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Hi!  Happy April!  The months are definitely flying by.  And the weather here is so nice today!  So much better than the rain and thunderstorms we had some time ago.  But I know in a few days I'll be complaining that it's too hot.  Hehe.

Recently, I broke down and finally ordered the cute little elephant named Bella from Wild Rose Studio.  Just like how I did when I saw the cute penguin, Pickles last Christmas.  All of the Bella stamps are so adorable! 

I picked Bella Sleeping for this card to play along with iCopic Weekly Challenge #76 -- For a Child and used All That Scraps sketch.


Is she just the cutest little elephant ever?  She looks so soft and cuddly.  I also bought the matching Bella paper pad!

I colored the image with Copics.  I also rubbed some chalk over the flowers and for the light blue sky which may be difficult to see.  The tiny tag and sentiment is from Papertrey Ink.

I don't even know anyone with a baby right now to give this card too but just couldn't resist this sweet image. 

Short post today.  Thanks for reading and have a great week!

Comments

Leanne said…
Aw, this is AWE-DORABLE Eva!! That is such a precious image and your coloring is beautiful!! Love the papers and the flowers, everything is perfect!! Gorgeous job!!
;)
Rachel Parys said…
That elephant is so sweet I could cry! No wonder you got it!! That's too bad you don't have anyone to give it to right now, but I bet it would look real cute sitting on your craft table where you could see it all the time! (not that I've ever done that..he he) Awesome coloring!!!
This is soooooo cute Eva~ love that wee baby on his mommy's trunk...great papers, flowers, love everything about this card...
Aww I love this!! What a cutie image :) You have done such a lovely job colouring it up!
Cheryl said…
Awww, so cute! Love the colors. That baby elephant is so adorable, the paper and flowers are so pretty too. Awesome job with the coloring!
Sheri said…
Darling image!! Your coloring is just stunning! Thank you so much for joining us at iCopic! :)
Mimi said…
so sweet! adorable image and pretty soft colors! thanks for joining us at ATS challenge! ;D
awwww.....so sweet! Thanks for sharing your cute creation with us on the iCopic challenge! :)
That is the CUTEST image ever! How sweet and adorable and your coloring of this is fabulous too. I've got to check out this stamp. I do know someone with a newborn and that would be perfect for a card. TFS!
Lorraine said…
Oh that image is so sweet, Eva! I can see why you had to have it, lol. Also love the pastel colors you used!
RiNNE said…
Ok, I'm going to call you one of my enablers!! That stamp and those papers are adorable!!! LOVE! Your coloring is beautiful! Gotta have that stamp! Which retailer did you order from?
Michele Spera said…
Beautiful job:-) Love the coloring and DP colors:-) Thank you for joining us at All That Scraps wednesday challenge
Hugs
michele
Lindsay said…
oh my! That is such a sweet image.... love the card.

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