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Tuesday, June 7, 2011

SOME ODD GIRL day two of summer sneaks!

this was a bit of a take off from my usual style these days, but i had SO much flippin' fun making this card, and i couldn't wait for today's sneak!

at the Some Odd Girl challenge blog, we're sharing sneaks and big news with you ALL WEEK! there's a brand new digi release coming out next Tuesday, and yesterday you got to see Beachy Tia and Beach Babe Kaylee... i'm SURE that got you a little excited about summer, and about the rest of the release! well today, we're going for a dive!

heeeeeeeeeere's GOLDIE!

i flipped through some papers and couldn't believe my luck when THIS beauty from the Hippie Chic stack popped out at me - it was PERFECT! (thank you, DCWV!) since i didn't want to add too much that might take away from the paper, i decided on my sentiment, and took out my Martha punch (couldn't seem to find it online anywhere, so i think they've retired this one) and made me some CORAL! glued 'em all down and stickled 'em up for this effect:

and of course, Goldie's coloured with my beloved Prismacolor pencils - maybe one day i'll upgrade to Copics, but not as long as i'm still in LURRRRRRVE! :)

so Goldie is on parade today at the Some Odd Girl challenge blog, along with another little underwater friend! CLICK HERE to see more, and leave a comment over there to win one of today's featured sneaks! :) remember, they'll be in the store next week, so you don't have to wait long before you can nab 'em and play, too!

i'm playing along today with the lovely folks at...

Quirky Crafts Challenges - their theme is Under The Sea!
Crafts and Me - "Punch it Out!" (and i punched a TON of those little branches!)
and PaperPlay Challenges - they've chosen "Summer Citrus Splash" this week, so i went for the orange, pink grapefruit and lime (yum!)

and off to work i go! enjoy the day, darlings! xo


  1. Awww this is so super cute. Made me smile. :)

  2. Love the pink shimmery!! So pretty!! :)

  3. Totally adorable card! Love how you shrunk one of the images to be a baby fishy and the coral you made is such a creative use of that punch! :)

  4. aw, I love that little fish,he's so cute and those leaves make fab coral (Now I wish I used mine!) Thank you so much for joining Quirky Craft's Challenge,don't forget to pop back to vote for your favourite!!

  5. Your cards are super cute sweetie!

    I really like your creations and specially your style! I wish I knew how to create like that :)

    I'm still sad to hear you go :( I was AWEEEEE! We will miss you but we understand.

    I'm still visiting you so I'll make sure to keep you on my blog roll!sending you tight hugs,Rube

  6. This has to be one of my alltime faves of yours! Love that perfect paper, the fab glittery punched pink coral and your amazing colouring. And the sentiment - you sure know how to choose just the right words!

  7. GREAT colors (very YOU)... THREE MORE DAYS!!!!!!!!!!!

  8. That looks amazing, love those glittery corals!

    And... happy birthday~ ;3

  9. HAPPY BIRTHDAY GIRLFRIEND!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Two more days!! :)

  10. adorable - love the glitter!

    Happy, Happy Birthday!!!

  11. Lovely card, great seaweed! Thanks for joining in at Quirky Crafts.


  12. loving this!!! everything about it is just brilliant!!! It really made me smile!! HUgs Juls

  13. Thanks for entering the Quirky Crafts Challenge. Love your under the sea card. Come back and vote for your favourites on Friday 17th June after 18:00 or Saturday 18th of June before 17:00 BST. Then come back on the 19th for the result and the next cha

  14. Excellent! I love the image and scene you have created. Thank you so much for joining us at Quirky Crafts this week.

  15. This is fantastic Leah, your wrist must be killing you lol! Papers are a great choice and perfect with the image! Thank You for playing at Crafts & Me Challenges and pop back tomorrow for our new challenge x


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