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A Light Up Lawn Fawn Nessie Card – AND A Chibitronics GIVEAWAY!

IT’S THAT TIME AGAIN!! YAAAAY!

That’s right, its giveaway time!

I am so excited to say that Hungry Heffy Crafts are joining forces with the amazing Chibitronics again, to bring you another fun card making video, and a giveaway!

The wonderful gang over at Chibitronics create fun LED Circuit Stickers which make it possible to combine arts and craft with technology! Here are a few of my previous projects using the fun lights!

Light Up Fox Shaker Card I Lava You – Light Up Volcano Valentine’s Card

Little Pick Up – Multicoloured LED Light Up Truck 

Check out the full details on how you can enter this fabulous giveaway at the bottom of this post!

but first, let’s take a look at today’s card! The full video tutorial is at the top of this post, and can also be found on YouTube.

This card features the fun little Loch Ness Monster image from the Lawn Fawn Loveable Legends stamp set, and I have paired this up with some Lawn Fawn and Mama Elephant dies.

You will see from the video, that when making cards with Chibitronics, I like to build it in two layers – the circuit layer, and the design layer. I find this the easiest way to get the results I want.

In this card, I knew I wanted two lights – one white LED for the stars – and the Lawn Fawn snowy backdrop die was great for creating a night sky. I then used a yellow LED to create the glow of a full moon.

I kept the scene quite simple – using the stitched mountain border dies and stitched hillside border dies to create a landscape – with Loch Ness in the foreground! I used distress inks to add colour to my die cuts, and added a layer of blue vellum to the very front.

To make sure the yellow and white lights didn’t ‘pollute’ each others area, I used foam tape to separate these areas – you can see exactly what I mean in the video!  I also added black cardstock behind the night sky – this was because I only wanted the lights to shine through the little holes and not shine through the actual cardstock.

Here’s what it looks like when the lights are off! I think it is such fun! I like that the card looks clean and simple, but has some hidden pizzazz! I hope you like it too!

Now…

Thanks to our friends at Chibitronics, you too will have the chance to WIN A CHIBITRONICS STARTER KIT – this gives you everything you need to get started with building your own paper circuits, and making fun light up projects!

Here’s what you can do to enter! You can do any of the below, or a combination – multiple entries are allowed, and international applicants are welcome! (Although, please note that sometimes the post office can be funny about shipping batteries, so these may be removed from the kit, depending on the country postage rules) <3

  • Follow me @hungryheffy on Instagram, and add a comment on the giveaway post tagging a friend. Reposting will give you an extra entry.
  • Leave a comment on the YouTube Video for today’s project over at the Hungry Heffy YT channel
  • You can also leave a comment here on this Blog post

The giveaway will remain open until 30th April and the winner will be announced on May 1st 2017.

To find out more about Chibitronic products, distributors and to see lots of fun projects – head on over to their website at www.chibitronics.com. You can also follow them on Instagram at www.instagram.com/chibitronics

The great news is that I will be sharing even more Chibitronics tutorials and more giveaways in the future, so make sure you stay tuned!

GOOD LUCK! 

Happy Crafting!

Lesley

xx

{ 33 comments… add one }
  • meghan April 16, 2017, 1:40 pm

    Love this card especially when it lights up! thanks for a chance to win!

  • Lesley Dickson April 16, 2017, 1:55 pm

    Great fun! Thank you for the chance to win. 🙂

  • Tamara Haverkamp April 16, 2017, 1:56 pm

    Thank you for this awesome giveaway love your work!! And this card is so amazing love the background with the stars

  • Margaret Brown Smith April 16, 2017, 3:10 pm

    Thanks for the tutorial. I’ve been really interested in the light up cards and how to do them!

  • Polychrome Papercraft April 16, 2017, 3:52 pm

    Lovely card and great tutorial! Thank you for the chance to win!

