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Thursday, July 8, 2010

Nora on a Swing

Hello again!  I've had some time on my hands lately, which is abnormal for me with two small children (lol!) so I've been very busy making cards.  I have to say that this card is one of my favorite ones that I made lately.  I've used the sketch from Sketch Saturday Week #110.  I am also entering it into Cute Card Thursday and Flutter By Wednesday Week #112.  I am absolutely in love with the designer papers, they are from Making Memories.  When I first saw it I thought it was a little busy with the paisley's and all but once I started using it, I completely fell in love with it!  I used CTMH cardstock for the matting.



Isn't this image just the cutest??  She is Nora on a Swing from C.C. Designs.  I used Diamond Stickles to add some bling to her wings and to the butterflies.  I hand drew the grass to ground her.  The flowers are Off white mini roses from Prima.  The bigger flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts.  I attached a punched Martha Stewart butterfly to a crystal pick so it looks like it is fluttering by.





The inside.

copics used to color with:  E21, BG93, E53, W00, W1, E50, E00, E33, E31, R12, E57, G82, B0000, W3, R01, B41, E35, R02, R11, YR31.

Hugs, Lisa

13 comments:

A Cards Delight said...

Adorable card! I love how you grounded her with the grass. The butterfly to the hatpin is really a cool idea, TY! DP is beautiful! This card is eligible to enter into
http://flutterbywednesdays.blogspot.com

if you enter it today! Very pretty card!

Julie said...

So pretty! Love the soft colors.

Christina C. said...

This card is absolutely stunning and delightful. Beautifully colored image and gorgeous flower arrangement.

Pam said...

Lisa,
You have a work of art with this one! Your coloring is so dimensional, and all the embellishments coordinate so well with that beautiful DP. I just adore this card!
Hugs to you,
Pam

Danielle Champagne said...

Such a beautiful card! Love the tender colors you chose. Flowers are gorgeous, as well as the inside. Great work.
Danielle.

Danni said...

What a truly exquisite card!Wow!! This is amazing! Gorgeous! Thank you for playing along with my flutter by challenge!

RubyM:) said...

OH LISA YOU ARE JUST TOO GOOD!! What an adorable sweet scene you created arounsd all the gorgeous flowers.Anya ink is having the scenery challenge if you are interested. They now are letting C.C images qualify to enter so that is a plus for you!! You did an outstanding job sweetie as always,RubyM:)

P.S
HERE IS THE LONK IF YOU WANNA JOIN
http://anyaink.blogspot.com/

Lena Katrine said...

Cute and lovely card!
Thanks for playing along at SS this week - good luck!
Hugs, Lena

Nancy said...

What an absolutely gorgeous card! What die did you use? I don't recognize the shape - which I LOVE! But the rest of your card is just beautiful too. Love the stickles on the butterfly and your flower arrangement.

Kay said...

This is gorgeous! I love the flowers, and the soft, dreamy colors!

Jodi said...

Such a cute and sweet card you created for the challenge!! Love the pretty papers and of course the image!! Thanks for joining us at Flutterby Wednesday!
Hugs
Jodi =)

Farina said...

This card is so nice, so many beautiful details.
The used paper is great.

Greetings from Silvia

little angel said...

whaou!!!! it's really lovely!such a good work!
hugs
little angel