Monday, July 25, 2011

Summer Vacation card

Ahh, the backyard pool.  My family had one and it was yellow.  Now my grandkids have one on my deck and we use it as soon as it gets warm...usually around the middle of May.  This image from Mo's Digital Pencil brings back good memories!



What i did:
This week i followed deconstructing jen's sketch...i like using her sketches...and it worked really well hiding the hose at the top.



Copics used:
Skin-E51, 53, 02
Skin behind goggles, dog's nose- E41, shading on dog's nose- E31
Dog's skin- E97, 99
Boy's hair, Bandaid- E34
Water- BG10. 15
Swimsuit- R35, B24
Pool- Y15, YR23
Fish-YG06
Grass, Hose- YG06, 17

Challenges:
Mo's Challenge Blog- Summer Vacation
Deconstructingjen- sketch
The Pink Elephant- Fun in the Sun
The Corrosive Challenge Blog-  All about kids

6 comments:

Elaine L. said...

I love the way you've colored this wonderful image! Love the yellow pool, especially. Glad you joined us in Mo's Challenge.

Lisa said...

Love the expression on that dogs face! Just adorable! Thanks for joining us at Mo's Digital Pencil this week!

Cecelia said...

Hello there;0) I love this image! I have many images from Mo and I love them. Thank you for joining us this week over at Corrosive;0)

Hugs xx
Cecelia B

Sheri (a.k.a PaperCrafty) said...

Very fun summer card!! Thank you so much for playing along with us at The Pink Elephant!!

Lysa said...

Great card & wonderful coloring!

Thanks for joining us at The Pink Elephant!

~*Joni said...

Maureen outdid herself with this cutie of an image! Wow - what a sweet card capturing the lazy hazy days of summer. Beautiful coloring and perfect for a little guy in your life! Thank you for playing along with our Sun challenge at The Pink Elephant!
~*Joni TPE DT