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Tuesday, 17 April 2012

so much like my boy!


Hello!
This post is very late for me today as I have been running around today - a lot more than usual, taken doggy to the vets and have been given drugs for him, he fits in well with me at the moment! I made this card a few days ago and I love it... The stamp from Crafters Companion is coloured with my pro-markers and i love the detail that is picked up from the stamp when coloured. I have outlined the image in grey 1 to make it pop... Do you think it does??


I have then mounted the image on green and blue card and then again on to a top note of newspaper print on which I inked the edges... I then found the next stage very hard - I ripped the panels of card and used the background - I also did the same for the sentiment.
This is a very different card for me - but I am liking the effect!
thank you for taking the time to look 
Debbi x 

(not sure why the pic is the wrong way round - it shouldn't be!)

I will be entering this card in the following challenges - 
high hopes challenge - anything goes
use it tuesday - anything goes - the background card pieces are about 3yrs old!
cheerful stamp pad - antique - image of school boy 



8 comments:

  1. It's a fab card, I really like the image and your colouring is great. xx

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  2. it´s a nice boy´s card. Thx for playing papaerminutes.

    Hugs, Heike

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  3. Gorgeous card love your image and your papers. Thanks for joining us at CFM, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxxxx

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  4. Loving the effects you have created for this card, great ripping and tearing and the newspaper is a brilliant idea.

    Thank you for sharing your card with us all at Crafty Boots Challenges.

    Dionne

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  5. Great layering and lovely colouring! Thanks for joining us at TSG this week.

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  6. Adorable card! I love how you kept to the theme of Spring. Thanks for joining us at Cards For Men Challenge. I love seeing your creations. Good luck on the challenge.
    Hugs, Patricia

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  7. Lovely card. Great image and laying. Thanks for joining this week at There She Goes.

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  8. Really cute I told you it was a great stamp for you, having so many men in the house !! xx

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Thank You for taking the time to visit my blog... All your comments are appreciated - Happy Crafting... Hugs Debbi x