Thursday, September 16, 2010

Christmas Wishes


Good morning and a happy Thursday to all! Today I have a Christmas card (yes, I'm frantically trying to get those done too!). This is "lantern girl" from Whiff of Joy. I just love the flow of her dress in this image. It would great to paper piece too, but I haven't attempted that technique quite yet. I colored her with my prisma's. Honestly I only have the small bos so I have to use my crayola and rose art too. They don't blend as nicely but they're gettin the job done in a pinch. They helped on this image anyway. I added a touch of glossy accents to her lantern. I found some snowflake eyelets which I added a touch of Pearl Pen to the middles. I used papers from my Swirly Kit and dristressed all the edges. I put a touch of lace for some softness and added a cream prima flower.


Thanks for stopping by and I hope you like my creation!
Challenges entered:
Whiff of Joy - Layers, at least two
Color Create - Red, gold and white or cream
Paper Romance - Birthday or Christmas


9 comments:

  1. Jen, wow, this is so gorgeous!!! I love that angel and your coloring is amazing. I have tried the Crayola pencil thing with goo be gone and the stump (saw that on a website where they compared the Prisma pencils with the Crayola) theirs looked amazing but mine looked like...well, let's not talk about it ;D. I love the softness of your coloring. Hope all is well, my friend! Hugs, Sabrina

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  2. This is simply beautiful!! Love it!!
    Hugs, Linda

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  3. Oh, it's wonderful, so mystical and ethereal, great choice of colours and did you make that flower yourself? It's lovely!!
    Hugs
    Annika

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  4. Such a lovely card!!! Beautiful image and perfect papers! Thanks for joining us at WOJ challenge.
    Hugs, Giò

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  5. Such a gorgeous card Jen. Love the image you've used and the colours also. Thanks for joining us this week at the Whiff of Joy Challenge. Hugs Michele x

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  6. Hi Jen,

    This is a really beautiful image and coloured so beautifully! I love your pattern papers and the lovely border too. A really lovely card :)

    Thanks for joining the Colour Create Challenge.

    Sharon x

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  7. so pretty. I am now a follower.
    www.scraphappenswithRhonda.blogspot.com

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  8. Absolutely beautiful. I love it!!! So elegant.

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Peace and Love - Jen

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