Thursday, September 10, 2020

Chalky

 Hello Everyone,

Today I am playing along with The Paper Players, Less is More, and Cardz 4 Guyz. Here is my card for today, enjoy!

The chalkboard technique is present from the patterned paper I chose from a 'chalky' paper pad. The paper was double-sided. All I had to do was cut to size and flip the paper over. Perfect coordination. The banner is also from the same chalky paper packet. 

The colors are very subdued using only light yellow as the only color on the card. 
The other colors like the chalked up birds are neutral. I also distressed the edges of the card with white ink to look more chalky.

This shows the leaf detail. The 'paper' I used came from the October 2019 MMH kit. I put the word paper in quotes because it looks and feels a wood veneer. You can see the woody texture on the leaves.

Challenges entered:
Cardz 4 Guys:#253 Monochrome

  Cardz 4 Guyz

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

4 comments:

Lynne said...

This is a fun card. Thank you for sharing with us at Less is More.
Lynne x

Jaydee said...

Love the layout and love the DSP. I also like the way you positioned the leaves to fit with the layout. Fabulous guy card. So glad you joined us at the Players this week
Jaydee

laurie said...

This is beautiful!Thanks for joining us at The Paper Players this week!

Cazro said...

Fabulous use of the double sided paper, a lovely card. Thanks for joining in the fun at Cardz 4 Guyz. Caz. DT.

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