Friday, January 24, 2014

Little Momma

I am so in love with this precious image by Mo Manning. Kady can be found at Mo's Digital Pencil. She is a new stamp and you must get her. Kady is so fun to color and look how sweet she is. I am sure we all know a little girl who is the best little mommy to her dolls. Sometimes I wish I would have another baby just because I know what a sweet little helper my daughter would be, but I let my common sense prevail, haha!


I uses MME's Love Me 6x6 paper pad and some Recollections corrugated cardstock for my layers. I gessoed and used Shabby Pink Frantage on the corrugated cardstock and a bit of gesso around the card. Wild Orchid craft flowers and Decorative Pins were my embellishments. I used Spun Sugar DI to pinkify the Carnations and I cut out a butterfly from some Maja paper, also. The wonderful sketch I used was from The Sketchy Challenges.

I hadn't colored with Distress Inks in a while because I didn't like the yellow, rough paper I had purchased on sale that I was using previously. So, I splurged (with a coupon, lol) on Canson paper. I've never heard of it before but it was the best in Michael's that was still a decent price. It's whiter and much smoother than the Strathmore.

For sweet Kady, I used the following Distress Ink Pads:

Skirt- Victorian Velvet
Sweater and Leggings- Black Soot
Hair-Antique Linen and Walnut Stain
Skin-Tattered Rose, Vintage Photo and Worn Lipstick 
Ground- Frayed Burlap
Background- Weathered Wood and Black Soot

Thanks for stopping by and have a fabulous weekend!
Danielle:)


Challenges I'd like to enter:
Brown Sugar (Embossing)
Crafty Catz (Monochromatic)
Fussy and Fancy (Vintage)
Sister Act (Anything Goes)
Country View (Monochromatic)
Crafting Cafe (Anything Goes)
Paper Crafting Journey (Vintage/Distressed/Shabby Chic)
Bunny Zoe's (Stitching)



19 comments:

  1. This is beautiful Danielle. The image is so adorable and your embellishments, papers and design are stunning.
    Have a lovely weekend,
    Hugs Sharon. x

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  2. This is stunning Danielle. I love Mo's images anyway and have followed her for many years. Your colouring has definitely done her sweet image justice. Such a beautiful card. hugs Janine x

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  3. Beautifully crafted card, thanks for joining us at Brown sugar this week

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  4. What a stunning card Danielle, my granddaughter will be one on the 27th February and I would love to be able to make one like this. You are so talented, such lovely colours. I have been cardmaking for about 3years now and it is my little escape. Take care, Sue x

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  5. This is really adorable, love this sweet stamp, your awesome coloring and the delicate colors. Perfect combination! Thank you for your inspiration!
    Anna xxx

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  6. Wowee, that is a very impressive card - simply stunning
    Jane xx

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  7. What a gorgeous card - love your colouring

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  8. Wow! Your card is so beautiful and your colouring is amazing. Thanks for sharing it with us at Bunny Zoe's Crafts.

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  9. I'm glad you put your blog link on the Party Time Tuesday blog; otherwise, I'd have missed this adorable card! This image is sweet as sugar and you've colored her beautifully! I adore the embellishments you've used...such pretty flowers and those pins are gorgeous. The lace, the doily, the corregated papers...but mostly your colored image. I love how you outlined her in soft gray shadowing. This is beautiful. Hugs, Gail

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  10. oh my, this is just beautiful, I love love love the way you coloured her little nose.
    hugs Lou xxx

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  11. Stunning card! Thank you for sharing it with us this week at Crafty Catz. Naomi x

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  12. Hi Wow what an image she is stunning with your colouring and a beautiful design ..Thank you for joining us in The Sketchy Challenges ;0)

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  13. Wow this is stunning, gorgeous image embellishments and design. Thank you for joining us at The Crafting Cafe Challenge. Marlene DT

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  16. Beautiful card, the image is gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at Country View Crafts. Sue C x

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  17. Gorgeous card!
    Thanks for joining us at sketchy challenges!
    Hugs
    Cordine

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  18. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Izazovi i sladkiŇ°i.
    Hugs, Keti

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