15 Jan 2015

ROSE IN STORM

Hi all, tonight I have a card to share with you that I finished yesterday I have used a new (to me) image from Ching-Chou Kuik she is called Rose in Storm which I thought was highly appropriate considering the awful weather we are having and apparently due to have in the coming days.
I have gone for a rather dramatic colour combo of black and yellow, I coloured the image with Graph It Markers and Copics for the skin tones.  The black cardstock I embossed with a rose embossing folder, I used my Tonic die for the trellis then added some Cosmic Black Pearl PVA for the pearls, finally I added a new Kanban floral sentiment that I got in the post yesterday and some roses and white organza bow.


I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:
Many thanks for visiting me and the lovely comments that you leave.

36 comments:

Crafty Train said...

I love these images. The Hair is fabulous, love the way you have added the yellow through it gives her real drama!! Wonderful card Lorraine Lisa x

cotnob said...

This is gorgeous Lorraine, the black and yellow is a fabulous combination and your die cut trellis is beautiful - I love the way you have coloured her hair.
Pauline
x

Sue said...

WOW! This is gorgeous Lorraie. The image is so beautiful, your colouring is stunning and I love your stylish design too.
Hugs Sue xx

Jan Ltc said...

Fabulous card Lorraine.thanks for the visit xx Jan

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

Awesome creation Lorraine and your coloring is AMAZING! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘ANYTHING GOES with a TWIST – use a new craft item’ challenge and please come back again soon!
Darlene
one of the 'Sistahs'
The Sisterhood of Crafters
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

Merry said...

Stunning...so love your colouring. Great colour combo too.

Diane said...

Wow Lorraine, you should frame this as art. Love the stunning coloring and design.

Hugs Diane

Kym's Crafty Cards said...

Lorraine, another stunning card. The image is perfect for a lot of places at the moment - stormy!! Love that trellis. Thanks for entering the challenge again. Don’t forget you are entitled to two entries into the monthly Blog Challenge draw as you have used a Ching-Chou Kuik image. For the first entry link to the card/creation you have created. For your second entry just link to your main blog.

Thank you for entering, best wishes in the draw and for your continued support of this challenge. Hope to see you back next month. Kym (Ching-Chou Kuik Digital Stamps Design Team Leader)

Marianne's Craftroom said...

She is lovely, great dramatic colours. I have some candy so hop over x

Patty Sue 2 said...

This is just jaw dropping beautiful. Your coloring is beautiful and the die cut is spot on with this image! Lovely!

McCrafty's Cards said...

This is beautiful Lorraine. I love the image and the backgroud!!
Kevin xx

Veerle said...

This is gorgeous Lorraine, I love your choise of colours. Stunning.
Hugs, Veerle x

Carol said...

Gorgeous card Lorraine, the colours are so striking. Carol x

Chrissy said...

Stunning Lorraine..fabulous colouring and I love the yellow and black and the gorgeous trellis die...so beautiful.

luv CHRISSYxx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

Stunning card Lorraine you have done a great job on the colouring. Love your black and yellow combination its very striking! The winds here were terrible yesterday I almost got blow over! Susan x

Rose said...

Wow stunning card Lorraine. I am loving the new digis you have found and that sentiment. Fabulous.
Rose xx

pinky said...

Really striking card with the black and yellows Lorraine, stunning card. We have our first snow here this morning!!

Pamellia Johnson said...

Gorgeous Lorraine! Love the black and yellow together, it is such a striking combo! Your image is amazing, love the colouring!! Happy weekend and big hugs to you :)

Lau W said...

Wouah ! Love her hair, so fab colouring !!! Superb card Lorraine !
xxx

Stampsnob. said...

Color is lovel, image gorgeous and the card is BOWtiful........Lis

aussie aNNie said...

Hi Lorraine...wowow...Fabulously brilliant card...love the colour combo and image is gorgeous....xxx{The Journey is the Start – my personal blog}

*Vicki* said...

WOW!! Such a gorgeous card here Lorraine!! Really love your image and your coloring is stunning!! HUGS :)

Sue said...

Really fab card Lorraine have a great weekend huggles Sue xx

Jacee said...

Stunning design Lorraine, love the black and yellow, very dramatic and just perfect for this lovely image which is coloured so beautifully, another smasher!
Hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

dstandard said...

This is just gorgeous! Your coloring is amazing as always!

Julieanne..aka pinkjools said...

Gorgeous card Lorraine...great colours together...love the image...Joolsx

Desire Fourie said...

Oh wow Lorraine your colouring is just superb and the yellow and black is so striking.
Hugs
Desíre
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is awesome sweetie. So very striking. Fab colouring and mind blowing layout. Sorry playing catch up again, I think I will be all this week. Lol!!!
Hugs
Cathy
xxxxx

Pat said...

Beautiful card Lorraine, the image is gorgeous as is the colouring/ Have a great weekend.

Pat xx

Donna Mosley said...

Wow ! Lorraine, stunning colouring and gorgeous design.

Donna x

Karen Petitt said...

That is one beautiful card Lorraine! I really do envy your colouring skills - I must try harder lol! Fabulous colours too - nice and warm for this chilly spell. Thank you for the lovely comment on my blog too. I don't enter as many challenges these days in part because I have a load of digi stamps that I don't use often so challenges that have digital prizes don't appeal to me much. I hope you have a lovely weekend hun, and stay nice and warm too! xx

Lynne in NI said...

Wow, beautiful card Lorraine! Great image .... love how you added the colour to her hair :)

MagsB said...

Wow, oh wow! What gorgeous colouring, and a fab design - the die-cut borders are perfect for the lovely image, too, they look like an elegant Chinese screen, I think! Fantabulous!!!

love Mags B x

Lola said...

Stunning card!!
You gave such a mysthical, golden glow to the beautiful image with your gorgeous coloring!

Thank you so much for taking part at our challenge at Fairytale Stampers and good luck :-)

xx Karola xx

Lady Bug Stampers said...

Wow this is so beautiful. Love the detail you put into this one. wonderful coloring as well. Thanks for playing along with us at Ching-Chou Kuik Challenge this month.
Linda K. DT

Rose said...

Hi Lorraine I just wanted to come back and congratulate you for having two cards showcased on Ching Chou Kuik's blog. They are stunning cards and well worth showcasing.
Rose xx

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