A Hoppy Easter

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

It's another Twinkling Tuesday and this week we have a guest Twinkler!!

It's none other than Jack Diedrich, Madelynn's younger brother! From what his mum says, he's ALL BOY and loves it when she gets out her paper piercer to make cards. Sharp object and stabbing paper - definitely a boy thing!! hahaha You can see the sketch on the Twinkling Tuesday blog.

This stamp is from a new exclusively digital stamp company I stumbled across. They're called 'Digital Stamp Oasis' and it can be found on Etsy.com, an online place to buy and sell all things handmade. Ellie, the owner, has some really, really sweet images available at the moment. I LOVED this Rebecca Rabbit image - perfect for Easter!

Since it's a digital image and I typically watercolor, I had to print mine using a laser printer. This has always worked for me. I have been told that you can watercolor on an image printed with an inkjet printer and heat set, but I tried that with my inkjet at home and it didn't work. It must be an ink thing that varies from printer to printer. If you use Copics however, you should have no problems at all.

If you'd like to play along in this sketch challenge, please use the keyword MTTSC13 when uploading to SCS or PCP and don't forget to leave a comment on today's Twinkling blog post so the Twinkling Team can see your creations. Don't forget to check out what the other Twinkettes have created this week!

Thanks so much for stopping by today. I have a fun knight and princess card to show you all tomorrow. :D

Supplies
Stamps: Digital Oasis 'Rebecca Rabbit with Easter Cart', sentiment from computer
Inks: Creamy Caramel, Certain Celery, Old Olive, True Thyme, Close To Cocoa, Pretty in Pink, Ballet Blue, Barely Banana, Pale Plum, Cool Caribbean
Papers: Georgia Pacific cs, Bazzil cs, PP - My Mind's Eye 'Tres Jolie Collection - Mon Cheri'
Access: Ribbon, paper piercer, dimensionals

17 Comments:

~amy~ said...

sooooo darling Sandra...perfect coloring, as always!

The Lucky Clucker said...

Love it love it love it!! So sweet for Easter....and I know you made Jack happy with your piercings!!

kadie said...

Uh-oh...enabler alert! A cute digi that you made truly beautiful. I can't say enough good things about this card, so I'll leave it at--I absolutely LOVE it!

Cassie said...

oh sandra - this is soooo precious!! i love it!! you are so good at coloring!! i saved this in my coloring file - so that i can go back to it and study it and work on my coloring!!
i am also off to check out that new stamp shop!! While there is nothing like inking and stamping, there is also nothing like instantly getting your purchase!!! heehee

also - love the new look to the blog!!

Jacilynn said...

Love this Sandra! Such a great Card.

Tracey said...

Love this card Sandra! Adorable!!

Susan said...

Sandra this is such a sweet card!! Thanks for sharing the info about the image; will check it out for sure!!
{hugs}

Kim said...

I love your cards. You do such amazing work!

Kim

Heather said...

Sandra,

Sigh hold on a second let me find my "Brown Free" glasses.

O.K. this card is so pretty I love those polka dots and I love the image it is so cute!!! I love the coloring and the sketch really shines through here!!!

You did a wonderful job on Jacky's sketch!!!

Love this card!

Heather

Christi said...

This is adorable!!!!!

Janna said...

Sandra!! This is just so, so sweet! I love the coloring and contrary to what Heather says, I adore, adore, adore the brown! it is one of my favorite colors! Great job with this sketch and thanks for the heads up about the new digi stamp shop! I can't wait to check it out!

Smiles,
janna

Darla said...

Beautiful card! Love the coloring and the shading. What a talented team Madelyn has! Great job with the sketch!

Judy McMullen said...

Such a darling card, Sandra! Love all the soft colors. And thanks for that enabler alert! LOL! Love it and love the new look of your blog!

I'm doing a little blog hopping trying to catch up on what the "sistahs" are up to.

Jacquie said...

OMGosh!!! Sandra...this is SO SWEET!!! I LOVE EVERYTHING about this WAY CUTE card!!! That image is GREAT!! I have to go check it out!!! As always.....you are SO talented!! HOpe you are well!!!

Jack said...

Hi this is Jack. Mom is typing for me but this is what I want to say: I like how your card is made. I like the holes all around the bunny and I like that bunny. I like the paper and the brown (I swear to God he said that LOL!). Thanks for making my sketch!

Isn't that too sweet? Your card is AMAZING Sandra!!!

Rebecca Ednie said...

Sweet little image! And the bkgd paper is perfect! I wish I had some of it!

Mary(OhioMary) said...

Oh he is the right shade of chocolate and looks good enough to eat...did I say that out loud? Any way this card is simply yummy. I think you must have a magic wand to crank out as many wonderful cards as you do.

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