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Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Under the daisy's mocking spell



It’s Wednesday Sketch challenge time over at the Outlawz and I have a card featuring another image from this month’s awesome sponsor, Oak Pond Creations, on my card, this is Georgia’s Daisies.


And the sketch this week.
 


I’ve flipped the sketch and added in some lace for my zig-zag elements as my ability to cut paper to that shape is rather limited.  I needed something to help me pull the whole card together, I’m not used to non-people images so I checked out the various challenges around to see what inspiration I could find.  Sweet Stampin’ had a beautiful photo up and it was just what I needed to direct my search for the perfect paper and embellies.  I’ve taken the soft lavender colours from the photo as my inspiration, including Smooching my butterfly embellies to soften up their colour.

I’ve also played along with the bingo card at Fussy and Fancy, as I had lace and a flower image I also added in some Fran-tage around my image to get my three in a row.  To help add interest to the card I’ve also made it a gate fold with the image the ‘latch’ or overlapping part.  As it a gate fold I’m also entering my card in the current challenge at Vandicrafts’ Artistry.

Hope to see you playing along over at the Outlawz for this week’s sketch challenge.

Ingredients:
Copics
G05, N1, R24, R29, R46, R59, R89, Y13, Y19, YG03, YG11
Chalks & Powders etc
Fran-tage Embossing Enamel ~ Shabby Pink
Pebbles Pearlescent Chalk ~ Lilac
Perfect Pearls ~ Forever Violet
Dies, SVGs & Templates etc
Spellbinders Nestabilities ~ Matting Basics
Embellishments
Pearl and Rhinestone Gem from stash
Inks & Paints etc
Smooch Sprtiz ~ Mixed Berries
Tim Holtz Distress Ink ~ Shaded Lilac
Papers
Kaisercraft Violet Crush ~ Mauve
Ribbons & Trims etc
Lace from stash
Stamps
Challenges



Thanks for stopping by!

2 comments:

Melissa Vandridge said...

I love the daisy image! Your card turned out lovely, great use of the lace on your background! Thank you for playing at Vandicrafts' Artistry Challenge!
Melissa - Vandicrafts

Chris said...

A sweet image, great layout and soft delicate colour choice add up to a lovely card! Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.
Chris
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