Tuesday, 1 December 2015

Vintage Winter Birthday - PLUS great news!

Hi there,

It is the beginning of December (just in case you had not figured that out for yourselves), and I have a new challenge and a new technique in focus over on facebook. I have made a card that incorporates both the challenge and the technique. So here is my card:


There are two pictures because I couldn't get the picture steady without the flash, but you cannot see the butterfly properly with the flash. The image was found on google and can be found here - http://freevintagedigistamps.blogspot.co.uk/2013/01/free-digital-stamp-umbrella-hat-lady.html. I coloured the image with Promarkers - Polar Blue, Winter Berry and Icicle from the Winter Ltd Ed. and Cobalt Blue, Fuschia Pink, Arctic Blue, Pale Pink, Primrose and Lemon from Set 2. I used these colours to give a vintage, winter feel to the summery image. I then added peel-off's from the me-to-you range for the snowflakes on the image, and from my general stash for the sentiment and butterfly.

The Technique in Focus that this card uses is - THE RULE OF THIRDS. Please find more details at crafting techniques.

The challenge at Monthly Themes for Crafting is an inspiration photo this month:
I would also like to enter this card into the following challenges:
addicted to stamps #114 Anything Goes
alphabet challenge U-Under the weather
digi chooseday Winter Birthday
creative card crew 101 Cold Outside
CRAFT 339 Winter
LOC #106 Nothing square (image is rectangular)


GREAT NEWS
I have been accepted to become a DT member over at Creative Moments. This will be my first actual DT position and I am really looking forward to it :)

I will post later in the week with stitching updates and my finished Amigarumi bluebird - watch this space lol.

Hugz Tinz

7 comments:

  1. Thank you for sharing with LEFT OF CENTER! I think however we said no squares or rectangles...
    I must look at the Rule of Thirds...
    Susan
    DT for LOC!
    Calling All Crafters! – My personal Blog!

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  2. thank you so much for playing along with us at alphabet challenges!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

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  3. Oh what an elegant image, and coloured so beautifully! Thanks for the info about the Rule of Thirds, too, very useful! Thanks for joining in at CRAFT Challenge!

    love Mags B x

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  4. It's a beautiful card with a elegant vintage image.
    Thanks for joining us at ATSC.
    Greetings, Danoesja

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  5. Great card! Thank you for playing in the LOC challenge of no Rectangle or Square cards.
    Peace,
    KristyLee
    (LOC DT)

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  6. A fantastic make thank you for entering our challenge at Digi Choosday.
    Good luck
    Fiona GDT x

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  7. A great card - love your interpretation of our theme!

    Thanks for joining us at the Alphabet Challenge.

    Helen x

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