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Tuesday, 30 October 2012

LOTV Oriental

Good evening my friends.  I had a lovely bouquet delivered today such a lovely surprise to lift my spirits a bit  and l won the last oldie but a good challenge too, thanks ladies. Oh and l forgot to tell you my hubby had a nice lottery win last week :)  Whats his is mine :)))
I spent the most of yesterday in my craft room faffing about - l bought the 2 Geisha stamps at Harrogate a few weeks ago and they have been on the edge of my desk waiting to be inked up. They are just stunning but need a careful hand when colouring as they are quite detailed. I set too gathering all this oriental out of drawers and shelves l had already decided my colour scheme and a few years back my daughter bought me the gorgeous Oriental set of papers/brads etc by Papermania - the papers are just stunning all reds and golds. I have some Aspects of Design stamps that have not seen daylight for years so they came out too..   I was surprised just how many oriental stamps l had once l started looking lol. 

Here is the card, although the photo does not really do the rich colours justice, l decorated the inside too.



Is'nt she gorgeous

Stamp - LOTV Aimi with Lantern
Coloured with copics and prisma pencils
Sentiment Aspects of Design 
Papers - Papermania
Flowers Wild Orchid Crafts
Ribbons, gems, stickles gold & red
memory Box Branch Die
Distress Ink - Fired Brick

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges

Wild Orchid Crafts 62 - Bling It Up 
Cutie Pie 30 - Distress Your Card

Thanks Debby for the inspiration of adding punched flowers to the die branch, l love your work x

Thank you for stopping by and your comments are appreciated x Susan x 


14 comments:

  1. Beautiful card love the image and the layout and colours used are fabulous. Caroline xxx

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  2. How lovely Susan - those colours are delightful & well done on all your good fortune of late, glad you are smiling again, jx

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  3. Gorgeous card Susan. I love the colours you've chosen for her, she looks fabulous!
    Lorraine x

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  4. Fabulous card! What a sweetie the little Geisha girl is, and the little flowers on the die-cut look so cute! I'm glad for your good news, too!

    love Mags B x

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  5. This is gorgeous. Love the colours and the layout is fabulous.
    Hugs Sharon.x

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  6. so pretty! your die cuts and flowers are gorgeous too

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  7. Absolutely gorgeous and adorable.
    luv
    Debby

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  8. Nice one! Thanks Susan.

    Have a happy haloween! Jx

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  9. so stunning susan.gorgeous details and colours and i love the sweet geisha :D

    xx coops xx

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  10. Hi Susan, sorry I'm not around much at the mo. My problems should be over soon - phewww!!!!
    Your card is scrumptious!!! Your colours and details are gorgeous and I love your beautifully coloured LOTV image!!!

    hugs
    Heather xx

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  11. so pretty love the image and the gorgeous dress such a gorgeous card
    Hugs Kate xx

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  12. It's a gorgeous card, love the layout x

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  13. Hi Susan, oooh that's really cute - love the new LoTV stamps (they've gone on my Christmas wish list!).

    Thanks for joining in with us at The Cutie Pies this time.

    Sarah

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  14. oh! mais elle est superbe et quels magnifiques détails...biz

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