samedi 11 octobre 2014

A strange method



Cette image vient de chez The Paper Shelter... Je l'ai trouvée tellement amusante que j'ai voulu qu'elle soit la vedette absolue de la carte, avec un fond blanc et des embellissements au minimum. Le fond est juste embossé à froid. L'image est coloriée aux promarkers et la neige sur la cheminée est couverte de stickles, le ballon de glossy accents, l'image entière surélevée avec de l'adhésif 3D. Deux petits grelots (qui font réellement du bruit) viennent compléter la carte avec un peu de ficelle.

This image from The Paper Shelter is so funny that I wanted it to be the star of the card, with a white background and minimal embellishment. The background is embossed (with an embossing folder I don't own, that paper was part of a swap...), the image is colored with promarkers, the snow on the chimney is covered in stickles and the balloon in glossy accents. Just a bit of baker's twine and two tiny bells finish off this simple card.
I would like to submit my card to the following challenges : Addicted To Stamps (anything goes), Sweet Stampin' Christmas (snowflakes -- on the embossed background), Inspiration Destination (anything goes), Paper Pretties (clean and simple), Whimsy Stamps (anything goes), Artbymiran (anything goes), Delicious Doodles (Christmas in October), Pattie's Creations (embossing), Sister Act (anything goes).

12 commentaires:

  1. This is perfect for our current challenge “Embossing” at Pattie’s Creations. What a cute image too! Thanks for joining us!
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    Pattie ♥
    Artist
    at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge!

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  2. You are right. The image needs to be the center of attention. What a cute, fun image and you've showcased it so well with that embossed BG! Thanks for joining us for our current AG challenge. Hope to see you again and good luck!
    Ema
    Inspiration Destination - Owner

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  3. awww, he is so adorable. Love the balloon covered with GA too. Thanks so much for playing along at ATSM xx

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  4. Thanks for playing with us the challenge of Inspiration Destination!

    Good Luck and I hope see you again!

    Gr. Meggi DT.

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  5. Sympa ta carte! Thank you for playing at Christmas at Sweet Stampin'! Tracey x

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  6. Love this really cute image with the embossed background and shiny balloon! Really sweet Christmas card!
    So glad to have you with us this week at ATSM!

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  7. This is a beautiful creation with great details. Love the colours and embellishments. All the elements work so well together. It is perfect for our 16th ‘ANYTHING GOES’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Art by Miran Showcase DT Member}
    {Would love you to visit my blog and join my 1,000 Follower Give-Away. Thank you so much, if you have already entered, and good luck.}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  8. What a simple yet amazing card. Love it. Thanks for joining in at Art By Mi Ran challenges.

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  9. Super card. Can't work out if Santa is going down the chimney or coming back out again!

    Thanks for sharing at CASS.

    Susan

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    Réponses
    1. I had in mind he was going down, but you're right, we could imagine he's coming back out too!

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