Thursday, January 15, 2009

Frog Prince

I got my stamps today from Doggone Stamps! Talk about fast shipping....wow! Well, I quickly got to work on this Frog prince, just could not wait to color him! I highlighted his warts with Stampin Up crystal effects, and highlighted the crown and his eyes (blue!!) with glitter pens. Coloring? Well, my trusty kohinor pencils!

The paper is from a paper pack I have from SEI called Dill Blossoms. The greens and browns seemed perfect for this slimy guy. The sentiment I created on my computer and just printed it off my printer. I made up the sentiment too...I think this would be a cute card for someone who just got engaged! Too bad I do not know anyone!

Here is the inside; sorry about the crooked picture! I have more stamps to work on over the next week, so check in...better yet, go over to Doggone Stamps and checkout what they have to offer! I hear they will be putting up some new stamps soon too, so keep checking in!

12 comments:

Carolyn Bounds said...

There could be no truer sentiment...I hate to think of all the toads I had to kiss before I met my prince. It's surprising that I don't have any warts. Hahaha:o) Yick!

Your card is hysterical!!! I love the way you colored Mr. Toad...so realistic...especially the warts. Another amazing card!!! I love it:o)

Hugs!
Carolyn

Macpurp said...

this is a cracking card,really funny!
I don't think I have ever seen a warty toad stamp before!
Love the papers and colours you have used.
love tina x

Juliana said...

Oh my goodness!!!! I love this image and sentiment!! (I am a frog lover, myself)
FABULOUS CARD!!! I love that you did the inside (I am pretty lazy about that)!! Can't wait to see what you do with the rest of your new stamps!!

(BTW-There is an award for you on my blog)

kadie said...

HAHA! This is so cute and hilarious! Another great card, Lauri.

Jana said...

This is too cute! And also one of my favorite stamps of theirs!

mochamama said...

way too funny Lauri and it made me stop and have flash backs to some of the frogs I've kissed....yucky

Nancy Ward said...

Hi Laurie,

Today I posted an entry on my blog with a link to yours.

Would you let me know if that's OK?

Thanks,

Nancy Ward
http://paperfriendly.blogspot.com

Jean said...

Fantastic job Lauri, you really did get them fast. He looks so lazy doesn't he? Funny!

MiamiKel said...

This is hilarious! I love everything about this! The PP is fantastic and this is one crazy, fun stamp!

Lorie said...

I love this card, Lauri!! That stamp is too funny, and I love it!! Your new stamp company has some wonderful stamps, and I can't wait to add a few to my collection. I also can't wait to see all the wonderful things you're going to creat with them! Keep 'em coming!!!

Lisa said...

No truer word Lauri... This is sooo cute, great colour way. I think what you have done inside is fab.

mitzikoons said...

Oh, I love this guy! He's so cute and just one of many of the stamps I had to have! Beautiful card and such a perfect sentiment!

 
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