Thursday, May 6, 2010

Beautiful Peacock Card & Video on Inks!

Happy Thursday to everyone! Todays post Beautiful Peacock & Video on Inks, is for Artful INKable using Paisleys and Peacocks! I wanted to do a tutorial on Alcohol Inks(distressing inks) today! My video is last in this post, hope you will take a peek!
For my card I used some leftover dp some lace,decorative Tulle and the tag is from the Cricut! I also used some ric rac,sewing, and added some roses, and handmade ribbon pieces!

My card was entered into these challenges here:
Crafts and me Challenge/Sparkle! Lots of it on the tulle!
Crazy challenge/Bling Bling
Incy Wincy/Anything goes
Woopsi Daisy challenge/As you Like it! (Vintage)(distressed)
The crafty Pad/ Lets use some ribbon(for my handmade ribbon/rosette, and bow)
Stampin' Sisters in Christ/Knit together(my sewing)
Allsorts/Animals(my peacock)
The Shabby Tea Room/Get your Bling on
The Pink Elephant/Nature(my peacock can be found in nature)

STAMPS are frome: Artful INKables!!

Thank you for looking and hope you enjoyed my video tutorial today! Have a lovely day!!


Patti said...

Awesome card and way awesome tutorial! You rock GF!

Debbie said...

Very pretty, Cheryl! I love the soft and vintage design! Thanks for joining us again this week in the Tea Room :)

Debbie said...

Wow it is very beautiful - just gorgeous. :)

Thanks for joining us at the crafty pad and good luck. :)

xxDebbie The Crafty Pad

craftymum said...

So beautiful
Love sarah XXX

Crystal said...

WOWZA Cheryl you made that peacock sooooo elegant..What a gorgeous card sweetie! Thanks for the fab tutorial too gf!

Cindy Haffner said...

Oh my word Cher, your work is always so over the top GORGEOUS!!

Gunn (MsPlum) said...

Thanks for the tutorial!Your peacock looks fab and your card is beatuiful!

Thank you so much for joining us in our anniverserychallenge at Midnight Madness. We sure hope you will put your partydress on and join us in our danceparty next week!



Nicole said...

Pretty card, once again this week! Thanks for playing along with us at The Shabby Tea Room! :)

Pat said...

Stunning card Cheryl, love everything about it. Thanks for joining in at The Crafty Pad.

Pat xx

Justine said...

Oh Cheryl, I have to go back and check out who made that peacock. He is super cute. You did an amazing job. This is my all time favorite of all your cards!!! Well for today anyway.

maxine said...

This is beautiful Cheryl, thanks for joining us at the crafty pad

Priscilla said...

Hi Cheryl, nice to see you joining in the fun this week :) I have missed visiting your blog:)What a wonderful take on the sketch and a great image too. I love the soft vintage feeling of this card. Ok, here is a heads up and a personal invitation to our PARTY :)
Where: MMSC53 Post
When: Next Tuesday May 11th
Theme: Dance Party
We are celebrating next week with a Dance Party? Do you have the moves? Better get that Party dress out of the Dry Cleaners and dust off those dancing shoes. Party will last all week and we will have a Dance contest, door prizes, best dress etc. Don’t miss out on all the fun and be sure to loosen up those hips. Oh and it’s BYOB (Bring your own bootie) lol {{Shake}}(_|_)(_\_)(_|_){{shake}}(_/_)(_|_)(_\_)(_|_)(_/_){{skake}}your bootie.
Thank you so much for playing the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge this week.
MMSC Hostess

Carol said...

Cheryl this is absolutely stunning. I love your pearl flourish, image, and gorgeous papers. This is dreamy and fascinating. Thank you so much for playing along with us at Midnight Madness this week. You don't want to miss all the month long Blogaversary celebration!

Bear Hugs,
Carol :o}
Midnight Madness Design Team

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous, Cheryl! Love the soft hues, and fabulous image! Thanks for playing the Crafty Creations challenge!

Lovely Linda said...

Wow Cheryl - this is so elegant and stunning!! I love the image and that gorgeous image! That flower and swirls are such great touches! This is gorgeous - you have outdone yourself! I am loving it! We are so glad you could join us for the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge Blogaversary Celebrations! There is so much happening this month - we would love to see you next week - we are having a DANCE PARTY so get out your dancing shoes and get ready to 'kick up your heels' and shake your 'bootie'...
LOL! {{{hugs}}}
Linda MMSC Design Team

Kirsten said...

Fabulous card such a great image...x

Thanks for joining us this week at allsorts hugs kirsten...x

Randi said...

Beautiful peacock card Cheryl!! that scalloped stitched background is incredible!!! Your details are always so exquisite!! Have a wonderful weekend! We all miss you!

Audrey Pettit said...

Great card with so many pretty details. thanks for playing along with us again at the Tea Room.

Grace said...

Oh my goodness Cheryl this is stunning!!! LOVE your stitching... what a beautiful pattern! Love the flower and every little detail! Gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ!!!

craftyb said...

Such a pretty card...fab image...LOVE all the pearls and embellishments! Thank you for joining us at Crafty Creations this week! bx

Kim Nath said...

This is such a wonderful technique, I need to dust off my alcohol inks and give it a try. Really beautiful card too!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Holy cow girl!! Gorgeous creation!! Love all the stitching, elegance and your stunning design!! The peacock is beautiful!! Great take on the MM sketch and the SSCC challenge!!

Have a great weekend my friend!

pinky said...

Very unusual but beautiful card. Thanks for sharing at WhoopsiDaisy this month.

Wendy - Anntaurus said...

This is stunning. Thanks for joining the May WhoopsiDaisy Challenge.

Michelle B. AKA JustPaintingAround said...

Gorgeous technique and perfect for the peacock!

Leigh said...

So Pretty. Love the vintage look/

Sarah A said...

Gorgeous card Cheryl, I have written myself a note to come back and have a look at your tutorial.

Thanks fopr joining us over at Incy Wincy this week.

Sarah x

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Wow Cheryl!!I love the vintage feel,
image,and your coloring!!Thanks for playing with MMSC this week!

Vixykins said...

Great design Cheryl, love the vintage feel, beautiful :)

Thanks for playing at Crafts & Me challenge x

Denise @ kc242 said...

What a beautiful Vintage card. Love your colors and design. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Midnight Madness!
Midnight Madness DT

Valérie said...

Oh what a wonderful card

thanks for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy Challenge this month