April 13, 2010

Card no. 56 - Whiff of Joy Challenge no. 74 - Take Two

So, this is my second card using the same sketch from WOJ Challenge no. 74. Surprisingly I had time to finish two! cards. Yipeee.....

Anyways, I will be packing my craft room soon - yes, we are moving! :) so I want to get as much craft action as I can.

I used the sweet & simple DCWV papers (Linen Closet) - base & DP, a lot of Stickles (Stardust & Diamond). I used Whiff of Joy image, but I am not so sure about the coloring. I wanted to try to paint my new Distress Ink and then when it didn't turn out so well I tried to "hide" my bad paint job with some glitter ... not such a good idea :) I have A LOT to learn!
I embellished the card with some pearls from Michael's, Ribbon from Wal-Mart and Flowers by Prima. I used my MS Branch punch, Fiskars Border Punch and Brads by Making Memories.
DONE.

Let me know what I can do differently .... or recommend a tutorial... that be fabulous!!!

Thanks for stopping by...

The Front View

The Detail

The Inside View

4 comments:

Lotti said...

Lovely take on the sketch - sweet yet festive colours, lovely embellishments (I love the bow!), wonderful "balance" - Great card!

scrappyjan said...

oh wow you have done a fab job with this!!! BEAUTIFUL love the colors

Just wanted to stop and thank you for entering my blog candy. GOOD LUCK!
Hugs, Janiel

Mina said...

beautiful card Michaela...I love your touch of glitter on the image to match the papers, gorgeous
Mina xxx

Jorunn said...

Gorgeous card! Love the colors,and the WOJ image is adorable!!
Wonderful inside too!

hugs,
Jorunn

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