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Monday, 19 September 2016

Wild at heart shaker card


Hi everyone. Today I'm sharing a card I was asked to make by a friend for her daughter. The theme I was given was foxes.

I do enjoy making shaker cards so that seemed a good choice for an 8 yr old. I used Trimcraft First Edition Wild at Heart papers. Like all First Edition pads, this one has some beautiful embossed papers.


Once I'd put together the shaker card, I added some die cut bunting with some twine. I then used elements from Docrafts Tales of Wilson Wood collection- a sticker (which I backed onto a circle of paper), ribbon bow and a fabulous little wooden peg (I couldn't resist that one).

Both my friend and her daughter were really pleased with the card and I love it too.

Thanks for visiting and for all of your lovely comments x 

8 comments:

Trace C said...

You dont see as many shaker cards around now, but they are good, do like the bunting on yours too

Linda Simpson said...

This is gorgeous Cathy, love the papers and gorgeous image. Beautiful shaker card.
Hugs
Linda xxx

Laine said...

Such a cutie Cathy and sure to be treasured.
Laine
xx

KarinsArtScrap said...

Cathy this is sweet and very beautiful
Gr Karin

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Cathy this is a gorgeous shaker card I love it. Take care. Hugs Jackie

Andree said...

A lovely card Cathy. The shaker idea is fabulous and the little fox peg is delightful xx

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

Loveing this shaker, esp the color pattern. Always been a huge fan of neutral colors. Gorgeous work

Kathy said...

I always get in a total mess when trying to make shaker cards, so in awe of those who can make them!
This one is fab and I bet the little girl loved it