Sunday, 15 May 2011

Ribbon Girl Challenge

Today sees this month’s new Ribbon Girl challenge and we have a gorge colour scheme to follow PINKS and LILACS

Challenge 8 label-may 

And there’s a delish prize up for grabs too

May 2011 challenge prize

So out came my favourite Raspberry Road paper from the Oh So Shabby kit.  I really do love this paper, soooo me lol.


I have been itching to use this image for a while now since I bought it but just not had the time till yesterday to colour this sweetie in.  Don’t you just love Wee Stamps?  Sylvia if you see this we NEED more images please sweetie lol.  Pretty please with a cherry on top xxx

Coloured with Copics and Prismacolor pencils natch.
Hair:  E53, E515, E50 light umber and black pencil
Skin:  E21, E00, E000, R20, R30
Pinks:  R81, RV000, RV0000 mahogany and black pencil
Lilacs: BV01, BV00, BV000, BV0000 black pencil
Basket & Shoes: E31, E30 and black pencil
Bunny: C1, C0, C00 black pencil
Foilage:  YG61
Shadows: around image BG000, BV0000, BG0000, under feet warm grey 70% pencil


I was going to add stickles to the edges of the paper but decided less is more (me and less is more???  I don’t think so rofl)


Card Recipe:
Stamps: Wee Stamps, sentiment Lili of the Valley Clear Additions
Paper: Raspberry Road Oh So Shabby, cardstock Bazzill
Tools:  Concentric Tags from Go-Kreate, Martha Stewart branch punch, Magnolia Doo Hickey swirl die
Embellies: Sheer Ruffled Ribbon, polka dot button, Bakers Divine Twine, Flat lace 25mm (which I gathered before adhering to the card), Butterfly Charm from The Ribbon Girl
Trellis rose, 20mm roses, 15mm roses, 8mm semi open roses, 4mm rose buds, poppies, pearls from Wild Orchid Crafts.

The Ribbon Girl candy winner has been drawn and is on their blog.  The new Lili of the Valley candy is now up on the Ideas to Inspire blog and I will be back later with the winner of the Simon Says Stamp Saturday Surprise.




  1. Hi Bev

    Super card and what an adorable image. Really like this colour combo too.

    Hugs Ali x

  2. J'aime beaucoup ta carte elle est très jolie toute douce bravo Bev

  3. Какая красивая открытка!!!! Так замечательно раскрашена! Такая бабочка милая.

  4. What a lovely image and your card is just beautiful.

    Toni xx

  5. Just beautiful Bev and youre right those papers are super.Love all the flowers and the bow..

  6. Wow what a great card and the colors.....jammie ;-)

    Hugs Tineke

  7. Oh so beautiful Bev!!!!
    Hugs, Candy

  8. Des couleurs toutes douces et elle est adorable cette petite fille. Superbe - Bravooo

  9. Wow Bev, this is so beautiful. Love the colors and the papers.
    Hugs Trudy

  10. Schitterende kaart Bev,zo leuke stempel,zo mooi ingekleurd.
    Heel mooi papier en details.

    Liefs Riet.xx

  11. This is just gorgeous, Bev!

  12. Gorgeous! Excellent! Totally lovely card, Bev! Hugs, Jeanette :)

  13. Oh so totally sweet...and yes I agree, they are adorable images.

  14. Really sweet card Bev, I am defintely going to get some of these little images today:) You are such an inspiration!

  15. A gorgeous card Bev! Lovely colours and a realy sweet image!
    hugs, Marlies

  16. Fab as usual Bev, and yes, we need more of these little sweethearts.
    Anne x

  17. Absolut gorgeous. Love the soft colors and the image is so cute.
    Hugs, Yvon

  18. Oh Bev she is so cute this image, and your card is gorgeous and so very pretty. I love what you do with them. with hugs Shirleyxxx

  19. So very Pretty Bev, what a gorgeous cute image must pop over and have a peek...oh! money money Who says we don't need it! certainly wasn't a crafter!!!! I love your beautiful pinks, they are mouthwatering xx Mau

  20. Such a gorgeous card, Bev and you're right, these Wee Stamps images are sooooo cute!
    Diane x

  21. WOWW - this is another gorgeous card!! Love soft colouring like this.:o)
    Thank you Bev for your message :D - I am working on new images at the moment

  22. Adorably cute and beautifully coloured image. Glorious floral display and oh so pretty paper! Lovely! Hugs, Lesley

  23. Bev, this is beautiful. Love the image (I agree she needs more of these images!) and your colouring is exceptional. Love all your embellies as well!

  24. Aww, so pretty Bev! Gorgeous colour combo and as always, perfectly coloured and put together!
    Hugs, Danielle

  25. Absolutely gorgeous card Bev! Those colours are so subtle and girly, the image is adorable too! Stunning!
    Sarah xx :0)

  26. Bev, I just adore this card- it is truly delicious; such beautiful muted colours and the image is coloured perfectly to match. I just wish I had your eye:)


  27. What an adorable image. Lovely soft pastels, gorgeous flowers, WOW a real stunner Bev!!

    Have a lovely sunday.
    Hugs Yolanda

  28. So very cute and love this color combination. Edna

  29. Oh, Bev, this couldn't be more dainty, soft and exquisite! I adore pinks and purples; what an outstanding colourer you are. Wish I could attend one of your colouring classes (sigh). So, so gorgeous! Hugs, Lori P

  30. Very pretty, love this colour challenge and what a cute image. Marianne x

  31. hiya sweetie
    this card is super cute
    i just love all the little detail hunni
    have a great day
    hugs angelique

  32. what a beautiful card lovely image and colours
    Hugs Tineke

  33. Hi Bev. Lovely soft colours, sweet image and details. Donna

  34. This is a lovely girly colour combo x

    Think I might take part in this challenge too x

    hugs sally x

  35. Stunning card Bev,loving the image and colours used.
    Hugs Sue xx

  36. Love the design, the stamp and the colors! Amazing! I was wondering if you would color up the free squirrel image from Wee Stamps. I have it but I don't know where to start! I love their images.

  37. Oh what a sweetie this little angel is. Stunning card in a gorgeous colour combo.
    Kim xXx

  38. stunning card Bev so pretty and a lovely colour combo hugs maxine x

  39. What a lovey card!


  40. Your card is beautiful!!! I love Wee Stamps, I guess I best get over there and shop! Your card is so luscious, love all of it as usual! Happy Sunday and Hugs.

  41. So sweet image!! Love the colours you used, and all the details...!
    Have a great week!

  42. Soooo Beautiful~~~Fell in love with the image, paper, your coloring Bev!!, oh just everything :)
    Hugz of thanks

  43. Oh Bev,
    Your cards are so wonderful!! I love your coloring!!

  44. This is just so sweet Bev! Love the pink and lilac together, gorgeous!

  45. Absolutely gorgeous card; so soft and gentle. I am so jealous of your flower collection, it must be a delight to have so many :o)

  46. hi bev i wonder if the digi stamps you have been useing will be turned into clear stamps,would be good love bluebell-flowerwood x.

  47. Your card is simply gorgeous. Really wonderful. Stunning work and sooo well done. I alsojust love this colorscheme. It´s looking sooo great together.

  48. Oh Miss done did it again! This is just the colors.....oh and those gorgeous flowers....and that is the cutest darn little girl I have seen in a long time! She is colored to perfection! I LOVE this card! I agree with you- we sure do need MORE of these little cuties!!! Thanks for sharing with us!

  49. Wow, wow, wow... simply stunning.

  50. absolutly adorable love the image and such soft colours xxx


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