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Friday, 19 April 2013

Delicious Doodles Challenge - Friday 19 April 2013 - Colour Combo of Green and Brown

Another Friday has whizzed around and it's time for a new challenge at Delicious Doodles.  This week it is a colour combo challenge of "green and brown".
For my card I have used one of Teri's new images at Delicious Doodles called "Dragon Dreams".  I know dragons aren't supposed to be cute but I think this little chappie is!!!  I have coloured my image in with Promarkers and highlighted areas with my white gel pen and coloured the area around the image with Pan Pastels as I wanted a lighter effect.
I have used a backing paper from the Delicious Doodles Oriental Lotus paper pack.  I used a Tim Holtz embossing folder of a brick wall as I thought this replicated the scale effect on the lady.  The card has been finished off with some fibres (this colour I've had for 2-3 years and not used as it is lime green!!), lace, buttons with memory wire threaded through them, ribbon bow, Craftwork Cards die-cut sentiment and some bought flowers held together with a brad.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Challenges 4 Everybody - Anything goes
Pan Pastels - Brads, buttons and bows
Crafty -Emblies - Anything goes
Craft Your Passion - Adorable animals - but must have the ahhhh factor 
Paper Make-up - Girly and digi
Lexi's Creations - Add lace and/or ribbon
Fairies Challenge - For a lady
Through the Craft Room Door - Anything goes
Passion for Promarkers - Button it up
Clear it Out - Anything goes and 2 or more buttons
Papertake Weekly - One paper taker
Oldie but a Goodie - Make it girly (my old stash is my lime green fibres which I've had for 2-3 years and not used as they are soooooooo bright!!!)
LEJ Designs - Emboss it
Word Art Wednesday - Anything goes
Paper Pretties - Happy birthday
Penny's Paper Challenge - Use a sentiment
Papercrafting Journey - Use a sentiment
Southern Girls - Button up or show some flair

18 comments:

Anne said...

Lovely colour combo. Cute little dragon but the girl is scary! Hugs x

Penny said...

OMGoodness, what a fabulous card! Love that image--soooo cool! Love the design, embossing, and embellies, too! Thank you for sharing this with us at TTCRD. Hope to see you again soon! :^)
Hugs, Penny

Teri said...

Glad you got to use up some old stash hun!! lol. Great card! xx

cuilliesocks said...

What a fantastic card!! incredible colouring and design, the little dragon is so cute, would'nt like to get on the wrong side of your lady. Brilliant, kate x

Lou Mac said...

LOVE. LOVE this!!
Love the greens, and the cute fantasy image. Those buttons are such a neat addition. The memory wire looks awesome!!

Thanks for joining us over at Passion for ProMarkers for our 'Button it up' challenge. Good luck.

xo, Lou Mac.

Francesca said...

Beautiful girly creation
thanks for joining us at
Oldie but a goodie challenge

Hugs
Francesca

fabiola jaques said...

trop superbe! biz

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really stunning I love the colour combo and the image is beautiful, gorgeous layout and the buttons bow and flower look fabulous. Thank you for joining in with the PanPastel challenge blog
Lindsay xx

Bonnie Irvine said...

I agree...the little dragon is cute. Love the embossing on the background to showcase this gorgeous image. Great colour scheme. Thanks for joining our Adorable Animals challenge at Craft Your Passion. I hope we see you again soon.

Terry said...

Thank you so much for sharing your fabulous creation with the DT from PanPastel UK, love your coloring and colours Hugs Terry xxx

Kathleen (Kath) B. Hernandez said...

Love the brick wall embossing folder! And the wire on threaded on the button!

Wonderful work! Thanks for joining the “Button It Up or Show Some Flair” Challenge at Southern Girls!

Kathleen
Blog: Creo by Lady Katutz
http://creobyladykatutz.blogspot.com/

Carolyn Cochran said...

Like the use of your buttons! Thanks for joining us here at Southern Girls Challenge!
Carolyn, DT

Tracy said...

Love the images used on this card and the colouring is FAB!
Thanks for sharing with us on the Crafty Emblies Challenge
Tracy (DT member) x

PinkyLisasInkyCrafts said...

Thank you for joining in our current challenge 'Emboss it' over on the LEJ Designs Challenge Blog.
WOW What a great card. I love that image as it is so different but looks grerat with the colours used. Love the embossing and all the additional elements and embellishments to the card. Is really lovely.
I hope you will join us for many more of our weekly challenges. There are always wonderful prizes up for grabs....

Hugs Lisa xxxxx LEJ DT Member

craftybunny said...

Super card.Love all the interest you've created with the textures and details.Everything works beautifully together.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week :D
Lisa x

Helen said...

Beautiful - love your colouring of the image.

Thanks for joining us at Penny's.

Helen x

Deanne Clarke-Saunders said...

Gorgeous card!! Thanks for participating in our PENNY'S PAPER CRAFTY challenge!! Hope to see you again next week!

~DEANNE~

Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

Such a gorgeous card. Just love how you have colored her up! Fabulous layers. And what a great idea using that wire with the buttons.

Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Faieries challenge. Hope you will join us next time. DT Crafting Vicky