Ribbons- Some Odd Girl 23

Hi there! it’s yet another dull and rainy day here, so a perfect day to sit in my craft area and make some cards! today I’ve been playing with the image ‘ribbons’ which I chose using part of my store credit, when I won a recent challenge over at some odd girl.. she’s such a pretty image, and these portrait style images are perfect for practising your colouring on skin and hair!


I’m usually all about Mae, but I couldn’t resist this Gwen image, and I love that beautiful flower arrangement she has in her hair!

I teamed her with some of my favourite prima papers, WOC flowers and some spellbinders dies, for this slightly OTT style card with lots of layers… I hope you enjoy her, and as always, I’ll add my product list below so you can see exactly what I’ve used!


Rachel xx


Product list:

  • Some Odd Girl ‘Ribbons’ Digital stamp
  • Designer papers from Prima- lady bird & rosarian pads
  • pink and black cardstock from papermill direct
  • liquid pearls
  • WOC flowers
  • cotton crocheted lace from a local store
  • sizzix photo corners die
  • spellbinders nestabilities labels 34 and coordinating gold labels
  • springy flowers from that craft place
  • white super smooth colouring cardstock in 300 gsm from that craft place
  • paper smooches birthday sampler sentiment
  • goosebumps from queen and company
  • chameleon pens fineliner
  • 3d foam pads, tape, and glue dots
  • copics – E000,E00,E21,E11,E04, R20 (skin) E18, E15, E13, E11 (hair) RV09, RV06,RV04, RV02  Y17, Y15, Y11, YG13, YG 11 (big flower) B39, B37, B34 (smaller flowers)RV09, RV06,RV04, RV02 (ribbon) G99, YG 25, YG 17, YG 15, YG11 (leaves) BG09,BG07,BG05,BG02 (eyes) and C3/ C1 as shadows


I’d love to enter this card in-

alphabet challenge blog – Y for You choose

crafting with friends ATG

creative fingers challenge blog ATG

Morgans Art World – add flowers

reasonable ribbons – ribbons or trim

simply papercrafts for all occasions- ATG

crafting with an attitude ATG

crafty girls creations ATG

southern girls challenge ATG



About rachel Gillham

I'm a twenty something mad cat lady, with a rescue cat and a passion for all things crafting... You can often find me tinkering with one or other of my machines, making cards, vinyl decals for items, or doodling quietly.

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Crafty Kiwi Mama

There’s a happy wee surprise for you over on the Southern Girls Challenge. Congratulations! Hugs, Wends x SGC DT


What a lovely card. Love your design and the image is very pretty and coloured perfectly. Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls.


This is such a great addition to our challenge at Really Reasonable Ribbon! Thanks so much for playing along with us. Good luck to win the prize from Polly’s Paper Studio. Hugs from Ginny!!

Leslie Turner

What a fabulous project with so many wonderful details! Thanks so much for sharing your talent with us in the Really Reasonable Ribbon’s “Anything Goes” challenge this time!
Leslie, RRR DT


Very pretty card and love all the details with the flowers..
Thank you so much for sharing with us at the Southern Girls challenge..


Rebecca wong

Such a beautiful card, love the layout and your wonderful coloring, awesome!
Thanks for sharing in Crafting With An Attitude Challenge, hope to see you again.
Rebecca, DT


She is just lovely Rachel and coloured beautifully…so pretty.
Thank you so much for sharing with us at the Southern Girls challenge..



Lovely card but I can’t see a link to our challenge blog Crafty Girls Creations. Sue DT


I love your card but I cannot see the link to our Challenge. Sue Simply Papercraft DT

Jackie Trinder

Hi this is a stunning card, Thank you for joining us at Alphabet Challenge Blog challenge Y for You Choose. Hugs Jackie (DT)

Karen Letchworth

Hi Rachel!
This is really pretty, and I want to thank you for stopping by to share with us in our Anything Goes Challenge. I hope you will join us again soon.
Karen Letchworth
Really Reasonable Ribbon

Gwyneth George

Great card and fab colouring of the image.


Such a sweet image and wonderful coloring. I love the flower in her hair.

So glad you joined us at Morgan’s ArtWorld.