I've been playing at dressing up dolls today. This one normally has a short dress but I wanted to collage a long dress for her. The colour scheme for the card comes from A Mixed Media Colour Challenge:
I'm also entering it into Seize The Birthday challenge, with toppings:
To use the colors of FALL on your project!
It's not often that brown is the main colour on a card, particularly a female card, but I liked this background paper. I softened it up with some Picket Fence Distress Stain and some chalk inks stencilled through some punchinella. Made the long skirt from torn papers and made word blocks from a sentiment, drew round them with a .005 pen, added some Walnut Stain Distress Stickles and some Prima Marketing Got Flowers, with Liquid Pearls centres. Here's a close-up:
I like how the Distress Stickles looks like tiny ink splats on the sentiment. I put some on the bottom of her skirt but it looks like she took a short-cut over the fields.