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Jan 21, 2010

A happy hello

Hello everyone!
Here's another card I made using the same designer paper from Basic Grey as I did on my Eskimo card.

This time I used a Penny Black image. I colored this one using prismacolor pencils and baby oil. I found a you tube video a long time ago and that is pretty much how I taught myself to do this technique. I know it is not perfect but I am happy with the results.
Here's the link to the video if you'd like to look.

I embellished with ribbon, brads, punched out paper flowers, photo corners and sewing with my sewing machine. Added just a little bit of stickles to the flowers , but it is hardly visible on the picture I took. Sentiment is from Stampin Up. I punched it out using SU's boho blossom punch and adhered it to a punched out circle. (Can you tell I love punches??!!) Oh, and the edges were all sponged using creamy caramel ink.

That's pretty much it.
Thanks so much for visiting my blog today!! Hope you'll have a fantastic day and maybe get to create something fun!

I'll be posting the NEW Digital Stamp Oasis Design Team here on my blog tomorrow night, so be sure to check back Saturday morning to see who the new Designers are!!


cheryl said...

OMG hun this is stunning love that image and your colurs wow do they stand out such wonderful detail hugs cheryl xxxxxxx

dolls like us said...

Ellie I love your use of animals you are so clever.

coldwaters2 said...

Oh wow Ellie this is a real beauty I just love those papers and that image is a pure delight

Lorraine x

HappyCrafter said...

So sweet, I love PB images! The stitching and embellishments really add to the card.

Amy Johnson said...

OH, what a sweet card and image! Your coloring is perfect! Love the flower embellie too!

Ali Watson said...

This is fabulous Ellie, I love it. Hugs ALi x (PB Circle)

Cynthia said...

Hi Ellie
Thanks for posting your link. You've made the beautiful PB stamp image come alive with your colouring. I'm off to see the video link.

Cynthia (PB Circle)