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Sunday, August 14, 2011

The Corrosive Challenge #129 - Sketch Time

Another Corrosive Challenge is upon us and it is SKETCH TIME!!! Janet's sketches are always great because they are simple enough to make a quick CAS card but also lend themselves to being dressed up too. I chose somewhere in-between, adding just a few embellishments so as not to draw attention away from my fabulous image!

Ah, my image.... What is her name and where did I get her, you ask? Well, she's called Skellington Betty, and she is a special limited release digi from this month's sponsor, Simply Betty Stamps! If you want to know how you can get her for FREE then you'll want to check out the SBS blog post here that has all the details! I, of course, made another Halloween card with the image! I am on a roll, and I have learned that there are others out there that love the holiday as much as I do! I used some Stampin' Up designer series papers from my stash, colored Ms Betty with Copics and Prismacolor Art Markers and added a few details to finish off the project. I am also entering this creation in the Anything Halloween challenge over at Simply Betty Challenges. The prize is a chance to win two as yet unreleased images and the opportunity to be part of the release day when they are! How cool is that?!?!

I was up way past my bedtime last night. Again. I must be nocturnal! lol I am going to keep this brief so I can rest a bit before I have a small man to attend to and more cards to make. Stay tuned this week for sneak peeks from Sassy Studio Designs , leading up to a new release on Saturday, among other things.

Thanks for stopping by and enjoy your day!

Card Supplies
Images: Skellington Betty (Simply Betty Stamps)
Ink: printer; Copics (E11, E21, E00, E02, E13, E15, E31, YG95, YG97, E25, E33, R20, r32, V06, W6, W8, W10); Prismacolor Art Markers (168, 203)
Paper: Rich Razzleberry, Cajun Craze, Old Olive, and Basic Black card stock (Stampin' Up); white card stock (Georgia Pacific); Wicked Fun designer series paper (Stampin' Up)
Accessories: Martha Stewart Iron Gate border punch (EK Success); antique silver Halloween embossed metal embellishments (Making Memories); Rich Razzleberry grosgrain ribbon (Stampin' Up); Charcoal baker's twine (The Twinery); black button (Making Memories); black rhinestone flourish (Recollections); floral embellishments (Recollections); glue dots; 3D dots


Lau W said...

Oh she's so cuuuute ! Love your card, very nice work !

Betty Boo! said...

Great card Regan! SKelington Betty looks awesome and I am so happy to see her already colored up and making her appearances here and there! WHooohoo!

I have prisma color markers and just can't get the hang of them like the Copics, but yu have done a marvelous job! I always stay up past my bed time and have a little one to attend to in the mornings too so I am with ya!

Have a great rest of the weekend and thank you again for a wonderful creation!


My Scrap Diary said...

Oh yay!!! You got the new Betty to play with. Isnt she just the cutest thing ever?!!?? I cut off my puppy and jack and transferred them to the inside of my card. And I too am on a Halloween card kick. I will be making several of those, one including my fave Lilith :)
Love your card! I really like the purple, green and black combo.
Jess M :)

Imke said...

REgan, your card is super cool. Skellington Betty looks aweseome and i love the machting DP and your color choice.

Linda Palmer said...

Regan, this is a darling image. I love this card with all the beautiful colors and beautiful coloring.

knitmachinequeen (KMQ) said...

Another great card! TFS

Linda said...

Regan, this is simply gorgeous.. Love the colors.. And your coloring is just perfect!! very lovely work!! Hugs, Linda

Katie said...

Hi Regan! Thanks so much for the link because I'm totally going to have to see what I have to do to get my hands on this image- she is so flippin' cute! (I'm so totally diggin' the high!) Such a cute card as always and I love how you colored her.

Thanks for the sweet comments on my blog :) I think I got that sentiment stamp in the 'Hot Spot' area of Archivers a few years back but I know they also have similar ones at Craft Warehouse.

Hope you get a little rest, I too seem to get my second wind at night...not good for sleeping but excellent for uninterrupted crafting :)
Hugs, Katie

Kate said...

Love this card, Especially the image so cute.


Kim Kelley said...

Hiya Regan! Love the the image..just went on SBS and bought. Your card is beautiful! HUGS

Lelia Pierce said...

What a stinking sweet card! I love it! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Simply Betty Challenges!


Unknown said...

Regan..I love your card. Great Image!! you did an awesome job coloring and love your take on the layout.

~Lady B~ said...

Gorgeous! I love all the details you've added with the MS punch and the bling! Darn. Now I have to go buy that punch! D'oh! Seriously, though...your card looks amazing! Thanks for playing with Simply Betty Challenges!

My Scrap Diary said...

Ok so I know I already commented but I just wanted to say Thanks for playing the Halloween challenge at Simply Betty Stamps :)
I hope you play along with our next challenge.
Jess M :)
Please visit me at My Scrap Diary

Scrappychick said...

Oh, wicked! Love her :) Thanks for playing along with us at SBS and good luck!!