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Sunday, January 25, 2015

Love is in the air

Good day everyone,

New challenge starting today at Simply Magnolia and our theme is Anything Goes


With February around the corner and the cutest new stamps from the latest collection, I created a Valentines card.  For my papers I used Magnolia Blue Heart Flowers from the Prince and Princesses collection, distressed the edges added some ink and stitching.



This little cutie is called Valentine Tilda and she is colored with copics

Skin: E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Hair: E57, E44, E43, E41
Red: E19, E07, R24, R21
Blue:  BG78, BG75, BG72, BG70  W5, W3
Arrows: E47, E57, E44, E43, E41, W5, W3



Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts, I used 3 dies from the latest collection 
of Doohickey Club set#3
The hearts is wood witch I glued a key and added some Gesso and paint



The tag is also from Doohickey club kit#3, then I stamped the sentiment from Magnolia that comes with Valentine Tilda.



Lots of lace, some cheesecloth and the die is Marianne Creatables along with Spellbinders classic circles


Entering my card
Sketchy Colors - Turquoise/Red
Ribbon girls Magnolia only - Seeing spots
Magnolia Forever - Blue
Magnolia-licious Challenge - Love is in the air
Creative Card Crew - Shabby Chic
Creative Inspiration - Pretty pearls
Stamp and Create with Magnolia - Show some love
Allsorts Challenge - Lace and pearls
Lovely Hanglar or Sweet Magnolia - Spots or stripes

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day
Louise

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Shabby Chic for Simply Magnolia

Good day everyone

Our first challenge of the year at Simply Magnolia, our theme is 
Vintage / Shabby Chic



For my Dt card, I went along with some Shabby Chic.  For the shape I used Go Kreate Frilly #5 and my papers are Maja design called Vintage Frost basic.  I inked the edges with Walnut Stain and added a touch of white Gesso.



My images are Winter Skate Tilda and a bench.  Colored with Copics
Skin: E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Hair: E57, E35, E33, E50
Scarf/Hat: BV17, BV13, BV02, BV0000
Sweater/Skates: C3, C1, C00
Pants: C7, C5, C3, C1, C00
Bench: E47, E57, E35, E33,  E50



The skates are Sizzix Movers and Shapers on chipboard, painted with White, brown ans silver stain
I like the added little pompoms to the laces.


Flowers are WOC and stems from Live and Love Crafts.


2 layers of lace some ribbon and pearls 

Entering my card
Live and Love Crafts - Winter Sports
Paradise of Magnolia - Winter
Everybody Art - Bingo (Lace, Doily, Flower)
Stampartic - Winter
Crafty Creations - Brrrrr the blues
Craft 4 Eternity - Blue Tones

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day
Louise

Saturday, January 3, 2015

Happy New Year........

Happy New Year everyone

Our first challenge of the year at Tilda's Town and our theme is Happy Everything


For my DT creation, I went along with a clean and simple card 
celebrating Happy New Year.  I used white card stock, heat embossed the edges
 with Rangers liquid platinum.  I also heat embossed using the Magnolia stamp 
called Shooting Stars from the You're so special collection.


My celebration scene includes Edwin with derby hat, Napoleon the Cat, Sneaky Tilda, Tilda with Cozy Heart and Tilda with Heart socks.  All colored with copics

Black: W9,W7,W5,W3
Red: E19, E07, R24, R21
Green : BG99, BG96, BG93, BG90
Brown : E47, E44, E43, E42, E40
Pink: R85, R83, R81, RV0000
Grey: W5, W3, W1, W00

Hair: 
Edwin with Derby hat; E47, E57, E50
Sneaky Tilda; E35, E33, E53, E50
Tilda with Cozy heart; E49, E47, E27, E50
Tilda with heart socks; E47, E57, E53, E50



Join us for a chance to win a $10 Gift Certificate to Tilda's Town online Magnolia Store.


Tilda's Town is a most magical shop specializing in Magnolia Stamps & Cutting dies. We carry over 1,400 stamps in stock at all times & over 4,000 dies from all your favorite brands. We offer very competitive shipping rates and we ship worldwide. Visit us at Tilda's Town and live the magic.

Entering the following challenges
Divas by design - Anything goes
4 Crafty Chicks - Celebration
Simply Create too - Lets Celebrate
My Time to Craft - All things new
Sweet Stamping - New (New Year)
Paradise of Stamps - New Year
Magnolia Forever - Happy New Year
Magnolia Mania - Happy New Year

I also wanted to mention that I was very happy and honored to see my blog mentioned in the Passion Cartes Créatives Magazine, so cool



Thanks for stopping by and have a great day
Louise

Monday, December 22, 2014

Anything goes at Simply Magnolia

Good day everyone,

My last card of the year, 
and it's for our mid-way reminder at Simply Magnolia, our theme is Anything goes
and you have until the 10th of January to enter


A little break from Christmas cards, I created a card for a Baby Girl. 
Papers are Pion called Sweet Baby.  Doily is CheeryLynn English Tea Party
I also sprayed the card with Perfect pearls to add shine and sparkle


My images is Magnolia Delivery from Heaven and colored with copics. 
 I also added some Shabby white embossing around the image.

