Saturday, July 31, 2010

Ladybugandfriends DT card.......

Hello,

Hope that life is good for you and your week has gone well.

Today I have a DT card for Ladybugandfriends using an Elisabeth Bell '09 Autumn collection image.


I have stamped Flowers with a Wish with Versafine black onyx onto Waterford watercolour paper 300gsm hp. I have distressed the background with tattered rose. The sprinkly spronkly is stickles star dust. I have glimmer misted the flowers and doily with iridescent gold. The photo corner and leaves are quickutz.



Thank you so much for visiting me and I wish you all a wonderful weekend!

love
kim x

inks used
skin - tattered rose, antique linen
hair - walnut stain, black soot
scarf,top,hat - antique linen
apron - tattered rose
trousers - milled lavender
wheelbarrow - frayed burlap, weathered wood, bundled sage, tattered rose

105 comments:

paola said...

Stunning!! love all the layers and of course all the glittah! beautifully colored
smiles
Paola

joey said...

Kim this is so pretty, I love the touches of glitter and your soft colourwork. Have a lovely weekend. Joey.xxx

mustavcoffee said...

This is gorgeous Kim, your attention to detail gets me every time, fab colours and layout. Hope you have a wonderful weekend too :) xx

Janette said...

Oh what a lush card...love Elizabeth Bell anytime, this is so gorgeous,love how you interpret all your work....stunning.xx

Milnie said...

ow wow, this creation is lovely Kim! your coloring skills are sooooo amazing!

Kristel said...

Wowww what a gorgeous card Kim! Love it!
Hugs Kristel

Michele said...

WOW stunning card Kim. Gorgeous colouriing of the image and wonderful details also. Hugs Michele x

Renkata said...

Kim, what a elegant and beautiful card. I love the flowers and all details on your card.

Babs said...

This is just stunning and i love how you have made your embellishments look like rain drops such a beauty.
Babs x

Nilla said...

Gorgeous card, Kim! Love the soft colors you used! Hugs Nilla x

The Crafty Goat Girl said...

Hi Kim, hope you are all fighting fit now?

Your card is so soft and beautiful, such a sweet little image, am loving all of that super glitter!

hugs

Heidi xxx

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Kim,
Wowser. This is stunning. I love the embellishments - they are gorgeous and go so well with that fantastic image.
Hugs,
Fiona x

chris said...

Good Morning Kim
wow this is so very special, Oh I wish I could come to a watercolur class of yours, your colouring is the BEST.
hope you are well and on your way to a great weekend love chris x x

Gry-Beate said...

Beautiful!!! Love all the details, and youre colouring!!

;0)Gry-Beate

Alice Wertz said...

this is gorgeous, Kim! very elegant colors and design! love it!

chrissy xx said...

It really is GORGEOUS!
Chrissyxx

kath said...

another stunner from the house of kim...have a great weekend..hugs kath xxx

Mandy said...

Oh Kim this is another stunner that I just want to keep looking at, it's all so pretty, love it
hugs Mandy xx

Jolanda said...

Wow Kim, this is just beautiful.
Soooo pretty and what a great colours....LOVE IT!!!
Hugs Jolanda

Terry said...

Hiya Kim thanks for another stunning and AMAZING card sweetie hihih thougth that you only used your fab magnolia's hihhi this one is also soooo cute. Fabulous and thanks for sharing Kim. Hugs Terry xxxx

Fleur said...

Gorgeous card Kim, the muted colours add to the lovely vintage feel - just beautiful, have a lovely weekend
Hugz Fleur xXx

Elisa said...

Absolutely gorgeous.Elisa.x

*Ellen* said...

what a beautiful card is this and what a sweetheart who stamp

Lorraine A said...

gorgeous card Kim :-) ,, I love this image and everything is perfect :-)

luv
Lols x x x

Anne said...

Wow, so sweet!
Love all the layers with paper and stuff, and the flowers and bling is beautiful. :)

Hugs, Anne.

Grenouille Greetings said...

Beautiful colourwork, stunning sparkle and I love all the layering, Kim, and thos bold accent colours! Warmest wishes, Lesley

Annie said...

adorable card Kim! I love the soft colours, sparkle and so many pretty details, I'll have to go back and look again!
enjoy your weekend.
hugs, annie x

Tracy said...

A stunner again Kim, loving the image and your colour scheme is so beautiful.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Kay Carley said...

What a lovely delicate looking card. xx

Astrid said...

OhhKim, beautiful card and the colour and colouring are great.
Hugs Astrid

Lia said...

wonderful card , sweet stamp I love it
hugs lia

Ulrike*** said...

...your commpositions are always so wonderful......great...wish u also a great day Ulrike

Nettie said...

another stunning card Kim! I love those flowers, are they by Prima? have a superb weekend, you deserve it! {hugs} Nettie xxx

Christa said...

