Bear Tails – Dream Big

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Today’s handmade card has been created for the challenge at I Love Promarkers Challenge #545.

The theme for this challenge is Anything Goes with the option Wings Or Tails.

You must use alcohol markers on your work to join in the fun, any brand is excepted.

Our sponsor for this challenge is SheepSki Designs and you can win three images from their shop.

For my card I have used one of their digital images called Bear Tails.

Handmade card using a digital image from SheepSki designs called Bear Tails

Here is a tutorial on how I created this card.

You will need :

7″ By 7″ White Card Base
SheepSki Designs Called Bear Tails
White Card
Black Card
Green Card
Brown Card
The Crafty Witches – Dreamy Night Digital Download Collection
The Crafty Witches Spellbinding Essentials Sentiments Volume I Digital Download Collection
Grass Die
Tree Die
Glue / Double Sided Tape
Foam Pads


Print the digital image Bear Tails on to white card.
Choose and print one sky paper and one sentiment sheet.

Layer one:
Cut a square from black card measuring 16.5 cms by 16.5 cms.
Cut a square from the sky paper measuring 16 cms by 16 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base.

Layer two:
Cut a piece from green card measuring 4 cms by 16.5 cms.
Add shape to the top of the card.
Then attach to the bottom of the card base.

Layer three:
Cut out some trees using the tree die and brown card.
Attach to the card base.
Next cut out some grass using the grass die and green card.
Attach one to the card base and save one to add a little later in the design.

Layer four:
Colour in the Bear Tails digital image, I used promarker pens.

Bear: Black, ivory, cool grey 4, 5, warm grey 3, 4, 5
Rabbit: Ice grey 1, 2, 3
Dog: Ivory, satin
Fox: Black, burnt orange, burgundy, burnt umber
Book: Duck egg, verdigris, ice grey 1, 2

Handmade card using a digital image from SheepSki designs called Bear Tails

Cut around the image, leaving a small white border.
Attach to the card base using foam pads.
Add the second grass die cut to sit in front of the rabbit.

Layer five:
Cut out and add a small sentiment using foam pads.

To finish add an insert to the inside of the card base


Thank you for visiting my blog and please feel free to follow and make any of my handmade card tutorials.

If you would like to see other cards I have made please have a look here:

Goldilocks + The Three Bears – Good Friends

Daisy Panel – Bee Happy

Tropical – Have A Happy Day

Daisy Panel – Enjoy Every Moment



Challenges I would like to enter are:

We Love 2 Create Challenge 9 – Anything Goes

CD Sunday Plus Challenge #121 – Anything Goes Must Include Something From A Cd, Usb, Digital Download

Jan’s Digi Stamps Challenge October 2023 – Anything Goes

Digi Choosday Challenge WK 42 – Anything Goes

The Crafty Addicts Challenge 06 – Anything Goes


6 thoughts on “Bear Tails – Dream Big”

  1. Pamela says:

    A really cute scene I like the cute animals!
    CD Sunday Plus DT.

  2. Jane Savage says:

    What a lovely scene!
    Thank you for joining us at Polkadoodles Digi Choosday! Jane S (DT) Paper, Pencils & Pretty Things xxx

  3. Jan Mahew says:

    Beautiful composition, Lisa! The stenciled background and the marvelous coloring of the adorable animals. Thank you for sharing your handsome card with us at Jan’s Digi Blog Challenge. I look forward to you joining us again.
    (Owner & Illustrator of Jan’s Digi Stamp Shop)

  4. Donna Walls says:

    I would love to be a part of that Storytime circle! Great card, Thanks for sharing your lovely card with us at the Jan’s Digi Stamps Challenge. We hope you’ll play again soon.
    Donna xx

  5. Seafield Jo says:

    What a cute image and a beautifully made card.

    Thanks for sharing with us.

    Jo x
    CD Sunday Plus DT

  6. Jocelyn says:

    This is a lovely scene that tells a story. Thank you for sharing with us.
    Jocelyn x
    CD Sunday Plus DT

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