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Sunday, 18 August 2013

Monica - Hannah Lynn - Crafts and Me


Good evening everyone from the really bad blogger.  I have a peace offering for you so check back later.
I am starting to get used to the new glasses, I think??. Can still only spend a while on the pc without getting a headache, but hopefully that will improve this week.
I bought this Hannah Lynn image 'Monica' ages ago and finally got her inked up.


I think she is gorgeous. Wow now how many things did I use on this card that have never seen the light of day before?  Memory box dies Fabulous Phlox, Chloe stem, Dancing Poppies. Cheery Lynn  Spring Flower Burst Doily, and Tim Holz on the edge butterflies.
She is straight cut with the corners rounded and mounted on a SB labels 23. 


 I also went embossing mad and added black sparkle embossing powder to the mount and outer edge mat, and Frantage to the butterflies.


She is of course coloured with Promarkers, Flexmarkers and Triamarkers. Pearls and charm are from my stash. As a finishing touch I added glossy accents to her eyes, lips and to the butterfly in her hair.



The inside does match the front.

I am entering the following challenges:-


Thanks for taking the time to look

23 comments:

Sarah said...

Stunning card Eileen!! Glad to hear you are getting used to the glasses x

tilly's crafts said...

stunning card Eileen, love all the die cuts and details. hope you get used to the glasses soon - and that they help with the headaches!
Kim x

Doreen said...

Beautiful card,fab details,love this.xxx

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is stunning Eileen. I love the pretty image, your colouring is wonderful as always and the detailing is just gorgeous.
I hope you get used to your new glasses soon and that they help with the headaches
Sue xx

Jacqui's little piece of England said...

great card Eileen love your colours xx

Nonni said...

Beautiful card! So many pretty details to look at. Thanks for joining us at Digi Sketch Challenge!

Wendy L said...

Looks great,. xxxx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Wow wow wow Eileen I love it! Fabulous image I really want to have a go at one of these they are fabulous! You have coloured her brilliantly (of course)! Loving the frantage and your new (ish) dies! Susan x

Pat K said...

Stunningly beautiful! LOVE her hair and your dies are fabulous! hugs, xx

debby4000 said...

Absolutely love your gorgeous card.
luv
Debby

coops said...

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

xx coops xx

Lisa M said...

Just GORGEOUS and the most beautiful color choice and the embossing is perfection. :)

Thank you so much for playing along with us at Top Tip Tuesday and sharing your talents with us!
Hugs,
Lisa xx

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Eileen. I love the image and fab colour scheme. All your die cuts look great too.
Lorraine x

Wendy L said...

Wonderful card, love the flowers, thanks for joining us this week at Allsorts, xxxx

Lyndsey Turner said...

Beautiful card, love the gorgeous image and pretty papers and colours. Fab die cut flowers and just lov ethe frantaged butterfly border xx

Andrea said...

stunning card love the hair and the flowers are ace all works so well together Andrea

lalkygirl said...

wow what a fab card ,love how you coloured the hair
Thanks for joining us at this weeks I ♥ ProMarkers challenge.
good luck
Tracey x

I'm a Little Teapot said...

Oh my word...your card and image are gorgeous! What a fantastic card!!!

Tracy said...

I love your choice of image ,beautiful details, and the design too, thanks for joining Joanna Sheen challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Sara S. said...

Lovely card, and beautifully colored. Thanks for joining us this week at Card Crafter's Circle!

Alexandra♥ said...

Stunning card! I love you that frantaged butterfly border and your coloring of the image!

Thank you so much for joining Totally PaperCrafts challenge!
Hope you'll play along with us in the upcoming challenges too.

~Alexandra~

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Hi Eileen just popped back to thank you for entering this stunner in our challenge at Card Makin' Mamas, Susan x

craftybunny said...

Gorgeous.Just love all the purple shades.The butterflies and flowers are pretty additions.Thanks for joining us at Digi Sketch Challenge.Hope to see you again next time :D
Lisa x