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Thursday, 12 July 2012

One Layer Cards

Today I did the 'one layer cards' class of the Online Card Class course I am taking. I learnt a few techniques and then had a play to see what I could come up with it.

I decided to do a card inspired by this photo on Jay Gee's Nook challenge blog:




I just loved this photo when I saw it and, although the sparkle gem teeth really stand out, what caught my eye was the wooden medallion over the bed in the photo on the left top corner. I knew immediately that I wanted to make a card using my Mehndi Medallion stamp from PTI . This is what I came up with-inspired by the photo and using what I had learnt in the class:


And as I also used the 'Big and Bold' sentiment set from PTI I am going to enter again into the challenge at A Passion for Papertrey -they are being nice to us for the next 2 weeks with a 'anything goes' challenge and as so many of my products are from Papertrey I may well enter a third time!!

Fri-Eve is here so we are nearly hitting the weekend. Hope you have lots of plans......mine unfortunately include defrosting the freezer and supermarket shopping but I am going for a walk with a friend on Sunday, so not all bad.

Hubby is now stuck on the very sweaty London tube and is going to be super late so I am off to chill in the bath.....have a good evening crafty friends x

8 comments:

  1. This is lovely Sandie. Great take on the photo and I love the colours you have used. Thanks so much for joining us at Jay Gee's :)

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  2. Baseball is in our plans for tomorrow night! And a nice dinner out just got added to Saturday night with Pat's brother/wife. Looking forward to an adult night :)

    Don't you love that medallion set. So beautiful!

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  3. Fantastic work! I'm glad I'm not the only one hooked on PTI stuff! Sx

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  4. Such a pretty card, great take from the inspiration picture!!

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  5. Beautiful stamping - I hope you'll link up at 52 Card Pickup again this week!

    http://www.oldbackporch.com/2012/07/52-card-pickup-week-28.html

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  6. Beautiful medallions, Sandie. Love how you've stamped them slightly off the page. (Can't take my eyes off those medallions!)

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  7. The medallions are beautiful! Pretty card!

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