This week I chose 'Boy with Flowers' as I thought this image was very sweet and wanted to keep within the Valentines theme.
Here's what I came up with...
I coloured the image in using Spectrum Noirs, choosing a denim theme for the boys outfit with a bright t-shirt and colourful features.
the image was then mounted on a printed blue textured paper.
For the background, I embossed a piece of white card using a bee embossing folder. I then inked it using pinks and yellow ink.
I offset the embossed layer with blue checked paper and layered it on to a scalloped edge card blank.
I used blue bakers twine, wrapped around the card and added flowers, which I inked with pink ink and some leaves. I wanted to create a feminine feel with the flowers but a masculine fell by using the twine instead of ribbon.
Crafty bits I used...
* "Boy with Flowers" image from Digital Darla Designs
* Spectrum Noirs
* Selection of card/paper
* Bee embossing folder
* Ink - Victorian Velvet & Wild Honey Distress Ink
* Bakers Twine
* White silk flowers
* Silk leaves
Thanks for looking - leave me a crafty comment if you wish.