Saturday, September 17, 2011

CLP with Lily of the Valley and Winner!!!

Well, the weekend is finally here... whew!  Has it been a whirlwind for you too?  I have so many unfinished projects going that sometimes I don't know what to do first!  I know, I know... prioritize!  It really does help.  Today I thought that I would finish painting the baseboards in my.... drum roll pleeease... new craft room!!!  I haven't even begun that yet lol.  I HAVE to finish it before Tuesday though cuz the new floor will be installed then!

OK  OK... if you've read this far (hee hee) you are getting impatient to know who the winner of my LOADS of Ribbon and more Blog Candy is...

Congratulations goes to:

That's YOU, Gloria Westerman.  YAY!!!  Woot Woot!!!
Please send me an email to let me know where to send your stash : )
If I don't hear from you in the next 72 hours, I'll have to draw another name.

As always... I feel bad for everyone who DIDN'T win!  I know firsthand the excitement checking to see who won... and then... AWWWWW poop!!!  Oh well, maybe next time lol.  To encourage you, there really WILL be a next time - and that's a promise!

So where has my prioritizing got me?  Well, even though it's a couple of days late (I had a note from my sister who took me to Hawaii) I had SO MUCH FUN creating this card for Crafting Life's Pieces Sketch Challenge #40!

This is the FABULOUS sketch by Chelsea, of course!

Can you believe that this is the FIRST Lily of the Valley image I've used?  It's called 'On the Way' which I believe is a NEW RELEASE for Christmas : )  Thank you so much for letting us play with these beauties, Bev!!!  You are a sweetie!

Of course, I used copics to color in this awesome image:  B23 B21 B00 B000; E59 E57 E55 E53 E51 E50; E35 YR21; R29 R27 R24; G14 G12 G40.  For the ultra sparkles I used Viva Decor Glitter Liner.  The pearls are Ice White Pearl Pen and that gorgeous pin can be found *Here.*  It's called Antique Stick Pin by Jenni Bowlin.

Here's another one of my Pearl Rose Modeling Creme, turned metal embellishments lol!  I've used my FAVE Silver Precious Metal Paint to cover the rose color.  If you missed one of my tutorials on how to make your own embellishments using Modeling Creme or Crystal Gel, you can find it *Here.*

Oh how I LOVE Wild Orchid flowers!!!  I don't use them nearly enough... or can GET nearly enough LOL!  They are smothered with Glitter Liner which gives the edge a subtle silver, but OH SO SPARKLY finish!  DP is from the Blitzen Collection by Bo Bunny.  I love the colors in this collection.  I am just not a green and red girl, so I snatched this up fast!

Challenges Entered:
Pink Elephant - Vintage #116
Totally Stampalicious - Anything Goes
DYSU - Silver #37
Creatalicious - Anything Goes
Cute Card Thursday - #182 Anything Goes


I'm off now to go on a dinner date with my hubby - yay!!!  It's been forevaaaaahhhhh - he's been working so hard (God bless you, Sweet-pie!).

Thanks for stopping by and checking to see if you won my candy... but if you didn't, I hope Mr. Random picks YOU next time!!!

May God bless you, keep you and comfort your soul~

17 comments:

WencheP said...

This is so beautiful. Gorgeous image - awesome coloring. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

-Wenche

Rachel said...

Congratulations to the lucky winner and to you, my dear! So lovely candy! :D

angelique (anlou) said...

hiya sweetie
thanks for the chance hunni
i just love your card sweetie
it's all so gorgeous
congrats to the winner, enjoy
hugs angelique

Sandra said...

Many congratulations :) Sandra H

Lau W said...

Oh your card is beautiful, so nice details !
Congrats to the lucky winner ! :-))
xxx

Mary Jo said...

Such a cute card! Love the patchwork background you've created and the image is adorable!

Frances said...

Beautiful card, lovely image and coloring too! Thanks for sharing it at The Pink Elephant, hugs, Frances.

Teresa said...

Congratulations to the winner! And I really like your card! I admire the color with markers!
Have a nice day!

Nikki said...

Beautiful Card that layout is wicked and congrats to the lucky winner :)
hugs Nikki

Rufus said...

Congrats to the lucky winner. I really like your Lilly of the valley card! Hope you and hubby had a great date night dinner!
R/

Kelly Schelske said...

So beautiful Lori! I love the colors!

Miranda said...

awesome card Lori, so many great details, gorgeous DP and colouring and the image is tooooo cute
I'm glad you are joining our challenge this week
hugs
Miranda
DYSU DT

Tracey Brossart said...

Wow absolutely beautiful job Lori!! Seeing all these gorgeous Christmas cards is making me dread how little time I have to start on my own xmas cards...lol!! This year went by fast! :D

Big Hugz,
xx Tracey xx

princesskitten said...

I love all these details

kitten DTSU team

princesskitten said...

I love all these details

kitten DTSU team

Deb said...

Beautiful card!
Many thanks for joining in the Cute Card Thursday Challenge this week!
Have a great day, happy crafting, Debxx

Cheryl said...

this is one gorgeous card,hun just love the colors and detail bless you for playing at creatalicious this month hugs cherylxxx

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