Saturday, April 24, 2010

Hey Chick

This card uses the cute Mimosa with chickens by Bildmalarna stamps.

She fits into the following challenges:

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I dug into my scrapbox for the papers. Very proud of myself because I usually leave the scraps for the kids to play with.

I used Nestabilities Label 10 for my matting. I used button brads for my buttons and hardware. My sentiment is computer generated. For my stitching I removed the thread from my sewing machine and stitched. For my lines I used a white gel pen.

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I colored Mimosa with the following Copics:

  • Skin – E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
  • Dress & chicks – B14, B11, Y26, Y08, Y04, Yo2, Yoo
  • Apron, basket, shoes and hair – E44, E42, E40

Here are a couple of close ups.

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Thanks for stopping by and visiting.

22 comments:

Debbie said...

Lovely card and great DP - love your fauz stitiching too - great effect. :)

Thanks for joining us at The Crafty Pad. :)

xxDebbiexx

Sandie said...

Hi Stephanie! This card is soooo cute. I love the colors, the way Mimosa is Copic-colored, the paper patterns & shapes...and "What's clucking"!! But the stitching...WOW! what a neat idea! So simple yet goes perfectly with Mimosa the little country-girl. You are so creative! Thanks for sharing!

Angelwood said...

Adorable card. Love this image and I love your coordinating papers. Cute sentiment :o). hugs, Angela

Scrubbybubbles(sue) said...

Awww..this is so sweet stephanie! thanks for sharing!

Sheri said...

Boy of boy..you've inspired me Stephanie...these colors are gorgeous together! Beautiful card!!!

Leanne said...

Wow Steph! This card is just to adorable!!! Love those colors together and as always your coloring is awesome!!!! Love it!

Tami said...

I love how the sentiment is done and I love how the little duckies are cut out. Very cute thanks for playing at Aly's

Lynn's Magnolia Haven said...

This is a very sweet card. I love this image. Your coloring if very good. This is truly and image to add to my collection.

ultraroyale said...

Really cute card. I love how the chicks show up on the ribbon. Thanks for sharing.
Have a GREAT DAY!!!
Bob L.
www.happycardmaker.blogspot.com

Kathy Billings said...

Adorable card!!! I love everything about it but especially the little chicks. I like that effect and sometimes do the same kind of thing.

KymKreates said...

I love the sentiment it is so dang cute and so fitting!! Your coloring and layout is superb!!! Thank to for visiting my blog and commenting!

RaiderSoonerMom said...

Stephanie!
What a cutie of a card! I love the colors and you did a great job coloring this darling little Mimosa! I especially love the brad buttons, they are just the cutest!
Hugs,
Lisa

Cindy2 said...

Your coloring is wonderful, very very pretty. Cindy2

Lori aka Lo Lo said...

Too cute! Fab colouring.

xoxo,
Lori

Rainmac said...

What a lovely card, gorgeous image and fab faux stitching. Thank you for joining us at MCFC, hope to see you again soon xxx

Handmade by Vivi said...

very pretty Steph!
xxx
Vivi

Kathy said...

Wow Steph! Great Card and the details are so amazing.

Debby said...

Very pretty! Thanks for playing along with the paper piercing Corrosive Challenge blog challenge!

Liz said...

Beautiful card love that image too stunning work
Thanks for joining MCFC this week
Liz x

Operation Write Home said...

Cute card! I've never seen button brads before, they're adorable. Your whole card is great :)

Anary said...

Stephanie! What a lovely card! I am drooling over this color combo. Now I have to make one just like it!
XOXO
anary

michele hileman said...

Wow Stephanie, I love your card.. She is so cute

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