Thursday, 7 August 2014

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO IN THE PINK!



Hi Peeps..

I can't believe how fast time flies.... and here we are at In The Pink time again - and wowwww it's our SECOND birthday!!  Now....  I know I did a nice pale pink card just recently, soooooo I thought I'd go to the opposite extreme this time..  and as we've got an ANYTHING GOES theme to celebrate our birthday... I went all out!

I chose to use a Bestie for my card - meet Sophia Rose from Sherri Baldy Besties  She was a joy to colour...  but, I have to admit, I didn't enjoy colouring her hair so much!! Sooo many curls - and as I'm just starting doing the hair colouring classes with Alyce at Kit and Clowder - and haven't got to the curly hair lesson yet, I feel I may have gone a tad astray with my highlight/shadow bits!  Ah well.... don't look too closely (and shhhhh don't tell Alyce!!)  I think I've conquered straight hair texture.... but curls are yet to come!
Here's what I used:
Paper: Fancy Pants Key Lime Pie Papers - Heavenly
Dies: Nellies Multiframes Rectangle 3 (includes the scallops), Lawn Fawn Stitched Scallop Border
Ribbon, Glitter and Gems from Stash
Sentiment done on PC
Colouring: Copics...
Hair: E21, E25, E29
Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, E04, R20
Clothes: RV00, RV52, RV55, RV09, G20, G21, G82
Eyes: B93
Shoes E33, E35, E57
(if I put my colours here I remember for next time! LOL)


Side view showing inside

Hope you like what you see and you'll say hello so I know you've been here...  then I can return the favour!

http://inthepinkchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/

And I'd love you to pop over to In The Pink and join in our birthday fun!!

Big hugs

15 comments:

  1. She is so beautiful Christine! I am always amazed how much detail you capture! Beautifully colored!

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  2. This is just gorgeous! Your Sophia Rose is coloured so perfectly! Love it! :)

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  3. I LOVE this hot pink and the fancy fold design is brilliant :-)
    Your hair colouring still looks pretty good, and at least when you have done the curly hair class, you can colour her up again and see the improvement ;-)
    The shading all around her is great - really makes her look more, um, 3D!

    Big hugs, Kat xx

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  4. I can't believe that 2 years have gone by so fast. Happy birthday to In the Pink. Fab card to celebrate with Christine, and the colouring looks fab.
    Hugs
    Annette
    xx

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  5. so stunning Christine.fab image and I love the gorgeous shades of pink :D

    xx coops xx

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  6. WOW Christine - Where have those 2 years gone! Congrats on a great challenge blog at In the Pink, and no wonder, with gorgeous cards Like this.
    Avril xx

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  7. Fabulous card, great image and perfectly coloured, especially the hair.
    Lovely papers and fab shades of pink.

    Kath x

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  8. Gorgeous card Christine, your colouring is fab, including the hair, great paper too, hugs, Colette xx

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  9. Now that's pink....love the colouring in there Christine...
    Have a great weekend
    Sarah x

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  10. Gorgeous as always Christine, where would you be if there was no pink in the world? :o)
    Jackie xx

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  11. How gorgeous is this! Loving the image and the papers, and of course the pink! x

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  12. Really gorgeous, Christine! Love that fold and overlap!

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  13. A gorgeous pink creation with the cute image and fabulous bow! Congratulations on two years of In the Pink!
    Rebecca.

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  14. Happy 2nd birthday and wow, is it really that long? This is certainly vibrant and defo pretty x

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  15. Too cute!! So fabulously pink :-) xx

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