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Sunday, 25 November 2012

One Stitch at a Time Challenge 141

This week at One Stitch at a Time, our challenge is to use fabric, ribbon or lace.

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This week, a made another Christmas card - this time using an image from Kaz Crafts called Wish Upon a Star.

I added the wording in Photoshop Elements, and set the image so that the star and wording printed in grey rather than black, while leaving the little girl to print darker. I coloured the girl with Promarkers, then added gold Glamour Dust to the star. I added further sparkle to the star with a Sakura Stardust pen, and used the same pen to add some sparkle to the text.

I cut the image using a Spellbinders die in my Wizard, and matted it using larger ovals from the of the same type.

The background uses some gold-printed vellum which I backed with white card, and I matted everything on red. To finish, I've used some gold ribbon at an angle to mirror the angle of the image oval.

I hope you can join us this week.

And, if you like this or any other image or paper available on the Stitchy Bear site, there's a 50% off sale for 24 hours starting tomorrow at 5am GMT. So, what are you waiting for?


I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:


Papelitos Challenge where anything goes,
Artistic Inspirations where anything goes,
Paper Playtime where anything goes,
The Paper Girls where the theme is Christmas,


6 comments:

Crafting Vicky said...

Totally gorgeous card. Love the ribbon and the way you have set it up sideways.

Hazel said...

A lovely Christmas card, Josephine, beautiful layout. Hazel x

CraftyGirl said...

Great image, ribbon and I love how you have the sentiment curving up.

TTFN,

CraftyGirl Your Sister OSAAT DT
craftygirlcardsandcrafts.blogspot.com

Unknown said...

This is gorgeous Josephine. I love the image and style of your card is so elegant xx

Inkypinkydelights said...

Lovely card Josephine, I like the placement of your ribbon. Hope you have had a good weekend too. Judy x

mum of two said...

What a great project! I love the beautiful gold ribbon. Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime! Hope to see you again soon :)

michelle
http://mumoftwoblog.blogspot.com

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