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Monday, May 19, 2008

Fun Purse

For today's SCS challenge, we had to make a purse from a 12x12 piece of DP. I had seen this done at Regionals last year, and it is a fun, cute project. I used my last piece of Porcelain Prints along with Blue Bayou, River Rock & Confetti Cream. I did mine a tiny little bit different than the tutorial: I put the folded-down contrast on the outside, and I made the fold at the bottom a little wider so it would stand up a bit better. The image is from Touch of Nature, stamped in Stazon and colored with Blue Bayou and Not Quite Navy with my aquapainter. I stamped around the butterfly with the fern stamp in River Rock; the band is also stamped with the fern in Blue Bayou. I added glitter to the wings and purse handles in Stitched Blue Bayou ribbon. Click on the photo for a closer view! TFL!!
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8 comments:

Tammy Hershberger said...

Oooh, LeAnne! This is go-jus! I just love blue and yellow together, and the glitter on the buttefly looks awesome! Great close-up picture of the detail!

My lifes inky escape and more said...

How pretty! I love it :)

Kim said...

Very pretty!

Ileana said...

Love ur colors they go together well... and you colored that butterfly just so perfect... TFS

Joanne said...

Just gorgeous! I love those colours, and your idea to turn the contrast to the outside.

Wendy said...

Very pretty, LeAnne!! Love the colors! Nice job!

peanutbee said...

These are AWESOME cards!!

I love the colors and softness on the double pocket card, and the diamond dust on the butterfly is GORGEOUS!!

Your pics look great too!

momtwocards said...

The card is soooo cute...so now there is another new thing to try. I love the embossing on the butterfly wings!
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