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Thursday, May 28, 2015

Freshy Made Sketches # 188

There is a sketch up for the new Freshly Made Sketches.
I decided to do the partial die cutting again with a butterfly for my design.
Since I wanted a sympathy card, I wanted to keep it pretty simple.
I sponged on the background with some distress inks.
Here is the sketch and all the info for this challenge

Now that I look at it I think I need some sequins, so I think I will add those!
Thanks for taking a look!
This is my last full day with Linda...we have been having fun trying new techniques and playing with water brush pens.  It is always fun to be inspired by a good friend!

6 comments:

  1. What a beautiful card. I love the partial die cutting technique.

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  2. Very pretty, Colleen! Love the partial die cut with lovely background and sweet butterflies! Glad you had a great time crafting with your friend!:-)

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  3. I'm so glad you were able to combine the trip with a stay at Lin's, Colleen! I love imagining how much fun you two have when you're together! You certainly both have mega talent when it comes to your card art!! Hugs, Darnell

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  4. Beautiful card, Colleen! The background is so soft and dreamy and I love the look of the partial die-cutting. Thanks so much for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches.

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  5. You have really mastered the partial die cutting. This is so soft and pretty and makes a wonderful sympathy card, It is soothing.

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