Monday, May 2, 2011

Mo's DP2 Challenge #80 --- Pink and Girlie!

The challenge at Mo Manning's DP2 this week is "Pink and Girlie".  Mo has so many adorable little girl images and coloring them in pink comes so naturally to me, I guess because pink was my favorite color when I was a little girl.  For my card I used the image "Cupcake Princess Violet", one of Mo's latest creations that can be found here.

I used only one sheet of dp, a double-sided selection from the new Susan Winget stack at K & Company. There are so many gorgeous sheets in this collection.  The image is cut with the Nesties circle die and is placed on a pink vellum die cut using the new Beaded Circles Nesties.  The large flower made up of a pink silk daisy, a paper flower, and a small flower cut from the dp.  I punched three more small flowers from the dp and added my favorite leaves by MS punch.  The border punch is also a new MS punch around and is so pretty!

The image is colored with Copics.  This just might be a birthday card for my mom later this month. As I mentioned, I loved pink as a little girl, especially in frilly dresses.  I also had long blonde hair and loved to decorate cupcakes.

The inside is finished and ready for a hand written note or a stamped sentiment.  There is a piece of the pink vellum over the dp along with the border punch and a strip of the dp at the top.

Thank you for stopping by today. It is the beginning of a glorious week leading up to Mother's Day and I have plans to spend some travel plans with my mom over the weekend.  We've always loved our road trips. 

Be sure to travel over to the DP2 Challenge to seem the amazing pink projects by the DT. 

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12 comments:

Carmen O. said...

Oh what a Gorgeous card Barb! Love the pretty paper, adorable image and all the lovely detail. I love that border punch!! I bet your mom will love receiving this awesome creation. :)

Pat said...

Hi Barb...gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous!! I love this new image from Mo Manning...and you've colored her beautifully! Your DPs are the perfect backdrop for this little sweetheart!! I'm so tickled that you've joined us this week at Mo's!! Hugs. Pat Frank

Joan Ervin said...

This is such an adorable image, Barb, and your coloring is outstanding!!!! I'm lovin all the pink, too!!!!

Cathy said...

Barb, what an awesome, beautifully colored card!!! Love this image, dont tell but I haven't colored her yet gasp!!! Your card is beautiful and your inside is beautiful too. Your embellishments are perfect as always. Thanks for playing the Mo's Digital Pencil Challenge we are always so happy to have you join us !!!

Rose Petal said...

Hello Barb. Such a fabulous creation. Love the cute image. Your papers and design are just perfect. Absolutely adorable. Happy crafting.
With love, Sandra xx

Lynette said...

Beautiful, Barb! So cool it has such special meaning, and will be perfect for your mom!

Flip-Flop Creations said...

Fabulous card! Love the vellum and all the froo froo embellishments. ~jeni :)

Elaine L. said...

This is just so pretty! I love the use of the vellum, and you've colored the image so nicely! Glad you shared it with us in Mo's Challenge.

Dorcas said...

Oh how BEAUTIFUL Barb!! Really love this! I’m so glad you could join us this week at Mo’s DP2!
Hugs,
Dorcas
Ps) If you haven’t already done so there’s still time to join in the fun with my “no strings attached” blog candy, open til May 13th.
Have a fabulous weekend!

Lisa said...

So cute! thanks for joining us at Mo's Digital Challenge!

DonnaMundinger said...

Oh so precious, Barb! LOVE the new image.. Her hair is so cute and flyaway. The vellum is a gorgeous touch. LOVE this! Enjoy your trip. xxD

Auntie Em said...

Your card is so sweet and I love the way you finished the inside.
Thanks for sharing! :)