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Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Hair Inspired Card!!!

This card was totally inspired by my new hairdo although the way it looked in my head and the way it turned out on paper are two totally different things. I would have played with it a little more but this card is for the Southern Girls Flower Challenge and I ran out of time. The left hand side of this card is driving me nuts. lol

The image used on this card is a Digi from The Paper Shelter who is one of the sponsors over at Southern Girls. I'm not used to using such bright colors but I think I'm feeling as washed out as all the Vintage colors that are popular now and I'm cravin' color. I paper pieced the flower to add a little dimension to the card. I might still add one more layer for the center of the flower.
Here is a picture of my hair in case you were wondering how on earth my hair could inspire this card. I love funky colored hair and my stylist is awesome.

Copics Used:
Flower: B02, B00, RV13, RV10, Y38, Y35, YG09, YG07, YG06
Bugs: B02, B00, RV13, RV10, C5, E11, E13, E09, E07, R27
Shadow: C1

Challenges I'm putting this card in:
Friday Sketchers - for the sketch
Delightful Sketches - Welcome Spring
Stamp Something - Use a Digi
Simply Create - Power of Flowers
Little Claire's - Flowers
Stampin' Sisters - Stamped Flower image
Gingerloft - Flowers
KB Challenges - Use Pink
Die Cut Dreams - Spring Garden Scene
Bunny Zoe Craft - Spring Flowers
Ladybug Crafts - Spring Colors
Crafty Creations - Use baby blue

16 comments:

Berenice R. said...

Gorgeous card! Thank you for playing The KB Challenge :)

Andrea said...

So pretty!

Becky said...

This is so adorable. Thank you for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ.

Lisa Jane said...

wow to the card and double wow to the hair .. i love them both. so colourful.

Thanks for joining us at LCI this week
Lisa ;)

MariLynn said...

Michelle, I really like the colors on your card. The layers on your flower really makes the card. Thanks for sharing at Stampin' Sisters in Christ.

C@ro said...

What a lovely cheery card!
Love your hair too!!!

pinky said...

Cool hair and gorgeous card lol. Well inspired. Thanks for playing along at LCI this week. Hugs
Pinky

Rach said...

A gorgeous card. Thank you for playing along with my sketch this week @ friday sketchers. hugs rachxx

Sue said...

I love your card, and I am SO jealous of your hair!! Thanks for joining in with my Spring Colours challenge at Ladybug Crafts Ink
Sue xx

Jacqueline said...

Great Card - luv the flower
~ Jacqueline
Made by Jacqueline

Crafty Chris said...

Beautiful card Thanks for joining us at DCD.
Chris x

Debs said...

gorgeous creation, I just love your popped up flower and colors, thanks so much for sharing with us at Die Cut Dreams, we hope to see you again
Debs
xxx

Lovely Linda said...

Hello Micehlle - I am loving both your hair and your card - not sure which I love more! Gorgeous flower - I love the dimension - it is fabulous! This is sure to bring a smile to anyone! Thanks for joining the Stampin Sisters in Christ challenge this week - we love to see you and appreciate your support! {{{hugs}}}
Linda SSIC Design Team

Mina said...

wow Michelle your hair is fabulous...gorgeous fun, bright and gorgeous card...thanks for joining in with the Bunny Zoe's Crafts monthly challenge
Mina xxx

Lynn said...

Your card is picture perfect! Love everything about it!!
Thanks so much for joining us at Gingerloft Challenges :)
huggs
Lynn xx
PS: I am having a give away on my blog if you are interested

Donna said...

Gorgeous card, Michelle! Love your image and your coloring is wonderful. Thank you for joining us this week at Delightful Challenges. Hope you play again next week!