Saturday, May 05, 2012

One a Day

Here is a 3D postcard measuring 6 x 4 inches.  This one would be very challenged going through the post without losing some of its components in transit so this was done as part of a swap over on UK Stampers where we could send our dimensional postcards in an envelope or padded bag to preserve their art through the post.

The background is of teal stained wood and is a digital print I have applied some Viva gold paint in splodges to the background also on the left.  This has been embellished with some black chipboard frames with inchies behind.  I have also done some flourish stamping in Memento tuxedo black.

The flourishes are die-cut using a Sizzix die and these have been edged with a black fineliner pen.  I have also used some moss green floral Washi tape, gold Posca pen and some gorgeous green flat backed cabochons.  Finishing touches were to add some Versamagic chalk ink in touch of pesto around the edge and some faux stitches.

Nice sentiment as we all learn at least one thing each day don't we ?

Sid xx

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  1. Gorgeous postcard Sid and lovely images. It's looks like a piece of wood, great textures.

    Sam xxx

  2. MaidenRubber/Kay CSat May 05, 12:57:00 pm

    BEE-YOO-TEE-FUL!!! I love the strategical placement of the little flower! LOL Another fantastic creation, Sid.

  3. Love the background teal colour & the various embellishments.

  4. That is a LOVELY creation Sid. I've never thought about your quote. I shall have to see if that's true for the next week lol.

  5. Oh WOW Superb project!!! Beautiful, love the background with the gold embossed spots!

  6. Gorgeous, love the golden splashes, it makes it rich and gives it more depth.

  7. Totally gorgeous, Sid! Love all that texture.


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