Stork: E81, W00, R20, Y26, Y21, YR30
Pink: R32, R21, R01, R000


Flowers are WOC and the pink Poppies I purchased ate Live and Love crafts
 along with the pink flower spray.


I added Doohickey's heart shape tag with a cute little charm


Other die used is Marianne Creatable Petra large oval

Entering my card
Magnolia-Licious Challenge - Anything goes
Totally Tilda and Friends - Anything Goes
Midweek Magnolia - Anything Goes
MDUC - Anything goes
Stamp and create with Magnolia - Anything goes

Merry Christmas and Happy New Years

Thanks for stopping by and see you all in the New Year
Louise

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Celebrate Christmas

Good day everyone,

We have a new challenge at Tilda's Town starting today,
 our theme is Celebrate Christmas


I created a Christmas card with non-traditional colors using Maja design papers called Frosted Vintage basic. Added some cheese cloth and stitching.


This is Little Cute Tilda masked with Wrapped Presents from the So Jolly Collection
colored with Copics

Skin; E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Hair: E57, E47, E53, E50
Pink: RV95, RV93, RV91, RV00, RV0000
Grey: W3, W1, W00
String on gift : E35, E31, E30, W00


Here I used some silver thread, white cord and ribbon for the bow, added some bells and a cute little stocking charm.  I used a die from The Doohickey club on white card stock and for the silver its done using Silver Dream Cosmic Shimmer Gilding flakes. 


Other Doohickey dies are the little rocking horse and tree from the club Kit#2, also added some Silver Dream Gilding Flakes and pearls.



Join us for a chance to win a $10 Gift Certificate to Tilda's Town online Magnolia Store.



Tilda's Town is a most magical shop specializing in Magnolia Stamps & Cutting dies. We carry over 1,400 stamps in stock at all times & over 4,000 dies from all your favorite brands. We offer very competitive shipping rates and we ship worldwide. Visit us at Tilda's Town and live the magic.

Entering my card
In the Pink - Die cuts - Punches
MDUC - Tic Tac Toe (Masking, Jingle Bells, Doohickey dies)
Midweek Magnolia - 2 Stamps or more
Magnolia Mania - Anything Goes

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day
Louise

Sunday, November 30, 2014

Cool Santa Vintage style

Good day everyone,

New challenge at Simply Magnolia stating today, we would like to see some Vintage


For my papers I used Maja called Vintage Winter, so love this paper pack.  
Then I distressed the edges and added some Gesso and Snow-tex for added texture.  
Also added some stitching, lace and ribbon.


Pulled out an older stamp, this is Cool Santa from the 2010 Merry Little Christmas Collection 
and he is colored with Copics

Skin: E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Grey: W5, W3, W1, W00
Brown: E47, E44, E43, E42, E41, E40


Dies cuts used are all of Magnolia Doohickey Kit #2, added a few WOC flowers. I double the stocking and added a little tissue paper 



and an inside view




Entering my card
The Ribbon Girl Magnolia Only - Christmas
Lovely hanglar or sweet Magnolia - Use a diecut
Crafty card maker - Distress it
Winter Wonderland - Dies or punches
Chocolate coffee and cards - Use a charm
Stampartic - Christmas
Creative Romance - Something old (Stamp)
Time for s Magnolia Christmas - non traditional color
Inspirational Challenge - Christmas + Twist (no red or green)

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day
Louise

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Christmas Carols

Good day everyone,

Time for a new challenge at Tilda's Town, our theme is Joys of the Season


The shape of my card is Go Kreate Frilly #7 
and papers are Maja called Vintage frost basics.
I added 3 die cuts from Marianne Creatables LR0327, love the snowflake in the set.  
I added Gesso and Snow-Tex on the edges of the papers.


The perfect pair for Christmas Caroling, I used Magnolia Singing Carols from the 2010 Merry Little Christmas Collection and masked Tilda with Trumpet from the new Waiting for Christmas Collection.

Skin: E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Hair: E57, E53, E50
Brown: E77, E74, E71, E70
Rose: RV99, RV95, RV93, RV91
White: W1, W00


Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts, I added small pine cones and cinnamon sticks



Join us for a chance to win a $10 Gift Certificate to Tilda's Town online Magnolia Store.



Tilda's Town is a most magical shop specializing in Magnolia Stamps & Cutting dies. We carry over 1,400 stamps in stock at all times & over 4,000 dies from all your favorite brands. We offer very competitive shipping rates and we ship worldwide. Visit us at Tilda's Town and live the magic.


Entering my card
Stamping Challenge - Christmas is coming
Deep Ocean - Shabby Chic
Crafting by Designs - Get ready for Christmas
Marvelous Magnolia - Anything goes Christmas
Crafty Catz - Winter Theme
Fussy and Fancy - Pairs (2 carolers)
Creative Romance - Something Old ( Singing Carols stamp)
Marianne's Design - Winter
Emerald fairies - Non traditional Christmas Colors

Thanks for stopping by and have a great weekend
Louise