Monday 29 June 2015

Project 231: A slightly funky wedding card

I was asked to make a wedding card for a colleague's wedding for all of us to sign and I was delighted. This guy is great, and his fiancee is a very cool chick, they have a funky retro style and I'm a big fan of them both.

I used this KennyK image as it's so easy to personalize and am entering their Anything Goes challenge. He has jet black hair and a turned up coif while she has ombre orange hair. Yes orange. Not ginger, not trying to be red. Orange. Love it. They are both covered in tattoos and I thought this image allowed opportunities to make it all about them. I also got to use it for my 30 day coloring challenge.

I did a bit of facebook stalking and talking to colleagues to also do some stalking to get a good photo of the bride's left arm. I managed to get a few that showed a star, with a bit of a dashed line and then the top of a heart that leads to a half sleeve with roses and diamonds and some other very cool retro images.

Their wedding scheme is creme and pink and this Neopolitan Recollections pack was perfect - the little greeting is from there as well.

I kept it simple with some candies and a little bit of glitter on the earring and flowers. I think it will work really well and I'm excited to give it to him at his going away party later this week.


  1. Oh Wow! this is brilliant Jessie… what a fun image and the paper is so perfect with the image! Wonderful how you've added the tattoos too! you are clever! :-))
    Hope you have a good week!
    Big hugs, Sue B xx

  2. Fun wedding card. Super cute. It's perfect for our Anything Goes Challenge. Good luck and please join us again.

    DT member

  3. They look fab! Great background too.

    Thank you for sharing your talent with us at KennyK. Good luck!
    Team A(ll That)

  4. Awesome, great use of the image, I love it! Love that you added the tattoos, very cool, very personal. Cx


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