vrijdag 4 maart 2011

Challenge #56 Pearls and Lace

At Totally Papercraft Challenge Blog is a new Challenge!

Last week we had so many beautiful entries and it was so hard to choose the Top 3!
Really... you all did such a great work on the paper piecings!

This week the theme is Pearls and Lace.

Don't you love what my fantastic and creative teamladies made???
I'm stunned over how creative the've been again this week.
Make sure that you hop by their blogs and give them a cheer!

Here is my contribution for this week

Now the sponsors for this weeks challenge are really great!

Check out the Challenge blog to see what the prizes is!

There is a story behind this card that I would love to share with you.
On feb. 26th I did a workshop at Doe@Ding by Anita about coloring images with Distress ink... and here is my first, with Distress inked colored image. 
The big brown background is selfmade with a Tim Holtz Technique. I used the stamp from Crafty Secrets Floral Art, Antique linnen, Tea dye and Vintage photo.

Stamp is forever Friends easter from Doe@ding
Nesties round and petite scalloped circles round
Creatable by Marianne Design and swirls too
Design Papers by Forever Friends from Doe@ding
Rose is made from Tim Holtz Tattered Florals (technique by Anita)
Lace (colored with tye dye)  from Doe@ding
Used inks:
Antique linnen, Tea dye and Wild honey and tattered rose for bear.
Weathered wood and tattered rose for bunny
Wild Honey and dried marmalade for chick and butterfly
Clouds with selfmade cloudtemplate and tumbled Glass, Stormy sky and Chipped Sapphire. 
Grass is Shabby shutters and peeled paint.
The rose is made from White bazzil and stamped with Tim Holtz text stamp and colored with
Dried marmalade, spiced marmalade and wild honey.
Text stamp is from Crafty Secrets Floral art and colored with same inks as the rose.

Hope you like my little description and give it a try yourself and show us at the 
Challenge blog this week!

Thanks for stopping by and leaving a lovely comment.

7 opmerkingen:

Sue zei

Hi hun
a beautiful card,luv the little scene, awesome colouring, beautiful papers & embelies, have great weekend, sue,x

Lorraine A zei

aww ,, this is very cute Marion :-) the image is just soo cute and the papers and design are fab :-) I love the flower ! gorgeous :-)

Lols x x x

Mandi zei

Super card Marion
Such a cute image, love what you've done with the embellishmenting [is that a word? lol
mandi xx

Anne zei

Marion I just love this:) Those clouds are fab, you'd never believe that is your first attempt with distress inks. Well done you!!!
A smashing card
Anne x

Keep It Sweet and Simple zei

Awesome, creative card, Marion. The background paper is stunning. I hope we are going to see more of that.
Have a lovely weekend.
Caroline xxx

Carla zei

Your card is so beautiful. Your rose is stunning!!! Hugs,

Hanne zei

I really like your cards! Lovely details and wonderful backgrounds:)