Monday, August 2, 2010

Karen's Doodles Challenge.....ANYTHING GOES!!

This weeks challenge at Karen's Doodles Challenge blog is ANYTHING GOES! We combined the sister blogs into one, and this is our first week with the new DT. Head on over there to check it out! It is an easy challenge this week, so lets see if we can get a record # of entrants!!!!

There is also going to be a new way to award the prizes for the challenges:

* 1st Place Winner of 3 digi stamps of your choice from Karen's Doodles will be awarded by merit. The DT members will vote on their favorite entry. The winner will also get a Card of the Week blinkie to display on their blog

* 2nd Place Winner of 2 Digi stamps of your choice from Karen's Doodles

* 3rd Place Winner of 1 Digi stamp of your choice from Karen's Doodles will be chosen by

Still lots of prizes to win, so come check it out!!!!

My project this week is a tin to collect our Loonies and Toonies (Canadian $1 and $2 coins!!) for our trip to Hawaii in March!!! I used Tropical Party set, and coloured them all with Copics! It took a long time, a labour of love!!! The tin is an old SU! punch tin that they were selling off really cheap awhile ago. It was sitting in my "alterable" tubs (yes, I said TUBS...I have 3 big Rubbermaid tubs full of stuff to be altered...gulp!!!) and I figured it was PERFECT for this project!! I made the sentiment on my computer using Australian Sunset font.

I hope you will join us this week for the challenge!!! Thanks for stopping by!!!! Oh, and...any pointers on fun things to do in Oahu would be GREATLY appreciated.

I am entering this into the Cowgirl's Sunday Stamp-en Challenge! The challenge over there is Animals/Bugs!!! I am also entering it into Creative Inspirations challenge, which has an animal theme as well!! I think this fits in nicely with both!!!!! And one last challenge this fits in with, is at Alphabet Challenge - the letter this week is N for NATURE!



Anne said...

awwwwwwwww this is cute as a button Chris
Anne x

Anonymous said...

wauw i love your box. What a good idea, also fun when the project isn´t a card. Lovely coloring.
Dorte aka dot-scrap

Christine said...

What a great altered tin, Chris! Wow, that was a lot of colouring, what a lot of work you put into this!

Nancy said...

What a brilliant idea, Chris:O) Love these cuties, beautiful colouring.
Hugs, Nancy;O)

Annette Bowes said...

Fantastic project Chris, can see it would have taken sometime colouring lol! But so worth it, hope you have a fantasic time, look forward to seeing some pics of you in your hawaii attire lol! Thank you for joining us over at Cowgirl Up Sunday Stampen Challenge, hope to see you next week, take careX:)

Queen La Rubba said...

Oh Cat! This is just so fun! So colorful! Just love it! FAB!
Thank you for joining us for "COWGIRL’S SUNDAY STAMP CHALLENGE"! I look forward to seeing more of your SUPER FABULOUS crafty works in the future!
Rach ~ Queen La Rubba

Lorraine said...

oh wow this is gorgeous love the colour combo and your colouring,thankyou for entering with us at CSSC this week and goodluck huni xx

Unknown said...

Oh my gosh.. I love the scene...just fab!!

Thanks for sharing it with us over at cowgirl up xx

Unknown said...

Beautiful, fun card! I just love Rosie!

Tigger a(r)t work said...

*woooow* what a beautiful box, i love it!!! and your scene, great!!!!!
Thank you for sharing it with us at Cowgirl‘s Sunday Stamp‘en Challenge and i hope you will be back next week for our new challenge, with one of your great artwork!! :o)


Claire said...

Fabby altered tin, love the bright colours and the image is gorgeous!
Thanks for joining us at Cowgirls Sunday Stampen Challenge, hope to see you again next week
claire xx

Unknown said...

Love your tin! The image & colours are fab! Hope you get plenty of Loonies & Toonies for your trip! Thanks for joining the Alphabet Challenge x

Poppet said...

Great project Chris, the colouring if fab and I love your glossy & sparkly accents on sun, drink and starfish. I hope your tin will be bulging by March. Thank you for sharing your project with us at CSSC and we hope to see you again next week. :-) xx

Carolina said...

Very beautiful card. Great image.
Thank you for joining the alphabet challenge

Beccy said...

What a fabulous creation thanks for playing along with CSSC - hope to see you next week.
Hugs Beccy x

fairie said...

Hehehehe...they look like they are having such fun. Wish I could say the same. I'm diggin' the box. Thanks for joining us at CSSC. Hope to see you next week.

Joey said...

Fabulous creation Chris, lovely image choice, sorry I havent stopped by sooner. Joey.x

Peri said...

Totally tropical! What a great project! Just wanted to drop by to say 'hello' and 'looking forward to working with you at KD's'.
Peri x

shulsart said...

Chris, this is just so cute. You did a fabulous job coloring that image, you are right it is a little time consuming but so worth it. What a lovely project.

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