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Saturday, 16 October 2010

Autumnal Raven

Hi everyone!
I hope you have all had a great week and are enjoying your weekend. I wanted to share with you a card I designed for a class with an Autumnal feel. The beautiful image is Raven from Sugar Nellie and I thought she'd look great with the gorgeous warm DP's from the Indian Summer collection from Basic Grey. All edges were distressed with Walnut Stain then I added lts of leaves, lace and bling!


I am entering this into the following challenges:
Paper Sundaes - A Change of Season
Basic Grey - #31 'Autumn/Harvest Time'
Crazy 4 Challenges - C4C59 'Fall/Autumn'

I used Spiced Marmalade and Fired Brick Distress Ink Pads to colour the oval nestie.

Raven's Little Close Up

ProMarker Colour Recipe:
Skin: Blush, Dusky Pink
Hair: Cool Grey 5
Hat and Coat: Apricot, Ginger
Hat Trim and Buttons: Burgandy
Wellies and Scarf: Antique Pink, Burgandy
Tights: Burnt Orange, Ginger
Dress: Saffron, Antique Pink

10 comments:

  1. Oh a gorgeous card Clare, love the warm rich colours. Great layout and love the pearls and lace too!
    Enjoy the rest of the weekend :)
    Kelly.x

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  2. wow this is beautiful and perfect for our challenge this week. Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week.

    Fi

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  3. Great card clare, love her she is so sweet,
    Fi xx

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  4. Gorgeous Clare, I have this image and love it, so autuminal.
    You have used the papers brilliantly, and the image is coloured so perfectly.
    Debbiexx

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  5. Wonderful card, very autumny :)
    Thank you for playing with "Paper Sundaes" this week!
    hugs Nana

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  6. oh clare, i so loved this card and you inspired me in so many ways with this one. i have used my precious little raven stampy on 4 cards so far! so pleased she stopped being a dirty stop out and returned home!! lol!!!! huge hugs and see you soon chick, Lou xxxxx

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  7. That is indeed a great colourcombo! I really feel the little girl snuggle up in her jacket and scarf.
    Thank you for entering our challenge over at Basic Grey Challenges.

    Sandra and the BGC DT

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  8. This is really beautiful! Love the colors that you used!

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  9. Super cute! Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes for our Change of Seasons challenge!

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  10. Absolutely adorable!!! I love these papars! and your use of them is beautiful!!
    Thanks for joining us at BG challenge.
    Hugs, Giò

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