Friday, May 3, 2013

Queen for a Day

I knew you could color ribbon with alcohol markers, but I had no idea you could color lace, or maybe it never occurred to me.  I got the idea from Lisa at Crafting Belle who very kindly answered when I asked her how she got this amazing effect on one of her cards (this one).  I thought I'd give it a try.

For my card I layered up the lace...


I used Claire's Sketch at Sunday Sketch and Stamp #154:

And my colors come from the photo at Cupcake Inspirations #208:




I would like to enter this card in the below challenges.  I hope you pay them a visit and show the DT some love:

Brown Sugar #40: Mother's Day
By the Cute and Girly May-Flowers
Celebrate the Occasion #110: Anything Goes
Challenges 4 Everybody #19: Anything Goes
Chocolate Coffee and Cards #38: Mother's Day
Crafting by Designs Mother's Day
Crafts and Me #131: Floral Frenzy
Creative Creations #220: Mother's Day with Flowers
Cupcake Inspirations #208: Photo Inspiration
Cut It Up #18: Mother's Day
Digistamps 4 Joy #66: Women are Special
Fab n Funky #169: Lots of Pink
Forever Friends May Challenge/Anything Goes
Happy Campers #16: Use Lace
Jellypark Girly
Kaboodle Doodles #169: Use Brown and/or Tan
Left of Center #5: Use a digi
Milk and Coffee Lace and Pearls
Paper Crafting Journey Anything Goes
Party Time Tuesdays #118: Anything Goes
Peachy Keen #18: 3D Flowers
Perfect Sentiments #77: Make it Feminine
QKR Stampede #18: Mother's Day
Sunday Sketch and Stamp #154: Claire's Sketch
Through the Craftroom Door Anything Goes

For my card I used the following:

Digi and Sentiment:  Robin's Fetish - Queen for a Day
Flower from Silhouette Online Store
Papers: Samantha Walker - Blossom
Recollections Pearls
May Arts Lace

36 comments:

  1. Tomorrow is NATIONAL SCRAPBOOK DAY so we going to have some fun and craft all day!! If you get a chance to get in your craft room tomorrow I will be hosting 4 different challenges at Clearly iStamp Blog. I would love if you can come play with me and you might even win some great prizes!
    http://www.clearlyistamp.blogspot.com/

    Kathy D.
    Clearly Digi Stamps DT Member

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  2. Gorgeous!! Lovely card! Thanks for playing with us at CC&CC.
    Hugs, Jill

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  3. Beautifull.Cute image and wonderull lo
    Thank you for joining us at Fab'n'Funky.

    Huggsss,Angelique
    EngelDesignsScrap

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  4. Wow lovely card. Really nice image and papers.

    Thanks for joining us at Brown Sugar.

    Tracey DTxxx

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  5. Such a beautiful creation with great attention to detail. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  6. This reminds me of Queen for a Day, a really old TV series! So cute! Thanks for linking to Cut it Up Challenge Blog!

    Evelyn

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  7. This is adorable! The flower is so pretty and I love the sentiment! Thanks for playing along at Cut It Up Challenges! :)

    Karen
    craftedwithlovebykaren.blogspot.com

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  8. Cute, thanks for playing @ CTO

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  9. Wonderful card! Love the colored lace! Thanks for sharing at Cupcake Inspirations! Hope you'll join us again next week!
    {hugs}
    Debbie

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  10. WOW!!Awesome card!!Beautiful image & details as well.
    great take on the sketch.
    Thanks for joining us at Cut It Up Challenge.
    Have a wonderful day,
    Migdalia
    ♥ Crafting With Creative M ♥
    ♥ 2 Creative Chicks ♥
    ♥ Silhouette Challenges ♥

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  11. What a fun card. Great image and so cool with the ribbon! Thanks for joining us at Left of Center Challenges this week :)

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  12. This looks great Leeann and such a great take on our sketch. thanks for joining us over at Sunday Sketch and Stamp this week
    x catherine

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  13. Great take on the sketch! Love the pretty papers, laces, colors, image, and embellies! Thank you for sharing this with us at TTCRD. Hope to see you again soon! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

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  14. Such a fun card..love the pinks...thank you for joining us at TTCRD this week.

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  15. What a cute card! Super layout and adorable image. Yes, us Mom's do get to be Queen For A Day! So glad you played along with us at CC&CC! Joanne

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  16. Good luck in the Cupcake Inspiration challenge sponsored this week by Stampotique Originals! Such a sweet card!

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  17. Great card, nice sketch, love the colours. Thanks for joining us at Digistamps4Joy!

    Gr. Annerieke
    DT DS4J

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  18. Lovely card and layout, thanks for joining us at CC&CC, good luck cheers Sue N x

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  19. so gorgeous.adorable image and i love your colours and pretty flowers.
    Thanks for joining in my theme this week at the Crafts and Me challenge :D

    xx coops xx

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  20. LOL, this card rocks! Fantastic choice of colors and papers. Thank you for joining us at the Celebrate the Occasion challenge and hope to see you back again.
    Hugs
    Anna xxx

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  21. Your card is so pretty. Thanks for joining us at By the Cute and Girly.
    Hugs, Uta

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  22. What a fun technique! Your lace turned out great! Thanks for joining us in this week's Peachy Keen Stamps Challenge. :)

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  23. Wow, very creative with the lace and I love that sketch you used and how you interpreted it, thanks for joining in our "anything goes" challenge at Paper Crafting Journey and good luck in the draw, XOX Lucy

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  24. What a fun card! Love that cute sentiment! Thanks for playing along with our challenge this week at Peachy Keen Stamps!

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  25. Yep, Mom is queen. Love the card. Thanks for playing along with us at Crafting by Designs this week.

    Tammy S.

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  26. Very pretty card. Thank you so much for joining us at Fab'n'Funky this week. hugs, Pat K x

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  27. Thanks for sharing the idea about color lace. I didn't know that. Your card is definitely feminine. Thank you for sharing your artwork at The Perfect Sentiments Challenge.

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  28. Beautiful card! The sentiment is great. The thanks for joining us in the Peachy Keen Stamp Challenge!

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  29. What a lovely card, perfect DP for such a royal image!
    Thanks for playing along with us at Brown Sugar, hope to see you again soon.
    Hugs,
    Linda
    Brown Sugar DT

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  30. SUPER CUTE card,great job!!!Thanks for joining us in this week's Challenge at Peachy Keen Stamps!!!:)

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  31. Lovely card! Thank you for joining us this month at Forever Friends for our monthly challenge.
    Laura xx

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  32. Sweet card!!! Thanks for participating in our QKR STAMPEDE challenge!! Hope to see you again next week!

    ~DEANNE~

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  33. How cute. All woman need to be queen for a day don't we?
    Thank you so much for joining us at Digistamp4joy. Hope you join us next time too.
    Pam
    Digistamps4joy (DT member)
    PapillonDigital Designs (Personal blog)

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  34. LOVE that sentiment! :) Thanks for joining us at Cut It Up this week for our Mother's Day challenge. :) :) :)

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  35. Gorgeous card - perfect for our girly girl challenge over at Jellypark x
    Thanks for playing along with us & good luck x
    ((hugs)) Suzie xoxo

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  36. Great card, love the image... Thanks for joining us at Happy Campers x

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