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Monday, 10 November 2014

Commissioned birthday card

Morning all I thought I would share the other card I had to make for the girl in the PO.
 Now like I said I had very little to go on it was a 50th Birthday and for a female, that was it and my mojo at an all time low (again) and she needed them to tomorrow yikesssssss.
Thinking cap pressed firmly down this is what I came up with


The card is 8x8". All papers are freebies from pixel scrapper I just distressed and inked with weathered wood and stormy sky then matted  onto white card.

 The image is pearls in my hair by a day for daisies I love her.
I have coloured her in with promarkers
colours used are


Sandstone, soft peach, blush (skin)
Pastel beige, raw sienna, burnt sienna, walnut, henna, fire wood (hair)
Sea mist, denim blue, pebble blue, grey green (dress)


I had a bit of trouble with her hair I couldn't get the colour I wanted which is why I used so many but I'm happy with the end result.
Then when it was all put together I added blue and white liquid pearls around the image.




 I added loads of lace detailing and pearls and put flat backed pearls in her hair then I also added them to the flower arrangements



 I printed out the digi stamp greeting and celebrate ticke and inked with the same DI as I used on the papers and added a little blue fussy bow and a couple of extra pearls. then when it was all put together I added some turquoise stickles around the edges of the papers.


 here you can see the flowers more closely with pearls a berries

Finally for the insert


 I digitally layered the papers for the insert and added the image onto the outer bottom corners added the verse then when printed I coloured the image using Derwent blendable pencils



 and there you have it my card for today done hope you like it.
Thanks for popping over and I will see you soon.
I am entering this into the following challenges

http://addicted-to-stamps-challenge.blogspot.co.uk/ Bling

 http://cagichallenge.blogspot.ca/ Lace & pearls

http://corrosivechallengesbyjanet.blogspot.co.uk/  Girly

 http://www.onestitchatatimechallenge.blogspot.de/2014/11/challenge-223.html  Distressing

 http://challengeupyourlife.blogspot.co.uk/ ATG




11 comments:

Always with a Sentiment said...

Hello Jacki. Oh my goodness, what a STUNNER of a card. Your attention to detail is just brilliant. I love that gorgeous image, fabulous colours, and the tactile experience of this is just wonderful.
You make the most beautiful creations and this is another beauty to behold.
Happy crafting my friend, and good luck with the challenges, it certainly is a winner for me.
Love Sandra xxx

Pamellia Johnson said...

You always include so many gorgeous details in your cards Jacki! I love the attention you give every corner of your creations! Love that pearl trim and the pearls in her hair! Beautiful image! hugs :)

tilly said...

what a beautiful card, I love all the details and colouring, bet she was happy with it
Tilly

Donna Mosley said...

Stunning card Jacki, love all the pretty details.

Donna x

Love crafts forever said...

Beautiful card.I love all your gorgeous embellishments. Well done.
Thanks for playing with us at OSAAT.
DT Nataliya

Bunny said...

Hey, Jacki. This is a beautiful card inside and out. I love this image from ADFD. This is colored so nicely and the hair coloring is absolutely beautiful. Thank you for joining us at Come And Get It challenge. Bunny DT

Shell B. said...

Hi Jackie,
This is totally gorgeous and for the short time you had to work on a project, it's one of my favorite images!
Glad that you could share with us for the challenge at Come And Get It…..hope to see you back soon!

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Shell in Alaska ~ CAGI DT ~
http://akstamping.blogspot.com

Barb said...

This is beautiful, loving everything about it just gorgeous. Thanks for sharing with us at the Come And Get It challenge. Barb

Michelle said...

Really beautiful card inside and out Jacki - love the pearls in her hair. This is one of my favourite digi stamps and you've done a wonderful job with yours - Michelle x

N Zver said...

This is absolutely gorgeous! And your colouring is fantastic! The skin and hair is AMAZING! Thank you for your time to play with us at Come And Get It challenge .Hugs Neva

Sol said...

Lovely Card!! Beautiful Decorated with lots of Pearls.. Great job on the inside too!!
Thank you for joining us at ATSC! Sol