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Friday, 22 August 2014

Sweet Little Gothic Girl


Hey-de-ho me lovelies,

Apologies for being so hit and miss with my blog recently...we seem to have had an endless stream of house guests staying with us (it's been a fab summer though, so not moaning) and what with fitting in work around the school holidays means there hasn't been much time for anything else. I do hope to remedy that soon though and get back into blogging on regular days!

Anyhoo, I'm sharing a card today that I made for Sophie's friend Liv, who turned 14 at the end of June and although it's a very clean and simple design, for once I feel that less is definitely more. I'm so pleased with the way the colours work on this card and the little goth girl is absolutely adorable.

I merged 2 digital images together for this card.  The little goth girl is a pre-coloured image from The Paper Shelter and the fence in the background is a pre-coloured image from Pink Gem Designs.  I have to say, that one of the things I absolutely love about working with digital images, is that they're so versatile and adaptable.

Digital Images: The Paper Shelter (Gothic Girl), Pink Gem Designs (Heart Fence) and Delicious Scraps (Doodled Borders Vol.2)
Card Stock: SU! (Real Red)
Sentiment: DigiStamp Boutique (Happy Birthday Ticket - cropped)

12 comments:

Dotty Jo x said...

Great card, Donna! I'll bet she loved it, Jo x

The Little Stamper said...

I love this card. The goth girl is fab and she goes perfectly with the fence. It really adds interest rather than just the image on it's own. You have inspired me yet again!

Sharon x

Ella's Design said...

Fab CAS card, Donna! Love your use of the 2 different digital images - great for a quick card! Hugs, Lisa x

aussie aNNie said...

FABulous card Donna, Your CAS card and chosen image is awesome...love it....have a lovely weekend.xxx
♥aNNie The Journey is the Start

Catherine said...

Your card is totally awesome Donna ! Love the image - so cool !!! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

*Vicki* said...

Oh Donna I just adore this!! The simple one layer design and your coloring is amazing my friend! HUGS :) Thanks for sharing! Hugs - *Vicki*
My Blog: Stamp Smiles

Lorraine said...

A gorgeous card Donna. The image looks fab and I love the cas design.
Lorraine x

Sue said...

This is stunning Donna, such a fabulous image coloured so beautifully and I love your CAS design with that wonderful border.
Thank you so much for ALL of your lovely comments, you always give me a real confidence boost.
I hope you have a good weekend.
hugs Sue xx

Faye Wynn-Jones said...

Love, love, LOVE. Nuff said x

catherine said...

This is fabulous Donna and such a perfect card for a teenager!
I know exactly what you mean about time running away- hopefully after this week I will be able to get back to some routine!!!
x catherine

Jo said...

Hi Donna, this CAS card is awesome! those 2 images work perfectly together.
Jo xx

Juls said...

This is fabby .. Love it :-) xx