Tuesday, 13 July 2010

Crafty Sentiments Release Blog Hop 12th - 16th July 2010.

Thank you for joining us for Crafty Sentiments Release blog hop. This blog hop is running from July 12th-July 16th and will reveal a new image each day.

Below is a list of the designers that are showing this image


Pop over and see what they have made using this same image as myself.

As soon as I saw this super cute image by designer Cheryl Alger I thought of the anchor on a large ship and the captain shouting 'Ahoy there' so just had to use those things. The anchor itself was an svg I got from Aymee over at A Southernbelle's SVG's which I resized, I then added the chain effect links which I made in SCAL2 out of seperate rectangles, to give a little more effect to my card. The words Ahoy and birthday boy were cut using SCAL2 also with the font 'Hobo BT'. All the pieces were shadowed and raised on foam pads. I coloured my little 'Sailor Boy' with Promarkers and then mounted the top of him with foam pads and the bottom stuck down flat to give definition.

We also have a badge for the release. That is below!



To be eligible for the prize: You have until July 17th at 09:00 gmt to comment on each blog post that was a part of the 5 day hop and you MUST comment on the Crafty Sentiments Blog each day to let us know you have completed the hop. You must have the blog hop badge posted to your blog to be eligible. The prize is all 5 of the wonderful images shown on the hop.

6 comments:

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Kim,
I love what you have done with this fabulous image. The sailor theme is brilliant.
Hugs,
Fiona x

Hazel (Didos) said...

Hi Kim, Ah what a cute image and your card is brilliant. Love Hazelxo

Jennifer Scull said...

how fun to use that big anchor with this adorable sailor boy! :)

ribenaruby said...

Brilliant card, love the anchor in the background and ofcourse the cutey image!

Andie's Space said...

Hi Kim,
What a gorgeous card. Love the anchor & this little fella just looks adorable.
Hugs,
Andie xx

K Andrew said...

This is adorable--I love the anchor with the little sailor--super cute!
Thanks for visiting my blog--I'm a follower now of yours!

All the best-from my hands toyours,
KAndrew
www.kandrewdesigns.blogspot.com
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