I am in stressed out mode about my blog entry for this month. It started as wanting to do an animated gif but that did not go so well - obviously I need a whole lot more practice playing with this concept - not something I have time for right now. So this month I am doing a basic layout using the components from this totally delightful kit.
First off I opened all the components from Shades of Winter and created a blank 12" x 12" canvas at 300ppi as I always do.
Also opened up a wonderful photo of my friend Jayne with her fur baby - Archie!
I have brought into the layout part of one of the quad backgrounds and enlarged it to fit. Now I want to make a gradient overlay using some of the colors from within the photo and once done, I will edit it to allow for opacity of not more than 40% so the original pattern of the background shows through.
Now I am adding a few of the really lovely elements from this kit. Be right back.
Here is the finished product.
I would also like to take this opportunity of wishing you all a wonderful, happy and healthy 2017.