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Saturday, July 11, 2009

Daring CardMarkers - Russian Challenge


What a wonderful challenge this week (my second attempt) for a card. I couldn't decide what to do, so I incorporated 3 elements for this Russian theme. I chose the matryoshka dolls as my background, and then transformed a photo of beautiful architectural buildings into a sketch, and printed it on acetate. And for my sentiment I thought of the movie "To Russia with Love", seemed a nice touch to finish off the card. Anyway keep those challenges coming, because I really enjoy participating in them. Gets the old creative juices flowing :)



Lythan said...

I love the way that the colours are so vivid on this card. Printing the image on acetate is a great idea

Kathy said...

This is lovely, you've chosen a similar image to one I looked at for a long time trying to think whether I could use it on my card. I love how you've combined the image and the little dolls too - double points for getting two very Russian elements onto one card lol

SueH said...

How inspirational Lynn, what a fantastic idea to change to photo to a sketch.
I love all the colours and the sentiment is perfect.

A Great card!

Lynn's Designer Creations said...

Thanks to all the girls at daring cardmakers, your blogsite is a real inspiration. Can't wait for the next challenge! Lynn **

Rein said...

Fantastic card!
I love the way how you used the photo.

Thanks for your taking part!

Anonymous said...

What a wonderful card - a fab idea. :)


Jenny S. (UK) said...

Stunning card