Saturday, June 26, 2010


Here's a card for the Verve Challenge, week four. I opted for room two this week.
The sketch and a pic of the inspiration I chose. Can you see the giraffe on the wall?

I turned the sketch on its side so I could fit this adorable giraffe, that has no name! the image is in my folder with no name. I do not recall who created this adorable image. If any one out there knows, please share that info with me so I can give the credit to the rightful owner.

The sentiment is from Verve's 'Feel the Sun', the one of two sets that I own! It says, "Wherever you go, no matter the weather, always bring your own sunshine', by Anthony J. D'Angelo.
I inked only the one side of the embossing with Old Paper using the direct to paper technique.
Now that I look at this on the computer screen it could use a brad or two or three, but at the time I was finished it just looked good without any embellishments.
For now the giraffe's name is Sunshine and until the rightful owner claims him!!!! They should make giraffes wear a collar and name tag, don't you think?
Thanks for coming by!

STAMPS: digital image from ???, Verve's Feel the Sun
PAPER: Choc Chip, Green Galore, 'rusty' scrap, Confetti Cream
INK: Old Paper
TOOLS: CB for embossing


Monika Reeck said...

cuuuute Giraffe....and he looks like he bring a letter great Idea Jo...great colors too..hugs, Monika your Pal :)

Sandi said...

another cute giraffe, and I love the color combinations. :)

Cheryl said...

He is cute! I love the sunny, bright feel of this.

Kathy said...

This is so cute, that was the same inspiration photo that caught my eye. Great bright colors, that giraffe is darling and love the sentiment with him, too.

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