Saturday, 7 August 2010

Oh Alice ... CHAPTER 25: White Rabbit, White Gloves, White Wonderland...

"After a time she heard a little pattering of feet in the distance, and she hastily dried her eyes to see what was coming. It was the White Rabbit returning, splendidly dressed, with a pair of white kid gloves in one hand and a large fan in the other: he came trotting along in a great hurry, muttering to himself as he came, `Oh! the Duchess, the Duchess! Oh! won't she be savage if I've kept her waiting!'
Alice felt so desperate that she was ready to ask help of any one; so, when the Rabbit came near her, she began, in a low, timid voice, `If you please, sir--' The Rabbit started violently, dropped the white kid gloves and the fan, and skurried away into the darkness as hard as he could go..."
~Alices Adventures in Wonderland, Chapter 2

Hello dolls!

We are back in the WHITE heat of August with another fabulous challenge for you today! This week at Oh, Alice we are trying to BEAT that heat, and you know, they say you shouldn't wear dark colors this time of year to keep cool!

In the spirit of that, along with our WHITE Rabbit and his WHITE kid gloves, guess what our challenge is for you today?

That's RIGHT. WHITE WONDERLAND. And we're not talkin' about Christmas! Your mission today, should you choose to accept it is to create (WITH the exception of your main image panel) an ALL WHITE card or project!

We have some fun news today and before we go I'd like to thank EMMA EADS for being our July Guest Tea Party member. You did an WONDERFUL job, girlie and we are gonna miss you here on the team! Since it's the beginning of the month, we are also excited, as it's time to welcome STEPHANIE JONES as our August Guest! Stephanie is SUPER excited to be a guest at our twisted table and we are so happy to have her!

We are also THRILLED to announce a standing sponsorship today with Tickled Pink Stamps! Kellie has offered Oh, Alice a generous monthly sponsorship and we are thrilled to be able to give away such wonderful images to our awesome fans and players! .

Tickled Pink Stamps is offering 1 RUBBER LOLITA of choice to one lucky winner this week! Here's some inspiration:

Well, it's time to STOP treating these challenges with kid gloves and get crackin! You have until Friday, August 13th (our FAVORITE number!) at 8pm CST to enter your creation using InLinkz on the Oh, Alice blog...Good luck!

Jessica {The Mad Hatter}
Stephanie {August tea party Guest}
{the Twisted thirteen}
and Me...

I have used this gorgeous Lil Lolita - Fashionette Ivy that I got as a digi from Tickled Pink Stamps... you've still got one day left to snap up some of these beauties in digi from Kellie.
I did draw lines across her arms so that she is wearing the White rabbits white gloves. HAD to!! LOL ....I'm sorry - I cheated a little... I added a couple of dots with my multiliner for the flutterfly trails ... and I also put some pink bling in the tiny flowers.. as they had holes that needed covering.. and I could not cope with so much white!


Copics used:
C1, C3, C5, C7, C10
E000, E00, E11,
B23, 24, 29,
RV14, 17, 19

15 comments:

  1. Oh wow Sammi!!! You totally ROCKED the all white challenge. I LOVE what you did with Ivy. Wow. Gorgeous. The texture really does look stunning. WOW. Oh yea, I said that, lol.
    Hugs
    Kylie

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  3. Oh wow Sammi I love it. Love everything about it really. Great job sweets
    mwah
    Trace

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  4. wow!! how delightful ~such a stylish card!
    vanessa xx

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  5. This is just Awesome Sammi! I love all the white, it looks AMAZING! Your coloring is fantastic as well, love her hair!

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  6. WOW! What an eye popper! I love that you used two "half" items - how very curious! Awesome idea to put gloves on her. And the butterflies? WOW! Did I mention Wow?? >^..^<
    ~ky

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  7. OH OH this is so beautiful, really like all the elements you used to pop out the white

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  8. Oh My this is exquisite Sammi, lovin' all the white and her gloves! Outstanding work very inspirational. Hope your having a great weekend and enjoy the spit roast today. xx

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  9. Oh, Sammi! Your card is amazing! I love all those lil details that you added in, gorgeous!!!
    hugs, margie

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  10. Love the way you colored her - I remember flip hairdos and wide headbands from when I was a girl! She looks so retro and fun and what beautiful coloring! Love the doily and lace and butterfly trails - great card!

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  11. Absolutely stunning card Sammi. I love the white background it really brings the image out. Sensational colouring too. Love her, she is very fashionable. The card is gorgeous in all it's detail - flowers, doily and butterflies. Beautiful. Mel xxx

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  12. Gorgeous coloring on this image! The butterflies are perfect.

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  13. Sammi your card is stunning! Love the layers and the fab colours of her dress
    love tasha xx

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  14. I love this image, I was hoping it was going to be one of the DT images. The gloves are a great idea, very cute.

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  15. WOW! I adore that little doily and that image is too too stinkin' cute!!! I love all the texture on this card-great job on the challenge, sweetie!

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