SC274 – wow, this was a huge challenge for me, but i’m sticking with one of my creative goals this year to try the sketch challenges. i won’t admit how many hours i spent on this one or how many different combinations i tried. in the end, i left off the mats and decided it was time to either toss it or upload it, so here it is.
thanks for looking.
Date: Sunday, April 4, 2010 GMT Views: 422
Registered: June 10, 2007 Location: BC Posts: 44847
Sun, Apr 04, 2010 @ 1:46 PM
However long it took you to create it - it looks just great! What fabulous colouring on your image!! I love your panels!! I too struggle very much with sketches!!You've done wonderfully!!! Kudo's to you for hanging in there! :)
Registered: October 18, 2007 Location: My Craft Studio - Ontario, Canada Posts: 1034
Sun, Apr 04, 2010 @ 3:16 PM
I love your card! It is great - the colouring is fantastic. I have tried a couple of sketches in the past and it took me a while to get them done also. I have been away from my card making for a couple of months and now intend to get back into it. So stick with your sketches --- I have been told the more you do, the better you get and the easier you will find them to do.
Just wondering where in Ontario you are from?
Registered: April 18, 2009 Location: Boston suburbs, MA Posts: 14162
Sun, Apr 04, 2010 @ 6:38 PM
This is a fabulous take on the sketch, Linda!! Leaving off the layers was a good move for this card, I think. That is such a cute image and you painted it so beautifully!!! And the mulberry-ish background paper adds so much texture. I just love it!!! Super work :)
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