Monday, 4 February 2013

MMM - Literary Inspiration

This week at Make My Monday Mynnette has chosen a book cover for a bit of Literary Inspiration - take a look


Now not being a lover of the classics (I know shame on me as my daughter would say!) I haven't a clue what this book is all about so at first glance my card may not seem to go with the pic at all


I have used a flourish stamp to echo the swirls in the dress and added some white punched flowers as they can be seen in the trees. A splash of yellow was added in the form of a couple of butterflies and my sentiment echos the book title quite nicely I think - do pop over to the blog as my team mates have made some stunning cards this week all of which do far better justice to the picture than mine.

Materials
Stamps: Everything Eleanor, Made for You
Ink: Crumb Cake, Versamark
Card Stock: Whisper White, Midnight Muse
Paper: Subtles DSP
Accessories: White Embossing Powder, Dimensionals, Basic Rhinestones
Other: Label Die, Flower Punch, Butterfly Punch
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This is a scheduled post as I am away at the moment, please do forgive me for not commenting as promptly as I should - I hope to catch up later in the week - Jacqueline xx


6 comments:

  1. Pretty card. I'm so pleased I'm not the only one who isn't into classic literature - english lit was my least favourite subject at school!!

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  2. A very different take on the theme Jacqueline and love the simplicity of design.
    Hugs, Fliss xx

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  3. This is absolutely genius, Jacqueline! LOVE your description and interpretation of what inspired you! This is amazing! :) HUGS, and hope all is going well for you, friend! :)

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  4. Beautiful card Jacqueline and not an easy pic to use. x

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  5. I think this is a perfect interpretation of the cover - although I really do recommend reading the book - it's great fun! Hope all is well with you Jacqueline. Vicky x

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  6. I think your different take on the picture is fabulous Jacqueline. Great to see how different minds and this card suits your style perfectly. Suzanne x

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