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Sunday, April 28, 2013

Crafting When We Can Personalize It!

I hope you all are having a wonderful Sunday. Today we have a new Challenge over at Crafting When We Can. The theme for this week is to Personalize your card by adding a name. I decided to make a card for my oldest daughter since she will be finishing up her first year of college in another week and coming home for the summer. I hope she will like it!




I used Katniss Girl On Fire from Sassy Studio Designs. I colored her with Copic. I added blooms and gems and a swirl of gems. The dies are from Spellbinders. This was a fun image to color up and I think she turned out pretty nice.

Copic:
Dress - B00, B12, B14, B16, YR02, YR04, YR07
Skin - E00, E01, E11, R20
Lips - R43, R83
Hair - E50, E53, E43, E57

Challenges:

I'm really proud of her making it through her first year of college and being out on her own. I hope she knows that.

I hope you all have a wonderful Sunday! We will be heading off to church soon. It has been a lazy weekend so far and I hope it stays that way LOL I needed some down time, quiet time. I had a really stressful week last week and I have no idea what the heck was wrong with me LOL Tired? Hormonal? LOL Who knows! Just one of those weeks and I'm really glad it is over! hehehe  On to a new week and may it be much better! *hugs* to all of you!!

    44 comments:

    Carole Robb Bisson said...

    I admire immensely anyone who can color. Yuo have made a very beautiful card and Taylor will love it.
    We appreciate seeing what you have created and posted with us, here at Word Art Wednesday.
    Blessings
    Carole Robb Bisson
    Word Art Wednesday

    NickelNook said...

    Beautiful card, Susan! I really like the colors and that great image! Thanks so much for joining us at A Die for a Sketch!...Nancy :o)

    Desire Fourie said...

    Absolutely stunning from the awesome colouring to the beautiful flowers.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

    MommyScraps said...

    Yeah, um, GORGEOUS coloring of Katniss!! Taylor is going to LOVE this!! Thanks for sharing with us at Craft Your Passion!
    -Adina

    Gaby said...

    Fab card, Susan. I love the image and the details.
    Thank you for joining us at A Die for a Sketch!
    Hugs, Gaby

    Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

    Congrats to daughter and I think she'll LOVE this creation! One of my favorite Sassy images and I just adore how you've colored her gown ... very sheik!
    Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘Free For All (anything goes)’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    Darlene
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    The Sisterhood of Crafters
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

    Fiona said...

    what an amazing card and perfect for anyone finishing their first year at college!!

    Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin.

    Fi
    x

    Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

    This is totally fabulous!!!! WOW your coloring of this image is jaw dropping! I just love the color combination that you have used. Your daughter will be so happy I'm sure.

    Mimi said...

    Totally gorgeous card Susan, your daughter is going to cherish this for years to come. Your colouring is out of this world. Hugs Jane xx

    Bonnie Irvine said...

    I love the colour palette you have used on this card. Your colouring of the image is gorgeous...she's beautiful. Love the addition of the bling and flowers. What a lovely card to give your daughter both for the art and the sentiment. Thanks for joining our Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend challenge at Craft Your Passion. I hope we see you again soon. I hope this week is better for you.

    Sharon said...

    Stunning! Your daughter is going to love it! Thank you for playing along with us at CBD. Hugs, Sharon

    Karen Letchworth said...

    What an amazing card, Susan. I love that image and you've designed and colored it perfectly. Just gorgeous! Thanks for sharing this with us in our challenge, and have a blessed week!
    Karen
    Word Art Wednesday

    Michaela said...

    WOW, what a stunner! Love the image and the way you coloured her in is just sooooo amazing.
    Michaela xx

    Andria said...

    What a stunning and stylish card. Fantastic image, beautifully coloured. Thank you for joining us at Eclectic Ellapu this week.

    Andria - EE, Dt.

    Debs said...

    Stunning card - amazing colouring.
    Thanks for playing along at OBAG this time.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

    Leikkaan Mervi said...

