This card is for the very first Muse challenge - a new cardmaking club set up by the super-talented Jackie Rockwell.
Here are the simple rules for the MUSE challenge:
- Use what you have in your stash, don't purchase anything new for your Muse cards .
- Explain your interpretation of the Muse inspiration card in your post and link back to Muse
- Provide supportive comments to at least 3 of your fellow member’s submissions
- Vote for one of your fellow member's submissions that you find inspiring .
Here's this week's Muse card, by the also-super-talented Amy Kolling. I focused on the floral image, the large, black sentiment and the side panels. I used a Deadbeat Designs sentiment and Impression Obsession flower, inked with waterbased markers.
But my card is also a do over of a do over. On this post, I invited you to join me in re-doing your first card. I redid the first card I posted on MASKerade, but not the first card I ever posted (to Splitcoaststampsers) way back in December 2006, after almost a year of cardmaking experience. About a year ago, I made this card for a challenge Amber from Damask Love hosted loosely entitled "What Was I Thinking" (and the inspiration for my blogiversary challenge!):
It was a re-do of my first ever posted (to Splitcoaststampers) card (seriously, what was I thinking?!):
Once you stop laughing , I hope you'll join in the fun! The link is just to the right!