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Thursday 4 July 2013

Ruby - Sylvia Zet

Good evening everyone. Don't know about anyone else but I have been totally confused this week.  I thought it was only Google Reader that was going but found my dashboard had vanished as well so went into panic mode and joined Bloglovin. I then found yesterday that my dashboard was back and fully functional... phew... I have to admit I prefer this to other alternatives. 
Went back to work yesterday to find we were having a change around in the office and had to start emptying cupboards, cabinets and moving all my files etc.  It was a good move though. Went from being in a dark no sunshine part of the building to being beside the windows and lots of sunshine. I used to call the building I work in 'the cave' as it was so dark, but it was a pleasure to go in today. Anyway what I am getting around to is appologies for not getting around the blogs, too shattered to do anything yesterday after watching Murray's fantastic match, well the end of it. Still going to have to have another early night as I have an early start in the morning.

Enough of the waffle you cry..... I may no longer be a GD for Wee Stamps but couldn't resist colouring another one up :)  I have used 'Ruby'... I think she is gorgeous.

I just had to go with a lavender and lace version. She is cut with SB grand scalloped circles with a faux nestie behind her. The corners are from Joy crafts. The doily was square until I extended it (it was a gift from my friend Judy, thanks Judy). The squared pearl ribbon is from Hobby House. Flowers and lace from WOC. Pearls, ribbon and tiny jewel flowers from my stash. Backing paper from Nitwits.

She is coloured with Promarkers, Flexmarkers, Triamarkers and Prisma Pencils. I also added distress ink to the background, stickles to the centre of the flowers and Viva decor pen as highlights.

The inside does reflect the front.

I am entering the following challenges:-

Thanks for taking the time to look


Sarah said...

A stunning creation Eileen, I'd forgotten how good the Joy Crafts corners look. Perhaps I should get mine out from the cobwebs!! x

Sarah said...

Such a gorgeous card Eileen, I love the lace you've used and all the details are so pretty.Thank you so much for joining us at Allsorts this week x

Jacqui's little piece of England said...

This is a lovely card Eileen loving the colour xx

Sue said...

This is stunning Eileen. Such a pretty Wee image and your colouring is amazing. All your detailing is so beautiful too.
Sue xx

ellyscard creatief said...

Beautiful card,love the colors.
Gr Elly

debby4000 said...

Adorable and fabulous card.

Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

Hi Eileen what a stunning card! Lilac is one of my favourites so I really love it! Gorgeously embellished too! Have a good weekend, Susan x

coops said...

so stunning Eileen.your design is beautiful and I love your details and pretty image :D

xx coops xx

Kjersti said...

Your card is brilliant Eileen, beautiful colours and a great image!
Hope you have a great summer so far!
Hugs Kjersti:)

Betty said...

Gorgeous card beautiful design and colours. Thank you for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy this week

Shelby said...

Lovin all of this lush purple in your design and your coloring, especially of her hair, looks fantastic. Great card


Wishcraft said...

She's lovely, and you've coloured her beautifully! Gorgeous card :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Nat said...

Just gorgeous Eileen! Love the colours and fab layout.

Inkypinkydelights said...

This is fabulous Eileen. It goes without saying it is a lovely image, great layout and gorgeous details. Love your colours! Judy x

Karen C said...

Very girlie! Thanks for joining our challenge this week at Whoopsi Daisy! Hope to see you entering again soon!
Karen C (one of the Daisy Divas)

Pop's Cards said...

Gorgeous creation sweetie, huggles Pops x x x

Ger said...

Beautiful colouring and a gorgeous card! Thankyou for joining us this week at ABC Challenges

Jeanette (Forest Ranger) said...

Wow! This is an amazing card. I love purple and the lace is gorgeous, too! Very striking!!!

Thank you for participating in the Anything Goes Challenge at ABC Challenges!

Sheila said...

Gorgeous card, fantastic colouring. Great layout, all round fabulous x

Judith said...

What a great card Eileen - love the design! - thank you for playing along at whimsy stamps challenge hugs Judith x

Sarah said...

Gorgeous card, love your sweet image and layout, thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz, hugs, Sarah x