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Saturday, 30 August 2014

Ruby pearls in her hair

Hello everyone I hope you are all having a great weekend, I planned to have good crafty one but at the mo it's going very slowly nothing seems to be getting done.
But on that note I have a card for you that has been in the making for over a week I have had to stop and start it for one reason or another and have just got it finished (the glue is still wet)
A few weeks ago I very lucky to win a challenge and the prize was  some images from http://adayfordaisies.com/ of course I had a hard decision of picking which images to have  but I bet a lot of you can guess one the ones I picked due to the title of this post and you would be right it would have been silly of me not get it as it's just adorable



 All paper are freebies and have been distressed and matted onto each other (grey onto a red grain effect) then inked with iced spruce and barn door
I made the cute little tag and embossed the heart then while the embossing powder was still wet added some iridescent glitter
The sentiment was made on my computer and inked with barn door also

the image was coloured with my ever faithful promarkers colours used are



Blush, soft peach, sandstone (skin)
Cloud blue, cornflower (birdies)
Fire wood, cappuccino, shale, burnt umber, umber (hair)
Warm grey 5 (shading)
Ruby, Chilli red, red rooster (dress)
 Ruby red and rouge liquid pearls





 I coloured the gems with berry red PM  and used red satin ribbon from my stash


 finished off with an insert, I kept this one pretty simple plain white just bringing the line art into it to tie it together then inked the edges

well that is my card for today I will leave you with an arty view of image and a list of challenges I would like to enter it into
thanks for popping by

 http://craftingattheweekend.blogspot.co.uk/ ATG

http://www.hidinginmycraftroom.com/ ATG

http://brownsugarchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ ATG

http://creativecornerchallenges.blogspot.de/ ATG

 http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.co.uk/ ATG

http://myheartpiecesdigitalstampchallenge.blogspot.in/ Use a digi

12 comments:

Jo said...

Fabulous make Jacki, that's a stunning image...think I might have to go for a look-see over on that site. Hope you're enjoying the weekend....we're on countdown to back to school & college & I can't wait lol!
hugs Jo x

Always with a Sentiment said...

Hi Jacki. Oh wow, what a gorgeous creation and that image is adorable, beautifully coloured too.
You are definite on a roll with your fab cards.
Good Luck with the challenges.
Love Sandra xx

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,fabulous image and design.xxx

coops said...

so stunning jacki.i absolutely love this image and your colour combo and design is gorgeous :D

xx coops xx

Debbie said...

Beautiful card Jacki. A gorgeous image and so beautifully coloured. x

Michelle said...

WOW Jacki - beautiful card and the colouring is stunning - I have this image and it is one of my favourites. The reds work wonderfully with it! Michelle x

Pamellia Johnson said...

Wow, Jacki...just Wow!! The blues and reds together are spectacular and your image is beyond gorgeous! That long flowing hair is wonderful with the little pearls!! The perfect amount of bling to finish off! Just love it!! crafty hugs :)

Tonnie Deijkers said...

Gorgeous card thanks for joining us at brown sugar and good luck
Hugs Tonnie DT

Gea said...

I like your card he is soo nice. Thank you for Joining Brown Sugar Challenge Gr Gea B

Samantha A. said...

I love just about everything on this card! The colors, the image, the embellishments, and how classy it turned out!

WONDERFUL job!

Thanks for sharing at Hiding in My Craft Room!

Samantha
- HIMCR DT
- Clear it Out DT
Designs by Sammy

Jenscrapstoo said...

Beautiful card!! Love the image and the way you have coloured it!!
Thanks for joining us at Hiding in my Craft Room
Cheers Jennie DTM
Jenscrapstoo

Marlene Atkinson said...

A gorgeous card. Love the colours. Thank you for sharing with us at My Heart Pieces Challenge. Marlene DT