Saturday, September 18, 2010

Oh, Alice! Chapter 31: Fighting for the CROWN...

`Why the Lion and the Unicorn, of course,' said the King.
`Fighting for the crown?'
`Yes, to be sure,' said the King: `and the best of the joke is, that it's my crown all the while! Let's run and see them.' And they trotted off, Alice repeating to herself, as she ran, the words of the old song: --
`The Lion and the Unicorn were fighting for the crown:
The Lion beat the Unicorn all round the town.
Some gave them white bread, some gave them brown;
Some gave them plum-cake and drummed them out of town.'


Happy Saturday, everyone!
Today, at Oh, Alice!, we have a wonderful challenge today and a prize at stake from The Mad Hatter herself! Jessica will be giving away an {Ippity} prize pack of stamps plus a nice array of 6x6 designer paper to ONE lucky winner this week who is "Crowned" by Random.org!

Speaking of crowns, THAT's this week's challenge, brought to you by our very own Twisted Sis Sammi: Use CROWNS and/or MYTHICAL Creatures
on your card or creation today!

Here's my "crown-ing" card :)


Have you heard the news???
Ever since The Queen of Hearts was knocked down from her ruling, she is slowly losing her pigment and is now more pink then red ;) No more red roses, tarts nor hearts of any kind for her... well, maybe just pink hearts ;)


The background image I used was found on this site HERE...
my queen is The Greeting Farm's "Hallo Bride" Digital Image...
Papertrey Ink Cardstock, for the strip of Prima DP I used my MFT Open-scalloped Die-namic, and the I added some misc Gems from a Pink Ninjas kit :)


Here's some mystic madness brought to you by the Twisted team:
Jessica {The Mad Hatter} - http://thewhimsicalbutterfly.blogspot.com/
Kellie {Sept. Guest} - http://www.kelliewinnell.com.au/


That's some ROYAL work, huh?
Be sure to upload your card or creation to the Oh, Alice Blog using InLinkz by Friday, September 24th to be eligible to WIN the {Ippity} prize pack!

Have a very regal day in WONDERLAND!

15 comments:

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

I loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee this Margie!! I love love love love the bling and that TREE! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

martina's kaartjes said...

What a great card ! good luck with your challenge !
greetings, martina
x

Sammi said...

WOW WOW WOW!!! This is AWESOME Margie! LOVE that background image and it goes beautifully with that Hallo Bride image, She makes a perfect Queen!!
Sammi
xxx

Basement Stamper said...

Love the background with her adorning her jeweled crown-very pretty!

Shelby Goolsby said...

This is just a really cool card!!I am sure that comment totally dates me, lol.

Lynne Phelps said...

Margie, Bravo on the original Tenniel illustration for the background! You have raided my source, LOL, I get most of my images from Lenny's! Love your pink story, and the way you fit a crown onto the pink bride! Also love the way you colored her hair, it blends it in like it is part of the crown! WONDERful card, I love it!

Peggy said...

DARLING card Margie! I love that everything is turning pink!

Silli said...

Oh Margie, your card is very pretty, love the image, love the borders...wonderful. HAPPY sunday!

Emma said...

WOW Margie, this is just STUNNING! LOVE that background! And your Queen looks Fabulous! A fantastic card!

Creepy Glowbugg said...

This is beyond stunning! LOVE the color and the layout is awesome!!

DonnaMundinger said...

LOVE this Margie! Thanks for the links for both digis! I truly adore this card! It's soooo fabulous! xxD

Pryn said...

This is completely and utterly AMAZING!!!! I love, love, love this card!!!! FABULOUS work Margie girl!!!

Erin said...

Great monocrome look, very cool. Love the little story with it too, very cute.

Andrea said...

this perfect card just blew my mind- I love everything about it! xoxo

Cheryl said...

Holy cow, I LOVE this card!

 
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