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Saturday, 11 June 2011

Meet the twins...

...I thought they would be perfect for the "Wild Orchid Challenge".

The latest challenge - 25 - is a sketch. If you would like to know more pop over to the challenge site and see all the wonderful creations there.
The sketch was lovely and there was so much inspiration from the site DT. I hope this meets the requirements of the challenge.
I've used blooms from WOC and other sources to create the embellishment. The trim at the bottom & top of the card is punched CS using the Martha Stewart Doily border punch.I used an Antique Linen Distress Ink pad on the edges of the card and all the matts.
Some of the crystal ribbon was wrapped around the central matt and a bow attached; decorated with a couple of pearl stick-pins and a blue rose.
I kept the colouring of the image fairly simple as I wanted to create a creamy look.

Skin: E000, E00, E02, R20
Hair: E40, E41, E43
Dresses: Y21, W-0, W-1
Background: BG10, 0, w-0, W-1

That's the first of the newbies played with and a challenge completed as well.....................

8 comments:

fatmonica said...

It's beautiful.I love that image and the colours are great!

Sue said...

Really Beautiful! Gorgeous colours too :D

Dan said...

What a great card Toni, with a real vintage feel to it. It goes without saying that, as ever, you knock the Copic work out of the park every time! :)

Claireliz said...

Oh they are cute Toni.
C
xx

The Crafty Elf said...

Your card is gorgeous!!!! I just love the twins and all the detail on the card. Your colouring is fabulous, good luck with the challenge.

Sarah said...

Gorgeous card, love the subtle colours and embellishments, hugs, Sarah x

Susie Sugar said...

Oh wow this is so sweet I love this Tilda/s stamp and your combo of Pale blue and gold looks amazing ....Now I have to try that combo out, thanks for the inspiration darling
Hugs Susie Sugar xx

Lena Katrine said...

A beautiful creation i lovely colours! Great image and georgeous details! Thanks for joining our sketch challenge at WOC this time - hope to see you back at our next challenge!
Hugs, Lena K