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Tuesday, 19 January 2016

A Tall Story

Bugaboo Day3, This one is about colour:



Lovely jungle colours to work with.  I coloured the giraffe with Reno pens.  The wine tree (...I wonder if it grows wine?) is double-layered with 3D foam between layers for dimension.  Edges of embossed cards are inked with toning colours; clouds are inked with white chalk ink (doesn't show up very well.. actually at all).
I like the way this fella is part of the scenery.


TicTacToe: the line is trees-diecuts-critters.

Digi image: Bugaboo
Tree die: Couture Creations
Cloud die: Memory Box
EF's: both Sizzix
Stamp: Hastings Arts Stamps

Shared on challenge:
http://catchthebugblog.blogspot.co.nz/2016/01/day-3-bugaboos-6th-birthday-bash-color.html
http://abc-challenge.blogspot.ca/2016/01/z-is-for-zero.html
http://lilpatchofcraftyfriends.blogspot.co.nz/2016/01/challenge-26.html
http://thatcraftplaceblog.blogspot.ca/2016/01/anything-goes-challenge-17th-of-january.htmlhttp://tictactoechallenge.blogspot.ru/2016/01/challenge-two.html

10 comments:

Cindy van Oorschot said...

What a sweet card love that little giraffe. Thanks for sharing with us at LPoCF challenge.
Cindy DT

Maxine D said...

What a gorgeous card Carol - your giraffe is perfect between the trees, and I love all your texture.
Blessings
Maxine

Pia S said...

I really like the scene you made for this giraffe, so cute and well designed!
Pia, Bugaboo DT

Jen Leeflang said...

The diecuts and embossing are super Great card for our theme! Thanks for celebrating our 6th Birthday with us at Bugaboo Stamps - we hope to see you join us every day. Good luck in the draw!
luv
Jen Leeflang
BUGABOO DT

Jenn Zeeb said...

Great Giraffe Card. Thanks for Partying with us at Catch The Bug

Jenn Zeeb
Bugaboo DT

Shannon McComb said...

Oh how sweet is that giraffe!! Love the texture in the background as well!
Thanks for joining us at Stamping Smile Designs tic-tac-toe challenge!!

Dwie lewe rączki said...

Lovely work. Thank you for joining our challenge at ABC Challenges.
Hope to see you again soon.
Hugs, Iwona

Nora N. said...

I LOVE this little scene you created with the giraffe. The textured background looks fabulous with the wonderful die cuts. Thanks for playing at Stamping Smiles Design Tic-Tac-Toe-Challenge.

Nora Noll
Stamping Smiles Design
Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge
Design Team Member
#ssdtictactoechallenge

Tracie Pond said...

Such a fun birthday card. I love all of the detail and cute giraffe.
Tracie Pond
Stamping Smiles Designs
Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge
#ssdtictactoechallenge
Design Team Member

Meighan Wheller said...

Super card. Love the layout and is perfect for our challenge at ABC. Thanks for sharing with us. Meighan DT