Tuesday, July 5, 2011

ColourQ92 & Monkey Sketch93

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Happy Tuesday! I hope you all had a wonderful holiday weekend. It was fun, but exhausting! I am glad to be back in my boring routine! It’s ColourQ time and here is our palette for the day:

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Reminds me of something from the Jetsons! Now I am dating myself! What a fun inspiration—I chose to pair it with the A La Card Monkey sketch & theme challenge this week:

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The theme is summer fun, and here is my card:

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I went super, super simple (not much time this weekend!) and turned the sketch on its side, used matching Patterns DP for my panels and a cute little Crafty Secrets beachy scene for my center panel:

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My image was colored with Copics and I added a little shimmer to the water with a Gelly Roll pen; a gingham bow was the only other embellishment. I did stamp a couple images on the Tangerine panels, but they’re hard to see. The sentiment is from Lizzie Anne. I hope you will scoot on over to the CQC blog to participate as well, and while you're there, check out what the other designers have made! Thanks for lookin’!

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Here’s my little firecracker yesterday at my nephew’s picnic:

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Check out those “denim” diapers!

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and with her great-granddaddy:

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I’ll post more later! Have a blessed day!

Wee Details:

  • Stamps: Seaside, CS; Shore Thoughts, LAD
  • Paper: WW, Tempting Turquoise, Basic Black, Wild Wasabi and Tangerine Tango Patterns DP
  • Ink: Memento Black, Craft Vanilla
  • Acc: Nestie, sponge, gingham ribbon, Copics, dimensionals, Gelly Roll pen

10 comments:

  1. Awesome layout, love the fun colors, and that stamp set is one of my favorite beachy sets. Great card, LeAnne!

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  2. You are so going to cherish the photos with great-granddaddy! Your card is gorgeous as usual even though you say it was super, super simple. I love how you added the turquoise - it makes the other colors pop!

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  3. Look at that adorable cutie all decked out in her fourth of July outfit! What a precious photo with her great-granddaddy! Love your card, too. Fabulous coloring job. A perfect fun in the summer sun card.
    Hugs
    Jaydee

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  4. I love that toothy grin, and looking at GGranddaddy, she looks like, Ok am I supposed to be in awe or just afraid! I do love the image on your card. I did not order the Big top in the stamps, I thought they might be too small. I am going to have fun with these in MDS though. They would be perfect for party invite, banners, and thank you notes!

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  5. Have to say....your granddaughter is so beautiful with quite the Personality. Love the picture with her great grandfather!

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  6. I love this image and sentiment, LeAnne! Very pretty! And those diapers are a hoot!

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  7. Your card is so serene. Lovely coloring job, LeAnne. This is adorable. Thanks for playing along with us at A La Card Monkey!

    Terry

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  8. What a gorgeous image! So very summer! I am loving that 4th July outfit, she is so sweet!

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  9. Such a sweet card. The baby steals the show...of course. ;)

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