Tuesday, 2 September 2014

Try it on Tuesday

Hello Everyone and welcome to Jumbled Crafts.

Hope you are ready for the new challenge at Try it on Tuesday where this week we ask 'How Does Your Garden Grow. Hope you will pop along to see what the rest of the team have made as I am sure you will be inspired to make something yourself and join us.

I made 2 cards from Scanograms of flowers I picked from our garden.

It was back in 2005 when I wrote a tutorial on this technique and called them scanograms but my style has changed a lot since then and so has the type of scanner we have now. The method remains the same so if you go here you can see the tutorial and maybe have a go yourself.

The pictures below are the scans I did this time and you can use them if you like -just right click and save them to your computer.



                                                                          Love Chrissie x





19 comments:

Valerie-Jael said...

Good morning Chrissie! Your cards are wonderful, and I love your scans, thanks for letting us use them! Beautiful way to photograph them, too! Have a lovely day, hugs, Valerie

Catherine said...

WOW ! This is totally awesome Chrissie ! You are so talented and clever ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

aussie aNNie said...

Love these images and your cards and colours plus design are super gorgeous. Lovely images of the flowers.xx
♥aNNie
The Journey is the Start

zandra said...

What a great idea! Love your cards!
Hugz, Z

Bee and Dee said...

Such lovely cards, so pretty and a freebie and tutorial hugs Bee

Margik said...

Both cards are really amazing and so creative. I love the beautiful flowers and photo composition.
Hugs, Mar

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Nikki Acton said...

Fabulous cards Chrissie x

Mrs.B said...

Two gorgeous cards Chrissie, and a lovely way to treasure the flowers from the garden. Thanks for the link will check this out.
Avril xx

Meggymay said...

What a fabulous idea Chrissie, the scans are beautiful. These are fabulous cards.
Yvonne

Marianne said...

Chrissie, these cards are gorgeous!! I love the bright and cheery colors, and the whole composition of them both.

This is such a fantastic idea. You are so creative.

Hugs and blessings,
Marianne x0

cardsandcompany said...

You must have a very pretty garden Chrissie. These are beautiful cards which anyone would love to receive.
Lorraine

Lady Lilith said...

Nice flowers are just great.

johanna said...

wonderful flower compositions! i love them all!

Paper Creations by Shirley said...

Hi Chrissie, I hope you are doing well. Wow beautiful flowers and scans, the cards look great with them. Thanks for all your visits while I was buried under with packing/moving/unpacking. We were without Internet for about 10 days, I felt cut off from the world, I had scheduled posts prior to the move. My craft room is still in boxes, we still have work ahead but getting more settled. Take good care, Shirleyxx

Ira Huberts said...

Wonderful flower compositions Chrissie! Both of your cards are really lovely and so elegant, fab work my friend! Hugs, Ira xox
Ira’s Crea Corner

Craftyfield said...

I am so surprised flowers scan so well. I am going to think about what I can scan... Your flower "arrangements" are very good too and the finished cards look terrific!

sam21ski said...

Fab flower layouts and colours, you are so generous letting people have them to use, your cards looks wonderful

Sam xxx

butterfly said...

The cards are wonderful, and thank you so much for sharing those beautiful "pressed" flower scans - gorgeous!
Alison xx