  • Cynthia April 16, 2017, 3:54 pm

    This card is amazing! Love it when chibitronics is used in a card, it makes it so special. Would love to try chibitronics out <3

  • Sheila Ironside April 16, 2017, 4:02 pm

    I would love to try these lights! So cool. Love your little ‘Nessie’. Thanks

  • Dena Cottrell April 16, 2017, 5:01 pm

    Very cute card. All your light up cards are adorable.

  • Denise Bryant April 16, 2017, 7:49 pm

    What a darling card! I love the way the stars and moon light up on your cute scene! Love the mountains and night sky!

  • Amy L. April 16, 2017, 8:04 pm

    Great cards! Thanks for the opportunity to win this kit

  • Sara Folker April 16, 2017, 8:43 pm

    Your card is adorable and so much fun! I love the interactive cards, and have been wanting to try this technique sometime. Great job!

  • Frances Alfaro April 16, 2017, 8:55 pm

    I love this fun element of adding lights to a card. I especially like how the sky shines with the moon. So cool!

  • Laura Leis April 16, 2017, 8:57 pm

    I love the use of electronics! Thanks for sharing and for the giveaway!

  • Janet Ingraham April 16, 2017, 9:10 pm

    Thank you for sharing how you use your lights. So cute.

  • Barbara Ghigliotty April 16, 2017, 10:44 pm

    Another fun project and wonderful tutorial! LOVE your sweet card, too!

  • Jody Dorman April 16, 2017, 11:08 pm

    Thank you so much for the wonderful tutorials and the opportunity to possibly try these light! Love it!

  • Stacey Graves April 17, 2017, 12:24 am

    Absolutely adorable. I would love a chance to use Chibitronics. Thank you for the share and chance to win <3

  • Debbie April 17, 2017, 4:51 am

    What a cute card. I didn’t know that you could diffuse the light like that for the starry sky. I will have to try that.

  • Emily Daniels April 17, 2017, 12:44 pm

    I really love how you did the water on this card! It looks awesome 🙂

  • Kara Hopkins April 17, 2017, 3:01 pm

    Thanks for showing us how to use these and making that adorable card!!

  • Penny Nesbitt April 17, 2017, 11:39 pm

    WOW !What a super cute card. I want to make one. Thanks for the wonderful tutorial and the chance to win.

  • D.Ann C April 18, 2017, 2:44 pm

    This darling card is DINOMITE! I have long wanted to try these lights!!

  • Tracy April 20, 2017, 4:15 am

    Hi Lesley,
    Thank you for sharing your beautiful cards and inspiring us all. I am anxious to try the chibitronics and have quite a few ideas rattling around in my head.
    Take care
    Tracy

  • Nicola April 20, 2017, 6:40 am

    Hi Lesley, I’ve been watching your tutorial videos on you tube and love your cards. What a fantastic offer from you and chibitronics, thank you for the chance to win this wonderful addition to our crafting stash. I would love to try them. Have a great crafty day!

  • Julie Richardson April 20, 2017, 4:31 pm

    oooo something new to play with. Thanks for the chance to win. Good luck to everyone

  • Mary H Davis April 21, 2017, 1:50 am

    I have wanted to try this for sometime so I would love to win this.

  • Jane Willis April 21, 2017, 11:05 am

    What a gorgeous idea, this would really add an extra dimension to my card making, especially at Christmas
    Jane

  • Aroa Cristiano April 21, 2017, 6:15 pm

    I just saw the video and this is fantastic!

  • BunnyD April 23, 2017, 5:56 pm

    I love how you did the 2 colours of light! Thanks for the foam tape tip. Love your lava card. I’ve been next to one at night and they do glow like that! Super fun giveaway! Thanks so much!

  • Jody Dorman April 23, 2017, 9:01 pm

    Love this card! Great giveaway! Nessie is so cute!

  • Carol peh April 27, 2017, 5:22 am

    Love all cards which use Chibitronics. Hope to win.

  • Julie Henderson April 29, 2017, 1:29 pm

    looks great

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