I used the first method Dina talked about in her video applying black ink to my image with a water brush. This is also for the F4A challenge of using a pleat..I pleated my ribbon by folding and sewing down in the middle. My bg was made using my gelli plate.
Date: Friday, June 14, 2013 GMT Views: 850
Registered: February 5, 2007 Location: St. Louis, MO Posts: 54975
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 @ 10:22 AM
Polly, your trims on this card are EXQUISITE! I especially love that deeper lace. They really complement your fantastical image of the woman. A lovely and interesting(as in many elements to take in) card for both challenges.
Registered: May 31, 2008 Location: Seattle Posts: 14549
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 @ 12:36 PM
Ooh la la, this is beautiful! Gorgeous accents, as well.
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Registered: March 15, 2012 Location: Alabama Posts: 11907
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 @ 1:06 PM
Pol, your image is beautiful! That hat of hers is a dandy!!! Your trimmings of pleated plaid ribbon and the VERY pretty silver lace are perfect for such a fancy lady! I LOVE LOVE LOVE your gelli background!!! The pink with the gray and white look amazing!!! You are such an expert with that medium!!!
Registered: November 21, 2007 Location: Regina, SK Posts: 22650
Fri, Jun 14, 2013 @ 1:23 PM
What a great gelli background, Polly! Love the image you've used...great shading!
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