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Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Relaxing

I made this card on one of my stamp 'n' play dates with my Stamping buddy Dawn. The image was a freebie from Sassy Studio Designs. We had a such a fun  time making the cards (see Dawns here), drinking coffee and babbling on:O). We are trying to learn how to colour hair with markers and I still have a long ways to go, but not about to give up!

Card Details:
Stamp:  Friday Freebie from Sassy Studio Designs called  Bubble Bath; the background stamp is Rubbernecker's  Bubble background
Punch: Fiskers for the border edging -wove turquoise/teal ribbon through the edging and a Martha Stewart punch for the flower branches
Die Cuts:Spellbinders for the ovals, Stampin' Up  Sizzlits set Birds&Blooms for the flower
Other: Crimper for the solid part of the edged border, a pearl, and epoxy stickers for the bubbles (or at least some of the bubbles)
Note: Some of the bubbles  appear to be quite dark in the picture, but IRL they are very light. No matter what picture I took my hands and camera were reflected  in the epoxy stickers. Most annoying - finally used Paint Net to try and remove enough of the reflection out of the bubbles so you could not see the camera or my lovely hands:O) !

Won one of the prizes at the Stella say Stamp challenge March 25, 2012

Challenges entered:
!. Sassy Studio Designs: Dare to Be Sassy #116 -Monochromatic
2. The Poodle Parlour: Anything Goes
3. Karen Doodles #100 Something Special
4.Love to Create Challenge Blog: Challenge & Anything Goes
5  Catch the Bug: Stella says Stamp: #106 sketch
6.One Stitch at a Time: #105 Girly
7.Pile it On #12 In the Air - my bubble are floating all about:O)
8. The Ribbon Girl Blog: March Color Challenge #17 - Aqua and white -must use a ribbon
9.One Stop Craft Challenge::174 handmade flower

24 comments:

  1. This is gorgeous Glenda,what a fabulous image.xxx

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  2. Hi Glenda this is fantastic, such a gorgeous colour.

    Hugs Julie x

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  3. GORGEOUS!!!!!!
    hey, thanks for your lovely comment for my blog! : )

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  4. Beautiful - love the blue!

    Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck!

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  5. Great card Glenda. I think the hair looks good. I seem to learn something new every time I colour something...lol.
    Hugs Sally xxx

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  6. Love your color choices on her..so relaxing and spa-ish. Thank you for sharing her with us over at Love to create Challenges.
    ~Amanda LTCDT

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  7. Love the teal monotone...and the image is just so.....relaxing!

    LOVE IT!

    Hugs
    Sue

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  8. een mooi kaartje en heel mooi in gekleurd.

    groetjees thea

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  9. Oh my favorite color. Great coloring job. Thanks so much for joining us at Pile It On this week.

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  10. How lovely
    Thank you for joining us at One Stop Cards this week
    Love Jan
    xx

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  11. I love the colors in this card. Everything looks so wonderful...Makes me want to jump in a bubble bath myself. Great Job, joann sassy raggedy

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  12. Love it. The teal color is so relaxing. Great coloring and layout. Thanks for joining us for Dare Too Be Sassy Thursday at Sassy Studio Design. Please come back and join us again.

    Rachelle

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  13. Beautiful design. That flower is amazing and your colouring, as always, is perfection. Great colour palette too.

    Lin xx

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  14. Stunningly Relaxing!! Thank you for playing with us this week at Love to Create Challenge & For sharing your talents with us!! Come back and join us again soon!!

    Many Blessings,
    Tina

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  15. Aw what a great card Glenda love the aqua and your hair colouring is great too!

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  16. This is wonderful!Love the colours and the flower
    looks great!
    Thank you for joining Karen`s Doodles and good luck!
    Hugs,Kari :)

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  17. How gorgeous - I just love the monotones and that flower and ribbon are AWESOME!

    We're so happy you joined us for theCatch The Bug NEW “Stella Says Sketch" Challenge with Bugaboo Stamps! We hope you’ll join us again THIS Sunday for a new sketch challenge!
    Hugs & Happy Days!
    ~Min
    Kaymin Kreations

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  18. Great card, Glenda nice girly one for a girly stamp date. I love your colours here everything is so lovely and coordinated. (glad I am not the only one who has this photography issue!!) Vee xx

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  19. This is gorgeous, I love that colour. Thanks for joining in with our Girly challenge this week over at OSAAT and good luck Julie

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  20. fantastic card. love it

    Thanks for joining us at OSAAT, hope you join us again soon

    my little scrappingcorner
    DT One Stitch At A Time

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  21. Beautiful! Calgon take me away! Thanks for joining us at OSAAT, hope you'll join us again for this week's Anything Goes Challenge. Best, CG

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  22. Congratulations on the win Glenda! What a gorgeous creation!

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  23. Nice card and image, very relaxing - and thank you for joining in with the Ribbon Girl colour challenge. Mary G x

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  24. Love this image and the colours are Stunning.Fab card.Hugs xx

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