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Monday, 21 May 2018

Crafty Cardmakers Challenge 212

Our theme for this fortnight is Things with Wings.

I decided to make a retirement card for my sister.

The image is from a Animal Spirit stamp called Hummingbird. I coloured the image with watercolour pencils before cutting it out. The background paper is from Dovecraft, and I've added a couple of die cuts from Spellbinders.

I used a scan of the coloured bird image to create an insert in Photoshop Elements.

I reversed the main image and added it, and a sentiment. Then I shrank the image and made a border top and bottom as you see. I added some yellow to match the bird's beak, and that's it.

I hope you can join us this time - I'm looking forward to seeing your Things with Wings!

4 comments:

Angela Radford said...

Hi Josephine, Angela here your team mate. Just wanted to say what a lovely card this is. Happy crafty week, Angela xXx

Judy McKay said...

Beautiful card. Have a creative week. Judy

julie_woolston said...

Fabulous card Josephine, love the image .
Hugs Julie xxxx

Glenda Atkins said...

Great card, love your design and the fab bird image. Have a wonderful week.
hugs
Glenda

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