Saturday, July 31, 2010

Chapter 24 - Windows and Broken Glass

`Now tell me, Pat, what's that in the window?'

`Sure, it's an arm, yer honour!' (He pronounced it `arrum.')

`An arm, you goose! Who ever saw one that size? Why, it fills the whole window!'

`Sure, it does, yer honour: but it's an arm for all that.'

`Well, it's got no business there, at any rate: go and take it away!'

There was a long silence after this, and Alice could only hear whispers now and then; such as, `Sure, I don't like it, yer honour, at all, at all!' `Do as I tell you, you coward!' and at last she spread out her hand again, and made another snatch in the air. This time there were TWO little shrieks, and more sounds of broken glass. `What a number of cucumber-frames there must be!' thought Alice. `I wonder what they'll do next! As for pulling me out of the window, I only wish they COULD! I'm sure I don't want to stay in here any longer!'

Hello friends...it's CRYSTAL CLEAR that today you're all joining us for a fabulous challenge here at Oh, Alice!   We have all sorts of lovely techniques for you to try today!

Your mission today with Oh, Alice, should you choose to accept it, is to try a technique using cracked glass, crystal effects (or glossy accents), or a window stamp/technique.  There are TONS of possibilities with today's challenge.
So this week I decided to do something a little different.  I’m not sure if you can tell or not but where Alice is peeking in is covered in glossy accents (so is the drink me bottle but I really wanted the opening to show).

AlicePeekin
AlicePeekinIn
This illustration is done by Oleg Lipchenko.  I think it is adorable.  I really like his illustrations.

Please don’t forget to go by the Oh! Alice Challenge blog because you never know what we have up our sleeve.

Image: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Oleg Lipchenko
Paper: SEI Addison, Neenah CS
Extras: Glossy Accents, Corner Punch, Prima Jewel Swirl, Scrapworks Tabs

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7 comments:

Peggy said...

What a beautiful and unique creation! I love it!

Erin said...

What a great image! Very cool card. Hope you had a great birthday.

Erin said...

OK, I screwed up. It was Emma that just had a birthday, not you. I'm an idiot.

Basement Stamper said...

Beautiful card Sara, I love that she is peeking out of the opening and the glossy accents over it. Great job with the challenge this week!

Emma said...

This fantastic Sara! I love that Alice is peeking through! Just gorgeous!

Lynne Phelps said...

What a WONDERful illustration with so many fascinating details! Love the glossy accents - not only does it add a nice glassy shine but it intensifies the color - gorgeous! the peek-a-boo idea is perfect for this image! Love it!

FibreJunky said...

That is a really neat way to do that card! Love it!