Saturday, October 2, 2010

Happy World Cardmaking Day!

Hi everyone and Happy Saturday and Happy World Cardmaking Day! :) I hope you all get lots of time in the craft room today :) Any exciting plans for the weekend? Today I'm going to go see the movie Wall Street with a friend (hubby has opted to stay home and watch football :) ). Tomorrow I plan to do some chores and craft :)




For my card today, I decided to ink up this absolutely gorgeous image from Sweet Pea Stamps. This particular image is called Lilly Dream and I think she is absolutely gorgeous. I had so much fun coloring her up. I colored her with copics and then sponged around the image with SU's Bashful Blue ink using my blending tool. Next I created my card base out of SU cardstock. My DP is from The American Paper Co. (I got it at Michael's). For some finishing touches, I added a bow (tied with my Bow Easy tool), pearls, and roses from Wild Orchid Crafts. What do you think?

Well, that's it from me today. Thank you all so much as always for stopping by. Have a wonderful weekend!

15 comments:

Cindy Haffner said...

Christine she is GORGEOUS!

Diamond Doll said...

Gorgeous card Christine and such yummy papers and flowers.
(hugs)
Trish (-:

Kim Piggott said...

Such a gorgeous card Christine love those colours!
hugs
kim x

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

This is gorgeous Christine!! I so love your coloring of this fun image and the yummy papers and flowers.
hugs,
Chris

Belinda said...

This is lovely! So pretty and love the cluster of flowers!

HappyCrafter said...

This is gorgeous! Haven't seen that image yet, and she is lovely, and you coloured her so naturally :-) Enjoy your weekend.

cabio's craft corner said...

She is gorgeous and beautiful Christine. Love your design on this card. Very pretty!
Hugs,
Cabio

Angela said...

Beautiful work, Christine! Those are gorgeous colors and papers. I will have to looks for that set at Michaels next time I'm there. You've colored this image wonderfully! hugs, Angela

marsha said...

Just gorgeous Christine! Love your colors and what a great "vamp" look!
Hugs,
Marsha

Connie said...

Lovely Christine! Hmmm, maybe I ought to go dig out my bow easy, your bows look so nice.
Love your color combo also!
Connie

Crystal said...

WOW Christine I JUST LOVE how you color these images..This pink is absolutely BEAUTIFUL!!!! Stunning creation, WOOOWEEE

Gina said...

Very pretty as always!! Hope you got in lots of crafting time, I did too, even with a afternoon movie.

Marlene said...

WOW! Gorgeousness!!!

Thank you for hopping over to my blog during the "Little Hop of Horrors" Halloween Blog Hop. Appreciate it!

scrapfancy said...

She is so mystrious. I love her and the colors are great.

jimlynn said...

Just a knock dead gorgeous card!!!!! LOVE IT.
Lynn

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