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Wednesday, July 1, 2009

My "Digital Delights" "EAC" + "DTC" Summer Time Frog Challenge Card

Hello All!
Hope you are staying cool!
Today's card is made with one of my good friend Wendy's digi stamps.
She has just started a new challenge blog called Delightful Sketches and this is my entry for this week's sketch. This little guy was from her digi site Digital Delights. He is one of her Freebie Friday digis. You should check it out. Every Friday she posts a new freebie!



I took the image copied it, flipped it upside down and mirrored it so it looks like he is looking at his reflection. That is one of the cool things about digis...you can manipulate them for your own effects!
I have used a hodge podge of papers. Most of them from my scrap pile but, the cool ice cream paper is "Imaginisce- Summer Cool-Chocolate Double Dip". The card body is my fav...Bazzill Swiss Dots.
I have used lots of Stickles and Crystal Effects on this little guy so he really shines! Isn't he summery in his shinny polka -dot floaty? I found some really neat polka- dotted ribbons to match.



Here is the sketch Wendy wants us to use for this challenge.
You should join us in this week's challenge. The prize is 3 didgis of your choice from her shop and a chance to be a guest DT!


I am also entering this card in the "Everybody-Art-Challenge" and the Digital Tuesday Challenge where thier themes for this week are "Summertime". I think this card fits nicely don't you?

Here are some more pictures to check out. I never seem to know when to stop clicking that darn camera! LOL!
Remember, you can click on any image to see it enlarged for better detail.




I thank you so much for dropping by! Please be a sweetie and leave me a comment so I know you were here!

29 comments:

Wendy said...

I luuuuuuuuv it True, just fabby as always. Thanks so much for joing in our very first Delightful Sketches challenge too!!

Dianne said...

Oh, True you are making such beautiful cards!! I love the way you mirrored him.

Jenni said...

Cute card and so summery!
Jenni x

Kim Y. said...

Really cute, True! I have been meaning to join that challenge but haven't gotten around to it. I'll look into it again. Thanks!

Splendid Things said...

Well, I've officially lost the challenge! Ha, Ha!!!! True, this is so, so cute! I love it! I love looking at your work and learning from you! Very nice job! Jeanette

Nancy ~ Inkcicles said...

Simply amazing!
:-)

Martha said...

its amazing!!
love what you did

Sue a/k/a MOUSEMOM40 said...

What a gorgeous card Trudy! I haven't tried digi stamps yet but I think I'm going to have to! I just love the way you color your images - very pretty!
Sue:o)

Iris said...

Wow your card is sooooo amazing, absolute brilliant art work, love all the details.

Thanks for joining in our challenge.

Hugs
iris
EAC-Team

Fern said...

True this fabulous!
I love the bright and summery colours you've used and the little frog is adorable too.

Fern xx

Desire Fourie said...

Just gorgeous True, inside and out. Love the froggie's shadow and the sentiment. Hugs from Desire

Michele said...

Gorgeous card True. Love the image you've used and the beautiful colouring also. Hugs Michele x

anusch said...

Cute card.
Thanks for joining in our challenge.
Doreen
EAC-Team

Kati said...

wow - what a fantastic card - love the colors an the sewing.
hugs
mamapia

Juls said...

love this card so much I dont know where to start. I love frogs! and the bright vibrant colours are just fab!

tina46 said...

wonderful card !!!sweet image !!thanks for joining in our challenge.
hugs tina46
eac-team

Anjou Krelovich said...

What a great summer card! Thanks for joining DTC!

Paula said...

Wow, just...WOW! Love the coloring and the details are just fantastic...I'm in awe of your talent!

I'm so glad you were able to join us this week at the Digital Tuesday Challenge!

Pleasantly,

Paula

Nixe07 said...

Such a gorgeous card! Love everything about it. Thanks for joining in our challenge at EAC.
Hugs
Moni

Tracey said...

Fantastic card& what a great idea to flip the image for the refection :-)

Have a good weekend.

Hugs
Tracey
x

scrapperjulia said...

This is a gorgeous card! I love all of the little details you put into this, the stitching, mirroring the frog, the crystal effects...great card!

crafty_pieces said...

Hi True! This is really cute. I love how you did the water ripple effect! It's just perfect!

:)Chelsea

LuLu said...

Wow this is absolutely fab - love everything about it & must remember to try that mirroring trick. Have to ask . . . how do you get your stitching to be so neat? Mine goes all over the place . . . hint, hint . . . a tutorial on "The Next Level" ! ! !

Lou
x

Emma said...

Wow stunning card, love the image and papers.
Thanks for joining us at DTC and good luck.
Emma x

Beth said...

Oh my gosh, these are soooo cute. I love the colors and the little frog is just adorable..nice work (as always) :)

Alysabeth said...

WOW great card thanx for playing with us:o)

Kelly said...

Love the reflection on the frog! Thanks for playing along with us in our first challenge at Delightful Sketches.

Debbie said...

I am so gald I did the Simon Says challenge because it gave me a chance to visit your blog.. This is just adorable, as is all you other work..hope you don't mind but I just added you to my list so that I can follow along..

Cindy said...

I'm back, True! I was looking through your cards again and the coloring on this one stopped me short! I thought I had commented before, but looks like I missed the publish button.

Your coloring is awesome! When I grow up I want to color just like you!