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Tuesday, February 2, 2010

Best Fishes!

 I made this card quite a while ago, but I don't think it was ever posted on my blog.  I submitted it to a few magazines for publishing, and unfortunately,  it was never selected. :-(  I think this is one of my favorites!  There's some thing about these fish from Rubbernecker that make a great Birthday card!  Don't you agree?


I colored them with Prismacolor Pencils and blended the colors with Gamsol.  I shaded the background with blue chalk to resemble water.   The entire scene was created by using the masking technique and only 2 stamps.  It was so much fun to create!  The tag was computer generated and says "Best Fishes For A Wonderful Birthday!"  I added some dimension to this card by adhering it to the card front with foam tape.

Thanks for visiting today.  I hope you all have a wonderful Monday!

Smiles,
Jennifer

6 comments:

runningonink said...

Oh Jennifer this is gorgeous! I love love the fish and frogs! Your coloring is awesome!

Thanh said...

Hello, what a beauty of a card you got here Jennifer!! The colouring is so well blended, I want to see MORE Prismacolor pencil cards on this blog! :)

Beth Norman said...

What's wrong with the folks at the magazines? This card rocks in my book. You know me, I love to colour so you really created one of my favourites.

Rose said...

This is awesome! You did a wonderful job coloring! it is fabulous!

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Beth said...

This is a fabulous fun card Jennifer your masking is awesome and the colors just pop.

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