Monday, 3 March 2008

Paper Take Weekly Challenge

This weeks challenge is "Be there or Be Square "
so please use squares on your cards , Square cards, square patterns or squares on your layout! This weeks challenge is sponsored by Katty at Skattykats and there are some yummy Prima playmates up for grabs! (Thanks Katty!).
We'd also like to welcome Claudia, as our Guest Designer. She makes some stunning cards and will now be joining us for regular tutorials!.
here are the 2 cards that i have made the first card i used my fabulous Wendy Rhodes stamps again lolxxxhttp://www.wild-rhodes.co.uk/
and for added texture i used a embossing folder on the squares ,the second card i used my gorgeous sugar nelli stamps xxxx

48 comments:

Andrea, said...

2 beautiful cards dawn, I love the girly Sugar Nellie and the other is so elegant

Turid Mari said...

Oh! I absolutely love your cards :)
The tissuebox and the box with eastercandy are so cute :)

Hugs from Turid.

punknscrap said...

Both are wonderful!! The dragonfly is just gorgeous

pescbrico said...

I love both of the cards! What a fun challenge to use squares! :)

leann said...

Oooooh Dawnie, you are flippin brilliant you know!
These are gorgeous :)
x x x

SammieJay said...

Thanks so much for the idea of embossing the squares. I'm a novice card maker & bought a Fiskars texture thingummy recently. It hadn't occurred to me to use it for layers & matts only for whole base cards. I feel silly now, but will definitely try this technique. Thanks so much for sharing.
SammieJay

Claudia said...

thank you sweetie for your kind words.
sorry i just have time now to post on your blog how much i adore your card.
i love colors and the workmanship of your cards.
hugs my friend
claudia

Alexandra said...

wowzers Dawn - these are both gorgeous but that first card totally blows me away!!! Fabulous girl!! *STAMPIN HUGS* Alex

Stempelchaotin said...

Dawn they are so stunning. Such beautiful. Lovely work.

Catherine said...

both cards are too cute =)

Andrea C (Frog) said...

They are gorgeous Dawn, i love the dragonfly.

Andrea xx

Michelle said...

Absolutely gorgeous, as always! Your work is stunning!

Terrie B x said...

stunning cards as always...I love the butterfly it`s just gorgeous:)x

Ana Baird said...

Wow! They're awesome and beautiful!

Corie said...

Both of these are beautiful

Glitter Monkey said...

These are pretty special Dawn - I especially love the top one. I have tagged you as one of my 10 favourite blogs. Lol Lynn x

NattyK said...

Fab cards as always. x

Terrie B x said...

Iv` e left you an award hun:)x

Michelle said...

fabulous cards dawn. The pastel green and pink sugar nellie is just beautiful, its so soft. Love it love it!!!
Big hugs.
Mich
xx

Sarah said...

2 different, but very beautiful cards. I love the colours and papers on the first card, and the Sugar Nellie card is really cute.
xx :0)

Lauren said...

These are so beautiful Dawn! You're work is always awesome.

Dawny P said...

Dawnie these are gorge girlie xx You just keep doing the most beautiful stuff hunny lol xxx

Marlou said...

more beautiful cards Dawn!!1 just gorgeous :) x

Louly said...

I love them both but thaat little girl card is a particular stunner! The colour scheme works perfectly.

traciejane said...

Hey Dawn, two gorgeous cards, loving them :-)x

debby4000 said...

Stunning cards, love them both.

Charlotte said...

Stunning cards Dawn! You make such beautiful stuff!!! TFS!

Janine said...

Beautiful cards. The dragonfly is awesome...

Helen & Co. said...

Hiya Dawn - sorry not been in touch for ages - your cards are all gorgeous - hope you are fine!!
Helen xx

Flossie's Follies said...

Your first card is so beautiful and eleganta and your Sugar Nellie card is just too cute.

ScrapMomOf2 said...

So elegant and so girly . . . I love them both! GREAT job!

Karen said...

These are lovely Dawn. I esp like the layered embossing and dragonfly. I'm still not using my cuttlebug enough though love it when I do.

Dawn said...

beautiful job. I just love the dragonfly. Both card are great!

Je@net said...

What a beautiful cards Dawn!! Love both of them!!

Chris said...

Wowwee you have been busy!! and some lovely eye candy to show us. Gotta say that is one of my fave sugar nellie stamps,,,love how you used it and the dragonfly card is gorgeous too :D

Deb said...

Both fantastic cards and so different. the dragonfly is stunning and I so love this sugar nellie image, great use of the squares!

Stamp n Sparkle said...

Oh my! SO cute! LOVE the butterfly card with all the embossing - GORGEOUS!
Zee

Emma Phillips said...

Two fantastic cards, the sugar nellie is my fave.

Katharina said...

A wonderful card Dawn. The colour combination is one of my favourites :)

Erin... said...

ooooh love these!! that dragonfly looks amazing!

nitestamper said...

gorgeous cards !!!!!! i just love that dragonfly !!!!!
tfs
chat

Robyn said...

Truly wonderful cards! You are so talented!
Hugs,
Robyn

steph said...

Gorgeous cards as always Dawn! Love your PCS one above too -the papers are lovely! x

Jennifer Buck said...

These are both so very cute! TFS ;)

Anne said...

there all Absolutely stunning Dawn love the pink one with the dragonfly its gorgeous

NormaJ said...

Love that butterfly and all the work on sugar nellie. Beautiful colours too.

NormaJ said...

Good heavens, I just got my glasses changed and I can't tell the difference between a butterfly and a dragonfly. There is no help for me, I'm afraid.

Michelle said...

Dawn, these cards are lovely. I think that dragonfly is just beautiful and captivating. It's gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous!