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Tuesday, March 20, 2012

New Home


I really like this window die, but need to learn how to use it if the image is not quite the right size.  This is a bit too narrow as well as too long.  So I used a bit of the Martha Stewart trellis punch to create an edging - originally I thought of it as being like a fence around the fields - after I uploaded the card I realized I should have made curtains or drapes for the window!  Then, I ask you to use some imagination as I took liberties, and put some of the grapes and leaves on the window sill. This was also kind of a last minute thought.  Let me know what you think.
A card for a new home (the inside verse is a housewarming one):
/http://trimmiescraftchallenge.blogspot.com/
Dots and Stripes: http://www.dutchdare-cardchallenges.blogspot.com/
The sketch:  http://willowsketchiechallenge.blogspot.com/
And another favorite color - blue:  http://doyoustackup.blogspot.com/
Image: Stampendous
CS - blue, SU dp, DCWV light blue,
Poppy small Madison window die
Martha Stewart trellis punch
Pizzazz Aplenty teardrop pearls
Chalk pastel pencils - I have a small set and blended some green and yellow to vary the colors.
Shiny gel pen for the grapes

5 comments:

  1. A great card thanks for sharing this week with WSC, I love that window die and it all comes together well.

    Kelly x

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  2. Great card, love the view through the window!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Willow Sketchie this week, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

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  3. Ah this is lovely, thanks for playing on Willow Sketchie this week, Love Hazelxoxo

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  4. This is pretty, I love the scene through the window.
    Thank you for joining us at Willow Sketchie this week.
    Pauline
    x

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  5. Love the scene through the window.Super card.Thanks for joining us at Willow Sketchie Challenge.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

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