No Square or Rectangular Cards.

Hello to all my friends and fellow bloggers.

**Please scroll down if you are looking for my 
Christmas Card Club card. **

 I'm here today to share my DT card for OSAAT.  As you can see the challenge is not to make a square or rectangular card. I am using Lady Pirate from Ike's Art which you can find here at Stitchy Bears Digi Outlet.

My Card


Recipe
Black card - Rymans
Backing papers - Kanban "Rope Stripe" and "Shells on Driftwood"
Centre stepper base card die - Presscut
Skull and crossbones - cut from some backing paper
Map - freebie digi  printed on parchment
Jute ribbon - Hobbycraft
Shells - from stash
Pearls -  The Hobby House
Promarkers to colour

I used the Presscut die so that I could make the card base black and it seems to work well with the papers.  Quite a fun card I think.  I love the Lady Pirate and since I didn't want to cover too much of the designer paper I decided to fussy cut.  I attached the shells with hot glue and I did wonder if they would be too heavy but they are fine.  The card has been standing up for a couple of days, they are still firmly attached  and the card hasn't buckled.

I hope you decide to join us in  our challenge.  This is what one lucky person could win - 5 digi images and a paper pack.


Well that's all from me for today.  Hope everybody is well.

Take care.


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24 comments:

  1. Another stylish card Christine. Love the girl pirate. Zx

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  2. Great card Christine and its so different from the norm which is lovely...

    Anne

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  3. What a fabulous design Christine, love the girl pirate image and your backing papers are perfect for this theme too.
    Lorraine

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  4. Fab card Christine, quite unique. xxx

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  5. Hi Christine… yes I'm enjoying my bed now thanks.. is SO comfy!! :-))
    love this fab pirate card… the monochrome colours are gorgeous! :-))
    Hope you're having a great weekend
    Big hugs Sue B xx

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  6. What a fun card, loving all the details, and wonderful idea to print the map on parchment paper!
    Thanks so much for playing along in my lets color linky party!

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  7. Hi Christine, what a brilliant card, love all the details and the style, Kate x

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  8. A gorgeous card Christine, love the image and design
    Lorraine x

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  9. Great card, Christine. Love how you colored the pirate lady and great card design. Maggie, OSAAT DT Teamie

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  10. Delightful and beautiful creation. Colours and combination are gorgeous.xxx {aNNie}

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  11. Fabulicious Christine, I just love the layout of your creation and well done getting those shells to stay attached, they look mega cool on your card :) Beautiful choice of dp's and magical colour combo, yep, love this one :) :) big hugs, Jane xxxx

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  12. Morning Christine,
    A lovely card, love your pirate lady.
    Lydia
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  14. Wow, a fabulous eye catching card!
    Thanks for joining us at Seize the birthday!

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  15. Great card. Thanks for joining us at PDE Linky Party.
    I hope you’ll come link up again soon!
    Janis, Owner & DT Member
    Pause Dream Enjoy
    PDE Linky Party, Owner & DT Member

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  16. What a lovely card. I love the paper and the image, great combo. :D
    Hugs, DT sister

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  17. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at PDE Linky Party, good luck!!! Amy DT

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  18. Hi Christine,
    what a brilliant card, and I love your fab design.
    Great image and papers used too.
    Love and big hugs from my house to yours.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  19. Super card! I like the parchment map and the shells. Thanks for playing along at Seize The Birthday :)

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  20. Wow, this is super cool! Thanks for joining us over at the PDE Linky Party!

    Jenny ~ PDE Linky Party DT

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  21. Hi Christine
    Fab shaped card. Got Presscut squares and rectangles and very impressed.
    Lovely idea using the shells.
    Ang x

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