Wednesday, 13 May 2015

Dark Lilies

Good morning to all my lovely friends and  followers its that Wednesday again so today sees the launch of a new challenge at Crafting by Designs and our theme this week is flowers . Its one of my favorite embellishments so I hope its is one of yours as well.
We have two sponsors this week

Prize is 4 digi images


$15 credit to store

I decided on an image from Sweet Pea Stamps by Ching Chou Kuik called Dark Lilies isn't she just fab.I loved painting this image.

Card Recipe

Image Sweet Pea Stamps Dark Lilies painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Card shape is a Dutch Doobadoo Shape Art  flower with four petals from Noor Designs UK
Papers are LOTV Timeless Victorian
Sentiment LOTV Everyday Grungy Messages
Pre cut heart  from my stash 
Magnolia Do Hickey Swirl and  leaf die
Flower Pearl string from The Hobby House at GNPE ages ago
Lace from Boyes Stores
Large OTT flower Martha Stewart from Michael's Florida
Seam binding Wild Orchid Crafts
Resin flowers,square doily and mauve pearl string my stash.
Dusty Concord Distress Ink
Tim Holtz card 

I hope you are all having a great week and  find time to pop over to enter this challenge also I recommend you take a look at Sweet Pea Stamps they have some fabulous images hugs Carole x

I'm entering this in the following challenges Deep Ocean Challenge Flowers and Fussyand Fancy Friday Challenge Lots of flowers 



  1. Wow Carole, this is really pretty!! I love the orchid colors and your shaped design! Stunning details with the die cuts and lace too!! :) HUGS

  2. Fantastic Carole. The image is beautiful and you colored her exceptionally. Love the lace, colors and dies.

    Hugs and Blessings

  3. Gorgeous card Carole, very pretty and girly :o)
    Jackie xx

  4. This is just gorgeous! The image is fabby and I love the colour combination. All those embellishments are so wonderful especially the big flower. How did you keep it looking that good when it was in your luggage all the way from the USA? Debra x

  5. Great shape, fab image and beautiful colours

  6. Gorgeous card Carole, love the shape and beautiful details x

  7. Beautiful Carole. Love the shape and design and your OTT flower is a beauty.


  8. Fantastic design and details Carole.

    Hugs Diane

  9. Fabulous card, love the shape and gorgeous design. Beautifully coloured image too.
    Linda xxx

  10. Beautiful card Carole. love the colours, fab!
    Hugs Jacee
    Simply Paper Card Design

  11. I just love this sweetie hugs Pops x

  12. OMG this is scrumptious...absolutely gorgeous from tip to tail. I love your colours, your image is coloured superbly and all those lovely embellishments. BTW....the photo of your son and DIL is lovely...what a beautiful couple.xx

  13. Oh wow Carole this is stunning I love the flowers, the image and the design. Well everything really. Hugs Jackie

  14. Wonderful card Carole, such a lot of beautiful details, beautiful colors on the image and lovely lace.
    Hugs Pam x

  15. beautiful and i adore the pink trim you have used x

  16. Gorgeous, love that big Martha Stewart flower. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

  17. Absolutely stunning Carole!! it's gorgeous huggles Sue xx

  18. Beautiful card!!! Love the colors!!
    Thank you for sharing with us at Fussy and Fancy and good luck!
    Hugs, Sandra F&F DT


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