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Friday, November 13, 2015

The Friday Mashup! Challenge #234: winter theme

The Friday Mashup! Challenge #234: winter theme

For my card I used Distress inks (cracked pistachio, broken china and hickory smoke).
I 'm not sure if they match exactly or  even a little  with pool and mint and slate.

I used the Tim Holtz Holiday knit stencil and inked cracked pistachio and broken china through it.
I then brushed on some turqoise Perfect Pearls to give the inked bits a lovely shine.

To make the banner I started with a lighter gray piece of cardstock, but then thought slate might be much darker, so I swiped hickory smoke over it. Dried it well with my heatgun and then used white embossing powder and the sentiment from Avery Elle (let is snow) for the sentiment.
I cut a fishtail end to it and mounted it with foamdots.
I've added a strip of slate ish colored glitter tape with stars to tie it all back together and for shimmer!.

I love glitter ;-)
used taperunner to add the "knitted" panel


For more information on the The Friday Mashup! Challenge #234: winter theme, see this




5 comments:

  1. I think the colors are just fine, great job! Love the stencil you used and the strip of glitter tape!

    Thanks for playing along with us at The Friday Mashup!

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  2. Such a striking design, just love your choice of colours!

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  3. Hi Maaike, Beautiful use of the colors, love the bold sentiment and the strip of glitter tape. Thanks for playing alone with The Friday Mashup! this week! Hugs Antonia

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  4. Love the stencil...reminds me of a Christmas sweater! Your colors are great too! Thanks for playing along at Friday Mashup!

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  5. Lovely card and a great print design. Thank you for joining us over at Friday Mashup.
    Hugs,
    Norma

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