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Monday, 24 May 2010

Dexter in a Flying Helmet......

Good Evening, I hope everyone is enjoying the same weather we are, we have had glorious sunshine for 3 days now and it's been wonderful.
Anyway back to crafting. I have been meaning to use this gorgeous stamp from Penny Black for ages as the little spaniel reminds me of my very own Dexter so finally here is my creation. I used the great sketch by Caz over on Cute Card Thursday's Challenge blog which was really fun to use. However, due to the size of the image I had to create another 8x8 card.
These boy's fit into quite a few challenges this week so they will be entered in the following:
http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.com - Sketch by Caz
http://pennybfriendssaturdaychallenge.blogspot.com - Lots of Dots
http://theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com - Challenge#11 Polka Dots Tea Party (Lots of polka dot dp)
http://totallygorjuss.blogspot.com - Challenge #31 'Bling it On'




Colour Close Up


ProMarker Colour Recipe:
Skin: Blush, Dusky Pink
Hair: Raw Sienna, Terracotta
Top & Trousers: Pastel Blue, French Navy
Shoes & Cap & Dexter Dog: Sandstone, Cinnamon
Dexter's Flying Helmet: Cinnamon, Cocoa
Plane & Ribbon: Poppy, French Navy, Cool Grey 1, Cool Grey 2

13 comments:

  1. WOW!!! Look at all those dots! The image is adorable and great job with the coloring! I saw this sketch and was very intimidated by it -- you rocked it!! Thanks for joining us this week in the Tea Room :)

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  2. Adorable card! Love that image and all of those polka dots ~ just perfect! Thanks for playing along with us at TSTR! :)

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  3. beautiful card...love that sweet image and your colour combo...thanks for joining in the fun this week at Penny Black Saturday....hugs kath xxx

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  4. Hi Clare
    Oooh a fab card! Love the adorable image and great colours and fab dotty papers, I couldn't resist the PB challenge either! Love the stars and swirls too.
    Kelly.x

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  5. Lovely card Clare, has an American feel about it with the background papers and stars. Lovely stamp, will we be using it in class?

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  6. How fun this is! Love the patriotic color scheme and all the layering and what a sweet image. Great job on the coloring. Thanks for playing along with us at The Shabby Tea Room.

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  7. Hi Claire

    this is stunning, gorgeous layout and so eye catching with your colours. Thanks for joining us at penny black

    Joey.xxx

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  8. Oh wow!
    Such a gorgeous card!
    Love your sweet image and fabulous paper and detail!
    hugs
    kim x

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  9. wow what a fabulous card and the cute image is a favourite of mine, I must get it inky again very soon! thanks for joining in the fun with us at CCT this week.
    hugs, annie x

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  10. Love this card. The colours are brilliant and now wish I had gone for brighter colours on my card...Love it...

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  11. Oh what a sweetheart of a card Claire.
    luv
    Debby

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  12. Great Card Clare love the colours and that stamp its gorgeous

    Cathy x

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  13. Thanks Clare for doing this card in class today, love the dog's expression.

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