Lincoln Sparrows

Lincoln Sparrows
Spruce Bog - Algonquin Provincial Park

Monday, September 5, 2011

Who Me?

Hope you are all enjoying the last day of our long weekend. The weather has turned much cooler today - which I am not complaining about, just wish the sun would shine - but does look good for the rest of the week.

As I promised myself, I would try to do at least one Christmas card a week, to stock pile my stash, so I'll be all set when the time comes to mail them out.

For today's card I'm using Who Me, a Mo image in rubber by Stamping Bella.

Isn't he the cutest? He looks so innocent! I started by stamping him on bella's bestest paper then coloured him with both copics and pencils.  I started by using a copics then did the shading with prismacolour pencils and blended with gamsol.
I paired him up with some Christmas paper from MME- Frost - I believe it is a few years old - date on tab is 2007! Yikes! I hang onto papers - but at least I am starting to use them! lol. Dies I used are s/binder rectangle large and a bracket tab from MFT. Sentiment was stamped in back versafine.

Finished up with some stitching, glitter, versamagic wheat sponged around the image and a couple of nailhead antique gold brads.

That's it for today. Now I think I better work on my challenge card since I have time today. If you get a chance to play along this week our theme is Animals!

Enjoy the rest of your day, and thanks for stopping by.

Pauline

6 comments:

  1. Pauline - you nailed this card! I adore the soft muted colours you chose for this image and of course the DP is the perfect compliment. You have such a way with Copics and pencils!

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  2. Hey Pauline!
    You have done such a stunning job colouring this Mo! It looks like he's glowing! Just beautiful!

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  3. You did a fantastic job colouring him up; he is still in my bindah waiting to see some ink!! It's hot, hot, hot, here & I hope it lasts!!

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  4. Great card Pauline........ this has got to be one of my favourite images! Well done! So hard to think of that kind of weather right now though......

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  5. Ok this little guy looks fantastic! Seriously..the coloring, papers and layout look wonderful. Funny, I envision him in reds and blue but the soft browns and blues take my breath away. Hmmm, now where's that stamp!

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