Our new Dots and Stripes challenge starts today at The East Wind and the team is using the fab new freebie available to newsletter subscribers, Betty Cockus 'Black Lipstick'. Not a subscriber? Sign up top right of the TEW Challenge Blog. I've recolored and resized the image several times in my Printmaster Platinum Program and added a grid of lines. At first I planned to do it all digitally, but I preferred the look of the images being cut and layered so after designing the card, I moved each image from the grid and cut them individually. I added an offset mat to the center one, matted the entire design in red, then black dotted DP and finally on the white card. The three of metal embellishments are dotted as well. I'm kind of lovin' the asymmetrical design and hoping my man does too. ;D My teamies have done such fun things with this image. Hope you go visit the TEW Blog and come join us with your Dots and Stripes.
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