What a lovely card , Kim !! So soft and sweet ; love your background. Compliments ! Love from Holland , Christa.

Anesha said...

Another beautiful card, love soft colours. Anesha :)

Christina C. said...

OMG, Kim, you did it again.....ANOTHER MASTERPIECE!!!!
Stunningly gorgeous with the MOST magnificent details!

heidy said...

Hi Kim,this is so beautiful.
Love the dark ribbon.
Hugs Heidy

Pia said...

This is just stunning Kim, beautiful details and cute image. Have a nice weekend
hugs Pia

Kort og Søm said...

Gorgeous!
I love the flowers under the paper.
Hugs
Fredrikke :O)

Karita said...

So gorgeous card Kim! :)
I just love your style for decorating your cards. Image is so beautiful and and your colouring is fantastic as always :)

Have a wonderful weekend :)

Hugs,
Karita

lenascrappar said...

Hello!!
So cute...lovely!!
Hope you have a great weekend!!
Hugs from Lena

gina g said...

Beautiful card Kim, gorgeous image and detail. luv gina xx

Sarita said...

Exquisite Kim! The dark coloured flower and ribbon really pop against the rest of the subtle colours. Beautiful,
Love Sarita xx

Linda W said...

Wonderful.
The details is fabelius...
Love it..
Big Hug:)....

alina said...

it's very beautiful, Kim!
hugs, Alina

Trish said...

Very scrummy! Love the velvet bow. Another winner Kim xxx

Kat said...

This is gorgeous Kim. I love the sweet image and the soft colours.

Kat xx

Sue said...

Hi Kim
stunning card as always hun, awesome colouring, luv all the sparkle,beautiful embelies, sue,x

Anne said...

Absolutely stunning as always Kim!! What a gorgeous image and such beautiful colours!! Fab! Hugs xxx

Maria Therese said...

Wow this card is sweet!!

Jorunn said...

Wow Kim!!!
This is absolutely stunning!!
Love the colors and the design too!!
Your work is just amazing!!!

Hope everything is good with you and that you are having a wonderful summer!

hugs,
jorunn

Jacqueline's Weblog said...

What a gorgeous card Kim. The image is so sweet and your colouring is wonderful!
Hugs Jacqueline

Cheryl said...

oh wow kim hun this is just a masterpiece,hugs cheryl xxxxxxx

Sandra said...

Another stunner! Gorgeous card Sweetie. I am, as always, blown away by your colouring and attention to detail!
I can't believe I was working (again) when you had your big event at Crafts U Love. I'm hoping things will get better for us as a family when I start my new job on Sept 1st. I'm going to be a TA at a local primary school. No more working evenings/weekends/nights for me...and all the school holidays off too....Hoorah!
Hugs
Sandra x

Suzie Q said...

hi kim,
such a pretty delicate card love the big bow x
enjoy your weekend
hugs
Suzie Qx

Lynda said...

Beautiful work of art Kim - love every bit of it!

Love Lynda xxx

Elise said...

Oh Kim!!! This is yet another GORGEOUSLY STUNNING creation! You "wow" me every single time! These soft delicate colors, with the stand out glitter ... it's amazing! Your eye for details are INCREDIBLE, and your work is such an inspiration to me!!! I love love LOVE it!

Big Hugs to You!
Elise

Gloria said...

Kim Adorable as usual

Arina said...

HI KIM, YOUR CARD IS SO STUNNING AGAIN.
LOVE ALL THE DETAILS ON IT, LOVE THE COLOURS TO.
AND WHAT A PRETTY IMAGE

HUGS FROM ARINA

Jannie said...

Such a beautiful card Kim.She is so sweet and your colours and details are fabulous.

Hugs Jannie.

Caroline said...

Hello Kim,
So lovely this card, I love embellishments and the stamp !!!!
WONDERFUL !!!
Hugs and have a nice day.
Caroline

Karen said...

STUNNING !!!

Love Karen x

durvina said...

Dear Kim,
What a beautyfull cards you have make in the time that i was on holiday.
The aqua card i like very very much!

hugs, Durvina

angelwhispers said...

Another "Stunning" card Kim!! Such a beautiful image and loving the colours she looks fabulous with all the detail. Love it Chanelle xx

Melodie said...

Wow, your card is again sensationell, great compliment.
Hugs
Melodie

Tineke's hobby said...

Kim this is so pretty,I love the touches of glitter and your soft colourwork.
Hugs Tineke

Joy said...

A gorgeous gorgeous card and your glitter is so subtle I love it! xx

Angelwood said...

What a lovely image and very elegant card! Really pretty embellishing - I love the peeks of crystal gems on your card. Gorgeous as always!!!! ;) hugs, Angela

Sandie said...

