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Monday, 7 July 2014

Crafty Cardmakers and More Challenge 119

This time's challenge at Crafty Cardmakers and More has been set by my team mate, Julie, who's chosen the theme of 'Under the Sea'. To fit the challenge, your undersea theme must be a large part of the whole - not a little embellishment in the corner!

The theme made me immediately think of my Josephine Wall CD Rom, Enchanted Dreams. I've used it quite a lot, but haven't particularly used any of the sea image, so this was a great opporutnity!

These images are so beautifully detailed, that it always seems to be a shame to print them small. That inevitably leads to fairly simple designs because there isn't a lot of space left! In Photoshop Elements, I added one of the supplied embellishments to the image, and printed a second copy of it separately for layering. I created the background paper (again in PSE) using a sample from the image which I tiled.

I hope you can join us this time!

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

Papercrafting Challenges where anything goes,
Crafty Girls where anything goes.

4 comments:

Faith A at Daffodil Cards said...

I saw your DT card on Crafty Card Makers. It's such a long time since I have seen Josephine Wall's images and I just love them all. Thanks for making me remember them.

Your card is really beautiful.

Julie Reed said...

Lovely Josepine, gorgeous image
Julie x

Kim x said...

Fab card Josephine. I love the little 3d fish, and the colours are so rich.
hugs Kimx

wienerhoneymooners said...

Gorgeous!! So glad to have you joining us at Paper Crafting Challenges, we always LOVE seeing your creations!

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