Monday, February 6, 2012

Papertrey Ink 5th Anniversary Day 2

Hello friends! We just lost Internet for some reason so I'm updating from my phone--never tried that before so please excuse any errors. So anyway, we are on to Day 2 of PTI's 5th anniversary celebration and the excitement definitely continues. Today we are to make a card using an image from the free download generously provided by Nichole (thank you!). I chose the cute 'Hello' image provided by Maile Belles--I love the graphic simplicity combined with a feel of motion:



No stamping, just that wonderful image printed on laser transparency and colored on the back with Copics. I used Text-Style 2009 Bitty Dot Basics and adhered it to white card stock, die-cut a round hole, and mounted the image behind the hole. Here is a side view so you can see the window:



Then I tacked down some of that wonderful vintage mini ricrac my Mom gave me, and finished off the card with a trio of buttons. Also chomped off the corners. Whew! I hope I get Internet back soon--typing on this tiny screen is the pits (I am NOT a texter!).

That's all for now, thanks for stopping by!

Cyndie

5 comments:

  1. LOVE this Cyndie (thanks for the polka dots *wink*!)! Love the cut out and colors. Fun combination of vintage rickrack with the more modern image. SPLENDID card!!

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  2. Love this colour combination, the grey really makes the yellow and red pop. As always terrific colouring.

    I am with you on the chevron thing, don't know why I don't like it, maybe it's all those hard edges. Our stamp choices must be very similar - a bit scary!

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  3. Awesome Cyndie, I love the colours that you chose. The yellow and orange rick rack just pop off the black polka dot.

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  4. This is absolutely incredible, Cyndie! I love the ric rac. ;)

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  5. Love the ric rac! great idea!

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