Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Chocolate Baroque - Challenge #5

Hello my dear blog friends, I hope you are doing well.

I have a Christmas design today for Chocolate Baroque's Colour Challenge - #5.


The background is a piece of Basic Grey designer paper from my stash.  I like using the solid colours to stamp over and then colour with my Prisma pencils.    This one took some time, but it's very relaxing, I enjoy it very much.    The background is one of the fabulous Big Bold Backgrounds - Snowflake Outline.  The angel image is from the  Gothic Angels set, I coloured her with Inktense pencils and added lots of stickles to her wings.

And below is the challenge inspiration photo.  We would love it if you could join us for a chance to win a £15 gift voucher at Chocolate Baroque.

This is a card design by me using the same techniques, you may have seen my post in January 2014
Thanks for your visit and have a great day!
Shirleyx

24 comments:

  1. Lovely card with wonderful colours! Hugs, Valerie

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  2. As I just told Claire, it's a fabulous colour palette to work with and I love your take on the colourway.

    B x

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  3. Absolutely stunning card Shirley, love how you coloured it, - so beautiful!

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  4. Beautiful card,love the colours. Great idea to over stamp designer paper. Hope Archie is well. :)

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  5. Very beautiful and all the right choices of colours and design for the theme

    Love Chrissie x

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  6. A really gorgeous card Shirley, and these colours are simply beautiful.
    aNNie xxThe Journey is the Start

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  7. Wow, beautiful colouring Shirley! A really lovely card. Xx

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  8. This is gorgeous Shirley and love the snowflakes on the pink paper and that pretty angel topper. All the colouring is beautiful too and the stickles for sparkle. I too find the colouring relaxing and you can forget about everything else and time just flies by. x

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  9. Beautiful card,love the colours, and the stamps. Janny

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  10. What beautiful card, Shirley! I really love the lovely image and the fabulous background. The colours are perfect.
    Mar x

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  11. Gorgeous Shirley lovely colours huggles Sue xxx

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  12. Wonderful card with these lovely colour combination! Nicely done!

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  13. Your colouring is so beautiful, choice of colours and shadings, and I like the way you have placed the ribbon, quite an unusual touch.
    I followed your links, but remembered to come back this time!

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  14. What an effective use of the stamps and the colours Shirley...a very pleasant card!
    Greetings, Alie :-)

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  15. Wunderschön, Shirley.
    Der Hintergrund passt perfekt zum colorierten Engel.
    Ich mag diesen Stempel sehr :-)

    Herzliche Grüße
    Sophie xx

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  16. I love this card Shirley...
    Beautiful stamps and the colouring is splendid...

    Greetings,
    Annemie.

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  17. A strong, bold coloured card that is so beautiful! Great how you let ech detail stand out and jet use so many shapes; clever! Hugs, Gerrina

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  18. oh! Shirley! Beautiful background and color choices. I don't know how you just flow like that - such serenity and beauty! hugs, de

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  19. A beautiful creation!
    Have a lovely weekend!
    Groetjes Karin x

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  20. You must have been channeling Mucha with this card, Shirley - gorgeous!

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  21. Such luscious colors! Bravo!!
    Sandy xx

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  22. Another beauty--love this, Shirley!

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  23. Hello Shirley ~ thank you for the nice welcome home!
    I am enjoying seeing what you've been creating.
    You always have such a fresh and original approach with the colors, textures and designs that you use....pure delight!
    Happy December ♥
    oxo

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