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Sunday, February 14, 2010

3 challenges in one card - Introducing Oli Owl




A really good day today, well kind of, the kids are still full of naughtyness must be about to be very ill that is usually the reason. I however managed to find time to hit the sketchbook and perfect my third digital doodle. I have done two others but they are part of some DT work so I will not be able to share as yet. I am doing this for fun but if there is any interest who knows where it could go.

This little owl is called Oli (short for Oliver or Olivia) I have used it on this card for three challenges.

Firstly I resized Oli and printed off twice as I wanted to add dimension to the image. I coloured in Oli with promarkers and sakura stardust pen. I layered the feathers and the wings twice. I added some gems to the swirls on Oli.

I created a flower using some stamps and inks and promarker pen. I then layered them to make a flower to which I added my embellishments of a bow, button and roses. I used some MME freebie paper and some ribbon from the stash. I used a border punch and a flourish stamp to create the panel upon which Oli and the flower are sitting. I stamped the letters and cut them out as tiles to add a sweet sentiment.

Please let me know what you think of Oli x

Simon Says Stamp - What's love got to do with?
Daring Cardmakers - have a heart
Totally Papercrafts - Buttons and bows

9 comments:

Crafty Chris said...

Hi
He is a gorgeous owl love the card he sits very nicely on it lovely colours.
Chris x

Lorraine A said...

Oh WOW !! This is just gorgeous Pascale :-) I love this owl ,, such a cute image :-) Beautiful papers and the colours you used are lovely :-)

thanks for joining the Simon Says Stamp Love Challenge :-)
Luv
Lols and the DT :-) x x

Lynda said...

He's really lovely Pascale - can't wait to see your others! Fab card and I love the flower made from hearts. Thanks for joining in with DCM this week.

Love Lynda xxx

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Pascale,
This is a gorgeous card. I love the owl and the colours are great.
Hugs,
Fiona x

Anne said...

Pascale!!!!!! That's brilliant!! Your owl is wonderful!!! You clever gal - he/she looks fab on your cards! Wow! xx

Sue said...

Hi Hun
wow look at you doing your own images,brill stuff, Fabby card hun great layout, luv the embelies.
Thank you for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week, hope to see you next week, sue,x

Lythan said...

How clever are you Pascale. Oli is great and makes for a wonderful card! Thanks for sharing the love with DCM this week :)

Emma said...

Gorgeous image and card Pascale... such gorgeous colours and details.
Hugs Emma x

Craftyanny said...

Gorgeous image, such gorgeous colours and details.
Thanks for playing along with Totally Papercrafts
Anne x