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Sunday, April 14, 2013

Life's Special Moments


It's time for another Corrosive Challenges challenge.  This fortnight it is all about life's special moments.  Our sponsor is the amazing A Day for Daisies.  When choosing my image from ADFD, I found this clown.  It reminded me of the harlequin clowns my brother used to collect when he was in his teens and twenties.

I colored the image with Copics.  I drew the diamonds on his pants to make them a little more like the ones I remember my brother having.  Next, I cut him out and popped him up with SU dimensionals.  For the background, I sprayed some cardstock with walnut spray.  Then I stenciled some modeling paste I colored with ink on top.  It didn't quite come out the way I planned but I like it.  Someday I will learn not to wait until the last minute to do my project.  The circles and the ovals were done using EK Success punches.

Please head over to Corrosive Challenges and check out what the rest of the design team has created for your inspiration.  Thanks so much for stopping by.

Challenges entered:

Card Mania #18 - Punches and/or die cuts
Forever Friends #59 - Diecuts/punches
Bearly-Mine #81 - Anything goes
Celebrate the Occasion #107 - Clownin' around
Loves Rubberstamps #47 - Pop your image
Little Miss Muffet #58 - Anything goes
Sister Act #2 - Anything goes
Allsorts #202 - R for red and Rebecca
Paula Holifields Crafts - Anything goes
The Crafty Blog #10 - Anything goes

FTPD & NLG  

21 comments:

Rachel said...

What a beautifull card! Thank you for joining us at Forever Friends, hugs Rachel

Angel said...

Wow! Such a FUN and festive card! Great coloring! Thanks for playing with us at SACC!!

Regan said...

This came out so cool, Rebecca! Love the background! Fabulous coloring, as usual, and awesome job on the pants!
{hugs)
Regan

Robin said...

I love it! The pants and diamonds are fabulous. Love ya!

Adrian said...

Such a beautiful card! Thanks for playing @ CTO!

Nannieflash said...

Gorgeous card love your image and your colour choice. Thanks for joining us at Bearlymine, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxxx

Deb Ochs-LaGrone said...

Gorgeous! Love the bright colors. Wish I had seen this a week ago before I did a swap for April Fool's day. We needed to use a jester, "fool", etc. I had a tough time finding one I liked. This would have been perfect! TFS
~Deb~
CDAC DT Member
A Look Through My Eyes

Sylv said...

Fabulous card love the image and fab colours. Thank you for joining us for the Crafty Bloggers Network challenge.

Sylvia xx (DT)

Kym's Crafty Cards said...

What a gorgeous card you have made here. It fits our challenge this week well of “anything goes”. Thanks for taking part and good luck. Best wishes, Kym (Bearly Mine Challenge Blog Design Team)

Nat said...

What a beautiful bright card. Love your colouring and fab image. Thanks for joining in our first challenge at A Little Bit Crafty.
Natx

Lucianna Dilsaver said...

What beautifully bright colors you have on your image, what a fun card! Thank you for sharing your creation with us @ CTO for our "Clownin Around" Challenge :)

brendon said...

I love the colours harmony of this card :)

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

This is so super cute and I love the colors! Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

Evie said...

Fabulous card. Thanks for joining us at Card Mania Challenge. Hope to see you again for the next challenge.

DT. member
Evie

Paper Tails said...

Very pretty card! Such festive colors. Thanks for joining us at Forever Friends.

Karen

Shanna Shands said...

Love the bright colors. Thanks for playing with Loves Rubberstamps.

Helene E said...

what lovely colours! Thank you so much for joining us at Allsorts this week and good luck in the challenge.

PetraB said...

Brilliant image, love the colouring! Thank you for joining the Little Miss Muffett challenge.

Cathy Sheetz said...

Memories............ I was a clown for a summer back in '85.(a sad clown, I couldn't juggle - jiggle yes, juggle no) This is a gorgeous card and a fabulous harlequin - except for the heels on the shoes. I don't think harlequin's wore high heels. Aside from that one thing, this is just a fantastic card. LOVE LOVE LOVE IT! You have incredible talent.

Kim said...

Your creation is beautiful! Thank you for joining us over at the Sister Act Card Challenge! Hugs Kim

Tracy said...

Thanks for joining Allsorts challenge with this great entry, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x