Our third challenge is to use dimensionals to create height and dimension on our card. I have been wanting to do one of these cards for a long time where the image is broken down in layers. This challenge gave me the reason to quit procrastinating!
My card base is saffron and the base image and 3 additional layers are all raised up on dimensionals.
The cutting of the layers was a bit fiddly but not difficult. I had stamped a "practice image" and drew lines where I wanted the layers. Then I stamped 4 good images (which of course required 7 or 8 tries!) and trimmed the edges so that all 4 were identically positioned. Then all I had to do was trim the edges according to my plan.
To get the images placed right where I wanted them, I did each layer with one dimensional first, then one by one placed the other dimensionals. It wasn't TOO bad...! Lastly, I placed the stack on the card base on dimensionals.
BTW, I did the color with watercolor pencils and brush.
Date: Monday, May 31, 2010 GMT Views: 2792
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Mon, May 31, 2010 @ 8:02 AM
Quiltzi!!! It's gorgeous! Love all those layers - not to mention how much I love that gorgeous pansy stamp!!! Beautiful card!
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Mon, May 31, 2010 @ 8:42 AM
Diane, this is absolutely gorgeous and b-e-a-u-t-i-f-u-l work. The layers are arranged perfectly and the coloring is outstanding. Yes, I love it!
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