Friday, 27 August 2010


Hi all, Hope you are all having a fab long weekend! The weather isn't very promising where I am but fingers crossed it stays dry for you wherever you are. This card is for 3 challenges:~
I Love Promarkers 'Charming'; The Sugar Bowl and Sarah Hurley Monochrome No 6. I hand sewed the tiny pearl sequins onto the black ribbon - boy did I need my new specs? Yea I certainly did!

'Poise' image from Sugar Nellie range coloured with Promarkers ~
Skin - Blush & Ivory;
Hair - Cool Grey 5, 4, 3, & 2;
Dress - Cool Grey 3 & 2, & Black Fineliner;
Flowers - Blossom.
Papers from Pink Petticoat, backing papers from stash;
Ribbon and pearl sequins from stash;
Charm from Papermania.


  1. oh what a fabulous card - that image really suits the black and white colour scheme ..
    Thanks for joining us at Sarah Hurley and having the patience to sew on those sequins lol
    lisa ;)

  2. Really lovely Sheila, I love black and white cards. thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers.

  3. This is absolutely stunning. The image suits the b/w combo.

  4. No, it's wet and miserable here, as is the usual! Stop in and craft is the answer and your card is great. Not seen that image before but you have done a lovely job with it. Your hand sewing of the sequins is fab, and worth the effort. Hope you are feeling a lot better this week.
    Tine :)

  5. Wonderful - this is so elegant. TFS

  6. Beautiful card Sheila.
    Love the black and white colour scheme, very striking and classy.
    Thank you for joining in the Sugar Bowl Challenge.
    Love Elaine xx

  7. wow love the bold black and white monochrome look.Thanks for entering this week at abc challenge.

    hugs Clare x

  8. Beautiful card Sheila the colours you have chosen for this image works perfectly those hand sewn pearls are a great touch.
    Lorraine x

  9. Wow wow wow Sheila! This is just stunning work! Love the black and white and your sewn pearls are the perfect touch! Thanks for joining the Sugar Bowl Challenge! Have a wonderful day!

  10. Just Stunning! I love Leanne Ellis images, and I Just Love the monochrome look! stunning creation, just Love it! Hugs Juls

  11. Fabulous. Love b/w and well done on your sewing. Thanks for taking part at I ♥ Promarkers this week.

  12. Fab card the monochrome theme works so well. Love it Suexx

  13. Beautiful Sheila - I do so love monochrome and this image is one of my favourite SN stamps. Thanks for playing along with us on I ♥ Promarkers this week.

  14. A gorgeous card. Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers.
    Julie x


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