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Friday, 23 November 2012

Delicious Doodles Challenge: Something That Flies




Hello, All

Today at Delicious Doodles the challenge theme is

 I have used the lovely digital art images
 and

There are loads of lovely Christmas Images in
Some brand new, some a little older; some traditional, some alternative but all brilliant quality and value for money. 
There are designs to suit every taste.

I printed both images onto digital card and coloured using Promarker pens. The landscape is coloured very subtly as it is already a lovely sketch and I did not want to obscure the original too much. Incidentally, that takes more time and patience not less!
I had decided to make it into an A4 landscape card so I framed it using Christmas themed backing card, in stronger shades of the colours I had used, from which I cut an apperture using a Spellbinders Grand Oval Die.

Once this was mounted I attached the lovely Robin Redbreast image, trimmed and mounted on foam pads to sit proud of the scene. I was rather pleased when I noticed his shadow  across the top right hand corner in my photograph.
I do hope you will join in our challenge this week and anyone using a Delicious Doodles image gets an extra entry in the draw.

I would like to enter this into the following challenges:

Crafty Creations Challenge #197 Christmas is Coming

Tanda Stamps Tanda Teaser 203: Anything Christmas

Christmas Anything Goes at The Crafty Bloggers Network

Wings at Tando Creative Challenge Blog

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Here is an ATC I made using the same theme.



I have used Mythical Pegasus  which is one of my favourite images by Teri and, while he is stunning, he also looks a little bit worn out so I have added some apt words by the Scots poet, Robert Garioch from his poem, Sisyphus. Whose bad day lasts for eternity.
  I printed him onto digital card and coloured with 
Promarker pens, then used a small Spellbinders label die to cut him out. I mounted this onto a Silver Mirri Board ATC I made using a left over piece from another project.
 
I would like to enter this into the 
Wicked Wednesday ATC  Challenge
where I had the good fortune to be drawn as random winner 
for last week's Thank You theme. This is my
make for this week's challenge:
Mythical Creatures.    

 Love and Peace,
Vee xx  

19 comments:

  1. Beautiful card's Vee I love the first one the scene is gorgeous and I love the little robin. Caroline xxx

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  2. Stunning Vee. Love the images xx Jan

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  3. oooooo, excellent makes hun! Yes, great shadow effect on the first one. Great when things like that happen ain't it? lol xxx

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  4. Stunning makes my love xxx the robin is lovely :)

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  5. beautiful card Vee and |I adore that ATC - stunning image xx

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  6. WOW! These are stunning Vee. I love the images you have used and your colouring is fabulous

    I hope you have a good weekend
    Hugs Sue

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  7. Beautiful card and ATC Vee. I love all the images and the dimension you've created with the card x

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  8. this is beautiful...have a super day!

    enjoy *~*

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  9. Gorgeous creations, I especially love the pegasus ATC! :) Thanks so much for joining us at Wicked Wednesday.

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  10. Both pieces are amazing, Vee. I am so thrilled to be working by your side! You are an inspiration.

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  11. You're right...Sisyphus does look worn out. Using the words from the poem are perfect for this Mythical Creatures creation! Thanks for playing along with us this week at Wicked Wednesday.
    :Dxx

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  12. Wonderful atc thanks for joining us at wicked Wednesday this week!

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  13. Hi Vee, stunning the 2 images are gorgeous.
    I love the village scene.
    Hugs
    Janet

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  14. Really stunning makes Vee, I love the images you have used, so beautiful
    Lindsay xx

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  15. OMGosh Vee this is so gorgeous, I just love the winter scene image you've used and your Robin is wonderful! Wow!
    hugs
    Glenda

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  16. Beautiful card! I love the bird on the branch. Fabulous image on the ATC. Thanks for joining the Tando challenge! =)

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  17. Beautiful images, love the snowy one and the wee robin is cute

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  18. They are both fabulous, Love the robin and i love the flying horse, Both different but both fabulous and I love them xxxxx

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Vee xx