I made this card for this week's Twisted Sister Challenge. Tater issued the challenge and she wanted us to make a beach card...with SAND, and no PINK on the card. Anyone is welcome to join in the challenge...Put TSC0809 in your keywords.
My card was made using a photograph that I took while on vacation several years ago. It was a dream vacation for me to make it to the West coast and I will probably never have the opportunity to do it again. So I am so very grateful to have some wonderful pictures and memories from the trip.
A friend took a photograph that I had and made into a pyramid sheet for me. I added two Jolee stickers on the card, the beach chair and seagull. I also added a dream sticker in the corner...I used a cuttlebug embossing folder on the bottom to hopefully look a little bit like sand.
Thank you for looking.
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Fri, Aug 09, 2013 @ 4:20 AM
Totally beautiful way to wrap up your memories!
------------------------------ Pat Smethers
"The Lord will guide you always; He will satisfy your needs in a sun scorched land and strengthen your frame. You will be like a well-watered garden." Isaiah 58:11
Two of you doing the same technique by chance! What are the odds. I love this. That chair and the sand are just a perfect element to add to the picture. I love the west coast and sometimes wish I never would have moved away but I love my home here too. Very pretty card and a great way to preserve your memories.
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Fri, Aug 09, 2013 @ 1:36 PM
Jill, sorry I am just getting here, bt I HAD to tell you how much I loved this card - neat way of "embossing " your photo!!! At first I thought you had 6 layers on there!! Which lighthouse was that - I have seen a LOT of lighthouses - they are one of my favorites things, and my DH and I used to go on trips just to see new ones!!!
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Thu, Aug 15, 2013 @ 6:27 AM
How awesome to get to the west coast; I've always wanted to do that too. I have family there. Jill I think you are just about the most creative person. Just look how you embellished this photo!!!! Awesome. I especially love how you extended the image of sand by using the EF!! I would never have thought of that and yet it is so perfect!!!!
------------------------------ Ich bin Klein. Mach mein Herze rein Soll niemand anderen drin wohnen Als Jesus allein. (I am little. Make my heart clean. Don't let anyone else live in it but Jesus alone.)