Thursday, 9 February 2017

The Love Musician (Milk Coffee image)

Hi Crafty Friends,

One of my favourite times of the year to create cards is now, I love creating Valentine's Day, Easter and Spring cards (although it's soon Autumn here in Oz, I go by the challenge themes so Spring it is hehe). 

I wanted to practise colouring clothing folds so I printed this gorgeous image out as it has loads of folds in the dress! I probably chose a tricky colour being black but I feel you can see where the folds are supposed to be so overall I feel I'm getting a bit better each time. 

I'm unsure if this background qualifies for red and/or pink, what do you think? If I look for it to be red it is and if I look for it to be pink it is, it's kind of a raspberry colour.



I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Catch the Bug - anything goes
CCC Digi Creations - add a heart
Colour Crazy Challenge - anything goes  
Crafting by Designs - love and romance
Crafty Calendar - love is in the air
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper -  anything goes with patterned paper
Creative Craft Cottage - anything goes  
Creative Inspirations -  anything goes
Cute as a Button - valentine's
Daisy Chain Challenges - have a heart
Deep Ocean - hearts
Digi Choosday -  anything goes
Fussy & Fancy Friday - fussy and fancy
Glitter & Sparkle - red and white (not sure if this colour passes for red or pink)
In the Pink - with love plus pink (not sure if this colour passes for red or pink)
Incy Wincy Designs - love
Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes 
Little Miss Muffet - anything goes 
Love to Scrap - who loves you, baby
Pile it on - hearts on fire
(Pin)spirational Challenges - photo inspiration - inspired by the pink & white stripes - similar to my white paper, hearts
Ribbon Girl - February card challenge
Simon Says Stamp (Wed) - cute
Star Stampz - lots of red (not sure if this colour passes for red or pink)
The East Wind - love and romance

Have a great day,

XOX Lucy

22 comments:

  1. This is gorgeous!!! Your coloring is stunning, the colors are so elegant and I love those "LOVE" letters. Thanks for playing with LTSCB.

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  2. Oh my gosh, Lucy. Your folds are fabulous. I could use a LOT of practice on that. The black looks really pretty.

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  3. Oh wow what a stunner, beautiful image and loving your layout. The dress looks amazing.
    Thanks for joining us over at Glitter 'N' Sparkle.
    Hope to see you again.
    Jean DT xxx

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  4. Stunning colouring of that gorgeous image! Really beautiful card!
    Thank you for joining us at both The Colour Crazy Challenge and Digi Choosday! Jane S (DT) xxx

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  5. Beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage challenge good luck.
    Anneke

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  6. wow!! Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge. Good luck.
    Bye, Groetjes van Ine (DT)
    http://creaine-cards.blogspot.nl/

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  7. Beautiful card and great colouring!

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  8. Beautiful card! I love the image and the coloring. Thank you for sharing. I would love to share my own creations with you. I am always looking to connect with fellow crafters for feedback and inspiration. If you would like to take a look - http://thecraftycritter.com

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  9. Stunning! Thanks for joining at Lemon Shortbread: Anything Goes
    Hugs
    Dewi

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  10. Absolutely adorable and pretty card.
    Thanks for joining in with The Ribbon Girl February card challenge and good luck in the prize draw.
    Hugs, Donna xx

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  11. Fabulous work on the folds and I love the bold black and pink theme. Gorgeous work! xxD

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  12. Gorgeous card!!! Thanks so much for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge. Hope you participate in our next challenge!! Have a happy crafty day!!!
    Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

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  13. This is one stunning card with the lady in the black - fabulous. Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Craftyhazelnut's Patterned paper Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

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  14. Thank you so much for sharing your stunning card with us at the PINspirational challenge blog ;o) Your colouring is absolutely awesome - I have rarely seen a black dress coloured so well! ;o)
    Happy crafting, Maike

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  15. Thank you for sharing this wonderful project, and remember if you haven't followed us please do so for a chance to win.
    Leanne DT/LPCF
    Lil Patch of Crafty Friends

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  16. Wonderful card.
    Your card would also match our current challenge with the Sweet Stampers. Check it out.
    http://sweetstamperschallenge.blogspot.de/
    Hugs
    Kuni

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  17. This is gorgeous, love the image you've used.
    Thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Blog.
    Hugs,
    Caryn xxx

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  18. Gorgeous folds! Thank you for sharing this lovely card with us at Colour Crazy Challenge blog. Jane DT xx

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  19. Hi - what a stunning card! Love the image - fantastic colouring, think you have mastered the folds! Great layout design.
    Thanks for joining us over at Crafty Calendar this month. Hope to see you again - good luck!
    Hugs,
    Bev (DT) xx

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  20. Stunning card great image and fabulous colouring love all the details
    Carol x

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  21. Stunning card with such a beautiful layout. Thank you so much for taking the time to enter the Cute As A Button Challenge Blog. We appreciate your entry and hope you can join in again soon. Hugs Victoria (DT) x

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Thank you for leaving me a message, I love the feedback and it's very sweet of you to take the time out of your day to contact me. XOX Lucy