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Tuesday, 31 July 2012

Feeling Blue!!!!!!

Well it's true I am feeling very blue at the moment and finding it hard to shake myself out of it and even my card ended up blue!!!!!

Over at D'Arcy's the theme is Monochromatic so I thought I would play along as its the first card I have made in a week I'm just so naughty!!!! lol
As you can see I went with  Blues and as always I used my pro markers.
I really enjoyed colouring this lovely image "Under my Umbrella" which you can find here!
These are the same papers I used on an earlier card from Glitz  Design Vintage Blue !! 
In the corner of the paper you find these beautiful flowers I have two sheets so decided to cut them out for depth and added stickles and knotted up some beads on string for the flower centers.  Also used dies and punches for the leaves.
A different view so you can see the raised effect!

Challenges I am entering:

D'Arcy's  -  Monochromatic
Crafts and Me  -  Anything Goes 
Simon Says  -  Anything Goes
Paper Pretties  -  PPMC50 Two Designer Papers or more
Party Time Tuesday  -  Anything Goes
Bearly Mine  -  Anything Goes
Totally Gorjuss  -  Pearls  (Liquid Pearls)



Well that's all I'm off to link up!!

Hopefully will be back commenting as well fingers crossed!!

Love and Hugs Chanelle xxx

34 comments:

Robin said...

Lovely card. Your coloring is beautiful. Hugs, Robin

Exclusively by Mel said...

Hi lovely,
You sound like me today :( I feel the same xx
Great card, love the image she's beautiful, and I love the design.
You have two beautiful daughters xx
Love,melly. xx

Gail said...

Sorry to hear you're feeling blue!
Your card is gorgeous!

Lisa M said...

Sooo THAT'S what gorgeousness looks like! Chanelle, you killed it on the coloring here, she's glorious and I can't believe those are sheet flowers..hahaha. If you hadn't of shown a side view I never would have guessed. The leaves are fantastic too.
I hope the "blues" go away soon and you won't have to be so 'naughty'..LOL. You've done a tremendous job on this card...I love it!
hugs,
Lisa xx

Kirsty-Anne Davies said...

Hi Hope you feel better soon maybe the sunshine will help ;0) Darcy is wonderful just loving those flowers they are super gorgeous ! Crafty Hugs ;0)

flutterbycrafter said...

Sorry that you're feeling blue but you've still managed to make a super card & I love the colours in particular xx

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous,love the image and fab layout.xxx

sue - bearhouse said...

Such a beautiful card, I love the image and you have coloured her so beautifully. The layout and detailing are gorgeous

Sue

Sarah J. Moerman said...

Stunning card! Love all the details! Thanks for joining us for the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!

Caz said...

Stunning card, fabulous image so beautifully coloured, love the embellishments.
Hugs
Caz x

Vicky said...

Simply gorgeous hun...and I hope you feel a little better soon sweetie...:o)

sending big hugs Vicky xx

dragonfly crafter said...

saw you on crafts and me - beautiful card, love the colour scheme x

Karina said...

Wow, such a fabulous card, Chanelle. Love all the blue tones and how you embellished it to perfection.
Have a happy day!
Hugs, Karina

Sonia said...

Gorgeous card Chanelle:) I love the flowers composition...so wonderful:)
Hugs,
Sonia

Jill said...

Wow Chanelle, you really make the most beautiful cards when you are feeling a bit blue!!
I love this, it is a true masterpiece
Love the blue :)
Thanks for joining us at D'Arcy's this time and I hope too see you again :)
Big hugs from Jill
Ps: I will put it in when we get the linky fixed!

Lozzy said...

gorgeous card!!your colouring and design is amazing-hope you are feeling better soon xx

sassy said...

hi sweetie sorry your feeling blue i hope you feel better soon i too have had some crapy moods due to my really bad depression so i understand and feel for you... nothing like it is there when it even hard explining why....here for you if you wanna chat...your card my sweets is so stunning the colour is superb and coloured to perfection...you have done yourself proud...im here if you need me hugs sassyxxxxxxx

gina g said...

Hi Hun i so sorry your feeling so blue i hope you feel better soon, but your card is absolutely beautiful. luv gina xx

Mandy said...

Sorry you are feeling blue hunny :(
Your card is stunning Chanelle, I love how you've coloured that gorgeous image.
You've made me want her now so if I break my little pledge made only 3 hours ago not to buy any more stamps or digis until I've used at least half what I already have I will blame you you bad girl lol.
I hope you have a sunny day tomorrow and feel better :)
big hugs Mandy xx

Rica said...

Hi Chalelle, I hope you get up this morning with blue turning to mauve and slowly shirting then to sweet pink and a smile on your face!!!
Your card is gorgeous, fabulous image and stunning details.

hugs
Heather xx
Thanks so much for joining us with Simon Says Stamp challenge

debby4000 said...

WOW gorgeous, sweet card.
luv
Debby

Anne said...

Big {{{HUG}}} for you Chanelle! it's a horrible feeling, but I hope you're having a better day today. your card is just sensational - your colouring is mind-blowing! Sending you lots of love for a better day. xxx

coops said...

so gorgeous chanelle.really love the image and your design and colours are stunning :D
i hope you are feeling better soon hun.

xx coops xx

Christy Designs said...

Your card is Gorgeous ! I love the image and you have coloured her so beautifully

Tracey Manderson said...

oh wow your card is totally awesome. your colouring is amazing! Thanks for joining us at Bearly Mine. Hope to see you again.
Hugs
Tracey

Elaine said...

Beautiful , what a stunning card and image , well done on your DT role with Natalie and Amy Chanelle, how fabulous, well done Hugs Elaine

Sue said...

Aww sorry you are not feeling good Chanelle! but your card is awesome!! Ooh I love the image - she's a real sweetie and you've coloured her beautifully! Love the pretty papers and those scrummy flowers… the colours are really gorgeous!!
I really hope you feel better soon hun!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

gina g said...

Gorgeous card hun i hope your feeling a little better today. Thanks for joining us at Bearly Mine this week. luv gina xx

Tracy said...

Oh Chanelle! How in the world did you keep that in for a week! Bee-uuu-tee-ful! Your coloring looks so lovely and I adore those flowers. Hugs!

Maritha said...

Wooow!! That is just one stunning "mono" card!! Lovely..=)

Thanks for joining us at D´Arsy´s this time
Hugs Maritha

Sandy - Live & Love Crafts said...

Hi Chanelle,
I'm feeling the same way today...but you have at least let it all out in a beautiful card. The colouring is nothing but sensational. So pretty!

Hugz,
Sandy

Ani said...

What an adorable monochromatic card! Thanks for joining our Anything Goes challenge over at BMD this week! Ani

Clairebears said...

Wow this is totally stunning! I love all the details and you have used my fav D'Arcy too!
Thanks for sharing it with us at D'Arcys Diaries :0)
Love Clairebears x

gina g said...

Beautiful card Chanelle,gorgeous image and i love all the detail. Thanks for joining us at Darcy's Dairies this time. luv gina xx