Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Edwin's Thinking of You!

Hi! Here's the card I said I'm not too sure about. I colored up Edwin and the Heart on Sunday and then couldn't find paper or a layout ! Happens to me far too often! Finally, on Monday night I found this small heart paper on the back of another design and it looked better than the ones I'd been trying. The card base is 4.5" x 5.5"
Here he is close up!
Thanks for the great comments on all of our snow! I loved reading about the weather in other parts of the world and read them all to my DH!
Some of you are sweet enough to suggest that I do a tutorial. I'm sorry, but I really don't know how to do one. When I color I just blend like crazy with the blender or with a lighter color and keep a light area somewhere on the piece.
The colors on this card are:
E000, E01 and R20
Hair-I'm sorry, I didn't keep track.
Jeans B41,
Pinks R81, R83, R85, R89
Shirt, socks and arrow point E41, E43, E25
Around heart W00. W3
Stencil brush surrounding Aqua Mist.


Anki said...

Just stunning! Your colouring is amazing! Loving your pics of the snow. Can only say that it looks just like that outside our window here in Sweden as well! Kram - Anki

Kellie Winnell said...

Oooooo this is just absolutely gorgeous! He is definitely one of my FAVOURITE stamps for an Edwin so far and your card and use of him is absolutely amazing!
Hugs Kel

Only by His Grace said...

such an adorable card Cheryl. a lovely choice of paper. Your colouring is beautiful.
Hugs Marion

Nancy said...

Love your card it is adorable! Your coloring is fantastic it's always is beautiful!

Lisa Foster said...

Awww... I really love this Edwin...could he be any sweeter??? Amazing work as always Cheryl! Beautiful card!

Peggie said...

Ah, he's such a sweetie sitting there on the heart. Your coloring is fantastic.

CelticWoman said...

that is the cutest Edwin, love it. Sandi

Kim said...

Cheryl--Love your card--the coloring is amazing!!! I'm curious--the sentiment appears to be floating. What did you use to pop it up??

Dena said...

This is just perfect! I wish I had the heart for him to sit on! I am working on a card with him right now and he just didn't have a proper seat. This is adorable and your coloring is out of this world!!!!
Hugs, Dena

Angelwood said...

I really love this Edwin and you did such a beautiful card using him. Love your coloring! hugs, Angela

Barb Hardeman said...

Stunning! Fabulous! Awesome! This is as close to perfect as a card can get. Love, love, love it! ...hugs...Barb

siameseplease said...

I think this paper is perfect. It adds just the right touch without overwhelming the image. As usual, your coloring is fabulous! - Gina L

Sharon Caudle said...

Oh gosh, Cheryl, there is nothing for you to "not be sure" about! I love it! Your coloring rocks, as it always does. And this Edwin has completely stolen my heart! He's so cute! I love how you perched him on the heart! Fabulous card!! hugs!

Myrna said...

He's adorable!! Your coloring is just awesome and you found beautiful paper for him.

dolcreations said...

Your colouring is out of this world. And to think you were not sure about this card...wow! I love it. Edwin is just perfect on that heart! Beautiful work!

Patti.Jo said...

Adorable set up for Edwin! Coloring is fabulous of course!!! Definitely an artist's hand! You do such beautiful work. TFS!

Anonymous said...

just divine ! fab colours !

Nancy Parker said...

Hi Cheryl, I wish my "not so sure" cards turned out like yours - it's beautiful. I really like the tiny heart paper and your colouring is amazing. Have a wonderful day, Nancy

Juls said...

how gorgeous!!!!!!!!!!!

Deb said...

Edwin is adorable! I love the colors!!!!!

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Cheryl,i love your image and colours.

Hugs Riet.xx

Eulanda said...

You can be sure your card cuz it's great! I love your shading and like the border you put Edwin around. Great job!

Candy said...

Your cards are always amazing and this one is no exceptiong. Edwin is a delight and coloured to perfection! I love the paper you found - couldn't be better. This must be in the new collection we haven't got yet - I don't remember seeing him for sale?
Hugs, Candy

Patricia Garcia said...

Beautiful card! Love the pretty vibrant colors!!


Jacqueline's Weblog said...

Wow, your card is so lovey, super!
The image is wonderful.
Hugs Jacqueline

esther said...

Your card is very adoreble.
And so is Edwin.

Hugs Esther

Jodi said...

He is just too cute!! Love this card!
Jodi =)


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