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Simply B Stamps and Make it Crafty Collaboration!

Hello! The next three days are going to be super exciting! 
Make it Crafty and Simply Betty Stamps are really excited to be bringing you the combined Hollywood Release!
Simply Betty Stamps has a range of characters from Betty Monroe, through to Action Chris the movie director!!
Make it Crafty has a range of background scenes perfect to switch and match with your famous characters!!
MiC & SBS Guess that Movie
Of course we are going to have heaps of fun with this theme and June 1st & June 2nd we will be showcasing our stuff and then June 3rd we're bringing you a fun guessing game... Will you be able to guess the movie??  We'll be giving you some clues to help!!
Join us for the two inspiration days and leave a comment along the way for your chance to win a selection of new images.
There will be FOUR winners each day receiving a surprise character with matching background digi stamps.
Then on June 3rd, guess 6 out of 12 movies correctly and you will have a chance to win:  
Grand Prize

A DVD Movie of your choice
PLUS the whole collection of MiC & SBS digi stamp Hollywood release images.
Second Prize
The whole collection of MiC & SBS digi stamp Hollywood release!
Can't wait?!!
But we know some of you just can't wait so both Betty and Zoe are offering you 25% off
their Hollywood collections between June 1st and June 3rd!
We hope you have lots of fun with us this weekend!!!

Here's what I made for today. I used Movie Gala Betty and the Red Carpet Background.

As you can see, I made an art journal page. When I first saw Movie Gala Betty, she reminded me of Angelina Jolie, that one year for (I think it was) the Oscars, when she had on those beautiful Emerald earrings? Those earrings were stunning and Angelina looked amazing. 

So that's why I chose that color for the earrings. And she just seemed like she needed to be in red. But I didn't want her to clash with the carpet (I only have a few reds), so I decided to keep the rest of the background in gray scale, for the most part. I used my watercolor markers and my Copics for this art journal page.

Around the edge of the page I wrote, "Wouldn't it be fun to be a Hollywood starlet? Even if it were just for one night? To be dolled up and beautiful? For everyone to wish they were you? To be pampered and photographed? Just for one night?" I don't know about you, but I have certainly daydreamed about this! 

So? Are you excited about this collaboration? I know I am!!! And there's a ton more to see! Today's full hop list is below. Thank you so much for stopping by. Have an inspiring day!



Barbara: http://forgottenscraps.blogspot.com/
Colleen: http://www.distinctivetouches.com/ 
Betty: http://scrappybetty.blogspot.com/
Cyndi: http://scrappychickcyndi.blogspot.com/
Viv: http://doggonecrazy-viv.blogspot.com/
Alison (that's me!): http://alisonsrandomthoughts.blogspot.com/
Jenn D: http://just4funcrafts.blogspot.com/
Suzi: http://mrsweyremaster.blogspot.com/
Beccy: http://beccysbits.blogspot.com/
Lelia: http://greengoddescreations.blogspot.com/
Carole: http://applesandpearscards.blogspot.com/




Comments

Carly said…
STUNNING! What a gorgeous image and the way you have coloured her in that sensational red and left the background monochromatic ... WOW!

xoxo xCarly
Betty Boo! said…
Stunning coloring Alison! The writing around the image is brilliant! Just beautiful my friend!

B
Trudie said…
Gorgeous!! Where can I get that dress?? Love her. xx
Sandra said…
Hi Alison! Oh yes, it would be fun to look this amazing for one night!! Love your scene and coloring! The handwritten words gave that extra to the card!! Love it! hugs Sandra
Zoe said…
I would be freaking out getting out of that limousine!! Although I think I would start to feel better as I walked up the carpet. :) You have created a gorgeous scene Alison. :) xo
maldis said…
she really pops in this image! Great!
Olivia said…
Love the red...great job and loving the limo scene in the back.

Olivia
Ormcraftynights.blogspot.com
Colleen said…
Lady in Red Fabulous!!! Love how she POPs :)
Thistleblue said…
Hi Alison, fantastic layout. i love your colouring her dress looks fantastistic!, thanks for sharing, have a great weekend
hugs
Michelle
x
Lynne said…
Wonderful coloring of a spectacular image.
irene.sherman said…
Love this red carpet! Great job!
Steph said…
Wowzers! Fab journal page, she really stands out with the grey tone background. Love her sparkley emeralds too.
It is so so cute!!!! I love it
Tina said…
beautiful coloring, lovely image to
Shelby said…
She's gorgeous and you've put some amazing highlights on her dress. Awesome coloring

Shelby
amazing, love how u colored her dress, adorable and fun how you used the sentiment, love it!
Your coloring is perfection Alison.
colleen said…
This is great! LOVE that you made a journal page from this!
I love the black and white background against your red dress and the red mat just really makes it all pop.
Sharman said…
Great scene. Love how you colored the whole image. Great job with the red.......
silvia said…
Gorgeously colored image!!
Beth said…
Love this Alison! The red dress is fab!
faithnme said…
ohh I love this.. that Red Dress REd Carpet is Beautiful.
Bonnie said…
Beautiful card1 I love the red coloring on her dress and the background really sets off the image
Carla S. said…
Fantastic jounral page, Alsion! Love the pop of red in her dress against the neutral background!
Jenn Borjeson said…
Alison, this is gorgeous! And I know what you mean, it would be fun to be a star for just one night... SIGH
:)
Crafteezee said…
Stunning in Red, love your scene. Hugs Tracy x
Ilona said…
Fantastic, the Lady in red - she's really looks like Angelina :)
Beautiful!!! Love that you left most of the background B&W. TFS
Kathi said…
I love that great background in grayscale and your movie star in full (beautifully colored) color.

Great journal page.
MammasScrappin said…
Love it!! Your choice of coloring is perfect.
Frea said…
Hi Alison, I would kill to have a dress like that LOL!! Need a few weeks (well, more than a few!!) of dieting though LOL!! Love your colouring, her pleats look perfect! Hugs, Frea
DK Spins said…
Absolutely brilliant art journal page, Alison. I loved how you gave Movie Gala Betty the emerald earrings, with that gorgeously colored dress, and kept the background image grey. Yes, it would be amazing to be a starlet like that, even for one evening. Great work, take care, and can't wait for tomorrow's previews! Dianne
Julie said…
Beautiful card Alison. Very classy!

Hugs,
Julie
Kathy said…
Beautiful card! Love how you colored her dress! And love the earrings too!
Beccy said…
wow the greyscale really works she is just popping off the page. Brilliant.

Beccy
...just Barbara said…
She looks gorgeous and great color combos! Love the journal page and the writing around the border - brilliant! *Hugs
Uta said…
Your card is so beautiful. I love it!
Hugs, Uta
EmbossingQueen said…
This image is absolutely gorgeous! The red dress looks fantastic and the earrings are great too. I think the grey scale background was a good choice as your main image really pops off the page.
Franz♥ said…
Great work Alison! Love your writing around the card!

Hugs, Franz.
Lelia Pierce said…
Alison, your coloring of her dress is phenomenal! Seriously!

XXX
*WOW* so glamorous!!!

Hugs
Tiggerchen
Karen said…
Totally awesome honey!! Love the image - love your colouring!! Just wonderful!!xx
Jovan said…
Wonderful card!
Mary J said…
Just lovin' that shock of red - gorgeous make Alison!
Shannah said…
Gorgeous! Fab colouring and sooo glamorous! Hugs, Shannah xox
Kimberly said…
Just love it...fabulous. tfs
skated said…
Beautiful, Movie Gala Betty is gorgeous and WOW you coloured her dress perfect, thank you for sharing such a brilliant journal page
kate xxx

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