Tuesday, 25 August 2015

Good Luck

Good morning folks.
As it's Tuesday it's time for a new challenge over at Cardz4Guyz
This week Caz has chosen the theme of -

Myth and Magic

Quite a broad theme, but finding something in my stash that followed the theme was a little more tricky.
In the end I used one of the images on a sheet from a magazine from yonks ago, I think it was Simply Cards and Papercraft.



There are quite a few mythical creatures on this sheet but I went with the leprechaun as I wanted a good luck card for my son's new job.
I used paint to isolate the image I wanted then printed it off on card and coloured it with Copics.
After fussy cutting him out I attached him to my base card which follows the latest sketch at CAS(E) this Sketch, with pads. The embossing was done using a Lifestyle Crafts folder. The sentiment was also a magazine freebie.

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11 comments:

  1. Fabulous card! Love your coloring, card design and the embossed bg, too. Good luck to your son on his new job!

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  2. The leprechaun is a great mythical image Julie! Great use of the sketch on this card and wonderful woven embossing! Julia xx

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  3. what a cute leprechaun , love the colour too, great card

    Joan

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  4. Top o' the marnin' to ya...well maybe not but it suits your fabulous card!! Reminds me of Finian's Rainbow with Tommy Steele and Petula Clark!! xx

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  5. A fabulous interpretation of the theme, good luck to your son on his new job and congratulations. Many thanks for your wonderful DT inspirational card for Cardz 4 Guyz. Caz DT

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  6. Good luck to your son in his new job. I think he'll love this great card
    Jane

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  7. Oh, this is too cute!! Thanks for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  8. Oh, this is so fun! Great take on the sketch!

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  9. That little leprechaun is just adorable.I couldn't help smiling when I saw this! Love how you've coloured him - you've really captured his cheeky face! Thanks for playing along at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  10. So brilliant, love the little leprechaun and the embossed pattern is awesome. So very glad you joined us at CAS-ual Fridays!!

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