Our Challenge for you at Paper Play  this week is ‘Upcycle or Recycle’ I’ve chosen to recreate a gift bag which starts like this:

paper play upcycle before

I’ve added a variety of die cuts,flowers and lace and he very sweet Baby Edwin from Magnolia. This is what I came up with:

paper play upcycle 2

Edwin is stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black onto Copic Express Card and coloured with Copic Sketch Markers. The Copics used are as follows: skin: E11, E00, E000, R20 hair:  E44, E43, E42, E40 clothes: B05, B02, B01, B00, B0000, C5, C3, CC1, C00 I have added some Stickles to his crown for a sparkle effect

For a closer look:

paper play upcycle closeup 2

And another:

paper play upcycle closeup

We are sponsored by the wonderful Bunny Zoe Crafts who will offer an awesome prize to the lucky Challenge winner so pop on over to Paper Play and have a look at the fabulous creations from the rest of the DT and why not have a try at our ‘Recycle/Upcycle’ Challenge for a chance to win a terrific prize

One last look:

paper play upcycle angle

Stamps: Magnolia Baby Edwin, SU So happy For You
Paper: Purchased Gift Bag
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
Accessories: WOC Flowers, Swirl Dies from Marianne and Cheery Lynn, Memory Box Madera Corner,  Lace, Magnolia Doohickey Butterfly, Nestabilities Floral Oval

I will enter this card into the following Challenges:

Cards and More Anything Goes
Scrap Creations For Kids
Tammy’s Scrappin Corner Flowers
Lovely Hanglar or Sweet Magnolia Flowers