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Monday, 12 March 2018

Crafty Cardmakers Challenge 207

Our Challenge this fortnight is to Go Green. You can make anything you like so long as the predominant colour is green.



The background is one of the digital backgrounds from Crafts and Me, and I enhanced the centre  using a circular layer of pale green over the image and darkened the outer areas before printing. Then, I stamped some fairies and a toadstool (Clarity), and a sentiment and added some glitter pen (Crafter's Companion). The background was created with Crafter's Companion Glitter Pens as a watercolour wash and then embossed with one of their embossing folders. I inked the embossed areas and edge with Distress Ink. The ribbon and lace flower are from one of my ribbon boxes. (I really need to use ribbon more often!) All the ink used was in various shades of green even though it looks fairly black.

I hope you can join us!

4 comments:

Angela Radford said...

Hi Josephine, lovely card. Lots of lovely detail. Happy crafty week, Angela xXx

Glenda Atkins said...

Very beautiful, a lovely, lovely scene you created!
hugs
Glenda

Margaret Mifsud said...

Beautiful card Josephine!! Love the background image and the fairies! You have created such a lovely scene .. absolutely gorgeous!! Also love the way you highlighted the embossing! Makes it stand out beautifully!! Gorgeous work!! Have a fabulous day! x

Judy McKay said...

Beautiful card Josephine. Have a great creative week. Judy

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