This card is for the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge which has just started this week...you can find it here: http://priscillastyles.blogspot.com/
I love this challenge and will be playing each week....check it out, they have an amzing BLOG Candy for the opening challenge.
I have used a retired set that I was generously given by my SU and Friend Ann....the only payment she required was a card made with it...so here is it. Actaully I have made two the same as it is my brother's birthday in July and he has a yacht, infact lives on it with his dog, Dennis, who is amazingly similar to Scooby Doo...they are a funny pair together - add living on a yacht into that equation and the stress and laughs never stop. My brother will love this card!
I chalked the image and sponged around the edges, layering it onto embossed CS. The corners are torn embossed CS, I set eyelets and tied some twine/jute through them and lastly added an embossed sentiment....see how good I am, I even added some 'sea spray' around the sentiment....okay...that is from the embossing powder...I even used an embossing powder, I am not sure why it went like that....if you know..please PM me...but for the purpose of this card we will call it 'sea spray' as it is also for the Limited Supply Challenge which is all about seaside...so my 'srtistic licence' is fully in play!! LOL!!
Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS Posts: 16128
Sat, May 16, 2009 @ 6:59 AM
Wonderful card. Thank you so much for your support for MMSC. You are a great cheerleader. We really appreciate it.
------------------------------ Phyllis Young at heart, slightly older in other parts. We really never grow up, we just learn how to act in public!! What if you woke up today with only what you had thanked God for yesterday??
Registered: November 7, 2006 Location: Willamette Valley Oregon Posts: 23622
Sat, May 16, 2009 @ 11:10 PM
what a winner this card is, Linda, and I certainly hope you are the winner of that generous blog candy. Love the land and ocean you have created. Fabulous texture with your photo corners...your DB is sure to like this! Awesome, awesome card
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Registered: May 18, 2008 Location: Virginia Posts: 24439
Sun, May 17, 2009 @ 3:41 PM
Linda, you've done it again. Another Linda creation full of marvelous details. Love the torn corners with the ef, the image, the compass - it really is a great masculine card. Love the addition of the twine too!! I know your brother will love the card! TFS!
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