Monday, April 30, 2012

Queen of Hearts

My latest fascinations have been digi's done by the talented Krista of Saturated Canary, and making beaded hat pins. So in this birthday card I have combined the two. Note to self: try never again to colour large areas with Black Soot Distress Ink. Kel nightmare!

Recipe Card:  
Paper: Bazzill black cardstock; 'noir et blanc' by Merci; Arches 300gsm watercolour paper.
Stamps: 'Queen of Hearts' by Krista Smith (aka Saturated Canary); Birthday greetings by KaiserCraft
Punches: Corner rounder by Fiskars; Heart corner punch by EK Success
Embellishments: 'Platinum Pearl' Liquid Pearls by Ranger; faceted crystal corsage pin; 4mm cream pearl beads; 4mm bicone crystal beads; Mill Hill glass seed beads #00081 and antique glass beads #03058; Glossy Accents; VersaMagic 'cloud white'.Distress Inks.



  1. This is lovely, Louise! Love the red and black together. Thanks for joining in our challenge at Lexi's Creations. Hope to see you again.
    NanaConnie DT

  2. A fabulous card, very pretty indeedy:)

    Thanks for joining us at SnS


  3. Fabulous card Louise, love your image and the red and black colour combination. Your pins are marvellous. Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations for our 'ribbons and lace' challenge.

  4. Absolutely gorgeous Louise!!! love the red and black too.
    Thankyou so much for popping in and playing along with us this week over on the SC challenge blog
    hugs Lou xxxx

  5. Hi Louise, Your card is just darling. I too love the red and black combo. I think it looks so rich and emphasizes the image. I love all the details on your card especially the perfect red bow. Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations for our 'ribbons and lace' challenge. Hope to see you again in two weeks:)

  6. Oh this is gorgeous, love the bold colours. Thanks for joining us at SC challenge x

  7. Love your colour way great image. Thaks for joining us at Lexi's Creations

    Tracey DT

  8. Fab card! Love this Krista image and she looks stunning in red and black! Thanks for joining us at SNS this fortnight! Juliexx

  9. Louise what a gorgeous card well done.
    Hugs Elaine

  10. Beautiful card hun. Thanks for playing at the Delicious Doodles Bingo challenge, and good luck with the draw!
    Teri xx