Fun sketch today! I think mine morphed just a tad, though. I forgot the one long panel and my circle was so big, you wouldn't have seen it anyway, lol.
The images are brand new today from Our Daily Bread designs. I stamped the fishing boat scene and colored it w/ Copics, purposely leaving the sky a little streaky. I added some highlights w/ a white gel pen and die cut w/ a Spellbinders circle die. I added eyelets and little thread knots.
The net background was stamped tone on tone on the cobalt panel and 2 lg white eyelets and some tied white cord were added. The sentiment was cut out and I used a sm corner rounder on the ends. The finished card is 5.50 x 4.25.
Julia, your image is so vibrant and is set off so well with the deep blue. Oh, I just noticed the subtle netting in the background. Nice touch with the eyelets and cord. Overall, wonderful masculine card and perfect for Fathers Day.
------------------------------ "You simply will not be the same person two months from now after consciously giving thanks each day for the abundance that exists in your life. And you will have set in motion an ancient spiritual law: the more you have and are grateful for, the more will be given you" Sarah Ban Breathnach
Registered: October 21, 2010 Location: in the okanagan in b.c. canada Posts: 9792
Wed, May 01, 2013 @ 9:15 AM
WOW....AWESOME....your design and beautiful rich colors and sky....and even finished it off with boating accessories...LOVE, LOVE , LOVE it...TFS...perfect guy card...:0)
------------------------------ We as people are raindrops of colorful ink , falling down Crisp and Clear, each a different shade more vibrant then the last, but once we realize at the bottom of an endless abyss we all fall into the same inkpot forming one color, only then can we come together as one My son.
Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS Posts: 17930
Wed, May 01, 2013 @ 9:20 AM
Wow! This is just gorgeous! Your scene is beautifully colored and wonderfully embellished! Nice job, Julie!
------------------------------ 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: 17227
Wed, May 01, 2013 @ 9:36 AM
You really know how to make a card special..this is a wonderful Father's Day card! Those knots really caught my eye..that is so creative and I love the net bg paper and as always your images are beautifully colored!