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Thursday, September 5, 2013

Nostalgic Black & White

This freebie image is from A Day for Daisies.  I selected a black and white setting for it, with a bit of color on the image.  Trends:  an old trend - Swiss Dots (Cuttlebug embossing folder) - I jumped on that trend early and have not looked back!  A new trend - Shape 'n Tape - this by Lifestyle crafts.  I recently got several sheets - I have not used it until today - I am sure I will use it a lot for strips like these - time will tell if I will make good use of the supply I acquired.  I also plan to use it for some delicate die cuts that are hard to glue.  I used pieces for the bg layers, and chalk pencils to color - with a bit of glitter pen for the leaves.
EDIT:  IRL her hat is grey and her face is flesh colored  - same as the hands- sorry this looks so bad on the screen!
Sketch:  http://www.jwscrapshack.blogspot.com/2013/08/ffc-15-its-sketch-time.html
Ruffles:  http://adayfordaisies.blogspot.com/search/label/challenges
Trends:  http://useittuesday.blogspot.com/
Any:  http://craftycalendarchallenge.blogspot.com/
Any:  http://www.hidinginmycraftroom.com/

5 comments:

  1. Ver nice. I like the colors. Thanks for playing at HIMCR.

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  2. Dorothy - absolutely beautiful - love how you have used the sketch. TFS and for joining us at Jo's for Funday Friday

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  3. Oh my goodness, how beautiful this card is!! I love your take on the sketch!! Thanks for joining us at Jo's FFC;-)

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  4. Great card! Thanks for playing along at UIT!

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  5. I love the black and white, it really makes your image pop! Glad you could join us in using your stash at Use It Tuesday!

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