S&S Sketch #46 turned out to be pretty fun! I am actually posting this before the next sketch has been issued - a first for me! I am still working on Valentine cards for OWH and this sketch looked simple enough. Here is my card:
I am excited about this card because I have finally found a technique for this wonderful image that eliminates the need for coloring....which I dread like a root canal! The image is from the 2004 Stampin' Up! set named "Toucan of my Love." The DSP is also from SU. For the "special effects" I used a white gel pen on the eyes, colored pencil for the ears and blush, and Crystal Effects to highlight the heart. I also ran the white card base through my Cuttlebug using the Swiss Dot folder.
Since this card is for OWH I made several duplicates (12 total) and then realized that they are just a bit too girly to be sent to a boy so I continued on in the same thought process and came up with a boyish version of this Valentine. I duplicated this too (8 total.) Here is a picture of it:
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