Sunday, August 23, 2009

Sunday Postcard - Botanical


Thanks for the challenge and for the lovely sample postcard.
I have attempted to achieve an aged look.
Background, postage stamp and postmarks are by Katie Pertiet. Aged overlays are by Madame Mim.
The dictionary page and dark blue flowers are from my "stash".
ENLARGE FOR MORE DETAIL.

26 comments:

  1. A wonderful aged feel here Marie- especially up close- fresh clean color and botanical elements- beautifully inspiring and presented!

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  2. You certainly achieved the aged look with the crumpled paper...looks awesome, Marie...excellent postcard.

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  3. This is absolutely beautiful! I love your postcard :)

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  4. Lovely clean colours here, Marie, love the aged look you achieved!
    (expecting a 'fishy story' from you next week!)

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  5. That color blue is so beautiful isn't it...and the whole piece is so tactile...

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  6. Absolutely gorgeous.

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  7. Beautiful card, I love the colors.

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  8. Wow Marie this is beautiful.
    Fantastic design. Love them.

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  9. Marie this is gorgeous my friend. Beautiful work on the background and fabby floral
    hugs June xxx

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  10. Really love your take on this. It's so beautiful :)

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  11. Marie your postcard is so beautiful, love the colors.

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  12. What a fantastic card, Marie.
    Unbelievable colours. So beautiful !!!!

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  13. Your postcard came out beautifully, Marie!

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  14. I believe you achieved the aged look! It is beautiful. The folds and creases are great.

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  15. Oh my oh my oh my, this one is sooooo lovely. Thundering applause coming your way.

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  16. Gorgeous! No need to say more.

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  17. Lovely Marie,the blue looks great!!

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  18. Your background is so beautiful, almost a tissue paper effect. Beautiful design. Cheers!

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  19. Ooh Marie, it's so pretty! The close-up really shows the extra details. Just lovely!

    Cindy :)

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  20. Pefectly charming and beautiful, you certainly have captured an old world look.
    The blue Gentian remind me of an alpine bouquet with Edelweiss and pink Alpen Roses....ahhh lovely!!!

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