I wasn't sure whether to caption this card Silly Sydney or Not-So-Silly Sabrina. Because I used to love walking the dogs along the beach when I was still living with my family. But I'd never have worn heels like that, I'd have been barefoot...and all our dogs were bigger, so I guess this is Sydney looking all glamorous so she can attract Kai's attention.
I'll have to make a second card, DH is gasping and spluttering that I didn't use a palm tree - silly man, he didn't read about Sydney having dogs who dream of the beach too - and has begged for another card complete with palm tree.
As I posted a card to Elaine this morning, I'll send this to my sis instead, who walks her dogs on the beach and just today sent me an SOS email asking for the negative of one of their wedding photos which had their dog in it :D.
5 3/4" square base. Stamped and masked the Rubber Romance image. Stamped the Shore Thing sand and waves (Tattered Straw, Faded Jeans). Masked off each strip and sponged in the colours - Antique Linen for the sand, Weathered Wood and Forest Moss for the sea, Stormy Sky for the sky, Pine Needles for the mountain, Worn Lipstick and Spiced Marmalade for the sun. Coloured the image with H2Os. Added Liquid Pearls in Pewter to give the sort of leading look that was in the teapot.
Date: Tuesday, June 29, 2010 GMT Views: 811
Registered: December 19, 2006 Location: North Carolina Posts: 15588
Tue, Jun 29, 2010 @ 12:16 PM
Well now don`t i just love your sister! Anyone who has a dog in their wedding photo is my kind of people! And I agree with Lesley...this beach scene looks just fine with or without...perhaps she just passed by the palm tree! TFS!!
Registered: April 23, 2006 Location: Looking For Teapots! Posts: 59993
Tue, Jun 29, 2010 @ 3:22 PM
Rut roh! Hope you can find the wedding dog picture! Yikes! I get such a kick out of Mr. Cook22! He surely does keep you in line doesn't he! I can just hear him saying.....where's the palm???? I can even hear his irish accent!!!
I hope you two had a great lunch, how nice! And I am glad to see you got back home and could get to our teaparty!
Okay back to the card...its very cool! You did a great job of getting the teapot scene behind your dawg walker! Your coloring rocks Sabrina! Hope that outa control lobster doesn't get that little critter she's out walkin'!
Registered: November 17, 2006 Location: Nanaimo, British Columbia Posts: 47823
Tue, Jun 29, 2010 @ 5:42 PM
awesome scene, Sabrina.. wonderful colouring...love the liquid pearl borders.... I agree, it would be hard to walk in the sand with those heels... I bet she took them off and walked bare foot in the sand.tfs
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39842
Tue, Jun 29, 2010 @ 8:39 PM
Sabrina, is that you? hehe What a beautiful scene, a young lady walking her little doggie on the beach....and in hills. Must be California! Love your card. TFS :0)
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