Wednesday, June 19, 2013

OWH Mid-Week Throw down- Cards for Kids & Saturated Canary




This little card is for Operation Write Home's Mid-Week Throw down challenge of "Cards for Kids."                   Here is a link to the challenge information:

I decided to use this Saturated Canary image called "Party Hardy".   I colored her with Spectrum Noir in corals and blue turquoise.  I made my own little flags to match the stamped flags and used a cotton thread to hang them.  After seeing Spectrum Noir used to color white thread whatever color you need, I decided to try it.  I wrapped a pencil with the white thread and then created stripes of color on it.

I added a couple punched stars and hearts (the itty bitty punches from Michaels that are $1), added a sparkly red gem as the cherry, and some Glossy Accents on her eyes to make them shine.  The sentiment is a wood mount from Memory Box. 

I am hoping a little girl would love this card.  

Thank you for stopping by!

10 comments:

  1. Some little girl is going to love this card! Super cute and the sentiment is adorable!

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  2. Sweet card! I love the little flags that you made. You put lots of detail into your card and it's fantastic.

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  3. Love how the banners in the paper is echoed in the image - perfect!

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  4. Nice card, beautiful coloring for your image, love it!
    Thanks for playing in our Operation Write Home Midweek Throwdown challenge!

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