Saturday, 14 January 2017

Slider card

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A simple CAS slider card today, so I could play with a new die. I can share it now I know the recipient has received it. 

I won a set of  Die-namics 'Surf and Turf' dies and 'Spin and Slide' discs as part of prize over in Pixie's Snippets Playground recently.  As making a slider card has been on my 'to do' list for ages, I couldn't wait to have a play. I used one of the dies to cut a channel in a stiff piece of white card, before embossing the corner with an embossing folder which came as a freebie with a magazine.  The wooden ladybird  was attached to one of the discs and it twists and turns as it goes along the channel.  The white card was attached to a red card blank with foam tape, so the ladybird moves freely.  I added green Tonic Nuvo Crystal Drops to the centre of each flower to match the green on the sentiment mat.

I am joining in the following challenges:
Allsorts Challenge Week 398 ~ Wings on things (ladybird)
Inkspirational Challenge 126 ~ Word Prompt "Flutter" (ladybird)
Let's Craft and Create Challenge #121 ~ Things With Wings (ladybird)

23 comments:

  1. Such a delighttful card! Love the idea of the embossed flowers with the sliding ladybug! Fabulous card!

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  2. That looks so cute, I will have to check out how it works!

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  3. A wonderful card Liz, I love the gorgeous ladybird on the slider.

    Sue xx

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  4. This is so creative to use the ladybug as the slider!! I love it!! Have a great weekend!! Big hugs :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  5. Congratulations on your win Liz! Fab card, looks very interesting. As always I love the EF you have used....another I have, we do have very similar tastes!
    Janice x

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  6. What a super idea to use the little wooden ladybird as a slider element. Well done on your win. Barbxx

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  7. That is just adorable! Love the ladybird idea. Hope you're keeping well, Cara x

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  8. Really lovely card, great EF and love the little Ladybird.
    Thank you for joining our 'Wings on Things' challenge this week at Allsorts.

    Kath

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  9. This is awesome! Love the little wooden ladybug as a slider element. All around winner Liz!

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  10. Wonderful card Liz, love the Ladybug! great idea.
    Pam x

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  11. Fantastic card Luz....love the slider die and your cute ladybird...clever thinking!

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  12. This little ladybird looks great on this slider card Liz and I love the embossed flowers across half the card and a great red background. A beautiful card. x

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  13. i havent tried making a slider card yet, but you've mastered the technique! The ladybug is adorable!

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  14. You sure made quick & great use of your prize! This is wonderful, Liz! PS--I'd use my computer to print out labels, but for some reason I can't get the program to work right! Wasted so much time I could have had the envelopes handwritten twice--haha!

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  15. Totally adorable ladybird slider card and fab use of your Playground prize.

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  16. Your creation is beautiful and thank you for entering our challenge theme of "Wings on Things", at Allsorts Challenges, do hope to see you again. ♥
    [aNNie DT for Allsorts Challenges]

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  17. Oh Liz, this is as cute as can be. I love the embossed flowers and that ladybug crawling along is just adorable. What a fantastic win for you, congratulations!

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  18. How novel is this card with the ladybird as the slider element. It adds a lovely touch of colour too...x

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  19. Wonderful, fun card!!! I have some of those ladybirds but hadn't considered using them on a slider card. Congratulations on your win at the Playground, I would love this set - I still have do my slider cards the hard way :(

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  20. The ladybird is a great idea for a slider and this card is really pretty. Thank you for joining us at Inkspirational Challenges.

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  21. Cute! Thank you for sharing with us over at Let's Craft & Create. Best of luck with your entry.
    Mary DT for http://letscreatechallenges.blogspot.co.uk/...

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  22. Well, you know I'm absolutely thrilled with this card Liz! Even better in real life!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  23. What a cool slider die! Lovely card with the clean look and great embossed flowers. Thanks for sharing with us at Inkspirational!
    - Shauna

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