Monday 11 March 2013

Forever Friends Fortnightly Challenge No 57 - Shaped Cards

Hello Everyone!

It's Monday morning again already and can you believe that the snow is back again! It's March it's mean to be getting warmer - especially as we have a caravan holiday booked for the Easter break at the end of the month, that means weather you have 3 weeks to warm up!

Still on to the new challenge at Forever Friends and this time the theme is shaped cards and is sponsored by


For the full details on our sponsors and for the prizes available for this challenge (and our Monthly Giveaway) and to join in the challenge of course pop over to the Forever Friends Challenge Blog.

For my card I used the Craft Star image from Kenny K and here is my shaped card................

What do you think??

Big thank you to Karen for lending me the dies and the stamps for me to use on this card. I quite enjoyed doing this one.

Right off to try and keep warm! Don't forget to join in our challenge......


Card Ingredients:-
Plain card from Bazzill
Patterned papers from First Edition Sweet Owl
Dies - Go Create (borrowed from Karen)
Stamps - freebies from a craft mag (borrowed from Karen)
Pearls and buttons from stash
Ribbon from local cake decorating store
Image - Craft Star from Kenny K coloured with Spectrum Noir pens (PP1 PP3 EB1 EB2 IG1 IG2 HB3 TN7 TN4 TN8 Black FS2 FS3 FS7 BG4 GG1 CR4 IB1 TB3 TB4 and CT2)
Entered into the Lots of Layers challenge at
Entered into the Anything Goes challenge at
Entered into the Anything Goes challenge at
Entered into the Buttons or Bows challenge at


  1. Hi Lisa, Another stunning card and beautiful layout x

  2. FAb card Lisa, great shape if I do say so myself Lol, great use of the stamps too, hugs, Karenx

  3. Wow...Card for real fairy cards :)Thank you for joining us at Card Mania!

  4. Such a lovely card! Thank you so much for playing along at Card Mania! Good luck! Ani

  5. Hello Lisa,

    Wow, all of you designers for this challenge have really raised the standard, each has so much creativity and I'm inspired.

    So glad I could join in the fun.


  6. Thank you so much for joining us at Make it Monday this week with your fabulous card! I love her red hair!
    Don't forget to leave a comment for another entry and mention you saw them on MIM for a chance at our second prize! Good luck and I hope to see you back next week!
    Rene :D

  7. Fab card Lisa, love the ruler embellies too a neat touch, saw you over on mim. Joey x

  8. Love the design on this fabulous card. Thanks for joining us at Card Mania Challenge. Hope to see you again for the next challenge.

    DT member.

  9. This is gorgeous and I love the hand-girl theme.
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  10. I love this coloring! Shaped cards are always so awesome. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Paper Playtime!

    -Mee Chelle

  11. Hi Lisa :) What a lovely card you have here! I love the vintage feeling on it!

    Thanks for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy on the Buttons or Bows challenge. Hope to see your lovely works again soon!

    Hugs, Sande xx