May 17, 2010

Just Magnolia #55, FS #102, CCT #112 ...We Adore You!

Good Morning friends! I hope you had a great weekend! I finally got my house cleaned and then spent yesterday making this card! My friend asked me to make her a card for her niece's first birthday and asked that the image have flowers in it! I just adore this Tilda with Flowing Hair...I love her sweet shoes and how she has her foot turned in...too cute! I thought she would be perfect for this card as she has flowers in her basket, as requested and I also used the Magnolia Spring Tree stamp, from the Easter collection 2009, just for a few more flowers.
So, I checked out the challenges...Just Magnolia challenge is One for the Girls, Cute Card Thursday's challenge is For Someone Special and I used the Fabulous Sketch by Tanja over at Friday Sketchers!!!
I coloured the image with my Copics and made my easel card from American Crafts cardstock and Matted with Bazzill cardstock. the pp is MME Quite Contrary. The image turned out larger than I thought and you can barely see the circle of pp that is suppose to be in the sketch...Oops! All the sentiments are Melissa Frances fave! I used a few Prima Flowers and a lot of brown half pearls...I even added a tiny one to Tilda's shoe. Just had to add a few butterflies with my new MS punch and I just love them cut from the QK cork material! I think my fave thing on this card (other than Tilda, of course) is the great satin ribbon that I had in my stash...such a pretty colour!
Thanks sooooo much for stopping by and having a wee peek at my card!
Have a stampin' great day!


Ingrid said...

Another stunning creations! Lovely, lovely papers, so colorful and cosy. O yummie, I have this Tilda too, still unused! I'm running...
Hugs Ingrid

Tara said...

Oh T, this is just wonderful! I love the scene you've created with the tree and the colours are stunning too! I reckon your friend will be over the moon with this masterpiece ;o) I love the MF rub-ons but we can't get them very easily in the UK..... when you get 5 mins (ha ha) could you let me know where you get yours from please?
Glad you finally got to clean your house, LOL! Mine is sadly neglected these days and is well overdue a Spring clean, but we've had to start decorating as we're going to sell up.... so it's paintbrushes at the ready ;o(
Big hugs to you and your lovelies, T xxx

Renkata said...

Hi Tara,
very beautiful card. The scene is so lovely. Great colouring.

Linanna DESIGNS said...

Hello Tara, wow, wow, wow, this is such a stunning tilda card, i just adore all the detail you've added in the background, its simply stunning hunny. I wish i was the lucky recipient of this beauty. You've been busy since my last visit with so many gorgeous makes. I have thoroughly enjoyed my visit here catching up! have a lovely week, hugs Linda x

Rach said...

a gorgeous card Tara, lots of delish details and gorgeous papers. love all the rub on's that you have used, they look wonderful.x

Fleur said...

This is gorgeous, I love everything. Your colouring is fantastic
Hugz Fleur xXx

Kim Piggott said...

Oh my this is absolutely stunning Tara!
Your masking is amazing and your colouring superb!
Such a wonderful design and gorgeous detail!
kim x

maiju said...

Beautiful colours.

Lou said...

Hi! What a lovely card,just love Tilda-she looks so pretty.
Such gorgeous colours too,hugs Lou.xx

Riet said...

So beautiful card Tara,i love your image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers and details.

Hugs Riet.xx

Andrea said...

so adorable!

Chris said...

Hi T! Apologies from me too, it's been far too long since I was here :(. Your card is fabulous, such a gorgeous little scene you've created and a very sweet Tilda. Stunning colouring and gorgeous paper and design too. I'm sure it'll be very much appreciated. Take care sweetie, hugs, Chris xx

Lori aka Lo Lo said...

Stunning! Luv the colour scheme and all the fab details.


debby4000 said...

Fabulous, adorable card Tara and what wonderful details too.

Vanessa (aka V'ness, Nessa, oldschool) said...

this is so gorgeous Tara!!!

Jane said...

Wow!!! this is so gorgeous Tara, Love the colours, that ribbon is lush and I love the cork butterflies!! stunning card! thanks for joining us at Just Magnolia, hugs, Jane xxx


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