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Friday, 19 August 2011

St Luke's Charity card challenge

The theme this month for the St Luke's charity card challenge is "Oh I do like to be beside the seaside".
Now I don't possess any suitable stamps so I created a card using Craft Artist. The picture in the photo frame is a photo of the entrance to Dartmouth that I took and I used software to turn it into a pencil sketch so that I could give it a colour wash. I decoupaged the starfish and the shell and added some gingham ribbon.
This is a challenge that is well worth supporting, check out the link and also look at the amazing DT cards:)
Thanks for looking and please leave a comment they are much appreciated.

8 comments:

Aquarius said...

just right for the theme - nice to see CA being used for cards now and again

Craftilicious said...

What a creative way to enter our challenge - I love your little framed scene!
Thanks so much for joining us this month.
Tara (aka Craftilicious) x
St Luke's Charity Cards Challenge Founder

Stamps and Paper said...

Wow Val this is gorgeous...and created using CA..
Love your picture in the centre of your card and the ribbon effect down the side.
Thank you for once again supporting St Lukes Charity card challenge.

Anne

Meggymay said...

Wow, this is fantastic , love how you did the photo. Yvonne x

Debgem said...

I think your picture is fabulous - using your own picture and making it a sketch is a brilliant idea. Thanks for playing along with St Luke's Charity Card Challenge.

Karen said...

What a good idea to turn your photo into a pencil sketch - really effective.

Jenny said...

I love all the elements you've used on your card Valerie, it has a real scrapbook/collage feel :) Thanks for playing along with us at St Lukes this month, hope to see you again :)
Jenny x

Lynne said...

This is amazing and very creative. Thank you so much for joining us at St Lukes Charity Card Challenge.
Lynne xxx

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