    Thank you for sharing this lovely and beautiful card at Craft-Room "So Sentimental" Challenge, good luck and welcome again;-))m

    Tanya said...

    Beautiful card, and Katniss looks fantastic :)

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge at Forever Friends Challenge Blog :) Good luck and hope to see you again soon :)

    Tanya xx

    PAC CHARITY CARDS said...

    Super card love your louring

    Caz

    Zoe Sanderson said...

    Very glamours and beautifully coloured. thank you for sharing with us at Craft-Room Challenge XOXO Zoe

    Anne Fenton said...

    Beautiful card..thank you for joining TTCRD this week

    Lynnel Lynch said...

    OMG......What a beautiful card! Your coloring is magnificent! Lucky Tayor who will get this masterpiece. Thanks for sharing.
    Thank you so much for playing the CDAC ANYTHING GOES CHALLENGE
    Lynnel
    CDAC DT Member

    Karon said...

    Fabulous card - that image is gorgeous! I love the colours and your amazing colouring. Hope the week ahead is better than the last :-)

    Shea said...

    What a fabulous, vivid, EXCITING card! I'll bet Taylor LOVES it! Thanks so much for joining us at CI Paints this week!

    Dan said...

    What a great card, I love how consistently you've carried your colour scheme through to all the elements. Thanks for joining us for this week's Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge! :)

    Eret said...

    Stunning card. I love the color combo and secially your coloring. She has really gorgeous dress.
    Eret xx

    Michelle said...

    Wow, so pretty! Thanks for joining us at FYI!

    Jennifer Grissom said...

    Wow! Fabulous coloring! Thanks for sharing at Sister Act Card Challenge.

    Deanna said...

    Gorgeous Card! Your daughter is going to love it because it is made just for her~hugs Deanna

    Maria said...

    Wow, this is fabulous! Your colouring is amazing, and I love how you've used the flowers. Thanks for joining in with our "So Sentimental" theme over at the Craft-Room Challenge.

    Maria x

    Ellapu said...

    Fabulous project. Thank you for sharing with us Eclectic girlies. Hope to see you in future challenges.
    Elaine aka Ellapu (Owner)

    Debi said...

    Certainly sassy! love how the flowers follow the end of the dress great colour combo too, thanks for sharing with us at Craft Room Challenge, Debi x

    Kelly Neis said...

    Oh do I love her dress, fabulous coloring! Your card is great and a very lucky recipient. Thank you for joining us at A Die For A Sketch.
    Hugs Kelly DT

    Mynnette said...

    LOVE the way you colored her dress! This is beautiful! Thanks for joining us at FYI! :)

    debby4000 said...

    Do love your gorgeous card, fabulous colours and what a great image.

    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp challenge.

    luv
    Debby

    Pamela said...

    Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week with your beautiful card.

    Pam x

    Hjørdis said...

    Thank you for sharing your Card in our challenge at Card and scrap !
    DT Hjørdis :0)

    Julia said...

    Such a beautiful creation with great attention to detail. Thanks for joining us at Crafting By Designs. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Julia

    carefree creations said...

    Fabulous coloring! Thanks for playing along at For Your Inspiration!

    Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

    I'm back with a DT hat on!!! Just love this card! STUNNING!!!

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Faieries challenge. Hope you will join us next time. DT Crafting Vicky

    Julies Crafty Creations said...

    Stunning card!
    Thanks for joining in with our Lots of flowers challenge over at Forever Friends and good luck
    Julie x
    My blog
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    Alexandra Polyzou said...

    Stunning card and amazing colouring.
    Thanks for playing along with us at GET CREATIVE!!!

    dstandard said...

    Gorgeous card and fabulous coloring! Thanks for playing at FYI!

    michelle hodges said...

    Very pretty!
    Love the coloring!
    Thank you for joining in on the Creative Inspirations paint challenge!
    Michelle, dt team

    marjoleincreatief said...

    The coloring you did, STUNNING!!!! I really love your card. Thank you so much for joining us at A die for a Sketch. Hope to see you more often in our challenges...

    Hugs marjolein