Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Song in Your Heart

     The image on this card is from A Day for Daisies and I found it in my folder of images I had colored up but never actually made into a card or other project.  It just touched me and I decided that a nice monochromatic blue card would be perfect on this cold and rainy day.  It's obviously winter in the image because there are no leaves on the tree.  :-D


     I had already colored the image with my ProMarkers so I used a Bo Bunny die to cut it and the frame, then I mounted both of those on a lighter blue rectangle.  The background is cut from paper by DCWV using a Memory Box die.  I layered that onto a piece of navy blue CS and put that onto a card base.

     I decided that there was enough texture and visual detail with the die cuts, so all I added for embellishment were the feather and the flower.  The sentiment is my statement about being positive in all circumstances; despite rain and floods and dark skies, I find something positive in the fact that we've had rain in the midst of this horrible, five-year drought.  :-D

     Challenges:
613 Avenue Create
A Day for Daisies
Catch the Bug
Crafting from the Heart
Get Creative
Hiding in My Craft Room
Lemon Shortbread
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends
Unicorn

     Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie     

11 comments:

  1. This is fabulous, I love the frame and dies you have used. Gorgeous sweet image too.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  2. Beautiful.. Thank you for sharing it with us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends challenge #49.. Hope to see you again in our next challenge and Good Luck at the draw.. xx ~RoRa

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  3. Such a gorgeous image Connie! Really love the blue monochromatic colors and what a wonderful background die too! HUGS :)

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  4. Hi Connie this is a gorgeous card. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  5. Hi Connie I am back again this time to thank you for joining us at the Unicorn Challenge Blog for Challenge 17 “January Blues.” Hugs Jackie (DT)

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  6. Aww, this is so pretty and I love the feather addition. hugs, Teresa

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  7. Such a sweet and delicate image, Connie. Thanks for joining the January Anything Goes Challenge at Catch the Bug!

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  8. Don't ou just love it when you find these jewels in your stash? I think you did a wonderful job of using the image! Nice work! Thanks for sharing with us here at 613 Avenue Create!
    Hugz,
    Chana, Owner

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  9. Stunning make thanks for playing at Unicorn Challenge Blog lisa DT https://handmadewithlovebylisa.blogspot.co.uk/

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  10. Love the soft colors you used . Thanks for playing with our Two or More Layers Challenge this month on the ADFD Blog! Hugs, Cathy

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  11. Lovely card. Thanks for sharing at Get Creative and hope to see you again. Good luck.
    - Khushboo Gandhi, DT
    http://snowflakesandlilies.blogspot.in

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