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Day 9 of 31 Days: Chloe Bell

Hello, and welcome to day 9 of the Smeared and Smudged 31 Days of Halloween! I am sharing a Dilly Beans card with you today. I made it a couple of weeks ago, and I can't bear to let it sit unseen anymore!

This is Chloe Belle. Chloe Belle Framed (#454) to be exact. Isn't she adorable? In a creepy kind of way. I think the next time I color her, her skin will be more sallow. This time around, I used watercolor markers and Copics. I loved coloring her because she was fast! I got it done in no time. Don't get me wrong, I love coloring detailed images, but sometimes, you just need to get something done now. And she was perfect for that.

The look on Chloe Belle's face reminds me very much of my daughter. Hmmm...maybe I'll color the image to look more like her next time!

I sprayed my background with a couple colors of Glimmer Mist, and a web Glimmer Screen. A few pieces of accent paper, that fabulous bow, and this baby was done. This version is uber Halloweenie, but done in a different color scheme, she could be used for pretty much anything!
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Comments

so lovely! THE WEBB IS GREAT!
ike said…
Fabulous colouring and I love the bright colours you chose :-) xxx
ScrappinCSI said…
Fabulous coloring. Very cute stamp in a weird way. Thank you for sharing your ideas.
silvia said…
Great card! LOVE the misting and the coloring od Chloe
DonnaMundinger said…
Super sweet! Lovin' the bright colors, especially her red hair and that ribbon ROCKS! Fab job, Alison. xxD
Steph said…
Fab card! Love the colors and the misted spider web on the background, so cool!
Wendy said…
love with you have done with the Dilly Beans stamps...they are one of my favorite stamp companies...great job!
ScrappingBeauty said…
I like the use /choice of ribbon!
~Lady B~ said…
Totally adorable! I love the colors and papers you've used and the glimmer mist with the stencil looks amazing!
Sharon Sahl said…
Your image is so halloweeny! Love that background too. I haven't tried the glimmer mist with a stencil but this is beautiful!
Ally White Cat said…
she is so adorable lovely job
hugs
susan s
Jenn Borjeson said…
So wicked awesome, LOVE her. :)
Kristina said…
What a terrific card, your daughter us still prettier tho!
I do love how you colored her and the ribbon and papers are great!
Peace,
Kristy
Julia said…
Oh, this is awesome! Fab creation.
Thanks for sharing!
Hugs,
Julia
Celeste said…
She looks like she lost her Mummy! Cute image, love the ribbon too.
Jane said…
A fantastic card love it
Hugs xxx
So sweet, I love the image and the skull and cross bones ribbon is fantastic
Lindsay xx
Dieverdog said…
Chloe is adorable! Great job coloring her! I love the bright colors!
The background on this looks awesome and I just love that ribbon xx
The background on this looks awesome and I just love that ribbon xx
I don't usually think of bright colors for Halloween, but I must say you did excellent with them.

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