Sunday 6 August 2023

Mood Board

 Morning and I have two DT pots today the first card is for the Mood board challenge at

 Stamping Sensations.Hope you will welcome our Guest Designer Karen.

I used my Giraffe stamp again from Pink Ink,stamped three times and layered up,watercoloured and glossy accents on the sunglasses and eyes.Die-cut frame from Spellbinders and B,paper from The Works.


2 prizes, Santoto Gorjuss girls stamps/die/stickers and Woodware stamp Craft Stash



the paper shelter-ATG

lil red wagon-multi purpose---------------FEATURED

Pennys challenge-ATG

Simon says-Summer

craft-Summer-------------TOP 3

kraftychicks-stamp act------------------------TOP PICK

sweet stampin-Based on fil/book/song--Giraffes have long necks-Book

allsorts-anything but square 

we love to create-ATG 

sheepski designs-your favourite things/stamping watercolouring/dies

crafts galore encore-ATG

a perfect time to craft-ATG

classic design-ATG

critter crazy-ATG

crafty animals-ATG

colorful options-yellow/green-------------DESIGNER SPOTLIGHT

crafting happiness-ATG

lets craft and create-ATG--------------------TOP 3

craft rocket-animals

we love stamping-Anything stamped/masculine -----------------TOP PICK

Happy little stamper-ATG/watercolour

creative Aunts-ATG 

love to scrap-ATG------------------TOP PICK

love to craft-ATG

mix it up-ATG

Thank you for dropping by and hope you will join us 

Carol x x x


Elle-Jeanne said...

Wow Carol,
Een prachtige kaart met de geinige giraf.
Mooi gemaakt.
Groetjes Elle-Jeanne

brenda said...

Great idea to decoupage the Giraffe Carol it really brings him to life and he's so colourful and happy as well.

B x

Freubelmina said...

what a hip colorful giraffe on your beautiful card xx

meg said...

Pink Ink images are great fun Carol,love your choice of colours and decoupaged elements

Janette said...

Awww this is beautiful, love the Giraffe, and the gorgeous colours, such a good idea to layer him up too, he is a stunner. xx

Pauline C said...

This is so vibrant Carol and the giraffe is simply adorable .. giraffes are my favourite animals and decoupaging him really brings him to life
Pauline xx

Lynne said...

Love this fun giraffe and how you've coloured him Carol, fabulous x

Gerrina said...

It is such a cheerful, funny and so beautifully coloured card! Love this stamp.... Enjoy the weekend!

Carol L said...

This layered giraffe wearing sunglasses is just too much fun! I love it!

Alice (scrAPpamondo) said...

Fabulous! Love that fun giraffe and your decoupage makes her just pop! Love the glossy sunglasses! Beautiful frame too

Chris said...

Fabulous Carol, what a super giraffe, I love the dimension from the decoupage and the water colouring - the frame is really pretty too.

Makira said...

Carol, I must say, this giraffe is absolutely magnificent! Your exceptional use of layers and mixed media has created a truly spot-on perfect masterpiece. Thank you for playing with us at the Colorful Options Challenge. I look forward to seeing your makes again, soon. Cheers, Makira

Valerie-Jael said...

Gorgeous, I LOVE giraffes! Hugs, Valerie

pinky said...

I love how you built him up!! Gorgeous card Carol.

Alice (scrAPpamondo) said...

Me again to say thank you for sharing your fabulous giraffe card with us! Love so much the dimension, the colours and the whole design!

Chrissy said...

Your giraffe is gorgeous Carol and I love the layers for dimension and the glasses are such a fun detail.


Doris Klein said...

What pretty make! I like the frame and the image. What an amazing coloration! Nice colours, too.

Thanks for playing along with our Challenge at Critter Crazy and good luck!

Hugs and please come back soon!
Kleido’s BastelStüble
*Owner* Do-Al(l) Kreatives
*Owner*Critter Crazy Challenges
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craftytrog said...

Love the layering of the giraffe Carol! x

Liz said...

