06 October 2012

Angel Kiddo


All week long the Stampendous team and the team over at May Arts Ribbon have been sharing great projects.  Today we're wrapping up our week of fun with a blog hop!  And since it is World Card Making Day, I've combined all sorts of fun challenges to create this sweet card :)

I used the sketch from i {heart} papers as my jumping off point.  I colored up Angel Kiddo with my Spectrum Noir markers (because the challenge over at Spectrum Noir this month is holiday cards!).  I used the following markers to coordinate her with the yummy This & That Echo Park paper:

Dress: DG1, DG2 DG3, DG4, CT3, GB5, DR4, DR7, BG1, BG2, BG3
Hair/Bear: EB1, EB2, GB8
Crown: CT2, CT4, GB5, DR4, DR7, BG1
Wings: BG1, BG2, BG3
Skin: FS9, FS4, FS3 (cheeks/lips CR3)
Eyes: DG2

I added some Shaved Ice along the edges of my triangle panel, for sparkle.  My sentiment is stamped on a banner , and I added a little more bling next to it (really, can you have enough bling?)  To finish off my card, I used a bit of the versatile Twisted Burlap ribbon.

All of the elements on my card come together to give me Bingo....from this weekend's Designed to Color challenge!

Make sure you hop along to these blogs, to see what fabby prizes you could win!!!


And check out i {heart} papers blog to see their WCMD challenges (with more prizes!), the Designed to Color challenge (with more prizes!), and the Spectrum Noir challenge (with even MORE prizes!).


How are YOU celebrating World Card Making Day?  i {heart} papers is doing it with 2 chances to win a gift certificate and a 20% off storewide coupon code.  Use code WCMD2012TW through Tuesday 10/9 for 20% off EVERYTHING in the store (including the stamps, paper, accessories, and ribbon I used on my card today!).  And, yes, you still qualify for free US shipping with your order of $60 or more. Check out the blog for more details on the challenges.  Happy Shopping!

Supplies:
Stamps: Angel Kiddo, Season's Greetings (Stampendous)
Card Stock:White (Crafter's Companion); Coredinations, Bazzill
Patterned Paper: This & That Christmas (Echo Park)
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Rich Cocoa (Tsukineko)
Coloring Medium: Spectrum Noir
Accessories: Shaved Ice (Stampendous), Bling (Zva Creative); Twine (May Arts)
Tools: Banner Trio Die (WPlus9)
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21 comments:

Gita said...

I love how you used the shaved ice along the edges. The stamp sentiment is pretty too.

Sherry Butcher said...

TFS. I like the trangle panels with shaved ice.

Suzanne C said...

Gorgeous coloring on your angel. Beautiful use of the sketch and the flourish is a lovely touch to finish off your sweet card!

Melinda Gleissner said...

Oh, I love your Shaved Ice trim too. What a great idea. Fantastic card, Taylor.

Steph Lee (Arty Carty) said...

love that you used twine instead .. very pretty!

craftymom205 said...

Love the card.

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Barbara said...

Very pretty card. I love the sketch you used and your combination of papers and the shaved ice! The twine was the perfect finishing touch!

sharon g said...

The glittery look is so cute. I love the image, too. Very sweet

Greta said...

So sweet! Love the twisted burlap ribbon!

KristiDaroci said...

Very pretty! The pattern differences and embellishments are perfect!

Pam Hornschu said...

Beautiful card, Taylor! Love the sparkle.

2Pennies (Jennifer) said...

I like the use of triangle panels in the background, and the swirly bling adds interest and ties the two bottom panels together. One more card for my idea file. Thanks!

Trena in Naperville said...

So cute Taylor!!

Take care and STAY POSITIVE!

Kristine Reynolds said...

Such a cute card. Love the layout, your coloring and the shaved ice on their!

Janelle said...

Oh I love this card! She's just adorable and your coloring is amazing!

Tenia Nelson said...

So so pretty!!!

Yvonne Morentin said...

awesome project. I am a new follower and on the blog hop.
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wendyp said...

Super cute!!! Beautiful job on the coloring!

Miriam Prantner said...

Your coloring is gorgeous! love the sparkle and bling too!

Sue D said...

Great coloring of this cute image. I like the sketch and your use of shaved ice.

Stampendous said...

What a sweet card with beautiful colors for Christmas. So love the vintage look over the garish red and green we usually see! Just beautiful, Taylor...Thanks so much for hopping with us!