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Sunday, 28 August 2011

STAMPTACULAR #126 Diva-tacular

This week we are going DIVA-tacular at Stamptacular Sunday Challenge.  Come and create a card or a project with a Diva on it, ie, a girl image with attitude and/or style.  Oh…and don’t forget to stamp! After all, we don’t call this STAMPtacular for nothing! We are so lucky to be sponsored this week by Meljen’s Designs who have on offer four digi images and also by TeddyBo who have three digis for one lucky winner.I have used Prima Annalee papers, the leaves are cut with a Sizzix die and the remaining embellishments are all from stash.  The image is Willow Dressing Up by Whiff of Joy, coloured in Copics and Prisma pencils.   Not such great colouring for some reason - I just couldn't do the folds on her dress.  The sentiment is LOTV.
I was inspired in the making of my card by browsing the recent posts of two of my fabby teamies.  I borrowed the idea of the punched bracket motif from Tine (I used an EK Success punch and a Nestie for the framing of my image), and the criss cross layout idea I saw on Marianne's blog which also ties in so well with the sketch challenge I am entering.  They, together with all of my other lovely team members, have made wonderful projects to inspire you in this week's challenge.  Pop on over to Stamptacular Sunday Challenge, share some love, and join in if you can!  We'd love to see you!

I am entering my card into the following challenges: 
Totally Gorjuss - "as you like it"
Sketch Saturday -  "sketch
Truly Scrumptious - "rocked up pink" - I took this to mean dressed up in pink
Charisma Cards - "glitter it"  - it's hard to see but Willow's jewellery, belt and shoes are sparkly.
Papertake Weekly - "dies to die for" - I used Nesties framing and Sizzix leaves

15 comments:

Julie said...

Lesley, this is beautiful!! LOVE the bracketed edges and the design!! Gorgeous WOJ and your colouring looks great, especially her hair!!! Hugs, Juliexxx

Joey said...

Lesley this is stunning, a beautiful image, beautifully coloured, love the shape. Joey x

Dena said...

Wow, wow Lesley!!!! This is so pretty and girlie!!! Love that shade of pink!!! The flowers looks so pretty too! Isn't fun to use ideas from people and make it your own? You did a fantastic job!!!!
Hugs, Dena

Nina said...

Ohlala!! Lesley, this is utterly stunning! Love the punching and wonderful papers. And there is nothing wrong with yopur colouring, I think she is gorgeus :)

Have a great sunday!
Hugs, Nina.

Pöydän kulmalla näpertelijä said...

Wow! This is really beautiful. Gorgeous colours and embellishments.

Sweetncrafty Gal said...

Hey! Thank you for taking the time to enter our challenge at charisma
this week, your creation is beautiful! good luck hugs & happy crafting
Carlyann xx

*Vicki* said...

Oh wow Lesley!! This card is so adorable hun!! LOVE your gorgeous layout with all of the flowers and pretty coloring!! ;) TFS!! HUGS

crazyribbonlady said...

Beautiful card!! Thank you for joining us at Charisma this week :)
Emma x

Debs said...

Stunning card Lesley - the colours are beautiful and so is the shape.
Thanks for playing along with us at Charisma this week.
Good luck.
Debs xx

laney said...

Beautiful card hun!!
thanks for joining us at Charisma this time would love to see you next time too
hugs
laney

Faye said...

I had hoped to catch up with you before the weekend but time has escaped me again, so sorry. But I hope you're having a great weekend.

I think this is fabulous darling. Pink, pretty, you've totally rocked girly. xxx

Jo said...

Hey hunni, how are you?
WOW! I love this pretty and girly card *claps*
Thank you for joining in with us this week at Sketch saturday
Jo xx

yvette said...

Oh wow, this is an amazing card!! Thank you so much for the inspiration :)

bettand said...

Wow this is such a gorgeous diva card. Love the colours and all those embellishments. And that stamp is the perfect one for the occasion. Thanks for playing at Totally Gorjuss this week and good luck. Hope to see you back tomorrow for another challenge. Bettina

Fleur said...

This is so pretty, Thank you so much for entering our challenge at Truly Scrumptious this fortnight, good luck & hope you’ll join us again!
Hugz Fleur xXx