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Wednesday, October 23, 2013

IN THE PINK!

Two post Wednesday for me again as it's also the I ♥ PROMARKERS new challenge day.  Our theme this week (#191) is 'Pink Hair' and our sponsor is the fabulous SHERRI BALDY. There will be 3 winners and each will receive 5  Bestie images, as used by the DT.   This is the first time I've ever coloured an image with pink hair, lol but I actually quite enjoyed doing this one.


My papers are Heidi Grace 'Daydream'  I cut the image using one of my nesties, traced around the die and then cut the mat.  It was then inked lightly with milled lavender distress ink.  I also used a Martha Stewart border punch,  Cheery Lynn corner and leaf dies and the lovely leaf and flower swirly die by Memory Box.

Entering into:
PASSION FOR PROMARKERS #221 - Give me a P.
CRAFT YOUR PASSION #185 - Think pink.
BESTIES NORWAY #4 - Use a punch.
MAKE IT MONDAY #163 - Anything goes.
SCRIBBLE & SCRAP #3 - Anything goes.
TTCRD - Anything goes.
613 AVENUE CREATE #42 - Anything goes.
OSAAT #186 - Anything goes.

23 comments:

Erin Stephenson said...

Gorgeous card. I love the flower arrangement you made. Your image is beautifully colored. Love her pink hair! Thank you for joining us at OSAAT. Good luck.

Chana said...

Hi, Lorraine! Oh, boy, I just love the composition of this card. Using the corner die cut, Stick pins and flower grouping on one side provide great contrast to the wonderful single leaf flourish die on the opposite side. It is a nice way to keep the composition balance and prevent heaviness in the design. Great design technique. Love the black accent layers and, of course, your image is colored to perfection! Thanks for leaving this propped against our front door here at 613 Avenue Create!
Hugz,
Chana, Owner

Margaret said...

Fabulous card. I love the image and your coloring is amazing. Love the hot pink hair. Great design. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week and hope you'll come back soon. Maggie - DT.

Denise Goeldner said...

lovely card and great colours and embellishments thanks for joining us at CYP ~ Denise DT

Chrissy said...

What a gorgeous card Lorraine..fantastic colouring, the flowers are so pretty...love it.

luv CHRISSYxx

jane stillman said...

A fabulous card, love the image and die cuts. Thank you for joining in the Scribble and Scrap Challenge, good luck

Angella said...

Et flott kort i herlige farger du har laget til utfordringen vår. Mange flotte dealjer. Motivet er nydelig fargelagt. Lykke til og velkommen tilbake.
DT- Angella, My Besties Norway

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

Beautifully coloured hair great design Ginny x

Ingrid Mason said...

I'm tickled pink at the concept of a challenge requiring Pink Hair but then, i have spent the past few months resisting my hairdresser, supported by my sister, wanting to colour my hair pink. Mind you, having seen the lovely results you have achieved Lorraine.. perhaps I should reconsider :-) Your card is just so pretty and I love your die cuts and flowers with your beautifully mounted image. Good luck in our challenge this week. Ingrid xx (OSAAT Team)

KraftyKoolKat said...

Such gorgeous colouring and fantastic layout. I spotted you over on Make it Monday and I came for a closer look and I am so glad that I did.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxxx

Distressed Miss said...

Hi hun,
Sorry not been about lately but haven't forgotten you! Your card is beautiful and I just love your take on pink hair it looks fab.
Also wanted to say how sorry I am about Bailey he was obviously an amazing companion and he was certainly a stunning boy, very handsome. Hope you're ok.
Big Hugs
Clare
xx

Shell B. said...

What a Beautiful card Lorraine, wonderful coloring & design!

Good to see you join us for the OSAAT Challenge, hope to you come back soon!
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Shell in Alaska
http://akstamping.blogspot.com

Josephine said...

Gorgeous - love the image and floral embellishment!

Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck!

Doreen said...

This is just gorgeous,Thanks for sharing with us at Scribble and Scrap.x

TheBlank Papyrus said...

Beautiful color combos. This is a great card. Thanks for joining us at MIM.

hugs,
Rocio, DT

Amy A said...

Gorgeous card! Loving the pink hair! Fabulous design.Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Passion Challenges this week, hope to see you again soon!
Amy~DT

Ali said...

Oooh I love colouring images with unusual hair colours, it's always such a striking effect.

Love this pretty card - your colouring is great and the die-cuts and flowers are perfect touches. :)

Thanks for joining in our Anything Goes challenge at OSAAT this week.

Ali

Susan Sieracki said...

Exceptional coloring on this card. It looks so pretty. Thank you so much for joining us at 613 Avenue Create. Good Luck!

Lexie said...

Lovely card. Fabulous colours and layout and great use of embellies.

Thank you for joining us over at the Scribble and Scrap Challenge. Good luck.
xx

Loz said...

Fabulous card and image. Visiting from MIM..Loz

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Lorraine, I love the sweet image and wonderful colouring - especially her fabulous pink hair!
Sue xx

Julie said...

Gorgeous card! I love the colours and embellies! Thanks for joining in my P challenge at Passion for Promarkers! Hugs, Juliexx

coops said...

so stunning lorraine.gorgeous pretty colours and image and i love your details.
thanks so much for joining us this week at PFP :D

xx coops xx

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