October 11, 2012

Apricot Memories

This peachy/apricot picture of carnations was printed on acetate which gives them a wonderful ethereal  look.  I've had it for awhile and finally used it for this card.  The card background was sprayed with Tattered Angels; love how you can blend colors seamlessly.  Upon that, I stamped and white-embossed a few collage elements.  I have an old French book that I use for text.  A white-washed sheet of the book was torn and sewn onto the front of the card.  The circles were die cut from previously spritzed  paper.  I used a chipboard circle under the clock to layer atop the die cuts.

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  1. Wow! I love the shabby chic look of this card. I haven't tried working with acetate paper but would love to try it out. Beautiful job and thank you for joining us at V's Sweet Challenge

  2. Lovely layers, many thanks for joining us at 365 Cards.

  3. What a beautiful shabby chic card!!! Looks so vintage-y, too!! Love the collage elements that you incorporated into your project--just gorgeous! Thanks for playing along with us at V's Sweet challenge! (:

  4. Melodious! So peaceful on eyes. Great job. Thanks for playing along with us @ 365 cards.


  5. What a beautiful and soft looking card! Thanks for playing with us at V's Sweet Ideas!


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