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Friday, 26 March 2010

Dimension



Morning Bloggers! Sunshine here at the moment so smiles all round!
I've made this card for 2 challenges today;
1. DP2 challenge#24 , a sketch by Cathy
2. Cute Card Thursday challenge#105, who would like some "Dimension" in our project.
The image I've used is called "Monique" from Mo's Digital Pencil, and I've coloured her with Copic Cioa markers. To get some dimension I put the image through my cutlebug with a jigsaw die (after colouring, trust me it makes sense) then cut her out as normal. When fixing to base card I set the puzzle pieces at different levels, some flat, some on 1mm pads. I think you can see the effect. I have aslso decoupaged some of the small anenome flowers on the triple border, though they are harder to spot. The anenome papers are from Dot's Heirloom paper book, but I don't know if they are still available, which is a shame as they are quite unusual and replicate Dot's original embroidary work.
Went scrapbooking last night at Craftden, haven't been for ages! Really enjoyed myself and will show project later when I manage to get a good photo. Any hints greatfully recieved as 12x12 layouts seam quite tricky to capture properly.
love as always Gina x x x

8 comments:

  1. Very nice! Love the flower paper. Thanks for joining us in Mo's Challenge this week.

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  2. hi Gina love your card and what a clever idea to raise up your image its great.I am also glad you had a great time scrapbooking too i keep meaning to start a small scrapbook myself but still i have not managed it yet.lol.
    good luck with the challenges hun xx

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  3. Gina its absolutely gorgeous my friend, but your work always is
    hugs June xxxxx

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  4. Great card Gina, love the dimension of the jigsaw and the embroidery on the paper looks real. :-) xx

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  5. What a great card you have created for the sketch challenge. Thanks for playing in the Mo's Challenge this week :)

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  6. gorgeous card, so love that image, many thanks for joining in the CCT challenge, hugs debx

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  7. Greetings from across the Pond Gina! Lovely card and great inspiration. Thanks for joining us at Mo's challenge this week!!

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  8. Your card is beautiful. We are so glad you joined us at Mo's this week..

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