Saturday, June 21, 2008

Wild About It

Man, am I slow! I just realized last week how much I love Wild Wasabi. It was such a blecchhy green that did nothing for me for a whole year, and now that it's about to go bye-bye, I love it. Love it! Plus, it matches my green copic (G24 - Willow, fyi) that colored this fairy so pretty like. I'm gonna need some more paper that matches the marker I love so much. And maybe the ribbon. And the reinker, cuz you never know...

So, I thought, for fun, I would ask Shawn what he thought about my card. He's such a great guy and he's really good for humoring me when nobody else is here to ask. Yeah, it's summer and they're ALL here, but he was standing there, so I thought I'd ask. He said:

"Well, it's really green. And I like the touch of pink, that's nice. I see how the pink here (pointing to the ribbon) goes with the pink here (pointing to the cake). Except, what I would've done is, maybe, made the bow on her dress pink...or maybe here (her collar)...or the bow on her hat...maybe made those pink. But, it's beautiful." Well, knock me over with a feather. He's actually been paying attention. Isn't he cute?

Stamps: Limitless Labels (Papertrey), Patricia Birthdaycake (Stamping Bella), Ink: Brilliance Graphite Black (Tsukineko), Berry Sorbet (Papertrey), Paper: White, Sweet Blush & Berry Sorbet (Papertrey), Wild Wasabi (SU!), Accessories: Circle & flower punch (SU!), Sweet Blush ribbon (Papertrey), Copics, corner punch


Anonymous said...

This card is adorable! And, Shawn has some great ideas! Good for him! Yes, he IS cute!

Your Favorite Aunt

Anonymous said...

Wow, design ideas from a macho guy? Gotta hand it to him! But this is really soooo cute, and would be no matter what color. I do like the blecchy green, maybe because my latest painting has so much green in it ...
Bestest Mom Ever

Stephanie said...

Isn't it nice to know that the men are paying attention. I love the green color.

Ang said...

I told you he liked the
foofoo sheshe.
I think you should let him use your copics to color a bella or a fairy... I know he'd do an awesome job !


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