Monday, February 25, 2013

SISTERS ARE SPECIAL = LOVE

Hi There!
Have you ever started coloring an image and realize it has truly become a labor of love?  Well, this happened to me with this adorable image by Krista Smith - "secrets".  Now what sisters do  not have secrets?!  We had plenty - some good - some not so good.  But they were our secrets to keep and share.  Nothing like a bond between two sisters and I am especially blessed to have such a close relationship with my sister - so this card is for you Sis!  Hope to get it mailed tomorrow!

I had this image for a long time and just got around to coloring it on Saturday but it took two hours to color!   It doesn't help when you are a bit of a perfectionist too with your colors;)  I never thought that much labor of love would be needed but it was worth every minute as I am pleased with all the colors and I think my Sissy will like it.  I kept the design relatively simple so as to show off this great digi image by Krista.  And then later after loading it up - I did add some liquid pearls here and there but just never got around to reloading the picture.  Thanks so much for stopping by and I hope you have a wonderful week - I have today off so my week has already started off with a bang!!! Yes!  Big Hugs,  CaroleAnn

I would like to enter this card for the following challenge:

Saturated Canary Challenge #37 - LOVE 

Card Recipe
Image from Krista Smith colored with both copic and promarkers.  Image I have outlined with my copic liner.  Papers used from K&C/Adrianna and the sister stickers are from my stash that I was waiting to use for the right moment, the corner filigree is from WOC and the two cyrstal hearts are from a stash I received from my sister!  Lace is from Joanne's fabric store.

Inside view - I had to put a "sissy" sticker in there ;)


9 comments:

  1. CaroleAnn the colours u have chosen are yummy and the inside is as delicious as the front ^_^ *LOVE*
    xx

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  2. This is just adorable! I love the papers & colors you chose and of course your coloring is gorgeous too! Aren't sisters wonderful?

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  3. Hi CaroleAnn, this is wonderful, those colours are super and love the embellis, she's gonna love it.
    Hugs Sue W.

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  4. Remarkable work....!!!! it's really interesting post... thanks for sharing....Plastic card printing!!!!!!

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  5. so stunning caroleann.really sweet image and your colouring is fabulous ;D

    xx coops xx

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  6. Awww this is beautiful, and love your colour combo hum, thanks for joining in with us at saturated canary big huggies June xxxxxxxxxxxx

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  7. Just beautiful and it was well worth all that time colouring. Your sister will love it!
    Caroline xxx

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  8. Hi sweetie this is a fabulous creation, thank you for joining us at Saturated Canary challenge this time, huggles Pops xxx

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  9. Dear CaroleAnn!
    Your card is so beautiful and colorful, I love this image and how you colored the sweet girls - just gorgeous !!!
    Have a great Sunday, big hugs
    Mo

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