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Sunday, 14 October 2012

Another week flies past....


 
Good afternoon everyone! I can't believe it's Sunday again already! -where DID last weeek go!
I've had a lovely lazy day today, playing about with inks and getting nice and messy! I wanted to make a card for this weeks Less is More challenge which is a one layer card -wings, and I didn't want to use butterflies(!!)  birds, fairies , angels, I wanted to make a card with a dragon for a change, so I made this one ... I had loads of fun , stamping, embossing masking, painting etc BUT it is impossible to get a decent photo!

The card is actually black, not dark blue, and I really love the sentiment - I think it's very sound advice!
Well after this, as I had time- and loads of stuff already spread all over the kitchen as well as my workroom (how can I make such a mess making one card???)- I made this one (back to the butterflies!!) The green panel was made using a mask, not a stamp, embossing and then inking through a hand cut acetate mask. Then I stamped the black butterfly twice (judiciously placed to cover the green inky fingerprint......) 
Better go and clear up the mess now! Have a good evening!
Chris
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Challenges entered:  LIM 89   one layer -wings
onestopcraftchallenge heat embossing
JUGS emboss resist

10 comments:

  1. Hola Chris, absolutely stunning dragon card, great embossing and colouring, gorgeous your dragon. Your butterflies card is beautiful too.
    Hugs from Palma

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  2. Love your dragon... another image that hadn't occurred to me... great stuff.
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  3. Great take on the wings theme with your dragon & I love the 2nd card as well.

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  4. Stunning card...love the gorgeous butterflies! Thanks so much for playing with us at Just Us Girls!

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  5. Great card, simple and very beautiful!
    Thank you for playing in our challenge OSCC,
    Hugs :-))

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  6. Stunning card and great idea from your part ...dragons are not often shown.
    The butterfly card is also superb!

    xx

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  7. What a terrific take on wings, a dragon
    Superb!
    Thank you very much
    mandi
    LIM

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  8. WoW! Chris I LOve this dragon! What FABulous colours too.
    Your embossing is Gorgeous!
    FABulous butterfly card....LOving your colours and like you say...
    Why stop at one card when you already have a mess he! he!
    Chrissyxx

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  9. Fabulous!

    Thanks for joining in at OSCC this week.

    Susan x

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  10. Wonderful effect with your embossing! Thanks for joining in with JUGS!

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