Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Vintage look





This card uses Mojo Monday sketch 483, which allowed me to use lots of snippets from a very old set of papers that still appeal to me. I followed the sketch pretty faithfully, just dropping the bow and adding a flower.  The sentiment is from Rubbernecker.  All the panels aside from the circles are outlined with paper piercing.
The ribbon is an ivory-colored crocheted lace. The flower looked to be made of muslin or a similar cotton, and I "dyed" it by using a SU Lavender Lace marker and wetting the flower with a watercolor brush. I just played with it until I got a look I liked.

This card is for these challenges:
Mojo Monday -- sketch 483
Double D -- lavender and lace
The Ribbon Girl -- any card
Pixie's Snippet Playground #267-- use snippets
Word Art Wednesday #268

9 comments:

  1. Great job on the sketch and great choice of designer papers! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘LAVENDER & LACE’ challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
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  2. Super card. GREAT sentiment, and rule to live by. pjs-projects.blogspot.com

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  3. This so very lovely! Thanks so much for playing along at Double D Challenges!!

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  4. Very pretty and a very nice sentiment! Thank you for joining our challenge at Double D.
    Diane DD DT

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  5. Such a lovely card with a beautiful sentiment. Thanks for joining us for Mojo Monday.

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  6. What a totally wonderful sentiment! Oh, my gosh, I love it. Nice job with the sketch AND with the Lavender and Lace. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Double D!

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  7. Great use of scraps! Everything looks so pretty together. Thanks for joining us at Mojo Monday!

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  8. Such lovely design and thoughtful use of scraps.Thanks for playing in the RIBBON GIRL card challenge and good luck.
    Hugs,
    Kaly

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  9. I really liked the color of the flower. It held the vintage looks of the rest of card.

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