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Saturday, October 18, 2008

Friday Sketchers - Sketch 24 by Heidi

This week over on Friday Sketchers there is a fab sketch provided by Heidi. For my card I used one of the new Pink Collection from Magnolia, which finally arrived from Sweden this morning. They made mistake with my order and sent me 2 stamps incorrectly...although I now have one of the new Christmas 2008 stamps before they are available....and have just ordered the missing one from a UK store. Anyway, back to my card, for the first time I have tried my hand at colouring a different skin tone, and for a first attempt I am really pleased with it. The stamp is Tilda in Striped Tights coloured with my ProMarkers using the following colours...
Cinnamon (Skin)
Umber (Hair)
Rose Pink (Hairband, Dress & Tights)
Pastel Blue (T-Shirt & Shadow)
Cinnamon (Bench)
I have used Kelly Pannaci papers and stickers by Sandylion, ribbon by Stampin' Up and American Craft.

16 comments:

tracie said...

oh caz what a fab card, and your colouring is amazing - love the ribbons :)x

Zoe said...

Hello Caz, I love your card. I love the cute Tilda and Love the sentiment.
love
zoe
xxxxx

Judy's Crafty Moments said...

Great card and love the skintone..You've done a great job. These are gorgeous papers.

Judy x

CraftyC said...

Fab card Caz, I love the papers too. Just to let you know I received my candy today, thanks very much, cant wait to play with my new images!!
Clairex

Emma said...

Gorgeous card...fab sketch.
Good luck with the challenge.
Emma x

ink'n'rubba said...

when I first saw this Tilda I thought she would be beautiful coloured in warmer skin tones - and she is! fabby card Caz. hugs, annie x

michele said...

gorgeous card caz, the colouring is beautiful. hugs mxx

Jacqueline van der Sar said...

Beautiful card!! How great you manage to colour this pink ribbon girl! I think her skin looks wunderful. It is very hard to manage that. Thanks for joining us at FS! Love from Holland,
jacqueline

Simone said...

What a gorgeous card! So many lovely details!!! Just wonderful!!
Simone

Cardmaking Galore said...

Lovely card!

carolann said...

This is awesome hun well done xxxxxx

Shary said...

Aw this looks like my eldest daughter when she was younger. So pretty in pink. Great card Caz and you made her look really beautiful.

megastamper said...

oh amazing!!! all your card looks so fabulous and great, wonderful coloration and such cute design and papers!!! WOW WOW WOW!!!
hugs, bea

Heidi said...

Oh this is so cute. I just love your coloring and the colors you have used. And the image is so sweet. Great job

Hugs from
Heidi

Kim Piggott said...

Wow gorgeous card!
kim x

Els G. said...

Great card! Love the exotic Tilda! She looks fabulous.
Els
x