Sunday, January 21, 2018

Should have left it plain

I made another pop up card. This one was a plain white cutout on a colored background for the front of the card. The inside has the same cutout in plain white but popping out from the inside of the card.

I thought it would be a neat idea to color the one on the outside of the card. I did a lousy job of coloring and ended up hating it and wishing I would have left it white. Live and learn.

I'm pretty sure there are elementary school kids who could have done a better job of coloring this.


The inside turned out nice though

Really nothing lost here because I can do the card again. I hadn't purchased any new paper for it, I was just using stuff that's been in my craft room.

9 comments:

  1. Yes, I like the white one better. It is really fancy and pretty! I like the design, too.

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  2. I agree, white is better. do you have any paints? like little bottle of acrylic? you could paint over and see what it does. i love the cut out, it is really cute

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  3. I like the plain white better. But that is what it is all about..playing around to see what works the best! Have fun and keep cutting on.

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  4. I like the white one better too, but you're having fun so go for it.

    Have a fabulous day. Big hug to you and lots of scritches to Gibbs. ♥♥♥

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  5. yeah, no offense to you at all, but the white is better. LOL Still impressive, though!

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  6. Wow- I see what you mean. I wonder if bold solid colors would be better- like acrylic paints if they won't warp the card stock.

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  7. Yeah, the coloring thing didn't work, the plain white one is FAB. I've got so many questions about how you do this - Can I come over so you can show me how you do this? You know this machine fascinates me.

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  8. I like the white one because it reminds me of schrerenschnitta (sp?) the German art of paper cutting.

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