Thursday, July 14, 2011

Do You Stack Up? Challenge #27

Are you up for another Do You Stack Up? challenge?  Where were you last week??

We didn't have a whole lotta entries for our chipboard challenge.  Maybe you will like to do some real or faux stitching.  Hope so!  We missed you!!!

Let's discuss the prizes up for grabs:
Mami Doodles is giving the winner four digital images!

Robyn's Fetish is awarding the winner her choice of either 5 digital stamps or 4 digital stamps & 1 paper pack!
And now for your inspiration I will show you my card for the challenge.

I chose this cute image by Mami Doodles called 'Lil Luke goes Fishing'.  He's a cutey! He looks like he doesn't quite know what to do with the fish he caught.

I had just gotten a pack of the Paper Studio's cards so I wanted to use one of those.  To go with the card base I found papers from October Afternoon's Detours collection.  And I did real stitching to adhere them.  First time I have tried out this particular fancy stitch - I like it!

I colored the image with my Prismacolor pencils and OMS and inked the edge of the oval with Ranger Distress inks.  Believe it or not, that is a dark brown gross grain ribbon - not black!

This card will be entered into the following challenges:
Digital Tuesday - spellbound
Tuesday Throwdown - fun in the sun
Pollycraft Monday - the great outdoors
Stampin Sisters in Christ - what works for you (ribbon)
Sweet Stampin - cute & cuddly
 2 Sisters - summer time fun
Stamps R Us - through the garden gate
Crafts & Me - summertime
Fab 'n' Funky - bakers dozen (fish is food)
Simon Says Stamp - anything goes
Crafty Creations - boyz-to-men
Simon Says Stamp and Show - stitching
Catch the Bug - CAS
Party Time Tuesdays - blue skies & sunny days
The Crafty Pad - lots of texture
Sugar Creek Hollow - paper piercing (does sewing count?)

Please pop on over to the DYSU blog for more and better inspiration.  We have some really talented gals on the DT!  They put my work to shame!


Miranda said...

cute little fella, gorgeous card Peggy Sue

Denise and Louise said...

Gorgeous card PeggySue, Love the colour combo and the real stitching is great.
Denise xx

marilynprestonn said...

Just love your little fisherman! What bright colors for summer. Thank you for playing Crafty Creations Challenge this week. Always a pleasure to find beautiful new creations. Good luck. :)Peggy

aqualeiga said...

Adorable card, and your colouring is wonderful! Thanks for joining in at THE CRAFTY PAD this week. Hugs, Ali x

sasa said...

Love your bright blue colours and stitched papers. Lovely boy's card!
Thanks for sharing your card with us at Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge!

kurlygirl said...

PeggySue, this is just adorable. Your coloring is outstanding! I love the stitch you used, too.


Dawn said...

Such a cut image Peggy Sue Thanks for sharing your project with us at The Crafty Pad this week for our Textures challenge this week!
Dawn xx

Grace said...

Very cute card! Adorable image! Thanks so much for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ!

Tambo said...

I love this card. I have a picture of my grandson with his first fish and the same look on his face. He just wasn't sure what to think of it. This is a great card! tfs Tami
Tambo's Creations

Ren-Yi said...

peggy sue - what a superb lil card. i love the color palette and the way you colored this lil guy.

Davi said...

Great card with that sweet little image. thanks for sharing with us at TT this week:)

Becky said...

This is so adorable..Fabulous stitching. Thank you for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ.

Dora said...

Awww how cute, lovely colours and beautiful stitching, I love it. Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week. Good luck xxx

WencheP said...

Once again - your coloring is awesome! ...and the little guy is so cute....


Tenny Kusuma said...

Cute card....:D TFS. Have a great weekend. Hugs, Tenny

Jennifer said...

Awww....thanks for sharing your cute & cuddly creation at Sweet Stampin this time! xx Jenny xx

Marcy said...

Adorable card, PeggySue. Your coloring is super!!

Paige said...

Adorable image! Sweet card! thanks for joining us at PTT!

Krista's Paper Cafe said...

Very cute card. I envy your shading. I just did my first digi card and I used colored pencils. I am happy to see your creation as an example.
Thank you for playing with us at Paper Playtime.
Krista, guest designer

princesskitten said...

oooh bless him - super colouring

Marilyn said...

Isn't this little guy so, so cute! Great colouring and I like your layout and the stitching is perfect!
Thanks for joining us at Stamps R Us.

Abi said...

Yep, a definite cutey! Love the card & perfect colours.

Thanks so much for playing along with our Sweet Stampin challenge xx

Mami Doodles said...

He he he, I think he's thinking in putting the fish back into the river! Beautiful card - love the stitching!

Daisychain said...

A great card, love the design and colours. Thanks for taking part in my challenge at Crafty Creations this week. Good Luck! Hugs Christine x

Mephisto said...

Really sweet card.
Thanks for joining us by SimonSaysChallenge.


*Alison* said...

WOW.. this is so cute.. Your coloring is amazing and I just love how you stitched up your creation.. :) HUGS

mum of two said...

What a beautiful project! That image is so cute, and your coloring is fabulous. I'm sorry my trip to your blog is so late. Summer has been a really busy time. Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime :)


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