Fight Like A Girl!
I chose to use the Sunday Best Image, since it seems to represent femininity. It fit the whole lace and ribbon theme as well.
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To begin I printed my image set to 3 in. Using the larges of the Flower Pleated Lace Nested Dies, I die cut out my images so that it was centered.
Below are the colors I used to color in my image.
Skin: E000, E11, E13, E04, E93 Hair: E41, E33, E23, E27 Eyes: B01, B02, B04 Sky: B000
Grass: YG61 Flower, Dress, Basket: R01, R30, R32, R43, YG03, E27, E29 Shoes: C5, R43
I die cut the Awareness Ribbon from the Heart Cotton Candy cardstock. I then traced the ribbon die onto the back of the black glitter cardstock to create a backing for the die cut. I used Cosmic Shimmer Acrylic glue to adhere the die cut to the backing.
To add some interest to the card and help break up the background some, I used pink polka dot and pink/white twine to wrap around the floral print cardstock. I used 1/8" double sided tape to adhere down the ribbon and then to attached two pieces oftwine to a swatch of double sided tape. I made sure to cross then over the fron t of the card.
Using double sided tape, I adhered the cardstock down to my card base.
Time to place the image on the card using 1/4" double sided tape. Make sure to keep it centered.
I tied a small bow if the pink twine onto the awareness ribbon die cut. Then I used 1/4" double sided tape to adhere it down on the lower right corner of the image.
Finally I hand wrote "Strength" onto a 1/4" strip of white cardstock with a diagonal cut and adhered it down so that it is under and over the ribbon. This is what the final card will look like.
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