Friday, 29 June 2018

Hilarious mistake


I was just filing away my inspiration card for the June Rudolph Days Challenge and realized that what I thought was part of the design of the Christmas Tree in the die cut was actually little circles to paint, or add teensy circles to create the effect of baubles! I also added a snippet of silver glitter card behind the star at the top of the tree! Boy oh boy, do I ever feel silly that I did not figure this out originally!!!

So I have redone my card and here is the unveiling of my corrections...

18 comments:

  1. Well it is a very swirly tree, and shows we don't have to follow rules, but it does look good with the baubles and star! Xxx

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  2. The original is lovely but this is even more so. You could use those little circles for sequins, gems or pearls too, making it a very versatile die as it will look different every time

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  3. Hi Maureen,
    well your card sure looked fine to me the first time, but I must admit it does pop slightly more with the baubles and the star now.
    I have a confession to make I think my Rudolf card was one I have shown before as I made 2 similar ones with the left over hats and didn't realize tilll looking at my cards I had shown before.
    Sorry for that I obviously picked out the wrong one in my hurry to email you.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  4. Lovely card and the glittered baubles look great!:)

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  5. I've seen it used both ways - it does look lovely with the baubles.

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  6. It looks beautiful either way Maureen, but love the additions you've made.

    Sue xx

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  7. Hi this is a stunning Christmas card I love it. Great use of dies. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  8. It looks good, but I liked it just the way it was before, too. It wasn't a mistake; just personal preference. Kate xx

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  9. It is lovely - [art - full of mistakes we fix] you did fab!

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  10. I never even noticed that your tree had babbles when I looked at the original one either Mo! I thought it looked beautiful and still think the original one looks beautiful. Now with that said, I am loving this one too. The red babbles look great and makes for another beautiful card. But the first one looked equally beautiful! Hugs, Brenda

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  11. Aaah my lovely friend, you do make me giggle, but to be honest it's usually me, that does this sort of thing - your card is looking stunning now, the red and glitter have lifted the tree, Luv Sam x

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  12. I scrolled down to check the original and I may be crazy, but I think they both look perfectly fine with or without the red baubles on the tree! Don't be so hard on yourself, you did a great job with both versions :)

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  13. It is a beautiful card and very festive looking tree now.

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  14. An easy mistake Maureen - I didn't spot anything wrong with the original, it looks pretty with the addition of the red 'baubles'.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  15. Really gorgeous card Mo, a really lovely tree and gorgeous dies, super red and green colours.

    Kath x

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  16. I love this card and the original! No one would ever realise you had made a mistake on the first one if you hadn't said! I certainly wouldn't. Hugs xxx

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  17. Yes, you did amazing job with this die, this card looks stunning.
    Hugs xx

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  18. Both versions are pretty Mo! But I do like how the red is brought into the Christmas tree ... so pretty and sparkly! xx

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