Friday, November 19, 2010

Designed 2 Delight - Joy To The World

This new image of Kaela as An Angel is just so adorable and she was so wonderful to color.
I added Liquid Embossing to her wings for a glass finish as I thought glitter may not work as well with the distressed look I was going for.


Challenges:
My Partner in Crafting Crime - Marker Madness
The Paper Players - Cherry Cobbler, Always Artichoke and a Neutral (mine are muted versions but I think they still work)
Stamping Vacation Very Vintage - Rose, Moss and Cream
ABC Design - Sew Special
Stamp With Fun - Square
Digital Tuesday - Anything With Wings
Flutterby - Fairy, Butterfly or Angel
A Spoon Full of Sugar - Distressing
Frosted Designs - Distressing
Flourishes - Just Do It! Make A Christmas card :)
ABC Christmas - X is For Xmas
Alota Rubber Stamps - Let's Celebrate Christmas
Digi Stamps 4 Joy - Christmas (with a digi)
2 Sisters - Christmas
Karber Christmas - Use a Digi
Midnight Madness - Sketch
Tuesday Taggers - Peace, Love and Joy (use one of those words)
Crafty Creations - Beautiful Insides
Top Tip Tuesday - Buttons
Tuesday Throwdown - Buttons and Bows
City Crafter - Little Children
CCEE Stampers - Buttons
Daring Cardmakers - We Three...(things in 3's, I did 2 lots of 3 buttons)
Digi Doodles Shop - Anything Goes
Hodge Podge Shop - Anything Goes



Card Recipe:
Image - Kaela As An Angel
Paper - K and Co Classic K McKenna
Medium - Copic Markers
Gloss (on wings and stars)- All Night Media Liquid Embossing in Sepia Glass Finish (can't find it online but I bought it at Michaels)
Lace - Walmart
Buttons - Stash
Embossing Folder - Basic Grey for Sizzix



I really like how she turned out, I'm sure you'll be seeing her again here before Christmas ;)
Katie

36 comments:

Denise said...

OMG...this is adorable. What a sweet image. I love your coloring. Beautiful designer papers and gorgeous lace. Nicely done!
Thank you so much for playing along with the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge.

Denise P.
MMSC Design Team

Davi said...

Katie, this is such a cutie image and your coloring is great. Perfect layers and dp to go with it. Thanks for sharing with us at TT this week.

Justine said...

Katie you are just blowing my creative little mind with your amazing talent. Thank you so much for choosing ABC Toys & Crafts SEW Special challenge to share your beautiful artwork with

Linda said...

Very beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at the Hodge Podge Shop.
hugs Linda

Amy Johnson said...

Awwww, what an adorable image and card! I love the shiny wings! Thanks for playing the DTC this week!

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

So adorable, I love how you done with the inside of the card too, thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

Karen said...

Very nice, thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shops Best.
xx

Kathy said...

Sweet card! Thanks for joining in with The Daring Cardmakers' challenge this week

Vee said...

Super Christmas card love the use of the buttons and the inside is fab too. Thanks for joining the TOP TIP TUESDAY challenge.

Danni said...

So sweet! Very cool how you did the wings! Thanks for playing along with my flutter by challenge!

Nilla said...

Fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at SWF! Hugs Nilla

Saskia said...

Beautiful card!

Lovely to see your work at Daring Cardmakers! Thanks for joining us!

Sweet greetings, Saskia
(guest designer)

Ros said...

Lovely card ... the inside is beautiful Thanks for playing along at CCCB

Angela said...

what an adorable card and your colouring in just awesome! I am soooo envious! thanks for sharing with us at Frosted Designs this week!

CraftyC said...

Your card is gorgeous Katie, she's very sweet!
Clairexx

Denise Clark said...

Love this angel's smile! Adorable! Gorgeous use of color! Love all the paper patterns you put together. The lace is just wonderful. The heart in the bow is a perfect touch! Lovely!

Thanks so much for playing along with Stamping Vacation's challenges!

KraftyKoolKat said...

Cute and chubby. Thank you for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxxxx

Cassie said...

So cute. I really like the colors and that little angel. Thanks for playing along with us this week at Frosted Designs.

Samm said...

Awww very cute, thanks for joining in with DCM this week x

bosenberries said...

this is gorgeous... she is a cutie and love the wings! Thanks for playing with My Partner in Crafting Crime, Robin

Nancy said...

She's a cutie! I love the inside of the card!! Thanks for fluttering with us this week at Flutter By Wednesday!

Caroljenks said...

Beautiful card and love the colours you've used.

Thanks for joining us this week at Top Tip Tuesday for our Buttons challenge :)

Carol x

ruth said...

Gorgeous card! Your shading is superb!!

Shelley said...

That is such a cute card! The colors are gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at the Hodge Podge Shop. Shelley :D

Diane said...

This is lovely - great colouring!
Diane x

Diane said...

Forgot to say .... Thank you for playing along with us this week at Digi Doodle Shop's Best!
Diane x

Carissa said...

Adorable card, and the inside is wonderful too. Thanks for joining us at the ABC Christmas Challenge. Hugs, Carissa

craftyb said...

Your card is soooo pretty Katie - inside and out! Your lil gal is adorable (love that face!)....your pp's are so pretty, perfect with the lace trims! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations this week! bx

Jacilynn said...

adorable! love the coloring.
Thanks for playing with us at ABC Toys & Crafts.
Jacilynn

hayward69 said...

Lovely image and dp used. Adore the lace at the bottom of the card.

Thanks for joining in with us over on ABC Christmas Challenge

Jayne xx

Cheryl Walker said...

Super cute card Katie!!! Thank you for joining us at ABC Toys and Crafts challenge :)

Hugs,
Cheryl

Clarky J said...

excellent card such Thanks for joining my challenge at Tuesday Taggers x Janeta cute image x

Karolyn at Paper Therapy said...

Another stunning project for you!! I've never heard of Liquid Embossing but I plan to search it out as I love the effect that it has on the wings of your project. Thanks again so much for playing with us at ABC Toys & Crafts!

Cheryl Nelson said...

so sweet! Thank you for joining us at CCCB!

Jóna said...

This is so sweet card !

Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shops Best, hop to see you again.

I am posting this to all those I comment on, so you might have got this before, if so I hope it’s ok to get it again :D
I am one of the DT members at DDSB and I want to tell you about group I have opened at PCP “Fan’s of Digi Doodle Shop” and you are so very welcome to join us there :D
http://www.papercraftplanet.com/group/fansofdigidoodleshop

All the best to you, Jóna

Jessica L said...

This is adorable, inside and out! I love that sweet stamp and those papers are beautiful! Thanks for sharing your talent with us this week at The Hodge Podge Shop! Hope you join us again soon. BTW, I have candy on my blog if you're interested!