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Saturday, 4 August 2012

Laura and Henri - Sarah Kay

Finally I get to post a card:).... it's been a busy week with DT cards and commissions.
Can I start by saying welcome to my new followers your support and comments are greatly appreciated.
Today's card is from a stamp I bought a couple of months ago and finally got to ink it up. It features a Sarah Kay image that I think is really cute.

I cut them with Spellbinders Grand labels 23 and made a faux nestie to frame them. My backing papers are Wild Rose Studios and from my stash. Flowers are from WOC. Leaves are a crealie die and butterfly is a Cheery Lynn. Lace and pearls from my stash.

They are coloured as always with Promarkers, Flexmarkers and Prisma pencils, and I added Distress Ink to the edges.

I added stickles to the butterfly and went with the trend and added platinum liquid pearls to add a little more depth to the image.

I am entering the following challenges:-

Thank you so much for looking. There will be a few more cards this week.


sue w. said...

Hi Eileen, fabulous card. I love the colours you have used and the layout and detail is wonderful.
Hugs Sue w.

Sue said...

Stunning card, the image is gorgeous and I love the colours and all the detailing


Marlena M. said...

Beautiful card~amazing coloring!

Migdalia said...

What a Beautiful card!Gorgeous!Lovely Image!
Thanks for joining us at DCD this week.
Creative M

Doreen said...

Oh this is gorgeous Eileen,love the beautiful image and

Kandy's Krafts said...

WOW, this is beautiful Eileen. Colours work so well together and top colouring as usual. Well done.

Shelby said...

This image is just so sweet! Love the color combo you've used and those orange flowers are perfection and of course your coloring totally rocked it.


Pat K said...

Fabulous card Eileen. I love the colours and sweet image. hugs, Pat K.x

Inkypinkydelights said...

A beautiful card Eileen! I love these Sarah Kay stamps. Hope your weekend is going well. Judy x

Ani said...

Wow! Your card is fabulous! Hugs, Ani
P.S I have a candy if you're interested

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

Beautiful card good luck with the I ♥ ProMarkers challenge. Hugs Ginny ♥

coops said...

wow so stunning eileen.i love your gorgeous colours and beautiful image and details :D

xx coops xx

Iwona Palamountain (Chupa) said...

So precious, great colouring and sponging! Many thanks for joining us at CASE Study! xxx

Rom-a said...

Bardzo gustowne. Ładnie dobrane kolory. Prawdziwa sztuka.

Trish and Treasure said...

Hi Eileen,
This is stunning, love the colours!!!
Hugs Trish

Denise said...

This is beautiful. Love that adorable image, great colour combo and pretty flowers.
Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week xx

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Eileen. Love the image. Your layout and colours look fabulous.
Lorraine x

cotnob said...

I love this card, such a sweet image and fab layout and colour combination.
Thank you for joining us at Bearly Mine Designs this week.

Karina said...

Such a beautiful card, Eileen. Love the autumnal colours you used. And your colouring of this sweet image is fabulous. Beautiful embellished, too.
Have a wonderful start into the new week.
Hugs, Karina

Andrea Ewen said...

What a beautiful color combination, lovely use of flowers and downright adorable image...and may I add...colored expertly! Thanks for joining us for our 2nd anniversary celebration at CASE Study!

Gita said...

Beautiful card. Love the colors!

jenny said...

Stunning card.....beautiful colours and cute image :)
Thanks for joining us at I Love Promarkers :)

Jenny xx

Sheila said...

Another stunning card Eileen, your colouring fantastic x

Lorraine said...

Beautiful as always Eileen. Stunning colours.

Andy Llewelyn-Brinsley said...

Don't know what to say now! (with my tongue firmly in cheek!!), I'd hate to put the kybosh on any more of your entries!!
You know I think all your cards are awesome and I will always tell you so, i am one of your biggest fans and love everything you do. Talking of which, this card is stunning, really love the way you have used the nestie and the faux one (or 'fauks' as Dawn Bibby used to say when she was on QVC), the little pearls in threes are such a great idea, I will deffo be nicking that one! Beautifully coloured as always and the colours of your fowers really make the image pop.
Be prepared now you are on a DT (plus having to do commissions too!), you will get very few chances to actually use the stamps you have bought. I got a tonne of them just before joining Squigglefly and Kenny K and I literally have no clue when I will every get to show them some ink!! I'm not grumbling though because I get to use some stunning images so it's a bit of a win-win really.
Hope you are okay and well done for being the only one to get the take that lyrics - I just knew you were a kindred spirit in the 'that' fanworld, best boy(man)band EVER.
See you on my blog sometime,

Kjersti said...

A gorgeous card Eileen, love the sweet image and the beautiful colours!
Sorry for being so incredibly late, but...Congratulations with the DT call - so well deserved!
Have a nice week!
Hugs Kjersti:)

Shirin Lim said...

You are just so talented, Eileen! Love all the cards you make. I'm a fan! This card is so, so sweet with all the autumn colours! Ahhh....Love is in the air... :)

Pauline said...

This is absolutely gorgeous Eileen! Love it!
Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week!

WeirdCat said...

Stunning card, lovely design and colour palette, thank you for joining us at I♥Promarkers this week
Ruth x

Clare said...

Such a sweet card, love it! Thanks for joining us at CASE Study.