Monday, June 4, 2012

Here comes the Sun!

Hey's House-Mouse Monday and things are heatin' up!!!  

Our challenge theme is "Here Come the Sun!"

Get all the details on the House-Mouse & Friends Monday Challenge Blog HERE. And as always...the design team made some SMOKIN' samples!

My friend America sent me this image to color. (THANK YOU GF!)  The sentiment is from an Our Craft Lounge stamp set called Sunshine Cheer.

Isn't it soooo CUTE!

I colored with Prismacolor pencils and OMS. Probably my favorite part was adding the glaze and glitter accents.  Gotta share it with you ZOOMED IN! likey Mikey!  Stuff on the inside too :)

Our challenge goes for 2 weeks. PLENTY of time to git-r-done!
Don't forget to share your creations with us on the House-Mouse & Friends Monday Blog
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Tracy said...

Hi Lori,
What a sun filled creation, this is fabulous and a great image you used.
Happy crafting
Mousey Hugs
Tracy x

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Lori :-) I almost used this image too ,, sooo cute and the sparkle and gloss are perfect :-)

Lols x x x

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

So cheerful and fun! They are enjoying that lemon I would say. Great coloring Lori.

Yvette said...

Cute image! Great coloring, love the "glitter" accents.

Bethany said...

I LOVE the glitter on this card! So super sweet! Have a nice day :)

Dot said...

Cute image and beautiful colours you have used for your sunny card. It makes me longing for hot summerdays! I love your glaze and glitter.
Enjoy your day.
Hugs Dorte.

Rica said...

Ooohher!!! My lips are all puckered from looking at those lemons!!!
Love the spotty papers, a great design and image - such a stunning colouring of the inside is perfect!!
Heather xx

Christine said...

Gorgeous fun filled cute creation Lori..fab colouring great design

smiles Christine x

downrightcrafty said...

such a cheerful card, love the die cut doily and the beautiful sentiment but the colouring and glitter on those lemons is fabulous
Hugs Kate xx

Runs with Scissors said...

I can almost feel a squirt of lemon coming my way. You really made that lemon is real. I'm glad you did the closeup.

Jennifer said...

Lori, your coloring is so fabulous and realistic. I think I can almost taste lemon juice and feel some of the refreshing juice! Perfectly darling card!


Savannah O'Gwynn said...

OHHH! AMAZING! I love that glittered detail! BEAUTIFULLY done:)

JD said...

So nicely done, really like how you added the glitter for bling...

Carol L said...

I can almost taste that fresh lemon juice now after seeing this adorable card! I love the die cut behind the image and that green twill looks great!

Sue from Oregon said...

Oh my...I got a lemon shiver when I saw your card. So real looking girl! So fun!

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really gorgeous, such a sweet image and I love the way you have highlighted the lemon