Today we were to put a dress on our card. Wasn't sure if I even had a dress stamp, so in between pools I did a ruff sketch of what I hope to put to paper when I got home. This would be much quicker then digging through all my stamps just to get started. hehe
We also have a new Queen today. It is Miss Boo. Jen you have a fabulous fun gallery. Enjoyed browsing through it. I chose this one to loosely case. Loved her snowman, but needed a dress so I changed the image. hehe
For my dress, I chose to make a paper doll dress. I remember back in the day, my sister would design these way cool dresses for her paper dolls. Should have had her design this one. hehe....brief card details....
Put a piece of metal repair tape on a panel of white card stock. Made a frame for it from scraps of white cs the I put pad to paper to color.
Stamped a Judith flower stub for the wall paper coloring with bic markers. Then I versamarked and clear ep'd them so I could sponge on sunshine yellow. Added a base board.
On separate cs, sketched the dress, colored with bic markers, cut out and put on the hanger in front of the mirror. Put this on a white card doodling edges.
Well, sorry for the long write up, just had a cup of Joe! hehe........have a great weekend! TFL :0)
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Date: Friday, December 30, 2011 GMT Views: 1393
Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS Posts: 16128
Fri, Dec 30, 2011 @ 4:16 PM
Cathy, a lovely card to honor our Queen this week! Love that cute little sundress!! Great polka dotted wall paper too!! Even you plugs have smiley faces...
------------------------------ 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: August 15, 2007 Location: Twin Cities MN Posts: 26983
Fri, Dec 30, 2011 @ 4:54 PM
I was a big fan of paper dolls..remember Betsy McCall? I love your paper doll dress complete with the paper tabs.Your background is adorable and so creative..love the mirror and the outlet...wow, always great detail on your cards!
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Sat, Dec 31, 2011 @ 8:23 AM
Wouldn't it be nice if we could just cut us out a paper dress and be good to go! But then I always worried about the backside of those paper dolls. It's kind of like those hospital gowns I suppose. Cute card.