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Friday, September 2, 2011

La La La, la la la la...........A stitch in time!

Hello fellow crafty people, back again with another post and some EXCITING news to share!!
I am now a La-La Land girl-WOOOOOOOOHOOOOOOO!
I have been waiting to share it with the world, you cannot believe how amazed, thankful, delighted, humbled and deliriously happy I am!
This a perfect little home for me, colouring the gorgeous La-La Land stamps is something I love to do.  I was first introduced to them back in May this year by the super awesome Mandi-Lee at our Copic Project course, needless to say the rest is history-lol!
Thank you to Irina and the talented team who have made me feel so welcome and put my fears at ease.

Anyhoo, let's get onto the Inspiration for this week

Our inspiration for this week is to use stitching- real or faux, or if you are really clever- both!!

I don't usually stitch but have squeezed some in, a criss cross stitch around the bottom of Fancy Marci's dress, a straight stitch in the ribbon and by fluke the DS paper is a stitched pattern!

I have combine this weeks La La Land challenge with the colours from PDCC96 and the layout from Sketchbook Saturday Challenge #26

The flower is made by running a thread through some white seam binding and gathered.

Remember you can participate in our Inspiration Challenges too,  by linking up to our Customer Gallery! Hope you can play along with us

The Recipe:
Stamps: La La Land Fancy Marci, SU Just Believe
Paper: Echo Park Little Girl- Sally Stitches
Cardstock: Very Vanilla, Hawaiin Shores, Melon Berry
Ink: Memento- Tuxedo Black, Versafine- Onyx Black
Copics: Hair- E50, E51, E53, E55 Skin: E50, E51, E53 Lips: R02 Dress: E01, E02, E05 Sash and Trim: BG11, BG13, BG15
Accessories: SewEasy Floss- Spring Rain, Hug Snug Chalk White seam binding, PTI Button, PTI Large Scallop Boarder, Nestabilities Mega Ovals, AnnaBelle's Pearls

Thanks for sharing in my La-La Land joy!


Angela said...

SENSATIONAL NEWS!!!Only a matter of time really! Looking forward to seeing all your gorgeously created and Coloured cards! congrats xxx
This being no exception, so soft and pretty.

Jay Gee said...

Wow Sue!! How fabulous is this... big congratulations. I know you will be a wonderful addition to the La La Land team :)

Sue W said...

Congratulations Sue......what a fabulous fit for you and your colouring skills! Love this little card the scallopes are perfect!

Iwona Palamountain (Chupa) said...

Joy oh joy indeed! Doing a happy dance (again) for you here, chica!!
(your card is ga-ga gorgeous, no wonder they chose you!!!)

Shelley Germann said...

Congratulations! They are so lucky to have you. You always have the cutest cards and your coloring talents are simply amazing. Such a cute card with the stitching on the clever!

Scrapbook Boutique said...

Fantastic news Sue!! Congratulations!!
You have amazing talent & will be wonderful addition to the La La team.
Your card is just gorgeous.

Andrea said...

A beautiful first DT card Sue!! Congratulations! They are so lucky to have you :)

Joy said...

Oh WOW!!! big big congrats Sue, I could not be more elated for marvel me at your colouring and they have chosen a perfect person to join their design team..hugs

Narelle said...

Soooooo happy for you!
You do amazing work with their stamps- they would have been crazy not to get you on their team!
What a dream-come-true for you!

Marion said...

And CONGRATULATIONS on your new DT job Sue. So happy for you. I know why they chose you, as you colour those images to perfection each time! Well done.

Anonymous said...

You and La La Land are the perfect match, Congrats on your new venture! This card is totally sweet!

Tui Nathan said...

WOW ... FABULOUS ... and a Huge CONGRATULATIONS ... have only just read your posting ... what a glorious opportunity. I think your colouring is absolutely fabulous and I look forward to growing my skills as I am inspired by your talent.
Congratulations once again!!!