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Thursday, 27 October 2011

Aud Sentiments #40 A Funny Card

Another two weeks have passed and we've loved seeing your winter projects but it's time for a new challenge at Aud Sentiments and this time the theme is "A Funny Card". We are being sponsored by Bugaboo and the DT were given images to work with. I've chosen to use the Stella Witch and if the broom fits images.

The image and sentiment have been digitally layered onto a free background from Jak Heath then then cut out with a circle nestie. I've reprinted the image and fussy cut after I've coloured it with promarkers. The black scalloped mat is handmade paper from Costco (rarely been used before) and has lovely metallic flecks through it, I've used the same paper for making the flower - 3 scalloped circles, dampened and scrunched then sewn together with a button and sprayed with glitter spray, all cut on the Grand Caliber (available from Scrapalicious). Card is finished with two bows and some pearls.
Do pop over to the challenge blog to see the inspiration from my team mates.

Challenges entered:
Sweet Stampin - trick or treat
Just Some Lines - Halloween
Allsorts - Halloween
Simply Create - shades of black
Card Cupids - Halloween card
Sentimental Sunday - Halloween
Scrappy Frogs - something that flies
Incy Wincy Designs - Halloween
Kaboodle Doodles - Halloween/fall
Paper Pretties - colour combo
Our Craft Lounge - Halloween colours
Creative Inspirations Paint - inspired by Halloween
The Crazy Challenge - scary ladies
Sweet and Sassy - shaped card
CBGM - transport
The Stamping Boutique - spooky and scary
Top Tip Tuesday - trick or treat
Little Darlings - not square
My Mum's Craft Shop - spooktacular
The Paper Variety - Halloween
Scrapalicious USA - Halloween Spooks
Rainbow Lady - Spooks and witches

Carol x


  1. Look at Stella fly! Love the round card and all your details & embellies are FAB!

  2. Fabulous card! I love the shape and the embellishments

  3. What a great card Carol,you can't help make a funny card with these images.xxx

  4. LOL Fab card Carol. Hugs, Claire x

  5. Great card carol for another great challenge good luck:) Sandra H

  6. Wonderful scalloped circle card. Love all the scalloped circle layers! Cute image too!

    Thanks for joining us at Kaboodle Doodles’ Halloween/Fall Challenge!

    Blog: “Let’s Get Scrappy!”

  7. fabulous halloween card. thank you for joining in the Sweet Stampin challenge this time.
    cathy xx

  8. Oh wow Carol this is a wonderful image. Love the shape of the card and all the detail.
    Thanks for joining us at MMCS Spooktacular Challenge this week.
    Diane xx

  9. Hee hee, love it! Such a fun card Carol :o)

    Thanks for joining in at Sweet Stampin' hun! Lisa x

  10. This is great Carol. What a fabulous image and the words are brill.
    Hope you are ok.
    Hugs Sally xxx

  11. I really like all the details on your card! Thanks for playing along with us as the SNSDC blog.

  12. Love the image and sentiment! How funny...Thanks for playing along with us at Kaboodle Doodles.

  13. oh this is one brilliant card hun just love the shape of this,perfect hugs cherylxxxx

  14. Hi Carol, just catching up, great card that paper is fab. Don't you just love those Stella images they are such a scream!! xx

  15. cute fun mini card, Love the image and sentiment too, Thanks for coming to play with us at Top Tip Tuesday for our Trick or Treat challenge I hope you can come play again soon you can enter up to 3 times per challenge, hugs Samantha :0)

  16. Beautiful card!! Love your shadow play. Cute image.
    Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin` this time and we hope to see you again soon.

  17. So cute! Thanks for joining our Halloween challenge at Just Some Lines! :)

  18. What a great Halloween project! Thank you so much for entering it in the Allsorts challenge this week and good luck!

  19. Love Bugaboo!! Thanks for entering the Simply Create Challenge - hope you can join us again next time!

  20. Fantastic card, Carol. Thanks for joining us at Rainbow Lady.

  21. Another marvelous card! Love the shape you went with and the bugaboo image works perfectly. Thanks for joining us at MMCS, good luck and hope you'll join us again


  22. Carol: Thank you for entering our Shades of Black Challenge at Simply Create. Love all your embellishments and the oh so cute witch and broom sentiment.[I'd like to use my broom 'flying'.]

    Simply Create Design Team Member

  23. I love these images - they're brilliant, and so is your card. I thought I had already commented on this one though. :( Hazel x

  24. A fab card Thank you so much for entering my Halloween challenge at ALLSORTS this week, good luck & hope you’ll join us again!
    Hugz Fleur xXx

  25. OMG...I'm a Stella lover and I have that image, but didn't have time to do anything with it due to other deadlines. I'm definitely going to CASE yours in the future. Thank you so much for sharing with us this week in the challenge at Paper Pretties.

  26. What a funny image! I love Bugaboo's design.
    Thanks for joining us at Simply Create Challenge and The Crazy Challenge this time, hope to see you soon.
    ~darling Ho~SC-DT,CCH-DT

  27. Love your Halloween creation! Thanks for joining us at Just Some Lines!

  28. Hahaha - FABULOUS - love this Stella card. Thank you for sharing at Simply Create. :-) xx
    SC DT

  29. How cool, that's a fantastic witch.

  30. i just love bugaboo images so darn cute...lovely card...thanks for joining us at just some lines halloween challenge

    jsl dt

  31. Love your card soo cheeky! Nice to see a different shape too! Thanks for joining in at Spooky Sweet Stampin, hugs Zoe x

  32. What a great scary ladie! She´s perfect for our challenge! Thank you for playing along with us this week at the crazy challenge, good luck, Dominique

  33. This is fantastic, Thanks for joining us at Rainbow Lady's this week.
    Jenny x

  34. This is so stinkin adorable! I love it! Thanks for playing with us at SCRAPALICIOUS USA!

  35. Fab card Carol, love the image and sentiment. It really made me smile. Thanks for joining us at Rainbow Lady's Challenge
    Claire xx

  36. Super card Carol, made me laugh. Thank you for sharing it with us at Rainbow Lady's this week.
    Jen x

  37. Love this card, very funny. Great image and colouring :) Thanks for playing along at TPV this week

  38. Hi Carol!
    This is stunning! Love your beautiful shape and the image :)

    Thank you so much for joining us at LD Challenges this fortnight :) Welcome back

  39. i LOVE this as what a fun card - thanks for taking the time to enter at my challenge for this week.


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