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22 Jun 2024

A TWOFER

 Not sure that I got the spelling right but I am sure everyone knows what I mean I have not one but two cards to share and enter into some challenges

My first card features an image from Sweet Escape coloured with both Spectrum Noir and Graphic markers, the papers are from one of my pads that I received from Brenda I used my circle dies for the image and mount also for the sentiment I also added some flower peals, I have followed the sketch at CSG (see below)


This is my card the image I have had coloured for some time I have loads of images that I have coloured ready to make cards with so far this is the only one I have created something with.


I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:

My second card is a festive one this time I have used an image from one of Hunky Dory Little Books it has been mounted on black card for some time but today I decided to make this card once again using papers that Brenda sent me I am so chuffed that I have many more beautiful papers to play with. I added sparkle to parts of the image that I hope you can see and finally added a tag that I have had for some years from Anne Marie Designs

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Hugs
Lolo x

26 comments:

Margreet said...

Gorgeous card following the sketch. The lady and the DP just match each other so well.
Lovely DP for the Christmascard and a pretty image.
xxx Margreet

Carol L said...

Great job on your Twofer! The coloring and pink tones on the first card are so pretty with that great sketch. I just love that cute little tag added to your 2nd card with that fn squirrel on the tree stump. Great papers and a wonderful design as well.

*Vicki* said...

Two gorgeous card here Lolo! Love the pretty coloring on the top card with the floral papers and pink colors! That image on the second card is darling and I love the layout of your design too!

Sarn said...

Two very different but excellent cards Lolo. xxx

HilaryJane said...

I am glad you are happy to have some new papers. I always admire how you use them. I find it impossible, so never buy them anymore.. the first card is perfectly feminine and the second perfectly Christmasy xx

Chrissy said...

Number one, what a great sketch, I reckon I could follow that, maybe, and I love your lovely image coloured beautifully and such pretty papers..number two, look at that little squirrel, he is adorable, gorgeous Christmas card.

luv CHRISSYxx

Judy McKay said...

Lovely card Lorraine. The design and layering is so pretty. Thank you for joining us at 613 Avenue Create the week. Hope to see you back here again soon. Judy DT https://avenue613.blogspot.com/

Becca S said...

LOLO= Both cards are terrific but I'm really partial to the rural wintery Christmas card with the squirrel!!! Thanks for sharing it at FarmQuest Country Christmas Challenges!!! Even the snow-topped English country manor house in the background is a great element for your country Christmas card! Awesome! --Becca

EmmaT said...

Amazing how different they look but using the same layout - 2 gorgeous cards x

Chris said...

Both cards are beautiful Lorraine, the first is so beautiful with the pretty papers, delicate colours and that gorgeous focal image- coloured perfectly. You made great use of your chosen sketch.
The Christmas card is delightful, a great layout and lovely traditional papers and colours to frame the beautiful red squirrel.
xx

crafty-stamper said...

Both beautiful cards and papers,love the gorgeous image on first card and cute squirrel on the Christmas card.
Carol x

Rainey's Craft Room said...

Two fabulous cards, I love the image and your beautiful colouring on the first one and the second is a very sweet festive card - which reminds me I really must set about making some Christmas cards, I am so far behind!
Lorraine

Sarah said...

A fabulous "twofer" Lolo, such a beautiful image on the first and the squirrel is magnificent on the Christmas card. Hope you are getting some better days xx

Alice (scrAPpamondo) said...

Love the sketch of the first card, I rarely use them, but I have saved this one time ago because it's beautiful. You have done a so pretty card with it!!Love the papers and your fab colouring!
The second one is my fav, that Hunkydory squirrel is SO cute and the papers you have had from Brenda are so sweet and festive! The tag finishes the card so well!
Hugs

Jane Savage said...

Gorgeous cards, both, Lorraine! šŸ©·šŸ©·

Darlene said...

Fun & fabulous cards Lorraine! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Peace On Earth challenge! Good Luck and we hope you’ll come back often.

Darlene
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS
Co-Owner … Can You Handle the Pressure, Double D, Four Seasons, Peace On Earth, Stencil Fun, Simply Clean & Simple, Two Old Bats, Triple B, Word Power

HilaryJane said...

I am glad to see that you managed to link up to Craftlandia 19 in the end. Thank you xx

Jackie C said...

Two really gorgeous cards Lorraine!
We are always super happy to see every entry in our mailbox at 613 Avenue Create.
Please do come back again!
The very best of luck with your entry.
Jackie, DT member at 613 xx

mamawcindy said...

Your first sketch card is so pretty and feminine and the tag is perfect on your Christmas card.
Thanks for visiting my blog, hope you have a wonderful day!

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aussie aNNie said...

Oh my goodness that is just beautiful and a great colour themes x

Lisa said...

Your cards are absolutely delightful! The first one is beautifully colored with Sweet Escape's image, enhanced by lovely papers and flower pearls, while the second card's festive charm and added sparkle make it truly special.

Linby said...

A sweet image and a lovely layout using the sketch. Your second card festive card is great with that red squirrel and the little tag.

Mia said...

Both your cards are gorgeous, Lolo, but I especially love the one you shared with us at Craftlandia Challenge. Thank you so much for joining the challenge, my friend. Good luck in the draw. Big hugs.

Ysnelda Solano said...

Hermosas las dos propuestas. Abrazos.

Ysnelda Solano said...

Preciosas las dos propuestas. Abrazo

SanDryCreaciones said...

Que hermosas propuestas! son preciosas las dos tarjetas no encanta la combinaciĆ³n de papeles y colores utilizados en las dos, gran trabajo! un abrazo!

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