Sunday 6 October 2013

Orange and Black card

Hi crafty friends,

I love using this image from Crafts & Me (Hannah Lynn is the artist), it is so much fun to colour. The gorgeous bling centred flower and pearls are from Flourish with a Bling who are having a 50% off sale all throughout October (see below image).

Flourish with a Bling have a 50% off sale all throughout October, the only items not discounted are the already amazingingly priced value packs, everything else is half off!! I hope you'll check out our website as we have our own unique products and we post worldwide. Please email if you would like rough estimates of shipping, if we can send it as a large letter we will or perhaps get your friends to all buy too and share the postage! If you're order is over $200AUD we will pay half the shipping (international orders). If you mention my blog (Lucy) when ordering we will send you a bonus Jasmine laser flourish!

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

2 Sisters - Fall fun
AllSorts - Autumn colours
Catch the Bug - Anything goes
Clear it out - A thankful challenge & use an old sentiment
CMC Copic - Fall or Halloween colors
Crafting by Design -  Anything goes
Crafting for all seasons - Pins and lace
Crafty Ribbons - Anything goes with ribbon
Creative Fingers -  Anything goes with ribbon or lace
Di's Digis - Show off those coloring skills
Graph 'It Markers - Colours of Autumn
Hobby Cutz - Lace and pearls
Loves Rubber Stamps -  Anything goes
One Crazy Stamper - Thankful or Autumn
One Stitch at a Time - Autumn
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges - Anything goes
Ribbon Carousel - Fall or Halloween plus ribbon
The Rubby Buggy - Anything goes 
Send a smile 4 kids - Bright colors for kids
Sister Act -  Anything goes
Sweet Stampin' - Autumn is here
Tammy's Scrapin' Corner - Monochromatic (usually black & white are allowed on monochromatic cards but your rules don't say so please disregard my card if black is counted as another colour)
Word Art Wednesday -  Anything goes 

Thank you so much for dropping by my blog, I hope you enjoyed it, would love to see you here again,
XOX Lucy


  1. Like the way you colored the hair w/ vibrant Autumn colors. Card is striking. Thank you for entering the OSAAT CH183 Autumn.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  2. Fabulous coloring and I love the paper you used. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

  3. Gorgeous coloring. Thanks for joining us At Catch The Bug

  4. Wow really beautiful. Love the awesome coloring you have done of her hair!!!

    Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week. Hope to see you again next week. DT Crafting Vicky I have some candy on my blog ;o)

  5. Wow, what a striking card Lucy - it's very dramatic amd I love your colour choice. You've worked with a lovely image and she's coloured beautifully. Like the touch of black lace too. Good luck in our challenge this week. Ingrid xx (OSAAT Team)

  6. Such a pretty creation. I love all the shades of orange. Your coloring on her hair is amazing!! Thanks for joining our "Monochromatic" challenge this week at Tammy's Scrapin Corner.

    Hugs from Finland,
    Eemeli {DT}

  7. Great bold colours love your design and that wonderful black flower thanks so much for joining us over at Creative Fingers ~ Denise DT ~

  8. A wonderful take on this weeks theme Lucy.

    Thanks so much for sharing your creativity with us at Allsorts challenge.

    B x

  9. Awesome hair! Thanks for sharing at Loves Rubberstamps!

  10. Very striking! Love the way you've coloured her hair!
    Thanks for joining us at sweet Stampin' this week.

  11. Great colours and great card, thanks for joining us at Allsorts.

  12. Very striking card! So pretty! Thank you for playing along with the CMC Copic Challenge!

  13. Great coloring!!! Everything fits together so very well. It's perfect for our monochromatic challenge at Tammy's Scrapin Corner this week.
    Trudy, DT

  14. Absolutely gorgeous, fabulous colouring..Thanks for playing along with us at Di's Digi Designs Challenge this fortnight.
    Wendy x

  15. love the rich vibrant colours of your card- fantastic hair and love the lace
    carol x

  16. Amazing job on the hair color. It matches the papers perfectly. Thanks for playing with Loves Rubberstamps!

  17. Love how you did her hair, great job. Thanks for joining us at the Clear it Out Challenge blog :)

  18. Love your card and the image. Fabulous coloring. Orange is my favorite color.

  19. This is gorgeous! What fabulous colouring!

    love Mags B x

  20. Wow this is amazing! Thanks so much for joining our Autumn colours challenge at the Graph'it Marker blog!
    Hugs xx Cara xx

  21. Beautiful card, love how you colored her hair... Thanks for playing with us at Hobbycutz challenge!

  22. Great card and awesome highlights on the hair! Thanks for joining us at the Clear It Out Challenge Blog. Good luck.

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  23. Stunning card and great coloring! Thanks for playing along with us at Sister Act Card Challenge! Hugs, Bo

  24. Gorgeous and one of my favourite stamps :-) Thank you so much for joining us at Crafty ribbons this time, hope to see you join in again soon :-) Elaine DT xxx

  25. Gorgeous card! Fantastic job coloring her hair. Thanks for sharing with us at CMC.


  26. What a great project, very cute!! We appreciate you taking the time to join joining our October Anything Goes Challenge at CTB! Hope to see you again very soon!

  27. Wow...just WOW!!! This is great . . . and your coloring is just awesome! Thanks for joining us at Clear It Out Challenge this week . . . hope to see you join us again soon! (and Good Luck!)

  28. A gorgeous vibrant card. Thanks for joining us at CFAS this time. Carol DT x


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