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Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Venetian Beauty - CCC #76

Good morning my friends. I'm still trying to recover from all the activity over the Thanksgiving weekend. I hope everyone was able to enjoy time with your friends and family. Yikes, now it's on to preparing for Christmas!  In the meantime, I have this card for the Creative Card Crew challenge this fortnight. Our theme is Birthday with Sentiment.
And a close up of the image with all the Lavendar stickles.

Materials Used:

  • Image - Delicious Doodles - Venetian Beauty
  • Sentiment - Hero Arts - Thinking of You
  • Cardstock - Xpress It Blending Card; Stampin Up - Blushing Bride
  • Ink - Stampin Up - Blushing Bride
  • Designer Paper - Prima - Princess collection
  • Accessories - Ribbon from my stash; My Moments - small ink flower; Wild Orchid Crafts - other flowers; Nestabilities - scallop rectangle die; corner rounder; Lavender Stickles
  • Copic Markers - B0000; BV00, BV11, BV13; E41, E43, E44; E50, E51, E53; N1; R81, R83, and R85
Our wonderful sponsors this fortnight are:

Prize: Surprise!
Prize - 4 Digis.

I'm sorry to say that Delicious Doodles is closing their store at the end of the year. I love her designs and will miss being able to get new ones.  You need to hop over there and get them while you can. Come on over to CCC and check out what the rest of the Design Team has for your inspiration and join in.  You could be a winner.

I am submitting this for the following challenges:
Crafty Sentiments Designs - Anything Goes
Loves Rubberstamps - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Party Time Tuesdays - Anything Goes
Through the Craft Room Door - Anything Goes
Tuesday Throwdown - Bling it On


  1. I never have good luck with stickles, but oh, my, Maggie this is beautiful!
    I love the lavender and the Blushing Bride together! TFS Hugs!

  2. Excellent card Maggie love the colours xx Jan

  3. I know I'm behind in my visiting but, gosh, you've been busy coloring, it seems! This is such a pretty image and those sparkles -- wow!

  4. What a gorgeous card Maggie, and I love the way you have put the stickles on the fan edges and hair clip.

  5. Oh my goodness, Maggie- this is a vision! What a gorgeous burst of glimmer and glitz amidst your awesome coloring! ♥

  6. maggie this is so beautiful!! i love how you colored this up!!! and the little bling makes it pop!!

    lovies, =o) kel

  7. Wow, this is gorgeous! I love the pretty image and all of the sparkle! Beautiful job with this Maggie!

  8. Beautiful, Maggie! Lovely coloring and the double ribbon is a wonderful idea. Thanks ever so much for entering our "Anything Goes" challenge at Through the Craft Room Door this week and good luck in the draw.
    NanaConnie DT

  9. Lovely details. Thanks for sharing at Loves Rubberstamps!

  10. Gorgeous. Love the design with the sparkle and awsome colouring. Thanks for playing at Crafty Sentiments and good luck. Hope to see you back tuesday for a new challenge. Bettina GD Member at Crafty Sentiments xx

  11. Beautiful card! The lavender stickles are the perfect finishing touch!! Thank you so much for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown!!
    <3 Emily L. - DT

  12. wow, this is so pretty. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

  13. Maggie, I just want to congratulate you on winning the challenge at Tuesday Throwdown! Way to go, girl. :-D


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