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Wednesday, 15 February 2012

Whoo La-La!

I have made a birthday card for my daughter using one of my new digis 'Owl in Hat'
The marvelous thing about digis is you can do sooo much with them.....possibilities are endless!
You can do things with polymer stamps that you can't do with digis and visa versa.
I think both 'actual' stamps and 'digis' can play a big part in the crafting world :)
I saw on the 'Less is More' Challenge that this weeks theme is a OLC with stripes
so this inspired my creation.
I have used the pre-coloured version here as I haven't a lot of time for colouring just now.
Anyone who buys my digis willl know that they come with a precoloured version as well as an image to colour yourself.....great for when you need a card in a hurry :)

Less is More - OLC with Stripes
Fab n Funky - Try Something New - OLC
Charizma Cards - Things with Wings
Allsorts - Free and Easy February





The sentiment comes from my new 'Owl Sentiments' Set


As you can see there are 6 different sentiments.......each comes as a separate png file.
If you open your png sentiment file on top of some patterned paper in a graphics programme you will see it appears to float above the paper and you can move it around....this is because it has a transparent background.........you will see the letters have a nice white border around them like on my card.
You can just print them out onto plain or patterned paper and you will get a blackline sentiment but it must be opened TOGETHER  with the paper in a graphics programme  to get the white border effect....hope I am making sense lol!
DT girl Jenny uses this  graphic software which is free to download and she loves it!

'Owl in Hat' digi can be found here
'Owl Sentiments' here

I designed some stripes in my graphics programme and a number.....imported the image and sentiment......played around until I was happy with the layout by resizing etc then printed it out
Stuck on some gems and  'Viola' or should I say 'Whoo La-La!


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19 comments:

Sinikka said...

WHOO what a great card. The owl is sweet. I guess that this is the coloured digi?
Hugs Sinikka

D K Crafts said...

Hi Janet. This is really gorgeous. Love the larger image, which is really cute and great sentiment too. Donna

Teresa said...

What a smasher Janet, great card. Teresa xx

Sudha - Art Admirer said...

So cute. Love this.

Sudha
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pinky said...

Wow this is just stunning Janet, what a cute image and loving those little sentiments too.

CraftyLoops said...

I love this card Janet. The owl is so cute. Whats the chances of Scrubby making me a card for my birthday on Friday? Hmmmmm, I have a feeling the local card shop may be having the pleasure of his company, lol. Lee xx

Jo Street said...

Oooh, what a fab card and great image, I can feel a purchase coming on.
Jo x

Wendy said...

This is fabulous Janet, sooo cute..Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky this week.
Wendy xx

Molecraft said...

Fabulous Janet, loving those owls!
Helen x

Rebekah said...

This is so much fun Janet what a fab card hugs rebekah xx

Chrissie said...

This is such a cutie... what fun!
Thanks so much Janet.
Chrissie
"Less is More"

sandy's crafty bits said...

wow super card love the design and I am sure your daughter loved it too Janet ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

Sandra said...

Stunning card Janet and l love those stripes Sandra H

Angelnorth said...

Cute image, the gems are perfect on there!

Nannieflash said...

Hi Janet that is one gorgeous card I love the idea of less is more, and this card is just stunning. hugs Shirleyxxxx

Mieke said...

What a sweet card! Love the owl!!

Mandi said...

Terrific card Janet
Good to see you here
Super owl

Thank you so much
mandi
"Less is More"

Julie-Anne said...

hello, beautiful card, i used one of your owl digi downloads for my husbands valentines card,very please,will be buying some more.here is a link if you would like a peek
crafty hugs julie-anne
http://handcraftedbycharliesnanny.blogspot.com/2012/02/my-vlentines-card-to-special-man-in-my.html

ribenaruby said...

Hi Janet, absolutely love this cute owl, lovely card for your daughter! Have a great weekend. Ruby x