Monday, October 14, 2013

Warmest Wishes - Saturated Canary

 Happy Thanksgiving to all the Canadians out there! Happy Monday to everyone else!



For the first time in a looooooong time, I got out my copics and coloured!!! It had been long enough that I was afraid I'd forgotten how! lol 


Today, I tried a technique that I learned over at Deb's Blog - Crafty Cardi Higgins - I love the way she distresses strips of paper (see a beautiful example here), pleats them and sews them onto her cards. I finally made a point of trying it out and I love how it worked on this card. Thanks Deb for the inspiration! I will definitely be trying this one again!

The current challenge at Saturated Canary is "Season's Greetings," so I would like to share over there. This was a fun colour combo to play with and I think I will use it again. And now that I have my copics out again, I am itching to colour of another of Krista's adorable images.

I would also like to share over at Christmas Card Challenges
and
CHNC Challenge - anything goes Christmas.

Thanks for visiting!
Shanna :)

What I used:
digi stamp - Saturated Canary "Snowblower"
sentiment - CTMH B1362 Tag the Occasion
papers - We R Memory Keepers - Winter Frost
felt snowflakes & seam binding from SU
copics:
blues - BG75, 72, 11
greys - T6, 4, 2
boots - T1, 2, 4
greens - G85, 21, 20
hair - E50, 31, 25
skin - E11, 00, 000
snow - T0

7 comments:

  1. Love the card and your worksheet in the background. Great colouring. I know what you mean about being afraid you've forgotten. Happens every time I don't use them for a while. Lol

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  2. Adorable!
    Thanks for joining us at Christmas Card Challenges this week!
    Monica - CCC DT

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  3. Ooooooo what a gorgeous colour combo!
    Thanks for sharing with us over at Saturated Canary Challenges! X

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  4. Thanks for sharing your lovely card for CHNC challenge extra for October - hope to see you again soon. Challenge 6 on Crafting Musketeers is 'Christmas in October - it would be good to see this there as well, Hazel, Design Team Crafting Musketeers x

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  5. You sure didn't forget how to use your copics! So cute! Thank you for joining Christmas Card Challenges! Karen N, CCC-DT

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  6. Fabulous card hun love the lush colours & image.
    Thank you for joining us girlies over at Saturated Canary, hope you will play along with us again shug.

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

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