Saturday, September 22, 2012

Time to Go!

Happy Saturday! I hope you are enjoying a beautiful morning. We are spending the day at my parents. I just love family time! :o)

I had such a great time making this card. The image was so much fun to color. As much as I love all Saturated Canary's images I believe this one is my favorite. Her gorgeous hair and beautiful face. I adore her.

I cut the flap off of a kraft envelope to make my holder. I boarder punched a strip of kraft cardstock using a Martha Stewart punch and adhered it to the inside of the pocket. Tied a ribbon all the way around the pocket and adhered a jewelry finding and glitter brad.

The paper is from Recollections. The gems are from Inky Impressions

I created a tag using kraft cardstock. I boarder punched the edge with a Martha Stewart punch and adhered a piece of DP from Recollections. Didtressed the edges with the Tim Holtz distresser and inked the edges with Walnut ink from Martha Stewart. I Stapled a piece of red ribbon to the tag. The sentiment is from Hero Arts which I got from Simon Says Stamp.

I used Copics to color.

I am playing in the following challenges. I hope you will play along too. I love seeing everyone's beautiful creations.

Saturated Canary: B's (brown, brad, blue, bag, bow)
DYSU: tags or flags
Paper Crafting Journey: sentiment
Southern Girls: bling
Craft Your Passion: bingo (bling, ribbon, distress)
Diva's By Design: lovely layers
Lollipop Crafts: 2 different punches or dies

My Blog Candy can be found here.

I hope you have a fabulous day!

Thank you so much for visiting me. It means so much to me. Until next time...........

18 comments:

Shelby said...

What a creative idea for the envelope!! Love how you've colored up this cutie and the distressing is fantastic.

Shelby

Paper Tails said...

Gorgeous! You have colored her so beautifully. Very creative use of the envelope......

Karen

Thrifty Finn said...

The tag pocket is fantastic! I also like your paper choices. Thanks for joining Craft Your Passion!

Michaela said...

Oh WOW, this is super stunning,Tonya! I love /adore everything about it. What a fantastic idea to make a holder from an envelope! It fits like a glove!
Michaela xx

Barb said...

BEAUTIFUL! Your coloring is fabulous and I love the pocket card design. Thank you for joining us at DYSU this week!

Jinny Newlin said...

That image is ever so sweet, Tonya, and I just love the way each layer nestles in the next! So fun!

Mynnette said...

So sweet! A darling image and I LOVE your sentiment! This is just fabulous1 :)

WencheP said...

Oh - this is so cute. Fabulous colors. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

-Wenche

Jane said...

What a fab idea, I love it!
Thanks for joining us at SC Challenges x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Gorgeous, I love the image and the bold colours
Lindsay xx

Vicky said...

Stunning Tonya!! Lovely to see you over here at PCJ, thanks for playing along

hugs Vicky xxx

Caz said...

Oh this is just GORGEOUS Tonya. Beautifully coloured, as always, I love this image but haven't yet got around to colouring mine up. Love the design and fab layout of your card.
Hugs
Caz x

Erin Blegen said...

This card is FABULOUS!! I especially love the stapled ribbon :)~

xErin

Loopylou. said...

hiyah Tonya
oh my gosh!!! girl this is just the most gorgeous creation hun, I love how it sits in the envelope too!
Thank you so much for playing along with us over on the saturated canary challenge blog
hugs Lou xx

Pauline said...

Absolutely gorgeous! Wonderful colouring on the sweet image, and I love the pull out tag.
Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week!

Jayne A said...

Gorgeous card. Thanks for joining us this week at Diva's
Hugs
Jayne

Cathy Clouston said...

Beautiful! Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion Challenges! :)

Siv said...

Wow, what a stunning card! The image is absolutely super cute, and I really like how you've coloured her! Fabulous work!!
Thanks so much for joining the Southern Girls - hope we'll see you again!
Hugs Siv

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