Sunday, 23 August 2015

Dinosaur Days

When this month's new stamp releases came out at Clearly Besotted, I knew I had to get the dinosaur ones as they reminded me so much of the favourite cuddly toys that my grown up daughters had when they were children. And as one of them celebrates a birthday very soon, I've used them to make a card for her. I'm sure it will bring back some happy memories!

As all the elements are separate stamps, there was a LOT of masking involved. I always have to stop and think before starting, to remind myself it's necessary to start at the very front and work back to the background!

I coloured it in using Promarkers, sticking to the bold, bright colours that remind me of those special toys. Maybe not authentic dinosaur colours, but then, these are no ordinary dinosaurs!

I'm entering this into the following challenges:

Alphabet Challenge - No Design Papers
AAA Cards - Mask (I used masking - lots and lots and LOTS of masking!)


  1. Hi Jane
    Wow! your dinosaur card is absolutely stunning and I am sure that your daughter will love it!!
    Eve xx

  2. This is absolutely amazing - I love the scene that you created with all the rocks and trees! So much masking but definitely worth it! Thanks so much for sharing with us at AAA Cards this week. Jill

  3. OMGEE this is such an adorable card! Great colors and wonderfully animated scene card. TFS Hugs, Kristina

  4. What a cute card. Love how you've rendered the Dino's, so colourful and just gorgeous! Lots of masking and I love it!

  5. Wow! What an awesome little dino scene Jane! Love it and a brilliant showcase of that CBS set... Need that on my wish list now! Superb masking and I'm so thrilled you linked up at AAA cards. Sarah x

  6. Sorry for taking so long to come and see your work.
    Great card! I love the cute image and the sentiment is fab!

    Thank you for joining us at the Alphabet Challenge Blog, I do hope you can join us again!



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