From the pages of Paper Crafts & Scrapbooking came the Moxie Fab Bokeh challenge.
To be honest, before being asked to design this card I had NO IDEA what Bokeh even was. I’d seen it of course. Hard not to these days but I had no idea if even had a name.
If you’re not sure what bokeh is, is a lens flare type look found in photography and videography and the name for it comes from a Japanese word meaning blur. Pinterest is full of amazing bokeh inspiration here. The creative challenge came in taking a photographic technique and turning it into a paper crafting technique. Since vellum softens a design and bokeh is usually a circle of light, I tried punching circles out of vellum to replicate the look. It makes for a beautiful wintery design. Iridescent sequins also bring to mind a bokeh effect with the reflected light. The branches were a Silhouette file that I cut on my Cameo.
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