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November Bombshell Stamps Hump Day Hop

Hello! Welcome to the latest Bombshell Stamps Hump Day Hop! I kept it pretty simple this month with the theme, and issued a Color Challenge. I love doing these. Here’s the beautiful palette I chose from Design Seeds.

Autumn Breeze

I asked for everyone to use at least 3 of the colors shown above, trying to keep it as close to the original palette as possible.  Here’s what I created.

My blue is a bit off, but the rest of the colors are pretty close. I used the new Peek-A-Boo Geisha with the koi umbrella.  This is such a sexy image.

Here’s a close up of my coloring. I used my watercolor markers on everything but her skin. For that I used Copics. You'll note that I also broke out the Crafter’s Workshop stencil again, to add some oomph to my background. Are ya sick of seeing it yet? ;)

It’s really hard to see, but my sentiment (pre-printed) says “head over heels” which I thought was pretty darn perfect for this image.

I’d like to give an shout out to Sparkly Mary…it’s her Birthday today! Happy Birthday, Bombshell! Hope your day is amazing!

So since I’m only the 2nd person on the hop list, you still have a lot more to go! The full hop list is below. Tomorrow I’ll be back with another new image from Simply Betty Stamps and a new Desert Island Crafter’s Challenge! Thanks so much for stopping by. Have an inspiring day!

Bombshell Blog: http://bombshellstamps.blogspot.com/
Alison: http://alisonsrandomthoughts.blogspot.com (me!)
Laura: http://craftylittlewoman.blogspot.com/
Mary G.: blog: http://www.mystampinhide-away.blogspot.com
Torrey: http://left-field-studio.blogspot.com/
Cheryl: http://inktrap.blogspot.com
Stempelintje: http://stempelientje.blogspot.com/
Kelli: http://www.cajunstampingqueen.blogspot.com
Alaine: http://missalaineousmosaics.blogspot.com/
Glittery Katie: http://ferrishyn-frontier.blogspot.com/
Celina Anthony: http://poniesandcrafts.blogspot.com
Paula: http://heyheypaula-heyheypaula.blogspot.com/
Milo: http://milolilja.net
Sparkly Mary (The Birthday Girl!): http://sparkly-train.blogspot.com/
Alex: http://paperandstring.blogspot.com/
Kathi: http://kathstales.blogspot.com

Comments

Torrey said…
Alison, you and I are muy sympatico I see! GMTA (great minds think alike)!!! I love this card. What is the border along the left edge??? It's gorgeous. Thank you for an awesome challenge!
GORGEOUS Alison!!!! These colors couldn't have been more perfect for this card. BTW- soooooooooooo sick of the template, I got one myself, LOL! :)
Well, thank you for the Birthday shout.

Now for that card, the sentiment is just sooo perfect and I have been dying to see this image colored up with the koi umbrella. She is gorgeous.
Hey Hey Paula said…
WOW! I love your card & that sentiment is so perfect. I might have to "borrow" it sometime.Great job on the challenge.
She is absolutely gorgeous and your sentiment is perfect!!! I love the colors that used and your coloring is wonderful as always!!! Have a wonderful day!!!
Kathi said…
Wonderful card with great coloring and design. I am so happy to see the koi umbrella Geisha! You've inspired me!
Laura B said…
Gorgeous! I love the way you colored her parasol! And I'm a huge fan of the torn edges.:)
Mary G. said…
LOVE it, Alison! You did a great job with the color combination! Thanks for this fun challenge!
happyscrapper said…
You did a great job on you cards and the colors for it.
Alaine said…
I really love how you have the swirls on the side and the tear at the bottom that kind of mimics the swirls.

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