Saturday 1 October 2016

SOS From the Bees and Elephants

Ooops sorry Leslie just realised this challenge should have been posted this morning,I actually thought it had been scheduled obviously not!!!So onto my project which is a journal page,for the new challenge at Love to Craft-come and show whatever you are crafting.I have had the elephant image for a long time and no idea where it came from so if anyone knows please tell,I coloured the image with my new oil pastels and this is my first attempt so not to bad lol,die cut heart was coloured with pan pastels,Chocolate Baroque Bee stamp with glamour dusted wings,script stamp,plastic card used for stripes,bottle top lids dipped in paint,homemade textured paste through Tando stencil,coloured strip on left hand side is a strip of clothing label,strips of P.paper,mica powder added to edge of clock die which symbolises time running out,cardstock from Papermill Direct,the SOS from Tattered lace alphabet die is for the declining number of Bees and Elephants.
incy wincy-things that fly
craft your passion-ATG
love to scrap-ATG
digi choosday-ATG
inky chicks-animals
deep ocean-ATG
creative moments-ATG
Simon says-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
aud sentiments-ATG+ sentiment
4 crafty chicks-ATG
QKR stampede-cut it up
creative fingers-ATG
the pencil case-ATG
classic design team-ATG----DT Favourite/thank you Chrissy
digistamps4joy-ATG/make your own background
altered eclectics-ATG/mixed media
more mixed media-ATG/brown
creative artiste-anything mixed media
Vilda stamps-ATG
Do hope you can join us and don't forget it's absolutely anything you are crafting
Carol x x


Stampsnob. said...

I might even do my homework if it were in this beautiful album,,,,,,,,,,,,,Lis

Glenda Atkins said...

Stunning, what a fabulous cover.!

Aimeslee Winans said...

Hi Carol! Had a chance to catch up, belated birthday wishes to you! Sounds like you had a little slice of heaven with the fam. Love all your creations, especially digging the art journal pages! xoxo

Chrissy said...

This is really wonderful the colours and textures and of course the fabulous elephant...brilliant.


Lisa Andersson said...

Love the textures and the colors and that elephant. It´s fabulous!
Hugs, Lisa

Alison59 said...

This is lovely :-)
Our poor bees and elephants really are in danger :-(((

brenda said...

What a super elephant image Carol, makes for a super notebook cover.

B x

Veronique said...

Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at the challenge of Inky Chicks. DT Veronique

rachel said...

brilliant journal cover Carol. I adore the elephant and those fabulous bees xx

cotnob said...

This is fabulous, lots of great details and super elephant.

Jackie T said...

Hi this is stunning. Thank you for joining us at <a href='’> Creative Artiste Challenge Blog </a> for challenge 18 Anything Goes and the sponsor is Scrapmatts. Hugs Jackie DT

FiestyCrafter (Tina) said...

Beautiful journal page! Great layers and texture. Thanks for joining us at Love to Scrap! Challenge Blog
Tina dt also your LTCCB teamie

Chrissy said...

I'm so glad to see this fabulous journal cover again Carol..I love it.
Thank you for sharing with us over here today at the Classic Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

Chrissy DT

Mel Gee said...

Love the different styles and textures.

Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.



Mel Gee crafts {My Blog}

Through The Craft Room Door

Ann Chuang Crafts said...

What a fabulous piece, wow!! The background is awesome.

Pia S said...

Very impressed by how that elephant turned out, looking so natural and real, super coloring. A fAntastic artsy page!

chrissy xx said...

A GORgeous journal page..I Love your colours, texture and this FABulous Elephant. Thank you so much for joining us this week at
QKR Stampede.

Unknown said...

Fabulous journal page. I love the elephant and colors. Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Passion. We would love to see you again!
~ Bonnie DT

Jane Savage said...

Gorgeous work!
Thank you for joining us at both The Pencil Case and Digi Choosday! Jane (DT) xxx

GalFridayStamping said...

Wonderful journal page. I love elephants. ❤️. Thank you for playing with us at Polkadoodles Digi Choosday. Jane P. DT

Leanne said...

What a wonderful gift, the idea is very nice,and thanks for sharing with us on 4 Crafty Chicks.
Leanne DT/4CC

Granmargaret said...

Lovely work. Thank you for joining the challenge at Creative Fingers and at Digistamps4Joy. Hope to see you again next time.

Mandy said...

Gorgeous journal page! I love the elephant and the details are wonderful.
Thanks for joining us at [url=]Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge[/url]
Mandy x

Furrbster said...

Wow this has such a great mix of detail to it,

Thank you for joining us at Aud Sentiments for our anything goes challege,

Hugz Tinz

Annettes Hobby Rosettes said...

Love your Journal page, its super amazing. Love the Elephant. Your colours are just perfect which you have chosen, super job. Thank you for sharing with us over here at Classic Design Team Open Challenge and best of luck with your entry.
[Annette Registered Owner/Admin for Classic Design Team Challenge]

KarinsArtScrap said...

Carol this is gorgeous ans a fab background
Thanks for join us at
{Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
Hope to see you again and goodluck


Sammy said...

What a fab page! Thank you for sharing with us at Altered Eclectics this month. Sammy-x

SewPaperPaint said...

Wow! Love this artsy collage. Gorgeous page. Hugs, Autumn

Tracy Wray aka Trak said...

What a super sweet project you have for us today, so well thought out and put together a fabulous Creation Beautiful in every way, we are so lucky you have entered our VILDA STAMPS challenge blog
so beautiful to look at good luck hugs Tracy x

Peggy T. said...

Beautiful project. Thank you for joining the Digistamps4Joy October Challenge. Hope to see you next month.

Peggy T.
Design Team Member