Sunday, April 12, 2015

You Color My World ~Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbon~

You Color My Heart 
    Hiya! I'm here with a post to share a project featuring this wonderful watercolor cut file for Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbon. I am pretty sure I will never get sick of creating with the files from this shop as they are always unique and have that sweet touch that is only Lisa! The whole cutting file set includes so much to keep you busy and creating. I am excited to do whole layout with these wonderful images! Or, do a shaped card with the globe and add this to it! Oh, maybe I'll do a second card! ;)

   To make this a bit more authentic looking I decided to cut the white layers multiple times and add them together for a "real" paintbox look. When adhering this to the card base, I slightly folded the design so the top of the box sits up a bit. The paint colors were colored with marker on white paper and the title colored with Distress Inks. I cut another layer and offset to help that stand out a little bit more. The last detail with a bit of shimmer.

   The original card base was creating with the Pocket Cards 1 cutting file. However I ended up only using the base shape (and not the chevron layer) because I found this great frame pattern paper that I thought went well with the card. To add a bit of color I used the basic shape and then off set to create a few extra layers. 

Pocket Cards 1 Cutting Files 
   Thanks for visiting! Have a good one! 
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Joan Smith said...

OMG Leah what a super fun card. You really did an outstanding clever and oh so creative job. Definitely a fun set to play with. The colors are so beautiful. YOU ROCK!!!

Katy said...

This is BEYOND adorable!!!

Neela Nalam said...

Such a beautiful card. Totally love it.

mum of two said...

This is awesome LEAH!! TFS :)

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Creative M said...

Super cute & cool!!
Have a wonderful day,
Crafting With Creative M

shawnacreate said...

Card is magnificent. Can you tell me what font was used?