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Monday, 7 September 2015

My Besties UK- Anything Goes with option Black and White

Good morning everyone. Today I'm sharing my DT card for the new challenge launching at the My Besties UK blog. Our theme is, as always, Anything Goes but with the option Black and White.

For my card, I chose this gorgeous, elegant Sherri Baldy My Bestie image (img031) and teamed it with Trimcraft Dovecraft Monochrome papers.


This gorgeous image is available to purchase here in the Etsy shop.

I finished the card with some daisies made using a Sue Wilson die, a Lelli-Bot Crafts ribbon and some black Scrapberry pearls.

Prior to the challenge I'd never coloured in black and white. I discovered it is quite tricky but I'm pleased with the results. The Spectrum Noir colours I used for the dress and hair were from IG3 to IG8. Her skin is coloured using FS2, FS4 and CR3.

I'd like to enter this card for the following Challenges:
Scrapbook Stamp Society Challenge #74
Creative Craft Cottage Let's Get Spotty
Don't forget to pop over to the My Besties UK blog and look at the other beautiful DT cards. We look forward to seeing all your entries. Thanks so much for visiting my blog today x

11 comments:

Jane Tillsley said...

love this Cathy layout and the image love Jane xx

Sue said...

Cathy, this is a beautiful card. Wonderful image and your gorgeous colouring and card design have done her justice beautifully.
Sue...xxx

KarinsArtScrap said...

Cathy this is very beautiful
Thanks for join us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.

Greetings Karin DT Coördinator



Dawn Lancaster said...

I love abit of Balck & White on a card & yours is just perfect!
Great design Cathy!
Hugs
Dawn xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Cathy, I like this image and the design
Kevin xx

Anet van Zyl said...

Gorgeous card Cathy. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Creative Craft Cottage. We would love to see you again … Anet DTx

Cindy said...

Beautiful card Cathy. Love the black and white! Thank you for joining the challenge of Creative Craft Cottage. Groetjes, Cindy

ann van dijk said...

Wouw beautiful i love it, and thanks so much for playing along with us at Creative Craft Cottage.
Hugs Anneke DT

Sue Hickey said...

Lovely card Cathy hugs Sue xx

Annie LaVallee-Curtis said...

Beautiful card, love the black and white! Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage and hope to see you again soon! :) ~Annie

silverpaws1000 said...

lovely card Cathy welcome to the team - Carol x