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Thursday, March 18, 2010

SISC1 Maddie dressed in Purple

Today StampInsanity announced their first challenge along with releasing some new digi images (this is not one, lol). If you want a peak at the new images check them out here. You will want to see these flirty girlies because they are super cute and sexy at the same time :). I think Joszette is my favorite.

On to my card, I made this for StampInsanity Sketch Challenge 1. Wow it took me around 3 hours to make this card. I'm not sure if you can tell but I distressed the edges of the background DP as well as the white pieces of card stock with Basic Gray and Black ink. I also had to cut the image out because I stamped her too close to the edge to use my oval nestabilities. It wasn't that easy cutting around her hair with a fractured arm but I took my time and managed to do a decent job. I am loving the way this card turned out.

I decided to add the sentiment because I have a lot of birthdays coming up in the next couple month. Need to make sure I have plenty on hand. Most importantly I need to make sure I mail them, yeah shame on me I'm not very good at that. I'm sure my bloggy friends will help keep me on track.

Thanks for stopping by!



Supplies:
SU Card stock, DP and Sentiment
Me & My Big Ideas Bling
Michael's Dollar Bling
Stazon Black Ink
Nestabilities
Prima Flower colored black with SU marker
Copics: E33, E35, E47, E51, E53, E57, BV00, BV02, BV04, BV08, C-3, C-5, C-7, and 100

13 comments:

Madeleine Bouquet said...

Gorgeous card! Maddie looks awesome!:)

hugs,
Laura

Stampin Mindy said...

Juanita, VERY Funny!!!! LOL!

You card is so cute, I LOVE that paper. Beautiful coloring. Hope your arm is doing better.

Alison said...

This looks fabulous! I love the soft colors you used! I can't believe you cut her out so great with your arm still bothering you! AWESOME!

1CardCreator said...

Your card is beautiful, I enjoy your work.
Thanks for sharing ~Diane

Beth said...

Freaking gorgeous!! Almost Amethyst (?) is totally her color! :) Gorgeous, gorgeous card!! (PS - I just started packing up the rest of my craft room and found mother's day cards... from 2006! Don't feel bad about being late! LOL At least you are getting them out!)

~Jeri~ said...

WOW! Freakin amazing Juanita!! You done an awesome job cutting her out with a fractured arm!! Give yourself a pat on the shoulder once its all healed!!! Your coloring is awesome and I love the distressed look on the background!! I would remind you to send out your cards, but I've got a stack here I missed .. whoops! lol I'm the worst at remembering to mail them!

Have a great day and hope the arm heals quickly!! Thanks for getting groovy with us at Stamp Insanity!!!

Mrs Weyremaster said...

OMGosh Juanita Your card is stunning!!
I love your distressed background, and your colour choices are gorgeous.
Your colouring of Maddie is beautiful, love her dress, and the shading on her hair looks so realistic.

You totally Rocked this Challenge, Awesome Work :)
Suzi
xxx

JR Creations said...

Ooh wow, would LOVE to get a card like this. As it is, I hardly get any cos people think i'd be offended they didn't get one from me. Love your blog, have been browsing for ages now. Will be a regular visitor. Jenny T.

Jennifer said...

Awesome card, Juanita! You're the first challenge entry. YEAH!

Tasha said...

Gorgeous card Juanita, i love the text paper and colour combo. Such a cute image
love tasha xx

margie c said...

Wow! What a gorgeous card, Juanita! I love these colors! and you did an awesome cutting job! I'm so sorry to hear about your arm! Lots of hugs and prayers for a speedy recovery :)

hugs, margie

Lisa Foster said...

Juanita this is GORGEOUS!!!! Your coloring is amazing as always! I'm so sorry to hear about your arm :( Get better quickly, My Friend!
Hugs,
Lisa

Tonya Klar said...

I wish it were my birthday so I could get this card!!! I love it! My fav colors! I'm so stunned that you cut Maddie out...I bow to you...lol Absolutely gorgeous card! I hope your arm gets better soon!