16 September, 2019

School Dreams

We hope you join us at INCY WINCY for this fortnight's challenge.  The theme is Back To School/Children.  See what the DT have been up to, and enter your work here:  incywincydesigns

Thanks to Little Blue Button Stamps for this image, get it here:  TEACHER CHARLIE.

Image: Little Blue Button Stamps
Coloured with Copics
Stencil: Tim Holtz
Border punch: Fiskars
Sentiment Stamp: Newtons Nook
Also Patterned paper, White Pigment Pen, gem, Distress Inks.
The little flower is a drop out from a diecut.

I copied the image into Word and enlarged it.  I printed it onto white card and cut it vertically to her head, then around her on the right side only, trimming the bottom to make it the right size for the card.  I also printed the image onto printer paper, cut it out and used it as a mask to stencil the left hand side of the image.  The patterned paper is a very large number page which I've had for a long time and never used, but was so suitable for this project.  Another piece of white card is punched, cut to shape and lightly inked, before stamping the sentiment.

Shared on challenges:
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addicted-to-stamps-177-for a lady/girl


kiwimeskreations said...

What a great card Carol - love how you have only partially cut the image and used the stencil for a contrasting background to the paper

crafty-stamper said...

Great card Carol love the image and love masking technique and stencilling
Carol x

Bunny said...

Cute back to school card. Love the apple on top of her books. Nice coloring. [Bunny]``

Dawn T said...

Gorgeous Carol. Lovely card.

Janette said...

Love that image Carol, great card.xx said...

Great card, and image which you've coloured really well. Like the sentiment too. Thanks for joining our challenge this month at Let's Craft and Create and good luck - Michelle DT x

Julie Odil said...

What a cute back-to-school card. Love your coloring. Thanks for joining us at the Colour Crazy Challenges this week. Julie O, DT member

The Craft Princess said...

Sweet card...perfect for someone's first day of school or even for a teacher. Beautiful done. Thank you so much for entering our challenge at Crafter's Castle this month....good luck :)
Hugs... Janie
Crafter's Castle

Darlene said...

Oh Carol, this is just adorable and fabulous coloring! GREAT job! Thanks so much for playing in our challenge at Addicted to Stamps!
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Margreet said...

Great card with an adorable image.
Thanks for joining the Back to School challenge at Bugaboo.
xxx Margreet DT


Wonderful card!
Thanks for playing at Crafty Creations Challenge.

Jolanda's Blog said...

Gorgeous card with lovely colours! Thanks for joining our challenge at Let’s Craft and Create Good luck and I hope you’ll join us next time again.
(DT member)