Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Life's A Beach

Hello friends.  I have a new card to share.


This little cutie is called Summer Butterfly Bear - Beach and she's from Bugaboo Stamps.  Isn't she adorable in her little polka-dot swimsuit?  She's got her beach towel, beach ball and sparkly sandles.  What more could a butterfly bear need for a relaxing day at the beach?  I colored her with copics and colored pencils and then added Glossy Accents to her antennae, nose, the beach ball, and the dots on her swimsuit.  I added some stickles to her wings and her sandles.  The little yellow polka-dot circle with the button is suppose to look like the sun, but I'm not sure how well that worked lol!  I used some twine (I love that stuff!) and a little fish-shaped button that I've had in my stash for years. 




Thank you for stopping by.

I would like to enter my card in this challenge:
2 Sisters Challenge 40  -  Use a digi
Bugaboo Wacky Wednesday Challenge #2  -  Photo Inspiration
Crafty Calendar May challenge  -  Teddy Bears
Little Claire's Challenge 7  -  Sparkle
Mami Doodles Challenge 76  -  Spots and/or Stripes
My Partners in Crafting Crime Challenge 27  -  Twine, Jute, String
Party Time Tuesday Challenge 17  -  Animal Theme
Stamp Something  -  Beachy Colors
Stampin for the Weekend Challenge 9  -  Blue, Buttons, Bling
Stamptacular Sunday Challenge 112  -  BEARnecessities
Stamps R Us  -  Goin Digital
The Cheerful Stamp Pad Challenge 18  -  Color My World
Tuesday Throwdown #50  -  Stripes
Truly Scrumptious Challenge 57  -  Anything Goes
Wags 'n Whiskers Challenge 54  -  Circles
Simon Says  -  Sparkle and Shine

Digital Stamp:  Bugaboo Summer Butterfly Bear - Beach
Paper:  Fancy Pants; Bazzill
Other:  Copics, Caran d'Ache and Prismacolor pencils, gamsol, Nestabilities, buttons, twine, MS border punch, Glossy Accents, StarDust Stickles

25 comments:

  1. OMW....So cute Anita! fabulous colours too and loving your twine...actually I love it all!

    hugs Vicky xx

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  2. Great coloring Anita and I love the fish button, perfect touch!

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  3. oh my! anita, you make the cutest cards! i know i can always pop over to find something that makes me smile. the sun works and so does the fish button. just adorable!

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  4. How super adorable!! These bright primary colors are just great--so cheery and fun. And that little fish button is the perfect accent. I love it!

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  5. oh this is so cute .. just love the teeny weeny yellow polka dot bikini!
    Lisa x

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  6. Gorgeous card Anita :-) I love this image ,,, very cute and the 'sun' is fab !! :-) Love the button too ,, perfect finishing touch ! :-)

    Thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
    you may like to take a peek over there !! hint :-)

    luv
    Lols x x x

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  7. What an adorable card Anita!!! I love the colors and bit of sparkle!!! :)

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  8. Awww how cute is this, love the colours you have used xx

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  9. This is SO cute and I love that little fish accent! Thanks for playing along with the Stamps R Us!

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  10. cute card, love your fantastic coloring
    thanks for playing with us at stamptacular sunday this week
    hugs
    céline SSC DT

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  11. Oh my this is soooo very cute! Love how you colored the image and fun dps. So glad you joined us at TT this week.

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  12. A lovely cute card. Excellent colouring of the bear. Lovely background papers and embelishments.

    Thank you for joining Little Claire's blog challenge.

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  13. Such a wonderful card. Thanks for joining us this week at Truly Scrumptious. Hugs Michele x

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  14. Too cute. Love the layout and colors. Thanks for sharing your art in the Cheerful Stamp Pad challenge.

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  15. Oh gosh, adorable!! Perfect coloring and I always love the papers you mix together!

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  16. Hi Anita
    Such a "beary" cute and fun card!! Thank You for joining us at Mami Doodles and good luck in the draw ◕‿◕

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  17. Gorgeous, sweet card.
    luv
    Debby

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  18. Thanks so much for playing in My Partner in Crafting Crime's twine, jute or string challenge! Robin

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  19. OMG how cute is that bear in the polka dot bikini?? Ha Ha love it!!! Thanks for joining in with us this week at Stamptacular Sunday
    Hugs Leonie

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  20. Cute card. Fabulous detail.
    Thanks for joining us at SFTW this week.
    Best wishes, Sharon

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  21. This is such a fun and great card. Love the image.
    Thanks for joining us at SFTW.

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  22. Adorable card! This is such a fun image! Thanks for joining the Party this week and I hope to see more of your cards soon!

    Patchi
    PTT-DT

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  23. Very cute card - beautifully coloured and glittered. That twine looks great! Ruth (Crafty Calendar Challenges)

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  24. I love how you've coloured the bear.
    TFS
    Paul
    http://www.craftyblogocks.blogspot.com/

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  25. a lovely creation! Thanks for joining in at Stampin for the Weekend! Gemma :)

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