Friday, 10 December 2010

Let it snow...

















Two post is one day? That hasn't happened in...ever I think ;)

This was one of the first cards I started colouring, but it didn't want to get finished. I had the papers, but couldn't really put it together until today. I really like the colourcombo although it's not something I usually use. Kind of the point - to challenge yourself and I really did here. I think it's a great card for a guy so I will be sending it to one of my male friends that lives in Germany (good timing as cards to Europe needs to be sent sunday at the latest, yey!)

The stamp is one of the older ones from Whiff of joy called Charlie building snowman. I'm superpleased with the colouring on this one. I kept adding and adding until I almost ruined it. The last thing I did was to add that darkbrown shade around Charlie and right side of the snowman. After adding it to the pants I realised I had to add it on the jacket and sleeves, and...good thing I didn't manage to ruin it totally.


















The challenges I've used for this card are:

ABC challenge - J is for jewels
Everybody art - sketch
Papertake weekly - red and green can not be seen
Simon says stamp - Christmas, but NO red or green
Whiff of joy - no red or green

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7 comments:

Juls said...

this is just too gorgeous!!! Great Image!!!!! Love the image and the fabulous soft colours!!!! Hugs Juls

Giò said...

Adorable card!!! Great Sketch and colouring perfect!!!
Thanks for joining us at WOJ challenge.
Hugs, Giò

cathi139 said...

wonderful card, I love it

anusch said...

Eine sehr süße Karte.
Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme bei EAC.
Liebe Grüße Doreen
EAC-Team

Louise said...

WOW! This looks amazing :) Cute image that you´ve colored up to perfection :) Stunning work :)
Thank´s for joining us at WOJ Challenges :)
Hugs

Mandy said...

Gorgeous card Katarina, so sweet.
Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp for our Christmas without red & green challenge
hugs Mandy xx

Jane said...

This is really gorgeous! love the colours! thanks for joining us at Whiff of Joy and Merry Christmas! hugs, Jane xxx