Global Design Project

Global Design Project #213

This is the first time I’ve entered the Global Design Project Challenge. I used the closest colors I had to their pallet – Old Olive, Lovely Lipstick and Smoky Slate. The image from Holiday Greetings Mix 1 by Simon Says was stamped in Fresh Asparagus (the closest to Old Olive) on a white panel cut 2¾” x 4½”. I colored the berries with Copic R85. The leaves were colored with Prisma Pencil 911, heavy on one side of the leaves, lighter on the other for contrast. The Wishing You A and Christmas from the same set were stamped in Soft Stone.  The focal panel was matted with a piece of Dusty Rose cut 3 x 4¾” placed on a Soft Stone card base. This is probably not a combination I would have used, especially for a Christmas card, but I like how it turned out.

11 thoughts on “Global Design Project

  1. You did great with the color substitution. I really like the set you used. The large Merry with the small sentiments really catches the eye.

    1. Thanks Lisa. I HAD to have that set. There is a background stamp that matches the leaves around Merry – I stamped it in VersaMark on the gray but it doesn’t show up in the picture.

  2. I love the design of this. It is beautiful and meets the challenge perfectly. It is hard to match colours exactly but usually we get close enough with what we have.

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