Wednesday, 1 April 2015

Lady In Red...

Good Morning
This weeks challenge at Creative Inspirations is 
Anything Goes + Option of a Sketch.   
My DT card felt so gorgeous to make using the beautiful image 'party frock', supplied by 
All Dressed Up
This week's prize is from All Dressed Up and is 2 images of the winner's choice.

Here we are then, my DT card for this week's challenge -

I coloured this lovely lady with copics and used a dot of liquid pearls for her earring and head band.  I used some papers from K and Company Charlotte range to follow the sketch layout for this week's challenge.  I coloured the part of the scalloped card which peeps out with one of the red copics I used for the frock.  I distressed the edge of the image (and myself!) with Tea Dye Distress Ink.  (It still feels risky to me but I am battling my inner chimp because I so like the effect).

I added cheesecloth, flowers, button and twine from The Ribbon Girl and embellished the card with shimmer domes and adhesive pearls.  I also added a stick pin I made myself with some Creative Expressions Finishing Touches pins and gems.

Finally, after some deliberation because it is n't my favourite technique, (yet)! I added some texture paste.

So here we have this lovely lady in red, 
all dressed up with hopefully somewhere to go...xxx


Ingredients
All Dressed Up Digital Image - 'party frock'
Copic Markers
Liquid Pearls 
Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad 
Make it Colour Blending Cardstock from Quixotic Paperie
6 x 6 Scalloped Card by Craft Uk Ltd
Papers from K and Company Charlotte Range
Kraft Card and Doily by Papermania
Cheesecloth, Twine, Roses and Heart Button From The Ribbon Girl
Shimmer Domes and Adhesive Gems by Papermania
Collall All Purpose Glue
Tim Holtz Paper Distressing Tool
Daler Rowley Texture Paste

Inks Used
Copics - E0000, E00, E02, E11, R20, E41, E43, E44, 
R37, R39, R89, W0, W1
Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad - Tea Dye
Liquid Pearls - Silver Pearl


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Happy Crafting...
from Sue...xxx

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8 comments:

  1. This is really gorgeous Sue love all the texture and layers you have used..huggles Sue xx

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  2. Sue, I just love your work. Seriously, there is so much to look at, so many pretty details x

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  3. Another beauty Sue, the red dress looks gorgeous xx

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  4. Woww... she's so gorgeous Sue.. and your pure distress at DOING the distressing paid off so well as it's absolutely perfect!

    Hugs
    Christine x

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  5. A gorgeous card Sue, I love the image she looks fab and all the embellies are so pretty.
    Lorraine x

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  6. This combination of elegant image and details but all distressed and shabbied up with ink and texture paste just looks so wonderful, and I love the pops of red against the neutrals :-)

    Big hugs, Kat xx

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  7. Sue, this is typically lovely! Happy Easter xx

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  8. Gorgeous card and love the beautiful image,embellishments and fabulous texture
    Carol x

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