Saturday, 19 April 2014

Wowzers! That Demon is Huge!

Last night, the Guardian of Glitter and I set about exploring a museum that was said to house several occult exhibits. There were strange rumblings from the town’s folk of portals being opened from within the museum leading to otherworldly dimensions. Normally we don’t pay mind to gossip of the smallfolk, but we had received a raven from the Tower of Magi informing us that an ancient demon was said to be awakening and would appear through one of these portals in the museum. 
We crept through the dusty halls, holding our lightstones high to stave off the inky darkness, when we suddenly heard a crash from behind us. The Guardian of Glitter and I rushed in the direction of the sound and were quite surprised to see a colourful turtle with a bird upon its back. Why, it was the same bird that had hatched at the Guild Hall not too long ago! 

This card was created for the reminder about the Just Some Lines April challenge which is happening now. Our theme this month is “Think Spring”. Come play along using a JSL image for your chance to win!

I started by colouring the Just Some Lines “Turt ‘n Peep - Peep” image using Distress Markers and my Hydra Brush of watery wonders. Next I stamped the Unity “Stick With Me” itty bitty, coloured it with Distress Markers and cut it out to place over Turt and Peep. I cut out some flowers using the Art Philosophy cartridge and attached them with a brad. The sentiment on the bottom was stamped using the CAS-Ual Friday “Exclamations” set, earning me +55 bold XP points.

On the inside I stamped the top sentiment using the My Pink Stamper “Birthday Crazy” set and the bottom sentiment using the Crafty Secrets “Party Queen” set. I then used a Unity flower and inking it using Distress Markers, stamped it on the bottom.

I stamped the same flower on the envelope to make it all matchy-match.

These springtime friends will wander into the following challenges:

“Peep!” the bird cried. I lowered my lightstone in relief, but before I could laugh or wonder how the chick had even got to the museum, the turtle and the chick merged into one, growing to a height of fifteen feet! It was the Ancient One the Magi had warned us of! I drew my blade as Nikki cast a spell of protection around us. The battle to save this dimension had begun!

~ Guild Master Crystal ~


NormaJean said...

So Cute!!
Thank you for Joining us at Craftitude
Hugs DT Norma Jean

Desire Fourie said...

This is just so cheerful and colourful. Love the intro to the card.
Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

Sarah said...

Gorgeous fun card Crystal, love the cute image and fab bright colours. Thank you for sharing with us at Allsorts for our Birds & Feathers challenge x

Leikkaan Mervi said...

Fabulous card, beautiful details.
Thank you for sharing at Allsorts Challenge.
Sunny Easter greetings;-))m

brenda said...

What a super creation for our Birds and Feather theme, thanks so much for joining us at Allsorts challenge this week.

B x (Not sure if you entered my Grand Calibur candy here if not there is still time to do so)

Lydia said...

such a great project. Thank you so much for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps xx

Joanne said...

Cute, cute card! Such nice bright happy colors, and Spring looking for sure! Super job! Thanx for joining us at CC&CC. Hugs, Joanne

Debbie said...

Very cute. Thanks for playing along at AGOAC. x

Dangina Martinez said...

Simply Adorable! Thanks for joining in At Loves Rubber Stamps This Week!

Lin said...

Love all the patterns and colors going on in your card! Thanks for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

Donna said...

Fab fun card, thanks so much for entering the Craftitude Challenge - Good Luck!
Hugs Donna DT xx

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