Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Let’s Play Hide and Seek with Shopping Our Stash #184

If you are looking for my Clear it Out Tuesday Blog post scroll down or just click HERE.

The Crew at Shopping Our Stash wants you to play Hide and Seek for challenge # 184. We want to you to put a hidden element on or in your card or use a picture of someone playing hide and seek. I went through a long list of ideas for my Hide and Seek card and finally decided on one, you will have to scroll down to see what I’m hiding in my card.
I used one of the stamps I found in my Christmas Stocking wow was I surprised when I saw them. I have a lot of Stamping Bella stamps but not any uptown girls. This one is Claudia has a Candy. I used my favourite colour Purple and lots of it.  This is for a friend that also has loves purple and dragonflies. The die cuts are spellbinders Labels 8 and Decorative labels 8.  And now for my hidden element………..
Oh no not yet… here is a close up of the dragonfly and now the hidden element…….
My card is hiding a note pad. It is an easel note pad holder and I found the easy to follow tutorial HERE. I hope that works it’s a video link. There is a space on the back to put a sentiment.
Side look at how the note pad holder works, sorry I forgot to take a picture of the back where I stamped the sentiment.
Challenges I’m entering this in:
Simon Says Wednesday Use something new Simon Says Wednesday Use something new  Uptown girl stamp
Crafty Gals corner challenge #1 Anything Goes = blog hop  head over there and check them out they are brand new.
Design Team showcase Jan 11 to Jan 17
thanks for stopping by today and you know you want to play along with us at Shopping Our Stash.


Leslie Hanna said...

What a clever idea! I haven't seen an easel note pad before!

lauren bergold said...

oh WOW! now that is just sooooo BEYOND clever!!! you are so great at the engineering aspects! & again i say, "WOW" missus! :)

Lisa Mensing said...

Great idea. Love the purple with the image. So pretty. Thank you for sharing with us at CGC. Hope you join us again.

Donna said...

Barb that is gorgeous! I love the hidden note pad!! And of course I ADORE all that purple ;)

Chana Malkah said...

Barb, this is just too adoarable! The image is sweet and beautifully colored. I just love everything about this project...my kinda stuff!
Very nicely composed and executed.

Mandy said...

Gorgeous notepad holder Barbara! The image is so cute and I love the dies you've used.
Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
Mandy xx

Becca Cruger said...

This is soooo sweet and you've colored her up just lovely. Purple is my favorite color and you've used it to perfection!

Samantha A. said...

Barbara! Congratulations on your win at Crafty Gals!

Martina said...

love your creation <3

feel free to stop by my blog and enter my giveaway :)


xo, Martina

Lynn's Place said...

WTG lady on your win...and this project is sweet tfs

Tracy said...

Your note pad easel card is adorable.
I love those uptown girls.
I knew before you shared who you got the tutorial from that it was probably from Schell, she made one of these for my Honey. She is a sweetie

KT Fit Kitty said...

Hello, Barb! Cute image and the purple colour scheme looks wonderful! What a clever idea to conceal the note pad - I love this! I'm going to check out the tutorial!

Chris Dring said...

Barb! This is amazing! I was floored by your hidden element! A note pad! This is brilliant! Love that image and all the purple makes me happy! Well done lady!

Unknown said...

How adorable! Easel note card holder...will have to give that a try.

Thanks for entering Design Team Showcase.

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Design Team Showcase

Jessi Fogan said...

Oh genius! What a sweet darling image, love the little dragonfly charm too :)