Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Betty Bumblethorpe is Here

Just Inklined is a relatively new dig stamp line and they have a whole line of these expressive seniors. I had so much fun shopping and can’t wait to share more of them with you. I thought Betty Bumblethorpe fit perfectly with the quote.

Sketch Inspiration ~ Sketch for You to Try ~ August 21

Color Inspiration
365 Cards Day 177 ~ Color 4 Ways Add color 4 ways other than paper
I used toner, memento ink (images stamped on dotted orange DP), Copics for the image, Stickles

Just InkLined Challenge #1
Totally Stampalicious ~ Texture-licious Use 2 types of texture
I have glittered cardstock/stickles and smooth buttons.
Pile it On #33 ~ Let’s Get Cooking: Recipe
3 patterned papers, 2 stamped images, 7 buttons, ribbon, something clear (vellum quote)
Stamp Something Challenge ~ Digi Somethings

My Creation
Isn’t this image a hoot?
Image Detail

I used Diamond Stickles along the frame of Betty’s glasses for sparkle and Diamond Glaze for the lenses. I opted for a purple tinted locks as that will be my choice when the time comes.
I added Stickles to her slippers for some extra attitude.
Ins and Outs ~ Betty Bumblethorpe is Here
Stamps: Betty Bumblethorpe (Just InkLined), Tell it Like it Is (Inkadinkadoo)
Paper: DCWV, Bazzil, SU

Ink: Laser Printer; Memento Desert Sand; Copics (E50, 51; BG72; YR15, 21; V91, 93, 95, 99)

Accessories: Stickles (Lavender, Diamond Dust), Diamond Glaze, SU Ribbon, Buttons, Vellum Verse



  1. Fun card dear... I love the Betty with attitude :) and heart all the sparkles and shines :). Thanks for leaving wonderful words on my post. I know, the craft place is all about buying new stuffs and piling old stuffs as stash..lolzz
    HUgs, Neeti

  2. ha ha ha oh shes fabulous I love her thanks for joining inthe challenge Toni xx

  3. Lollllllllll oh boy this has certainly made me giggle Cat that image is absolutely brilliant and your colouring is perfect I love it.
    Lorraine x

  4. Hi Cat, you really do beautiful coloring. I am here through One Stop and wanted to compliment you on your gorgeous DT example card. It is beautiful.

  5. Lol so cute! Love your coloring.

  6. Okay, I am sitting here 'laughing out loud' - fabulous card right down to the glitter on her slippers!!

  7. I cracked up when I saw this!! Too stinking cute and excellent job!


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