Friday, February 19, 2010

A sweet Tilda card!

Happy Friday everyone!
Wow - another week over and hopefully a great weekend to look forward to! I'm going to have to make this a quick post and I'm on my way out to help set up and decorate the school gym for the school dance tonight!
I received a wonderful package from my mum yesterday full of Wild Orchid Craft flowers - woohoo - they are gorgeous!!
So I decided to ink up this cute Tilda as she hasn't been played with yet! I coloured her with my copics and tried a different technique this time for colouring her hair - I love the result! I'm entering this card for the February challenge over at The Little Stamp Shoppe where we are to make a 'Swedish' style Magnolia card - do you think this fits the bill? The winner of this months challenge gets a Guest DT spot - what a prize!
Papers are Magnolia which I machine-stitched around the edges. I added some cream and dusty pink lace with a pearl slider from Wild Orchid Crafts. I distressed the edges around the octagonal nestie with distress inks. The cherry blossoms are from WOC and the rest from stash. Two pearls in each corner finish off the look.
Thanks so much for stopping by for a visit - I love having you here and I really do appreciate all your comments! Gotta run - have yourselves a great Friday evening and start to the weekend!
Hugs,
Danielle x

17 comments:

dolcreations said...

Where do I start...
This card is so pretty! I love how you coloured the hair..any tips!!!
Love those new flowers. The paper is so pretty! You have made such a beauty! I hope you make it to the DT position..you would be such a perfect candidate!

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Danielle,
This is a beautiful card. I love the papers and flowers. Tilda is gorgeous. A stunner.
Hugs,
Fiona x

HazelQ said...

Cute card Danielle, I love those flowers!! Nice coloring too :)
Hugs
Hazel

Jessie said...

Wow Danielle! I love absolutely everything about this card, it's beautiful! Have a great weekend, hugs, Jessie

KanataNewf said...

You have definitely captured the "swedish" style. Beautiful.

Jeanette said...

Wow Danielle! your card is just stunning! I love how you have colored this cutie-pie! Fantastic job sweetie!
Hugs Jeanette :)

Clare said...

This is gorgeous.
Tilda's hair looks fab.
I love the flowers and ribbon slide.
Have a great weekend.
Clare x

debby4000 said...

Oh what a wonderful Tilda card such beautiful details.
luv
Debby

halfdozendaily said...

Absolutely gorgeous card, Danielle!!! I love all the scrumptious blossoms & the layering! Fabulous job on the challenge!! :) Good luck!!

stardustgemsandribbon said...

Such a very special card Danielle...your really have captured the Swedish style...very hard to acheive in my opinion!
Super sweet Tilda!
Have a great weekend.
Hugs
Carole x

Tanya said...

Great card Danielle. Good luck on your entry.

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Danielle,i love your image and colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Mina said...

yes it defo fits the challenge Danielle, beautiful card and perfect with the Magnolia papers too
Mina xxx

Sharon said...

This is beautiful Danielle. Tilda's hair looks fantastic and I love the stitching on your papers. The Wild Orchid flower are gorgeous aren't they, I have a rather large box full!

Rachel said...

She is sooo precious, I LOVE her hair! you did a beautiful coloring job with this image!(as always) such a fabulous card Danielle!!
hugs,
Rachel

Darcie said...

Gorgeous card Danielle!! Love your coloring :)

Heidi said...

Danielle, you card fits the bill! Love the machine stitching, flowers and the papers. Beautiful!
Thanks for playing along this month.
Heidi

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