Saturday, 1 September 2012

Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge - Animal Antics

As this is the first Saturday of the month...this is my second post of the day...please scroll down for my Penny Black Saturday Challenge DT post.

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This week it's Kate's turn to choose the theme of the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge, which is:

'Animal Antics'

We have two fabulous sponsors for this challenge:


Prize from Crafter's Companion - £10 gift voucher!

and


Prize from DigiDarla Designs - 5 digis of the winner's choice!

I've used 'Circus Act Dogs' by Penny Black to make a bookmark. I started by cutting the edges off a manilla tag, then rounding the corners to make a bookmark shape. I inked over the tag with 'Stormy Sky' and 'Faded Jeans' Distress Inks, then inked around the edges with 'Tea Dye'. The paw prints are a background stamp from Hobbycraft, and are stamped in 'Tea Dye'. I threaded some string, and seambinding ribbon from the Ribbon Girls through the top.


I'm also entering this card into the following challenges:
For more inspiration from my lovely DT buddies, please pop over to the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge.

9 comments:

downrightcrafty said...

love it what a great image and lovely creation too
Hugs Kate xx

Sandra H said...

Morning Helen, Totally stunning and what a great idea xx

Debs M said...

love this, the paw prints are a great background x

Claire said...

This is a lovely book mark Helen, love the image. Hugs, Claire x

Desire Fourie said...

Helen this is just beautiful. All the elements woks so perfectly together. Wishing you a fab weekend.
Hugs
Desíre
Doing Life
Digistamps4Joy DT Member
Tammy’s Scrapin Corner DT Member

Kat said...

Lovely bookmark Helen. That image is a lot of fun. Love it.

Kat xx

Riet said...

So gorgeous Helen.

Hugs Riet.xx

Uta said...

Your bookmark is so lovely. Thanks for joining us at Creative Friday.
Hugs, Uta

MIA said...

This card is awsome! I love the little animals, they're supercute.
Thanks yor joining us at Creativy Friday,
hugs Mia