Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Midnight Madness Challenge #88

It's Tuesday and that means a brand new Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge!   I'd like to show you my creation for this week's challenge and then move on to the details:
I saw this little angel in the Digi Doodle Shop and could not resist!  I framed her with "Crowned Oval Hearts" digital frame designed by Raindrop Echo for Whimsy Stamps.  I colored her with my Copic markers and sponged the edges.  The DP is from Basic Grey's "Bittersweet" collection.  I used a Martha Stewart border and corner punch for my lace and added pearl dew drops.  The flowers are Prima roses lightly colored with a Copic marker.  My hearts are also from a Martha Stewart punch and painted with Crystal Effects.  
Here is the sketch for this week's challenge:
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25 comments:

glassgraffitix2 said...

Absolutely Lovely!!!

Marie said...

What a card! Lovely colour combo too. thanks for playing with us over at For Fun this week.
Love n hugs
Marie

Donna Moore said...

My friend you have struck me at a loss for words with this beauty. Since I am originally from Texas I get to make up words when I can't find ones that work.....stupenduouslycreativelyjawdroppinggorgeous!
....and stunning!
hugs
donna ;)

Jen Leeflang said...

I love the colour combo of your card - and those shiny hearts are fabulous!
Love
Jen

sallysbitz said...

Wow this is just sooo gorgeous.

Thanks for joining us @ For Fun Challenges.

hugs sally x
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Nancy said...

Marsha, this is a beautiful angel!! I love what you did the with the layout!! Thanks for fluttering with us this week at Flutter By Wednesday!

MaxineD said...

Marsha this is amazing - love the colours you have used,, and the way all your flowers give so much dimension to your card.
Blessings
Maxine

Christine Riley said...

Ooooh, this is gorgeous! I love that beautiful image and all the gorgeous embellishments you added.
Hugs, Christine

Renlymat's World of Family & Crafts said...

Vintage beauty! The roses and all of the details are amazing! Wonderful card Marsha!

Marlene said...

Wow - look at the detail in this card. Very pretty!

Pat (mspfd) said...

Wow, you nailed the sketch! Gorgeous creation.

Denise @ kc242 said...

HI Marsha! What a wonderful Valentine. your flowers and embellishments are perfect for this elegantly beautiful card!
Denise

WeirdCat said...

Great card,like a fairy tale, thank you for joining us at Digi Doodle Shops Best this week
Ruth x

Gunn (MsPlum) said...

so pretty Marsha! The image is adorable but all your embelishments really makes this card so special. Love the flowers and the hearts. Very, very pretty!

Hugs
Gunn

Scrappy Rat said...

Thanks for entering the For Fun Challenges challenge. :) I love those hearts cascading down the right side. Lovely!

LindaS said...

Amazing colors - love the "flying" hearts and beautifully cluster of flowers especially. LindaS/PSDT

Pat (mspfd) said...

Marsha, this is beyond beautiful. Your composition is perfection. All this card needs is a frame! You really nailed this week's sketch with a work of art.

Priscilla said...

Gorgeous!!!..another fantastic card from you. Thank you so much for all you do. Oh your blog wallpaper looks great too..Love it. If you have not done so yet..be sure to check out the Group Heart Hop happening over on CDAC...lots of really nice goodies at the end.. don't miss out :)
Priscilla
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Christine - Cndn Stamper said...

Great card, love the vintage feel to it. Thanks for joining us at For Fun Challenges.

designsfromwithinbycharlotte said...

Marsha, I'm lovin all the details of your exceptionally pretty card! Your edge punch, flowers and pearls add such a lovely depth to it and your coloring of that sweet little angel image is beautiful. Pretty dp combo and colors and the hearts....wow! Totally gorgeous!
Hugs,
Charlotte

Guro said...

Stunning card Marsha!!! I love the colors and all your pretty details. Your card is so filled with harmony; gorgeous!!!
Have a great week :-) I am looking forward to check out what you come up with tomorrow!
Hugs Guro

Ellis said...

Such a wonderful card you've made for the challenge! =)
Hugs, Elenor

Dawn Edwards said...

Wow Marsha this card is GORGEOUS and leaves me speechless. I love all the details and have to just stare to take it all in. Thanks for the fabulous Inspiration.
Dawn

Lovely Linda said...

Simply divine Marsha! I love this darling image and the way you have brought her to life with your wonderful colouring and fanulous details! I am late commenting again but glad I made it! Your details are always wonderful and I love coming to visit!! Thank you for inspiring me each week! {{{hugs}}}

Colleen said...

love the hearts!

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