1.14.2017

New Home

Wow! It feels like I've been gone forever.  And while I've made a couple of cards, I've been struggling and thrown many attempts away.  So finally, here I am with a card....

Congratulations on your new home!  For the life of me, I couldn't get this particular card to look the way I saw it in my head.  I couldn't get it grounded the way I wanted, the colors just weren't what I wanted, on and on.  That said, here it is...

An ink blended background, a bit of splattering, a couple dies for the homes and trees, and a free-handed "snowy hill" spritzed with Shimmer Mist.  I took a close-up to show the shimmer, but alas it doesn't show as well as I'd hoped...

Well, we've had A LOT of snow, quite a bit more than usual and A LOT of cold (now in the teens to single digits) and gray skies.  While I really enjoy the snow (and yes I've shoveled a few times), I could really do without the gray!  Gray skies make it hard to be joyous, make it hard to photograph pictures, and generally unwanted in my book.  I do hope that all of you are fairing well though, staying warm, and enjoying your days!  And THANK YOU for popping in!

Hugs,
TK

 

8 comments:

  1. I'm loving your dramatic background against the white...looks amazing! Very cold, some snow and grey skys today in Scotland x

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  2. Gosh, I'm wondering what else was in your head, TK, as this is fabulous exactly as it is! A gorgeous star studded night sky ... crisp white silhouettes ... and delicious shimmer ... beautiful! Stay warm! Hugs, Anita :)

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  3. It's perfect! LOve that dramatic wondrous sky, and of course I love those little houses! Fabulous!
    =]

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  4. Lovely card TK, it looks like a peaceful quiet nite scene. Just lovely.

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  5. We all have those days, TK, and we can be hard on ourselves. I think your card looks beautiful.

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  6. What a beautiful background TK. I love that white sparkly snow for your sentiment.

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  7. yep... we all have those days, but your card looks wonderful, tk!!

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  8. Your card is beautiful TK. You should be very happy with it. The sky looks amazing with the blended colours and your splattering. I can see the shimmer in the close up photo. Great design ... keep 'em comin'! xx

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