Monday, November 1, 2010

Creative INspirations~ Glittery Girly Glamor


Hi Everyone!
Today's card is such a fun one that I made for Creative Inspsirations fortnightly theme:
Glitery Girly Glamor
(It actually should have been up yesterday, sorry guys!)



I am using this cutie patootie image by Mo Manning called "Wednesday's Child" which you can check out here if you'd like one for yourself.
I just love it. My daughter is almost 13 and she still dresses up in curtains and silks and prances around the house. lol
A close up:

I used prismacolors for coloring everything but the skin. I used copics E00 and E11 on the skin to save time.
And some bling bling:
                                                        

You gotta love this quip! I searched online for a suitable sentiment and this quote fits perfectly!
         
                                                   

A simple bow which I added a silk flower and a pearl hat pin to just for added interest.



I would like to enter this in the following challenges:

ABC challenge: G is for Glitter
Incy Wincy: Lace and pearls
Create 4 Fun: Sketch
Crafty Pad: Stitching
Incy Wincy: Anything Goes
Ooh la la : Remember
Crazy Challenge: Pearls and swirls
That's it for today, guys! Thanks so much for visiting!


27 comments:

Linda w said...

I instantly thought of your Tweet when I saw this card - not the DRAMA element I hasten to add lol. I love everything about this card, the shapes, how you've used your ribbons and braiding, the colour combo and just that there is so much pink. I'm not ignoring your colouring, it's fantastic as always. hugs lin ps. didn't see your message till this morning so missed the challenge you mentioned, shame.

Tine said...

Hi Dorcas. Fab image it goes without saying, and your card does Mo's artwork justice. Great work...:) As for your daughter dressing up...we all might dress up more if the ermine robes didn't get saturated in the washing up water and the tiara get caught on the brambles when gardening! LOL.
Tine :)

Stacey G.- 2 Craf-t-4u said...

Awesome! One of my favorites! Love everything about it!

Renee said...

Love this card. Reminds me of my daughter..haha. Thanx for joining us at Incy Wincy Designs. Don't forget to visit all the DT blogs and leave them some love for an extra chance to win.
Renee DT

Basement gal said...

I love your card Dorcas that image is priceless. Beautifully pink and girlie.

Rleen said...

Hi Dorcas, your card is gorgeous! I love the stiching, the colors and the pearls. You did a fabulous job!
Oh you should enter this card at the Whoopsi Daisy challenge this week is sparkles.
Have a great day!
Hugs, Rleen

Annika said...

Playing with Copics, huh?! lol BEAUTIFUL colours (oh how I love yellow!)
And about your question - I distress my papers with the sharp edge of scissors beore I put it together. You can do it very gently or really go into town. Some cards really benefit from the organic look it gives and it defines the edges without the need to mat every layer.
Hugs
Annika

Wendi said...

Wow what a gorgeous card so much detail
Thank you so much for sharing with us at ooh la la this week
Wendi

Rleen said...

Hi Dorcas, it's me again! Thank you so much for playing at the Whoopsy Daisy this week challenge. Hope to see you again next week.
Hugs, Rleen

Linnie said...

Wow what a stunner
Thankyou for joining us at WhoopsiDaisy see you next week
luv
linniexxx

Natasha said...

Hey Dorcas,
I love the sentiment on this card :-) And Tweet's costumes sound great!

I entered the challenge you told me about; thanks for the heads-up!

Yep I have to make 100-140 invites...! I have a couple of ideas so we'll see!!!

Hugs, Tasha xXx

Cec said...

Gorgeous card. I love the combination of yellow and pink. Thanks for joining us at WhoopsiDaisy.
Hugs!
Cec

Anonymous said...

Totally gorgeous card! whoopsie...i saw glitter over your card...is it your card...lol....i thought you dont like glitter but you did it well dear!

HUGS
YEnni

maxine said...

lovely card thanks for playing along at the crafty pad

debby4000 said...

Gorgeous card Dorcas, love the sweet image and beautiful colours.
luv
Debby

Apricot Bubbles said...

As always - I adore the details of your cards - love the extraordinary stitching-style! And the sentiment is more than perfect for the picture!
Love that card :-) with all the glitter!
Hugs,
Uli

ileana said...

OMG, Dorcas! this is gorgeous! your coloring amazing and the colors you chose are wonderful!
I nominated you with the Attitude award, find more about it on my blog! Hugs!

Sarah A said...

Beautiful card, Mo's image is just like my daughter lol! Love all the sparkly pink girliness of it!

Thank you so much for joining us over on Incy Wincy this week.

Sarah x

Renkata said...

Amazing card. Great pastel colours.

Paper Bagley said...

Congradulations on your win. Your work is wounderful, enjoy your November! Tootsie

Sande said...

WOW, what a wonderful card! I love the colors, papers and all the details.

Thanks for joining us at Whoopsy Daisy!

Hugs, Sande

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card :-) I love this image ,,, perfect for 'bling' :-) my daughter looked just like her too :-)

thanks for joining us on the Totally Papercrafts Challenge :-)
luv
Lols x x x

Lilacanglia said...

Beautiful card,
Thank You for joining us at Whoopsidaisy this week,
Hope to see you again next week,
Hugs
Angie
Whoopsidaisy GDT

Hippieaud (aka Audrey) said...

This card is so lovely! Your colors and sparkles are fabulous and I LOVE that sentiment - just perfect for a girl of any age:) Thanks so much for playing at WHOOPSI DAISY CHALLENGE this week!!

Marzelanche said...

WOW! I love your card! It's simply perfect!
Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge this week!
I hope to see you next week too!

Marzelanche
xxx

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Stunning Dorcas!!

Hazel said...

Love that image - Hazel, OLL Guest Designer x

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