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Saturday, 1 July 2017

Crocodile Smiles

You must have heard the saying "never smile at a crocodile",  well this one likes to make you smile.  It's winter here, hence the scarf.

Our challenge at the Crafters Café this time is USE WOOL, join in the fun here:
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Thanks to our sponsor Dr Digi who provided the fun image :
doctor-digi-alistair-the-alligator

Image: Doctor Digi
Sentiment stamp: Heidi Swapp
Star stamp: Grace Taylor
Punch:
Embossing: Zing - Lime
Also: White gel pen, Copics, wool scraps, sequins, 3D Kindyglitz gem clear


The croc is paper pieced with dotty paper, and I knitted the scarf with a scrap of wool.  Image partly coloured with Copics, highlighted with white gel pen.  The teeth coated with 3D Kindyglitz gem clear, the sentiment stamped and heat embossed. Partly cut around his hand so it could wrap over the scarf and fixed it with 3D foam.  The white card is punched all around to look like it's been chomped with those sharp teeth, stars stamped and sequins applied ( I think they look like scales).

Shared on challenges:
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deepocean-158-lots-of-layers
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cinspirations-278-dots-and-or-stripes
craftycreationschallenges-344-anything-goes
cutecardthursday-484-anything-goes
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catchthebug-anything-goes
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8 comments:

Maxine D said...

This fun and fabulous card certainly made me smile Carol - it's gorgeous
Blessings
Maxine

Dawn Turley said...

super cute Carol.

Teresa Arsenault said...

Carol, your dragon is super adorable. Thanks for sharing it at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies. hugs, Teresa

Bunny said...

I love his knitted scarf. This is so cute.

Lin said...

What a great image, the best crocodile I've seen, and your scarf is so fun, Carol! So glad you played along with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

Scrappy S said...

What a cute card! Love it! Thanks so much for sharing it with us at Catch the Bug with Bugaboo Stamps! We hope you will join us again soon!

Scrappy - Bugaboo Stamps DT

Jen Leeflang said...

Thanks for joining our Anything Goes challenge at Bugaboo Stamps' Catch the Bug blog this past week - good luck in the draw. The new challenge starts shortly so please join us this week, too.
Jen L
Bugaboo DT

Min said...

Too cute!
Thanks so much for playin' with us for the Bugaboo Stamps/Catch the Bug Anything Goes Challenge. Be sure to join us this week for our Great Outdoors challenge at The Bug Blog with Bugaboo Stamps!

Hugs & Happy Days!
Min - Bugaboo Stamps/Catch The Bug DT