Monday, September 26, 2011

Believe with all your might!!

This wee little fairy is from Mo's Digital Pencil, and she's called "Teen Fairy Pia."  My dear Mama always read stories about Fairies to me when I was young, so I guess that's how I became so enamored with them.  :)

Card Recipe:

Size:  6" x 6"

Sentiment:  Found online from an anonymous author.

Solid and Patterned Papers:  Recollections and Prima Botanical Collection.

Embellishments: Stickles, latte half pearls, a soft turquoise blue button (old and given to me by my Mom), shimmering blue 3/4" ribbon, and Best Occasions 3D embellies.  (I added a tiny latte half pearl to the center of her flower ...after I took a photo.  ;)  Oh well!!  LOL)

Tools:  Fiskars "Threading Water" edger punch, Spellbinders Nestie:  Petite scalloped ovals large.

Copic Markers used:

Skin and cheeks:  E000, E00, E21, R20

Hair:  YR23, E35, E57

Dress and Wings:  BV000, R0000, R81, R85, Y00, BG000, BG01, BG10, E50, V000,

Shadow and blending:  C0, 0

Thank you for stopping by my blog today!!  I hope you enjoyed your visit and will return again soon!!

⊰⊹✿ Marilou ✿⊹⊱

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

You're Amazing!!

Tell me, who doesn't like to color a Tilda image?   She's sitting there looking so pretty in her adorable dress.  I colored her, then cut her out and mounted her on 3D Dots.

Card recipe:

Size:  6" x 6"

Papers:  Colorbok Patterned Pack:  Rosewood.

Embellishments: Red 1/4 inch ribbon, red half pearls.

Tools:  Fiskars "Round the Rosey" circle border punch, MS corner punch "Eyelet Lace," My Favorite Things Die-namics "Flower trio and Leaf trio" die.  Stamp:  Kaiser Scrapbook Flourishes.

Distressing and flourish stamped with Ranger Antique Linen.

Copic Markers used:

EOOO, EOO, E21, E27, E40, E42, E44.
R20, R21, R22, R24, R29.
CO, C03

Thank you so much for checking out my blog and my new card post.  I hope you come by often!!

Have a wonderful day!

╰⊰⊹✿ Marilou ✿⊹⊱╮

Saturday, September 10, 2011

Splashy Sienna're the best!!

I'd like to share another card with you today.

I was smitten the moment I saw this precious little gal. (Yeah, I know you've heard that one before, huh?)  She's a digi, from Phindy's Place, and called Splashy Sienna.  She's sure lookin' out for her little ducky, isn't she?

Card Recipe:

Size:  6" x 6"

Sentiment:  from Paulette over at Create with TLC.

Patterned Papers:  Colorbok Patterned Paper, Stickers & Punch-out Pack - Pastel.

Embellishments: Stickles, white half pearls (colored with my Copics to match), baby blue 1/4" ribbon, stitches from my sewing machine :).

Tools:  Fiskars "Threading Water" edger punch, My Favorite Things Die-namics "Flower trio and Leaf trio" die.

Copic Markers used:

E000, 00, 11, 13, 21, 25, 27, 29, 57
R30, 32
G 05, 09, 21, 28, 29
Y000, 00, 11, 13
YG23, 63, 67
B00, 02, 21, 91, 95
BG000, 10
CO, C7

Thank you for stopping by to take a look!!  I hope your day is Blessed.

⊰⊹✿ Marilou ✿⊹⊱╮     

Thursday, September 1, 2011

Give Away and a card to share...

Heather, over at Heather's Hobbie Haven, is having a great Give Away!!

The Prize:

One October Water Coloring Card Kit - Ebony. Yep that's right you will receive this wonderful water coloring card kit. Which includes enough supplies to make three of the cards pictured below, the stamp and 3yards of hand dye seam binding. Plus another 15 yards of hand dyed seam binding, 3yards of 5 colors. You can see them pictured below. Who knew spraying glimmer spray could be so much fun. Tons of different colors..

Hurry on over to Heather's blog to learn how you can win this SWEET card kit!!  While you're there, browse her card kits and crafting supplies and tell her Marilou sent you...

Now I'd like to share one of my latest creations with you:

"Thinking of you..."  
Isn't she just adorable??  Look at that precious face!!  The moment I saw this little cutie, I knew I had to have her, and this card was so fun to make!

Card Recipe:

Size:  6" x 6"

This digi stamp is from Mo's Digital Pencil, and is called "On the pot."

Sentiment:  My own.

Patterned Papers:  Colorbok

Embellishments:  sparkly rhinestones, 5/8" lavender ribbon, Stickles.

Tools:  MS eyelet lace punch, rounded corner punch, flower corner punch, My Favorite Things Die-namics Flower trio and Leaf trio, and Bunch Punch fern punch.

Copic Markers used:  E000, E00, E21, R20, V01, V04, V06, YR23, E35, Y23, C0, C3, C5.

Thank you so much for taking the time to stop by today!!

Big Hugs xo,

╰⊰⊹✿ Marilou ✿⊹⊱╮