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Friday, May 16, 2008


The Queen Lives, Long Live The Queen! This is for all 5 challenges for this week so far. Today's LIMITED SUPPLY - Alphabet Sentiment.Thursday's WAYS TO USE IT - Inchies.Wednesday's SKETCH CHALLENGE.Tuesday's COLOR CHALLENGE.Monday's TECHNIQUE LOVERS - Embossed Watercolor.The main image was stamped in Choc Chip Craft Ink on watercolor paper then heat embossed using clear detail EP and colored with SU watercolor crayons. I applied crystal effects to the headlights. This truck has been sitting in a yard for a long time so the windshield & windows are gone. I finally used my Wild West Alphabet and stamped the "D" then used my Making Memories tag maker for a 1 inch square tag. I used an alphabet I got from Wal-Mart years ago to finish spelling DAD. The card base is ruby red stamped with Crosshatch using ruby red. Hope you like it
Stamps: Thoughts of Father, Crosshatch
Paper: watercolor, ruby red, whtie, soft sky
Ink: soft sky, ruby red, chocolate chip craft
Accessories: Clear Detail Emblossing Powder, Ribbon, Making Memories sqare tag, crystal effects
Techniques: water coloring, heat embossing

1 comment:

Linsey said...

Holy smokes, woman! You deserve a special award of some sort for this beauty of 5 challenges rolled into one!! Crikey! I just adore that stamp and you've colored it so well--your inchies look super neat an dI love that it's a Fathers day card! Gorgeous red bg contrast and touch of soft blue ribbon! Amazing is just the beginning! wow, really terrific work, Neva! hugs!