Another Penguin with Prezzie!

Yes, I made another birthday card with same image from Whimsy Stamps, Penguin Prezzie.

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This time I colored the image using my Prismacolor pencils.

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After coloring him up, I used the Large Stitched Oval from Lawn Fawn.  I knew I wanted to put some color behind the kraft paper and wanted a bit more to show.  I couldn’t find the right paper, so I created my own background paper by taping off some stripes and using Gina K Powder Blue ink to create my stripes.

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After mounting my image, I decided to just stamp the greeting on the card since I was mailing it.  I used the “Happy Birthday” from the Simon Says Stamp set Big Numbers.  I stamped it in Versa Fine Majestic Blue ink.  I used my Misti to line up the stamp where I wanted it.  I’m glad I did as the first time I stamped it, not all of the letters came out.  So, I stamped it a second time to get really good coverage on all of the letters.

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I added some Dazzling Blue and White Nuvo drops and the card was ready to mail.

Thanks for stopping by!  Happy Crafting!

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Prismacolors:  Black, Cool Grey 90%, Cool Grey 70%, Cool Grey 30%, Cool Grey 10%, White; Cerulean Blue, Sienna Brown, Poppy Red, Pale Vermillion, Orange, Sunburst Yellow; Canary Yellow, White; Peacock Green, Slate Grey, Light Aqua, Muted Turquoise, Grey Green Light; Indanthrone Blue, Electric Blue, Blue Violet Lake, Caribbean Sea, Powder Blue; Pink, Pink Rose, Clay Rose

About Nancee56

I have been a crafter for many years. Knitting, crocheting, and paper crafting are my passion. I love to make handmade gifts and cards and spread a little cheer. I work full time outside of my home but enjoy creating in my spare time.

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