28 October 2017

Noel Elf - watercolour pencil


It's a time of wonder, a time of bright blessings, it's the magic of winter and Christmas.

This card features a digital stamp by Scrapper's Delight with watercolour pencil.


Putting It Together

I'm not sure when I coloured this image or if it was at work on on our return trip from vacation. Apparently I didn't take a picture of it when the colouring was done. 


After colouring the image with watercolour pencil, I fussy cut it with a narrow margin. I will leave a margin on images to let the image stand out more from the background, like matting.


I got the background paper in a Christmas card kit. I saw this piece in the 6x6" stack and realise the elf would fit on it perfectly, framing the Noel. I matted it with some value cardstock from Micheals and the colours couldn't have been a better match.


To give the elf a little dimension, I popped her up with foam mounting tape. I also added a die cut snowflake, popped up with more foam mounting tape, rhinestones, and a glittered star.


Inside, I used a stamp by CC Designs and two stickers.




Supplies


Challenges

Scrapper's Delight: Anything Goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper: Anything Goes
Penny's Paper-crafty: Anything Goes
Crafty Gals Corner: Anything Goes
Scrapping 4 Fun: Anything Goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas: Anything Goes
Crafting From the Heart: Anything Goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Extra: Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday: Anything Goes

10 comments:

  1. Love this card and the papers you used. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Hazel Nut's Christmas Extra Challenge
    Julie T

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  2. just awesome dear. you have created a wonderful card. Thanks for playing along with us at Scrapping 4 Fun Challenge.Hope to see you again
    Shylaa DT@S4F
    Adhiraacreations

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  3. A great card with a lovely feel to it.
    Lia DT S4F

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  4. Wonderful card with great paper combo. Thanks for joining us at CHNS patterned Paper Challenge this month.

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  5. Adorable card! Such a sweet image! Wonderful coloring and design!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!

    hugs...
    Melissa

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  6. Lovely card and I love your coloring.
    Sollan, DT for S4Fun

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  7. Thanks for entering all of my Craftyhazelnut's challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

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  8. Stunning card, love the colouring. Thank you for Joining us at Scrapping4funChallenge and waiting to see next time.

    Hugs
    Meena S4F DT

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  9. Beautiful card, love the colouring
    Thank you for your entry at Scrapping4funChallenges
    Rachelle DT
    https://scrapping4funchallenges.blogspot.com

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