Thursday, May 3, 2012

Sketch #62- Bonus #1

Oh, I've been having so much fun with this DCWV Crafty stack.  Why did I let it sit untouched for so long?  I've learned so much about combining patterns by using layers from Operation Write Home's great resources on cardmaking.  I know I wouldn't have had the courage to put 6 patterned papers on one card before, but that's what I did here.  The only true solid is the navy.  

This card is based on Bonus Sketch #2 from OWH, listed along with #62 on their blog.  Check it out here and also check out the whole sketch archive.

I'm also posting this card for the Midweek Throwdown- flowers.   Not much of a challenge- I think half of my patterned papers have flowers on them!  Thanks for taking it easy on us this week. ;-)

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  1. You've done a great job mixing and matching all those papers! This is really a crisp, clean and beautiful card!!

  2. This is a great card! I'm going to have to try out that sketch with my patterned papers again. Thanks!

  3. You did a great job mixing all those colors and patterns. Layering them with a darker color really works.

  4. Hi Kathryn! #62 is a fab sketch and I love how you used it! Great choices of DPs.

  5. Great card Kathryn! This is such a perfect example of how adding layers can really finish off a card beautifully. Thanks for supporting OWH!

  6. Looks great Kathryn!

    Thanks for playing in our Midweek Throwdown challenge at Operation Write Home!


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