Saturday 25 April 2009

Cute Card Thursday

The challenge this week at Cute Card Thursday is Getting Edgy- to distress the edges of your card, sew, sand. tear etc

Now for this I went for a nice subtle form of distressing- any of you who know Kath will have already seen this technique on her blog and she kindly put a link to the Hero Arts blog where you can see a great video of it.

I embossed swirls on my paper then used distress inks to create the colour effect. I also distressed the half flower that my gorjuss girlie is resting on.
I am glad someone is resting cause it isn't going to be me- still have those 21 dog cards to make, and a couple of others and some DT work to do and also promised myself I would do some painting- still not finished the hall, then I have to get my stuff ready for the dog show tomorrow..... no rest for the wicked then
Have a good weekend whatever you are up to


Jules said...

Hi Allison

Lovely card and colours.

I think those little "ticket" sentiments are great too. Where do those come from?

Sounds like you have lots to keep you busy!!!

Love Jules xx

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cats whiskers said...

My goodness you are going to be busy. I love this card the colours are perfect and that image is just gporjuss
Hugs Jacqui x

Deb said...

fabulous card! Many thanks for joining in the CCT challenge! Hope you are enjoying your weekend! Debx

Kath Stewart said...

gorgeous card the colour and your beautiful image...just reminded me I bought a book of those tickets at the where did I put them...enjoy the rest of your weekend
Hugs Kath xxxx

Tracey said...

Beautiful card :o)


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