Wednesday, January 30, 2013

What's black and white and red all over?

365 Cards #27
      Unfortunately, I'm note sure kids these days even know or understand the traditional answer to my title. But today's answer is actually two sketch cards I did.  I used the same image ( a free digi from The Alley Way Stamps website) and the same papers, but they definitely are not the same card.  You'll notice I did a little doodling on the coffee cup image.
Retro Sketch 48
     The first card uses this week's sketch from 365 Cards, challenge #27. This is a vertical card. The white background is embossed in the swiss dot folder, to emphasize all the dots going on. I added dots to the image and used dotted organza ribbon as a little tab.
     The second card, the horizontal one, uses Retro Sketch challenge #48. The doodling on this is a little different -- I was going to doodle squiggles for the three little strips, but this patterned paper really matches the image and worked too perfectly. I used the organza ribbon again, this time tied onto a heart-shaped clip. There is piercing all around the edge of the red panel. The sentiment is straight off the computer printer.




6 comments:

  1. awesome card!! love the black and white with just a touch of color :)
    Thanks so much for joining us on 365 Cards this week

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  2. Love your twist to the title :). Love the image.. and black and white, with touch red is just elegant :)
    Thanks for joining us over at 365cards.

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  3. I heart all coffee cards!!! Great job. many thanks for joining us at 365 Cards.

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  4. Great take on the SSS sketch! very CAS!
    Thank you for playing along with us at 365 Cards!

    Cheers,
    DT Jenny
    http://cookieadventures.blogspot.sg/

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  5. Love your card, perfect for the sketch. Thanks for joining 365 Cards this week!

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  6. ahhhh SUPER cute!!! LOVE the image and great colors!!! thanks sooo much for playing along with 365 Cards!!

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