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Wednesday, 13 July 2011

Divas by design pastels

Hey folks, well I am super late with my post today. I just can't seem to get myself organised with all these folks coming in and out of my house with this loft conversion. They only have about 2wks left but we still have a mass of decorating and then there are all the end of school events taking up a stack of time at the moment!
I have made a card for our challenge this fortnight over at Divas by Design which is to use Pastels on your creations and we are sponsored by the fab Crafty Emmas for our challenge and the DT have made some amazing examples. Here is my card using the sketch over at sketch saturday.

I have used fab freebie papers from the paperstack I got free with papercraft magazine and have used this gorgeous Kenny K digi image which I just love! I'm not so thrilled with the colouring as the printer ink kept bleeding which was a tad annoying! I decided to stick to a mono pink theme as I love pink and haven't done a mono card in a while.

My flowers are mostly wild orchids with gittery ribbon coming from hobbycraft, pearls from stash, butterfly from a local shop and sentiment from Whimsy.

I would also like to enter this into Kenny Ks challenge of anything goes, Whoopsidaisy we love pink, Stamp somethings bugs or butterflies and card cupids mono challenge.
Thanks so much for coming by my blog I hope you can join us in our challenge this time! Hugs all
sparkle - http://www.sparklee.com

30 comments:

Vicky said...

Gorgeous Sweetie...! beautiful image and great choice of colours too hun..!

Hope the conversion is going well Rebekah..I know how you feel when I had my one done :o(...but it's gonna be sooooo worth it..promise..!

biggest of hugs Vicky xx

Frea said...

Hi Rebekah, lovely card hun!! The butterfly looks great and I love the contrast of that tough chick and the romantic soft colours. Hugs, Frea

laney said...

gorgeous card hun this is one of my fav KK and you have coloured her up perfectly!!
hugs
laney

Sandra said...

WOW Fabulous great image and nicely coloured and l love the butterfly gorgous colour too!:) Sandra H

Linda said...

Wow I love this card!!!! The colors, flowers, and that butterfly fabulous!!!! Way to go!!!!

Cheryl said...

oh wow hun this is just stunning oh just love those colors,the butterfly is just amazing too hun know how annoying it is,when the printer ink bleeds hun if you,print on normal not best,then the ink seems,to stick better,hugs cheryl xxxxxx

Doreen said...

A gorgeous card Rebekah,fabulous image.xxx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Rebekah, I like the image and that fabulous butterfly.
Kevin xx

Patty Sue 2 said...

Your card is fantastic! I always enjoy your entries! Thanks for hopping with us and good luck on winning a great prize at KKKG's challenge!

Anita said...

Gorgeous card Rebekah. Love the pink and that butterfly is amazing.

Bella´s Bastelecke said...

Wow your card is fabulous!
Love your gorgeous colors and such pretty papers and detail!

thanks to visit my blog....


Hugs
Judith

Lisa Jane said...

Hi Regekah - love the pink mono ... that butterfly is absolutely gorgeous too..hope you get all straightened out and back to normal soon lol..
Lisa x

Exclusively by Mel said...

Hi Rebekah,
Love your very pretty Kenny K card.
Wonderful butterfly.
Not long now with the builders!
Love, Mel. xx

Brenda Brown said...

Hi Rebekah.
Love the pink card, gorgeous as ever.
I hope things start to slow down for you a bit soon, I don't know how you manage to fit everythin in.
Take care.
luv and hugs {brenda] xoxox

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Wow, that's some butterfly on the card. Very pretty in pink. Thanks for playing at Whoopsi Daisy. Marianne x

Stampin Lucy said...

I think I have said before, I DROOL over your blog. Are you ready for November?? Can u wait =0)

Your Card is GAWGEOUS!! Love the subtlety of your coloring. LOVE LOVE it!! Put together beautifully. I am so honored to work along with you..

DesignerDiva said...

WOW Rebekah, what a great card and that butterfly is amazing. I love Kenny K too, Lisa told me if you slowly dry your print out with a heat tool it helps, it works for me. I hated using digi's until I did this now I'm happy with either stamps

Good luck with the builders lol we've not long had them in, worth it as I have a fabby new kitchen!!

Hugs Laurie x

Bente said...

Love the image and the colors you've used. Thanks for joining us at SS this week.
Hugs, Bente

Wendy said...

Beautiful card Rebekah,fab image and what a gorgeous butterfly.
Wendy xx

Teresa said...

Oooh This is gorgeous, I never used to be a pink person but I'm lovin' it more each day, most of my cards are turning out pink these days lol. Love your big butterfly.
hugs Teresa xx

Angela said...

Wow, this is so pretty in pink. I love how soft your coloring of her is and that butterfly is gorgeous. I tend to use butterflies all the time her lately.
Thanks for hopping and playing with us at Kenny K Krafty Girlz Challenges.
Hugs:)
Angela

crafty amy said...

This is so gorgeously girly :D I LOVE that butterfly.
I am starting a new challenge blog and have follower candy up for grabs as well as a DT call. So if you like Marianne designs check out Marianne's Design Divas.

Hugs

Amy xx

Kim. said...

This is a beautiful card, lovely image and colours. The butterfly is stunning.
Kim xXx

Rleen said...

Gorgeous card Rebeka! I love all the details! You did an awesome job!
Thanks for sharing with us at the Whoopsi Daisy challenge this week!
Hugs, Rleen

Love crafts forever said...

Hi Rebekah. Absolutely gorgeous card. Thanks for playing at Whoopsi Daisy.
Hugs Nataliya

tiggertastic said...

wow that butterfly is so cool and your flowers rock too

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

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Crafty Purple Frog , Sweet Pea Stampers ,Bearly Mine Designs , Kenny K and My Time To Craft

Dawn said...

Gorgeous Rebekah as always hon. Hope loft conversion going well x

Kimmi said...

Beautiful colouring of your image and that butterfly is awesome!

Thank you for joining us on our Anything Goes challenge at Kenny K's Krafty Girls Challenge!
Good Luck.

Kimmi x

Annika said...

Wonderful work! The colouring is lush and I simply adore your gorgeous embellishing!
Thank you so much for playing with us at Kenny K Krafty Girlz and good luck!
Annika

Karina said...

Your card looks great. Your layout and your colouring is fabulous. Thanks for hopping and playing with us at Kenny K Krafty Girlz Challenges.
Hugs, Karina