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tirsdag 31. juli 2012

Top Tip Tuesday: Focus on the ribbon

It is tuesday again and time for another challenge at Top Tip Tuesday! I can't believe how fast time flies. It's been two weeks since our last challenge. Before I tell you about our new challenge I want to thank all of you that played along with our circles challenge. If you played along and are wondering if you are amongst our winners you've got to check our challenge blog. 

I also have some sad news to share with you too. We have some rearrangements on our challenge blog, and I am sad to see that Janette, Tammy Louise and Katrina are leaving us, I wish them all the very best in what ever life brings and I am sure I'll see you all again. Thanks for all your lovely projects and great ideas you've all shared with us. At the same time I am glad that we have a lovely bunch of girls staying on our fabolous  team as well;) 

And now  I want to tell you about our new fabolous challenge. We have a "Focus on the ribbon" challenge and we have a lovely tutorial from Katie from the Ribbon Carousel, so please check in for that one;)

Our lovely sponsors for this challenge is:

The Lovely Emma from Sew Sweet is offering 1 lucky entrant
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and here's my project for this challenge:

My recipe:
brown and blue bazill
DP from authentique: Promenade
Ribbons from stash
Flowers, gems and doily from a friend
Stormy sky D.I
Sentiment from Whimsy stamps
MS border punch
Distressed edges

My image is from Delicious Doodles and is called Marina. She is coloured with these promarkers: ivory, blush, tan, dusky rose, black, walnut, chestnut, cocoa, almond, marsh green, moss , pear green, amber, ginger, sunflower, tulip yellow, pumpkin, celestial blue, midnight blue, cyan, azure, cornflower, blue pearl, china blue, sandstone, cinnamon.

Now I hope I've inspired you to have a look into our challenge blog to see what my fab teamies have created for this challenge!!

I'll deliver for these challenges:
Allsorts: Case it
Make it Monday: Anything Goes
Creative Mondays: Water
Creative stamp friends: Summer, sun, beach and sea
Cupcake craft challenges: The great outdoors
Paper Pretties: Use two or more DP's
Crazy Challenge: Under the sea
One stitch at a time: Use a digi
Di' Digi Design: Mystical Creatures
Passion for Promarkers: Underwater
Bearly Mine Challenges: Anything Goes

26 kommentarer:

  1. Wow, she looks great! An amazing card!

  2. I just knew you were going to knock this one out of the park! Bettina, she's captivating. I love the way you've colored her and the ocean life around here. The inking of blue around her looks fantastic too. An all over A+ card! :)

  3. This is a beautiful card! Lots of details! Love the image and how you colored!
    Thanks for sahring your amazing project at Make it Monday Challenge.
    Marissa Isabel

  4. What a stunning piece of art! I love the cool, elegant colors and textures. Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week.

  5. Another really lovely creation! Perfect for our 'Use a Digi' Challenge at One Stitch At a Time. Thanks for sharing and good luck with the challenge. Judy DT

  6. Fabulous card hunny I especially LOVE the image and the way you have coloured her I also love the zigzag papers and the matching colours or the ribbon just perfect hugs me x

  7. Gorgeous Bettina...:o)

    big hugs Vicky xx

  8. You've made a beautiful image into a gorgeous card, lovely colouring. Thank you for joining us at OSAAT. Jennie DT

  9. Så herlig! Fantastisk flott motiv. Tusen takk for at du deltar hos Do You Stack Up.


  10. Wow this is simply gorgeous and a great colour combo. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT. Good Luck. Trisha x DT.

  11. Bettina, I loved this card the minute I saw it. Your coloring is exceptional and she is truly beautiful. The chevron paper behind her is so dramatic and adds such flair. Awesome card teamie!
    Lisa xx

  12. Wow Bettina - the colours in this card are amazing! I love the mermaid - her hair almost looks like you can touch it. Saw it on MIM.
    Stamping Shanni

  13. Thanks for joining the "Passion for promarkers" underwater challenge xx Good luck xx

  14. Ett nydelig kort med ett flott fargelagt motiv.
    Liker detaljene dine :)
    Takk for at du dletar hos The Crazy Challenge.
    Klem fra Berit

  15. This is pretty Bettina, I love your gorgeous image.
    Thank you for joining us at Bearly Mine Designs this week.

  16. Wow du er blitt kjempeflink til å fargelegge. Nydelig kort

  17. This gorgeous card is perfect for our Great Outdors Challenge. Thanks so much for joining the fun at Cupcake this week. Good Luck. x

  18. Fabulous card, I love the colours :)

  19. Oops forgot to say thanks for joining us for Di's Digi Challenge & Good Luck!

  20. Oh this is just so pretty, perfect for our Mystical Creatures challenge! Your colouring is super! Thanks for joining in at Di's Digi Designs Challenge, Shelly x

  21. What a gorgeous creation Bettina, your images coloured beautifully.

    Thank you so much for sharing your lovely work with us at Allsorts this week.

    B x

  22. Great card love the image

    Thanks for casing my card this week at Allsorts

    Emma xxx

  23. Wow...så nydelig!
    Masse herlige detaljer.
    Utrolig lekkert farget, den beste fargingen jeg har sett av dette motivet og det er ett nydelig motiv også <3

    Klem :)

  24. Gorgeous card! Your mermaid is coloured so beautifully. Love how the Angel fish matches her. Awesome use of bling in the centers of your flowers too. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT.
    Hugs, Tracey DT.

  25. Ein tolles Kärtchen ist das geworden, danke fürs Mitmachen bei den Kreativen Stempelfreunden.