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Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Mother's Day Dragon Card

Good morning everyone! And a very Happy Wednesday to you!! I am working from home today!! And then tomorrow I am being recognized at work for 10 years. I can't believe I've been there for 10 years!! Thursday night is a Varsity Lacrosse game we are going to. Hmmm.. then on Friday I believe Kennesaw State Ladies Lacrosse is playing, so we will go see that as well. This weekend we are going to scrub the front porch and paint it. I think that is it?! It has been a busy week so far! I'm hoping to have a productive day at home today. I hope you all have a wonderful day too!! Be sure to hop over to Open-Minded Crafting Fun for the winners and DT Favorites post!

And now here is my next Mother's Day card that I put on Etsy:









I just love this image from The Paper Shelter! This is Best Day Of My Life. The image is fun, I love dragons! and I had a blast coloring this one! I colored this with Copic Markers and I've done a bit of layering. The background is also done with Copic Markers. The die cut around the image is from My Favorite Things. All of the papers are scraps I pulled out. I need to get back to using my scraps up! I did a bit of distressing and inked some papers. I've added a few pearls, some ribbon and some different flowers. I decorated the inside with the same papers, some more pearls and the same ribbon. I also added two different sentiment stamps.

Copic Markers Used:
  • Mom: RV00, RV21, RV23, RV25, RV29
  • Nest: YR20, Y13, YR23, YR24
  • Egg Spots: Y00, Y11, Y18
  • Egg: V12, V15, V17, V09
  • Baby: B63, B66, B69, B79
  • Baby Belly: YG01, YG03, YG05, YG09
  • Background: BG02, BG53, BG57, BG09
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35 comments:

Jeanie Ellis said...

How very cute! I never would have thought of a dragon, but this one is perfect! Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
Regards,
TTCRD DT
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Vicki robertson said...

Really adorable card! Your dragon image is so fun. Love that you gave some dimension to the card. Thanks for joining the Craft-Dee BowZ April Challenge, "Anything goes and include a handmade bow".

Kathleen said...

Gorgeous colouring and a fun image, really lovely design.
Thank you for joining our Ribbons & Roses challenge this week at Allsorts.

Kath

Dee's Craft Room said...

Fabulous card, the image is so, so cute and I love your colouring. Great layout and lovely floral corner. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

Doudou said...

Beautiful and sweet card! Thank you for joining us at Stampartpapel Retarte#75
Alexandra Dt

Crafts-by-Alison.blogspot.com said...

Susan love the card I just adore Dragons and this one is super cute. Love Alison xxx

Chris said...

Such a fabulous image and so beautifully coloured, lovely papers and design too! Thank you for joining us at Fab n Funky this week.
chris
x

Karen Letchworth said...

Hi Susan,
Thanks so much for sharing your colorful card in our Things With Wings Challenge. I hope you have a blessed week, and that you will join us again soon.
Karen
Really Reasonable Ribbon

Granmargaret said...

Lovely work. Thank you for joining the challenge at Digitally Sweet. Hope to see you again next time. Next time we hope you will try to make a 100% digital project.
Thank you also for joining the challenges at A Bit More Time to Craft Creative Fingers and Not Just Cards

M Samuelson said...

Thank you for joining us at Come and Get It Challenges, your project is fab ~ DT MaryAnn

Pat said...

Lovely card, great image, thanks for sharing at Fab'n'Funky this week.

Pat xx

Glenda said...

Great coloring! Lovely flowers you added! Thanks for sharing your card with us at My Sheri Crafts!

Glenda's Cards

andree said...

This is lovely. Thank you so much for joining us this time at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends. Good luck and hope to see you again soon. Andree {DT Lil Patch of Crafty Friends}

Ameera Craft said...

Lovely and a very unusual but special Mothers Day card. Thank you for joining us at Jade's Sparkling Butterflies challenge. Mary DT xx

CornishKat said...

What a beautiful card, I love your colouring. Thanks for joining us in the Floral Frenzy challenge at Polkadoodles,
Katrina x

Anet van Zyl said...

Beautiful card Susan. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Crafty Sentiments Designs. We would love to see you again ... Anet DTx

Ellibelle said...

Such a darling dragon image and you colored it beautifully!
Thanks so much for sharing!!
xEllie - Let's Color Linky Party and Critters & Creatures Linky Party

Donna said...

Absolutely gorgeous card with pretty detail.
Thanks for joining in with the April anything goes - any image challenge at The Ribbon Girl. Good luck in the prize draw.
Hugs, Donna x

Daffodil Cards said...

Beautiful card and details, love the image. Thank you for joining us at Digitally Sweet!

alex said...

So cute what a beautifully coloured image and card, thank you for joining us at 613 Avenue Create, hope to see you again soon
{613 DT Member}
Alex x

Karen Letchworth said...

Hi Susan,
What a bright and colorful card. Those flowers are stunning. Thanks so much for sharing your art with us. Have a blessed week.
Karen
Word Art Wednesday

P.S. If you're interested, there always a digital challenge at Cre8tive Hands Friends where you can link up a card using ANY digi and play along for a chance to win their adorable images. That one can be found here:
www.cre8tivehandsfriends.blogspot.com

Scrappy Scatty said...

Lovely creation - Thank you for playing along at Polkadoodles this time xx

Gale said...

Fab card Susan. Love the image and you colored it beautifully. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Addicts and we hope to see again soon. Hugs, Gale DT

Caz s said...

This is lovely thank you for sharing with us at 613 Create. And good luck, hope to see you again soon.

Caz 613C DT.
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Margaret said...

This is fantastic. Super coloring job on the image. Thanks for playing with us at CraftyHazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge.
Margaret, DT

Janis Lewis said...

Vibrant and beautiful. Awesome coloring. Thanks for joining us at 2 Creative Chicks.
DT Janis

Vidya said...

Beautiful creation.. Thanks for joining us with Jade's Sparkling Butterflies.
Vidya, DT

Nicola Jayne Saul said...

Beautiful project, lovely colours too. Thanks for joining us at the Petal Lu challenge, Nicola X

Scrapper69 said...

Fabulous Card!
Thanks for playing along with us over at Leinzlove Tear Bears Challenge!

Theresa, DT Member
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Sandy How said...

Hi Susan, a wonderful Mother's Day card, such a great image. Beautiful colouring and love the pretty flowers and gingham bow and those colourful pearls. Thanks for sharing with us at Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog and hope to see you again soon.
Hugs, Sandy DT

Valentina Ivanova said...

So sweet card!Thank you for joining in at Crafting for all Seasons Challenge. Good luck :) Hugs, Valentina DT

Kathy said...

Great job with a darling comment. Thanks for sharing with us at Your Scrapbook Place.

Shannon Abblitt said...

Great looking card! Thanks for entering at the Corrosive Challenge Blog x
DT Shannon

Shannon Abblitt said...

Great looking card! Thanks for entering at the Corrosive Challenge Blog x
DT Shannon

Bonnie Garby said...

Great card! Thanks so much for participating in our Really Reasonable Ribbon Challenge.