Tuesday, 18 October 2011

Little Holly ....

Today I have 'Little Holly' from the wonderful Lili of the Valley latest release.  This is the second card I have made using this little cutie but this time I have gone for a night time background.  I have coloured her using a selection of Promarkers, Flexmarkers and Prismas to create this affect.  As you can see I have taken my time and done it 'Pointillism' style.  
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I have used navy linen cardstock, Papermania backing paper, Rymans white cardstock.
The sentiment is from the Adorables range of stamps, some red seam binding and I have recycled the holly leaves & berries from an old cracker, sprinkled with Twinklets diamond dust, all finished off with some more hand stitching.  Almost forgot some Stickles Crystal glitter for the candle to give a warm glow.
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I am entering this card into the Lili of the Valley challenge this week which is 'Warm and Cozy'
Thanks for looking, take care, Jane x

8 comments:

  1. Beautiful card Jane, fabulous colouring, I like the papers too.
    kevin xx

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  2. It won't be long before it is christmas the way this year is going so out!! your card is so lovely and the image is beauiful too:) Sandra H

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  3. This is really gorgeous Jane, adorable image and fab colouring, love the night time background.
    Wendy xx

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  4. Beautiful card, such a cute image and love the sentiment. Alison xxx

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  5. wow, fantastic card jane.the image is gorgeous and absolutely stunning colouring ;D

    xx coops xx

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  6. This is fabulous, and I would have been terrified to try out a background like that it must have taken ages, it works beautifully xxxxx

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  7. Absolutely beautiful! love your colouring and the little highlights of glitter
    Lindsay xx

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  8. Oh that is really beautiful! Lovely card. Kim

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