Tuesday, April 28, 2009

A Sneak Peek at Freedom!


Today's card uses colors from the SCS Color Challenge 216: Basic Black, Old Olive and Real Red. We could also choose Very Vanilla or Whisper White. My sweet friend, Betty Wright, is hosting today!

I chose Very Vanilla and stamped the eagle in Palette Noir Black, then watercolored lightly with More Mustard, Basic Gray, and Creamy Caramel. The black panel is also pierced at the top (like the red at the bottom) but the picture doesn't pick that up~

I chose images from new May 1st releases by Our Daily Bread designs. There are three new sets available this Friday -- all patriotic! Be sure to come back on the 1st and see what else is going on at ODBD! We will have a fun sketch challenge for you!

Check out these Sneak Peeks!

Stamps: Our Daily Bread designs
Paper: Real, Red, Basic Black, Old Olive, Very Vanilla, Stampin' Up! DP
Ink: Palette Noir Black, More Mustard, Creamy Caramel, Basic Gray
Accessories: gold star brads, Nestabilities, Paper Frills (Doodlebug), striped ribbon, paper piercer
Techniques: watercolor

11 comments:

Kelley said...

Hey, JAR...I love this card!! Awesome colors!

Connie said...

This is soooo wonderful, Judy! I just love this image! I must get it! LOL!!

bsgstamps4fun: Barb Gault said...

Wonderful patriotic card! Perfect!

Becky said...

This is awesome, a great patriotic card, I love how you layered this.

Colleen said...

This is a Great card!! Love it!!

Cheryl Walker said...

Beautiful card hun!!!! I love these new images you used, and your layout is wonderful !!!!!

Have a nice day!!!

Hugs,
Cheryl

Juliana said...

COOL CARD!!!
I love that quote!
Great coloring on the eagle!

Amy Sheffer said...

WOW!! Love what you've done with the new ODBD and the color combo!

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

Beautitful! Love this Eagle image!

My Paper Adventures said...

You did that new ODBD set proud!! I LOVE IT!!

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

Hi Judy!! What a gorgeous card!! I love that image!! :)