16 May 2013

BLACK, RED AND WHITE

Hi all, don't faint but I have another card that I recently made to show you, I have used a Paper Shelter image called 'In the 20's' this was one of the first digi's that I ever bought from TPS.
I have coloured her with Copics then cut her out, I mounted her onto the card with silicone so that she does not lay flat,  I used an 8 x 8 scalloped card for the base, the black card has been embossed then covered with some gold gilding wax, the papers are SU, I added a sentiment border, I have also added one of my crochet flowers, this one is supposed to represent an Oriental Red Poppy, the first small red layer flower I crocheted following a tutorial from Mandy at Little Birdie Secrets, I then completed a larger layer that I made up myself, finally I crocheted a black centre and green leaf. 
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
I would like to thank you for visiting, I hope that you like my card and bless you for any comments that you leave.
See you later.

36 comments:

Have A Scrap Happy Day said...

Wow, this is gorgeous. Love the color combo. I really need to learn how to make those crocheted flowers. Have a fun and crafty evening.

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card,I love the image and the papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Doreen said...

Beautiful card,fabulous image and love the colours.xxx

Christine Harrop said...

Love the bright red of your card and the flower is great. ON your previous card I think those crochet bows are absolutely fabulous! Christine xx

Sue - bearhouse said...

Such a gorgeous card Lorraine. I love that sweet image, you have coloured her so beautifully and your crochet flower looks amazing
hugs Sue xx

Chris x said...

Lorraine this is stunning the image is beautifully coloured, and I just luv that bg with the flourish and the colour is gorgeous too.
Chris x

Annmaree (Emu) said...

She's an awesome sassy image, love the 20's imagery, and shes just such a cute modern take on it!

Love the colour combo and your beautiful colouring in!

Merry said...

Wow, your colouring is amazing Lorraine. Such a wonderful card and layout.

Laine said...

Your colouring and design on this card are fabulous Lorraine.
Laine
xx

jem (jane elizabeth middleton) said...

fabulous 20's girl, great colours and wonderful big flower. janex

aussie aNNie said...

STUNNING Lorraine, love the colour combo, the flower and the fab coloured digi image...xx

cotnob said...

This is a lovely card Lorraine, fabulous image and brilliant colouring - your crochet poppy is beautiful.
Pauline
x

Margreet said...

Awww Lorraine, I'm completely impressed by your colouring, embossing and another brilliant crocheted flower (incl leaf this time!).
Hugs,
xxx Margreet

Karen Petitt said...

Love the character and you've coloured her beautifully. Lovely layout and I love the embossed black card with the wax and of course I love your crochet flower - it's a perfect poppy Karen x

Angelique said...

Verry pretty card. Gorgeous image and colouring, beautifull crochet flower and just love that embossed background paper.
Thank you for joining us at Fab'n'Funky

Huggsss,Angelique
EngelDesignsScrap

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is lovely Lorraine. That black embossed background is fantastic with the gilding wax. You have finished off lovely with your gorgeous crocheted flowers.


Hugs
Cathy
xxxxx

Lau W said...

Wonderful card, love the colors ! And so nice flower !
xx

Karen Letchworth said...

That embossed texturing technique is amazing, and it the card turned out just stunning. Thanks for sharing with us in this week's challenge and please stop back by to join us again soon.
Blessings,
Karen
Word Art Wednesday

pinky said...

Gorgeous card Lorraine, love how you achieved that gorgeous shine on her. The red crochet flower is beautiful.

Danni said...

This is a gorgeous card!! Love this!

coops said...

so stunning Lorraine.fantastic colours and image and I really love your gilded embossing, so gorgeous :D

xx coops xx

Linda Simpson said...

This is gorgeous Lorraine, love the background and the flower is fabulous.

Hugs
Linda xxx

Lorraine said...

I love this card, it had to be one of my favourite 'Lorraine' cards! Gorgeous image and the colour scheme and design look fabulous.
Lorraine x

Carol said...

A gorgeous card Lorraine, love seeing your crocheted flowers. Carol x

Janette said...

This is lovely, what a sweet image, I love the colour scheme you have used. The guilding wax looks fab, I really must try this. I think your crochet flowers are fab and this poppy is outstanding.
Janette

scrappymo! said...

Wow...that black and red really pops off the page. Your flower is fabulous and I love the gilding wax. Haven't tried that yet.
Thanks for stopping by my blog...I sure enjoyed every one of those cards. I am trying to think of a way to permanently display them...thinking of a thin wire up high across my walls and hang them like a clothesline!!! I have several others I received since I started blogging and it seems a shame to hide them away!
Hope things are going well with you...I always feel energized when the work is done and there is actually a place to sit out and relax...can't wait to colour out on the patio!

Lynne in NI said...

Ohhh what a stunner! Love your fabulous flower and gorgeous colour theme, and your image is coloured perfectly :)

Sandy said...

Fun card and I love that pretty black in the background - and to top it off with a crochet flower - Perfect!
Sandy

Pat K said...

Wow, gorgeous card, beautifully coloured and the crocheted flower is a lovely touch.

Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky this week. Pat K x

MagsB said...

Wow, the black and red colour combo is so effective! I love the cute '20s girlie, and the red crochet flower is FAB-U-LOUS!!!

Have a lovely weekend!

love Mags B x

Jac said...

Stunning card Lorraine, love the gilt on the black very elegant and beautifully coloured image xx

DebiJ said...

What a wonderful card...best colour combo, one of my faves with that lovely image, great embossing & touched by your hand made flower. Magic work. xx

Janice said...

A super image and a lovely card. Brilliant colouring and a super flower. Have u the link to the tutorial, would love to crochet flowers? Jx

Stamping With Bibiana said...

love that little girl, and good luck
bibiana

Ginny said...

cute card, thanks for joining us at FnF :)

Jo Ann said...

Wonderful creation....Love the crisp embossing and the image is too cute. Great job. Thanks for blessing us with your artwork this week at Word Art Wednesday. God bless, always!

JO ANN
http://jatterburycreations.blogspot.com

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