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Sunday, October 21, 2012

Blue Without You - OWH Sketch #143

Hi Y'all!!!!

I have been busy trying to rearrange and reorganize my craft room. Parts of it are reorganized. The rest .... well, we won't talk about that.    I have been making OWH cards too; just not blogging.

I really like the OWH Sketch today and I have several ideas rattling around in the creative side of my brain.  {smile}

I have been trying to come up with a way to use the sentiment "blue without you".  I saw a card in a magazine which had a tree with blue leaves and that sentiment. It was cute, but I wanted to come up with something different. Today's sketch helped me create this design.

Chain of Hearts - Blue Without You

Before adhering everything, I tried the layout with a layer of blue behind the white embossed layer.  I liked it better without that blue layer.   I will probably do one of these with shades of red, or red to pink, with a love sentiment also.

Punch:  EK Success Chain of Hearts
Embossing Folder: Darice Heart
Sentiment: Computer generated with Harlow font

8 comments:

  1. Very nice card. I love your selection of cardstock and the gradation effect.

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  2. aaawwwhhh...sweet& gorgeous! Great job using the sketch! Love that sentiment...I have seen it used with crayons if that helps you.

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  3. Susan, that's beautiful! Love the blues & white, as well as the chain of hearts! Perfect!

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  4. So pretty, I love how the embossing complements the punches! TFS!

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  5. WOW, fabulous. I love that embossing folder and your punch also. I'll bet it looked nice with the blue layer, but I love it this way - just enough color.

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  6. Susan, this is gorgeous! I love how the embossing folder and punch go so well together. The shades of blue really pop from the all white, and the sentiment is perfect.

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  7. Great use of the sentiment - especially with the shades of blue!

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  8. Beautiful card, Susan! Love the ombre effect of the shades of blue. Thanks for joining us in this week's OWH Stars & Stamps Sketch Challenge!

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