When I was a little girl, my Grandmother had a picture of her Father in an oval frame that had a tassel on the bottom of it. I just loved that picture frame with that oh so wonderful tassel. I remembered all of that when I saw the HYCCT18 challenge to make a vintage card and the SC303 just seemed to be perfect. I don't know if I did vintage or Victorian (the frame was from the late 1800's) but I sure did enjoy remembering that picture frame!
I did the cracked glass technique and then gold embossed the edges of the 'picture'.
Thanks to Faith and Julie for great challenges.
Date: Friday, October 22, 2010 GMT Views: 963
Registered: September 12, 2007 Location: Wake Forest, NC Posts: 61619
Fri, Oct 22, 2010 @ 7:39 PM
What a wonderful childhood memory, Christine. You've taken something etched in your mind and recreated it with such elegance and yes vintage style. I love the tassel and I absolutely love the gold edge embossing.
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