Monday, November 19, 2018

Reindeer Ornaments

Hello All,

For today I am sharing my card with Freshly Made Sketches and The Color Throwdown. I have noticed I work frequently with these two challenges. Anyway, here is my card for today, enjoy!

This card was inspired by the die cut deer. Making a card friendly shadowbox wasn't as hard as I thought. What challenged me is what goes around the card to accentuate the deer focal point. I thought the neutral whites were perfect. 

Above: The attention is obviously the deer and its ornaments. So I wanted to keep the rest of the card free from clutter. I chose a geometric white on white patterned paper. It adds interest but not enough to take away from the star of the show. Left/Below: The strings of ornaments were layered up between the layers of the deer. Dimension for sure! It looks like a mini shadowbox.  Right/Bottom: Due to the numerous layers of the deer I had to build up the sentiment on its left side. To do that, I die cut two craft foam pieces and sandwiched them under the sparkly silver die. The result, the sentiment was perfectly level. Phew!
  

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Thank you so much for stopping by and do appreciate you taking time out of your busy day to spend time with me. I hope you all have a fantastic day and lots of good crafting vibes headed your way.



4 comments:

Unknown said...

Fun shadowbox- love the deer and ornaments strings above. The background is perfect!! So happy you joined us at CTD!!

Jen Brum said...

What a pretty winter card! Love all of that white with the sparkle! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

Linda Callahan said...

Wow this is beautifully constructed! I love all the white with just the small pop of color! Glad you joined us at FMS!

Monika Reeck said...

You know what sweety
too much adorale in one card
the sentimnt is soo elegant
the deer and the geometric PP is great choice too
love this card
will walk around your blog
hope you like to see my card too sweety
hugs
Monika

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