Saturday, February 25, 2012

Passing the Torch

Hello again.  I've really been getting a lot done lately.  Wish I could be this productive all the time!  This is a digi from A Day for Daisies that was another freebie for the CDAC Challenge #12.  Honestly, this is so much fun!  I love seeing what everyone does with the digis that are provided.  There is so much variety and so much talent out there!  It's overwhelming.  So here's my take on the challenge:

I am very pleased with the coloring.  I had in mind that crisp fabric that is somewhat irridescent but wanted to capture it in colored pencil without stickles or other embellishments to give it that sheen.  I really like the way it moves from one color to the next and back.  Anyway, I had a LOT of fun with this card.  I just happened to have the flourish and green roses in my stash, how perfect! 

I am also entering this card in the challenge at Always Crafting.

Have a great day!


  1. You've coloured the dresses beautifully. Your card is lovely. Hazel x

  2. Hi, Sue,
    I just had to come and visit your blog to see your interpretation of the ballerinas. I absolutely love it!!
    Your colouring is outstanding and you have used the embellishments perfectly!!
    I will be learning from your style!
    Big hugs,

  3. How beautiful! This is very elegant and serene. I love the design and the colors/coloring are perfect. The pearls are fantastic!

  4. what a gorgeous card ,pretty and so delicate.....beautiful
    Thanks for joining us at the poodle parlour and good luck
    tracey x

  5. Was für ein bezauberndes Motiv und deine Karte ist toll.
    Danke für deine Teilnahme bei Fairy tale Challenge. Liebe Grüße

  6. Oh, Sue, I love the shimmer and shine! No doubt this is even more stunning in real life. Thank you for joining us at Shopping Our Stash.

  7. Gorgeous card!!! Love how you place the pearls on the image! Well done! Thanks for joining us at Guylou's this week!

  8. Sweet, beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Poodles Parlour, good luck, cheers sue n x

  9. What a wonderfull card, it´s really very spring like! Thank you for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge! xx Bianca

  10. Hi, gorgeous card, lovely image & coloring!
    Thanks for playing along with us at Fairytale Challenge!
    Hugs Nela

  11. So very pretty! Thank you so much for joining in on our challenge over at Guylou's! Good Luck!!

  12. Beautiful card,really pretty!!!

    Thanks for sharing with us at poodles Parlour challenge. Good Luck.....

    Big hugs Jo xxx

  13. Oh wow this is a wonderful creation, beautiful colour theme and image is adorable and so beautifully coloured and its just perfect for this weeks challenge

    thank you so much for joining us at the Crafty Catz Eye Spy something beginning with B and we hope you stop by next week and join in with the fun,

    Good Luck with the challenge,
    Hugs Bridget :0) x

    Crafty Cat Dt

  14. Hello there Sue,

    what a beautiful card and the delicate and elegant images are so gorgeous!

    Thank you for joining us for our Spring challenge over at Fairy Tale Challenge,

    Take Care
    Big Hugs
    Casper (GDT)

  15. Beautiful card. Somewhat an old fashion flair which I love. About the egg brought back a memory I had forgotten...trying not to get your tongue stuck...hahah Thanks!

  16. Your coloring is fantastic and I love the bling you added to her hair! Just gorgeous. Thanks for playing along at Guylou's Inimitability!

  17. Thank you so much for entering your stunning card in my Challenge at Little Scrap Pieces. That digi is Fabulous and you did an amazing job designing with it! karen


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