Friday, November 22, 2013

Chalk Board Card

I love the chalkboard papers and embellishments that are so popular right now. I have purchased several of them, but they have sat on my shelf for a while. Well I was inspired to use some of the My Mind's Eye Chalk Studio paper to cut out one of the boards and placed it front and center of a center step card. I used white pens, ink, and a chalk pencil to decorate it. (the bird and flourish came on the patterned paper) The name is in chalk so I spritzed it with hairspray to fix it and keep it from smearing.

I took a cue from the Prima chalk line and added some pops of color. The banner was cut from some older Echo Park paper, Hello Summer. The flowers were cut from my cut files and inked with Worn Lipstick and Squeezed Lemonade.



I stamped more decorations on the inside.

5 comments:

Tracey Sabella said...

Fabulous card, Jani, and your flowers are amazing! ~ Blessings, Tracey

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Lisa said...

Wow, it's gorgeous, Jani!! I love the chalkboard look!! The inside is beautiful, too!! Have a great day :)

Lisa
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Sherrie K. said...

GORGEOUS!!
Sherrie K

Davi said...

Love your beautiful chalkboard card Jani!! A cool way the inside folds down too! Hope you have a Wonderful Thanksgiving ;)

Dr Sonia S V said...

Your flowers as always steal the show Jani
Hope you are well
Cheers
Dr Sonia
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