This week our recipient is Lynda, aka Hotwheels. She is a long time member of SplitCoast - using a wheel chair - hence her screen name Hotwheels! She enjoys doing what she can with cards, but needs assistance in carrying out her card ministry. So we are creating cards she can use to send to "her kids". This pre colored digi by Beccy seemed perfect!
I tried a couple of new techniques. I do not have stencil paste, but I read that Spackling paste mixed with chalk would work. Hubby had a rather dried up jar of paste, but I added a bit of water and powdered chalk - created a piece with a blue design. It seems to be holding up - looks rather like suede or flocking IRL - .see the corners and hearts. Oh, yes, the bg is inspired by Jenny at Frilly and Funky - but my attempt is far short of hers. I cut pieces of a number of scraps, then sprayed with Glimmer Mist.
See additional challenge entries here: http://cardsbydorothy.blogspot.com/2...hotwheels.html
Oh, yes, I think I get dessert - the inside verse is Psalm 115:15.
Date: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 GMT Views: 725
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Wed, Mar 12, 2014 @ 8:02 PM
LOL This image is so funny and cute!!! I don't see pantaloons like that too much! Really cool about the paste and chalk! Thank you for sharing that! This sounds like a wonderful texture and I bet whomever gets this will be running their fingers over it again and again! Fantastic card Dorothy!!!
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Fri, Mar 14, 2014 @ 3:36 PM
Dorothy, this is a super, fun card. Sure made me smile. Love that image and the layout. Love it! TFS
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