Monday, May 31, 2010

Stamp & Create Product Spotlight ~ Week #2 Shimmerz

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Happy Monday! Today the children have another Ped day which means that they are all home with me today. Not really a recipe for me to get much done craft-wise! LOL! Today I am really excited to show you my card using this adorable CC Designs image which I paired with DP from one of the new Basic Grey pads.

I used the amazing sketch that I found at the Card Patterns Challenge and also used the recipe of “DP, Ribbon, Bow & Tags” which was the challenge at Stamp Something.

I colored up the image with my Copic Sketch markers and then masked the image and airbrushed using my Copic ABS. I used two different colors to airbrush. I love the look that this gives. I used YG00 which I sprayed around the image itself and then I used BG10 which I sprayed around the edges of my cardstock, working my way into the center.

The button is a Basic grey clear button and I just traced around it on some DP and made my own matching embellie! The bow was made with my bow-easy…..one of the best (and cheapest) investments for my crafting needs. The final touch was to use Shimmerz. This is always the little extra touch that gives big results! It is hard to capture just how pretty it is  IRL with photos. I took another one at a different angle to show you more of the effect:

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Thank you for taking the time to stop by today! I hope you get the chance to get a little inky today!

23 comments:

Maria Therese said...

Gorgeous card and perfect coloring!!!

Lydie said...

Bonjour,
Encore une très jolie carte, j'aime venir regarder votre blog
Cordialement

Ingrid said...

This card is really beautiful. And your coloring with copics is fab, it looks just perfect!
Hugs Ingrid

Riet said...

Ohhh So beauutiful card Jeanette,i love your image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Suze said...

What a beautiful card Jeanette, beautiful colors and the image is so sweet.
I love it.

hugs Suze xx

Penni said...

What a lovely card. Shimmerz do make all the difference, the sparkle is lovely.

Hugs
Penni
x

creacora said...

this card is realy gorgeous !!
nice colouring !

xx Cora

Kimberly Gajewski said...

This is lovely Jeanette! Her hair is colored perfectly! What a wonderful sketch! I want to give this one a try! Thanks so much for sharing! Enjoy your day! :D

Christina C. said...

This is so adorable Jeanette. Once again, your image is colored to perfection. Love the papers and layout, as well as the colors. Stunning work!

Calypso said...

I like it...the shimmers really do add a new look to it.

Calypso

Archies Mum said...

Gorgeous card, love the colours you've chosen, and the ribbon has just finished it off. I think I need to invest in a bow easy as it is so hard to make one look as nice as yours x

Arlene said...

Great colors and papers. Wonderful coloring.

Jacqueline's Weblog said...

Beautiful card, great colours and a lovely image!
Hugs Jacqueline

Lacey Stephens said...

Wow! Jeanette, this is such a fantastic card!! I love the layout and I NEVER get tired of your beautiful coloring!! Great use of the shimmerz :-)
~Lacey
www.stampandcreate.com

craftymum said...

What a stunning card
Love sarah XXX

Danielle Champagne said...

OHHHHHHHHH! Jeanette, this card is so lovely! I love the image very much. Very nice colouring.
Danielle.

Fiona said...

What a beautiful card :) I love the colours on it :)

Dot Scrap said...

Oh wauw gorgeous....yes simply amazing. Every detail is so fantastic.
Love it love it love it.
Thank you so much for joining us at Stamp Something this week.
Dorte aka dot-scrap.

Jolita said...

What a cute card!

Hugs,
Jolita

dstandard said...

Love this - so clean and fresh! Love the image! Thanks for playing at Card Patterns!

Sharon Caudle said...

LOVE it!!! She's sooo adorable and you have built the perfect card with her! Fantastic coloring!
hugs!
Sharon

whoistracy said...

Oh this is just adorable!!! Your coloring is so lifelike. That image just pops off the screen.

NinaB said...

Beautiful coloring. Thanks for playing with us at Card Patterns.

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