18 September 2015

WITH AGE COMES WISDOM {Art by Mi Ran Showcase Blog}

{DT Project for Art by Miran}

Hope all of you are keeping well and having loads of creative fun. 

I am here with another card for the Art by Mi Ran's SHOWCASE BLOG and have used this beautiful GIRL SITTING ON CLOUD, created by the talented Mi Ran. She looks so cheerful and dreamy amongst the clouds.
Do yourself a favour and hop over to Mi Ran's Etsy shop and check out her
awesome digi creations, here. You can purchase GIRL SITTING ON CLOUD  here.

The image has been coloured with Copics and the clouds with dry chalks. The sentiment is from Paulette {Create with TLC} . The design papers, bling and buttons are from my stash. The folded flowers have been created with circle and flower punches. 

I would like to venture over to the following challenges with this:

Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge
Word Art Wednesday: Anything goes with uplifting sentiment
Inspiration Destination - ATG
613 Avenue Create - ATG + Optional Twist
Crafting from the Heart - ATG
Craft Your Passion - ATG
4 Crafty Chicks - Circles
Aud Sentiments - ATG + Sentiment
CRAFT - Add some Bling
Crafting with an Attitude - ATG (3/3)
Crafty Girls - ATG
If you give a crafter a Cookie - Photo Inspiration
In the Pink - For a Friend
The Outlawz Monday Greetings - Pink
Seize the Birthday - Birthday + ATG
Come and Get It - More than One Fold (center step card design)
Dragonfly Journeys - Buttons
Eclectic Ellapu - Use stash more than 6 months old (the buttons and bling has been in my stash for more than a year)
Glitter n Sparkle - Use something beginning with G (green colour and grey hair)
Pile it On - Birthday
Aurora Wings - Anything with Wings (1/1)
Melonheadz Friends - Try something new (its the first time I am using this image)
The Crazy Challenge - Photo Inspiration

Crafty Sentiments Designs - ATG (1/1)
Through the Craft Room Door - ATG (1/2)
Crafty Gals Corner - ATG (1/2)
Creative Moments - ATG/Kids Rule/Back to School
Inky Impressions - Fancy Corners (created the four folded corners with a scallop square punch)
Little Red Wagon - Something New (first time I have used this image)
The Paper Shelter - A card with many folds (center step card design and the fancy folded corners were created with a scallop square punch)
Bloggers - Flowers
Crafting with Friends - ATG
Digitally Sweet - Anything with Wings
Fussy and Fancy - Fantasy
QKR Stampede - Use 3 of Something (3 flowers)
Simply Papercraft - ATG
The Outlawz Friday Colouring Challenge

Just Keep on Creating - ATG


  1. Gorgeous! LOVING the colors and her wings!!!!!!!!

  2. love the colours , the colouring and the papers. Have a great weekend

  3. What a little sweetie she is Desire and of course looks lovely in your capable hands.

    B x

  4. This is gorgeous Desire! Love the image and colors. You are so talented.
    xx Bonnie

  5. Oh this is gorgeous! I just LOVE the colours and the super sweet image. x

  6. Such a dreamy card. Love the angelic image, so sweet and you've colored her to perfection, for some reason the braid looks 3D!! Love the color combination too. Super job.

  7. Such beautiful colouring and layout Desire.

  8. What a gorgeous card!! I love the sweet image!! The flowers with the gems look amazing!! This is so beautiful!! Have a great weekend :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  9. Beautiful image beautifully coloured....love the blue and the pink wings.

  10. Very cute card and image!!!

  11. Pink Ghillies, photo corners with DP, beautiful flowers, buttons, bling and your adorable image are so very lovely. Thank you so much for taking time to post your very creative art with us this week at Word Art Wednesday in our 201st AG challenge!
    Blessings and Hugs, Carole

  12. Its so cute this card.

  13. What a colorful and fun card!
    Thanks so much for playing along with us at Seize the Birthday!

  14. Great card! I'm loving all the bling. Thanks for joining us at Melonheadz Friends.

  15. Really pretty,love the papers.xxx

  16. Gorgeous card Desire and I love the colours...so pretty..

    luv CHRISSYxx

  17. So cute and love the embellies

  18. How sweet! I love your fluffy clouds.

  19. Really amazing card!! LOVE the colors and the added buttons on this Desire!! So pretty! HUGS

  20. Such a cutie! Darling card, Desire!

  21. Oh such a dreamy card Desire! I love how soft your coloring is on this Mi Ran girl "sitting on the cloud." Your fancy folds truly are fantastic and beautiful combination of the colors. Now the sentiment, I got to ask, does with age really come wisdom? It seems in my case it quite the opposite since I'm constantly being corrected by my 5 years old! Ha-ha. Thanks so much for taking part in our Must Have Pink theme over at Outlawz Monday Greetings. Hope you'll join us for next week fun theme. Have a lovely weekend Desire.

