Sunday, January 24, 2010

Peachy Tilda sending Sweet Hellos

I made this card for a rainee over at the Magnolia-licious Yahoo group using several challenges.

I used Peach Tilda for my image and some papers from a Creative Keepsakes kit that I purchased at a show over the summer. The colors are pinks, blues, peaches and creams – these are definitely fruity colors and perfect for the Charimsa challenge.

DSC01591Following the sketch at Midnight Madness I used my Cricut Storybook cartridge to make the swirls at the top of the card and added a few half pearls. I added a pink ribbon behind the mat that Tilda is standing on.  For my favorite coloring medium I used Copics – I just love these things!! Here is a close up of Miss Tilda.

DSC01592 The inside of the card uses the same papers and a couple more swirls.

DSC01593 I alternated the matting on the inside between the polka dots and the stripes.

Thanks for stopping by and taking a peek.

Until next time,

34 comments:

Patricia Garcia said...

Hello Stephani, first let me tell you that I love your Blog, you made wonderful choices. Your card is Super love this cute Tilda and your color choices are perfect!!

Hugs,
Patricia

Peggie said...

The card is certainly sweet. Love the die cut swirls at the top. Great job on coloring. Love how you did the head scarf.

Sally said...

Such a sweet card. Love the colors. She could almost be a blueberry! Thanks for joining us this week at Charisma Cardz.

Barb Hardeman said...

This is just sweet as can be! How beautiful your Tilda with the lovely peaches and so well dressed! Love the swirls you created on the top and bottom with your cricut. I may just need to invesst in that cartridge. What a gorgeous card afterall...hugs...Barb

Phyllis said...

Stephanie, this is just sooooo cute!! Love your soft colors and love your die cut designs!! The MMDesign Team thanks you for playing in our challenge this week!!

Phyllis MMDesign Team

Crazystamper said...

This is just darling. Love your blog..what a great name! Thanks for all the inspiration. Cheers,
Lora Sinkler-Lake

Tracey said...

This is just gorgeous Stephanie! I love it!!

Christine Riley said...

What a gorgeous card, I love your coloring!
Hugs, Christine

Jean said...

Simply sweet card, makes one think spring is right around the corner.. love your choice of colors and layout. Beautiful.
Hugs, Jean

Sharon Caudle said...

Wow! Great blog makeover, Stephanie! It looks awesome! Your card is beautiful!! Love the swirls at the top and your coloring is beautiful! Gorgeous work! hugs!

Anary said...

Super make over! Lovely choices! Very bash the winter blues...it made me happy to be around!
Super nice card too...that peachy tilda is just sweet..no pum intended :) Good luck in your challenges!

Allison said...

cute card
Thanks for joining us at Charisma this week
AllisonX

Norma said...

Stephanie, beautiful card. Love the colours. Peach Tilda is adorable and beautifully coloured. The swirls look fab. Good job on the card. Terrific work on your blog design also.

Hugs.
Norma

Only by His Grace said...

Beautiful Stephanie.
first of all I love your blog header. It looks awesome.
Your peachy Tilda is lovely.
Colouring is perfect and so is the layout.
hugs marion

Lovely Linda said...

Hi Stephanie - this is just so adorable. I love how pretty Tilda is looking in these colours - so soft and sweet! Great DieCuts, they add so much to your card - this is beautiful inside and out! Well done with all of your challenges! I am loving it!! Thanks for playing along with the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge this week, we love to see your cards. We look forward to seeing you again next week! {{{hugs}}}
Linda MMSC Design Team

Avril Ann said...

Stephanie, I love this card, so pretty, good luck with your challenges, and thank you for sharing with us at Sophisticats this week. Hugs Avril xxxx

Lillian said...

Stephanie . . . your peachy Tilda card is very sweet and I think your new header "card shack" is absolutely perfect for your blog name!
Hugs, Lillian

Patti.Jo said...

Adorable card!!! Great combination of colors and your coloring is terrific!!! Well done Stephanie!!!

Angie said...

Oh how sweet she is! Great job!

Handmade by Vivi said...

This is a gorgeous card Steph!
This Tilda is so cute!! I love the way your colored her!
xxx
Vivi

Regina said...

Stephanie!!! This is sooooo cute!! Love the colors you used and your coloring is gorgeous!!!!
Hugs
Regina

Grace said...

How very cute inside and out!!! The MMS team thanks you for playing along with us!!!

Jeni C Slack (^0^) said...

Stephanie, I'm so glad to see your wonderful card! You have done this Tilda so well with the Peaches and the peach cardstock :) Love the scrolls in the back and the pink ribbon. Thanks so much for sharing your talent and taking time to play our sketch, See you at the next one, xox ~Jeni & MMSC DT

Nancy said...

Oh Stephanie your card is so sweet! Awesome job coloring Tilda! Cute Cute Cute!
Hugs,
Nancy

Deb said...

Stephanie--this card is beautiful! I love the Cricut flourish, too! And your header is perfect!

Denise @ kc242 said...

Tilda is just perfect for this cute card! I just love the way that you colored her, and the dp that you used. Just lovely. Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at Midnight Madness.
Denise
Midnight Madness DT

Vee said...

Fab image beautifully coloured and gorgeous papers.Thanks for playing with Charisma this week.
xx Vee

Carol said...

Stephanie this is so absolutely sweet and adorable. It doesn't get any better than this. Thanks for finding the time to play along with us at the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge. We welcome you to join us again soon as we love to visit and view your work.

Bear Hugs,
Carol :o}
Midnight Madness Design Team

Robin said...

Beautiful card. I love the cricut swirls!!! TFS!

Priscilla said...

Super sweet and I love the inside too. Great take on the sketch :)Thank you so much for playing the Midnight Madness sketch challenge this week.
Priscilla
MMSC Hostess

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

This is beautiful inside and out! Love your coloring of sweet Tilda and your colors! Great take on the sketch. Thanks for playing with the MMSC!

glowinshadow23 said...

I love the blue you colored in on Tilda. All the other colors are well put together.

cabio's craft corner said...

Sweet card inside & out Stephanie!
Hugs,
Cabio

JanJay said...

Great card so pretty

Thanks for joining us at Charisma this week

Jan xx

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