Saturday, January 23, 2016

First attempt at card-making...

So well this is my very first attempt at card-making of such sorts. I mixed decoupage technique with watercolours for the background of this card. Utilised a gorgeous washi tape I had with a couple of stamps (watch plus veil).
For the watch, I did not try to get a perfect imprint of the stamp. I wanted an uneven, broken, stamp effect. I think that looks really kewl sometimes. The top watch is dark and bold, while the bottom one is kind of like an after-effect of the top. Also, I have stamped the watch in bits all over the card to maintain the theme.

Lastly, I painted a golden border to accentuate the central themes further more.

Entered for the following:
Lulupu 2016 Recipe Challenge: Stamps (2) + Pattern Paper (0) + Washi Tape (1) + Flowers (6)
Lawnscaping Challenge: Watercolours
That Craft Place: Anything goes
Country View Challenges - Make your own background

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  1. Such a great Idea to combined a decoupage technique with watercolours, I love your background.Thanks for joining with Lulupu .
    Irma - DT Lulupu

  2. This is so beautiful - love all the texture! Thanks for playing with us at Lawnscaping, hugs, Karin

  3. Awesome card! I love the background! Thanks so much for playing the Lawnscaping Challenge!

  4. Well, that is pretty awesome for your first attempt at card making! Thanks for playing with us at Lawnscaping!

  5. Beautiful card and very wonderfully created background! Thank u for joining us at Lulupu, hope to see you again! :)
    Suchi - Lulupu DTxx

  6. Such a fab background! Loved how you have stamped the clock repeatedly! Thank you for joining us at Lulupu's Challenge #57! :)


  7. Beautiful background. Love the colours :)