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Sunday, December 2, 2012

A Violet Vintage Birthday

Hi All!  I hope that everyone had a wonderful weekend :)  I've got another birthday card to share- I've had my hands full with them and other card orders so I'm just now starting to get around to the Christmas cards- I know, a little bit of freaking out starting to happen as it's December now!!!  Oh well, I seem to do well under pressure so I'm just going to pull it together and work my you-know-what off :)  But back to this card...I colored up a big head version of Violet Vintage from Saturated Canary a little bit ago but I couldn't resist also doing the full version.  So I colored her to match some papers from Simple Stories and distressed everything with some Frayed Burlap Distress Ink for a more 'vintage' type look.  But vintage isn't really my go to style so that's about as far as it went, lol.  Still, I think it turned out okay.  Thanks so much for stopping by to take a look.  Make sure to check back tomorrow when I announce the winner of my candy- yay!  Till then I hope you all have a wonderful start to your week :)

Skin- E000, E00, E11, R30, R21, BV34
Hair- E21, E33, E35, E37, E59
Clothes- BG70, BG72, BG78, YR00, YR15, YR18, R27, R59, E41, E44, E47, E49

I'd like to enter this card in the following challenges:
One Stitch At A Time- Anything Goes
Catch The Bug Challenge- Anything Goes
Stamp Your Life, LLC- Anything Goes
Emergency Crafters- Anything Goes

Supplies: Cardstock- Bazzill; DP- Simple Stories Harvest Lane; Ink- Distress Ink Frayed Burlap; Bling Flourish- Recollections; Flowers- Prima; Sentiment Sticker- Jillibean Soup


Unknown said...

i really love the vintage feel to the card! it is so beautiful<3...


PaperDaisies said...

Amazing colour combo. Your layout is great. I love that diamanté swirl. Have a great week. Hugs Nina

Laura Love said...

These colors are gorgeous! This is such a pretty card! Love it!

mariska said...

Thanks for your sweet comment on my SC card Katie. And I love your card. It is very beautiful and I love the way you collor your stamps it is sooo pretty.

Hugs mariska

Janine said...

Thanks for your lovely comment on my LOTV Mini Bear.
Very pretty card with great colouring as always. Love this image I may just have to treat myself!
Hugs, Janine xx

Sharon said...

Gosh, she is so so sweet. Love the colour choices and I love the design. Beautiful embellishments.
Hugs Sharon. x

Crafting Vicky said...

Wow I adore your coloring of this fabulous image! What an awesome Birthday card!!!

Thanks for joining us as OSAAT this week. Hope to see you again next week. DT Crafting Vicky

Rose said...

what a cute fun image and your coloring is awesome!! very pretty card :)

so glad you joined us for our first challenge on SYL :)

Janice said...

Marvelous coloring and the image is tooooo cute! Thanks for joining us for our first challenge at Stamp Your Life!

Stephanie said...

Beautiful card, awesome coloring skills. Thanks for playing along at Catch the Bug.

Mari K. said...

Beautiful card! Your coloring is fantastic! Thanks so much for joining us at Stamp your Life!

Sherry Eckblad said...

Love your card and your coloring skills are just amazing.

Thanks for joining us in our first challenge at SYL!

MyCraftWorld said...

Hi Katie,
Your card is stunning and your colouring is amazing!!!
Thank you for joining us at Emergency Crafters.
~Lucy x

Tammy Miller said...

Now that is adorable I just love it! Thanks so much for joining our Bingo challenge over at CTB! I hope you will join us again very soon!

Becky G said...

Katie, Your card is stunning! Love your coloring!!! Thanks for joining us in our challenge at Catch The Bug!

:) Becky

Unknown said...

Today I am first time on your blog. I found it because you left a comment on mine. .o) I was so inspired by your video in your card so I also colored the same image. .o))) Thank you for inspiration.

Unknown said...

Hi Katie, I just wanna show you what I made. If you wanna - I invite you to look.