Sunday, 19 February 2012

Get Funky Challenge - Flying High

It's time for another Get Funky challenge and my turn to hopefully offer some inspiration! The theme has been set by Allison and it is:

Flying High

So anything that flies as long as you've used a Funky Hand product in your creation! Anice offers a freebie each month to fit the theme and you can find it here.

I've used the Funky Freebie for my background and I've printed it at A5 for a smaller pattern plus cut out random clouds and added them with foam pads. I've used a nestie for the background shape and then layered it with Funky Kraft Stash which also have been used to make the owl bodies.

I used a compass to make the circles for the bodies and then a roll of double sided tape for the bit I've taken from the top to make the ears. The left over bit was then used as a template to make the wings which have been cut from I Heart You papers (printed as 9 to a page of A4 for a smaller pattern).

The owls sit on a Marianne Creatables die (a recent purchase! But bought with Amazon vouchers I hasten to add!) A bit of faux stitching, some wobbly eyes and the card is complete!

Good luck with the challenge - deadline is 14 March so you have almost a whole month to get creating! And don't forget the Funky Hand product!

I'd like to enter the following challenges:

Alphabet Challenge: A is for Animal Antics
Card Crafter Circle: Dies to Die For
Do You Stack Up?: Layers
PaperCrafting Journey: Make It Cute
Paper Play: Critters
Sarah Hurley Challenges: Die Cuts
  • Papers: Funky Freebie, I Heart You and Funky Kraft Stash downloads
  • Dies: Spellbinder Nestabilities and Marianne Creatables
  • Everything else: My stash

19 comments:

  1. oh i love the fab owls.. must have a go at making them
    Lisa x

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  2. I love owls! Your card is very pretty.

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  3. This is fabulous Ruth - it makes me giggle! Cheers Claire x

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  4. Very cute card....love those sweet guys, and how you made 'em...thanks for joining our challenge at Card Crafter's Circle, and hope to see you in the next challenge!

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  5. Those owls are so cute! I hope you'll link up with me again at 52 Card Pickup this week!!

    http://www.oldbackporch.com/2012/02/52-card-pickup-week-7.html

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  6. Oh this is so cute, love the owls.
    luv
    Debby

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  7. so cute ruth! I love those little owls!
    hugs Lou xxx

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  8. Very fun and cute! Thanks for joining us at DYSU.

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  9. Those owls are way to cute. I love that used round things to make them. Very clever.

    Thanks for joining us at Creative Card Crew.

    Mari

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  10. Opts, I signed off for the wrong team. I meant Alphabet Challenge Blog

    Mari

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  11. It's so cute! Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up, hope to see you back next week.

    -Wenche

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  12. Hiya hun love this cute card - great owls you clever thing x
    O and thanks for playing along with us at paper crafting journey & good luck x
    ((hugs)) Suzie xoxo

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  13. What a lovely card! Great design,very cute "critters". Thanks for playing with us this week at Paper Play Challenge blog, hope to see you every week. hugs, Frances.

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  14. I just love this card...those clouds are so groovy! Thanks for your lovely comments on my blog; I hadn't quite realized how many of my favorite challenges you are affiliated with! You rock!

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  15. Great card, fab owls! Thank you for taking part in the Alphabet's Animal Antics challenge xx

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  16. Lovely card, so cute! Good luck and thanks for joining us over at Sarah Hurley's Challenge Blog.
    Emma x

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  17. Oh, how very adorable..i love those owls!! Thanks for joining us at Card Crafter's Circle!

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  18. Stunning wee creation!
    Thanks for joining in the fun at Sarah Hurley Challenges
    Hugs Melly xx

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