Friday, March 26, 2010

Spring Wishes

Hi everyone and Happy Friday! I'm so excited that the weekend is almost here. Do you have any big plans for the weekend? I think hubby and I are going to go see Alice in Wonderland this weekend (I've heard it's really good). Other than that, I think we'll do some chores around the house and hopefully be able to veg out some too :)



For my card today, I decided to use fun spring colors in hopes that spring will be here to stay soon. We have had really nice weather here lately, but today it's raining and it's only going to be in the low 40s. Brrrr! :) For my card, I decided to ink up one of the adorable Swiss Pixies from CC Designs. This particular image is called Swiss Pixies Heidi. I colored the image with copics (Hair: E35, E55; Skin: E00, E01, E11, R20; Shirt: Y21, Y23; Skirt and shoes: R81, R83, R85, R89). I added Diamond Stickles to her wings and then cut her out using my Labels 1 Nestabilities die. I then inked around the top of the image with SU's Bashful Blue ink. I added grass to the bottom of the image with my copics. Next I created my card base using SU cardstock. The design paper is from K&Co's Wild Raspberry stack. For a finishing touch, I added some Primas to the top left corner. What do you think?

Well, that's it from me today. Thank you all so much for stopping by. I hope you have a wonderful Friday and a wonderful weekend!

Hugs, Christine :)

17 comments:

jimlynn said...

Just precious! Love the image and DP you used. So cute.

Jodie from Oz said...

Christine, Your card is beautiful, I love the spring colours and the image is so adorable. I hope you enjoy Alice, hugs Jodie from Oz

Maria Matter said...

oh this is a wonderful Spring time card Christine! This little sweetie sure brings a smile!!!

You should link this up over at the springtime challenge at
ABC Toys & Crafts-http://abcdesignblog.blogspot.com/

Our spring temps went the way of the dodo....I'm freezing and my son is making a fire in the woodstove right now! brrrr

enjoy your day!
Hugs & Blessings, Maria

Angelwood said...

This is lovely, Christine. Beautiful coloring as always! And I love the pretty papers you've used here. Really gorgeous! hugs, Angela

Kim Piggott said...

Oh wow Christine what a cutie pie!
Love your gorgeous card!
Have a great weekend and enjoy Alice!
hugs
kim x

Peggie said...

Fun card. Wish I could do a split like that. Yes Alice was good.

Belinda said...

So precious! Love the colors and DP!

Danni said...

Such a sweet card! enjoy your weekend!

Good Kardma by Jules said...

What a cutie! Looks like spring and I love the flowers.

marsha said...

Christine,
This is a beautiful card! I love your coloring and your DP is perfect!

Hugs,
Marsha

Gina said...

This is so sweet, I love that little image. Hope you enjoy the movie, I haven't been able to talk my hubby into going yet.

sandy said...

I do love all your cards Christine - Spring is n the air!
sandy

Kathi said...

Great coloring of an adorable image. The card is wonderful.

marsha said...

Christine,
This is a beautiful card! I love your coloring and your DP is perfect!

Hugs,
Marsha

Jeanette said...

Adorable Christine! I love these cute Swiss Pixies! Hope you enjoyed the movie and had some time to relax!
Hugs Jeanette :)

cabio's craft corner said...

Christine, you did another beautiful card and the Pixie is amazingly colored. It's very cute :o)
Hugs,
Cabio

Lyn S said...

Just adorable Christine!

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