Friday, June 23, 2017

Friday Verse and Beautiful Vintage Freebies

Hi, Everyone!  Beautiful Friday here, I' getting ready to go out and enjoy the beautiful summer morning,  but before I do I thought I would leave this images for you and your paper crafting!
Over at Christian Card Makers Group, it is Friday Word Fellowship day.  I leave a verse created by Karen Murray and given to Word Art Wednesday blog at no charge - stop over and you will find many, many more!

I enjoyed making this card, although it was a challenge, I just could not get the background right!




This is a vintage clip art/engraving public domain image, and I love it, except I did not like the decolletage of the neckline.  so I changed it.  Honestly, who wore dresses like that in, daytime , falling out all over the place?


  you can see where I brought the neckline up a bit and lightened the image for coloring

Colors



First set of background papers clashed - I picked those out last night and the light obviously was not good!



I tried out a few AG papers



That didn't work either.  I wanted a faded wallpaper look which I achieved more or less using a IO toile background stamp.


I added a little bling to the dress and just a tiny bit to the gauzy scarf on the hat





Here is the verse for you too!


Thanks for stopping by and I hope you enjoy using this image and that you also have great contentment in your life!
Ginny M




3 comments:

  1. Love the purple, and glad you worked around the background and didn't trash the beautiful shades of her dress. Thank you for sharing the verse too! Enjoy your sunny Friday!

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  2. This is lovely, Ginny! Great job with the vintage image and perfect with the scripture.

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  3. Lovely card Ginny, and great work to alter the neckline!! She certainly looks serene and content :-)
    Blessings
    Maxine

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