Saturday, 12 January 2013

Spotlight Technique

Good Morning,

 Oh my how much colder it has become and the forecast is for snow later this weekend or Monday brrrr, but on to today and time for a new challenge at My Time to Craft, this week we have as a challenge:


I have to admit I didn't know what this was but Shell put a link on for us to have a look at a tutorial, and if you too have not heard of it please take a look here

Image : Lavinia Stamps
Colouring Medium : Copics
Papers : From stash and magazine
Butterfly die : Cheery Lynn
Corner Die : Joy
Extras : Ribbon, sentiment, adhesive stones

Challenges Entered:

Brown Sugar Challenge - Butterflies
Fun with Shapes - Not a square card
Moving along with the Times - Floral Delights
Flutterby Wednesday - Anything Goes with a Fairy or Butterfly


  1. Beautiful the image and fab

  2. Wow beautiful work Pat. Have a lovely weekend cheers Sue N x

  3. Your spotlight feature is very effective Pat and that corners die element is extremely pretty.

    Hope you have a good weekend and keep warm.

    B x

  4. Great card hun, love the image & the layout is fab!

    Have a great weekend
    hugs shell xx

  5. Lovely, pretty card. I like the flower image. I think I might give this technique a try.
    Sarah-Jane xx

  6. Beautiful card Pat, I love this stamp and how effective it is "in the spotlight". Lovely layout papers and such a pretty corner die.
    Nicola -x-

  7. This is lovely Pay. What a beautiful stamp and it's perfect for the spotplight technique. A lovely design too.
    Beryl xx

  8. Hi Pat

    I've seen this technique before and you have nailed it - your card is gorgeous and I love it.

    Thank you for dropping by to see me and leaving me some very much appreciated comments.

    Enjoy the rest of your weekend.

    Ta ta for now.

    Hazel xx

  9. A real beautiful card Pat and love the image. great colour
    x catherine

  10. Wow Pat this is so beautiful, I have never tried this technique before but it looks fantastic so I may well give it ago, that image, the papers and design are super duper.
    lorraine x

  11. So beautiful Pat, love the spotlight technique...must give this a go sometime.
    Wendy xx

  12. Very nice card, thank you for playing along with Brown Sugar this week, we hope you decide to join us again!! Good Luck,
    Alice B.

  13. Have no idea how I missed that tutorial but I did so thanks a bunch for the link. Going to give it a try. I love this card Pat, the layers, the new technique, and your wonderful coloring. "Hugs"

  14. I love the spotlight technique. I am mentioning your post in my weekly roundup. Thanks for playing along in the Brown Sugar Challenge! Candice

  15. Pat this is really pretty, love the image and your colours and papers are so pretty.
    Kim xXx

  16. Very nice and so pretty! Such a fun technique! Thank you for playing along with my Flutter By Wednesday Challenge!

  17. great spotlight technique lovely card

  18. This is gorgeous Pat, I love your colours.
    Wedgie xxx

  19. Love these colors, Pat! Beautiful spotlight!

  20. gorgeous card, love the stamp image x

  21. Oh so beautiful -- you are talented! As you will be able to tell I am trying to do a little catching up!!


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Pat xx