2014 Life Verse

Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him and He shall direct your path. Proverbs 3:5-6

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Special Lady

Howdy.  Can I just tell y'all how much I love Kenny K images?  They are fantastic.  I have to enlarge my collection as soon as possible.  I am really enjoying them.

The card that I for you uses a Kenny K image that looks like Marilyn Monroe.  I love her too.  She was a very sexy woman and I love the fact that she wasn't a twig.  I don't have a clue what these people see in a woman who looks like she needs a good home cooked, southern meal..ok maybe three or four of them.

I used my Spectrum Noir pens to add color to this beautiful image.  Now that I have some good card stock, I think I am getting better at blending.  I added some highlights using a white gel pen to her hair and her dress.  

After coloring her, I used my circle cutter to give it shape.  I inked the edges with Memento Dandelion ink.  I used the same cutter to make the patterned (Heidi Grace)  circle and the mustard (SU) colored circle.  The doily is from my stash and I inked it with Memento Lady Bug and Dandelion.  I layered them in a random pattern on a background from DCWV.  The card base itself is Recollections red and measures 6x6.

I added some Red Satin ribbon from Offray and a glittery butterfly from my stash.  Adding some red gems from Queen and CO. finished off the butterfly. 

The sentiment is from the Dessert Diva.  I used my Nestabilities to die cut the sentiment and scalloped mat (Basic Black--SU).  I used a pop dot to give the sentiment some height.

Thank you so much for keeping track of my card making progress.  I will be back tomorrow with a few more.  God bless y'all.

Craft Your Passion--#150  All that Glitters
Love to Create--#53  All that Glitters
Kenny K's Krafty Krew--#131 Circles
Shopping Our Stash--#90 Use Your Oldest DP
Through the Craft Room Door--Anything Goes
Penny's Challenges--#115  Anything Goes


  1. This is so cool. Like the colours and the butterfly. This image is one of Kenny K that i dont have. I love them too

  2. She is one cool lady and love your colouring and fab layout and papers.

    Thank you for joining in with Kenny K this week :)

  3. oh my gosh, how ♥FUN♥ is this card?! love that uber-fab image! :) thanks for SHOPPING YOUR STASH with us this week!

  4. Love your fun, bright colors and your card design! You used such a cute image, love the die cuts & papers, too! Thank you for sharing this with us at TTCRD. Hope to see you again soon! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

  5. She is super gorgeous isn't she! Love your colouring and you've got some great circles going on there! Thanks for joining us this week at Kenny K's Krafty Krew, Niki xx

  6. Love the richness of the colour combo and the design with all the layered circles.Fabulous card.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

  7. This is such a fun mix of patterns and colours. It suits the image so well. Love the butterfly and doily. Great job colouring the image. Thanks for joining our All That Glitters challenge at Craft Your Passion. I hope we see you again soon.

  8. Love the image. Thanks for joining us at TTCRD

  9. Such a great mix of patterns! Love the bright doily peeking out :) So glad you could play with us at Shopping our Stash this week!

  10. Love your card, Em - she is such a fun image. Great design and colours too!

    Thanks for joining in the fun at Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge,and good luck in the draw.

    Jennifer. x

  11. A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges and good luck.

  12. Super card.

    Thanks for joining in at Love to Create this week.



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