Monday, March 27, 2017

Unicorn Moon

     The spring equinox is always special, bringing a subtle change from the dark days of winter but even more magical is the first full moon of spring.  I always knew it was a time of fantastical creatures and now we have proof!  :-D


     The unicorn image is from Dragon's Lair Designs and, once again, I colored with polychromos pencils.  If I keep practicing with them, I might actually get good.  I did add a few glittery stars to the sky with a sparkle gel pen but they just don't show in the photo.  After coloring, I cut the image with a plain square die (QuicKutz) and mounted it in the center of a larger blue CS square, which I put on the front of the card base.

     All the leaves were cut from scrap CS with a die from Cheery Lynn and they are embossed, giving the card some great texture.  The orchid flowers were in my stash.  I have no idea how long I've had them but I don't think I've ever used them so it definitely was time.  They, too, added texture.

     Challenges:
Brown Sugar
Colour Crazy Craft
Come and Get It
Di's Digi Designs
Jo's Scrap Shack
Outlawz Festive Friday
Polkadoodles
Take It, Make It

     That's all for me today.  Have a wonderful Monday and may your week be filled with creative pursuits.  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

16 comments:

  1. Happy Monday to you dear friend. I simply adore this card and the unicorn looks fabulous! Enjoy your day.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  2. Your creation is so magical indeed! I love the silhouette look of the images with the yellow moon behind! I never thought about this, but the night time is just as magical and pretty as the day! :) Thanks for sharing! Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*

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  3. I think you're already great with those pencils! Love the silhouette of that beautiful unicorn. Framed out perfect - and yes, I see BLUE! Love it!
    Lynn

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  4. Very cute card! Thank for playing with us at Di's Digi challenge.
    Nathalie DT

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  5. Great card - I love unicorns!
    Thank you for joining us at Jo’s Funday Friday Challenge . Good luck with your entry.
    Angie DT for  http://jwscrapshack.blogspot.com.au/...

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  6. Beautiful card. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Digi Designs. We would love to see you again ... Anet DTx

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  7. This is lovely, great image and love the framing.
    Faith
    x

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  8. Such a beautiful card thank you for joining into our challenge at Polkadoodles Challenge
    Michelle DT

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  9. Such a beauty! I love your coloring- that full moon is awesome! Wonderful card!

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  10. Ooh that unicorn looks awesome....TFS it with Brown Sugar Challenge!

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  11. Fabulous card. Love the unicorn silhouette and the leaf border. Thanks for playing along with us this week at Jo's Fun Friday. AJ DT JSS

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  12. Lovely card and great coloured background, it really shows off the unicorn. Thanks for sharing with us at Dragons Lair Designs. Pippa DT

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  13. lovely card thanks for entering the stamping with dragon challenge

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  14. Wonderful. Thanks for joining us for our Anything Goes Polkadoodles Challenge

    Karon DT, Polkadoodles

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  15. Stunning card, love it! Thanks so much for joining us at Polkadoodles
    Claire xx

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  16. Fabulous card. Thank you for joining us for our 'Anything Goes' Challenge at Colour Crazy Challenge. Hugs Lisa xxx

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