Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Expecting a Package?


Here's a fun Kraftin' Kimmie card for this week's CPS sketch #211.  This is Caroline!  Isn't she a darlin'?!  Such a fun, punny sentiment, too, especially for us stampers who always seem to be stalkin' the mail man or Mr. Brown!

I paper-pieced her apparel, trimming it so that it looks long-sleeved and layered.  I shaded the robe, and then colored and shaded the gown "underneath" with Copic markers.  Such a fun image to color, really great for practicing skin tones and hair.  She makes me laugh as I remember looking just like this right before I had Matthew, who weighed 10 lb 4 oz at birth!

Notes:
Kraftin' Kimmie's Caroline
Basic Grey Hopscotch designer paper
Memento ink
Copic markers
American Crafts ribbon

I hope you'll play along with this week's sketch so you will have a chance at the prize Kraftin' Kimmie is providing!

6 comments:

  1. Love that image and the paper-piecing with the shading.
    Also...may I say...ouch? ;)

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  2. You did a fantastic job on this Deb! The image is adorable and I love the baby bottles along the bottom.

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  3. very cute! great colors.

    Diane

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  4. So fun & cute!! What a darling project!

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  5. So darling, Deb! Oh my gosh - YOU had a ten-plus pound baby??? How did you do that?? :)

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