Saturday, March 13, 2010

Pirate Edwin!!

Just a quick post to share my Pirate Edwin card for some challenges!  I'm sooooo lucky to have joined the Magnolia-licious group because Diana had these stamps in her hands and in the Magnolia-licious Store last week.  Most of those who ordered got their stamps on Friday!

Oh, this is also my second card using the Distress Reinkers :)  I think I'm starting getting the hang of it!
 
Stamp: Magnolia Stamps Pirate Edwin & Barrel and Skull, Whimsy Stamps Oval Snippets; Medium: Distress Reinkers; Paper: BasicGrey Origins, Strathmore Watercolor Paper; Accessories/tools: Cuttlebug, Nestabilities, paper piercer, paper edger

This card is for a few challenges:
  1. Just Magnolia - Sketch
  2. Kaboodle Doodle Blog - Happy Birthday
  3. My Time To Craft - Kidz Kardz
  4. Crazy for Challenges - Masculine Cards
  5. Etsy Inspired Challenges - 3 Dots Jewelry - I was inspired by the colors on this
  6. Crafty Catz - Something for the Boys
  7. Pals Paper Arts - Color Challenge
  8. Tellen's Place - Think Green
  9. Fussy and Fancy Free - Green
  10. Clearly I Stamp - Think Green
  11. Magnolia Down Under - Birthday
Oh, Magnolia Down Under Challenges has a blog hop going on! Check it out:


47 comments:

SUMTOY said...

So cute. What a great job. I love the colors and the distressed look

Sharon Caudle said...

Oh Ann, this is just too cute! It makes me sorry I didn't get the barrell stamp. Oh well...there's always next time. I love your card! Great job!
hugs!
Sharon

Maureen said...

Very well done! Love the distressed look. You did a great job with those re-inkers. I have never tried that technique.

Can't wait to use my two Pirates and Jolly Roger Tilda too. They are all so cute!

Michelle B said...

Oh Pirate Edwin looks adorable! You did an amazing job coloring him... I just love it! Thank you so much for joining us this week at Tellen's Place.

Hugs,
Michelle B.

Patti.Jo said...

What a great guy card! Good work with the Distress Inks! Fun to use aren't they? You do have the hang of it!!! TFS!

Cami said...

Wow Dani you did a fab job coloring with distress inks! I love this pirate Edwin...great "boy" card. I struggle making these typse of cards and you have done great! Now that you have more Maggie stamps, keep them posted! Hugs, Cami

Mich said...

I love the colour palet that you have used on this card. It really looks like the card is already many 100s years old, really beautiful !!!

Mandy said...

gorgeous colours and just love him!!!xxx

Katie Renz said...

Love your coloring... made for a gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at Clearly iStamp.

Ann Schach said...

Such a cute stamp! Great job with the challenge colors! Thanks for playing @ PPA!

Jodie from Oz said...

Wow, your card is stunning, I love these new images, such a perfect boy card, the colour and your colouring are amazing. Thanks for joining in for MDUC 1st Birthday Blog Hop celebrations and good luck with the candy on offer. Have a great week. hugs Jodie from Oz

CRAZYCRAFTSHED said...

A fabulous card,love the pirate Tilda,
thankyou for joining us at CraftyCatz for this week's challenge,
hugs Dianne xx

Renkata said...

Very cute card. You have coloured him so pretty.

cabio's craft corner said...

He is so cute and your coloring really made him glow. Great card to share Ann!
Hugs,
Cabio

Sue said...

So cute, love the colours etc you have used, can't wait to be able to purchase the new stamps!
hugs
Sue x

Saskia said...

Hi, your card is so adorable!!!! your card is stunning!!!!!
Beautiful colours and papers.
Hugs Sas

Nancy said...

What a great boy card Ann. Your coloring of Edwin is fantastic! Love this card!
Hugs,
Nancy

Donalda said...

This is just beautiful dear. So love what you have done with the sketch. Thanks for joining us at JM

Angelwood said...

Isn't he too charming! Love this image and your coloring is fabulous. hugs, Angela

Barb Hardeman said...

Oh you did such a fantastic job on Pirate Edwin. Your coloring is fabulous!!! The whole card is just so charming...great job...hugs...Barb

Danka Kareen said...

Very cute, fantastic card !

Pam S. said...

he's such a cute pirate! couldn't hurt a flea! lol adorable card...tfs!
Pam Going Postal

Myrna said...

He is so cute! Great job on your card.

RubyM:) said...

awhhh how cute!I love your coloring!!!!How awsome would it be for a boy on a special day.Great job,RubyM:)

carol said...

oh he is adorable, love your colouring and what a fantastic card, thanks for playing along with CC x carol

Terry Oulboub said...

Amazing coloring on Pirate Edwin. You did such a fantastic job keeping it simple and neat, showing off the other beautiful elements - love it! Thanks for having fun with us this week at Tellen's Place! ;~)

Cissy said...

Adorable! Great colors & great papers!

~Cissy

Kathy said...

Adorable card Ann!!! I love this image and yes your coloration is beautiful and only your 2nd time!! WOW that is fabulous!!
Have a great rest of your week-end!
:)Kathy

syllie said...

Great card Ann!! I love the pirate Edwin and your coloring. I love it all.
Hugs Sylvia

Only by His Grace said...

Oh! I can just see a little boy receiving this card. You have done an excellent job on the colouring and I love the colours you have used.
Hugs Marion

Joynana said...

Ann, I love the way that you colored your image and the colors that you have chosen for your card. It is lovely. A great boy card. Thanks for joining us at Tellen's Place.

Kristy Young said...

WOW!!! This card is GORGEOUS!! Fabulous colouring and choice of colours.
Thanks so mch for joining us at MDUC.
Kristy x

Fran said...

Gorgeous card, your colouring is fabulous and I love these two stamps, I can't wait to get them both for myself :) Thanks for joinng us on our 1st Birthday at Magnolia Down Under Challenges!

Tracey Feeger said...

Wow what an awesome card. I love the Pirate Edwin and the colours you used are awesome for a boy card. Great job with the challenge. Thanks for joining our Birthday celebrations at MDUC.
mwah
Trace

Debbie Pamment said...

Am soooo jealous you have this cutie!!!! What an adorable boy's card!
Thanx soo much for joining us for our special week at MDUC.
xXx

Kirsty said...

lovely work love the image of edwin especially! thanks for playing along at crafty catz this week xx

Krista said...

So cute. Love the Pirate=) Thanks for sharing your super cute card with us at Fussy and Fancy.

Nettie said...

I love the earthy colours on this one.x

Tricia said...

This is just precious! Thanks for joining the Clearly Inspired challenge!

Christine Riley said...

Super cute, love it!
Hugs, Christine

Enfys said...

Love the brown on brown tones on this card, super job xx

Juanita said...

Such a cute little pirate, I think I may need to get some of these new Magnolia stamps because they are too cute. Love all the distressing on this card. Thanks for joining us at Fussy and Fancy.

Patricia Garcia said...

Love the Distress Look on your card, love it!!

Hugs,
Patricia

Kerry said...

Great colouring. Thanks for joining in at Polkadoodles this week.

Peta's Blog said...

I love that Edwin :oD and the colours really compliment him! Its really great to see boy cards and you've done it so well :oD

Fliss said...

Great card. to it.
Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles this week and hope to see you again soon.
x

April Rose said...

Adorable images, fabulous green card! I love what you did with the barrel! Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy Friday!
Hugs,
April