21 April 2012

Astronaut Spinner card



The new challenge at Peachy Keen stamps is a colour inspiration challenge.  I knew exactly what to do as soon as I saw those colours - an astronaut slider card!  I love bright colours and this colour combo was perfect for this card.  Bright red, orange, yellow, blue and green - LOVE IT!

I used the Everyday Faces peachy keen stamp for his face - I use these stamps all the time.  They are my go-to stamps!

I have attempted a very short video (a whole 4 seconds!) to show you how the card works, however, our terrible internet connection drops in and out so it may mean that it doesn't work - but I have tried! My very obliging 5 year old held the card and made it spin for me - he thinks it's the most wonderful thing ever!  As for the video being in black and white...no it's not a creative feature that I thought would be effective, just my boys using my camera and accidentally fiddling with the settings...and I don't know how to change it back!

Hope it works!

video
Thanks for looking!


10 comments:

  1. This is amazing! Thanks for posting the video... to see it in action fabulous. Thank you so much for sharing your creation with Peachy Keen's Challenge.

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  2. very cute !!!! LOVE the spinner LOL !!! very imaginitive using the little space man ! lol ! Thanks so much for linking up with us at Peachy Keen this week !!!

    Michelle- DT
    www.scrappinwithmybug.com

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  3. I love the spinner card super cute!!! I haven't ever made one yet but may give it a try TFS.

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  4. Great card!I need to give this technique a try! TFS
    Liz

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  5. How cute! What a fun idea! Thanks so much for joining us at Peachy Keen this week!!!

    housesbuiltofcards@gmail.com
    www.housesbuiltofcards.blogspot.com

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  6. How incredibly adorable!! I Love the background paper with the paper doll!! Thanks For Playing with us @ PKS!!
    TFS!! Take Care!!
    Jennie @ http://earthyscrap.blogspot.com/

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  7. A-DOR-ABLE!!!! I love the spinning astronaut! What an AWESOME idea! IT turned out perfect! Hugs- Glora

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  8. This is so cute! Congrats! I'm a new follower.
    Jaren
    Purpleparadisecreations.blogspot.com

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  9. great card Carla, perfect idea using an astronaut, I agree with your son, it is the most wonderful thing ever, spinner cards are so fun, even for adults, LOL almost as fun as action wobbles, lmbo

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  10. whoops sry, I think I forgot to congratulate you on making top 3 at PK, that was my intention, but I got caught up in reading your post, lol anyway Congrats on top 3 peachy partner :)

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