Monday, August 22, 2011

Autumn Colors

Good morning friends.  We have a new challenge over on the Pollycraft Monday Challenge Blog.  This week our lovely Sheena chose our theme and she has asked us all to use autumn colors.


I used So Tall from the Swings and Slides 2 collection.  Isn't this little girl adorable?  I love all the cute kids in the collection and they're so much fun to color!  Anyway, I used copics and colored pencils to color this sweetie.  I used some yellow acrylic paint to add some dots to the flowers.  The scallop and flourish dies are by Memory Box.  I added some lace and a little yo-yo flower that I made.  If you don't know how to make the yo-yo flowers you can see the easy tutorial here.

Please make sure you stop by the Pollycraft Monday Challenge Blog to see the gorgeous work by the DT.  I hope you play along in our challenge this week as you have a chance to win a fabulous voucher from  Bunny Zoe's Crafts.  

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Thank you so much for stopping by.  I hope you have a wonderful week.

I would like to enter my card in these challenges:
A Spoonfull of Sugar Challenge 162  -  Happy Birthday
Corrosive Challenge 130  -  Girly
Crazy 4 Challenges C4C101  -  Bingo (button, diecut, flower)
Creative Card Crew Challenge  -  Hand Made Flowers
Emerald Fairies Challenge 7  -  Birthdays
Happileigh Scrappin HLSC36  -  Girly Girl
Marianne's Design Divas Challenge 1  -  Anything Goes
Paper Creations Ink Challenge 7  -  Show Us Your Flowers
Paper Sundaes Challenge 162  -  Sundae Bar (green, button)
Pixie Cottage Challenge 83  -  Big on Birthdays


Digital Stamp:  Pollycraft Swings and Slides 2 - So Tall
Paper:  My Mind's Eye Stella & Rose - Mabel; Bazzill
Other:  Copics, Caran d'Ache and Prismacolor pencils, gamsol, lace, yellow acrylic paint, Memory Box Dies - Elegant Scrollwork and Classic Scallops; yo-yo flower with button

30 comments:

  1. Adorable Anita, love the flower and swirls.
    Hugs Emma x

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  2. This is gorgeous Anita and I love the yo yo flower!

    Arabella

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  3. Simply adorable and I love the papers you have used too. A wonderful card.xx

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  4. So cute Anita and I love the papers you chose. Great idea with the dots too, really make the flower pop!

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  5. This is adorable Anita, I love the papers you have used.
    Jane
    x

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  6. Lovely card Anita, love that flower. Joey x

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  7. Your cards adorable great for a challenge:) Sandra H

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  8. I just love these colours
    Lisa x

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  9. Fab card - love the colours and that flower is wonderful! Sheena xx

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  10. Gorgeous Anita, I love the lace and the flower is fab!! Hope all is well with you. Pami x

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  11. Oh wow, Anita, that is just such a beautiful card!!! That swirl is wonderful!!

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  12. Ooooh Anita, I really, really, really like this. A lot. xxx (I think I need that flourish.)

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  13. This is GORGEOUS Anita, I love the DP's and embellies - beautiful!
    xxx

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  14. Beautiful image, love the colours, such a pretty time of the year.

    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  15. What a cute little girl, and you colored her beautifully! Love your color theme.
    Thanks for joining us at The Pixie Cottage this week!
    Nancy

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  16. Such a cute card. The colour combo is fabulous! Thanks so much for joining in our fun at Paper Sundaes this week.

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  17. Too, too cute; love the colors - definitely Autumn! Loves those teeny tiny flourishes, adorable!

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  18. Cute! I love the papers and the flourish.

    Sorry I haven't been around much. Lots going on at home. I hope all is well with you

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  19. ah, very cute! love the fall colours and your yoyo flower. can't wait for fall weather.

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  20. So pretty ....the autumnal colours look lovely. Thank you for entering the Marianne Design Divas debut challenge.

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  21. Fabulous ,all the fall colours,pretty DP and supercute image colouring perfect.Thank you for joining the Marianne´s Design Divas debut challenge.
    Hus Gudrun

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  22. Very pretty card. Thanks for taking part in HappiLeigh Scrappin Challenge

    Chris

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  23. This is so sweet the colours are lovely thanks so much for sharing at creative card crew hugs Rebekah xx

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  24. Fabulous colours and I love the adorable image! Love the fancy corner flourish too. Thanks so much for taking the time to play with us over at Paper Sundaes :)

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  25. Love your fab Girly image, the flower is adorable :)

    Many thanks for joining in with our challenge over at Happileigh Scrappin' Challenges

    Mandy (DT member for Happileigh Scrappin')

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  26. Stunning card. So beautiful design. I want to try to design like this for the Plastic card, if you don't mind. I like this.

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