Quixotic Paperie Challenge Blog Challenge No. 19

Hey Guys, have you seen this week’s challenge over at Quixotic Paperie? Oh boy have we got a fun one for you this week. This week it is a:


The idea is that you CASE a card (i.e. use one of the DT Member’s design and layout) or do ‘In The Style Of…’ one of the DT members. Don’t forget to link to the card or person you are CASEing.

Well here is my CASEd card and I’ve CASEd this card from the fabulous Rowena Barnard. I’ve used the My Mind’s Eye Lil Robot papers and diecuts and Ro’s gorgeous design but I’ve also done a bit in the style of Ro with inking the papers and the dark stitching 🙂

The ickle robot and the sentiment is a die cut from the kit and they are just so fab, I love them to bits!

I’ve used my Cuttlebug and embossing folders to add some texture to the image background and to a strip of card covered with kitchen foil. The chipboard cogs were painted with acrylic paint and inked with greys and silvers.

Hope you are having a lovely long weekend

If you have a few moments you might want to check out the Clearance Section in Quixotic Paperie there are lots of fab bargains to be had! Perfect Easter Treat!



Image and PapersMy Mind’s Eye Lil Robot

Ink – Silver; charcoal; Distress inks; Polar blue

Usual Suspects – Paper trimmer; Silicone glue; Double-sided tape

Other – Kitchen foil; Cuttlebug; Embossing folder; Chipboard cogs; Acrylic paint; Sewing machine

Kim Dellow

Kim Dellow is an artist–designer–film-maker living the creative life in London, UK. She’s a freelance creative for the craft industry and others, and she loves to share her art-ventures on her blog.


  1. 3 April 2010 / 6:57 am

    Hi Kim,
    Fantastic card, lovely bright papers, thanks for the idea re the foil! i have just bought this embossing folder it's a great one for masculine cards x
    Suzie qx

  2. 3 April 2010 / 8:23 am

    Hi Kim,
    This is a wonderfully bright colourful card. It looks as though it took quite a bit of putting together. Great card.
    Fiona x

  3. 3 April 2010 / 10:55 am

    gorgeous!! Love the embossed detail!! It goes perfectly with the image!! Hugs Juls

  4. 3 April 2010 / 10:55 am

    Really super card Kim, great papers and love the texture.

    Nice graphics too, great!

    Keryn x

  5. 3 April 2010 / 12:23 pm

    This is amazing! Wow, loving everything about it.

  6. 3 April 2010 / 7:15 pm

    What a beautiful cards Kim,i love your images and colours.
    So gorgeous papers.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  7. 3 April 2010 / 8:28 pm

    Great fun card Kim and I'm just as impressed with your cropping – do tell your secret!
    x Michelle

  8. 3 April 2010 / 9:12 pm

    Super inspiring card – love it, i am inspired, love the design, the layout, the papers used, the combination. Totally gorgeous

  9. 4 April 2010 / 2:29 am

    Wow this card is awesome! Love the cogs and the fabulous colours. The layout rocks too
    love tasha xx

  10. 4 April 2010 / 10:35 am

    Hi Kim, what a lovely male/boy card, I know most little lads would love a card like that. With love and hugs Shirleyxxx

  11. 4 April 2010 / 4:21 pm

    A lovely male card Kim, just love the colours – in fact the whole creation! Liz x

  12. 4 April 2010 / 9:20 pm

    You make creating a male card look so easy!! Great job sweetie! Love how you used the kitchen foil, will have to remember that one. Thanks for the inspiration!

    Big Hugs, Naoual xx

  13. 5 April 2010 / 12:02 pm

    LOVE it! Thanks for CASEing me! I must get those robot papers! Love the embossing behind the robot-fab!

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