Celebrating Sloth

March 20, 2009 at 12:49 pm 4 comments

One last post for today (for me anyway). There’s a great sketch over at Taylored Expressions for today’s Cupcake Sketch Challenge and I wanted to play!

It’s a pretty simple card. I whipped up a quick page of fun text using Microsoft Word and phrases like “living in yoga pants” and “potato chips are a vegetable” to provide a background for PMSabella. (Looks like me all the time)! She is coloured using pencil crayons and gamsol, then trimmed into an oval and matted. I layered the oval onto some glossy black cardstock for contrast, then onto a patterned paper which I turned into a scallop with the Fiskars Threading Water Border Punch. I love that thing! A ribbon, a flower and rhinestone and that’s all folks!

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Entry filed under: Cards, Pencil Crayon, Taylored Expressions Challenge.

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4 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Kathryn  |  March 21, 2009 at 8:27 pm

    How CUTE — LOVE the background sentiments — too FUN!!! Great job!

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  • 2. My lifes inky escape and more  |  March 22, 2009 at 10:32 pm

    Love it! The colors and demention is great!

    Reply
  • 3. Terri E.  |  March 23, 2009 at 8:04 pm

    This is a riot. I never would have thought about whipping up my own background with words. Very creative. Great job on the TE cupcake challenge.

    It’s a good life!
    Terri E.

    Reply
  • 4. itsabrt  |  March 24, 2009 at 2:06 pm

    Gotta love this card! BR-T

    Reply

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