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Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Shopper Chick


Good morning!  I'm back with a new sketch from Tuesday Morning Sketches...it's a fun one this week!

As I was tidying up my craft room the other day, I was looking through my stash of Calendar Chicks and realized it had been awhile since I used one of them, so I found a fun Christmas image and went with it!  She is colored with pencils and her eyes are dotted with a black gel pen.  Her packages are accented with glitter so they are nice and festive.  I've embellished simply with buttons and Swarovski flatbacks.

Image: Stampendous Calendar Chick
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Sakura Black Gel Pen
Paper: PTI Stamper's Select and Dark Chocolate, SU! Soft Sky, My Mind's Eye DP
Embellies: PTI Buttons, Swarovski Flatback Crystals in "AB"
Extras: Prismas/Crayolas/Goo Gone, Spellbinder's Nestabilities, Art Glitter in "Polar Bear", The Paper Studio Sticky Doos

I do hope you will check out the rest of the DT's cards and the challenge details too...this is our judged challenge and there is an optional "twist" as well...make a thank you card.  We would love for you to play along!

I am also entering my card in the following challenges:

2 Sisters: Christmas Sparkle
A Gem of a Challenge: Gems, Gems, Gems
Creative Creations Challenges: Sparkle and Shine
Paper Playtime: Sparkle
Sweet Stampin': Christmas is Coming
Totally Papercrafts: Razzle Dazzle, Use Glitter

Thank you for stopping by!

Angela

16 comments:

Amy said...

So cute! Love the shopping chick!

Jenée said...

What a cute, cute image. Great use of the sketch. I had a hard time with this one, but you nailed it perfectly.

Linda Palmer said...

This chick is too cute. This is one I haven't seen, and a darling one it is. Love this card.

Doreen said...

Gorgeous card,lovely image and design.xxx

Kris B said...

Such a bright and cheery card! Love the little shopper chic image! Your coloring in wonderful!

snappy scrappy said...

Sooooo sweet!! Thanks for playing along with us at Paper Playtime!!

Grandma Bonnie said...

Angel, when i first saw this i fell in love..the colors are so fun...i just like what you've done!

catherine said...

A fabulous image on your card Angela and thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week
x catherine

Debbie said...

I love this card!! This chick is just so cute!! Love the buttons!!

mags said...

A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at A Gem of a Challenge and good luck.
Mags
x

Kathy said...

I love these colors, bright happy and fun. The crystals in the center of the buttons are a great look.

Natali said...

Beautiful Xmas card. Love how you used die for image. Great idea!!
Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin` “Christmas” Challenge and we hope to see you again soon.
Hugs
Natali

Flutterby Trina said...

adorable! Thanks for joining us this week at Creative Creations Challenge with our 'Sparkle and Shine' challenge - we do hope to see you again soon :) x

Tracey Murphy said...

So very cute & I love the sparkly parcels!
Thank you for joining us at Creative Creations Challenge and Good Luck!
xx

Melissa Craig said...

So sweet Angela!

Jessi Fogan said...

I love these chicks so much :) Perfect amount of sparkle :)