Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Try It Out Tuesday #4

For Susana's stores DT challenge this week we were to create a Valentine Card using a stamp from Susana's store that isn't necessarily Valentine-ish. Extra credit if we use scrappers floss-you know I love extra credit!! (ACK!! But then I got my card done and realized I had forgotten it, drat!)
Be sure to check out the store blog, Follow Your Heart, to see all the other DT members cards.
And be sure to check out Susana's Store for lots of fun!! Give-aways, new products, brand new stamp lines coming soon and all kinds of goodies!!
I had lots of ideas for this challenge as really so many of the stamps in Susana's store are so versatile but finally settled on Fairy Kids With Birds. To me it had that vintage type Valentine feel to it, although I don't do "vintage" well so here's my version~~

I "popped" two of the flowers up for some dimension.

Here you can see the shimmerz and stickles!

Ignore my thumb....stickles were still wet so I had to hold it to photograph it! LOL!

We'd love to have you play along! Just leave a comment with a link to your creation or if you upload it to SCS or PCP, please use the keyword TIOT4.

card size: 5 1/2/x/4 1/4
stamps: Fairy Kids with birds, TAC Hedgehog Blocks-retired, Hero Arts Heart Border
paper: Georgia Pacific, cardstock,
ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Palette French Lilac
others: prismacolors, OMS, stickles, shimmerz, Light Pink Dress It Uppetals, cuttlebug d'vine swirl embossing folder,


Tina said...

Perfect, expertly colored, and down right precious.

Kristie said...

Gorgeous Danni!
You really did a fabulous job coloring this image.

Kimmie0270 said...

lovin those shimmerz!

Janna said...

So, so so pretty Danni! You create the most gorgeous shimmery cards! I love your coloring and the beautiful colors you chose! And I love the thumb! Seriously it is much better looking than my chewed down to the quick one!


Michelle said...

This is gorgeous!! Love the shimmer - YOU ROCK, girlfriend!

Christine Riley said...

Gorgeous! Love the shimmer and you colored this beautifully!
Hugs, Christine :)

Susana M said...

This how I invisioned this stamp to look like :o) Its gorgeous with the color use, pop outs and the bling effects!!! The crystal petals were a nice finishing touch!
As always the inside of your cards Rock :o)
Hearts and Hugs

Maria said...

Wow Danni! Your card is BEAUTIFUL!! I love all the pretty colors and shimmerz. you did such a fabulous and beautiful job coloring the image with all the lovely colors!! Love how you designed the inside too!! As always your card is awesome!!


Sharon Caudle said...

Oh my word!!! Danni this is soooo gorgeous!!! Your coloring is amazing!!!! Beautiful, beautiful card!!!

Lynn said...

Danni your card is beautiful!!! I love all the Shimmerz and glitter!

Suzanne J Dean said...

Beautiful Danni---love all the shimmer! So nicely colored too!


Wendy said...

Lovely card, looks like it must have taken ages to colour
Wendy x

Jodi said...

Love the colors and the shimmerz you used! Very pretty!
Hugs,Jodi =)

Cathrine said...

This is so pretty Danni! I love all the sparkle and shine.

All right girl - spill the beans. How do you ever manage to get so much done. Yikes! Makes me feel like a slug.

Ann Kranitz said...

What a fun shinny card. It is beautiful in the picture I can just imagine it in real life!!

Susan said...

They're just beautiful! One of my favorites you've done! Just stunning.

Anna said...

So pretty, Danni! Love the shimmer on it!

Tammi said...

Love your coloring and the shimmer...pretty!

Rosette said...

These cards are just beautifully done Danni! I love both!! (I tried to leave also a comment on the other card, but didn't succeed!

Annie said...

gorgeous card Danni and love the sparkling colours you have used. it reminds me of my children's story books from the 1950s! hugs, annie x

Anonymous said...

WOW, wow, wow!! Awesome colors!! Really amazing card...I love everything about it!! :)

Cassie said...

love it! such a pretty scene made even more so with your gorgeous coloring!! you amaze me!!!


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