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Monday, 12 November 2012

Oriental Poppy - Just Inklined





Good eventing everyone. I'm here with one I wanted to post yesterday for Remembrance Day but the light got me. By the time I had finished it the light had gone. So this is my tribute to all the men and women who have fought and died for this country, and those who continue to fight to keep us as the free nation we are.
Tonight I give you Oriental Poppy by Just Inklined, I bought it ages ago as I love poppies.


I coloured it up ages ago but was still too late to post yesterday :(  As I used such a fancy Marianne Creatable die cut behind it I didn't think it needed more flowers.  The centre panel is cut with SB Lacey Ovals.  I matted onto gold mirror board and card from my stash.


It is coloured as always with Promarkers and Flexmarkers with a little Prisma pencil to highlight a little.


My only other addition was a few pearls and some Antique Linen distress ink.


The inside really does reflect the front this time.

I am entering the following challenges :-


Thank you so much for taking the time to look and thanks to the men and women out there who keep us safe.







24 comments:

Crafty Lark said...

Beautifully coloured tribute, xx Flora

andree said...

A beautiful card Eileen, gorgeous details and beautifully coloured xx

Inkypinkydelights said...

This is beautiful Eileen, I love the image, colours and that die! Judy x

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Eileen, I love the poppies and you've coloured them beautifully.
Lorraine x

Sue - bearhouse said...

Absolutely stunning Eileen. I love poppies too and your colouring is wonderful. The framing looks gorgeous

Sue

mag349 said...

Very beautiful card :)

Doreen said...

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

Wishcraft said...

This is beautiful Eileen! Lovely image and love the dies you've used too, they're gorgeous :o) Hugs, Lisa x

Pauline said...

Eileen, this is simply breathtaking! Thanks for sharing with us in our Remembrance challenge at the Card Crafter's Circle!

Nat said...

This is lovely Eileen, love your die cuts & fab colouring.
Natx

Pat K said...

Gorgeous card Eileen. I love the beautifully coloured poppies and the die cuts are fabulous. Stunning work. hugs,xx

xxxtglxxx said...

This is absolutely stunning Eileen! :) Wow, so striking, gorgeous and breathtaking! The lattice looks like piping :)

hugs

xxalisonxx

Shelby said...

Such a beautiful card! Love the layers of die cuts you've used and your coloring makes this flower look so 3d!

Shelby

debby4000 said...

Absolutely gorgeous card.
luv
debby

tilly's crafts said...

stunning card Eileen, your colouring is fabulous
Kim x

coops said...

wow this is fantastic eileen.i love your beautiful poppies and really stunning design ;D

xx coops xx

nnalorac said...

A real stunner with those lovely Poppies and gorgeous die cut Eileen, love it. Carolxx

coldwaters2 said...

OMG Eileen this is incredibly beautiful that image is supreme, the white die cut looks amazing, stupendous creation.
hugs
lorraine x

Aunty Sue said...

Great card and thanks for joining us at Creative Inspiration for our Red challenge this week

Vicky said...

OMGoodness sweetie this is soooooo beautiful & gorgeous I absolutely love this shug!!!

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Sharon Sahl said...

Your poppies are so beautifully colored that they "pop" right off your lovely card! Thank you for joining us in the Sparkle and Glitter challenge this week!

Love crafts forever said...

Gorgeous card, i love die cuts. Thanks for playing with us at Sparkles and Glitter.
Hugs Nataliya

Miranda said...

very pretty card, love the frames and the poppies, they are gorgeous
thanks for joining sparkle and glitter
hugs
Miranda
DT

Rosietoes said...

Breathtaking card. Totally gorgeous. x

Edna x