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Tuesday, June 30, 2009

We remember moments

and that's what 4th of July is about - isn't it? So for this weeks TIOT - we should make a card/project using the colours Red, White and Blue.

I decided to go all the way - and colour my image "Just because" from VC collection in only these colours. I also made the sky go in red, blue and white :-) I coloured my image with my SU markers and aquarelle brush - to get the feel of an aquarelle painting. Added some 3d gloss her dress, hair and on the blue fungus and stickles on the fly agaric and her wings. Highlights with my white gel pen. Sentiment is from the first Susanaments collection.

As you can see - I have only one sheet of DP and that is from the set that I received from my sweet friend Tara. The different cardstock layers - in blue, red and white - are from my stash.

I also added the roses to match this theme. It was hard, but so much fun to stick to these 3 colours - so thank you Suzanne for challenging us again.


Hope you would like to play along - and if so - please upload your card/project using the keyword "TIOT25" on SCS, PCP or add a link to your comment below.

Also - make sure that you visit the rest of the DTs, but also Jana - how is our new Spotlight stamper. Do you want to become one - well read more about it here.

So to all of you out there - hope you will have a wonderful 4th of July celebration. I myself will also celebrate - but we have other moments to remember - 4th of July is the day that hubby and I became a couple some years ago;-)

Kram - Anki

15 comments:

Judy's Crafty Moments said...

Fab card Anki..gorgeous image and beautiful flowers..well done on dtivking to those colours. Have a very Happy Anniversary when it comes!
Hugs Judy xx

Alex said...

WOW! I absolutely LOVE this! If you had told me what you were doing I would have thought ICK, but this is FAB!!!

Maria Matter said...

Just beautiful Anki!

Blessings, Maria

Danni said...

Wonderful job! Not an image I would think of in red, white and blue but it is stunning in those colors! Awesome!

Tammi said...

Happy Anniversary sweetie!! Wishing you both a wonderful day on the 4th! :) And wow, amazing card, the colors are so vibrant and what a cute image...colored beautifully! xx

Jami {sgtStamper} said...

Beautiful! Love the little roses in the corner, and that sentiment is just perfect. Happy anniversary - what a great day for one!!

My Paper Adventures said...

Those roses are beautiful and love the decorative corners!! Gorgeous coloring as always!!

Suzanne J Dean said...

Fabulous Anki! You did a wonderful job with her and love all the elements on the card!

hugz,
Suzanne

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Anki,l love the image and colours.

Hugs Riet.x

Susana M said...

Hek Anki,
Hope you have fun at the beach!!! This is a great take on the challenge :o) Never would have thought of this image for it but you pulled it off and no one layers a card like you do :o)
Hearts and Hugs
Susana

Kathy said...

GOrgeous card Anki!! I love your bold colors and that image is adorable!!
I will say Happy Anniversary to you today as I am going to be out of town later in the week!! Have a great day of it!!
:)Kathy

TERIBERI said...

WOW!!! your card turned out AWESOME!! I almost used this stamp this week LOL
Hugs, T

Susan said...

She's just too adorable! I just love the fairy and these colors are so great! And I love the corners!

Big hugs to you,

Susan

SemSee said...

Fabulous card, Anki! Using those 3 colours has worked so very well! Awesome job! hugs, Sem x

Valems said...

Fabulous card! The image is adorable and I love all the little roses.
Hugs,Vanja