Friday, February 5, 2010

January Jiffy a few days late

Hello everyone!  It's been a while since I last participated in the monthly Jiffy challenge.  As many of you know, the JFF (Just for Fun) challenge is where a bunch of my gal pals and I use the same patterned paper and stamped images to create a card.  This month Julie picked the gorgeous patterned paper and I picked the image.  I must admit, upon spying Charlotte from Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps I could hardly wait to stamp her.  It must be that wild hair or maybe that sassy look or the smug smile on her face.  Whatever it is I couldn't resist her!!!!

I used Copic markers to colour her but you'll note I also paper pieced her skirt.  It was a whole lot of cutting but I loved how it turned out.













































Stamp Set(s): Charlotte by Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps, hello sentiment from Kim Hughes Collection by CHF
Cardstock: Dark Chocolate by PTI, Vintage Cream by PTI
, Raspberry Fizz by PTI
Patterned Paper: Henna collection by Basic Grey
Ink: Dark Chocolate
Accents: Ribbon by PTI

Tools: Copic Markers

Make sure to check out the other card variations by my very talented jiffy friends...we are a full house this month :)

Carole Burrage
Julie Campbell
Kim Hughes
Lori Craig
Michele Boyer

Have a great day!
Alli

11 comments:

Michele Boyer said...

Super cute, Alli! I love that burst of pink! So unexpected but fantastic!

Lori Craig said...

Super sweet - the pink is fabulous. I agree with Michele. Love your coloring - really like seeing how everyone did her hair. :) Hope you have a super weekend! Hugs!

Kim Hughes said...

ohhhh, that paper pieced dress is to die for!!! what a gorgeous creation Alli!

Julie Campbell said...

Wow! Who would have thought PINK would work with this paper... but it turned out FANTASTIC! I love that unexpected design. Too cool!

carole (TruCarMa) said...

Now that's thinkin' out of the box, my dear -- that pink! Ooh la la! I love it, girlfriend!!! Thanks for picking such a fun image this month -- smooches!

Kraftin' Kimmie said...

Fantastic lookin' creation, Alli!! Charlotte looks quite happenin' with that fancy dress and the hot pink!! Wow! You did an awesome job with her!!

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I find the image funny yet cute. And the color made the whole card so adorable.

Large Wall Mirrors Gal said...

Super card. Attractive is almost with your color combination. It's really makes fabulous. Creative idea and I like it lot. :)

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This is something that i would like to call awesome don't you think

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This is something that is done fantastically because this something that i call pure creativity

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