Carina – Especially For My Friend

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Today’s handmade card has been created for the new challenge at I Love Promarkers Challenge #512.

The theme for this challenge is Anything Goes with the option of Emboss Your Background.

You must use either promarkers, flexmarkers, aquamarkers or trias on your work.

Our sponsor for this challenge is SheepSki Designs.

For my card I have used one of their digital images called Carina – Image No 115.

Handmade card using a digital image from SheepSki designs called Carina

Here is a tutorial on how I created this card.

You will need :

7″ x 7″ White Card Base
SheepSki Designs Digital Stamp Called Carina – Image No 115
The Paper Boutique Lovely Lattice – Sentiments Volume XV
The Paper Boutique Essential Nesting Dies Volume VII
Crafter’s Companion Embossing Folder – Wood Panel
White Card
Gold Card
Brown Card
Gold Glitter Glue
Glue / Double Sided Tape
Foam Pads


Print the digital image Carina – Image No 115 on to white card.

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

Layer two:
Cut a piece from gold card measuring 16.5 cms by 13 cms.
Cut a piece from brown card measuring 16.5 cms by 12.5 cms.
Emboss the brown card using the wood panel embossing folder.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base using foam pads.

Layer three:
Cut out Carina – Image No 115 digital image using the 12.7 cms by 12.7 cms nesting die.
Then colour in the digital image, I used Promarkers.

Fairy: Satin, dusky pink, pumpkin, tulip, plum, purple.
Fawn: Tan, terracotta, burnt sienna, cinnamon, cool grey 5, cocktail pink, dusky pink.
Grass: Olive green, moss, pesto, lime zest.

Handmade card using a digital image from SheepSki designs called Carina

Next cut the 13.7 cms by 13.7 cms nesting die from gold card.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base.

Layer four:
Using a sentiment die, cut the matt die from gold card.
Cut the sentiment from white card.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base, using foam pads.


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:

Daisy Panel – Bee Happy

Duplicity – Happy Haunting

Gaming Dude – Happy Birthday

Feet Up And A Cuppa – Happy Birthday



Challenges I would like to enter are:

CD Sunday Challenge #86 – Anything Goes Using CD, USB or digital download

Jan’s Digi Stamps Challenge June 2022 – Anything Goes

Digi Choosday Challenge WK23 – Anything Goes

Crafty Girls Corner Challenge #232 – Anything Goes

Critter Crazy Challenge #63 – Anything Goes With A Critter


9 thoughts on “Carina – Especially For My Friend”

  1. Margaret Davies says:

    Lovely card, lovely image and beautifully coloured

  2. Pamela says:

    A great card Lisa – I like wood effect embossing folders.
    CD Sunday Plus DT.

  3. cathie Watt says:

    very pretty,thank you for joining in over at crafty gals challenge corner

  4. Seafield Jo says:

    A lovely card, the embossing works so well with the image.
    I have so many embossing folders and don’t use them nearly enough!
    CD Sunday Plus DT

  5. Deanne says:

    Beautiful card!! Thanks so much for participating in our CRITTER CRAZY challenge!!! I appreciate that you play along and I enjoy visiting your blog!! Have a happy crafty day!!
    Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

  6. Jocelyn says:

    Such a sweet image. Thank you for sharing with us.
    Jocelyn x
    CD Sunday Plus DT

  7. Linh says:

    Beautiful card. Love It! Thanks for entering the Digi Choosday Challenge. Good luck!! – Linh (DT)

  8. Cat Goodwin says:

    Such a sweet card, and i love the addition of the textured wood grain as the backing – Thank you for joining u us at Digi Chooseday.

  9. Jan Mahew says:

    Such a lovely woodland scene, Carina! I like the mix of textures and layers. Thank you for sharing your whimsical creation with us at Jan’s Digi Blog Challenge. Looking forward to seeing you again. Good Luck and Happy Crafting!
    (Owner & Illustrator of Jan’s Digi Stamp Shop)

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