Tuesday, 16 October 2012

Give 'em the old razzle dazzle...

..razzle dazzle 'em...
I must admit, I have been singing this song from the musical Chicago to myself whilst making this card! :lol:
The theme of the inaugural challenge at Sparkle and Glitter - The Rick St Dennis Challenge blog is "Anything Goes With Sparkle and Glitter":
I only recently came across Rick's fantastic artwork and I've loved playing with some of his gorgeous digi stamps. And this rather fabulous lady - called "Lou Lou the chorus cutie" - immediately came to mind when I saw the challenge theme. :) She's a proper old time showgirl (her perfectly coiffed curls and cute hotpants put me in mind of the chorus girls in Bugsy Malone! :lol:) and I teamed her with some lovely old time movie themed paper that I dug out of my stash and lots of glitz and glammer with gold mirri card, pink glitter card, a few gemstones, and, just for good measure, a froth of pink feather!
She's coloured in with my Promarkers, giving her a silver costume and pink accessories, and cut out - in much fiddly detail! :lol: - and I've added lots of sparkle and glitter on all her jewellery and accessories. :)
I'm also entering this card into the following challenges:
A&T Emerald Fairies - Anything Goes
Bearly Mine - Anything Goes
Deep Ocean - Anything Goes
Everybody-Art - Bling


Rick said...

Love the Pink and Gold combined with your ultra sensetive vintagesque colouring and complex card design-this card just grabs me-Thanks for joining us at Spakle and Glitter

Monique's art said...

Wow this is so gorgeous you've done a wonderfull job creating this card. Love the details. Thanks so much for sharing at sparkle and glitter. Monique. Edt

Love crafts forever said...

Hey GF!!!!! Awesome skin coloring, make her shine. Gorgeous card Ali.
Thank you for playing at Sparkle and Glitter with Rick St. Dennis challenge.
Hugs Nataliya

Croms' Cubby Hole said...

A gorgeous card Ali. You have captured the era perfectly. Thank you for sharing your art with us at Sparkle and Glitter with RSD

Mummylade said...

gorgeous project and so fitting for our first challenge at Sparkle and Glitter, thank you for participating!

Miranda said...

fabulous card, love all the glimmer and gold
thanks for joining the sparkle and glitter challenge this week

Heather said...

A stunning card Ali, I love your colour scheme and wonderful details. Your image is delightful and great colouring!!

Heather xx
Thanks so much for joining us with <a href="http://everybody-art-challenge.blogspot.de/.</a>

LisaVeronica said...

Very pretty! Congrats on being Ricks choice!

Laney said...

Wow! she's gorgeous!! love all the details hun, thanks for joining us at BMC this time

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