Plaid Technique Card #1

Good evening, it feels a lot later than it is tonight for some reason, it is only 6pm but it feels like it’s around 8pm. Tonight I have a card to share with you that I made at Jacques house on Monday night. It was a techniques class which she holds once a month, on Monday  we did the technique called plaid silhouette. This is where you cover your image in one colour, then you get your next colour and using your ink pad press down using the edge to create a diamond effect.

Here is the first card we made:

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So we stamped the image in Bashful blue then criss crossed it in Old Olive. I was quite heavy-handed with my first card so you can’t see the criss cross very well but I like how it turned out. Here is the inside:

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there is a bit of sponging and tearing with this card. And here it is with the envelope:

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Hi my name is Narelle Hoggard and I live in Auckland, New Zealand. I am married to a wonderful and very supportive man Nick and together we have two gorgeous children, Caitlyn and Bradley. I love to scrap and make cards, I find it very relaxing at the end of the day to create a page or a card.

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