Thursday, 2 February 2012

Just words....

This is one of todays creations... I couldn't think of a sentiment for it, and so a rather boring title.... I think this is one that Amelia wants to send for valentines day... she needs three cards so she tells me (yes my daughter has three boyfriends?!?)... Well I have news for her, I will make one and she can make the rest! 

Well I'm making cards just cause I can't do much else at the moment, were still having a lot of work done on the house, and I can't have the kids here when we have the men in, and so I'm making the most of the time and 'practising' as I'm calling it! Im loving it, I can clutter the whole lounge up at the moment!! I can't wait to get the craft room done! It now has had the walls skimmed and it has a light switch! So much still to be done in there before I can plan how I want it! 

This is the beautiful Nevaeh from Saturated Canary, isn't she just stunning, I love colouring her... the detail on her dress is amazing!! I have used a new colour combo today for colouring her dress R29, R27, R22, R20.  So happy with how she has turned out! 

 Her hair was coloured using E35, E33 and E31.  Her skin was the usual suspects E02, E00, E000 and R20 for her cheeks, I used R02 for her lips.  The bottoms of her shoes were coloured using C-7.   Im not sure if you can see in the above phot but I have tried adding some 'dots' around her rather than shading.  I just used a mix of the pens that had been used to colour her.  Quite impressed for a first attempt! 

Im still trying to give my idea of 'collaging' my pictures down, just feel it makes the post a bit lighter for you?! If you have any opinions on it let me know! Would love to hear what you think! 

As you can see from the picture of her dress (Top Left) I have added some liquid pearls to her dress, the picture doesn't do it justice - It looks better on the real thing! You can also see the dots around her a bit more, I added some liquid pearls there too!! I used E35 to colour her eyes! The ribbon and papers are just rom my stash.  Oh how i 'dislike' tying ribbons! 

Well I hope you like her! I would like to enter her into the following challenges; 

 Belli Challenge - Hearts/ Valentines
Divas By Design - Anything goes
Inky Impression - Pearls or Bling (her skirt has liquid pearls on)
More Than Favors - Love
Saturated Canary - Pink, Red and White
Make It Crafty - Shading Red

Well I hope you will come back soon! Thanks for stopping by! 



DesignerDiva said...

Absolutely stunning colouring Trina, thes SC images are beautiful and taking blogland by storm!
Thanks for sharing with us at Diva's By Design this week and good luck with the challenge
Hugs Laurie xx

Alyce said...

Wow this is so the perfect colouring and those pretty papers. Great job :)

Anita said...

What a great idea to use liquid pearls on her dress, just lovely. Thanks for playing along with us at Inky Impression Challenges this week. Hugs, Anita

Anonymous said...

Fantastic!! just perfect! xx

jonim52 said...

Love the coloring. Very cute card. Thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions.

Joey said...

Beautiful card, your colouring is Stunning, thanks for joining us at inky impressions. Joey x

Loopylou. said...

OMG!! ooooh Trina this is just delicious hun!! her dress with the little dots is stunning
Thank you so much for sharing it with us over on the SC challenge blog
Hugs Lou xxx

jimlynn said...

Sensational card! Love that image and your coloring is fantastic. Cute way to use the dots instead of shading around the image too. Pretty ribbon, bow and DP!
Thanks for joining us at Belli Challenges.

Markey said...

Fun card, really liked that you used the script background designer paper for this piece; like she is writing her thoughts to her sweet heart

Thanks for joining the Creative Belli Challenge!

Sandy said...

Your coloring looks so pretty!

Jackie said...

Oh wow, you did an amazing job on this card! I simply love the little detailing you added to the dress and how you colored her in. Thank you so much for joining us this week at the Inky Impressions Challenge!

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie wow this is simply stunning, love the image you chose too, gorgeous work, thank you so much for joining us at Saturated Canary this time, hugs Pops x x x

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