Monday, July 12, 2010

Little Pieces of Quiet

 When I first saw this image, I knew I would get it to make a card for my sister. She has two little boys who are constantly around her demanding her attention. I colored this one to resemble her youngest who is 4.

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One thing about close-ups, you can see the tiny spots I miss when coloring :) I stamped him (Penny Black image) with Memento ink and colored him with these markers:

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I saw that the challenge this past Saturday on the Penny Black Challenge site was a sketch challenge so that is where my layout came from. It is a 6 by 6 square card (no worries as I will hand her the card Wednesday night) made with Bazzill cardstock. The patterned paper is new Basic Grey Oliver (brads too). I used my Nestie circle, scalloped circle and tiny tag sets to cut out my image. For the bottom piece I used my SU scalloped border punch. 100_2208

The inside has the sentiment that reads “Just working on that piece of quiet you said you wanted.” I think she will like it. How can you stay upset with someone that cute?

5 comments:

  1. oh my Gosh --this is just too cute!! Your sister will love it -hope you have a wonderful time
    BSB

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  2. this is so cute cheri...thanks for joining in the fun this week at PBSC...hugs kath xxx

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  3. awww Cheri this is super cute and beautiful colourwork, love your take on Beths sketch, thanks for joining us at PBSC
    Joey.x

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  4. This is really cute - great male card

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