04 July 2018

Birthday Balloons - Sheepski Designs freebie for Kit & Clowder 20K celebration, Prismacolor on kraft


Kit & Clowder is celebrating having reached 20,000 members of the Facebook group!! Joining in celebration, Sheepski Designs is offering a freebie! Andrea created Liz with balloons to join in the celebration.

For my inspiration card, I made Liz into a birthday card. I used Prismacolor pencils on kraft and embellished with a die cut from Simon Says Stamp. Inside I used a sentiment from Unity Stamp Co and balloons from a Kraftin' Kimmie set.

To get this Freebie for yourself, go to the Kit 'n' Clowder page: .
To find other Sheepski Design images, check out Sheepski Design on Etsy.

Sheepski Designs also has 2 challenges: one on the challenge blog and the other in the Facebook group. Come join us there with your own creation with the freebie!

Putting It Together

I had been having printer problems so I wasn't sure I was going to be making anything with this image. To test some maintenance on my printer, I printed on a kraft paper of which I have quite a bit. Then, on a whim, I decided to do some colouring on the kraft. 


I used Prismacolor pencils and kept track of all the colours I used. Sheesh, quite the list! I had only intended to do part of the colouring on Sunday night but was enjoying myself so much I finished it.


I trimmed the panel and added some white Uniball to the eyes and Wink of Stella to the balloons for a subtle sparkle.


I did a dry layout with a white card base and a die.


I used the die to cut black and gold glitter cardstock. I used the Xyron to add adhesive to the die cuts.


Leaving the black on the backing, I layered the gold over with a slight offset for a shadow.


I put the die cut on the image panel and trimmed the edges before adhering the image to the card base.


Inside, I used a sentiment from Unity Stamp Co and a balloon from a Kraftin' Kimmie set.



Supplies


Challenges

Scrapping 4 Fun: Birthday with Bling
Crafter's Cafe: Keep It Simple
The Paper Shelter: Celebrate
Sketchy Challenges: Anything Goes
Love to Scrap: Anything Goes
Crafting From the Heart: Anything Goes

8 comments:

  1. Thank you so much for entering our challenge at The Crafter’s Cafe. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
    Regards,
    Mia
    craftartista.blogspot.com {My Blog}

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  2. Beautiful card and lovely colouring
    Thank you for your lovely entry at Scrapping4funChallenges.
    Rachelle DT
    https://scrapping4funchallenges.blogspot.com

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  3. What a sweet card! Just adorable!
    Thank you for joining the Scrapping4fun.
    Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well :-)
    Majda DT

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  4. Beautiful...Love it ... thank you for playing with us at Scrapping4fun challenge.Dt Vidhi Jadeja

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  5. Fantastic colouring on Kraft Rijacki, lovely CAS card <3
    Andrea x

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  6. Superb coloring of such a beautiful image.
    Thank you for playing with us at Scrapping4fun challenges this time.
    Priya-DT

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  7. Beautiful card!! Thanks for playing with us at TPS this week! Good luck! Hug Lena

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  8. Very lovely card and thank you for the tutorial! Thanks so much for playing along in our Celebrations challenge at The Paper Shelter this week. Hugs:) Audrey DT

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