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Sunday, 1 June 2014

One Stitch at a Time Challenge 215

This week at One Stitch at a Time, the challenge is 'boy-ish', and we're sponsored by:

This week, I got to choose from the fabulous selection of Delicious Doodles images and decided on one called 'Sunset at Sea'.

Isn't that a gorgeous image? And it gave me ample chance to use lots of glorious colours which is always a bonus as far as I'm concerned. It's not specifically 'boyish' but it's not 'girlish' either, and I'm going to send it to my son for his birthday.

The image is coloured with a mix of Promarkers and Flexmarkers. The background is one of those supplied with my version of Photoshop Elements, and I've finished off with some shaped seashells which came from a CD I've had for ages called the Crafty Image Emporium which is full of images which are no longer copyright protected. I used my flower-shaping tools to add to their texture, scoring on the right side with a narrow tool and then on the opposite side with a much wider one.

I hope you can join us this week.

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

Crafty Catz where anything goes,
Jellypark where they want 'bold and bright',
Sister Act where anything goes,
Crafty Girls where anything goes,
Addicted to Stamps and More where they want us to 'make your mark',
Inky Impressions where anything goes,
Simon Says Stamp where anything goes,
Fan-Tastic Tuesday where anything goes,
Party Time Tuesday where anything goes,
Pink Elephant where anything goes.

8 comments:

Mimi said...

This is just stunning Josephine, the gorgeous backing paper and then with the digi picking up the same colours with the addition of the pinks and yellows is striking. Got to be a winner, it is in my book :) :) :) Hugs Jane xxxxx

monikaskinner said...

This is stunning. Love the Sunset by the Sea image and how you coloured it so beautifully. Great background too. Thanks for joining us at ATSM this week. Monika

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

Fabulous card Josephine thank you for joining us this week at Crafty Catz
hugs Dianne xx (DT)

Nance E Salkeld said...

Beautiful card. Love how you colored the image. Thanks for sharing it at The Pink Elephant Challenge. Nance, DT

Melissa Bove (SCS ~ Melissa1872) said...

Beautiful! Love that gorgeous image! Fabulous coloring!!

Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!

hugs...
Melissa

Danielle Vincent said...

Oh yes...that is a gorgeous image and you've chosen the most beautiful color combo for it. Almost feel like I'm there. Thanks so much for joining us this week at ATSM.

Alycia said...

What a great card! Thank you so much for joining us at Sister Act!
-Alycia

claire keay said...

Thank you for playing along with our challenge at Jellypark - beautiful colours, just came home from a beach holiday and this makes me want to go back! x

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