Thursday, June 11, 2015

Creative Knockouts #93 - Use Your Stash

Art By Miran is sponsoring our "Use Your Stash" challenge at Creative Knockouts.  You've gotta love the idea of this challenge - who doesn't want to use rather than just collect a stash?!?  The "Hello" tag, it's backing piece, the flower and the button were all on my desk - ready to use!  The papers that back the image panel and the back bubble paper were from my scrap drawers - yahoo! I'm always excited when I use things that have been on my desk - patient discards from other card ideas, or pieces out of my scrap drawers.  It's like a little personal victory!

This cutie is Art By Miran's Blowing Bubbles.  I loved her big eye.  She was a little more challenging to color than I thought she was going to be.  The straight side- profile tested me with shading; the bubbles were tricky, too!  And then, there were her lips!  The bubbles actually have several very light colors including V0000, BG0000, BG70 and then a little spot of Stickles to catch the light.










  Can you keep a secret?  I just realized I forgot to shade the background!  Oops!   Here's what the Creative Knockout DT has created for inspiration.   Collect some of your stash and play along with us this week!
Challenges Entered:
Crafty Gals Corner #23 /- The Great Outdoors
The Crafter's Cafe #120/ - AG
Through the Craft Room Door/ - AG
Cards in Envy/ - Girls, Girls, Girls
Tuesday Throwdown/ - Frame It

12 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card Cathy, I like the beautful image
    Kevin xx

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  2. This is adorable, Cathy! Your bubbles are so realistic - great job. Thank you for joining us in the Through The Craft Room Door challenge this week.

    Hugz,
    Linda

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  3. This is adorable! Love the beautiful shading on her. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown.

    Kim -TTDT
    Lily Patch Stamps

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  4. What a beauty and eye catching details. Beautifully crafted.
    Berni
    berni46blogspot.

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  5. Wow, the coloring on her hair is amazing!! And isn't funny how you can not notice something until it's too late?! She looks just as lovely without a background though!

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  6. What a beautiful card Cathy! I love the colors and the papers are fun! Great coloring too!

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  7. This is totally adorable! Love your coloring! Thank you for sharing with us at Cards in Envy! I hope you join us again soon!

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  8. Such a cute card! I love that image and the pretty bubbles! Ps...never would have noticed the shading, it's darling. Thanks for sharing at Tuesday Throwdown!

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  9. Oh... this is super cute! Thanks for playing along at Crafty Gals Corner!

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  10. wonderful coloring!!! sooo cute!!! thanks for playing along with Cards In Envy!!!

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  11. Loving your stash you used. The paper is super cool and goes so perfectly with this image. Your coloring is wonerfull.

    Hugs DT Sister
    Tamie

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  12. Really cute image! Hahaha! Don't tell and no one will notice. Love the design and your stash papers! Maggie - DT Teamie

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Thanks for taking the time to leave a comment. I appreciate each and every one of them. Cathy