Saturday, June 28, 2014

Let Them Eat Popcorn!

     Today's card uses a really fun image from Lacy Sunshine, which  is celebrating the birthday of Eleanor and Pickles, the characters in this image.  I just love the whole "movie night" theme, with Pickles deep into the popcorn (literally!)  For those of you not familiar, Pickles is a frog.


I started with a sketch from Try Stampin' on Tuesday.

      The image is colored with ProMarkers and die cut.  I used distress ink on the edges of the die cut.  The flower is made from velvet ribbon and the other flower petals are cut from felt.  The background is dry embossed and colored with the chisel tip of a ProMarker. The ribbon is stitched and wrapped around the card front.

     Challenges:
Addicted to Stamps
Add a Little Dazzle
City Crafter
Just Inspirational
Paper Pretties
Party Time Tuesdays
Penny's Paper-Crafty
Through the Craft Room Door

     I hope your weekend has gotten off to a great start.  We're going to be really hot here for the next week so I'm going to hide away in my craft room with the air conditioning running full blast and just enjoy creating.  :-D  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

20 comments:

  1. I love the background on this it looks gorgeous. Beautiful image and fabulous interpretation of the sketch too.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  2. Connie love your card the image is so cute. Love Alison xx

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  3. Pickles is a cute as a button! I really don't want to hear anything about pickles though since I just spent the last three hours canning pickles.....and not the frog either! LOL!

    Love your card Connie! So cute and I even see some blue!! YEA!

    Stay cool.

    Lynn

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  4. Can't say I've see a background like that with promarkers. Looks really cool. I like your image too. Thanks for stopping by at Try Stampin' on Tuesday. Please join us again soon.

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  5. Love your Lacy Sunshine image, thank you for joining TTCRD this week.

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  6. Those glasses and that hairdo just make me laugh. Love this one, Connie.

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  7. Super cute, great coloring and love the grosgrain ribbon with the stitching.
    Hugs,
    Teresa

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  8. Darling image : ) I LOVE Popcorn- and really enjoy your movie night scene here : )

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  9. beautiful card!
    thank you for joining at lacy sunshine challenge.

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  10. A lovely card!
    Thank you soo much for taking part in our "embossing” challenge & good luck in the draw…
    Hope to see you again in our next challenge as well…

    Hugs,
    Melanie
    (DT Penny's Paper Crafty Challenges)

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  11. Love the embossed & coloured background NanaC! The image is just too cute too! Great work as always my friend!
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  12. What a great card, so fun. Thank you for entering with us over at JIC this week, I hope you will join us again next week (Tue new challenges start) and also for our monthly challenge which also starts on Tuesday. Sian (JIC Co-Owner)

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  13. That image is adorable, I love the bunch of red and black flowers, thank you for sharing with ATSM !

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  14. Cute card, I love the flowers! Thanks for joining us at Just Inspirational this week.
    Artsy-Arts

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  15. What a terrific card! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

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  16. Your embossed background looks amazing. Lovely colouring on your cute image! Thank you for joining us at ATSM.

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  17. I too love the embossed background and your colouring is wonderful, lovely card!
    hugs
    Glenda

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  18. Such a wonderful card! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!

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  19. Isn't he just adorable... Pickles, I mean. You're right - it's perfect for movie night.
    hugs, Asha

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  20. great card..thks for joining us over at Lacy Sunshine..DT Kerri

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