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Friday, July 31, 2009

Just Magnolia and Friday sketchers

A rather tedious day today. I had the electrician come around to refit two extractor fans (pointless now we are moving. I then cleaned up his mess. Before I got around to crafting.
This card is made using two challenges Just Magnolia and Friday sketchers . I used the sketch by Jeanette at Friday sketchers isn't it fab. I used the theme distressing from Just Magnolia.
I colored my image using promarkers and then I used distress inks over the top to vintage it up a bit. I used a nail file on the edges and added some faux stitching. I also used my distress inks on the K&co design paper and used the nail file to distress the edges and the front. I then embossed some coredinations card and sanded it with the nail file.
Finally I added some lace ,a sentiment,shells.I also made a tag and added some flowers and a charm.
I had to laugh she looks like she is in a muddy pool rather than the crisp blue sea so this without intention became a humourous card.

15 comments:

Cathy said...

Gorgeous card Pascale. I love ther distressing and the image is coloured beautifully - not a muddy puddle... she is obviously playing with the sand with her foot!!!!
Have a good weekend,
Hugs
Cathy xx

Rach said...

a gorgeous card Pascale, you have done a brilliant job with the distressing. hugs rachxx

Vicky (Angeldrummer) said...

lovely adore the image beautifully coloured too x

Juls said...

just gorgeous! the little charm is perfect!

Kim Piggott said...

Oh wow so very sweet Pascale I totally love your cute image and your paper and detail are gorgeous!
hugs
kim x

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

How adorable!! What a really gorgeous card!! I love it!! :)

dolcreations said...

Tilda by the sea...she is just adorable. I love the distressing you did. You did a great job!
Christine

Mina said...

fabulous card Pascale, your distressing is perfect...thanks for joining in with the Just Magnolia challenge
Mina xxx

Lynda said...

Hi Pascale, this is one of my favourite Magnolia images and you've made a great card with her. Love the distressing too.

Lynda xxx

Jeanette said...

Wonderful card Pascale. That is one of my favorite Tilda images and you have showcased it so wonderfully!
Thanks for joining in at FS this week.
Hugs Jeanette

Nilla said...

So cute card and I like your distressing! Hugs Nilla

debbies said...

What a great job!

Bev said...

Such a fab card Pascale - love the delsih colours. Fab layout too. x

bastelkueken said...

>our card is perfect in all and so cute

Carolyn said...

I love your distressing. It almost looks like the sea behind Tilda.
Hugs xx
Carolyn