08.10.2018

Cityscape



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This week we'd love to see CITYSCAPES on your projects!

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I really do not have an overall or specific idea of what I'm going to make 
while I start to create. It's 95% very spontaneous and not studied at all. 

This card was going to be completely different in my mind's flash I got. 
And the reality is as how it is and always surprises me :-)

The only thing I knew was that it'd have retro, washed-out colors. 
And the goal is achieved, right? 


I started with embossing the background with my new 
Carabelle Texte Grunge embossing folder 
which I really adore for the big letters and the grungy fonts. 
Since it's not my cards' size, I needed to play with it twice 
but due to the letters going in different directions, 
the bonding line is almost invisible.


Having the background embossed, I started to give a soft smears of Oxides
and finally stamped softly a text taken from TH Entomology set. 

The TH Lumber embossing folder was another one I used for the first time.
I embossed the piece of white cardstock and colored it with brown Oxides. 

The houses were colored with Oxides and covered with Rock Candy Distress Crackle Paint to give a shine, crackles and stronger colors. 

I made up the scene, adhered it with 3D dots, added some greenery from 
SSS Leafy Frame die and splattered with Prima Metallique Brass Paint. 






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6 komentarzy:

  1. Absolutely FABULOUS card Macarena!! The background is gorgeous and I love the houses with the paper dolls, they look like giants!! The whole design of this is stunning and so creative!! LOVE it :-)

    hope you have a great week!
    luv
    Lols x x x

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  2. You creativity is endless! Your backgrounds are always an incredible surprise, every week they are amazing! You're the Queen of textures! barbara

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  3. love everything about this gorgeous card Macarena, the frame, the embossed background and your cute Cityscape scene, hugs kath xxx

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  4. The texture and color scheme you created on the background are amazing, Macarena. Love all the beautiful embellishments, too. :)

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  5. I love your rusty city, Macarena! It looks cool with the people interspersed among the buildings. Maura

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  6. It is very cool Macarena! I love how the kids are standing among those rustic looking buildings. Beautiful background too!

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