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Tuesday, June 26, 2012


I printed two copies of this Mo Manning image called "Extra", colored the images with Copics and layered  the sculpted focal image.  Embellishments include lettered "Headlines" onto the newspaper regarding the 4th, a sentiment tag of "Happy Birthday USA", layers of DP, twine and a button.

This card should be eligible for the following
Fussy & Fancy #65 - Boy Attitude
Top Tip Tuesday #79 - Stars and Stripes
DP2 Chaqllenge #140 - Masculine
Robyn's Fetish #113 - No Flowers Anywhere at All
Catch the Bug - Recipe: twine, buttons & a sentiment
Pile it On #26 - Make Your Own Embellishment (tag & sculpted 3-D image)
2 Sisters #97 - Anything Goes

IMAGES:  The focal image is "Extra" by Mo Manning found at Digital Pencil Too  
PAPER:  Neenah Classic Crest Solar White 80# Cover Wt. used for the images;  DP is from The Paper Studio - "Back to Basics"
EMBELLISHMENTS: Twine, button and tag from my endless stash.
INKS: the image is printed on a Canon PIXMA printer & colored with Copics:


  1. Oh, this is truly lovely. This little rascal always reminds me of Twain's Huck or Tom Sawyer and makes me giggle. He's adorable and perfect for the 4th of July. Love the sentiment too!
    Thanks for playing along at Mo's this week!
    Hugs, Iulia

  2. LOve your layering on this card and the little tag that you made is perfect. Thanks so much for joining us today at the Pile it On Challenge!

  3. Fab card and layout. Great image. Thanks for joining us at Robyns Fetish no followers at all challenge cheers Sue N x

  4. This is so cute, Ginny! Love the color combo and gingham paper! Great layering! Thanks for joining us for Mo's challenge this week!

  5. Fab card. I love the image and your colouring is great. Thank you for joining us at Fussy & Fancy.
    Sarah-Jane xx

  6. Adorable! I love him in red, white, and blue! Glad you joined us in Mo's Challenge.

  7. Hi Ginny! What a perfect boy card! I love the colors you used...and your papers are perfect! So glad you've joined us for this week's challenge at Mo's! Hugs. Pat Frank

  8. Great birthday card! I love the newsboy image. Thanks for joining us at Robyn's Fetish. Edwina

  9. He's adorable! I love those teeth. What a great image to use for a birthday card. Your card is wonderful and fits our challenge perfectly. :)

    Thank you so much for playing along with us at Top Tip Tuesday!
    Remember you can enter up to 3 projects and 3 tips.
    Have a great one!
    Lisa xx

  10. Great card and what a fantastic way of making that fab image into a 4th July image - LOVE IT!

    Thanks for joining us over at Top Tip Tuesday for our Stars and Stripes Challenge :)

    Carol x

  11. Super cute, love the red twine and blue button. Thanks for joining the Stars and Stripes Challenge at Top Tip Tuesday.

  12. Cute!!! Love that image!!! Thanks so much for participating in our PILE IT ON challenge!!!


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