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Beach Fun Lola Addams

It's time for another preview of the new Teen Scene Summer Fun collection from Simply B Stamps. This time, it's Lola Addams. She is always one of my favorite characters in the Teen Scene lineup to work with.

She doesn't look real happy to be out in the sun. In fact, check out what she said..." See you at dusk." Guess she's going into hiding so that her lovely ghost-like complexion doesn't get a bit of color from the sun! That little sentiment is from Smeared Ink and their Creepy lil Grumpies set. I will be entering this card in their Smudgy Antics "Anything Goes" challenge.

I colored Lola with my watercolor markers and my Copics. I really like the look of annoyance on her face! I make that face all the time. Hahaha!

I broke out my ole spiderweb punch from Martha Stewart, because Lola was practically begging for some webs. And I found a skully button in my stash that I also thought worked rather well here. Now it's time for you to visit the SBS Blog to see what the rest of the Design Team has done with this unhappy cutie. Thanks for stopping by. Have an inspiring day!

Comments

Corinne said…
OMG, I just LOVE this... the image, the coloring, the layout of your card... all of it is just PERFECT!!
Hugs
Carol said…
LOL super cute! Love her look and the sentiment TFS
monique said…
awesome card, love the colurs you used thanks for sharing at Smudgy antics
Great image.... as always perfect colouring. Thanks for joining us at Smudgy Antics this week :)
Hi Alison, great to see your beautiful artwork over here. As always, your colouring is the tops! Thank you for sharing this with us at Smudgy Antics this week. Please visit us again soon
~Lady B~ said…
Fabulous coloring, as always, my friend! I love the attitude of Lola and you've displayed her perfectly! Thanks for sharing with Smudgy Antics :)
Ally White Cat said…
always perfect...no purrfect ..awesome as always

susan s.
Ally White Cat said…
always perfect...no purrfect ..awesome as always

susan s.
Kathi said…
Great card and great job coloring her. I love all the shading you've done. Her hair looks fabulous!
...just Barbara said…
Love the spiderweb and it's perfect to set her up with a challenge! :D

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