Monday, August 30

The Greeting Farm ~ Sweet Anya Preview

this is a scheduled post... please scroll down for simon says stamps and show :)

Hey everyone!

I'm back with another preview from The Greeting Farm! Did you all happen to check out the Club Anya & Friends blog over the weekend to see the ADORABLE new "Oh, Boy" Ian previewed with the Saturday Sketch Challenge? He's so cute! Well we've got a SUPER SWEET counterpart to show off to you today...

INTRODUCING...SWEET ANYA!


How sweet is this little cutie, I love her springy curls gorgeous!!!

Supplies: Patterned Paper: October Afternoon: fly a kite;
Stamps: The Greeting Farm: sweet Anya;
Ink: Memento: black; Copic: markers*;
Ranger: distress inks: antique linen; frayed burlap; blue;
Dies: Spellbinders ~ Nestabilities: labels; ovals; PTI: bloom die; Martha Stewart:border punch;
Other: Adhesive stones; grungepaper; Prima: lace; 7gipsy's: Bias ribbon; 3D foam;

*Skin: E000, E00, 11, 13, Hair: E31, 35, 50, 51, Outfit: E04, RV34, B000, 91, 95, BG11, B60 and a little colourless blender!!!
 
You may remember this little 'sweetie' from the Design-your-Anya contest a few months back! Sweet Anya is the brainchild of Barbara Sproat, who just happens to be joining us today for today's preview! Please check out her creation and leave her some love! Without her, today wouldn't be as SWEET by any means :)

What's more? Barbara is GIVING AWAY a SWEET ANYA to one lucky commenter on her blog today, so be sure to visit and tell her how SWEET her design is!

And while you're at it, hop on over to the other DT's blogs because there are TWO MORE Sweet Anyas hidden away somewhere and you JUST MIGHT WIN one!

Barbara Sproat - our VERY special guest!
Alice Wertz - September Guest CA&F
Kim Costello <~ you're here :)

We'll be back on Wednesday with our "SWEET SEPTEMBER" Blog Hop, including the winners of SWEET Anya and LOTS more fun, so see you there and have a VERY sweet day, everyone!
 
Thanks for stopping by today, Big HuGs Kim :)

78 comments:

WickedPixie said...

Stunning! That is the perfect word for your coloring! :-)Traci

♥ Kristy Young ♥ said...

So stunning!! AND WOW check out your amazing colouring!!!
Kristy xx

Pöydän kulmalla näpertelijä said...

Gorgeous colours! Fab sample card.

Christine said...

This is beautiful! Your coloring is superb and your attention to detail is stunning!

Angie said...

Gorgeous card! I love your color combos and the coloring of Sweet Anya's Hair is absolutely amazing!!!

gobeagirl said...

Hi Kim. This is a great card. I don't know where to start.... I really love how you have colored Sweet Anya's hair. It has so much depth to it. WOW! I also love, love your dp and how her shirt brings it all together. Just an adorable card made with an adorable Anya. Have a great week, Hugs Lisa G

...just Barbara said...

Wow - stunning card and excellent coloring! I love the paper choice too! :-D

chiara_francy said...

delicious colors....

donna mikasa said...

Such a sweet card, Kim! Love your fabby coloring and patterned papers, too!

Happy Days said...

Fab card. x

faithnme said...

great card Kim.. you always blow me away with your creations.. love it..and I love suprises ;0)

Hugs,
Sharette

Jenny V. said...

Lovely card Kim! Your colors are perfect.

Thistleblue said...

Morning Kim, very sweet card love how you've coloured sweet anya's hair, she looks gorgeous!
Have a great day
hugs
Michelle
xx

MischievousFox said...

Yes, gorgeous!! I love her hair...thank you for putting which copic colors you used for that!! I'm just learning and I see so many stunning ways of coloring it's hard to keep it all straight. This is just beautiful!

Sandra said...

Gorgeous!!! Love the colouring! and the combo of colours for the whole card is just.... Perfect!

S

Minty Magic said...

Ah she is beautiful and fab colouring in. I love the papers you have used. Fab!!!!

A Touch of Flourish said...

Hi Kim, Another FAB card, i just love her, and the paper is just yummy! x

Andrea C said...

beautiful card x

Alice Wertz said...

this is gorgeous, Kim! fab coloring as always!!

Ola said...

Very beautiful, love the papers you chose... and your coloring in gorgeous!

Thank you so much for sharing!!!

~Ola
okj83 at live dot com

Stacy said...

fabulous coloring! such a sweet beauty!

Tink said...

Beautiful!

Sue D said...

