Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Oh, Christmas Tree! Oh, Christmas Tree!

So how cute is this choir of children?!!   I love their sweet faces.  It looks like they're singing their little hearts out. The image is from Mo, and I think it's just adorable.  I've colored them to look like a happy little Christmas tree--the green part of their choir robes is the tree, the red books are the ornaments, and the gold trim is the garland!  I colored this image while I was visiting my Mother, and I forgot to bring it home with me when I left.  She mailed it to me, so I could enter it in this week's challenge at DP2.  Isn't that awesome?!  Thanks Mommy!  Suprinsingly, it's the first time I've entered one of Mo's challenges and they're already on challenge #9!  I'm also entering it in Cupcake Craft Challenge.  Their challenge this week is "Sing a Christmas Carol."

On a side note: The striped paper reminds me of those fruit punch candy canes. I can't decide how I feel about those "designer" flavors. Something about fruit punch and bubble gum flavored candy canes seems wrong. Thoughts?

Thanks for looking!


susan said...

Those kids are CUTE! They are the best looking choir I have seen in a long time! LOL! I like the tree idea, too. Hmmm! Did you use gold gel pen for the gold garland part? And I think you are right! Gotta keep the candy canes PEPPERMINT! Sometimes, you just can't change certain things without ruining them, right?
Great card! Keep them coming!

Elaine L. said...

Absolutely adorable! A very sweet card. Thanks for joining us in Mo's challenge this week. Hope you'll be back again and again!

The Wired Angel said...

Wow Erin.. that's some terrific coloring and your card is so sweet.. such little cherub faces and you captured so much personality. Thanks for playing along with us at Mo's challenge this week. Although it's your first with us, I guarantee it won't be your last!! Hugs, Peggy

The Crafty Den said...

What a cute card. I love the image and the papers are gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at cupcake craft challenge this week. Hugs, Denise x

Shelly said...

Love the colouring of the image! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake Craft Challenge!
Shelly ;)

Lola said...

I like all the weird flavored candy canes. That might be because I don't really like peppermint... But I'm glad you were able to make an adorable card out of that image. It was sad seeing it left behind knowing you took so much effort coloring it.

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