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Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Let's go to the Fair

Summer time reminds me of the fair and my card today is a collage of fair images.  Playing along in the Simon Says Stamp and Show Anything Goes.

The plate has this wonderful Ice Cream churn.  I got this silly idea to put the boy into the pot kind of like a jack in the box. :)

Here is the full card:

I used bits and pieces from different sets to create my Fair Collage.  (Kudzu Kafe, Country Life, Vintage Circus, Whimsical Melange, Quote and Quotables)

The background is embossed and sponged with a light blue die ink.  The rest are stamped and colored with watercolor pencils. The banner is stamped and cut out and the letters are stickers.

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  1. I love your jack in the box idea and it works beautifully as does the bunting. Great card Suzz. Thanks so much for joining in the Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge. Tracy x

  2. OMG, so cute, love him coming out of the pail. Great job with collaging the images.

  3. You are so creative. Such a great card. it's got me smiling..


  4. this is super cute, I adore the sweet details...check this post out...

    enjoy *~*

  5. That's so very clever ... beautifully designed too

  6. Fun collaboration of AO images! Love the little boy popping out of the ice cream bucket! Fab coloring!

  7. so fabulous and creative - love the boy in a bucket!!! Thanks so much for joining us at Simon says Stamp & Show. Sarah.

  8. Fab mix of images for your collage Sue and I think the Jack in a Box idea for the little boy is fantastic. Love the expression on the pig's face, lol!

    Lesley Xx

  9. Congratulations on being chosen top 3 by Simon Says Stamp. Your design deserves it. Blessings!

  10. ...and after how many margarita's may I ask!! lol..this is a hoot Sue, I luv how you put it all together, and big congrats at Simon Says!!

  11. Ha ha, this made me smile BIG! Love it! And the piglet is too cute! Hugs! :)


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