Great card, I love how you’ve decoupaged the head. Thank you for joining in the Allsorts Challenge this week.
Liz xx

aussie aNNie said...

amazing card CArol and love the giraffe here, awesome colours x

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

A fabulous card
Thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge Blog challenge.
Good luck Ginny DT for CRAFT Challenge Blog

Mrs.B said...

A great card Carol, love that Giraffe and what a good idea to layer up the head.
Avril xx

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

A fabulous card
Thank you for joining us at Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge good luck Ginny DT
Penny's Challenge

Linby said...

Another great idea with this stamp and so effective. I love the colours you used too. Thanks also for joining us at We Love Stamping.

Sheryl said...

Love the glasses on this card carol.
Thank you so much for entering our challenge this week at CRAFT Challenge looking forward to see you again next challenge.
Hugs Sheryl CRAFT DT xx

Rainey's Craft Room said...

A gorgeous image and design Carol. Thanks for sharing with us at Allsorts this week.

Melanie Hungerford said...

Now that is just the most wonderful giraffe image, love how you colored it and added the cool shades! Thanks for playing along with us at Krafty Chicks.-

KarinsArtScrap said...

beautiful card Carol

gr karin

Kate said...

Your giraffe looks absolutely fantastic! The glossy glasses are such a fun touch too!

Thanks for joining us for our “multipurpose” challenge at Little Red Wagon this week! We’re delighted that you chose to play along!

Small Bits of Paper

*Vicki* said...

The giraffe image is super cute and so fun with the bright colors too! Really love these designs that make me smile!! LOVE

Faith A at Daffodil Cards said...

I love your colourful giraffe Carol, a beautiful frame to show it off too. Love your card, With both my hats on I'll say - Thank you so much for joining us in our challenge at Critter Crazy Challenge this week. Good Luck. I hope to see you again in our next challenge.
Faith A DT

Leslie Miller said...

Oh, my GOSH! I love this so much! This is exactly what a giraffe should look, all colorful and with leaves for spots. The layering for dimension adds even more character to this amazing stamp. Wow, Carol!

Brenda said...

Oh my goodness, he is darling and brought a smile to my face! Love this!

Darline Maes said...

Heel leuke kaart, bedankt om mee te doen, groetjes Darline

Fiona said...

oh this is fabulous Carol, what a colourful giraffe!


creationsnz said...

Super jazzy giraffe - love those colours! CarolG

Lisa said...

Oh my gosh this image is fantastic. Great layering too.

Deborah Wheeler said...

Love that fabulous giraffe - the layering is so effective! Thanks for joining us at Love to Craft challenge
Deborah DT

StephW said...

Adore your colourful giraffe! Steph x

wannabcre8tive said...

I love, love, love this cute giraffe. So cute and colorful. I like that you did the layers to make the face stand out.

BożenA said...

A great technique for making 3D cards. I love this card. Incredibly arranged and fabulously colorful.

HilaryJane said...

Love your giraffe, so elegant and fun. Really lovely to see her in the we love stamping gallery too. Sorry for my late visit. I am now trying to catch up xx

Lyn Bernatovich said...

What a happy looking giraffe! She caught my eye right away and I love the added dimension with the layers. Thanks for playing at Happy Little Stampers August Watercolor Challenge! xoxo LynB

Billie A said...

So cute, great layers on the face. Thanks for sharing over at HLS watercolor

Dee's Craft Room said...

Such a happy card, great giraffe stamp - I just adore his sun glasses! Your frame is also wonderful, really pops the whole thing.

Dionne xx

Dagmara Gorczyńska said...

Brilliant card! I love the layering - it's a perfect stamp for it!

Thank you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge.
~ DT Dagmara

Nandini said...

Lovely card. Love the popped up giraffe face. Great to see you in the HLS gallery. Hope to see you again soon. Nandini, DT

Helen said...

Another fabulous card, Carol - love the glasses!

Thanks for joining us at the SheepSki Designs Blog Challenge.

Helen x