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Wednesday, 30 March 2011

Swirls and pearls again!

Well we seem to be back to that old song 'Here comes the rain again!'  I would much rather have the sun back please. 
And onto todays card.

The silver and black backing papers is from Anita's classic Christmas black papers, the blue card matted top layer has been embossed with a swirl embossing folder.  The doily in the back has been slightly inked with a blue ink.

The image is a Kenny K digi stamp called 'devilish Donna' from the Gothik Angelz collection.  I have coloured her with pro markers, and glittered the wings.  She is standing on the medium Nellie snellen multi frame rectangles, which I have inked with blue and black, then liquid pearled around the edge.

I have used 3 black Marabou feathers in the top corner and put a flower from wid orchid crafts, and used 2 die cut swirls cut out with a Marianne creatables die, I have then added pearls to the end of each swirl.  In the bottom corner I have used a faux metalic corner, again from Wild orchid crafts.

The sentiment was created on my computer then cut out with a 1" circular punch.  It has then been inked and mounted onto another Nellie Snellen die cut from the circles multiframe set.

I will be entering this card into the following challenges

I hope you like it, and thanks for looking.

Nikki

16 comments:

kelli said...

That image is great; so sassy! Love your colors and the embellies are gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at MAWTT x

Pami said...

Great card Nikki, the blue is really striking, love the feathers! Thanks so much for joining us at MAWTT this week, good luck! Pami x

Lisa Jane said...

wow stunning card .. my kind of colour combo.. gorgeous. LOve the feather and the filigree corner
Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week
Good luck
Lisa x

Vicky said...

Great card Nikki...love the funky image and super colour combo too hun..

hugs Vicky xx

xxxtglxxx said...

This looks awesome Nikki! :)

I love this image by KennyK and you have done a brilliant job of colouring her. I love the whol feel of your card, the colours and the embellishments are just fabulous. Great sentiment too! ;)

We have rain here again today too - bah!...

Thanks so much for joining in the One Stop Crafts Challenge this week and sharing this great card.

hugs

xxalisonxx

Aunty Sue said...

Great card thanks for joining Crafty Catz

Hazel (Didos) said...

Oh this is super , I love the Kenny K images they are great, Mmm more rain here too. Yuck
Thanks for playing on MAWTT Hazelxox

Deb said...

wow, fabulous card, love how you coloured her!
Many thanks for joining in the Cute Card Thursday challenge this week!
Happy Crafting, Debxx

DesignerDiva said...

Fabulous - I love everything about this it all goes together so well, the feather, the image, the sentiment - Thank you for joining us at MAWTT this week and good luck with the challenge
Hugs Laurie x

CraftyC said...

Gorgeous card Nikki, beautifully coloured and I love the image.Thanks for taking part in this weeks CES Challenge!
Clairexx

Brenda Brown said...

What a great card Nikki, love the striking contrast between the black and turquoise.
Thanks for sharing it with us at MAWTT this week for our precious metals challenge.
luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

Christel said...

I love this little gothic girl. You have many nice details like the feathers, swirls and the cute flower.
Tanks for joining One stop craft challenges this week!

Carrie said...

wow this is amazing..love that sentiment too lol... Thanks for playing at CES xx

carol said...

what a fab card, thanks for playing along with our challenge at craftycatz, x carol

Bella´s Bastelecke said...

gorgeous card, sweetie and I love the image you have used….. Thanks for joining us at KKKGC.....

Hugs
Judith

tiggertastic said...

another amazing make, love the choice of colour scheme

Good luck in the challenges, hugs Sarah-Louise My Blog

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