Saturday, July 22, 2017

Catch the Bug July Color Challenge

Good morning! We have a Color Challenge for you this Saturday at Catch the's bright and it! Here it is:

Instead of going with patterned paper, I decided to go all white to keep the focus on the image and the colors. I like how it turned out! I've used pencils to color the chick and liberally accented her with glitter. I've matted her with die cuts; the "pinked" edge die cut is textured vellum, like the band. I think the white on white is elegant and a fun change of pace. Card sketch is from Paper Play Sketches. Here's a close-up:


Image: Bugaboo "Birthday Bird 01" Digital Image
Ink: Printer
Paper: G.P. 110 CS, PTI Stamper's Select CS, PTI Vellum
Embellies: Martha Stewart Glitters in "Sugar Cube" and "Bubble Gum"
Extras: Prismas/Crayolas/Goo Gone, Spellbinders Nestabilities

Please check out the DT's creations here, along with the challenge details! Play along for the chance to win Bugaboo images!

Challenge details:

Color Crazy Challenge: #29 Anything Goes
Crafty Catz: #380 Party Time
Paper Play Sketches: Sketch #47

Seize the Birthday: Option of "Splatter"

Thank you for stopping by!



Janis Lewis said...

Wonderful. Thanks for sharing at Paper Play Sketches.
~Owner/DT Janis

Lynne Mizera said...

What a wonderful card and amazing coloring! Thank you for sharing tihs with us over at Crafty Catz Challenges this week!

Nancy said...

First, Love the name of your blog! Second, I imagine being a nurse is the ultimate stress. So glad you found the joy of paper crafting to relieve some of it! Now your card! Love that adorable bird image her big sparkly eyes can't help but make you smile. Love the way you have mounted the image ...white on white. Super card! So glad to have you in our gallery at Seize the Birthday and sure hope you play along again soon!

Jane Savage said...

Love this! What a fabulously cute image!
Thank you for joining us at The Colour Crazy Challenge! Jane S (DT) xxx

Brenda said...

Hi Angela! Pray all is well with you. Such a darling little card, I just love that darling little Bugaboo birdie. Mainly Just wanted to stop by and {{give you a hug}}!