Thursday, March 6, 2008

Forever Friends Card






This is a flip open round card that I've made for a very good friend of mine. I've used various techniques in creating this card. I've tried my best to keep the colour pastel here. As most of you might have known, pastel are really not my cup of tea.
Here's are the techniques involved.
1. I've stenciled and masked some daisies to create the background of the card.
2. I've used the Chalkboard Technique to create the rose in the center.
3. I've used the Clear Embossing Effect technique to create the flourish on the right.
4. To add some some details, textures and dimensions to it, I've embossed on the word "Forever", used some dimensional stickers, add a ribbon with a metal small buckle, create a chipboard "friends"tag, add some fibers and doodled on it.

9 comments:

LaY hOoN said...

Beautiful as always :)

Stacey said...

oh wow this is so gorgeous!!!!

Colleen said...

Very soft and beautiful

inara said...

gorgeous!!!

Chriss Rollins said...

love your work,

adore your ATC's

thanx for sharing xx

chriss x

ceruleanblue said...

A really sweet card for your friend, and you've rocked the pastels!

What makes of stamps do you use? You always have such lovely designs in your work :)

Jenna Franklin said...

This is beautiful - just like everything you do!! I've tagged you on my blog and given you a little bloggy award as well - come for a visit!!

Pia said...

Everything you do is gorgeous! I wish I had your talent!

I wrote aboute you on my blog and recommented everyone to visit your blog!

Thank you for your kind comment on my LO "Aka"! It made my day!

Hope you have a great weekend!

Anonymous said...

Irene, pastels may not be your cup of tea, but when you work them, you work the well! :O) This card is beautiful, the recipent will love it I am sure! I love the rose and I will have to try that.. I LOVE the leafy jeweled piece going up the right side, it looks like watercolors! I also really like the white piece around the rose.. I love to clear emboss... this is beautiful! excuse my typing tonight.. it is aweful! :O) Nina

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