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January 25, 2010

Squigglefly-RAKcoon

Today is the new Squigglefly challenge with Kim's team and she her challenge is to create a Summer card! Perfect for this gloomy, dreary day!!!


It was fun to see some flowers for a change! I used Prisma pencils and markers to color this sweet little RAKcoon from Squigglefly! The DP is textured from Colobok, found a bunch of it! yay!

I hope you have a chance to play along with us @ the Squigglefly challenge this week with a fun summer card. If you don't have a SF image pop over to the store Squigglefly.com and check 'em out....there are FREEbies available along with 99 cent bin, the last chance bin, etc.....very affordable digis!!!

Here are the challenges...
Squigglefly monday chall~create a summer project.
Tellen's Place~sketch....though I veered a bit.
TreeHouse Stamps~get well.
Pile It On~warm wishes.
Raise the Bar~ use a RAK....I rec'd this lovely digi from Vicki, thank you Vicki!!!!

That's it for tonight, I'll be off to catch up on my visiting! I'm anxious to see what everyone has done over the weekend!
Blessings!!!


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30 comments:

Andrea M said...

Maria - this is just the absolute sweetest image! He's so stinkin' cute :) I'll have to check this place out! Your card is lovely - such soft colors and I love the subtle sentiment in the top corner. Beautifully executed :) Thanks for playing along with us over at pile it on! Great job!

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

wow maria! this is beautiful. for a second i thought it was a photo! fabulous!

hugs :)

Holly said...

Fabulous card Maria! I love the colors of the blue and yellow together. That paper is really special!

Craftyanny said...

Wow Maria, stunning card. Your colouring is perfect!!!
Anne x

~Just me again~ said...

Awww thats adorable!

Audrey said...

I just love this adorable card! That image is so cute! Great coloring too. Thanks for joining us at Pile It On!

Crystal said...

AWW Maria this is sooo super sweet, what a darling image!!!! GREAT card girl!!! hugs!

Deb Neerman said...

This image is tooooo stinkin' cute! Your coloring is nothing sort of amazing ... and it looks so real!

Love the ribbon treatment, too ... very unique!

Michelle B said...

Maria, this is such a cute card. That raccoon is adorable! I love what you did with the skecth! Thanks for joining us this week at Tellen's Place.

Hugs,
Michelle B.

Michelle B said...

Maria, this is such a cute card. That raccoon is adorable! I love what you did with the skecth! Thanks for joining us this week at Tellen's Place.

Hugs,
Michelle B.

~*Joni said...

Maria this RAKcoon is sooo cute! What a wonderful card, that details are just perfect with your two tones of ribbon. Your coloring is so wonderful, thank you so much for the smile and joining us at Raise The Bar this week!

Joan said...

You've done an incredible job colouring this little raccoon. He is just so cute.

Chrissy D said...

Such a SWEET card - Love this image and your card, Maria!

Allison said...

You did such a good job coloring him...I would have turned him into a blob...ha ha!

Davi said...

This is sooo cute and your coloring is amazing!!

maxine said...

This is a lovely card Maria

Avril Ann said...

Maria, what a fun image, he is so cute, I love him, love how you have coloured the flowers too...good luck with all those challenges, Hope you are well. Hugs Avril xxxx

chercroppin said...

Amazing coloring Maria! Gorgeous papers, border...it's really lovely : )

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

Super card, Maria! That DP is simply gorgeous and the image is delightful - made me smile! Wonderful to see you joining in the fun at Pile it On this week!

Hugs,
Linda

Terry Oulboub said...

Maria, what an incredible job you did with the raccoon - it is absolutely amazing! You did a fabulous job with the sketch! Thanks for joining us over at Tellen's Place! ;D

Jessica G. said...

Adorable raccoon image and the soft DPs are so pretty and make a wonderful backdrop to this cutie!

Elena said...

Very beautiful card, Maria! I really love your idea with the ribbons!

Suzanne said...

Super cute! Definitely looks like a summer card to me. Though here in sunny FL the racoons are abundant year round and I even seem them in the daylight hours (and I'm not talking near dusk) TFS!

CraftyC said...

Beautiful card Maria, love the image!
Clairexx

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

Oh Maria, my friend, this is totally adorable!!! How cute is this RAKcoon and your coloring is PERFECT!! Great job lady!! Thanks so much for joining us at Raise The Bar. We do hope you'll come back again next week for more fun!!

Fink said...

Great job with the sketch! I like how you altered it a bit. Thanks for joining us at Tellens place

Beth said...

OMG Maria this is so cute and that image is so sweet love your card.

Tanja said...

Beautiful card, great image!

Great list of combined challenges!

Thanks for joining us at PIO!

Hugs Tanja
(PIO DT)

Scrubbybubbles(sue) said...

WOW!!! I love this!! he looks so REAL!

Kathy said...

Aww..this is totally adorable. Love how you colored this image and your card design is wonderful too. Have a great weekend.