Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Let's Go Shopping!

Not only is December a big month for Christmas present shopping, it's also my daughter's birthday month.  I give her cash to get something special.  This year I used a wax envelope as the money holder.

The envelope just happened to be the perfect size for DCWV 4x6" cardstock which I slipped inside for a subtle background.  I added another strip of matching cardstock to the outside as a "sidewalk" for Sandy.  I used Copic markers, choosing colors to coordinate with the DCWV design.  (Her hair and eye color and  her outfit are supposed to look like me and what I wear.)  I added silver Wink of Stella for the jewelry. I highlighted the corners of her glasses and the Stampin' Up circle punch with Sakura black glaze pen for raised dots. You can't tell from this angle, but the shoppng bags and "Just for You" circle are adhered with pop dots for added dimension. Ribbon and gems are from my stash.

Shopping Sandy is a new release from Imagine That! digis by Kris.  Head over to the Creative Playground site for more design team inspiration and special pricing!

Entering These Challenges:

Alphabet Challenge:  R is for Recipe  Use at least 3:  I used sentiment, ribbon, digi, punch  #96 x

Crafty Friends Challenge #44 For Someone Special I'm #32    (2nd entry)x
Craft  Your Passion #337 Always Anything Goes #91 x
Creatalicious Challenge #102 Anything Goes with optional anything but a card #52 x
Tuesday Throwdown Challenge #319 It's All About Words #6 x

The Crafters Cafe #140 Use Black, Yellow, Green and Purple #7


Helen said...

Great card - thanks for joining us at the Alphabet Challenge.

Helen x

Catie Cuddles said...

Cute idea.
Thanks for joining us at Craft your passion challenges.
Happy Crafting! Catherine X DT

Gale said...

Lovely card. Thanks for joining us at The Crafter's Cafe and we hope to see you again real soon. Hug, Gale DT

Kim said...

Love the image and all the sentiments. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown.

Diane Louise J said...

Hello Helene... it’s so nice to see you have joined us again with another one of your fabulous projects. Super image and great colouring. I like the added touch of the bows. Thank you for sharing your gift bag with us at Crafty Friends... Good luck in the draw and we hope you will come back again soon.
[Diane Louise, Team Leader for Crafty Friends Challenge Blog]

Melanie said...

A wonderful card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "anything goes with optional anything but a card” challenge over at Creatalicious & good luck in the draw.
Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

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