Wednesday, August 21, 2013

School Time

Good morning everyone.  Well, this week seems to be flying by and we're already halfway to the weekend ... yeah!  It's that time of year where all the kiddos are heading back to school and the mothers are celebrating lol.  I made my grandson a "going back to school" card and thought I'd post it here on my blog.

I used this adorable By LORi Designs' Puddle Jumper School Time Scotty.  Isn't he handsome?  I sure hope my grandson doesn't have so many books that he needs a wagon :)  I colored Scotty with copics and colored pencils and applied some Glossy Accents on the apple to give it some shine.  The papers are by My Mind's Eye and I cut the A+ from a piece of the dp, matted it, and popped it up on some foam tabs for dimension.  I just picked up these mini rulers at my local HL the other day so I added a ruler for an embellie.  Be sure to stop by the By LORi Designs Digital Stamp shop ... you'll find all sorts of adorable designs to choose from.

Thanks for stopping by.

Hugs, Anita

I would like to enter my card in these challenges:
Crafty Sentiments Challenge  -  Colorful
Creatalicious Challenge #54  -  For The Boys
Cutie Pie Challenge #51  -  Anything Goes
Inky Impressions Challenge 122  -  Masculine
Party Time Tuesday Challenge 134  -  Color/Picture Challenge
Shopping Our Stash Challenge 115  -  Oldest Hardware (brads)
Simon Says Stamp Challenge  -  Back To School
Stamp n Doodle Challenge  -  Yee Ha!  It's Gingham Time

Stamp:  By LORi Designs - Puddle Jumper School Time Scotty
Paper:  My Mind's Eye - School Daze; Bazzill
Other:  Copics, Caran d'Ache and Prismacolor Pencils, Gamsol, Glamour Dust, Nestabilities, wood ruler, brads 


  1. Your card is so cute. I love the coloring of the image and the cute papers on your card.

  2. Adorable card! Great coloring too. Thank you for joining us at PTT. Hope to see you again next week. Good Luck!

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  4. Cute!!!! I love the details you added to his shirt and jeans, looks so real! Awesome job!

  5. Uber cute card - amazing colouring!
    Thanks for playing along with The Cuties.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

  6. Hi, Anita!
    Wonderful project! The coloring on the image is fabulous as is your composition. Your design is very balanced. Primary colors always brighten up back to school cards, and your color integration if impeccable. I am so happy we have helped someone else deplete their stash of brad! :D) Thanks so much for sharing this wonderful project with us here at Shopping Our Stash!
    Chana, DT

  7. So cute! I hope your grandson enjoyed his card and has a fabulous school year!

  8. so gorgeous anita.super cute image and your colouring is fabulous :D

    xx coops xx

  9. Oh my goodness! How sweet is this card?! The image, the papers, the accents...too cute! And that mini ruler is the ultimate!

  10. Oh the colours are amazing! hugs! Mojca

  11. Love this gorgeous colourful card Anita, thank you for entering it in our challenge at crafty sentiments and good luck
    Hugs Kelly GDT

  12. Love your card!! Love tha paper and all embelishemnts. Thanks for joining us this week at Inky Impressions!! Hugs E

  13. I love this card. It is such a perfect Boy/male card. May I post a link to your card on my Manly Monday blog post? It's a post where I showcase masculine cards for my readers. LMK

  14. This image is adorable! I love this fun fella and your fabulous coloring. Thank you for playing along with the Back to School Challenge over at the SImon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog this week!

  15. lovely card and thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Sentiments and hope to see you next week fab colouring

  16. This is stunning Anita, amazing coloring and love all the fun colors you have used! So glad to see you playing at Crafty Sentiments and Inky Impressions this week:)