Friday, April 17, 2009

A Study in Sepia

A Good Friday everyone! This card is for Kellie's Magnolia Down Under Challenge #7.

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The theme for this challenge is from Debbie, and it's: Sepia.
This card certainly turned out quite different from what I saw in my head. I didn't mean to make Tilda stand out so much. I wanted to make the Tilda image blend into the background, like in an old photograph. But I simply don't have the right-colour markers--nothing to match the colours from the designer papers. This was the closest shade of brown I could find.
So this will have to do, hee hee.

I have the least number of brown-tone markers in my collection. Must buy more!!!

Almost the weekend. Yippee!! Won't have much time for cards though. Annual Sun Run. Volunteering with my sister. It's raining now--hope the sun will come out for those runners. Have a wonderful weekend!

Stamp: Magnolia #236 Farmer Tilda
DP: Magenta Daisies, Hot Off the Press Mixing Masculine papers


Kellie said...

WOW this is just stunning! I always love seeing your entries they are always mouth watering! Thanks so much for playing along with us again and I can't wait to see what you come up with next challenge!

Laurel said...

This is just wonderful! I love the colors that you chose!

Andrea, said...

Fabulous card, great colours and image. have a great weekend

Ila said...

Your card is Gorgeous!!...Fabulous coloring, colors and layout!! your tutorials on the flowers too!!...Hugs, Ila

Debbie Pamment said...

Yet again you haven't disappointed. It's the highlight of my week to see what you've done! I love the layout and the DPs you've used here - you have such a great eye. Another gorgeous creation!

Ramona Michaluk said...

Ooh Norma, love this card! What a fantastic entry for this week's challenge.
I like the way you've used all the different elements in your design.

Cheryl said...

Very, very cute!

Cheryl Joshua said...

Gorgeous,the DP is so pretty and the LO is fantastic!!! Tilda is coloured perfectly!
Thanks for joining the MDUC.

Linda said...

Oooh, I love the card!! Another AWESOME card you made!! I love everything about it. You sure do wonders. Tilda is coloured superbly.

Annika said...

What a sweet card, love your colouring, the lack of brown markers certainly doesn't show!

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