Monday, 13 July 2009

The Next Level Issue 7


The Next Level this week has a totally fabulous sketch for you to try this week and the DT have worked there little socks off again to produce some stunning samples for you look at to inspire you all ,
for my card this week i have used one of my first stamps i ever brought from funky kits its still one of my faves that never dates and always looks beautiful for any occasion ,i have done some faux stitching too just for that added detail xxx
hope you like it xxx

52 comments:

Terry said...

Wowie Dawn what a beautifull card you made and very nice colouring absolutely stunning hun. Thanks for sharing.....hugs terry

Rach said...

a beautiful card Dawn, such pretty papers and an adorable image beautifully coloured, Had to look twice when i read that you had faux stiched your card, on first looking i thought it was the real macoy.. hugs rachxx

♥ Lydia ♥ said...

A gorgeous card Dawn...love those papers x

Sharon said...

This is beautiful Dawn. Its one of my favourite images too and I love the paper you've used.

Tab said...

Stunning Dawn, just love these colours together, one of my fave combos and those papers are just divine! Wow look at you faux stitching must have taken ages!
Hugs Tab xxx

Jacque said...

Lovely, lovely card, Dawn...those colors are magnificent...Have a great week sweetie...Hugs..Jacque

Abby said...

Beautiful Dawn! The faux stitching is a definite trick to the eyes...I can't tell the difference!

Andrea said...

A very wonderful card! The nice girl and the great color! Beautiful!!!!
Many greetings
andrea

Kim Piggott said...

Wow!
Dawn what a beauty of a card!
Totally love it!
hugs
kim x

kaylou said...

oh Dawn, this is absolutley stunning, such a gorgeous style....love it.
hugs Kaylou xoxo

Unfading Spring said...

Very pretty, love those papers.

Hugs Carol x

martinescrafts said...

this is gorgeous, i love the papers you have used and your colouring is brilliant :)


xx

Martine

Basement Stamper said...

Beautiful card! Love the coloring of it.

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

So very soft and gorgeous Dawn!! Love your card!! :)

Fern said...

Gosh, Dawn this is such a stunning card, i love the sketch, and beautifully decoupaged image.

Fern xx

Risa said...

Hi Dawn:)
I can see why this image is your fav. she is beautiful.
Your card is gorgeous! The colors and embellishments are awesome and your image is beautiful!!!
hugs
Risa:)

Annie said...

Hi Dawn! just stopping by to see what you have been up to lately - oh what beautiful cards you have been making. I love this one and she is one of my favourite stamps too. hugs, annie x

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Dawn,l love the image and papers.

Hugs Riet.x

Ila said...

Totally Gorgeous Dawn!! love the imge, lovely papers..and pearls!!...Hugs, Ila

Cheryl Joshua said...

Oh WOW,this is stunning,such gorgeous papers and colours.Your design is fabulous and well your colouring,just beautiful!!!
Hugs xx

Erin said...

Wow what a beautiful card Dawn, beautifully coloured. Papers are just lush.
Erin x

gina g said...

Beautiful card Dawn love the colours well every thing really lol. luv gina xx

I am feeling much better now thank you. xx

Kelly Schelske said...

Gorgeous Dawn, fab job on the sketch, love the papers and the colors are so pretty!

Hugs, Kelly

Jacqueline's Weblog said...

Your card is beautiful as always.
I love the colours and the details.
Hugs Jacqueline

Deb said...

Fabulous card Dawn, the colours are so gorgeous and this is one of my favourite Sugar Nellies, she is so sweet!
Many thanks for your congrats on our move! hugs Debx

Sue said...

wow Dawn
a stunning card as always hun beautiful work, gorgeous colouring, lovely embelis, sue.x

Audhild said...

What a gorgeous card. The colouring is so beautiful

Terrie B x said...

Your card is ooo
`elegantly beautiful` reminds me of you!!!
`HAPPY BIRTHDAY` Lovely Lady Have a fabulous Day loves us all ;) xxx

Sandra said...

Hi Dawn...a gorgeous card,such a pretty colour scheme,and i totally agree with you about the image,one of my favourites too...must dig her back out!,
San x

Tasha said...

Wow i love this card, the colours are awesome, and i've always loved this image!, Hugs, Tash xxx

Maria Matter said...

Wow, gorgeous Dawn! Love this soft color and all your lovely elements!
Pure eye candy!

Blessings, Maria

Ann said...

Ooooh, your coloring is stunning!!! Gorgeous, gorgeous card!

jem said...

stunning card Dawn, love the image and beautiful blues. Will have to start my card for the challenge. janex

Jules said...

Stunning card Dawn. I love it.

Beautiful colours and fantastic faux stitching.

Thank you for your lovely comment on my blog yesterday. Very much appreciated.

Love Jules xx

Michele said...

Gorgeous card Dawn. Love the image and the beautiful colouring.

Enfys said...

this is such a pretty card Dawn, I love the pearls and all the detail
luv
En xx

Lisa (lakind) said...

Beautiful, Dawn! Happy Birthday!

Secret Crafter said...

Wow Dawn, another stunner - you are so inspirational. Hugs, Wendy x

Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

Gorgeous card Dawn, love the cute image and the pretty papers and lo. Hugs Nikki x

Nixe07 said...

Wow Dawn, what a stunning card. Love the fab papers and the cute image. Your colouring is fantastic.
Hugs
Moni

Simone said...

What an excellent card! So stunning!
Simone

Janet said...

Stunning card Dawn! gorgeous colouring!X

Christi said...

Oh wow! Gorgeous!!

Bev said...

OMW!! This is totally sensational sweetie, I am so going to do this challenge this week after seeing your fantastic creation. Love it to bits!! xx

True :) said...

Wow Dawn! This one is a real sweetie of a card! Love how you colored the image, the DP, all of the little pearls....
Just perfect!
Hugs!

Jo said...

this is so pretty, a gorgeous card :)

jo x

Sarah said...

What a gorgeous card Dawn! I love how you've decupaged certain elements of the image, really effective. Fab colouring too. I would never have guessed that was faux stitching, it looks so real!
xx :0)

Minx said...

Aw, i was just about to say how fab the stitching looks thinking it was real,then got to the end of reading your post lol, but a great job non the less and a beautiful card :O)

Stacey said...

What scrummy paper Dawn! Loving the subtle colours ~♥~

BA said...

hi dawn
this is so adorable, love the image and your colouring is fanatastic
xoxo BA

Michelle said...

wow this card is just gorgeous!

Meli Mitchell said...

Oh Dawn, this is gorgeous. The little pearls are the best addition!