Thursday, August 7, 2014

Victoria Attends a Dance

     Second post of the day but who could resist posting this one?  This sweet little lady is attending her first formal party and has just been asked to dance.  Doesn't she look shy?  She's drawn by Mi Ran of Artbymiran and I just fell in love when I saw her.


My sketch comes from Try Stampin' on Tuesday
and the colors are from The Outlawz
but the lavenders and purples in the dp and CS turned blue again.  :-(

  

     Victoria (the name of the image) was colored with ProMarkers, then cut with a die from Spellbinders.  I used a second die to cut the frame.  The papers are from SU and I used a border punch to create the polka dots along the bottom border.  I added a bit of paper behind it to make the 'dots' look pink.  I used two ribbons, both from my stash, and the rose is from Recollections, colored with markers.  The satin flowers are made from ribbon and sewn together with a pearl in the center of each one.  I added two tiny feathers to her hair, right where feathers are drawn in the image.

     Challenges:
Crafting from the Heart
Crafty Boots
Crafty Sentiments Designs
Creative Craft Cottage
Digi Makeover
Fan-Tastic Tuesday
Love to Create
Melonheadz Friends
Natalie and Amy's
Papertake Weekly
Stamp and Create

     This is the second post of the day so scroll down if you want to see the other one, and I'll be back tomorrow or the next day.  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

25 comments:

  1. Oh, she's adorable.....love her hair too!
    hugs Jo x

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  2. Ahhhh. So sweet.....almost identical to your favorite colors. Love all the ides to accent this darling image.

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  3. Oh, she is so pretty, Connie. What a sweet card and I really like that polka dot border at the bottom.

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  4. Ow, another fab card. Sweet image and lovely backing papers. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenge.

    Dionne

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  5. Pretty card, and such a sweet image. Thanks for joining us this week over at Love To Create.

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  6. ahhhhh soooo cute!!!! Love the purple! I know that it's one of your favorite colors and we share that :)

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  7. So pretty! Love the feathers in her hair and the different bows. Great job!
    Lynn

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  8. Oh my Connie this is so beautiful. I love the ribbon flowers. The image sure does look shy and you have coloured her beautifully.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  9. Such a very pretty card NC and yes the image is gorgeous.
    Janet xxx

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  10. Hi NC, I have my DT hat on here..... Love the image and you have coloured 'Victoria' beautifully. Your card is simply beautiful. Thank you for joining us this week at Crafty Sentiments Designs. Kerry, DT xx

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  11. Wow, NC loving your header, so darling, and your beauty is simply gorgeous with royal purple, beautifully crafted and elegantly colored.
    Hugs
    Berni

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  12. Oh goodness this is just lovely. Beautiful colors and the image is fabulous. Hugs, joann sassy raggedy

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  13. Victoria is beautifully elegant in her purple gown. I just have to mention that I absolutely adore your blog header xxx
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    Hugs
    Desíre
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  14. She's gorgeous, NC! Love those little flowers too.
    hugs, Asha

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  15. Hi Connie, this is a beautifully colored stamped image! Really eye catching. And of course, who among us ladies doesn't love pink AND purple! You are very talented with sewing your flowers too! Thanks for joining us at Try Stampin' on Tuesday! Crystal

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  16. Very cute choice of stamps and with the pink and purple your on to a real winner! :-) x beautiful! Thanks for joining us at Try Stampin' on Tuesday!

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  17. Such a sweet image, nicely done, Have a wonderful weekend
    Hugs Julie P

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  18. Such a cute image, thanks for sharing it with us over at CCC Digi Creations.

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  19. Gorgeous creation, love the image & colours you have used!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Try Stampin' on Tuesday this week & Natalie & Amy's this month, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

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  20. Sweet card and cute image. Thanks for joining us at Paper Makeup.

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  21. So sweet, thank you for joining us at crafting from the heart, good luck
    Caroline dt

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  22. Lovely and your color choice rock!Thank you for joining us this week over at love to create challenges.
    Amanda LTCDT

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  23. Lovely card - such a gorgeous combination of colours and patterns. Loved the border. Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

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  24. What a lovely project! Thanks for playing at Crafty Sentiments Designs! We hope to see you next challenge and good luck!

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