Frazzled Fran Needs Her Coffee

Today’s handmade card has been created for the new challenge at Aud Sentiments challenge blog #253 that starts today.

The theme for this challenge is Anything Goes + A Sentiment.

For my card I have used a digi image from Oddball Art called Monday Mornings Frazzled Fran Needs Her Coffee.

Handmade card using  digi image from Oddball Art called Monday Mornings Frazzled Fran Needs Her Coffee.

Here is a tutorial on how I created this card.

You will need :

8″ By 8″ White Card
Oddball Art Digi Image Monday Mornings Frazzled Fran Needs Her Coffee.
Chameleon Pens
The Paper Boutique Perfect Partners – Powder Blue Paper Pad
The Paper Boutique Lovely Lattice – Posy Embellishment Die Collection
Debbi Moore Floral Flourish Die
White Card
Blue Card
Pearl Bead
Glue / Double Sided Tape
Foam Pads

Instructions:

Choose three papers from the paper pad.

Layer one:
Cut a square from blue card measuring 19 cms by 19 cms.
Cut a square from white card measuring 18.5 cms by 18.5 cms.
Cut a square from the first paper measuring 18 cms by 18 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base.

Layer two:
Cut a piece from white card measuring 19 cms by 10.5 cms.
Cut a piece from blue card measuring 19 cms by 10 cms.
Cut a piece from the second paper measuring 19 cms by 9.5 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base on the left.

Layer three:
Cut a square from white card measuring 13 cms by 14.5 cms.
Cut a square from the first paper measuring 12.5 cms by 14 cms.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base, slightly over lapping all layers.

Layer four:
Cut a square from white card measuring 8 cms by 8 cms.
Cut in half from corner to corner.
Cut a square from the third paper measuring 7.5 cms by 7.5 cms.
Cut in half from corner to corner.
Matt and layer together making two triangles.
Attach to the card base on the right in the corners using foam pads.

Layer five:
Colour in the digi image Monday Mornings Frazzled Fran Needs Her Coffee using chameleon pens.

Cup & Saucer: BL4
Coffee: NV3
Skin: NU00
Hair: BR2
Eyes: PK2, GR1
T-shirt: OR3
Pencil: OR4, NU00

digi image from Oddball Art called Monday Mornings Frazzled Fran Needs Her Coffee.

Next cut around the digi image, leaving a small border.
Attach to layer three.
Cut out one of the digi sentiments and attach to the cup using foam pads.

Layer six:
Using the flourish dies, cut two from blue card.
Attach both to the card base at the top right corner.
Using the flower die set, cut the large flower from white and blue card.
Cut the small flower from white card.
Matt and layer together and attach to the centre of the flourishes.
Next cut the small flower from blue and white card.
Matt and layer together and attach to the card base at the bottom left corner.
Add pearl beads to the centre of the flowers.

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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 using chameleon pens please have a look here:

Gaming Dude – Happy Birthday

Close To My Heart – Love Lives Here

I.T. Ian – Happy Birthday

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3 thoughts on “Frazzled Fran Needs Her Coffee”

  1. Ginny says:

    Fabulous card Ginny ♥
    My Blog As I do Rodos

  2. Elaine Stark says:

    Love your combo of blue papers. It’s a great image. Elaine

  3. Tinz says:

    Love this – it is amazing!!

    Hugz Tinz

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