Friday, June 28, 2013

Patriotic Jenn & Swimming Belle

Happy Friday!  It's gonna be a hot one today, so I already have the air on and the shades drawn.  I don't expect to do much cooking inside over the next few days, either, so I'll just enjoy the heatwave and the little break!  Today I have some work around the house to do, I'm not a big fan of house-keeping and cleaning and all that crap but it just has to be done once in a while.  LOL  I like doing it on Fridays, though, because then I don't feel guilty enjoying my weekend!

We have a fun new challenge for you today at:

I used 566- Jenn's Heart Framed, a stamp that Megan named for me.  :)  I thought that was pretty sweet, and I just couldn't wait to play with her.  I colored her with Prismacolor pencils & mineral spirits and added Stickles in several colors.  I added the "usa" stickers from my sticker stash, some ribbon from SU! and some gemstone stickers.  Paper is digi paper that I picked up free from Folded Paper & Printed Pixels.

Next up - we have a new challenge for you at:


I am also entering this into the following challenges:

MilkCoffee: Summer Sun
 Simon Says Stamp: Anything Goes


I used 159 - Beach Hut Swimming Belle, I printed the image twice so I could paper-piece the hut with that cool beachy woodgrain paper (from MME), then I colored Belle with Prismacolor pencils & mineral spirits.  I used elements from the paper to create little embellishments and attached them with foam dimensional dots.  Tied a ribbon around it to finish it off.  Looks like she's ready for a busy day at the beach!  I might be visiting her at some point this weekend if it really gets to be over 100 degrees, as they say it might!  Have a great weekend, everyone - stay cool! Peace.

12 comments:

  1. Interesting image. Thanks for joining our 4th of July (red, white and blue) Challenge at Created with Love Challenges.

    ~~Chris

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  2. OMGosh, what darling cards! Love them both--really cute images, great coloring, cool papers, and wonderful designs! :^)
    Hugs, Penny
    Have a great weekend!

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  3. What a funny image!! Thank you for join us at Created With Love Challenge this week, hugs Kate (DT)

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  4. Great fun image you used for the challenge at Created with Love. Thanks for joining us this week.
    Linda K. DT

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  5. Both gorgeous cards Jenn ! I love the Dilly Beans image made for you so cute!!!

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  6. Very interesting card! Thanks for joining us at Created With Love Challenges.

    Hugs,
    Maria

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  7. Love the papers on your first card, perfect for our red, white, and blue color challenge! Nicely done! Thanks for playing along this week at ABC Challenges!

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  8. So pretty ! Thanks for joining us at the Corrosive Challenge Blog.

    julie

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  9. Gorgeous cards Jenn, the beach hut is so cute.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp
    hugs
    Mandy xx

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  10. Love your Dilly Beans card girl!! Fabulous layout and coloring! Thank you for joining in our 7 Kids College Fund Challenge. Hugs, Rosie

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  11. Awesome Summery cards, Jenn! Love the papers on the JellyPark one! Thanks for joining us at The Corrosive Challenge!
    {hugs}
    Regan

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  12. Such a cute card! Thanks for playing along with Paper Playtime this week!

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