My name is Cody (9 yrs old) and I like making cards with my mom too. I know mom was busy tonight cutting fabric, but I sneaked into her room and made a card too. She let me stay up late also. I hope I get up for church in the morning!
I wanted to make a card using the flag colors and I chose this card to case from the Featured Stamper here http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/ga...&ppuser=125756. My mom stamped the image for me because I dont press hard enough to make it dark. I don't care for mice, but these mice are cute! Did I say that? I colored the image with colored pencils and stamped stars on the b/g blue c/s too. I mounted the image to red, then to the blue c/s. I had fun creating tonight. Thanks for looking at my card. Time for bed!
What do you think?
Things I change:
2. left off ribbon
3. stamped random stars as the b/g
stamps: HM flag, misc su star
c/s: navy blue, white, red
ink: navy blue, black
accessories: colored pencils
Date: Sunday, November 22, 2009 GMT Views: 940
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Sun, Nov 22, 2009 @ 12:16 AM
WOW! Cody, you sure surprised me this morning to find you sitting in room making this card. How did you sneak in without me seeing you? Must of been in the attic. I love your coloring and the way you used your mind of your own to stamp the stars in the background. Love mom!
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Sun, Nov 22, 2009 @ 5:41 AM
Wow Cody- you and your brother are amazing!!!! I think it's so cool that you are stamping with your mom. When my son was younger, (he's 26 now) he used to show me how to shade when I colored because he learned in art class. Keep on stampin Cody~~