Thursday, April 8, 2010

Paperplay - "Happy Shiny People"


This week's Paperplay Challenge is set by Julie.  It is to use a "person" stamp/image, but it must have gloss, shimmer or sparkle on it. This week's challenge is sponsored by Simon Says Stamp.  So to be in with a chance to win $15 store credit from this wonderful Company be sure to take part in the challenge this week.
I incorporated the "sparkle" in the gems on the top of the crown cardbase.  I also added glossy accents to his boots after I took the photo - will try and upload a fresh one later today.  I used the digital image - Prince Ian from The Greeting Farm, I found a crown template online, cut out on cardstock, used some machine stitching to adhere two bands of red cardstock to the crown.  Coloured Ian with copics, and used a strip of acetate to have him dangling in front of the card.  The sentiment is printed using a font called CK Newsclips.  A freebie font available here.

Thanks so much for stopping by and I hope you will play along with Paperplay this week.

9 comments:

Alice Wertz said...

this is so fun! love the crown shape and your coloring on Ian! so cute!

moccavanila said...

Love your shape card,Deidre! Cute Prince Ian!

Juls said...

such a fab project!! Love it!! Hugs Juls

Julie M said...

Fab card, Deirdre - I just love your clean, graphic style. Love the dangly idea with the acetate - hope Ian doesn't get motion sickness!!!! Great font too.

And congrats on getting through to the next round of the Royal Battle - fingers crossed!!

Hope you enjoyed my challenge!

Julie xxx

CinnamonSally said...

Great card Deirdre, love the crown card and the Dangly Prince. So cute.

Agata said...

So cute! Love that crown!

Evonne said...

Deirdre, I love this card. The colours are great, and I love the use of the acetate springy thingy!! You are a complete pro with the copics too!

Mandy said...

Love your card Deirdre, great design and your acetate spring thing is fab
hugs Mandy xx

Tiffany said...

Ooh, this is soo cute, love the vibrant reds and that sentiment is truly unique, haven't seen one like that before!

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