Friday, August 1, 2014

Pearls, Poppies and Lace - August CCC Digi Challenge

Welcome

Challenge #6 from the CCC Digi Challenge is
a Digital image with Pearls and Lace.

Our sponsor this challenge is Aurora wings.

The prize for the lucky winner of this challenge is $10.00 USD worth
of digital stamps of their choice from Aurora Wings.

 I have used her delightful poppy image for my card.


I coloured it with prisma pencils and blended with baby oil, then fussy cut it.


After adding the microbeads in the centre of the poppies, I mounted it with foam dots over an embossed panel - Birdsong by Cuttlebug/Provocraft


To add some interest to the embossed panel, I sanded the embossing, which changed the colour very slightly as it removed the glazed surface.


After attaching the pearls and lace, I mounted the feature panel over a white card base which I had sponged the edges of in Memento Rocket Red ink.

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May your day be blessed

14 comments:

  1. Beautiful. Lovely choice of image and embossing folder..you may like to join my birthday candy on the top of my blog..xx
    ♥aNNie The Journey is the Start

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  2. GREAT job on the embossing and use of images, Maxine! Gorgeous design with the flowers and laces! So glad that you join the fun over Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

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  3. So beautiful! Love the lace you used on here and all those wonderful pearls.
    Lynn

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  4. I haven't come across this company of digi stamps but the poppy image is beautiful. The accent beads are perfect for the centres, and the pearls add a lovely touch to the embossed background. A great card. Kate x

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  5. Maxine, The little birds on the embossing are so cute, the image is colored and looks so natural. I really like poppies , pearls and lace. Did you crochet the lace? This is so beautiful. Thank you for sharing your wonderful art with us today.
    Blessings, Carole, Word Art Wednesday

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  6. You have some wonderful trimmings on this card: Your lovely colored poppies, the beautiful lace, those pearls and you selected a wonderful EF to set all this goodness off. A really stunning card. It's very elegant. TFS & Hugs. Happy wkend too.

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  7. Gorgeous creation, love the embossing its perfect

    Thank you for sharing with us at Inky Impressions this week, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

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  8. So pretty Maxine - I love the embossed background - it is perfect with your beautifully coloured image! {{{hugs}}}

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  9. Very pretty creation, love the poppies. The pearls and lace gives it a feminine feel. Thanks for sharing on the Delight Challenge of Bling It On.

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  10. This poppy image is so pretty! LOVE it so much! Thank you for sharing at ATSM.

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  11. Gorgeous card right down to every last detail, especially the addition of pearls and lace to accentuate the stunning poppies! Baby oil to blend your prismacolours? How cool is that! I must give it a try, as I can't find gamsol anywhere. Thank you for sharing at ATSM!
    ~c

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  12. Beautiful card! Love that embossed layer and those pearls and lace add just the right touch. Great image too! Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week.
    Tina DT

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  13. Beautiful creation ..Thankyou for joining us at the crafty girls challenge blog..good luck ..Anita DT

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  14. This is very pretty and matches your blog! I have this embossing folder. I love it. xx

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