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Sunday, 30 April 2017

Keep it simple...

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I still struggle with this concept for card making.
Being into mixed media and doll making I am all
about the "detail", finding something new each time I
look at a piece.
With C & S it seems to be more about the immediate impact.

 I chose to use a slightly textured card stock
and added a faded green patterned paper
(Crafter's Companion Beatrix Potter cd)
 I made an embossed frame from the same
 white textured card as the base...
then used Bundled Sage DI and Pastel Beige Promarker to
add a little colour.
I coloured the man image and cut her out before 
gluing her onto the background...
Then it was just a matter of adding the frame
(on thin foam pads)
a bit of ribbon and a sentiment :D
...and that's about as C & S as I can manage lol

Enjoy  ;D XXX 

Entering the following Challenges;
Tuesday Throwdown # 340 Embossing

8 comments:

  1. Great composition, love the frame and the darker ribbon draws the eye straight into the image. Xxx

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  2. So very pretty! Your frame is wonderful! Hugs, Robin

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  3. So very sweet. Thanks for joining in the Paper Shelter Challenge this time. We hope to see you again soon.

    Hugs, Julie P
    The Paper Shelter DT

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  4. I really love that it looks like she's looking out of a window. The pose matches the look on her face.

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  5. Gina, Beautiful!!! Simply beautiful!!! Big Hugs!

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  6. Love the frame surrounding your little girl.
    Thanks for playing along at ATSM. :)

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  7. Very striking card, Gina - love it!

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