Donuts!

I finally made it back to this blog!  Believe it or not…I actually locked myself out and every time I sat down to reset it I ended up getting up and walking away to do something else.  I got my act together today and decided to break back in after I finished making an update to my soapy blog.

Here is a card that I completed a couple of weeks back 🙂

I love Donuts and I need to stay away from them for health reasons.  One look at this stamp from Simon Says Stamps and I knew I had to try it!

With some help from my Prisma Color Pencils, some cute little silver sequins and some Glossy Effects, I was able to whip up this card together and start craving a donut!

 

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I have a couple of other cards that I have up my sleeve that now I will be able to post.  I hope to get this up later this week.

Thanks for checking out my blog!

Roxana

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My first post! Pink Sudz Paper n Ink

Hello everyone!

I am happy to join this new crafty world!  So far I am loving it and have been learning so much and following as many blogs as possible and checking out tons of videos as well!

I am not new to blogging.  I currently have a soapy blog about making handmade artisan soap.  I just love it!  But drawing and painting has always held a very special place in my heart and just recently it has awaken a sleeping giant in me. I love card making!  I never thought of it as an artistic outlet until I started to check out some of the blogs and videos and decided to try it.

I hope that you allow me to join this newly addicting craft for me and learn from all of you.

To start this new adventure I want to share a card that I recently made with Mama Elephant’s Stamp “Bear Hugs”

It is so cute I just had to try to see if I can make something out of it, and here is my card.

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I used copic markers to color the cute bears and used Tim Holtz Salty Ocean for a bit of color in the background.

You may be wondering why so much blank space?  I decided to go a bit larger than the standard handmade card and made it the size of 4.75 x 6.5.

For the grass I used a cute paper from Chickaniddy Crafts: Twirly Girly and cut it with my grass wafer die.

I wanted the bears to pop out a bit and used Glossy Accents for a nice, glossy look.

Topped off with a “Thank You” message on top, I was happy with how my first public card come out!

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If this is the first time you have found me, thanks for stopping by and continue to pop in to see how I am doing.

Thank you!

Happy blogging!

Roxana

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