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Yumi & Fumi Handmade Crafts Challenge #8

Hello!  It's December and time for Yumi & Fumi Handmade Crafts Challenge #8 -- Kim's Sketch and/or color combo (red, camel & white).  You can choose to either do the sketch or color combo or do both.  I chose to do both and that really made all the decision making so easy!

My card features Winter Yumi from the new Winter Release.  The tiny heart tag and sentiment is from PTI.  I added those small sequin flowers that I just got from a blogging buddy, Blankina!  She was so sweet to send me some goodies all the way from Italy!  Thank you!!  I kept this card pretty simple to highlight the image, and um, I needed to catch up on all The Vampire Diaries!  Haha.  I'm caught up now.  Can't believe I watched over 4 seasons of episodes.  Hey, this Winter Yumi could be Elena!

Here's the sketch!  Kim is so good with sketches!

Here is the color combo inspiration.

Please check out Yumi & Fumi Handmade Crafts blog to see if you are a winner or in the Top 3 from Challenge #7.  Also hop over to see the rest of the team's creations!  Hope you'll join us for this challenge.  It'll run til the end of the month since we all know it's a busy time of the year for everyone and this will give you more time to play.  

Thanks for reading!



Comments

Blankina said…
HI Eva, what a cutie and thanks for mentioning me..I have ordered my first Yumi & Fumi stamps hope they will arrive soon..

Great sketch and colour combo, see what I can do..

Hugs Blankina
Leanne said…
Gorgeous card! I love how clean your card is and yet it's much more than that. This card is fabulous Eva!! The flowers are pretty and I love the sentiment. Now that you are done with catching up what will you do? Read the books?
;)
Kim Y. said…
Super fun card, Eva! I love the heart tag!
Cheryl said…
Cute card! Yeah, less can be more, to showcase your fabulous coloring!
Denice said…
Adorable, don't you love Kim's sketches?!!
Love how you colored her...solid red can be tricky, but did it perfectly.
:Dxx
RiNNE said…
How very nice of your bloggy friend! Awesome creation!

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