CTD 471 metallics challenge
CTD=Color Throwdown; go to their blog to get details and see the inspiration photo
Must use: black, white, gray, and gold
"Shine like a star--new year wishes" card
1. Finished folded card size is 5" x 7".
2. Supplies are:
*white cardstock for base using Georgia-Pacific 110 weight cardstock
*gray cardstock scrap from Colorbok
*butterscotch/gold cardstock scrap from Colorbok
*black dye ink pad from Studio G/Hampton Arts
*Inspirational Quotes Advanced Coloring book by Bendon
*metallic gold deer from gift tag by Christmas House
*lettering for inside panel sentiment was used from different stencils from a Bible journaling set by American Crafts
*markers= black, gray, yellow
*colored pencil= black
3. Technique tricks:
*Coloring page was cut into sections with an upper stars section used for background behind the inside panel sentiment "new year wishes" and most of the lower section trimmed for a large front panel focal.
*Star was colored in yellow (to resemble gold) in order for that word to stand out.
*The mountains in the image were shaded lightly using a black colored pencil.
Close up view of the front:
A view of the front from a short distance back:
A close up view at a angle to get a better look at the gemstones and how the deer stands away with use of a foam sticky:
The inside view: