Saturday, 5 December 2015

Graduation card

It's been a yeuchy wet and very windy day today as Storm Desmond passed by.  Definitely NOT an outdoorsy type of day, so we got our Christmas tree up and I also got a few special request cards made :)

I don't think I've ever made a proper grown-up Graduation card before!  I did struggle with this one a bit (think it was my jazzy DP that kinda threw me), but then I figured I didn't need to colour in my whole image and reckon it looks OK!

My image is an oldie from Taylored Expressions - coloured with watercolour pencils and clear gloss added to the windscreen and bumper.  Silver peel off letters and stars.  Lawn Fawn cloud die.



6 comments:

  1. Cool effect to color only the car and the driver/graduate in your image. It really draws the eye. I've really liked how you've been using that cloud die, too. It's perfect on this card!

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  2. Fabulous card Lynne.
    The weather has been the same here, Desmond is a very strong and rowdy boy!!!
    Jackie xx

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  3. Great grad card, Lynee! Love the image of him driving off in the car holding his diploma! Thanks for joining our gentleman challenge at Simon Says Stamp Monday challenge!

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  4. Fabulous, funky card Lynne I think you have done a fantastic job with the choice of both image and papers.
    hugs
    lorraine x

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  5. Love your water coloring it is beautiful. Thank you for joining us at ABC Challenge. Good luck and please join us again. It is a pleasure to see your lovely work!

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  6. Oh it looks really lovely. Thank you for joining us at ABC Challenge. hugs! Mojca

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