January 6, 2013

Cute Couple

Don't these two owls, 40-188 Guess Hoo from Penny Black's newest release, make the cutest couple?
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To create this card I began by inking the background with Distress Ink (Peeled Paint, Wild Honey, Worn Lipstick, and Evergreen Bough).  Next I stamped the branch and leaves (Penny Black) using VersaFine and Memento Ink.  The owls were stamped using ColorBox Chalk Ink (Pink Pastel and Deep Lagoon).  Once dry, I added additional shading with Faber-Castell Art GRIP Color Pencils.  The owls were then cut out and added to a swing cut from inked cardstock.

Hope your day is filled with LOVE. :)
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4 comments :

Dawn Turley said...

Super cute owls Jill. Lovely colours

Elizabeth Allan said...

Wonderful idea to create a swing for these cuties!

Becky said...

What a fabulously cute card..

Design Team [MHC] said...

Hi Jill, I'm Sarah from Making-Handmade-Cards.com.

Tis absolutely gorgeous card! And the owls, they are stunningly cute! Well coloured 'painting' on the background - I super love it~

By the way, I was wondering if you got our email about our Design Team invitation? It would be fabulous to have you in our team - we would love to see more of your creativity being unleashed with our eKits! Please do let me know, ok?