Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Edwin Goes to Ireland


Oh New England weather! We are experiencing a nice little snow storm; when it is all said and done 6 to 10 inches..Ugh! I shouldn't complain we really have any significant snow since October. But I want spring.

I made another St. Patty's decoration this time I used Edwin. The design is very simple. The clover is covered with some paper I picked up at Michaels.

I chose Edwin with the Butterfly. I removed the butterfly and added a shamrock. I colored him with Copic markers E000, E00, E11, E25, E31, E41, E42, E43, E50, R01, G21, G40, W00, and W1. I messed up his shirt so I stamped the shirt on the clay paper and wha la good as new. Creme de Chocolate Glimmer Mist was used to color the luggage. For the details on the luggage I used Copics and glitter pens. I found a map of Ireland online which I have used as part of the background. I used the Memory Box Elegant Scrollwork Die. To finish the project I used a muse token from Tim Holtz (Tradition) and added the checkered ribbon.

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16 comments:

  1. Cute! Love how you added the clover in Edwin's hand. Definitely a cute st. Patty's Day decoration. (but please, keep the snow storm up north!)

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  2. Cute as can be - now I can't get lost when I go to Ireland!I'm packed are you!!!!! I want snow so badly I could spit - but so far this winter, we have not had a flake - or at least flakes that stayed on the ground!
    Sandy

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  3. Cute, cute, cute! You're really into the swing of March already and way ahead of the rest of us! Great job...hugs...Barb <><

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  4. Fun and cute Edwin deco. Perfect shape for St. Patrick's day :o)
    Hugs,
    Cabio

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  5. What a clever idea, nicely done
    Hugs Julie P

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  6. Awe!! this is adorable Karen, what a fab St. Pat's card.
    Hugs
    Suzi x

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  7. Stunning card, I love the map for the beackground.
    Francy

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  8. Oh this is just adorable I love the background and the way you changed the butterfly to the clover!

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  9. I love everything about it!

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  10. very very cute!would make such a pretty luggage tag!
    Hugs.

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  11. Very Creative and Edwin looks fabulous! Wonderful card!
    Hugs, Cathy-Lynn

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  12. Wow so so adorable!!!!! Love this wee irish Edwin!!!!! Fabulous work again Karen!!!!! Love it!!!!!

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  13. That is so cute !!

    Hugs Monique

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  14. AWW!! This is absolutely adorable with your green shamrock theme and shapely design!! I love it!! ;)

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  15. Wow Karin, this is very cute. I love the map behind Edwin. Wonderful design.
    xxxSylvia

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