Sunday, 26 June 2011

Turning Japanese

Good Afternoon, I hope you are all well, Its a beautiful sunny day here, (makes a change) I hope its nice where you are, for my card today Ive used this gorgeous image from the Dolls of Japan range from Nicecrane designs, ive coloured  with promarkers, backing papers are DCWV Far east, die cut corners, coin and tassel from stash.



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I would like to enter this card into the following challenges.
Cardmadfairy Digi days http://www.doitwithdigischallenge.blogspot.com/ Taste of the Orient
Inspire me Friday http://joyfulstamper.blogspot.com/  Anything goes
Rainbow Ladys http://rainbowladyschallengeblog.blogspot.com/ Digi Day
Southern Girls    http://www.southerngirlschallenge.blogspot.com/                                                                                                           Anything goes
I love promarkers  http://ilovepromarkers.blogspot.com/ Anything goes
Creative card crew http://creativecardcrew.blogspot.com/ Asian Flair
Thanks for stopping by have a lovely afternoon
Kevin xx

43 comments:

Curlybear said...

OMGosh Kevin this is soooooo beautiful, I love it
Fabulous design and layout and I love the decorative corners they are very eye catching,

have a lovely Sunday ,
Hugs Bridget :0) x

Karen said...

I love this Kevin, great image and the papers are fab, thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers.
xx

Carolynne said...

Wow Kevin, what a fab card,just beautiful

xx

Stamps and Paper said...

Stunning Kevin I just love oriental cards...


Anne

Desirée-ScrapDees said...

this is really beautiful!

Nicecrane Designs said...

Wowwwww Kevin,,,,,,,your japanese card is amazing , your coloring is so vibrant,,,,,,I like a lot,and what a neat idea to add a tassel and japanese coins,,,,,wowww it inspired me,,,,,thanks a million for sharing with me you are rock Kevin.

Rainbow Lady said...

Kevin this is a perfect card. I love Oriental. So nice to have a male entrant too. Thanks for playing
Love Cynthia x

Cindy2 said...

I love your colors, Kevin. Well designed and executed.

Mau xx said...

This is Beautiful Kevin, I love everything about it, and the Coin and Tassle just complete it all. xx Mau
Its been a heatwave here, its in the 80's in the house with all the windows and conservatory open and a very large fan going :0 Whew!!! outside is unbearable. Its always Feast or Famine isn't it.....lol

jimlynn said...

WOW Kevin....this is just outstanding!!! LOVE IT.
Lynn

jillb said...

Hiya Kevin
What a really unusual stamp, which you've coloured beautifully as always: love the colour combo too! xx Jill B

Debgem said...

You know, I really like oriental style cards - and this is such a beautiful one - elegant, stylish - fab! So why is it that I don't make them myself? Maybe, because I wouldn't do them as well as this one! Great card Kevin!!

downrightcrafty said...

oh wow Kevin love the image on this one, and love how you have picked up the corner die with that real oriental feel to it and the coin, brilliant
Hugs Kate xx

Netty said...

Totally stunning card Kev, love it. Annette x

Chrissy said...

So beautiful Kevin.Your colouring is gorgeous and I love the added details, just lovely.Fab image.
Luv CHRISSYxx

Teresa said...

This is brilliant Kevin, (hope you are well) Teresa x

coops said...

beautiful card kevin.the oriental is stunning and i love your colours and details ;D

xx coops xx

Hetty said...

Wat een mooi kaartje en het afdrukje
vind ik erg gaaf

gr hetty

Rebekah said...

This is beautiful Kevin, creative card crew are also having an asian flair challenge at the mo too hugs Rebekah xx

Diane's Card Designs said...

Beautiful card Kevin. Love the image and the gorgeous papers.
Diane :-) xx

Carole of Brum said...

Gosh Kevin, this is so special. I love how you worked the oriental theme throughout every element on the card and that you even got some reflection in the water. Just lovely! CoB

Jackie said...

beautiful card Kevin, lovely scene and colouring :o)
Jackie xx

debby4000 said...

Wonderful beautiful card Kevin.
luv
Debby

Anniebee said...

This card is spectacular, Kevin! You don't know me as I am just discovering your blog but I hope that you'll visit my blog when you have an opportunity. I always love finding other artists and crafters who share my love of coloring and I am loving seeing your awesome creations. You do fabulous work. I am becoming your newest follower tonight and I'll be back to see what you have in store for us in the future.

Anniebee
anniebeescratroom.blogspot.com

Melly said...

Just utterly stunning!
I so love everything about it! Oriental is my fav theme and this is beautiful!
Hugs Melly xxx

Petra said...

so beautyful this card and what a great stamps these are... have to find uot iff the are available in the nethertland to..love and thanks for the lovely comments on my blog..Peet

Lisa M said...

This is framable!!! :D

Jacee said...

How lovely Kevin, great colour, and the tassel and charm finish it beautifully, smashing work.
Hugs Jacee

My name is Wynneth said...

Gorgeous card Kevin - I'm a sucker for anything oriental and I love this card. Thanks for joining us on I ♥ Promarkers this week.
hugs
wynneth
x

Jen said...

Beautiful card. Thank you for sharing with us at Rainbow Lady's this week.
Jen x

Tammy said...

Absolutely beautiful Kevin. Love the embellishments you used, perfect.

xxxtglxxx said...

Hi Kevin :) Hope you are keeping well.

Love your oriental card, very classy and stylish and the tassel looks fab. Great colouring too.

Thanks so much for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week,

hugs

xxalisonxx

shirley gaskin said...

A wonderful card Kevin,

sandra's crafty corner said...

great stuff kevin, thanks for sharing over at cardmadfairys digi days and good luck,
hugs sandra dt

Nannieflash said...

Hi Kevin, that is gorgeous I love that image and your beautiful colouring. hugs Shirleyxxx

Bella´s Bastelecke said...

Love your fabulous cute card .......

Hugs
Judith

Colleen Holmes said...

Love this image and your coloring really brought it to life! Fantastic creation and I especially love the way you colored the water! Fantastic!

Margo said...

Hi Kevin,
such a lovely card !
Very stylish !
Greetz
Margo

Mandy said...

Hi Kevin,
Wow really beautiful card,fabulous colouring...
Mandy x

sue said...

kevin such a stunning card sue xx

tilly said...

a beautiful oriental card and great layout,
Tilly

Cheryl said...

Your card is gorgeous! Your coloring is beautiful.


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lalkygirl said...

hi kevin,what a stunning card,beautifully coloured and such pretty papers...love it.
tracey x