Sunday, 17 April 2011

Little Boy Blue (The Sugar Bowl)...

Hi again!
The other day I treated myself to this new Sugar Nellie 'Adorables' digi called 'Nathan'. I couldn't wait to use him!
I have based this card on the latest Sugar Bowl sketch, (my second entry), but wanted to used my new Fleur De Lis squares, rather than a circular shape as illustrated on the please remove my entry ladies if it won't do.
There is also a 'use purple & green' option, but I just had to give this little cutie his first outing in other colour would do! Not very good at following rules am!

I coloured the little sweetie with my Copics.
The dp is from a Papermania Capsule pad.

I also used;

Nestabilities Reverse Wonky dies - I used the second largest die to cut out the image, using the 'out of the box' technique for ted's foot. (I have a tutorial on this technique HERE)
I then drew around the same die, and cut out by hand for the cream mat. The next die up would have made the cream mat larger than I wanted.

Nestabilities Fleur De Lis Squares from HERE,

Vintage Core'dinations card,

Corrugated card,

Sakura clear glaze pen (for ted's nose & eyes!),

String & buttons,

Card Candy.

I will enter this card into;

Card Ideas - Guys
Wee Memories - all things adorable
Fussy & Fancy - for a child
Copic Creations - use fave paper for Copic colouring (Ryman's smooth)

Thanks so much for stopping by!
Jenny xx


Anonymous said...

Jenny, he is adorable and your colouring is amazing again! A truly beautiful card. xx

Netty said...

Beautifully coloured and a gorgeous card Jenny. Annette x

Vicky said...

Totally adorable Jenny...beautifully coloured and fab colour combo too hun..

hugs Vicky xx

jennie'g' said...

this is gorgeous ive bought the download but not used him yet jenniexx

heidy said...

Wow Jenny,I'm speakless ,this is sopretty,just love it!
Hugs heidy

Mau xx said...

Adorable!!! You might be rubbish at obeying rules Jenny ...but you are amazing with Its Beautiful xxxx

jillb said...

This is really the most gorgeous image, which you have coloured to perfection. I'd love to know how you managed to get the fur to look so brilliant? what a superb card! xx Jill B (ballerinacraft)

Arlene said...

Lovely image, but you put so much LIFE into it. Just lovely.

Janette said...

Jenny he is sweet and you coloured him so perfectly, love your

Yolanda said...

The image is absolutely fabulous, haven't seen him yet! Really great card Jenny! I am a blue girl, so this is totally me *big smile*!!
Hugs Yolanda
PS. Does your doilie do what its suppost to do?

Little K Smith said...

A gorgeous card Jenny, beautifully coloured image and a fab layout too :)

Riet said...

So wonderful card,I love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Sheila said...

Jenni, Stunning colouring makes this card perfect. It almost looks like a real photograph. Well done, Sheila:)X

Donna Mosley said...

Absolutely stunning Jenny, gorgeous colouring and love your amazing design.

Donna x

Whisper said...

What an absoulutely devine image and layout, Luv Sam x

Rachel x said...

Hi Jenny :)
Gorgeous card- I love your colours and your take on the SN sketch for your layout!! That ted is adorable, too- I can never resist a bit of glaze on bears' noses either!!lol
Thanks for sharing with us at My Partner In Crafting Crime this time!! :)
hugs, Rachel x

McCrafty's Cards said...

Beautiful card Jenny, I like the image, and the design.
Kevin xx

Delphine said...

Gorgeous card, Jenny! Adorable image and I love your colouring and choice of colours! The fleur de lys square looks fab! Hugs Delphine xx

Diane's Card Designs said...

Oh wow Jenny this is stunning it looks like a photograph. Your colouring is outstanding. Love all the detail around the image.
Diane :-) xx

Jules said...

Wow Jenny - how super fantastic is this creation.

I love everything about it.

Your gorgous, perfectly coloured image, the layout the colour choices the embellishments .. .. everything.

The perfect showcase for such a beautiful image.

Have a good week.

Love Jules xx

debby4000 said...

Oh this is gorgeous Jenny.

Margarets designer cards said...

Wow what a gorgeous card, good luck with the challenges.

Elaine said...

Such a beautiful card Jenny.
Your colouring is perfect and the colour combo is fab.

Thank you for playing in the Sugar Bowl Challenge and good luck.

Love Elaine xx

melsanford said...

Oh this is just adorable and the colours are perfect :-) Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

bosenberries said...

gorgeous card and detail! Thanks so much for joining us at My Partner in Crafting Crime's Layer it Up challenge! Robin

Peggysue said...

Absolutely beautiful card Jennifer, or should I say 'handsome'?! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Card Ideas. Please join us again next week!

Kaz said...

WOW!!! Your colouring is amazing, so life like. I adore everything about your's gorgeous!
Kaz xx

Rose said...

Jennifer, you've made this Little Boy Blue look magnificent! I love your Core'dinations paper for that lovely denim look. Beautiful card. So glad to see your entry at Copic Creations. ~ Rose

Ginny said...

OMG the colouring is AMAZING on this GORGEOUS card :)

Lee said...

Ooooh gawd got tears in me eyes.This is just like looking at my wee brother when he was a little boy.Really


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