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Sunday, July 25, 2010

A couple of challenges

Good morning!  I hope you're all having a fun weekend.  We went to a birthday party for 2 of my nieces and my mom last night.  It was a lot of fun capped off with fireworks. 

This morning I'm going to share a couple of challenge cards I finally got finished. 

This first one is for the challenge at Michelle Perkett.  It is a color challenge (kraft, real red, cotton candy pink and white) with butterflies.  I used Michelle's Butterfly Fairy for this one.  I colored the image with Marvy markers.  The DP is Stampin Up.  The pearls are from my stash.  I used my SU butterfly punch for the butterfly in the corner.

Here's a closer look at the image.

Here you can see the 3D effect of the butterfly.

This card is for this weeks challenge at The Burtonesqe Dolls.  The theme is The Nightmare Before Christmas in July.  I used the Wishing Star Angel image from Michelle Perkett.  I colored the image with Marvy markers.  The cs and ribbon are from my stash.  I embossed the black cs with my Cuttlebug snowflake folder.  I used my stardust gel pen on the neck and sleves of the dress and the wings.

Here's a closer look at the image.

Well, thanks for looking.  Have a great day.

~Rhonda

6 comments:

Michelle said...

OMG, Rhonda, these are awesome!! I love your Butterfly fairy card and just love her pink dress and your gorgeous butterfly with the pearls!! And your Wishing Star Angel is so beautifully colored and I love her black dress and her hair! So dramatic!! And the candy corn paper is so cute!! Thank you for both of your lovely entries this week, Rhonda!!:)

ileana said...

Hi Rhonda! both of them are gorgeous! love the papers you used on the first one and how you colored the image, so beautiful!! thank you for playing with us this week!
And the angel is awesome! I never thought to turn it into a halloween card!! so clever of you!! andother great idea to save on my notebook :-)
lots of hugs!!

suzARTe said...

these cards are just GORGEOUS, I love the colouring and the beatiful images. THANKS AGAIN Rhonda for your comments you post on my blog I realy appreciate every visit you make.

Pattie G said...

Rhonda, I just love both of these cards!

Hugs
Pattie

patslittlecorneroftheworld said...

Rhonda,
Wow great cards....I love the card with the butterfly..so pretty...the glitter on the other one makes it stand out so nice.....Great cards

grandmalee said...

Great job on these beauties Rhinda! How fitting to use the Butterfly Fairy for this challenge! Love the butterfly & the papers you used to punch it with! You picked the same image I wanted to use on the Burtonesque Dolls! I love your colors & that ribbon is awesome!