Monday, 7 February 2011

Shadow Box

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Heather (Rica's Haven) has done a great tutorial on how to make a shadow box.
Here is my attempt. Heather's instructions are excellent and I am pleased with the result.
I have used a lovely border sheet from a K&Co pad to decorate the front. I have managed to line the inner sides and as this was quite a fiddle I would stick the paper on at the beginning 'when' I do another :-)






Image - Debbi Moore Designs - 100 Art Nouveau & Art Deco Images CD...is matted on to gold mirri.
A seam binding bow and a small bouquet to finish.
I am thinking of adding a sentiment/greeting bottom right and it will be perfect for my daughter's birthday.


I hope this qualifies as a fun fold for
Meljen'sChallenge #44
and
Pixie Dust Studio Challenge # 60  is  - Say it with Roses
Top Tip Tuesday #21 - Frame it - I hope you think this looks like a frame

Thank you for stopping by and all those lovely comments on recent posts - so much appreciated :-)
Cheers me dears


x

8 comments:

Liz said...

Simply Stunning hun Looks great

Liz xx

Beryl K said...

Beautiful card Irene, many thanks for your lovely comments on my card and return to blogland
Beryl x

Chrissie said...

Ooh, ooh, ooh Irene! I love and adore this (no, really!!)
Every time I look at your blog I realise how much I miss making vintage cards, I must get some done soon (the cuties are taking over)
As you can't remember where you got this from, can you give me any clues where I can get similar vintage ladies?
lol Chrissie xx

Anne said...

Fabulous card Irene, that image is stunning. Thanks for the tutorial link - I may just make one like this for my friend's birthday. Hugs x

Robbie said...

Irene, this is just incredible. Just beautiful and so stunning with the vintage look and feel. The textures in this are amazing. So awesome that you included a link to the tutorial. Thank You for sharing this lovely creation with us at the Meljens Fun Fold Challenge.

Candace Mitchell said...

What a gorgeous creation! Thanks for playing along with us at Meljen's Designs! :)

-Candace

Jolara said...

Great card ! Thanks for joining the Pixies this week ! Joyce xo

Maggie's Crafts said...

Great creation!

Thank you for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday @ http://toptiptuesday.blogspot.com/ Please come back on Tuesday for another brilliant tip! :)

Maggie

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