When I staged my area for my 6x6 paper pad exercise, I pulled out a second, partially used pack of Basic Grey Life of the Party. Looking back now, what WAS I thinking? But it was out, so I used it today, and now it is put away. :)
I sized the Polaroid openings to fit the Paper Smooches Chubby Chums critters. I also used an old Skipping Stones Design sketch:
Lydia) "IT'S ART!" Also, I struggled for quite a while looking for just the right color for the center layer. I tried a squillion blues, but nothing was right. I ended up with SUs Summer Starfruit, which is somewhere between a yellow and a green, and it works great!
Dogs are a little easier to color for me:
And lastly, da bird:
Notice the handsome orange specs around the bird? I
Now, about those Polaroids ... here's one close:
I also colored the whole background to give it contrast against the frame. It still has much room for improvement, but I'm happy with my first attempt.
In other news, I did make one more card for OWH using my Bargello scraps from yesterday:
I think it's kinda fun! That makes a total of 60 cards for OWH. Whoot!
Okay, back to my normal routine of making challenge cards, some of them even in the right week! :)
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ooohhh these are soooo cute! I love them! You always have the neatest posts! I kinda hate you for that. ;)ReplyDelete
Clips! those are so cool! And I love the orange speckles...you totally MEANT to do that :)ReplyDelete
Just adorable! Love your smooches cards!ReplyDelete