Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Happy Birthday, Fonda!

As I mentioned in the last post, I wanted to put together a "wow" birthday card for my friend Fonda using the Chalkboard technique. I'm really pleased with how the technique turned out, as well as with Fonda's card.

I made two versions of the "chalkboard" -- mostly because after making the first one I thought I could do even better.

And here's the card front:

Postscript - I've been getting a lot of questions on how I made this card. There's an excellent tutorial for the Chalkboard technique on the SplitCoastStampers website at:


Jan Farring said...

This is just stunning Joyce. Thanks for sharing. Now I need to figure out how you DID this - would love any tips. I've never been successful with the chalks!!

Thanks for any help or places I can view this technique


rush8888 said...

it looks like i got the "better" one! thank you, joyce, for a wonderful birthday card! btw...my birthday continues, but i just can't get away with too much! f