I haven't made cards with a bunch of layers in a very long time, so this was a fun, but laborous card to make. LOL...
I started with a Marina Mist card base and added a layer of Patio Party dsp. (Aren't all those li'l hearts sweet?!) The I grabbed a scrap of Summer Smooches dsp for the next layer, wrapped it with 1/4" Whisper White Stitched Grosgrain Ribbon and added my two tags.
For the main panel, I colored my sky with a watercolor pencil and blended it with a Blender Pen for a gradual lightening of color. Over it I stamped the floral image with Jet Black StazOn ink and the ornamental image with Marina Mist. I then embellished it with those pretty Real Red flowers and Pearls.
TFL - Regina
Date: Friday, August 10, 2012 GMT Views: 2037
Registered: December 15, 2006 Location: my heart remains in France Posts: 21950
Fri, Aug 10, 2012 @ 4:30 PM
Very elegant flowers and silhouette!! Cool raindrops!!
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Registered: October 29, 2004 Location: Coos Bay, Oregon Posts: 21756
Fri, Aug 10, 2012 @ 5:25 PM
Regina, I find layers challenging too since I started doing so many CAS styled cards. Your card turned out just great. It was fun looking at all the different DSP's, colors, layers and embellishments. I esp. loved your punched red flowers on your silhouette image. Cool the way you added the punched green flowers for leaves. TFS
Registered: May 18, 2008 Location: Virginia Posts: 24351
Sun, Aug 12, 2012 @ 11:49 AM
Wow, the time it took to make this was well worth it. Your mixtures of stamps, layers and embellishments are over da top. I've had a long summer here, so far behind. Hope you'll forgive me if I can't comment on all your cards as you know what a fan I am of yours.
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