Thursday, August 11, 2011

Aloha Kona


Hi Everyone!

Sorry I didn't get a chance to post yesterday. Busy day with some other things including a 2 hour dentist appointment for all the kids to have their teeth cleaned.
I also posted a recipe yesterday for Recipe Thursday: Deep Fried Chicken Nuggets. Click the link and check it out!
My card for today is one that I can't decide if I really like or not. I think somehow these papers from Basic Grey just don't match well with the fun Kona image from OCL. I don't know...what do you think? I used Kraft, Dark Brown, and some greens and rusty orange from my scrap pile to coordinate with the pattern paper. I stamped Kona with Memento ink in Rich Cocoa and then filled him with various Copic Markers. I used Petite Scalloped Circle Nestabilities for the mats behind him. I took a couple of close-up photos of Kona and the distressing around the dark brown piece.
If for nothing else, it makes a cute boy card for someone!
So, just a quick post for today. Thanks for stopping by and sharing some of your time with me.

Today's Challenges

1. Charisma Cardz: Distressing
2
Craft us Crazy: Anything Goes August Challenge
3.Crafty Sentiments: Punches and Die Cuts
4. Do You Stack Up: Emboss it
5. My Time Made Easy: Sketch
6. Pals Paper Arts: 1 pattern paper, 1 punch, 1 sentiment
7. Sassy Studio Designs: Distressing.

13 comments:

Denise and Louise said...

Great card - such a cute image.
Thanks for playing along with us at DYSU this week xx

MaryB said...

So cute. I think the papers are work really well with the image.

Thank you for joining us at Craft Us Crazy.

Michelle said...

This is such a great card. I love the colors you used and the image is just too cute!

WencheP said...

Very cool. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up and good luck.

-Wenche

Peggysue said...

Cute card for a kid! Thank you for joining our EMBOSS IT challenge at DYSU. It’s a pleasure to see your work!

Cheryl said...

oh hun this is just so cute and just love the colors on this,gorgeous hugs cherylxx

Sara said...

So cute, love that image! Thanks for playing along with SSD!

Fran said...

Your card is so darn adorable. I love how you selected the ink & papers to all blend together. Great creative skills. Thank you for playing along with MTME Sketch Challenge. Good Luck. Hugs, Fran

Debs said...

Fab fun card!
Thanks for playing along with us at Charisma this week.
Good luck
Debs xx

xxxtglxxx said...

This really made me smile - great card.

Thanks so much for joining us at Charisma Cardz this week,

hugs

xxalisonxx

Oops a Daisy Designs said...

Such a fun card! Very creative. Thank you for playing along with Pals Paper Arts.

Tenny Kusuma said...

Super Cute Card. Thank you for playing along with DYSU challenge this week. Tenny.

Regan said...

Adorable!!! What a cute image! Love his towel & flip-flops! Great coloring and layout! Awesome card! Thanks for joining us at Sassy Studio Designs for our distressing challenge! :)
{hugs}
Regan


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