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Monday, March 19, 2012

Going Greeeeeeen!

OK I admit it, I am not a green person.
I can count on one hand, with fingers left over
the number of green shirts I have in my closet.
So when Sassy's sponsored the Crazy Challenge
and the theme was go green,
I cringed but signed up for it! :)

I have been wanting to use Syrena for so long
and had a new GREEN paper pad by K&Co
so figured it was fate!

Here is what I came up with:

I wanted to keep it pretty simple BUT
after Iadded the ribbon it needed something more so
I added the pearls, it is actually a grouping that Icut and stuck!
When I layed the image down I realized it needed some thing else too!
I looked for some fish net that I thought I had but could not find
so Ipulled out some of my tule. Believe it or not is is from
my wedding favors back in '04! I can't throw
anything away that Ijust may have crafting use for! LOL
I used copics to color her...I did her hair kind of messily....
I wanted the just out of the ocean look. HAHA
And I added clear star over her hair and tail....I tried
to get the picture angled enough but it still did not show very well!
Anyway I hope you like it!
Don't forget to check out the Crazy Challenge and join in the fun!

I would like to enter this in the following challenges:

The Crafter's Cafe Challenge                Ribbon or Lace
That Craft Place Challenge                Anything Goes
CMC Challenge                             Anything Goes
The Crazy Challenge                     Go Green

8 comments:

Gina L said...

Oh, she's purty!!! I love her in green. I really like how you added the pearls to the ribbon for the extra zing, and the tulle is perfect. I do that too, where I save things forever if I think I might be able to use them on even one project. See, your hoarding paid off! LOL

Kate said...

Wow this is gorgeous. I love her tail it looks so real.

Hugs,
Kate

melissac said...

Love your card!! The netting is the perfect touch!! Thanks for joining us at CCCB!! Blessings!!

Shelby said...

So cool! Love how you've imitated netting...looks amazing.

Shelby

Chana said...

Kimm this is soooo pretty! I love how she is colored. Just gorgeous!
Thanks so much for sharing this with us at Crafter's Cafe Challenge Blog!

Brook Guinn said...

Your card turned out great. Love the netting that you added as well. See, there's a reason we don't throw things out, isn't there? Thanks for joining us at the CMC Copic Challenge.

Julia said...

Beautiful creation! Thanks for joining us at The Crafters Cafe Challenge Blog. Hugs, Julia

Kezzy said...

Wow stunning card, fantastic image and your colouring is amazing, really love the pearl ribbon and the netting. Thank you for joining us a That Craft Place Challenge Blog :-) Kezzy x