Tuesday, December 28, 2010

For My Sis....

This is only my third attempt at coloring an image, I have not been thrilled with the last ones, but I love how this one turned out!


* I realize coloring with Crayola is not the best option but it works for now*







I am sending this to my sister, this is what she looked like when she was little!


I used Eucalypptus Walnut spray ink. The  background paper was white I used this spray to help it look nicer with the leaves from the flowers.

I colored the stamp image with Crayola twisters LOL! ( No copics yet!)

I found the flowers in the wedding section at Micheal's

Scallop is from Accent Essentials

And added some bling.
Scallop punch, corner rounder

Inside stamp says thinking of you


Entering into: 

My Sheri Crafts: # 37  Spray mist

The Corrosive Challenge Blog: # 96 Bling it on

19 comments:

  1. I personaly think this card is stunning... Sooooo cute.

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  2. Carri,
    That card is beautiful!! I love it, and I love Crayola Twisters also!!!!
    Karen

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  3. Your card is so adorable. I liked your coloring too. It was so sweet. Using crayon is a great change from other standard mediums. I also liked the fact that you stamped. You are really good at it.

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  4. It's beautiful Cari. Love this image. Have a wonderful Holidays. Happy New Year to you and your family.
    Hugs Nataliya

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  5. Carri, the card is just gorgeous!!!! Your sis will love it and the coloring is great girl!!!
    Hugs,
    Norma

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  6. I just adore that stamp...you did a wonderful job on this card.
    smiles...Tammy
    Happy New Year!

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  7. Cari, your sister will love the card. I am glad that stamp was one you could use. You did a wonderful job on the card. It looks fantastic. TFS

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  8. Oh Carri, what a treasure! your sister will just love this, no doubt - love the touch of using crayola twisters - in a pinch, they work just fine and you've done a stand up job! Happy New Year!

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  9. Your card is so pretty. Your sister is going to tear up. I love that spray look. What type did you use? I want to try some.

    Glad to see you found Corrosive Challenge. If you find any others, please let me know. : )

    Happy New Year,
    Georgiana

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  10. I hsve been thinking about getting into colouring stamps. I might just use your idea and start with coloured pencils to see if I like it before I advance on and dish out. Also, I got water colour pencils that I have never used. hummmmm you have got me thinking!

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  11. How absolutely precious!!!!!!!!!!
    Happy New Year sweetie.
    Hugs Bonnie

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  12. You are my blog hop winner. Please see today's blog post for details. Congrats. Love your card. Happy New Year!

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  13. Very cute! You did a fab job coloring with crayons.

    I saw some one else use crayons with baby oil & a qtip for blending and that also had some beautiful effects.

    Your sister will surely love your card!

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  14. I think the coloring looks great! The image is adorable! Thanks for joining us this week!

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  15. Oh, this is so sweet! I bet it was very much loved by your sister.

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  16. This is adorable, Carri! I think your colouring looks great - far better than anything I could do!!

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