Friday, September 5, 2014

Black and white coloring

Good morning! It's Friday. Yay! :D Just a little bit longer and we can relax and enjoy the weekend. :)

Today I have a card to show you. Yes, I made a card after all those paper bags. ;) Sugar Nellie is having a DT call and I thought and I'd give it a shot and apply. 

Here's what I made.


I love Maja design papers, but unfortunately they are not available here. But I was lucky enough to receive some from my sweet friend (thank you so much girl!! xx) They were so pretty I even didn't want to use them at first - I know, I'm terrible. lol But when I decided I would make a card with the sweet Victoria image from Sugar Nellie I knew these papers would go perfectly with this image - to create a sweet, elegant and shabby chic card. 


It's the first time I tried black and white coloring and I really like the look. This image is great for this technique (especially for newbies like myself lol), because there's already quite a lot of shading done; I just did a bit more with my black and grey Faber Castell pencils.


I used lots of different embellishments on this card. As I said, I was going for a romantic, shabby chic look, so I used lots of lace, doilies and flowers. They all came from my stash. 


Well, that's it. I was really happy with how this card turned out. I hope you like it too! :)

Don't forget to apply for the Sugar Nellie DT if you like their images. :)


Big crafty hugs! xx

I'd like to enter my card to the following chalenges:
Live and love crafts: Things with wings (butterflies on the card)
Scrapy Land: Anything goes using dies (dies used: Spellbinders, Memory box)
ABC challenges: S is for Shabby Chic
Dream valley: Flowers
Craft-alnica: Čipke
My mum's craft shop: Dies or punches
Wags 'n Whiskers: For the girls
Papertake weekly: Anything goes
Card and scrap: Anything goes

31 comments:

  1. waue you did well with white and black colours.awsome love this card. do have a great week end.

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  2. Čudovita je,
    lep konec tedna ti želim
    pozdravček Tamara

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  3. uuuu prečudovita je, pšrava shabby ;) hvala, ker sodeluješ na izzivu abc. lp

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  4. wawww sååå super flot ♥

    10000 tak for at du deltager på Card and scraps udfordring.

    kmuzzzz ♥

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  5. STUNNING AWESOME card and love the dies and images used...great for the DT call, good luck you will do them proud.x...xxThe Journey is the Start

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  6. What a beautiful shabby chic card! I love all the embellishemnts, pretty paper and great doily dies you used! Thanks for participating in the Scrapy Land Challenge Blog's 1st Challenge! I do hope you will join us again!

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  7. Krasna kartica s pridihom nežnosti.

    LP, Marjeta

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  8. Such a pretty image Cebelica and all beautifully embellished.

    Hope you have a good weekend.

    B x

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  9. Wow this is stunning Cebelica, good luck in the DT call.
    hugs
    lorraine x

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  10. This is beautiful. Love all the wonderful details and the black/white image is stunning. SO glad you shared it with us for the Scrapy Land Challenge.

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  11. So delicate and pretty Cebelica! Gorgeous soft touch of pink!

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  12. This is beautiful and delicate, so well done. Thanks for sharing with us at the Wag 'n Whiskers challenge. Barb

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  13. Wow, so gorgeous Cebelica! The background rose paper is just gorgeous and all your flowers match perfectly! Your image is so amazing, if they don't pick you for DT, they are crazy!! I really love all your layers of doilies and lace, so delicate! Stunning, hugs :)

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  14. Stunning card Cebelica, love all the gorgeous details. Good luck with the DT call hun.

    Donna x

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  15. Simply gorgeous card as always beautiful design and full of lots of lovely details x

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  16. Such a pretty card in lovely colors.

    Thank you for joining us at Card and Scrap.

    Jytte, DT Card and Scrap :)

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  17. Just had to pop over to see your card up close...its stunning! Love the black and white coluring.
    Good luck with the DT Call!
    Hugs
    Lynne (Sugar Nellie DT)
    xxx

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  18. Čudovita voščilnica, všeč mi je shabby stil, tako romantičen in nežen. Deklica je popoln motiv za ta stil.
    Hvala, da jo deliš z nami v Craft-alnici.
    Pozdravček Lili

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  19. oh wow this is so beautiful cebelica.really pretty design and details and i love your black and white colouring of the adorable image :D

    xx coops xx

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  20. Cebelica, your card is gorgeous and so is your stunning grayscale colouring. Love it! Good luck with the DT call. Hugs, Wends x

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  21. Wow, your colouring looks stunning! Such a gorgeous shabby chic card, I love your pretty embellishments. I wish you the best of luck with the DT call! x
    Rebecca.

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  22. Maja that image is beautiful and I am so glad you did not color her she is perfect just the way she is your embellishment really compliment her.
    Gorgeous card.
    Hugs

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  23. Všeč mi je, da si motiv pobarvala črnobelo. Zelo je lepa.
    Hvala, ker si se nam pridružila na 116. izzivu CRAFT-alnice. Lp

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  24. I love this image and I have several of these digis. But, I especially love the black and white technique - I had never thought of it - thank you so much for sharing your talent!

    Jackie

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  25. Wow what a stunning card - I love your black and white colouring. Thanks for joining us at ABC Challenges for our Shabby Chic challenge. Good Luck, Carol

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  26. Lovely card. Thank you for joining us at The ABC Challenge for our 'S is for Shabby Chic' challenge xx

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  27. Čudovita je in prava eksplozija čipk :-))
    Hvala, ker se igraš z nami s čipko v CRAFT-alnici ... Srečno!

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  28. Beautiful card, love your colouring, good luck with the DT call! :) xx

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  29. ...and you did great with the shabby chic theme! Beautifully put together; love this image, it's one of my favourite SN images. Best wishes for the DT Call. Thanks for playing with us at LLC.

    Hugz, Sandy
    Owner & Operator @Live & Love Crafts

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