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SISC32: Think Pink! and Day 21 of 31 Days of Halloween

Sooo…I accidentally posted this yesterday… My days are all mixed up! I apologize!!! I feel terrible about it! When I realized my mistake, I took it down. So here it is…on THURSDAY…like it was supposed to be!

Yay! It’s Thursday again! That means it’s time for another StampInsanity Challenge. This week it’s Ward Two’s turn to play along (check out both Wards posted on my sidebar), and that means I’m in! This week’s challenge is in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness…Beth wants us (and you!) to “Think Pink!”

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Of course, I used an image from this very special set. The proceeds for the sale of this set go to the Susan G. Komen fund.

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The colors are much more vibrant in person.  I colored Katie with my colored pencils and then used scraps to make the rest of the card. I wrote “Think Pink” on one side using a few different pens.

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I love this image. It is full of strength and hope. I used this image to make a card for my neighbor who just lost her Mom to cancer. She loves the card. I pop dotted Katie so that she really stands out too. Please check out the rest of Ward 2’s Groovy Gurlz!

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Here’s my 31 Days of Halloween project…also featuring an image from StampInsanity!

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This is Lilith. She’s from the new Devil Dolls collection…which has quickly become a favorite of mine! Isn’t she awesome???

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I LOVE her eyes…and her wee fangs. She’s so mysterious…I want to be Lilith! I really like how her coloring came out. It’s soft and almost foggy…like she’s an apparition.

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The “Wicked” comes from Smeared Ink. And did you notice the tiny spiders on the gray cardstock? Even though I hate spiders…these guys are cool. I love that paper!

You will see me use the images from this collection a LOT!!! Because they are all fabulous! Please be sure to visit the rest of the Wicked Bloggers…posted on my sidebar. Have an inspiring day!

Comments

DonnaMundinger said…
Beautiful "pink" card, Alison, and I adore Lilith! Think I'll make a card with her myself today. You've colored her fabulously! xxD
ldfdesign said…
the coloring on lilth is awesome! you did a wonderful job!!!
Alex said…
I think both cards are wonderful. I am so sorry for your neighbor, thank you for thinking of her.

This doll is my fav of the collection. I have yet to see her look anything be FABULOUS!
Lynette said…
Day-ja-vue, LOL,

the Devil dolls are so cute and love the colors and spider paper you used.

Fabulous Cards!
Great card! Love how you tore the paper and the sentiment is perfect!
Danielle said…
Love your "pink" card! And your 'Wicked" card is totally wicked!
Sugar said…
I love them both!! lilith is my fav too!! shes sexy!!
SuzieQ said…
She is adorable, in a very wicked way of course ;) Great job!
Jane said…
Fantastic card love the image
Luv Jane xxx
Both cards are fab. The think pink is for such a good cause as well. Lilith is gorgeous coloured like this ... very ethereal. Love the spiders
Helen x
Stitchinwitch said…
beautiful think pink card.

Love the background papers for Lilith and the colouring of her
Beth said…
Awesome either day! Your cards are amazing and masterful as usual! You are totally unique and I love your work! Both of these are freaking fabulous! :)
Steph said…
Both your cards are fab! Love those little spiders too!
KC said…
both are great cards! I love how spooky lilith looks!
Kelli said…
As it states, Wicked, I would like to add though that I think both are Wicked SWEET!!!

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