Whimsy Wednesday ~ Sweet Angie

Hey there crafty pals. Hope your week/year is going well! Hehe, we're only a few days in, so if I missed wishing you a truly wonderful New Year, let me do that now! I wish you love, and laughter, happy memory making moments and more than enough pennies for new craft stash! We're kicking off this New Year with a bang at Whimsy Stamps. There is a huge collection of new digital images in the vault now and the DT are still spinning from all the delish images we get to play with! Talk about a dream gig! It is especially true for me as I've been a Whimsy fan from my very early crafty days and one of the Whimsy artists I admired so much back then, was Sylvia Zet. 


We are so excited that a huge collection of Sylvia's images has now been added to the digital vault! So I've had super fun creating with this adorable image which is called 'Angie'. I've two wee nieces turning one very soon, so I'll be crafting with as many adorable lil' babes as possible so you know I snatched this one up when I saw it!


I've coloured the image with my Copic Markers. I chose soft subtle colours for this make as there was lots of colour in the paper. I added Glossy Accents to the ladybug and Wink of Stella to the edge of the cloud and the stars and also to this wee angels wings.


I've used a delish new digital paper from Whimsy Stamps to create the card base, and then layered up the image on foam for a little dimension before adding it to the base. I used the sweet cloud set from Whimsy Stamps to create the cute clouds and I even added the sentiment to one of the bigger clouds. This sentiment is also Whimsy Stamps but from a retired set in my stash. The sweet glittery red heart was cut with a piece from a fabulous set of Whimsy dies which was recently retired. I love how timeless their designs are, I just keep building on my collection and they continue to be used, new and old together.


I'm trying to up my photography game after the weeks I spent with my sis in the lead up to Christmas. I still have a long way to go, but it's fun trying and I'm slowly getting the hang of things. Not 100% happy with the light in these shots, the close up was taken inside under lights to try and capture the sparkle, so is a bit 'warmer' than the outside shots. But I'm getting there. So much still to learn though.


We have a seriously gorgeous Digital New Release this month, so be sure to check it out via the link above and also be sure to check out the 'brand new in digi', Wee Stamps Digital Collection by Sylvia Zet. We're super excited to have her gorgeous range now available as digital images at Whimsy Stamps. So if you've loved her designs in the past but wished for a digital version, they're now at home in the digital vault at Whimsy Stamps, so fill your boots! This is my final post for today, it's the London bus thing all over, hehe, I'll be back again soon, but not perhaps with three in a row for a bit! Hugs and happy crafting xoxo






Challenge Entries:
Mod Squad: Patterned Paper
As You Like It: Anything Goes
PIP Challenge: 1901 ~ Anything Goes
Die Cuttin' Divas: #402 ~ Glitter or Foil
Unicorn Challenge: #39 ~ Things With Wings
Creative Inspirations: January ~ Anything Goes
Cupcake Challenge: #461 ~ Something New (New paper and frame die)
Simon Says Monday Challenge: Use Something New (New paper and frame die)

Comments

Sarah said…
Little Angie is adorable. I am a huge fan of Sylvias images so thank you for this reminder, I have many that have not been coloured for ages!! What a lovely design, the die cut clouds and heart are a lovely addition xx
Dawn Turley said…
Very sweet Wendy. I'll have to check these digis out as I've always like Sylvia's drawings.
Gina Knott said…
Such a beautiful card. I love the BP. Thank you for playing along at Creative Inspirations, good luck and I hope you will join us again.
Hugs
Gina xx
ann van dijk said…
Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at Unicorn. Have a nice day,.. Succes!!
DT Anneke
Terri Winske said…
Oh wow! This is so pretty and perfect for your nieces! Love the colors you used and your coloring itself! And just the right amount of embellishment and sparkle! Thank you so much for joining us at PIP Challenges this week!
Maxine D said…
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Maxine D said…
Oh what an adorable card Wends - a sweet image beautifully coloured, and I do love your clouds :) and that heart is fabulous.
Blessings
Maxine
Sandy said…
Beautiful card! Love it. Thank you so much for joining our challenge over at Cupcake Inspiration.
Have a great weekend!
-Sandy, DT
creationsnz said…
This is so sweet and so beautifully put together. CarolG
Meihsia Liu said…
Love your fabulous card! Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. :)
Fikreta said…
So very nice card!
Zw@@n said…
Super cute card, Wendy. Adorable image and beautiful coloured. Thank you for joining us at As You Like It. Luv, Wilma
Love the fabulous colours on this. Beautifully designed card. Thank you for joining us at As You Like It, Jayne x

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