Saturday, September 15, 2007

Gobble. Gobble


Well, I don't know about you, but I am constantly struggling to get out of the card design rut. So when I saw this card that Beate Johns did for a sketch challenge, I knew I had to try it for the swap that Jennifer is hosting over on Splitcoast.

So I used the Pilgrim Poochie, Acorn, and Gobble stamps with my very most favorite ink, Versafine. And I used Marvy brilliant yellow, ochre and brown for the stippling/sponging effect. Finished it off with a little sparkle around the Pooch with a Sakura Stardust pen.

I hope the girls in the swap like it.

11 comments:

beate said...

Alma, your card turned out gorgeous! Love those rich colors, the sponging and of course the great image!

Allison said...

Terrific...love the muted colors with Poochie!

Katie said...

I'm not in your swap but I love it!

toners said...

Alma, I love this! And I'm in the swap :) The ribbon is awesome and I like how the stamped image is set on the layout.

karrie Baker said...

I am LOVIN' this!! So cute! :) I can't wait to get my copy of it. LOLOLOL

Just so you know, I am not sharing my swap card on my blog... it's gonna be a SURPRISE!! LOL The restraint is gonna kill me. :)

Sharon in NE said...

Wonderful card Alma! Great choice of ribbon and colors! Poochie just has a special glow about him. ;)

Katie said...

Alma, I just tagged you! Check out my blog for the deets! :)

Leigh said...

LOVE IT!!!

Sues said...

Alma - I'm a CO friend of Toni's and I have to tell you that (1) I am very impressed with the improvements to your website - great job! And (2) I love this card!! So very, very adorable!! Thanks for your inspiration!! Sue

malieta said...

Hi Alama!

Your card is so cute!!!!!
I love your stamps.
Malieta:)

Aroa said...

Preciosa!! terrorificamente bonita!!
Love it!

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