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Skateboard!

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Hi Bloggies!

No … I am not on the DT! There doesn’t seem to be a badge for participating or for each challenge! I just wanted to highlight where it is! xx

I discovered a couple of new challenges this week. I knew that I had to make a male b’day card for my nephew … so with a lack of mojo … I turned to some ‘male’ challenges to help out! Mind you … both these challenges were pretty “general” … so I ended up having to think for myself … something I have been a little lazy with lately! 😉 The “Cards for Men” challenge blog is running challenge #10 called “Kicking Back”. Quite easy really … I mean “kicking back” could mean anything leisurely to a guy!!! The second challenge is from “Allsorts Challenge Blog” — challenge #154 – Card for a Man or Boy. So … I am entering this card in both challenges! 😀

So … I pulled out my Prismacolor Pencils for this card. I hadn’t played with them in a little while … so it was nice to use them again! I chose the DSP first … then went with the DSP colours to colour in my skateboarder! I am guessing that skateboarding falls under the category of ‘Kicking Back’! Instead of highlighting and shading with a different colour … I just added more of the same colour to build it up. (except for the vanilla on the T Shirt). I thought this was a “really cool” image … Saturated Canary “Skateboard” DIGI image  … hence the “Real Cool” sentiment!

Well … have to fly … catch up to do!! I am away on a church camp for the weekend … so I won’t see you again until Monday (or so!). Hope you have a lovely weekend too! Hugs xxx

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10 thoughts on “Skateboard!

  1. I had to have a wee giggle….Elegant Sioree DSP on a BLOKEY card…hee hee hee. Regardless…it looks totally FAB!!!!
    I hope you have a great time at Camp. I am off to Craft Camp this w’end..much needed time out I think. Look fwd to catching up soon…..when I finally get to the e mail I promised you!!! ooxx

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  2. The card says it all – ‘Real Cool”!!
    Love the colours & your little skateboard dude!
    Have a great weekend!
    -Gabbi

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  3. That sentiment says it all, Andrea…”Real Cool”! Love the card. Hugs, Leslee

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  4. Hi there gorgeous lady. You sure are getting some fabulous subtle effects with your prismas. Totally awesome colouring there Andrea.

    Cheers,
    Kasey ~ in Oz

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  5. I have to say I think you’re a sandwich short of a picnic if you think my card is way better than yours!! It isn’t, period! Yours is so co-ordinated and brilliantly coloured that my coloured pencil effort pales in comparison. I’m out of my depth with pencils as I prefer water colouring but can’t do that on a digi image. My background technique is so simple and was a complete get out as I didn’t have time to match papers or think about a LO!! However, I appreciate you stopping by and you REALLY made me laugh, so thanks for that!!

    Hugs
    Brenda

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    • Hi Brenda!
      Thanks so much for stopping by! I have to say … I was feeling a bit dumpy (down in the dumps) today … and your comment did make me smile! 🙂 Thanks for the lovely encouragement … and your amusing description of your card! I REALLY DID love what you did with your background! So effective and eye catching! Hugs xxx

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  6. Woohoo! Congratulation on you DD Darling award Andrea! Your circular card was gorgeous!
    Your coloured skater looks fabulous on the striped background. My pencils have been having a vacation, lol, must get them out again. Love the triple twine ties. Hugs 🙂

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  7. Fabulous card love your image and your colouring. Thanks for joining us at CFM, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxx

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  8. This card is “REAL COOL.” I love it!

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  9. What a super cute image, and with the skateboard too love it, and it looks terrific with that DSP!

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