Thursday, April 7, 2011

LOTV Challenge - Peach and Green!

Hi again! I'm back with a new challenge at Lili of the Valley Challenge Blog.  This week we want to see all your PEACH AND GREEN cards!  Our fabulous sponsor this week is none other than Wild Orchid Crafts. That means there will be one fantastic prize!!!

For this card I wanted a "Kathy look"! haha! She knows how much I love her work and I thought it would be fun to try her shabby look.   Mine doesn't look near as good as hers, but it was fun making it. I downloaded this freebie paper from Bearly Mine Designs, isn't it beautiful??? I used White Picket Fence Crackle paint around all the edges of all the paper and even used it a bit on the flowers!

This gives the flowers and paper a little "shabby" look. It's always fun to try something new.

You can see the paper blooms that I have embellished with chalk and pearl stamens from Wild Orchid Crafts.  They look a little like daisies and were a perfect compliment to the larger roses.

The little image is called "Fairies - On Tiptoe" colored in copics and can be found at the Lili of the Valley shop.


Ageeth Holster said...

Hi Dena, what a romantic card you made. Its wonderful!!
Hugs Ageeth xx

Judi said...

Oh NO!! She's gone and done it again!! Another FABULOUS card - how I hate you Dena, lol. Seriously though, LOVE these colours, and your layout is just PERFECT.


Judi xx

Margo said...

Wonderful and cute card !
I love it !

Hugs, Margo.

petra,s cards said...

stunning card!!!!
xx petra

*mieke* said...

What a wonderful card this is Dena! I love everythinh about it!
Hugs Mieke

Corine van der Zee said...

BEAUTIFUL!!!! Such delecate colors and beautiful details!

Hugs, Corine

Maria Therese said...

Gorgeous card and coloring!!! So love the blue "light" around her.

Kirsty-Anne (Kitty) said...

Hi wow this is just amazing she is coloured so exquisitely . Great idea for crackle paint must try that :P
Kitty :D

Anonymous said...

This is beautiful, fabulous colouring and gorgeous flowers!
Helen x

dolcreations said...

Such a beautiful card Dena! Gorgeous colouring and beautiful flowers!

Iulia said...

Hi, Dena!
Your card is just perfect in any possible way! First, I just adore your coloring style and I love this stamp! You have created such a beautiful blue shadowing around your image!
Great colors and layout too!Love it!
Have a great day sweetie!
Hugs, Iulia

Louise said...

Beautiful card Dena, great idea with the crakle paint,
Louise :)

Tab said...

Ooooh fabulous card, Dena, so pretty! Love the colours!
Hugs Tab xxx

Marlies said...

What a gorgeous card Dena! Great idea with the crackle paint and I love the sewing! Great image and fantastic colouring!
hugs, Marlies

Linda Palmer said...

This is a precious card. Love the color combo and love the way you colored the image. Beautiful card.

debby4000 said...

Fabulous card Dena, adorable image and colours.

Sharon said...

WOW just stunning Dena! I love the gorgeous paper and who would have guessed you'd have the perfect flowers too! (haha) I love the colour combination - just beautiful :)

Sharon x

Kathy said...

Another gorgeous card!! These colors are so pretty and the layout is fabulous too! Such a sweet image and it looks so pretty with the shabby style ~ which you do beautifully!!! I have to think anything you make is gorgeous anyways Dena!!!

Tracy said...

These papers are really pretty, and your image is so beautifully coloured, gorgeous creation.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Grenouille Greetings said...

Hey there Dena! I've been away again (been scheduling my posts) and now I'm back and trying to catch up again. Love this LOTV fairy with the pretty floral paper and gingham strip. You did the shabby thing really well! Love that white paint and those pretty flowers! Hugs, Lesley


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