Tuesday, July 5, 2011

PDCC 88 - Artistic Etchings

The Play Date Cafe Challenge #88 involves Red-ish/Orange...Yucky Yellow...Juniper  colours.  Lovely colour combo, for sure, but it took me a while to think of something particularly as I generally want to try something different.  That said, my cards always seem to look the same to me.  That said, a quick look at my cards in flipcard (or mosaic) view  shows that occasionally, I do come up with something a bit different (btw, if you use Blogger - you can also create a mosaic view - see how to here).

Right, better get posting as PDCC 88 is about to close!

Here's my entry this week.

Night-time here so this isn't the best shot. I tried a few but there's just too much shadow.  Oh well.

The deets:
stamps: Stampin Up Artistic Etchings
inks: SU Poppy Parade, Tempting Turquoise, Daffodil Delight

It's pretty CAS - lots of white space but that 3D "bauble" must make up for it, surely. ;)  Also, no sentiments as I intentionally wanted to keep this card blank.  Besides, I really couldn't find any sentiment (or font) that suited the style.  What would you suggest? Script? Small?  Where?

Cheers.

3 comments:

  1. I've just had exactly the same problem with lighting, it's difficult taking pics at night. Lovely card though! If I added a text (sometimes I don't, I think they are nice without) I would add something plain rather than scripty, above or below the ribbon, but I think it's great the way it is! Thanks for playing along with us at The Play Date Cafe!

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  2. Hi Malyn :) great way to use the colours with that 3d bauble... thanks for playing at the Play Date Cafe this week!

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  3. Great design and dimension, Malyn! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at The Play Date Cafe!

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