Wednesday, July 3, 2013


I used Amber Heart Balloon from Just Some Lines for this patriotic summer card. I colored the image with colored pencils and blended with mineral spirits. The card is layered up, has three design papers, inked edges, two buttons, a ribbon bow and glitter.

I am entering this card in the following challenges:

Inky Impressions - red, white & blue
Jelly Park - celebrate summer
Paper Playtime - #13 red, white & blue
Just Some Lines - anything goes
2 Sisters - #150 stripes
Craft Your Passion - #169 red, white & blue
Incy Wincy - summer lovin
Whoopsi Daisy - girly
Party Time Tuesday - #127 patriotic
Sugar Creek Hollow - #64 flag colors
Designed to Color - #15 recipe
Crafty Sentiments - red, white & blue
Simon Says Challenge - patriotic

♥ Wendy


Jenn Borjeson said...

This is just adorable! Thanks for joining us at Jellypark and at Just Some Lines. :)

Lisa Mensing said...

Love the way you colored the image and inked the edges of the paper. The layers are great! Thanks for joining us at Party Time Tuesdays. Hope to see you next week.

Jac’s Playground said...

Sweet image and great use of the colour combo, thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week. Jac x

~ginny said...

Hey Wendy - Fun image - I am delighted you entered your project in the “Red, White and Blue” Challenge - good luck!
Design Team - Craft Your Passions
RubberMAD (

Sherry Hickey said...

Thanks for posting your cute and patriotic card at Sugar Creek Hollow's "Colors of Your Flag" challenge! Glad you joined us.

Jackie W said...

Lovely card! This image is adorable! Great papers and design! Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Sentiments!
Jackie W :)

Guild Master Crystal said...

This is so cute!! I love how you've coloured the image. Thanks for playing along with us at Just Some Lines.
~ Crystal (DT)

Carol said...

So cute. Thanks for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy this week. Carol DT x

Alaine said...

This is adorable. I like the many elements you incorporated. Thanks for joining us at Designed to Color Challenge. I hope you join again.

Alaine - DTC Glitter Crew

CraftYourPassion said...

Totally sweet.Love papers and layout.Super work with the image.Thanks for joining us at Just Some Lines :D
Lisa x

ScrappyHappyMommy said...

What an adorable image. Thanks for joining us for our "Red, White and Blue" challenge at Craft Your Passion.

ScrappyHappyMommy said...

adorable. Thanks for joining us at Paper Playtime this week.

Tina said...

so adorable, thanks for joining us at just some lines

jsl dt

Karen said...

Adorable card! Thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions.


Lyn said...

Cute patriotic card! Great use of the recipe! Thanks for joining us at Designed to Color!

Karen C said...

Lov'in that summer feel! Very Girly! Thanks for playing with us this week at Incy Wincy and at Whoopsi Daisy! Hope to see you around again soon!
Karen C DT

Cathy said...

Fabulous card, such a pretty image. Thank you for joining in the Crafty Sentiments red, white and blue challenge.
Cathy xx

Tracey said...

Fabulous card, I love how you've used the bow :)
Thanks for joining us at Jellypark Friends & Good Luck!

Mandy said...

Gorgeous card Wendy, the image is so cute and I love how you've added the bow.
Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp for our Patriotic challenge
Mandy xx