Sunday, 8 March 2015

Count on me when things get sticky...

 

Hi Lovely Blogging Buddies...

Happy Sunday!

I'm here today with my DT inspiration card for Whimsie Doodles..  I wanted to go for a brighter image and to try different colour tones than my norm - so I went for Lollipop Girl - (she's holding a mahoosive lollipop!) which also includes a separate sentiment that's perfect to send to someone who's having a bit of a struggle..


Card Recipe
Die: Dienamics Diagonal Stitched Squares (first time out for me!), Mama Elephant Confetti
Paper - Echo Park Hello Sunshine
Copic Colouring -
Skin - E000/00/21/11/04, R20
Hair: E21/34/23
Oranges: YR000/02/04, E08
Yellows: YR31/35
Pinks: RV32/34
Shading: B0000/000
Grounding: T0/T1
Lollipop Stick - C1

She really brightened my day as I made her...  and you never know, I may use yellow and orange again soon now I know they're not so scary!


Big Hugs...

21 comments:

  1. This is so cute and fab colouring... love her hair!
    The lollipop looks great and the sentiment is perfect and yes, I could see it being perfect for someone going through a struggle. I have to have that die too!

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  2. pink still in there - so that's ok...fab card....got those papers...love them - need to start using nice papers - sad but I just like to look at them and need to use them more...
    Hugs for Sunday
    Sarah x

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  3. Christine, this is beautiful and creative.

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  4. Gorgeous - love your colouring.
    Avril xx

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  5. This might just be my first visit to your blog... and what a joyful experience it is too! Love your cards, Jo x

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  6. This made me smile Christine, a lovely image, love that lollipop, and the sentiment, just perfect, a really super card!
    hugs Jacee
    Simply Paper Card Design

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  7. Oh christine, I love this..
    The image, layout and colours are just gorgeous
    Hugs Kelly

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  8. So beautiful! Love the colour combo and the colouring is stunning. Just beautiful, hugs Jayne x

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  9. Great colour combo, and I love the sentiment. Sweet image. Gail xx

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  10. Well Christine I have to say that I could not believe this was you when I saw it on my dashboard.
    Very well done it is a brilliant card and just shows there is life after pink lol.
    Have a good week

    Kath x

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  11. Just gorgeous love the colours so vibrant The image is so pretty and its a great sentiment fabulous love and hugs Carole x

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  12. Gorgeous image and card, and what wonderful colours Christine :o)
    Jackie xx

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  13. Adorable and fabulous
    luv
    Debby

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  14. This has certainly brightened my day and believe me it needed brightening! Both the sweet image and zingy colours are lovely and oooooh, what a fab new die you have there!

    Big hugs, Kat xx

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  15. Such a sweet card Christine, the colours are so warm and refreshing and your colouring is amazing! Hope you have fun playing with your doodled borders! :) Donna ♥ x

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  16. I'm not over keen on orange/yellow either, but have used it recently. I love your card honey. It's a stunner.
    Hugs
    Annette
    xx

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  17. Really beautiful card Christine...I always steer clear of yellow and orange! Might have to have a go though...this card really shows them at their best! Love it...xxx

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  18. She is so sweet Christine! Love how you captured the highlights in her hair! Hope you have a great week!

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  19. This is so cute and really made me smile - what a brilliant sentiment to go with this sweet image! Love the bright colours too.
    Rebecca.
    x

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  20. Fabulous! love the zingy colours, gorgeous image and great sentiment, loving the die too, hugs, Colette xx

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