Monday, October 3, 2011

Card #15 - Kraftin' Kimmie and Sweet Sketch Wednesday


So while I had all my orange scraps out for this challenge:

and all my card making stuff out for World Card Making Day, I decided to make another card. This one features Andrea Acorn from Kraftin' Kimmie, and I paper pieced her skirt for this week's Kraftin' Kimmie challenge. I also used this sketch from Sweet Sketch Wednesday:
I love the mix of My Mind's Eye papers and stamps on this card, but I had a really hard time with the Copics on her hair and cape. I'm thinking I need to get some more instruction in those areas, but all in all I'm pleased with how this one turned out.

Hopefully this will serve as a reminder to get your orange projects in this month at Creative Accents Challenges! And if you missed our all-Canadian blog hop for World Card Making Day, then here's a reminder to make a comment on this post (and become a follower) so you can have a chance for my BLOG CANDY!!! 25 smackeroos to spend as you please at this store:
It's a brand new online store created by a local gal (well, local to me, anyway) and she's got great stuff you can't get anywhere else. You've got until Saturday, so get on it!

Supplies: My Mind's Eye patterned paper, stamps, and brad, Close to My Heart cardstock, inks, gems, and watercolor pencil, Kraftin' Kimmie stamp, Memento ink, Copic markers, Bazzill cardstock, Ranger Glossy Accents

P.S. - Holy cow, this is my 300th post, I can't even believe it!!!


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16 comments:

  1. Lovely card love the colors and that image..Take Care

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  2. Hi Roxy just love your stunning card, it's a great image and what wonderful colours I just love them together and your design papers. Great card and thanks so much for sharing your card with us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and good luck.
    Hugs
    Kathie SSW-DT

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  3. I think you did a beautiful job colouring her cape and hair!! I find those ones difficult too!! You card is gorgeous!! I love the little flower (:

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  4. Wow! 300 posts that's great! Love this card! Love the colors and I think your copic coloring looks great!!!

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  5. Hi Roxy, I really love your card. What a fun image and you have colored her up so cute. I love your papers and gorgeous color scheme. Thanks for joining us.
    Nancy SSW-DT

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  6. What a fun card! Your coloring is so wonderful Roxy and I adore your color and paper combo. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday!

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  7. Wow, this card is lovely!!! Totally fabulous image, I love it!! Fab colors too. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

    Linda

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  8. Your card is lovely. Your paper piecing is perfect, nicely done :)
    I think you hair and cape turned out awesome.
    Congrats on your 300th post, that is awesome:)
    I have been posting for almost 2 years...everyday :)

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  9. This card looks great, Roxy! I haven't yet inked up that image, but you've inspired me to get on that... before the season passes :) Great paper piecing!

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  10. Congratulations on your 300th post! Amazing! Super cute card too!

    Hugs, Carole xxx

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  11. This is very sweet and the rich colors are perfect with that beautiful flower! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

    Peace & Luv,
    Jeannie

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  12. aawww I love this sweet card. Gorgeous Kimmie image and wonderful backing papers. A great job. Thank you for sharing with us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday - Michelle SSW DT

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  13. Such a fun card & adorable little image. Thanks so much for joining us this week @ Sweet Sketch Wednesday :)

    Genevieve DT

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  14. Love the rich colors with this adorable image! Thanks for sharing and playing along with our sketch at SSW

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  15. Roxy, I think your cape is colored beautifully, so rich looking. I would like one like that!Great job with the sketch this week at SWeet Sketch Wednesday. We appreciate your playing with us each week at SSW.

    Patti SSW/DT

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  16. Roxy this is sooo cute!! I absolutely LOVE this image and you've colored her fabulously! I do love looking at how different two people can create with the same sketch!! That's what I love about sketches!

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