Sunday, April 5, 2015

Penny Black and Lawn Fawn for a few challenges!

I love getting extra days in the weekend - it usually means that there is extra time for getting crafty :)

It has been a long time since I played along with Sunday Stamps, and I couldn't resist the one-layer card challenge/sketch this week!


There's not much to tell on this one :) I stamped the sweet Penny Black stamp on Neenah cardstock ad coloured with Copics. I wanted to keep it really, really simple. No embellishments, no glitter... just colouring!

I also played along with the 'Tis The Season challenge as well, which was to use blues/silver for your Christmas card.


I love the little Critter sets from Lawn Fawn - so many creative ways to use them. My boys love them as well, and keep asking me to make cards with them. I adore that little seal!

I gussied up the igloo with a bit of Wink of Stella to give the snow/ice some shimmer. Nothing like a frosty abode........ :)

Check out the challenges!



Thanks for stopping by today!

-Tara
xox

Supplies - "Count on Me"
Stamps: "From Me to You" (Penny Black), "Handwritten Sentiments" (Simon Says)
Ink: Memento
Copics:
  - Hedgehog: W1, W3, C1, C3, C5, R00, R02
  - Mouse: W1, W3, W5, R00, R02
  - Leaves/Grass: YG11, YG13, YG15
  - Flower: C1, Y11, Y13, Y15, Y17
  - Background: BG70

Supplies - "Holiday Hello"
Stamp: "Critters in the Snow" (Lawn Fawn), "Merry Little Christmas" (Wplus9)
Ink: Memento
Paper: "All is Calm" DSP (Stampin' Up!), Marshmallow CS (Bazzill), Solar White CS (Neenah), Night of Navy CS (Stampin' Up!)
Embellishments: "Wink of Stella" (Zig)
Tools: Landscape Trio (Mama Elephant)
Copics:
  - Seal: B00, BG10, BG15, BG18
  - Bear: C1, C3
  - Igloo: B21

7 comments:

  1. love those two cute crtiiter cards

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  2. Oh Tara! I just love the bear and the seal. It's one of those sets I just need to break down and buy because it is so cute!! Thanks for joining us at Tis the Season!

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  3. Fantastic cards, Tara! Love your critters card, the little scene you created is too cute. Great use of the challenge colors!

    Thanks so much for playing along with us at 'Tis The Season!

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  4. This is so cute, Tara! Love the coloring and shading you did to get the different blues. Thanks for playing with us at 'Tis the Season.
    Sara

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  5. Tara, I just love your beautiful coloring! Such a fun stamp and perfect for our challenge sketch! So happy you joined us at Sunday Stamps! XX

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  6. Tara, you card is so sweet! I love the layers of snow and the polar bear... my fav! I also love the silver spotted base you used. Great card!

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  7. Great cards Tara! Hope all is well. Really like the card you created for Tis the Season, great scenery. Thanks for creating with us!

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Thank you for your comments and encouragements! They mean the world to me!

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