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Saturday, April 17, 2010

Resting up...

Hello again,
I know, 2 posts today, what's up with that? Well, I was so anxious to use this new Stampavie stamp that I bought from Hope Stamps Eternal (I actually got another mousie stamp too and I don't think that it will be too long without getting inked up ;)
This card is for the Card Patterns Sketch60, found here. Julia S. is offering up a very lovely prize! Good luck to all!
I stamped the image on white and coloured with Copic markers and then used a circle Nestability die to cut out. I stamped the image again on a Basic Grey Lemonade scrap from the 6 X 6 size and paper pieced the hammock. Cute lady bugs one. All the rest of the papers on this card are from the 12 X 12 Lemonade pack.
I added some buttermilk Spica pen on the daisy centers and the mousie eyelid and nose. It is obvious that mousie's whiskers are a little thick...my fault.
There is stitching around the circle, I am gaining a little more confidence on this little machine that I am using, but it is a totally different feel from my big ole Singer.

I have not added a sentiment yet to this little one, but I was thinking of using something like "Hope you are resting up and feeling better" Any suggestions?

Thanks for visiting!
Chriss

11 comments:

  1. Adorable image, great coloring and beautiful card! Thanks for playing at Card Patterns!

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  2. Oh Chriss! this card is soooo cute you did a great job with the coloring of the image to the choice of paper and embellishments WOW!!

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  3. Adorable! Love the combo of patterned papers with your image.

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  4. Such an adorable image and a beautiful card! Love the bright colour palette!

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  5. This is wonderful Chriss! I love that bit of lace you added- it's the perfect touch.

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  6. What a super sweet image, Chriss, and beautiful coloring, as always!!! You did a fabulous job with the sewing, too, and the lace looks beautiful!!!! I like the idea of a get well sentiment or a thinking of you. Whom ever receives this beauty will be thrilled!!!

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  7. This is just adorable! I love all the pink...pretty! :)

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  8. Congratulations Chriss....on being top 6 over at Card Patterns :) Great entry!

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