    -Christina Hor
    Outlawz Monday Greetings, DT
    memoriescrafter.blogspot.com (my personal blog)

  22. Sweet image Love her ears . Great card Desire.........Lis

  23. What a gorgeous card! Beautiful coloring and I love the fun papers / embellishments you used! Thank you for joining us at Melonheadz and hope to see you again soon! :) ~Annie

  24. Hi Desire! What a gorgeous little girl with all of the perfect and sweet colors to compliment her. Your flowers always send your creations over the top! Thanks so much for joining my challenge this week :)

    Jeannie T.
    Dragonfly Journeys

  25. Lovely card, thanks for sharing with Crafting from the Heart!

  26. Cute image Desire! I'm sure it won't be the last time you use it. Such a cute card. Thanks for sharing with us at LRW Challenge this week! Brenda

  27. Hi Desire! Back again on behalf of CRAFT Challenge! So glad you joined us this week! Brenda

  28. A guardian angel! Lovely colour work - great flowers too. Thanks for playing along with us at Eclectic Ellapu for the Purple Team.

  29. Sweet card! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Gals Corner!

  30. She looks so pretty and I love the sentiment.
    Thanks for playing with us at Inspiration Destination.
    Good luck.
    xxx Michelle (DT)

  31. Fantastic card, hugs, Valerie

  32. A lovely card!
    Thank you soo much for taking part in our "more than one fold” challenge over at Come and Get it.
    Hope to see you again in our next challenge as well…

    (DT Penny's Paper Crafty Challenges)
    (DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)
    (DT Come and Get It)
    (DT Crafty Friends)
    (DT Tuesday Throwdown)

  33. This is very sweet, Desire! Thanks for joining us this week at Crafty Sentiments Designs. Julie, DT

  34. Fabulous! Love your clever button flowers. Thanks for sharing with us at QKR Stampede for our Three's a Crowd Challenge!

  35. Sweet card, great design. Thanks for joining us at Digitally Sweet for our "September - "Things with Wings" Challenge

  36. Super cute card and beautifully coloured image! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Seize the Birthday!

  37. This is so pretty friend, and the circles on there are awesome, great job. Thanks for playing our challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks.

    Leanne DT/4CC

  38. Lovely card in gorgeous colours with a great image. Thanks for joining us at Fussy & Fancy.


  39. This card will touch someone's heart.It is obvious that lots of love and time went into making this card! Thank you for joining us at THE PAPER SHELTER! Good luck and please join us again with your lovely work!

  40. Thank you sharing your beautiful card with us at Crafting with an Attitude - good luck
    Lyn - DT

  41. Love that you shared this beauty with us at The Outlawz, Desire!
    Hugs, Penny

  42. Anonymous10:28 PM

    Gorgeous x

  43. Gorgeous card. I love your 3 embellishments. Thanks for joining us this week at QKR Stampede. Karal DT

  44. Your card is gorgeous!!! Thanks so much for participating in our IF YOU GIVE A CRAFTER A COOKIE... challenge!!! Can’t wait to see you participate again in our next challenge!!
    Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper

  45. Nice card! Thanks for joning us at The Crazy Challenge.
    /Pillan, DT

  46. This is just gorgeous Desire and I love that sentiment. Made me LOL! Thanks for joining in the In The Pink Friend Challenge this time. Hope to see you again.

    Hugs, Vannessa
    In The Pink DT

  47. How Awesome! Love the touches of the diamontes and your sky looks Amazing.

  48. I have to tell you something funny, I actually forgot how to do a post and took forever to put my card up on my personal blog. As usual Desire your card is just gorgeous, I always enjoy seeing all the little details on your cards, simply beautiful. Thanks so much for sharing your card at Anything goes, Just keep on creating

  49. you coloring her and her dress so perfectly dear
    and I love that flower embelishment so bright and happy with many bling there
    another lovely and sweet card my friend
    love this too


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