Our Challenge for you at ABC this week is ‘Z for Zoo’ We would like you to use and animal or animal print paper on your creation. I’ve chosen some sweet Magnolia stamps and some pretty SU DSP and created this pretty card:

abc zoo

My images are 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 and broom: E44, E43, E42, E40 clothes: C5, C3, C1, C00, W5, W3, W1, W00 elephant: C5, C3, C1, C00 I have added some texture to the elephant with my Cuttlebug Mosaic embossing folder

For a closer look:

abc zoo  closeup

The inside is decorated to match as seen here:

abc zoo  inside

And again:

abc zoo closeup inside

We are sponsored by the wonderful Pretty Little Ribbon Shop who will offer an awesome prize to the lucky Challenge winner so pop on over to ABC and have a look at the fabulous creations from the rest of the DT and why not have a try at our ‘Z for Zoo’ Challenge for a chance to win a terrific prize

One last look:

abc zoo  angle

The ABC Challenge is looking for some new members at the moment so please stop by and have a try at our DT Call. We’d love to see your wonderful works and who knows you might just be the next addition to our team!!

Stamps: Magnolia Tilda as Animal Keeper and Elephant, SU Tiny Tiny Sentiments and Whimsical Words
Paper: SU Big Top
Cardstock: SU Real Red and Whisper White
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, SU Real Red
Accessories: Nestabilities Floral Ovals, SU Designer Label Punch, Kaiser Pearls, SU Whisper White Satin Ribbon and Designer Brad, Cuttlebug Mosaic Embossing Folder

I will enter this card into the following Challenges:

CMC A Touch of Red ( Red used in elephant ears and Tildas cheeks)
Card Crafters Circle Black, White and One Other Colour
Crafty Ann”s  Black, White and One Other Colour
Southern Girls Ribbon
Divas by Design Anything Goes