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Sunday, July 25, 2010

Smiling at the seashore


Good morning everyone!  I feel like I have been missing in action, but trying to get some challenges done.  I am working on some DTGD challenges and hope to post all of those this week, but for today, I have a card that covers two challenges, the City Crafter Challenge Blog #14(a sketch) and the Moxie Fab World (a graphics card, a real challenge for me because I don't think I do graphics, very seldom)
I started with this PTI paper from the Green Boutique and used some Inkadinkado seashore stamps that have graphics in them!  I really wanted to use these cool seashell toothpicks that I found at Anthropology a couple of weeks ago on sale (love the sale section) and I wrapped them with a narrow Japanese masking tape that I had.  The sketch from CityCrafters was perfect for these small stamps that I stamped in Memento Tux. black and coloured with my Copic markers.  I cut them out and layered them over a plain white square of cs and sandwiched the toothpicks in the center.  The sentiment is an old "Special Hostess/demonstrator" set from SU that I got when I was a demo several years ago.
That is it for my foray into the graphic design world...I know, don't quit my day job!
Have a great Sunday!
Thanks for taking a peek!
Chriss

6 comments:

  1. Very cool images, and I love those seashells toothpick, love anthropology too! Thanks for sharing it with us at CCCB!

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  2. This is so cute. The seashell toothpicks are very cool along with those images..Thanks for joining us at CCCB!

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  3. Such a lovely card!! thanks so much for joining us at CCCB!

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  4. What a fabulous design, Chriss...the little images look sooo awesome and how clever to add the toothpicks...what a great find!!!!

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  5. Hey Chriss! Thanks for entering the Let's Do Clean & Graphic Card Style challenge in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on the fun! :)

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