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Tuesday, 21 July 2009

PFP Week 9 – DT card

PM challenge 9 - rose pink & lime

PM challenge 9 - rose pink & lime (close up 1)

 PM challenge 9 - rose pink & lime (inside)

This week’s challenge over at Passion for Promarkers is to use the colours Rose Pink and Lime and was chosen by the lovely Ida and we are lucky to be sponsored by Papirloftet a craft store based in Norway.  They do the most gorgeous embellishments (flowers, ribbon, lace etc) as well as papers and all the usual crafty stuff.  All of the DT were sent a goodie bag with some of their products to use on our cards.  I decided to use as much as I could and I only added the image (and of course promarkers to colour it), the tiny brad to hold the charm and the stamps away journalling stamp I used on the inside, everything else was provided by Papirloftet.  I used an image kindly sent to me by Gina (I’m using them up lol!) and coloured it with the following promarkers:

Hair – Sandstone, cinnamon and cocoa

Jacket & boots – Rose pink and blender

Skirt, umbrella & buttons – lime green and blender

Skin – Ivory and blush

Socks – Meadow green, blender and cool grey 1

For the outline I used cool grey 1 and I added highlights to the hair with a white gel pen. 

I don’t very often make gatefold cards but as one was provided I decided to use it and I’m really happy with the way it turned out – not my usual style (no patterned paper – OMG) but good nonetheless.  One thing I did forget to do was cover the back of my image with a plain piece of card to cover the colouring and also the back of the brad! 

Please don’t forget to check out all the DT cards as they are stunning.  The lucky person chosen this week will win a gorgeous pack of goodies from Papirloftet (I’m so jealous, look at those flowers – yum!). 

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We hope you can find the time to enter our challenge this week and we look forward to seeing all your gorgeous creations.  Thanks for stopping by today.

13 comments:

Michele said...

Gorgeous card Denise. Love the image you've used and the beautiful colouring also. Hugs Michele x

Gina said...

gorgeous card, great image of course :) and love the layout you have used :)
Hugs Gina xxx

mariaadams said...

Fab card, Denise! Lovely image, beautifully coloured.
Maria xx

Barbara said...

This is gorgeous Denise, love that stamp and the great layout with the colours.
Barbara

clare said...

good morning hun..on this very wet tuesday morning...fed up of this rain already...:(

anyway this card is gorgeous..and you piked the right image for the weather..lol love the colours.have we got to use both PM colours?or just one of them?.as i would love to tke part in this one..ive missed the other challenges cauce ive not got the colours...thinks i need to do some online shopping..lol
TFS hugs clare xx

CraftyC said...

A beautiful card Denise. A lovely image and your embellishments are gorgeous
Clairex

Minxy said...

I love this gatefold, and you've coloured the image beautifully, i also like the unusual ribbon borders :O)

weewiccababe said...

fabulous card Denise - these Miss Anya's seem to suit almost any colour scheme
Debz
xx

lil-paper-pixie said...

Denise this is adorable I love it.

Hugs

Sarah

Natalie said...

Gorgeous card Denise. x

Caryn said...

This is so gorgeous Denise - I love the gatefold opening - haven't made one of those for ages!

Hugs,
Caryn xxx

Suzanne said...

Gorgeous Denise love the double fold card. Sue :o)

Ida / Little said...

Denise, this looks so niiiice :) with gorgeous coloring and decorations! :)

Hugs Ida