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April 19, 2011

A Recipe for Adorable

The challenge at Meljen's Designs this week is a recipe challenge.  The recipe is 3 colors, 2 papers, and one bow.  The challenge at Wee Memories this week is All Things Adorable.  So easy to combine these two challenges because I think Meljen's Designs images are so adorable!!



This week I decided to use the image Lovey Pup that I won in a recent blog hop.  You can find him in the Whimsy Stamps store.  I have had him printed for a while but decided to color him using my new favorite technique, colored pencils blended with baby oil.  I thought I was in love with the alcohol ink markers, but I feel like I have much more control over where the color goes with the colored pencils.  For the recipe, I used red, creamy caramel, and baby blue as my colors.  The papers I have had forever just waiting for the perfect card.  I added a little faux stitching with a fine Sharpie and a tiny rhinestone for the tag on his collar.

Card measures 5.5" x 4.25"



4 comments:

  1. Oh my gosh - this is so sweet! I love the papers with this sweet Meljen pup!!! Love the pop of blue with your ribbon too - thanks for joining us at Meljen's Design this week for our recipe challenge!
    Hugs,
    M

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  2. Rae Ann, This is adorable! I love the papers you used.


    Thank you for joining our recipe challenge at Meljen’s Designs.

    --Cheryl--

    **Check out my Meljen’s Designs blog candy!**

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  3. The title of this post is dead on! A recipe for adorable indeed! Thanks for joining us at Wee Memories!

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  4. Congratulations on being picked as one of our TOP FIVE FAVORITES (AGAIN!) this week at Meljen's Designs! Thanks for playing along and I look forward to seeing you next week!

    Blessings,
    Nicole
    MD DTC

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