Friday, April 18, 2014

Happy Today - FFFC #112 Pearls and Lace

Hello.  Happy Friday!

Today we're starting a new challenge at the Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge.  Our hostess is the lovely Ivonne and the new theme is 'Pearls and Lace'.  This challenge is being sponsored by Marianne Designs.  Make sure you pop over to Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge to get complete details of the challenge and how you can join in the fun.  And also check out the fabulous cards that my DT teammates have created to inspire you.

This is my DT card for the challenge...


I have used a few of our sponsor's Creatable dies to create the floral arrangements:


- LR0130 Designer Doily set (for the flower)
- LR0133 Open Flower Classic set (for the leaves)
- LR0249 Tiny Flower 2 (swirls/flourishes)

This beautiful image designed by Krista Smith...


is called Princess Rose Red.  It is a digi stamp and can be found at Krista's online shop Saturated Canary.

Challenges for this card:
Stamping Sensations April Challenge - Use those dies and/or punches
Paper Crafting Journey - For that Special Lady
Hobby Cutz Challenge 43 - Bingo (lace, pearls, flowers)
Colour Me Creative Challenge #90 - Anything Goes
Digi Galore Challenges - Flowers
Sweet Stampin' Challenge - Flowers
A Little Bit Crafty April Challenge - The birds and the bees
Addicted to Stamps Challenge #91 - Anything Goes
Fab 'n' Funky Challenge #212 - Flower Power
Crafty Cardmakers and more... Challenge #114 - A Floral Profusion Handmade Flowers

That's it for me.  Thanks for stopping by.  Your visit is always very much appreciated.  Enjoy your day and have a fabulous weekend!


Materials and Tools Used
Sentiments:  Computer generated
Designer Papers:  From me+my BIG ideas Fashion District paper pad; Reminisce Tiptoe Through the Tulips; American Crafts a la Carte Florentine  
Dies:  Marianne Designs Creatables LR0130 Designer Doily set (flower), LR0133 Open Flower Classic set (leaves), LR0249 Tiny Flower 2 (flourish)
Miscellaneous:  Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink stamp pad Walnut Stain and Rusty Hinge; lace and pearls from my stash
Colouring medium:  Alcohol ink markers from Letraset - Promarkers and Pantone Trias 


32 comments:

XxJULESxX said...

Hi Norma gorgeous card!! your cards are always amazing i just love your designs!!.
Happy Easter!

Miranda Slagboom-de Groot said...

It's so pretty.
Hugs Miranda

julieprice3 said...

How pretty! I love the colour choice, very sweet
Hugs julie P

mgoll88 said...

Thats a very wonderfull card creation in a greta colour combo

LG
Michaela

Astrid said...

Beautiful Norma, such a gorgeous card.
I always can see the card is yours.
Happy Easter.
Hugs Astrid

Ivonne said...

Your card is stunning Norma. Love the colors, the lace and the beautiful flowers. The coloring is perfect as always. Love it! Hugs, Ivonne

Louise said...

Very pretty Norma, awesome colors and coloring. Love your flowers,
hugs Louise

Christine Dol said...

Incredible Norma. I just love your card. The way you colour and the way you do your flowers...stunning!
Have a happy easter!!!!

Christina said...

Woww this is a stunning card Norma!!
Hugs Kristel

Danielle Champagne said...

Happy Easter Norma, Your card is extraordinary!love love your flowers, and this pretty lady.gorgeous papers too. Hugs.

Izzwizz said...

Hi Norma, what a brilliant card. Those flowers are stunning! So unusual and really effective. Thanks for joining in with us at Stamping Sensations this month. Maddy x

Lin said...

Your fabulous lacey flowers are gorgeous and your colouring is absolutely to die for!

Thank you so much for sharing with us

Lin
Crafty Cardmakers and More

Mojca said...

Waaaaaaaaw! This is soooooo gorgeous! Just love the colours and the flowers are just stunning, cant stop looking!!! hugs! Mojca

Sue said...

Gorgeous card, Norma. Your pretty image is beautifully coloured and the papers and embellis really enhance it so well. Thank you for joining us at ATSM.

Ustvarjalni utrinki Tamara P. said...

Gorgeous
love the new flowers
hugs Tamara

Sammy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Norma! LOVE the colours and the lovely flowers! Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week. Sammy-x

mixamatoasties said...

Gorgeous card. Love the colours!

Thanks for sharing at Sweet Stampin' this week.

Susan

Nancee Purdum said...

This is beautiful Norma! You coloring is so beautiful! I love those flowers! So different! :) Nancee

April Rogers said...

Stunning Norma, Love her coloring, so realistic on her hair. Her braid looks 3D. Beautiful card!
xo Nana April

vic said...

Hi norma wow this is just stunning !! Gorgeous colouring she looks beautiful :)

Vic x

mixamatoasties said...

And it's me again.....

Thanks for sharing at Hobbycutz this week.

Susan

Beth Brovold said...

Hi Norma!! A STUNNING card...your beautiful image is coloured so wonderfully and your flowers...OH MY GOODNESS!! You never cease to inspire dear Norma!! Hope you are enjoying a wonderful Easter!!

Feebsy said...

Such a stunning card, your colouring is beautiful. I really like the lace theme you've created with the embellishments, I don't think I've seen flowers like that before and they're lovely.

Thanks for sharing with us at CCM&M
Feebsy
xx


Julie Reed said...

Gorgeous flowers and layout, I really love everything about this card. Thanks for sharing with us at CCM&M. Jules DT :)

Mary Lou said...

Norma darling....I am in awe!!! Those doily flowers are GORGEOUS!!!! Beautiful card!!
Hugs

Yvonne said...

Wow, stunning card. Absolutely gorgeous.

Deepti said...

Fabulous card :) I love ur coloring and the cluster of flowers on the card . Thank you for sharing with ATSM !!

brenda said...

A little late getting here Norma but wanted to say that your creation is lovely and just perfect for our Dies and Punches theme, thanks so much for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations challenge.

B x (Not sure if you entered my Grand Calibur candy here if not there is still time to do so)

Amanda said...

Hi Norma, Beautiful card!! Love those flowers you have die cut and made up. Beautifully coloured too.Thankyou for joining us at Digi Galore. Good Luck and hope to see you again soon.
Hugs Amanda (DT)

Judy Corner said...

Oh Norma this is gorgeous. I love those flowers. Beth is the one who inspired me with the Explosion Box. Judy x

Cindye Wile said...

WOW ... this is stunning. The coloring is fantastic and those flowers are beautiful
thanks for joining us at digi galore
cindye dt

Izzwizz said...

Gorgeous card, love the flowers. Thanks for joining in with us at Stamping Sensations this month. Maddy x

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