Monday, August 22, 2011

Rupunzel Playing

I've had this page on the docket for a while and finally finished it this week. ;D The image is "Rupunzel Playing" from A Day for Daisies and she was so fun to color - just look at all that hair! My kids have been enamored with the movie Tangled so I've been getting my weekly dose on a daily basis. LOL So that's one of the reasons I went with brown hair.


I created this for the "It's a TWINE Thing" challenge at A Day for Daisies and used Baker's twine in three different areas. First is a general wrap around the base then two areas I have used eyelets and threaded the twine in a crossing stitch.


I went to add a lot of texture to her hair but ended up getting a blending effect. I think next time I'll work on the lightest colors and build up to the darkest. However, I was able to create creases in her nightgown without too many problems so I'd still call it a success.


The rest of the page was decorated with gems, dragonflies, brads and chippies. The sentiment stamp is a Kid's Quote from Inkadinkado which are always fun to use. ;D

8 comments:

  1. Ah, now you see that's how to use Baker's Twine!! Great job as always Barbara.
    TFS
    Jane

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  2. eehhhh...you just rock! full stop. Bleedin' amazing colouring!!
    Hugs
    Annika

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  3. What a great project and your coloring is just perfect. Thanks for playing with us over at ADFD.

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  4. What a cute and wonderful project!

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  5. Oh Barbara, you're colouring. It blows me away. Wow. xxx

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  6. I just love your little journal pages! I need to start one of these along with 100 other projects. LOL Her hair looks beautiful! Thanks so much for sharing this with us at ADFD!

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  7. How adorable! Thanks for joining us for ADFD's challenge.

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