Friday, August 24, 2012

Without a Microscope



I made this card for several challenges:
The first is for One Layer Wednesday - to make a one layer card inspired by your favorite subject.  Well, I am a sixth grade science teacher  . . . (and it is  my favorite subject!). 
My school term starts in one week.  I can't wait to start.  I've already been up to school 3 days to set up my class room.  So exciting!!

I also wanted to incorporate the challenge from Less is More which is "Tearing".  I accomplished this into a one-layer card, by masking torn paper. 

I used the colors from the CR84FN Color challenge which were aqua, kraft, and white. 

I followed the sketch from Sketch Frenzy Friday , while I don't have "texture" on the top portion, I am hoping that the "text" background will suffice.

Creative Card Crew's challenge is to use script, or newsprint, or maps. 

supplies:
  • microscope and paper clips: Gina K Designs
  • sentiment: Sweet and Sassy
  • text background: unknown
  • inks: Stampin Up and PTI chai and chamomile
Thanks for looking.

20 comments:

  1. Many apologies for the tardiness of my visit this week, a cruise to Norway intervened somewhat!
    Thanks for your lovely submission.
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  2. I love this card - it totally appeals to the chemistry nerd in me!! The row of paperclips, the microscope and the super sentiment. Love it! Thanks for playing along with CR84FN this week!

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  3. Super card Carol
    Terrific inking effect
    Thanks very much
    mandi
    LIM

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  4. This is such a great card~love the image, design and layout!!!

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  5. Great job with just one layer!! Thanks for joining us at SFF!!

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  6. Love the microscope. I too was a science teacher and the image brought back memories. You did a great job meeting all those challenges. Thank you for joining us at SFF.

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  7. I love your interpretation of this week's sketch! Thanks for joining us at Sketch Frenzy Friday!

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  8. CarolCel, love your one layer card! Thank you for playing along with us @ SFF. What a clever way to use our sketch this week {smile}

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  9. This is great thanks for joning us at CCC xx Jan

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  10. Super one layer card! Wow! Love the microscope image and the clever text BG! So glad you could join us at CR84FN! 8-)

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  11. This is great! What a fun image and sentiment!
    Thanks for joining us at CR84FN this week!

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  12. Totally fabulous card!! My inner science geek is smiling.
    BRILLIANT!!!

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  13. What a great card - I love that there's a microscope stamp - and what a great sentiment to go with it! Thanks so much for playing along with my first OLW challenge!

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  14. Love your creation. What a great use of the sketch. Thanks for playing along with us over at SFF.

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  15. GREAT card! My husband is a retired chemist, so this card would be right up his alley. Thanks for playing with us!!

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  16. What a fabulous card! Love the use of the paper clips across the bottom. Thanks for playing with us this week at SFF.

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  17. Love what you did. Thanks for playing along with SFF! Hope to see you again.

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  18. Very cute-great job! Thanks for playing along with us at Sketch Frenzy Friday :)

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