Scrappers Delights

If you are a regular visitor to my blog, you will have seen a new badge in my Design Team section. I was chosen to be part of the 2019 Scrappers Delights design team and so here I am with my first project.

It is time for a new Scrappers Delights release and with the bundle comes this cute Aries Chibi. 

I decided to try a gate-fold card for this project. I had not ever created one before, but thought the extra space inside for decoration would work really well with these cute elements. I printed the elements for the front of the card onto Daler-Rowney Drawing paper and cut them out with my Silhouette machine. I also took the shape of the Chibi and welded it to my cardbase in Silhouette Studio so that I had half of her shape protruding from the right side of the card to overlap the left flap. I also created an offset around the Aries label and cut that shape out of light blue cardstock. I colored the images for the front of the card with my Prismacolor colored pencils expect for her shepherd's crook which I colored with a gold glitter gel pen. Once colored, I set them aside.

I then cut two dark blue front flap panels and stamped stars on them randomly with Versamark ink and then dusted them with Perfect Pearls. Unfortunately the camera does not do well in picking up the beautiful shimmer that those stars give as they move in the light. Also with Versamark ink, I stamped the Happy Birthday sentiment and embossed that with white embossing powder. I then adhered the colored digis to the front of the card. The Chibi is part of the right flap and overlaps the left and the Aries label is part of the left flap and overlaps the right one.

The inside of the flaps are decorated with light blue cardstock that has some of the other bundle elements on them. The center of the card also has a star element at the top of the writing area.

This VIP bundle comes with a number of elements, some of which you can see here.

Be sure to head over to the Scrappers Delights store and do some browsing. There are a variety of images available for many different tastes. 

General supplies:
Daler-Rowney Drawing paper
Georgia Pacific cardstock for cardbase
Dark and light blue cardstock
Scrappers Delights Aries Chibi digi bundle
Prismacolor colored pencils
Gold glitter gel pen
Star stamp from my stash
Versamark ink
Perfect Pearls 
White embossing powder

Entered into the Kleuren met Potlooden Birthday February Challenge
Entered into the Crafty Sentiments Designs Anything Goes Challenge
Entered into the International Art & Soul Shades Of Any Color Challenge #52
Entered into the Try it on Tuesdays Powder you... Challenge (Embossing Powder, Perfect Pearls)
Entered into the Classic Design Team March Challenge #3

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  1. Such a gorgeous card, Monica. How lovely is the little Aries nymph and she is so beautifully coloured! Fabulous card design and nicely decorated on the interior too! Have a lovely weekend. xx

  2. Super card, love the design and fab colouring!
    Hugs D xxx

  3. I love this fabulous card you've made with this super cute collection!!

  4. What a beautiful card project! I am in awe of it! So pleased you played along with us over at Try It On Tuesday! Your participation is much appreciated! Thank you very much!
    oxo Susi
    (DT- Try It On Tuesday)

  5. This is a darling card. It is an adorable collection, especially since I am also an Aries. I've never made a card like that before, and I like the design. What a great way to use both embossing powder and Perfect Pearls. So glad you shared it at Try it on Tuesday this fortnight.

  6. I love your gatefold card! It turned out perfect! Such a cute image! Your coloring with pencils is absolutely amazing!

  7. Hi, I'm a new follower. I found you on the Outlawz. I love your coloring of this image. So pretty! I have been meaning to learn to use my Prismacolors. I just haven't gotten around to it yet.

  8. A really sweet card, it is an adorable image. Thank you for joining us at Try it on Tuesdays.

  9. Really pretty card Monica, great design.xx

  10. Just perfect for the Challenge! Great project! Fabulous that you have shared this with us here at Colour Crazy. Good luck and we hope you will come back again! Jackie DT Member xxx

  11. Sweet image and a very pretty card

    Thanks for joining us at Try It On Tuesday challenge


  12. All details of your card are so beautiful. Perfectly composed, just a perfect design.
    BożenA xoxo

  13. Such a sweet card Thank you for sharing in our challenge at Classic Design Team Challenge we really appreciate you joining in.

    Michelle DT

    Keencrafter's Hand Made Goodies 

  14. Hooray and congratulations Monica on your new DT position with Scrappers Delights!!! I must say this card is just amazing! Love the chibi image, so beautifully colored, and your gatefold card design is perfect! Love your sweet card and looking forward to seeing more amazing card creations!

  15. stunning creation and as always such amazing colouring. You bring such wonder to their faces.