Thursday, 29 May 2014

La La Land Singing Marci and Samaflora Flowers

I had the wonderful chance to play with the wonderful La La Land 'Singing Marci' Recently for a challenge over at Kit and Clowder website .. I loved her so much that I coloured her up again today for my DT project for samaflora 



I am rather new to this type of card and am still doing a lot of make do work- I substituted an embossing pen and embossing powders in white,pearl and copper for frantage... it doesn't give exactly the look I was going for, but I am still quite pleased with it!
I coloured the image in copics and my black,cool grey 5,4 and 3 promarkers. I then used the embossing pen to add random dots around the outside and repeated with each colour of embosing powder. I then used a paintbrush to add distress ink in vintage photo. I finished up with my gold contour glass paint! I cut a similar size rectangle from papermania oyster blush paper and added that at an angle behind it, distressing the edges. underneath those layers is a thinner rectangle also in the oyster blush papers , with a strip of pale pink lace underneath and some cotton lace from TillyFlops Creations (also on facebook under the same name)
I added the sentiment supplied with the image over the bottom right corner, and added a leafy swirl and a vintage style key charm.
to the left of the image and slightly under it i added half a paper doily, and then got to work with my flowers... I used a hand stamped script  rose, two vellum roses , one green and one blue, three blossoms, three wired buds, and four miniature roses - all flowers currently available from Samaflora are to be found in the albums on the page :)


I also added in a little resin cameo, a die cut heart and a large ivory satin bow with two oversize hatpins to the top right corner. I really hope you like what I have done today...and hopefully I will pick up some frantage and other bits and pieces soon!



Rachel



I would like to enter this in -

http://www.addictedtostamps-challenge.blogspot.com.au/ make your mark
http://www.addalittledazzle.com/dazzling-diva-challenge-27/
http://hambochallenges.blogspot.co.uk/2014/05/its-hambo-hoedown.html flowers
http://creativecardcrew.blogspot.co.uk/ shabby chic / vintage
http://tuesdaytaggers.blogspot.co.uk/ feminine and fancy

6 comments :

  1. Such a lovely and feminine card!!! I Love how you coloured the wonderfull image.
    Thank you so much for joining us at 'Try it on Tuesday' for our Feminine and Fancy challenge.

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  2. Great take on the challenge and love the image and coloring. Thanks for playing with us at TIOT.
    Hugz, Z

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  3. So pretty and cute. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Creative Card Crew.

    Hugs
    Cathy DT Member
    xxxxxx

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  4. I love that gorgeous blue and the pretty bow! Thanks so much for joining us at the Hambo Hoedown.

    Jeannie
    Hambo Stamps Design Team

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  5. Beautiful colouring of your sweet image. Love all the little added embellies too. Thanks for joining us at ATSM this week. Monika

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  6. Very beautiful. Your choice of embellishments is lovely too. Thanks so much for joining us this week at ATSM.

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