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Tuesday, January 14, 2014

FUSION card challenge

One of my new year's resolutions (in the card department) was to start a blog and to enter challenges.  Have the blog so now on with the challenges.  This is for the Fusion challenge.
I decided to try to combine both the sketch and the photo - although that orange is way out of my comfort zone - actually couldn't do it and had to tone it down a bit.  Otherwise, I loved the sketch and it was really fun to do.  Weaving the leaves in and out was a little fiddly, but otherwise pretty easy.

Paper: PTI soft stone, ocean tides; HA layering paper charcoal; pp from my scraps
Dies:  SSS leaves; PTI Take Three
Other: MME enamel dot; PTI twine

Thanks for looking. 

7 comments:

  1. Beautiful card, Betty! Love the soft colors and mix of patterns!

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  2. Love your over-reaching stem in the fun pattern Betty! How wonderful you started a blog to feature your creations! Thank you so much for playing with Fusion this week! hope to see you again!

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  3. Beautiful take on the challenge, Betty! Love your color combo and how you added just a touch of orange with the enamel dot...very clever and very pretty!

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  4. Lovely take on the Fusion Challenge - great combination of patterns and soft colours. Good to see you keeping your new year resolutions :)

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  5. Wonderful use of the sketch, Betty! Especially the touch of orange :)

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  6. It's lovely, Betty! Love the soft clean layers and the 'vining' of the leaves. You must know I'm dee-lighted to see you at FUSION...hope you're enjoying the new blog...I sure have enjoyed visiting you!

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  7. The leaves looks so pretty on your card. Thanks for playing along with us in the Fusion card challenge and hope to see you again.

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