Monday, May 12, 2014

Lady Luck Coming Your Way

I am so excited to share that I was selected to be a Guest Designer for our current challenge at 

Our wonderful sponsor is Bugaboo Digi Stamps
Our challenge theme with be 
"Here Comes Summer"


Focal Image: Neenah Solar White 80# (Paper Temptress)
Layer Cardstock:Eclipse Black  80# (Paper Temptress)
Card Base: Heavenly White 120# (Paper Temptress)
Designer paper from my stash

Calligraphy Ink
Opaque White Ink

Quilling paper 65#
Quilling Tool
Embossing tool
Calligraphy pen
Die circle, scalloped circle and oval.   
Clear glue

Copic's Used: 
Ladybug:  R12, R14, R17, T3, T4, T6 and for high intensity (R27/T5R27)
Rainbow Y21, B00, RV11
Ground:  W3, YG61, Colorless Blender
Butterfly:  BV000, BV00BV17
Did you know that you can coordinate your embellishments with your focal image
by quilling flowers, animals and other objects?  
Check out the ladybug I quilled on my card.    
It is an art form that a few people are still keeping alive.   
Just buy quilling strips or cut strips using paper that are 65# or less.
It's fun!  It's affordable!   Possibilities are endless!   

Wonderful Challenges I have linked with my card: 
Top Tip Tuesday. - Here Come's Summer

Please do't forget to join us for our challenge at Top Tip Tuesday.
We look forward to seeing you!   


  1. Marie, this is just darling and you did such a fantastic job with your quilled lady bug. I quill but very little. I should start to do more. Your calligraphy is just lovely. Have a fun day.

  2. Very cute card!! I think lady bugs are so fun and happy!! Have you thought any more about teaching a quilling class?? Would love to know how to make these cute bugs!!! Your calligraphy is awesome, too!!

  3. So happy you could join us for a Guest DT spot LOVE your card and LOVE your quilling too! its such a lovely addition to your card, hugs me x

  4. This is so cute.. Adorable image and that polka dot paper is just perfect.

  5. Such a beautiful card and colors! I also love the quilling of the ladybug. Thank you for sharing your talent with TTCRD this week.


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