This is another result of several happy accidents - but it's turned out to be one of my favourite cards ever. You can't see it in the photo but there is detailed gold EP sprinkled all over the leaves - the ink was a bit sticky so the powder stuck.
Date: Thursday, May 26, 2005 GMT Views: 802
Registered: March 15, 2005 Location: Iowa Posts: 7290
Fri, May 27, 2005 @ 4:37 AM
This is so cool,,, love the leaves and the color,,,, I bet it is really neat in real life with the sparkles.. dont you just love happy accidents..... TFS
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Fri, May 27, 2005 @ 5:00 AM
I really like this card. If i'd seen it in person I would have thought you did the embossing on purpose since I do that all the time. When you plan to do it and the powder has nothing to stick to just heat it from underneath. I also like the message layers and green watercolor look.
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Fri, May 27, 2005 @ 9:02 AM
I just love the leaves and the layering for the words. Isn't it funny how sometimes we try to design a card and it comes so difficult and looks so ho hum. Then something like this happens and it turns out tremendous! Into my inspiration file it goes.
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Fri, May 27, 2005 @ 10:27 AM
Wow, what a stunningly gorgeous card!! I love the colors, I love the everything!! All our mistakes should be so beautiful!