Saturday, July 10, 2010

Ain't Birthdays Sweet?

Good Morning! I don't know what the weather has been like in your neck of the woods...but here, in Maryland... ♪♫♫♪♪ "We're having a heat wave, a tropical heat wave!" ♪♫♫♪♪ Whew! As Jane Austin once said, “What dreadful hot weather we have! It keeps me in a continual state of inelegance” and I'm tellin' you...the temps got up to 105° !!! Okay enough about want to hear about this card, don't you???

Well, I'm always in need of birthday cards as birthdays just keep coming and going, but ain't they sweet when they do come??? LOL This card features Laurie Wilson's exclusive "Watermelon Lunch" digi image, sold exclusively by Clear Dollar Stamps in their digital images section. I just love those ants as they are so much fun to work with! Below, is a photo of the card interior with matching coordinating papers. Remember, you can right-click on any photo for a larger view.

Okay, here's the deets:
Digi Image: Laurie Wilson's "Watermelon Lunch", Computer-Generated Sentiment
Papers & Cardstock: Martha Stewart's "Playful Pinks" Paper Pad, Paper Trey White Cardstock
Copic Sketch Markers: RV11 Pink, RV13 Tender Pink, RV29 Crimson, BV01 Viola, BV13 Hydrangea Blue, G21 Lime Green, G24 Willow, G28 Ocean Green, YG0000 Lily White, YG03 Yellow Green, YG63 Pea Green, YG67 Moss, B000 Pale Porcelain Blue, B00 Frost Blue, B41 Powder Blue, BG11 Moon White, E25 Caribe Cocoa, E27 Africano, E31 Brick Beige, E34 Orientale, 0 Colorless Blender
Accents & Tools: Cuttlebug, Nestabilities Labels 11 & Big Scalloped Borders Petite, EK Success Oval & Scalloped Oval Punches, Sewing Machine, Thread, Stampin' Up! Dimensionals, Doodlebug Buttons, Crochet Thread
Techniques: Digi Printing, Machine Stitching, Copic Coloring & Blending

Thank you for visiing...I so appreciate you and welcome your comments! See you back here in a few days!


K. Joy said...

Oh, wow, this is absolutely adorable!! I love the colors and all your dots and buttons! Soo cute! :)

auntbeespickles said...

Hi Linda, this is just adorable. I love the colors you used in the paper. Then your coloring of the stamp is just wonderful! So vibrant and beautiful! - But, nothing less from you! Great job girl!!

Maria Matter said...

Gorgeous coloring Linda!!!

Lisa Lara said...

Hi Linda. I am so happy I get to see your creations using Doodle Pantry designs. This is the bestest coloring ever.

Karen Lynn said...

AWW, how cute! Love your card, Linda.

peggysue said...

Linda you are one master colorer. This is wonderful!

Traci M said...

I don't know how ants and caterpillars can be cute, but these sure are!! I love the mix of colors, so happy and fun...wonderful card, Linda!!

Carla aka scrappypug said...

simply the coloring and all the details you added. Fabulous!

Laurie Wilson said...

the papers, coloring and sketch on this are too adorable! I just love the border scallops on the lower half and the sweet button accents!