Friday, March 28, 2014

Isabelle's ice cream

     It's Bellarific Friday at Stamping Bella which means Emily is going to be showing off all the fantastic creations from the Stamping Bella DT and the Sistahood.  This weeks challenge was another great sketch.


     I used Uptown Girl "Isabelle Loves Her Ice Cream" for my card.  Sorry for the stinky photo.  The light seems to have zeroed in on the peaches and made them glare.  Here's a closer look at Izzy.

Copics Used:
skin--E000, E00, E11, E13, R20, R30
hair--E31, E33, E35, YR21, Y21, Y11
dress--E000, E01, E93, E95, E97
chair--E41, N9
ice cream--E31, E33, E51, E21, E23, E25, E27, E50, G40, G43, G46
grass--YG03, YG93, YG95, YG99

     The new challenge is to use the yummy colors from this inspirational photo.  Gorgeous!

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     Thanks for all the well wishes.  I'm still feeling pretty rough so I'd appreciate the continued thoughts and prayers very much.  Have a fabulous weekend!

Paper--Crate Paper "Party Day", Bazzill, Recollections, Copic XPress-it Blending card
Stamps--Stamping Bella "Isabelle loves her Ice Cream", sentiment from SugarPea Designs "A Bushel and a Peck"
Ink--Memento Tuxedo Black and Rich Cocoa; Sakura white, clear, and gold gel pens
Tools--Lil' Inker Designs Mini Bow and Of the Heart dies, Martha Stewart doily border die, sewing machine
Miscellaneous--Diamond Stickles, Michaels flowers, buttons from my stash, Inkadinkado Blending chalks


  1. Wow Tracy, this is gorgeous! Love your colours, and your take on the sketch this week. Love your colouring you always know where to do your shading to make it so real looking. And your background blue shading - perfection!. This card not only speaks celebration, but it makes me smile, so pretty, so fun- you ROCK!

  2. This is beautiful Tracy, I love the light blue shading. Lovely, Hugs, joann

  3. Just beautiful, Tracy!!! The image looks wonderful as always…and I love your sweet paper and the colors you've chosen! Praying for you, dear!

  4. Beautiful creation, Tracy! Love the vellum in the bacground and all the pretty embellies.

  5. Totally love these images, some of my all time favs! The colors you've chosen are scrumptous and the blue background is so gorgeously done! Sending you healing thoughts and prayers! Hugs!

  6. This is gorgeous, Tracy!! Love the color combo you used here. That soft apricot color just makes me super happy. Love your coloring job, and the scalloped vellum strip down the center is fabulous. Really love the puffy bow in the corner, too.
    So sorry to hear you're not feeling well. Wishing you a speedy recovery!

  7. I just love this card.. your post answered my prayers.. have a commission for a sweet 16 card/shadow box and I struggled to find an image that was not too grown up and not too baby and this is it! Soooo beautifully colored and eembellished! xxx Ann Marie

  8. Oh my goodness is this ever gorgeous!! I love love this sweet image and the soft feminine colors you used! The background dps and embellies couldnt be more perfect!!

  9. Hi Tracy, I love this card and especially the colors you used. Love the soft peach dress! You certainly come up with the best color combinations. Just sent you a quick email. Hugs, Geri N.

  10. This is gorgeous, Tracy! I love the colors and the fun image! Awesome coloring, as always! Really hope you are feeling better soon.

  11. Your card is gorgeous Tracy. I love the pretty image, your colouring is wonderful. The papers and details you have added are so beautiful too.
    I do hope you start to feel better soon.
    Take care, sending you hugs.
    Sue xx

  12. Wowzers Tracy, your birthday card is awesome, love your colouring and the pretty papers you've used here, fab card!! Hugs, Ira
    Ira’s Crea Corner

  13. This is so soft and pretty Tracy! Feel better honey.

  14. just love that image and the colours and layout are gorgeous!
    Kim x

  15. Love your sweet card! Izzy is fabulous and your take on the sketch is gorgeous. Feel better! Now, I need to go find some ice cream ...

  16. Perfectly peachy and so very sweet :) Love the softness to this beautiful card. Hope you feel much better very soon!

  17. She is just perfect Tracy! I would SO love to have an ice cream right now but its still chilly here a bit. Can't wait for summer to come by soon. Hope you feel better soon.

  18. Gorgeous card, what beautiful colours.

  19. Gorgeous card!! Have a fab weekend! Laura xx

  20. Oh, I'm so sorry you still aren't feeling well, you are in my thoughts so sending good ones your way. Your coloring on this is perfection! So soft and pretty, I just love it!

  21. OH can tell Spring is in the favorite color you use is coming back! WOO HOO!! The peach colors make me swoon and I love this card Hick! That little duo of hearts with buttons is adorable too. WOAH..just noticed the papers are party hats...too cute and the vellum runner...awesome!
    Beautiful card my friend and without a doubt I'll continue to keep your health in my prayers.
    Maybe a Twinkie would make you feel more better?????? LOL!
    Twang :)

  22. I love her dress and that ice cream is just tempting, Tracy. :)
    I dig the chair, too - perfect touch!
    Have a great weekend...

  23. A gorgeous card in lovely colours and such a sweet image. Your colouring is fantastic and I like the way you did the background as well. Fab work! hugs, Marlies

  24. This is so sweet! I love that image!

    Your last comment on my blog had me laughing! Thank you!


  25. love taht stamp and the colors taht you used in the card are so pretty, so an orange smoothie

  26. This is amazing!! Absolutely fabulous right down to those sweet little hearts!

  27. Darling image (I do like ice cream) your coloring is fabulous.

  28. What a sweet image. Your coloring is fabulous and your design paper is just perfect.

  29. Gorgeous card Tracy, the colours are beautiful and love the sketch and detail you added.
    Keeping you in Prayer sweetie, Hope you feel better real soon xxxx
    Hugs Mau xx

  30. What a cute image! I love the girly colors of this one.

  31. Absolutely stunning!
    Lovely image and your colouring is amazing:)
    Beautiful design, hugs:)

  32. wow wow wow!!! soooo beautiful!! hugs, tess.


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