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Thursday, July 25, 2013

Anniversary in teal and ivory

I always need several anniversary cards at this time of year.  This image from Kitchen Sink works well - at least I think it is not too fussy.  The DP is a piece from my stash, and I used a bit of it for the butterfly - which is mounted on a solid teal base - IRL a bit of it shows to help highlight the dainty creature.  As for the ribbon - I layered teal satin over sheer pale teal.  I tried tying the bow with the two still layered, but they seemed to have a mind of their own and separated as I made the bow - but I decided that looked fine and was much less work!  Not sure why I even attempted this as I am rather ribbon/bow challenged.
Sketch:  http://cardcrafterscircle.blogspot.com/
Polka dots:  http://annabellestamps.blogspot.com/search/label/Challenges 
Ink - really the focal point:  http://crafts4eternity.blogspot.co.uk/

4 comments:

Amanda said...

Lovely card, thanks for joining us at C4E this week.
Love
Amanda

Sara S. said...

Very pretty! I love the color tones! Thanks for joining us at Card Crafter's Circle this week.

michele said...

Gorgeous! Thanks so much for sharing your creation with us at Crafts 4 Eternity. Hugs x

AnnaBelle Stamps Blog said...

Beautiful Dorothy! Love your bow!
TFS with us this week :)
Andrea