Friday, 21 October 2011

Forgotten Friday 36- Some old and new

Hi folks, a quick post today, as I'm travelling Northwards to visit my Parents for the weekend. My card this week is not strictly all forgotten stash, as it was not made solely for this post. However, there is enough hoarded stash that I am bending the rules to use it!

I made this card for my Nephew's Birthday recently, using Pan Pastels. It was the first time that I had ever tried using these, and I love the vibrancy that they give on projects. I gessoed over some Viva Terra that I had brushed through some sequin waste. I then added some pastels to give some base colour, and then stamped with Versamark and used the pastels again to get a stronger colour laid onto the card. I then added feature stamps with Stazon . I used a piece of Stampbord as the main section, adding an ideology clock and spinner for an element of interest. It's hard making cards for lads, and I know that he was pleased with his card.

Have a rummage through your stash, and if you make a project with your forgotten items, please leave a comment, and I'll pop along to your blog to take a look. Thanks for stopping by today, xx


Aquarius said...

This is a great card no wonder he liked it. Have a good weekend

Marja's Stamp Addiction said...

This is great work Judith. Love the composition and also the colors. Very stylish.
have a nice weekend and lovely greet

Paula said...

a fab card for any chap!

Sue's Crafty Corner said...

What a great card for a man. I hope you have a super weekend.

Here is my contribution this week.

Sue x

craftimamma said...

Smashing card for one of the male's in your life. No wonder he liked it. Those Pan Pastels look fab. See you Sunday Buddy.

Lesley Xx

Anonymous said...

Great card for a man Judith, love all the elements that you have used.

Aquarius said...

I'm having a hectic week and can hardly believe how quickly time is passing - sorry this has been combined with other challenges this week.  Here is my card

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