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Sunday, February 13, 2011

Fun with Coco

And my third AND FOURTH cards for today are...

For this card I used papers from the Pink Petticoat Vintage Rose collection. I coloured Coco with Flowers (from Digi Stamp Boutique) in promarkers; ice grey1, cool grey 3 and cool grey 5, blossom, forest green and pear green.

Job done. Really simple card but I really love it as it could be used for anything. Get well soon, happy birthday, congratulations, maybe even a mother's day card (if I don't get around to making a special one for mum... sorry mum, lots to do etc etc etc, but I will try... I promise!), at a push I could give it to one of the children to give to me since I always have to make MY OWN!!

My fourth card today is also using one of the coco bears from DSB and  for this card I used the following promarkers:

Tan, Sandstone, Blossom, Ruby and Poppy Red, Grass and Pear Green. I added some white spots onto the ribbon with my trusty, (wouldn't-be-without-one) white Jelly Roll pen.

I mounted the image onto black cardstock which I punched the edges of with my heart MS border punch. In case you were wondering, I deliberately mounted the image too far over to the left so that only the top of those hearts were showing as I didn't want it to be TOO symmetrical as the red background paper had a black glitter border that was cut off on one side (as it is scrapbook paper).  I added a black ribbon with red stitching to colour co-ordinate and a sentiment, 'if I give you my heart... can I have yours?' which I made myself on the PC and which I will add to my next post so that you can also use if you wish?

I am entering this card into the Teddy Bear Stampers challenge using a 'love theme' for Valentines. Hope they like it?

Hope you like the cards?

Thanks for stopping by
Hugs, Fae xxx

5 comments:

Meera said...

Fae, these are just super cute. Thanks for sharing with us at Teddy Stampers.

Meera

Wishcraft said...

Wow Fae, you've been very busy! Love all your cards but I have a real soft spot for Coco, so I really love these - so cute :o) Lisa x

Cherie said...

Hi Fae, I like your cards very much. Gorgeous images and fab colouring.
Thank you for playing along with Teddy Stampers
hugs cherie

Sharon Keanly said...

Thanks for joining us at Teddy Stampers Fae, both cards are delightful.

Sarah said...

Such sweet cards, your colouring is great.
Thanks for joining us at Teddy Stampers.
Sarah xx :0)