Monday, January 24, 2011

Be Mine!

I hope everyone had a great weekend! I know that we did. Both of us did a little work, and I finally got all the Christmas decorations put up. I love those decorations and I hated to see them back in their containers!
The Stamping Boutique is sponsoring the challenge over at Critter Sketch Challenge.  The challenge is to use distressing and a circle somewhere on your project. Go check it out. The prize is five digi’s from The Stamping Boutique. The image I used is Audrey in a Heart.  She was so much fun coloring. And my two favorite colors are red and puple.


My recipe for this project is:
Ink: Copics, Smooch, Memento, Spicas, and Gelly Roll
Cardstock: Stampin’ Up!
Designer Paper: Paper Trey Ink, 8”x8”, Simple Valentine
Ribbon: from my stash that keeps growing LOL
Punches/dies: Hearts are Stampin’ Up! and Spellbinders dies
Alson note that I did just a little faux stitching.
And, this was my first attempt with the Bow Easy Bow Maker.

I wanted to also say that this little project was published in the Jan/Feb 2011 issue of Through the Craftroom Door. I entered it in the sketch challenge. If you have not subscribed to this publication, you are missing out on a lot. Here’s the link for subscribing.

Other challenges that I entered are:
Splitcoast Stampers – Inspiration challenge (color)
Stamp Something – Cute Somethings (Audrey is pretty cute!)
Stampin’ for the Weekend – Getting Warmed Up (I used warm colors)

Thanks again for stopping by! If you have any questions, you know that you can always contact me.
Aletha

12 comments:

Sara said...

She is so adorable! I love how you put the purple and red together! I love all the little extra goodies to it! Your shading and blending are awesome as usual! Have a great day! Happy Creating! Sara

Hestia's Helper said...

I positively LOVE this card!!!
I'm so glad you posted pictures from different angles... you even finished the inside! How awesome are you!!???!!!

I think you've earned some more Reese's! (-:
And if not, at least one more glass of wine! (-:
{{love ya}}
Stacie

Karen's Fun Blog said...

This is soooo cute!! I love it!! : )

Louise said...

So cute, I love how she is sitting on the heart, very sweet.

Michele said...

very cute card! I love all the hearts and ribbon. thanks for playing the critter challenge this week.
Michele
Critter DT

Crystal said...

Wow your card is simply AMAZING! I love your work. Thanks for playing along at Critter Sketch & I"m super excited to be working with you at TSB!

sgc said...

Very cute card! Love the layout--and the colors. It looks great in the purple and red. Thanks for playing along with the Critter Sketch Challenge this week.

Berni said...

Lovely card, the colours go together so well and your colouring is fab!

Thanks for joining us over at SFTW

Hugs
Berni x

Collette said...

Such a pretty card! Love it

Gunn (Merete) said...

This card is awesome. I so like your image, just a bit different. Your layout it great and fab colors.
Thanks for joining us at SFTW.

Tammy Miller said...

What a great card! I just love it! Thanks for joining us this week at Critter Sketch Challenge Blog for Distressed/Circle Challenge! Good Luck! We Hope to see you again for our next challenge! Thanks Again, Tammy

Colleen said...

Too very cute - fabulous details! Thanks for joining us at Critter Sketch Challenges!

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