Kimmie's Challenge #6!!!

I hope you all had a wonderfully creative weekend!!! My honey came home from Calgary on Friday night and it was so nice to have him back!! It's true, what they say.....absence DOES make the heart grow fonder!!! Unfortunately, he'll be heading back on Tuesday morning....sigh.

Thanks so much for 'gettin' dirty' with me last week!! There were some fabulous cards for the challenge and the random winner of some sweet little stamps is.....Jana Weaver!!!! Yaaaay!!! Jana, just email me your address and I'll mail them out to you!!

Since you all love sketches so much, I thought I'd do one of those for this week's challenge!! Use the above card's layout as inspiration for your creation, be it a card or a scrapbook page!!!

For this one, I used my Magnolia stamp, Edwin and his balloon! Technically speaking, it's Edwin med ballong....but I don't speak Swedish!! Haha!! I stamped him on some Fabriano watercolour paper in Archival Versafine Black Onyx ink and coloured him in using my Prismacolour pencils and odourless mineral spirits. I think I might be getting a little better with this technique! Yay me! And how ironic that the patterned paper I used is from the Magnolia line by My Mind's Eye!! Heehee!

I distressed everything with a cosmetic sponge and Walnut Ink by Ranger. I used some orange grosgrain ribbon and a ribbon slider that says 'birthday' on it. I also added some SU buttons with brown linen thread and of course, some Stardust Stickles on his purdy angel wings!! I think I'll give this one to my nephew on his birthday in December!!

So link me up to your creations in this posting when you join in the challenge! And if you upload your card to the SCS gallery, be sure to use the keyword KC6, so that we can all check them out!!! Challenge entries must be in by next Sunday, November 18th at noon!!!

No go get stampin'!!


Stampingcaz said...

Oh poop! I just typed a long message only for it not to show up! Grrrr

I love this one Kimmie :) I am so tempted by him...

Do u still want to trade images? I could stamp you some of the autumnal ones I have. Let me know

Colleen said...

I LOVE these colors together...I think I am going to use them today! And you definitely are doing an AWESOME job coloring your images...ROCK ON!

Michelle said...

Oh, cute, cute, CUTE!

Crystal said...

This is a great card Kimmie. This little guy is so cute. These colors are amazing together.

Jana Weaver said...

Very cute card! Love those colors, and the sketch is great. Will have to give it a try! Also...thanks for the goodies...I'll send my snail mail separately.

Inge said...

What a fun sketch, I am gonna give it a try too:-D

Cute card you've made with Edwin!

2 Worlds said...

My submission

Belas Creating Place said...

Hey Kimmie wow what a cute stamp. You must of loved art in school. Great colouring.
My submission is in my blog, I labelled in Kimmie's Challenge No. 6 - Sketch. I was in the festive mood ...tee hee...hee.

Inge said...

And here's mine:

Thanks for the challenge Kim!

Samm said...

What a great challenge!!! gorgeous card Kimmie.

Here's mine:

by Samm: Kimmie's challenge #6


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