Ice cream – yum!

Imagine That’s Progressive Challenge for June features a portable ice cream parlour, what more  could you want on a hot summer’s day?

Materials used:SAM_1774(watermarked)
Imagine That Digi Set – Ice Cream Parlour
Deedee’s Digi Stamp Set – Ice cream truck
white stamping card
black and stripy card
white A4 sheet of card to made card blank
Copic pens

Method:
I printed out the image and the greeting onto the white stamping card along with some extra smaller images and greeting to make into ATC cards. I also printed out a small ice cream image which came from Deedee’s Digis DOM for July set. I coloured all the images in with Copics then trimmed the large image and sentiment to the size I wanted before matting onto black card. I also fussy cut the single ice cream cone. Using the white card I made an easel card blank and covered the front and the inside with the stripy card, having first run a black pen along the edges. I stuck the matted image to the top of the card and used the sentiment and ice cream cone inside the card as stoppers.

SAM_1776(watermarked)

With the smaller images, having coloured them I trimmed them down to ATC size and ran a black pen around the edges.

It has been a lovely hot and sunny day in Somerset today, so much so that I think an ice cream is called for right now!

Thanks for visiting. Take care.

Pippa

I would like to enter my card into:
Imagine That Digi of the Month challenge – June
Outlawz Greeting Card Challenge – Anything goes

Word Art Wednesday Challenge 189

About Pippa

I started crafting at an early age though not always successfully, my pillowcase tennis dress has, thankfully, disappeared into history. Funnily sewing is not something I enjoy! My favourite crafty activity has to be card making, especially stamping which I have been doing for over 20 years and am still a beginner, there is always something new to learn. I also enjoy knitting and crochet. I am not an artist, cannot even draw a straight line with a ruler, but I love colouring in, which is why stamping appeals so much. I am married, have recently retired from being a part time HLTA at a local village primary school, have two grown up daughters, both married and a mad cat called Finnegan. That, in a nutshell, is me.
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7 Responses to Ice cream – yum!

  1. Carole says:

    SWEET! What a super image. Jupiter and Venus converge

    • Carole says:

      Sweet. Thank you so much for taking time to post your very creative art with us this week at Word Art Wednesday, on our 189th Challenge. We appreciate you very much.
      Blessings, Carole

  2. Kris B. says:

    Awesome ATC and card Pippa!! Love your coloring, the black around the edge really ties it all together and the “scene” with sky and ground is clever ;0) Thanks so much for playing at Imagine That! digis by Kris this month!!

  3. Helen says:

    Great card and ATC – love them.

    Thanks for joining us at the Imagine That Challenge Blog,

    Helen x

  4. Beautiful card. Love your design Thank you so much for joining us at Imagine that Progressive Challenge this month..
    Linda K. DT

  5. SARN says:

    Brilliant card. Great image. PERFECT for the current weather we’re enjoying. xxx

  6. jmhave44 says:

    Very cool & delicious! Loved the way you’ve used this delightful DeeDee’s digi with the wonderful festive stripes of summer. Just makes me want some old fashioned ice cream. Have a great wkend, TFS & Hugs

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