Friday, June 14, 2013

Polka Dot Pals Katie

Did you check out the surprise over at Little Miss Muffet Stamps?  There's a FREEBIE available today so you don't want to miss out on that.  It's even an image from the Polka Dot Pals line and perfect for this time of year.  :D  I didn't have time to make a sample with the freebie but I have another Polka Dot Pal to show today.  This one is Katie!


The image I used is Polka Dot Pals Katie from Little Miss Muffet Stamps and I colored her face with a bright-eyed expression.  I recently met a little baby boy that had the brightest blue eyes ever and thought that would be fun to color.  And to help them be the brightest they can be, I chose only use blue on the eyes.


There are a few things on there that I don't normally use so here's the run down... the chipboard embellishment is typically on my projects but this time I colored it with my Copic markers to match the grass colors and pull the green out.  Then I also tried to use Flowersoft as part of the ground cover but I can never get hang of it.  So I brushed off as much as possible then started adding little flowers to fill in.


I'd like to enter this into the following "Animals" or "Bugs" themed challenges:

The Corrosive Challenge #176


Update: I was selected in the Top 3 at ABC Challenges!

8 comments:

  1. What a sweet image. I just love your card.

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  2. Fantastic card, Barbara! Your coloring of Katie and the scene is awesome!

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  3. Such a sweet card. Those eyes are just amazing.

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  4. Very pretty card, I love your coloring !! Thank you for playing whit us at The Corrosive Challenge Blog.

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  5. This is such a sweet card! I just love it! Thanks for playing along with us over at ABC Challenges! :)

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  6. Wow - those eyes are just stunning. What a terrific job of coloring you've done and I love the layout. thanks so much for joining us this week at ABC Challenges.

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  7. Your image is just darling and the coloring is wonderful! Such a pretty card!

    When you have time be sure to stop by our challenge blog. I have your card featured in our winner's post today. Here's a link to our winner's post today:

    http://abcchallenges.blogspot.com/2013/06/abc32-winners.html

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Welcome to my gallery and thanks for your comments! :-D I love reading each one of them.