Monday, 15 October 2012

Last Card for the Inkspirational DT call

Now, Mynnette, I did this card last because it kind of scared me lol. I had NO idea what to do with this one. I hopped onto the internet and found a pic of an owl that I liked and went with the flow. I hope you like the cards I have created. I certainly have my fingers crossed :)
Ok, the next challenge for Mynnette's DT call was an Inspiration Photo.
And here is my card -

I started by using Basic Black cardstock for my base card. I found a pad of DP that was perfect for this challenge and decided to use one with grey and a flourish.
The owl, I found on the internet and printed him/her onto blender paper. I coloured it in pretty hard with my Basic Grey Stampin' Write marker and then sponged Whisper White ink all over.
When it came to adding some red, I decided to add little blobs of stickles over the flourish.
I created the sentiment and printed it onto blender paper and sponged it with Basic Black and Whisper White. The little gems in the corner added a little more red. I also added Yellow stickles to his/her eyes.

I wasn't too displeased with the outcome. In real life, the shadows are more obvious and it sparkles a little more than in the photo.

Thanks so much for looking! xx


4 comments:

  1. I posted this card from my laptop and have just logged in via my PC and the colours are very different!! I will try and take another photo in the morning and see if that makes any difference. The base card is BLACK and the DP is GREY lol.

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  2. Hi Kylie, no matter what the colors in real life are, I really like this card! Creative use of Stickles, the owl is great and the sentiment is funny! :) Best of luck with the DT call, I hope you make it to the team!

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  3. I love your owl card - he goes great with the paper and the flourish. I can relate to your problems with getting a good photo!
    Marina
    http://myperfectlifeuk.blogspot.co.uk/

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  4. Kylie, this is a GREAT take on the photo inspiration!!! LOVE the use of bling and your owl is fabulous! Thanks for joining in my DT call--good luck! I'll be letting you know via email if you're on it by the end of November! :)

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