Monday, 23 May 2011

Meet Fred!

When I saw this stamp I knew I had to have it - I had NO idea what I would ever use him for but Flamingo Fred just stole my heart :-)

I decided to stamp him onto some kraft cardstock and colour with pencils - just a couple of shades of pinks and purples and then put him to one side until I needed him.  When I saw the colours at this weeks CR84FN, I thought they would be great to match with Fred, so I matted him onto some light and dark plum, added an embossed layer of craft and some stars.  The sentiments are made up from different sets - one from a party invite, the other from a random word set.  The reeds are from there she goes.  Finished with a little bow - now who could resist those comic eyebrows???

I am entering Fred into the following challenges - a couple requiring you to use kraft cardstock, and then the CR84FN colour challenge:

Thanks for stopping by - Craftilicious x


  1. This is fabulous ,I love

  2. I can see why you liked Fred! He's got something about him and he looks great on your card. Zx

  3. Such a cute and fun image - love the star borders!! Thanks for playing along with CR84FN this week!

  4. Oh he's so cute!! Thank you for joining in with us on Cute Card Thursday. Lol Lynn ♥

  5. Fred is so cute! Thanks so much for playing along with CR84FN!!!

  6. Isn't coloring on Kraft fun? I just love the look of it and what a SUPER DUPER CUTE image to boot! Thanks for playing along in my That's Krafty Thursday challenge! {{{hen hugs}}}

  7. Uhooi,,
    waw,, This card is good, beautiful and creative,,


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