Friday, September 30, 2011

tiddly inks challenge #66 Clearly the Best! Use Acrylic

Hi again! So nice of you to stop by : ) I am having fun playing with all my crafty stuff. I just wish that I could do something with all of it to add to the financial side of life. I am working on all of the good bags for my daughters' classes and teachers for Halloween. My hubby wonders why I put so much time into these things. And I tell him that I love seeing the kids smile when they see their little gifts. I'll post a picture when I get things looking pretty.

In the meantime, I have my TI Challenge card done. We had to use something acrylic somewhere on the card.

I used Hi There (boy) and Steampunk Papers from TI. The flower is made from the Steampunk Papers and then I cut it out into several flowers using a Heartfelt Creations flower set. The center is an acrylic bead with Stickles underneath and colored with a Copic marker. Then I colored Hi There with Copics. Next is the swirl from Memory Box that I painted with acrylic paint. The patterned paper is made with chalk inks using some Hero Arts stamps. I added a few more acrylic beads with Stickles underneath them. Finally I used some pearl white acrylic paint on the purple layer.

Thanks for stopping by and encouraging me to keep on crafting. Have a great weekend. I am going to try to make a card for Card Making Day tomorrow in between my girls' dance class and a trip to IKEA...who am I kidding? I am going to count this card as my Card Making Day card too. I won't be able to sit down to create anything tomorrow. Hopefully I'll get a nice storage unit for my crafting things.


Starla B. said...

Oh, this is so cute!! Your flower is AWESOME! =D

Larissa said...

A very adorable card. Very pretty flower.


Loopylou. said...

this is gorgeous, i totally love that flower,its stunning and your little hi there boy looks perfect sat next to it.
thank you for playing along with the tiddly inkers this week
hugs Lou xxx

DonnaMundinger said...

Adorable, Jnlynnie! That flower is stunning and Hi There is a doll. Love your background too. thanks for joining the Tiddly Inkers again this week. xxD

Marlena Peduzzi said...

Oh, what a great idea to use an acrylic bead! Great card! Thanks so much for joining our challenge at Tiddly Inks this week!

mforquer said...

Ah, super adorable!!! Love the purple and the soft tones! Thanks for playing at Tiddly Inks this week!

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