Very sweet card and great coloring.

KanataNewf said...

oh she is adorable - and love how you framed the image.

Tasha said...

This is so beautiful! I love the design and the gorgeous OA papers. Your colourwork is fabulous
love tasha xx

Sonya said...

Fantastic Card. TFS!

Julie said...

oh my just love that hair

Jessica said...

this is so sweet! love the papers and the awesome coloring on this great stamp!!!

craft-princess said...

So precious! I love this card!!

Janet S said...

I love your coloring of this Sweet Anya. I just love my Nesties, too. :D Thanks for sharing with us during the blog hop today.

Wilfreda said...
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Wilfreda said...

Very Pretty!

Kelly Booth said...

So CUTE Kim...I adore the way you colored her!!!

Michellena317 said...

Wow! love the colors used on this card and her hair is done so perfectly!

Jenn Borjeson said...

LOVE LOVE LOVE it - love the way you colored her hair, the papers, the colors, it's gorgeous!

Sylvia/LittleTreasures said...

So very specail. Thanks for showing the Copic Colors, just started with them & will help me with my new purchases...

HazelQ said...

Beautiful card! Your coloring is amazing!! Thank you for the inspiration :)
Hugs
Hazel

Erin said...

Your coloring is so pretty.

Kimberly S said...

What a beautiful little card, and your coloring is truly amazing! :)

Mimi said...

WOW! Super adorable card! Love her hair... so SWEET! ;)

Shazza said...

this is adorbale, I love how you coloured her, especially the shading on her hair x

Lynda Nielsen said...

OHHHHHHH Kim, she's GORGEOUS!!! And your papers are delish too!
I Love what you've done here. I'm in heaven! So inspirational
Big Hugs,
Lynda

scrapn_momof2 said...

Amazing!! Your coloring is perfect. Adorable card!!

Sammi said...

This is really gorgeous Kim!
xxx

Roxy said...

Gorgeous, I don't know how you did her hair, but it looks sooooo real!

Heidi Brawley said...

wow. love how you colored her hair. So awesome. Hugs, Heidi B.

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Leanne said...

Gorgeous coloring Kim! I love how you did her hair! Beautiful as always!! TGS! Hugs,

the whimsical butterfly said...

Girl that is some AMAZING coloring! She's awesome!

Amber Hight said...

WOWEE! I love this one Kim, her hair is ROCKIN'!!!!!!!!

PinkBlingCrafter said...

OMG LOVE it. her hair is gorgeous. Great card

Beverly Steele said...

you rock i love your work tfs

Julye said...

Wow that hair and those wings, Thanks for sharing.

Jenny V. said...

Great card Kim. Your coloring is awesome.

Karyn Schultz said...

wowee, love your card! and I just love these new images!!

Sonya said...

Terrific card. TFS!

Stacy said...

That's one gorgeous looking pair and a gorgeous looking card!
Hugs, Stacy
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Pryn said...

Your coloring is absolutely STUNNING!! I love that red haid combo! I am signing up to follow so I do not miss any of your amazing work!!!

Melissa said...

Holy Cow, fantastic cards!! I need to have you give me a lesson in coloring!!

Genetta said...

another awesome coloring job! This card is amazing

Lillian Child said...

Kim - just discovered your blog page - WOW - what talent you have! I'm going to go grab a cup of coffee and look over your archives! I am now a follower as well. Simply wonderful!

BishopsMommie said...

cool rockin card love it love the colors

Cathy said...

Love LOVE the coloring on your card! Just fabulous! TFS!

Wilfreda said...

This is perfect. I love it!

Mona E said...

Beautiful card. Love the use of colors!

Mona E said...

Beautiful card. Love the use of colors!

Claudia said...

Oh I love the red hair! Has to be my favorite.

chrilvian said...

ooooooooooo great card

A Touch of Flourish said...

Just loving your colouring, i must practise harder. love tricia.xx

Jovita AKA Tia Goofy said...

stunning !!

Mindy said...

Great color choice!

Thanh Vo said...

All the details in this card ROCK!!! The ground, the background... the beautifully coloured couple!!!

JLJ Designs said...

Cute card! I love the red hair.

Jennifer

WJ said...

Wonderful cards, I especially love the red hair! TFS

Stacey said...

You are AMAZING!!!! I LOVE it! Your copic coloring talent is Incredible!

lorena b. said...

Wow! Your coloring has me speechless . . . i can't get over how cool her red hair looks!

Kathi said...

Wow, they are so very cool :)
XX Kathi

Billie A said...

Very cute love the colors love the girls hair how cute is that. Great card. I really like these stamps.

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