Thursday, August 4, 2016

Flamingo fun




So, I usually google photos of an animal before I color it.  Glad I did with this flamingo -- I was surprised to learned they are darker on the belly and the back/wings area is often whitish.
This is just a fun little bird-day card  featuring a flamingo image from I Heart Stamps. You'll note it is a very fashion-conscious flamingo wearing a stylish polka-dot scarf (thanks to the fine point end of a brush-tip marker). The sequins make it quite festive, eh?

This card is for these challenges:
I Heart Stamps Sketch 160
Simon Says Stamp Monday -- celebrate
Double D Challenge -- I love Polka Dots
Little Tangles #71 -- sequins
Word Art Wednesday -- Anything Goes
Craftyhazelnut's patterned paper Challenge -- use Patterned paper

9 comments:

  1. OMG how cute and great use of polka dots! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Polka Dots’ challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop in for a visit!

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  2. Haha...I love this cute, cute card, made me laugh as soon as I saw it...super cute! Thank you for joining our challenge at Double D!
    Diane DD DT

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  3. A really fun card and I love that sentiment. Barbxx

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  4. Very cool and yes, very stylish! I was always confused as to why 'flamingo pink' was so orangey. Um... because flamingoes are. Well, then.

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  5. Oh, this is too cute! Thanks for joining us at Little Tangles!

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  6. Love this one! SO fun, fab papers and I love that flamingo!

    Great card and thank you for playing along with us at FTHS!! Hope to see you join our newest challenge!

    Hugs,
    Kelly

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  7. Wonderful card! Thanks for entering I {heart} card sketches with a tWist - hope to see you again next time!

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  8. This is lovely. Great take on the sketch and such pretty soft colors.

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  9. A lovely card. Thank you for sharing with us at Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper. Rebecca x

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