Saturday, 8 June 2013

Frog Prince




A fun birthday card for a little prince! I love how the googly eyes change the frog's expression.
The girls at Lawnscaping Challenge Blog have set the task of colouring, oh such a chore ;) I enjoyed this so much I've used two media: I've coloured the frog using promarkers & the lily pad with distress inks. My lily was constructed using different sizes of daisy punches for the petals & stamen, then coloured with Tim Holtz distress inks & glittered. The heart die cut was folded in half, drenched in lots of green distress inks, shaped & raised on pop dots. I followed an old Sketch Saturdays sketch #251. It reminds me of a pond & there is a lovely royal banner that is perfect for Casual Fridays Challenge #104.  I love these two Lawn Fawn patterned papers (Bright Side collection) used together & all hidden flowers on a masculine card.




Challenges:
Casual Fridays Challenge CFC#104: Banners and/or Flags
Lawncsaping Challenge #59: Colouring
Simon Says Stamp: Masculine/Father's Day

Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog



Supplies

Stamps: Lawn Fawn Critters Ever After, Paper Smooches Sentiment Sampler
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Tim Holtz Distress Ink Mowed Lawn, Peeled Paint, Peacock Feathers, Picked Raspberry, Mustard Seed, Squeezed Lemonade
Paper: White card from stash, Lawn Fawn Bright Side Petite Paper Pack
Highlights: Stickles, googly eyes
Dies, et al: Spellbinders Nestabilities Ovals, Cuttlebug D'vine Swirls, Xcut Heart dies, Daisy punches
Colouring: Promarkers, Flexmarkers & Distress inks


Hope you've enjoyed your visit!

10 comments:

  1. Your little prince will adore this! Thanks for sharing it with us at the Simon Says Stamp challenge!

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  2. So cute hun...:o)

    biggest of hugs Vicky xx

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  3. *eek*... this is so stinkin' cute!!! LOOOOVE the googly eyes on the frog ... made me smile :)
    Thanks for playing along with us in the CAS-ual Fridays challenge!
    Sylvia xx

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  4. How cute is this! I love this. I especially love the heart die cut! It is so cool.


    Thanks so much for joining us at the Lawnscaping challenge!

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  5. What a cutie, I love your little pond scene - great idea to use a heart die as a lily leaf :)

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  6. This is so cute! Your little frog looks adorable! Thanks so much for joining in the fun over at the CAS-ual Fridays Challenge blog!

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  7. Oh my goodness, how clever is this?!?! Thanks so much for playing with us at Lawnscaping!

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  8. Love the papers and the pond and the lily pad but that frog is just toooo cute !

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  9. Absolutely WONDERFUL!!! Love your card -and your coloring is great too! Thanks for playing with us at Lawnscaping! Hugs, Karin

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  10. The perfect colored banner for your cute little frog! Thanks so much for playing in the CAS-ual Fridays Challenge!

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