So much detail!! Absolutely wonderful card Kim.

Miria said...

Hi, Kim. I asolutely love this card, the colours you used and all the details. Hugs. Miria

Pam S. said...

So sweet Kim! She's adorable working so hard in the flowers! Love all your "sprinkly spronkly"... cool gemstones in the top corner! lovely!
Pam Going Postal

Riet said...

Ohhhh wowwwww,wowwwwww Kim,What a WONDERFUL card,I love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers and the details.

Hugs Riet.xx

Brenda Brown said...

Beautiful, beautiful card Kim, love the colours and the glittering. Those larger flowers are stunning.
Hope you've had a good weekend.
Luv B xxx

Diane Whitehouse said...

Beatiful card, Kim with a lovely image I haven't seen before! You always do such amazing work!
Diane x

BA said...

dear kim
this is adorable, really elegant, love the big bow with the roses
I wish you a wonderful week
xoxo BA

Juls said...

wow just beautiful! so soft and pretty, and I love the gorgeous gems in the corner! Hugs Juls

SYLVIA-ANNE said...

Another stunningly beautiful card Kim. Love the gentle colouring and all that sprinkly spronkly! Have a great week.
Hugs, Sylvia xxxx

Anneke said...

this is such a gorgeous card and stamp kim.
the way you have colored it, is beautiful.
the soft tones are realy nice to see and such pretty details like always

doris said...

Gorgeous card Kim... "I lov it"!!

xox doris

Annelie said...

I dont have any worda left...GREAT!!! LOVE IT!!!!!!!

craftimamma said...

Stunning image Kim with beautiful colouring and sparkle. Particularly love the rich dark ribbon. Beautiful!

Hugs
Lesley Xx

Nina said...

Ohh, it`s just so wonderful!! Love ll the layers, glitter and the sweet motiv ♥♥♥

Hugs from Nina.

Liz's creative corner said...

Ah Kim this is gorgeous, beautifully coloured and lovely image, I've taken my blog background off again but now I look at yours and I love it again lol, I like the way you haven't got a solid back side border, how did you do that?? oh me and my questions lol, hugs Liz xx

Sarpreet said...

This is so beautiful, beautiful papers.

pink lady said...

An amazing card as always Kim, the colouring is beautiful and I love all the elements of it. Those flowers are fab too x

Denise and Louise said...

Hi Kim

Gorgeous card! What more can I say.

Hugs

Denise

Vanessa (aka V, Nessa, oldschool) said...

So gorgeous Kim!!!

Eulanda said...

Oh Kim another beauty!! I just love all your glittered layers on this and the oh so pretty gem swirls!!

Katinka said...

Oh Kim- again an amazing creation! I'm stunning all the time, how wonderful you are coloring all images and how you are decorating your cards!! Fantastic!!

Hugs from germany
Katrin

Lilian said...

Wow wow wow Kim! What can I say... your cards are always STUNNERS!

Marina said...

Wow! Gorgeous card Kim!
I love all the beautiful details and the shimmer and your colouring is fantastic as usual.

Hugs,
Marina

Velta said...

Okay, so my eyes popped out and fell on the floor for this one...they even did a little dance...lucky for me they popped right back in so I could look at your beautiful inspiration..Thanks Kim...Great show!!!

Scrapmumur said...

Wow....my dear Kim, your card is very fantastic!!!!
I love these details so great and the look.
Big Hugs, Murielle

E.T said...

such a pretty card kim! love the flowers!

CraftyC said...

Its a gorgeous card Kim and so beautifully embellished
Clairexx

craftycrafter said...

very beautiful Kim,little Luca still in my prayers love Dorothy

Only By His Grace said...

Hi Kim, sorry I haven't commented on you beautiful cards as I have been very unwell of late. your last three cards are as usuual spectacular. I adore your work.
Hugs Marion

Gunilla/Nilla said...

This is a beautiful card Kim! The colouring is awesome and the sparkling details just perfect, LOVE IT!!

Have a lovely day.
Hugs//Gunilla

Georgia said...

Oh wow, this is stunning Kim - the image is adorable and I absolutely love your gorgeous doily and gems and the beautiful flowers! :) Love, Georgia xx

Kathy said...

What a gorgeous card, absolutely beautiful

Ida said...

WOW! Kim, your card is amazing!! Sooo very gorgeous!

Hugs Ida:o)

Marion said...

Just stunning Kim. This image is absolutely gorgeous. Love the stickles and colouring is superb as always.
hugs
Marion

Sylvia said...

GORGEOUS!!! Fantastic colouring and I love all the flowers and glitter and the vintage-y feel of it!
Sylvia xx

Carole said...

Very pretty card and such beautiful details you've used.
Hugs
Carole x

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