Saturday, September 22, 2012

11th Anniversary card for my hubby

Hello there crafting friends,

I have a card for you with a little bit of  an "adult humor" heehee the image is sweet... just my mind is a little... well twisted LOL. My hubby and I have been together since high school and married 3 years ago. So when some of our old buddies see us they think we've been together for eternity. Our wedding vows say to be together "until death do us part" and we were thinking like wth! lol I still want to be with you beyond that (is that weird?) So what perfect image to use the Addams couple heehee. Wait, did they ever die in the story? I don't know... but I thought the sentiment was rather funny and I know he'll like it. Enough rambling here is the card:

The digi images are from Simply Betty Stamps. 
Christian Addams digi
and Betty Addams digi

I made him tall he's 6'2'' and I'm... well I'm under 5' lol. I flipped 
Betty Addams so she looks like she's looking at Christian Addams.
(Note: Christian's hair is not curly/wavy but I have permission from 
Betty Roberts the owner of Simply Betty stamps for 
changing only the hair texture for this particular card)

This is when I was done coloring. 
All skin tones and flowers are done with Copic markers
and the the clothing is done with Spectrum Noirs.

I used a recipe for this card from Designed to Color 
but we had to hunt for the recipe ingredients.
I hope I got them all correct. 

  • A colored image: I colored Christian Addams and Betty Addams
  • Something Doodled: I "doodled his curly/wavy hair" I also doodled little white stars. 
  • Bling Bling! I used bling for her "wedding ring" and on the left corner. 
  • 2 or more patterned papers: I used 4 (LOL) all from DCWC the immortal love stack
  • twine: I have one holding the Love you charm that I "died" red with a Copic marker.
I had fun coloring the image; the sketch for the card was a little challenging for me but my hubby likes the card. Hope you like it too. Thank you so much for stopping by.

Crafty hugs,

Katya Bess

Entered my card at:
You have to hunt for the ingredients I may have missed one or misunderstood one so make sure to check it out for yourself ;) 

Anything Goes

Boys/Men

3 of something

11 comments:

  1. You did an awesome job! I LOVE the card! Happy Anniversary!!!

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  2. Oh this is just FANTASTIC!! what an awesome job! I hope you have a wonderful Anniversary!!!
    Hugs

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  3. I love, love, love this card, sentiment and all!!! Super cute! You're hubby is sure to love it!! Happy Anniversary!

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  4. Ahhhh, what a fabulous and great card!!! Happy 11th anniversary!!!

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  5. ha! love your sense of humor! what a fun card, and happy anni to you! thanks so much for linking up for our 1000th fan celebration at Designed to Color! :)

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  6. Wonderful card! Love how you were able to make the images work for you and your hubby. Happy Anniversary! That sentiment makes me giggle. Oh and your coloring is gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at Forever Night Challenges this week :)

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  7. A lovely card thanks for sharing with us at ForeverNight
    Hugs xxx

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  8. What a fabulous anniversary card! Love that image and you have coloured it beautifully! Thank you for sharing with us at Forever night challenges and hope to see you again at our new challenge. Hugs

    NIKKI DT

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  9. I Love this! So original and beautiful!

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  10. I don't like this card, I love it! It is great, wonderful, gorgeous! Great work!

    Mariangela ;-)

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