Friday, July 29, 2011

CAS Vintage Sailor Boy

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I got this digital image free from The Vintage Workshop and used it to make two super-duper quick cards recently.  I noticed that the waves were very similar to some of the papers from Cosmo Cricket’s Salt Air, so I pulled them out and went to work.  My first one was a thank you to my in-laws for our recent boat trip:

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The second was for my BIL’s birthday:

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Sometimes digital images don’t print out clearly, but this one was wonderful!  The colors are bright and saturated, and I just think this little vintage sailor is as cute as can be!  Both sentiments are from Cute & Curly.  Thanks for visiting today!

Wee Details:

  • Stamps:  Cute & Curly
  • Paper:  Whisper White, Basic Black, Salt Air by Cosmo Cricket
  • Ink:  Stazon Black
  • Acc:  Circle Punch, Black Brad

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13 comments:

  1. What a wonderful print! Digital images are great for those quick cards!

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  2. PERFECT matches! Not only the the Vintage print with the design paper, but the colors as well! They were made for each other. WAY TO GO!!

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  3. Like both cards but the image made a really great thank you.

    I will say again-I love Cassidy's cute and pretty clothes! Cute photo.

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  4. But WAIT!!! What's the URL to the digital image site???

    I print most of my decorative paper by searching free digital sites.

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  5. Fabulous card LeAnne. I've never done anything digital. Hmmmm got me thinking again. Have a wonderful weekend :-)

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  6. Both are so nice and quick. I'll be checking that Vintage Workshop! I can't get over how the papers matched so perfectly - amazing. Neat idea using your circle punch for the tag notch!

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  7. GREAT card!

    Cassidy looks so cute! 'Specially now that those OTHER teeth are coming in! LOL

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  8. Incredible cards! The image and the papers are perfect together. Hope you had a wonderful birthday. Hugs

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  9. Wonderful card. I always look at the Cosmo Cricket paper in the stores and never seem to find anything that I like, but this is wonderful. The stores that I have access to are AC Moore and Michael's and I think that they carry different papers. Love the picture of your grandaughter.

    Linda D.

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  10. Both cards are adorable! That little sailor is too cute NOT to use! I love all those pretty patterns, too. Look at little miss all pretty in pink,! Adorable outfit! :)

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  11. I just LOVE vintage images! The sailor boy was no exception. I appreciate the tip on the Vintage Workshop. Just got there today and added them to my favorites!!Thanks.

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