Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Let's Play


Oh my heavens.. I have to tell you all how much fun I am having with these paper smooches stamps. I received some for my birthday, and ever since then I have been hooked on playing with them.. :)
So I made this little beach scene, and it was so much fun to create. I used a few different sets.. so I will start left to right. For the "sand castle" I used the "Sugar Rush" set. Yep.. see that cute little drink with the straw.. I used that as the outline. For the Seagull and the rest of the "fishy" elements I used the Surf and Turf set. For the Sun I used 2 different sets. The Boob Tube set. I used one of the TV's for the shape, and then I used the Hang Up's set for the "Rays" of the sun. The Sentiment comes from Chubby Chums set. I thought it was perfect "Let's Play" since I am sure Seagulls would rather "eat" the crab then "play" I think that would put a smile on someones face. I also placed pop dots under the sandcastle, seagull, and the crabs to make the "pop" off the page.. :) Wish me luck on my GDT and the new PS Spark Challenge.. HUGS


I used copic markers to color in my creation I must say this is one of my favorites for now :) I hope you enjoy looking at this as much as I enjoyed making it.. HUGS




I used the colors from Paper Smooches.. sketch the one with the waves and turned it.. I added a few more images to make it work for me too :)
I am also entering this into the PS GDT call :) how fun..
Challenges-



Bearly Mine-Anything goes


Ladybug Crafts-Summer Birthday


Tuesday Throwdown-Fun in the Sun



Party Time Tuesday-Blue Skies and Sunny Days



Stamp Fairy-New Technique (only using part of an image)



The Kraft Journal-Kraft + something blue, or something borrowed (borrowed the sketch, and blue water)



Lexi's Creations-at the beach



Crafty Calender-under the sea or water themed


I Copics-Birthday and use copics :)
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18 comments:

Denise and Louise said...

Oh Alison I love this. So bright and cheery - it brings a smile to my face each time I look at it :0)
Hugs
Denisexx

Glenda Atkins said...

Oh my I do love this card, it is quite wonderful! Just love the 3D work especially that gorgeous sun. Super beach scene!!!

Thanks for joining the challenge at Lexi's Creations this fortnight.

lynn said...

you have some seriously awesome cards in that guest designer call! love the coloring, design and over-all cuteness of this card and the way to go card, alison! good luck girlie!

Jacki Randolph said...

Cute card, thanks for joining us this week at Stamp Fairy challenge blog.

Anita said...

Very pretty and I love the bright and cheery colors. Thanks for joining the LCI Challenge.

Tracey said...

Fabulous card Alison, great LO & your colouring is fab :)
Hugs
Tracey
x

kasia c. said...

This is AMAZING! I love that little sand castle and how the crab is sitting in the pelican's mouth. I see a guest spot in your future. :)

Audrey Pettit said...

This is so, so, so, so CUTE! What brilliant stamping! This is just the cutest little beach scene ever! Thanks so much for sharing this with us at The Kraft Journal.

Nancy said...

Fabulous stamps...what a wonderful job you did coloring the images!! Thanks for partying with us at Party Time Tuesdays!!

Nancy Bush
DT Member

Lisa Lara said...

Wow...genius Alison.

Jen Cuthbertson said...

Adorable!! As a summer baby and crab myself, I really identify with this card! Thanks so much for joining us at The Kraft Journal this week!!

Samantha said...

haha!! great fun card, Thanks for playing along with us at Stamp Fairy, Samantha.

Paige said...

Love the scene you created with those adorable stamps! Thanks for joining us at PTT!

Renlymats World of Family & Crafts said...

Your card is adorable! I love the little creatures and the cute sand. Don't forget that you need to post our badge and be a follower to be eligible for the prizes. Thanks for playing along with the Party Time Tuesdays Blue Skies & Sunny Days challenge. See you again soon!
~Renee
PTT DT

Lauren said...

You've been busy! 4 cards in our challenge! They're all adorable! Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown! We hope to see you again next time!

Lauren

Kim said...

A huge congrats on being chosen for the PS August Guest Designer spot...You did a great job, I loved all of your cards!

Caroline said...

Fab Card!!! So bright and cheerful! Thanks for joining in with us at the Crafty Calender this month. Good luck!
Caroline x

luvhymns said...

Awesome Job and Congrats!