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Sunday, August 24, 2014

Some Vacation time for Simply Magnolia

Good Morning

New challenge starting today at Simply Magnolia, our theme is

Holiday / Travel

We want to see some creations based on holidays, vacation or travel


My papers are from Momenta, it's a 12 x 12 Travel paper pack,  love the texture of these papers.  I inked all the edges with Vintage and Walnut Stain distress inks.  I used Tim Holtz picture wheel on Kraft card stock, used distress inks and added some images from the paper stack.  The plane is a wooden veneer die-cut.


My images are Koala Tilda and Show the way sign stamps, colored with Copics

Skin: E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Hair: E59, E57, E53, E51
Hats/Boots: E47, E44, E43, E42, E41
Dress: BG99, BG96, BG93, BG91, Black prisma pensil
Koala: W9, W7, W5, W3, W1, W00, R20
Sign: E47, E57, E35, E53, E51, W3, W1, black prisma pencil


Flowers are from stock, suitcases are cut out from papers 
and the camera is Maya Road



Entering my card
Crazy Challenge - Cute little animal
MDUC - Shabby Chic
Divas by design - Pretty Pearls
Fussy and Fancy - Pets or Favorite animals
StampArtic - Colored Motif
Alphabet Challenge - N-Natural (wooden veneer plane)

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day
Louise

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Feel better soon....

Good day everyone

We have a new challenge today at Marvelous Magnolia and also a DT call, this challenge will run for 3 weeks and we have a pretty easy theme for you

Anything Goes


For my DT card I used papers from My Mind's Eye called On the bright side and distressed the edges and added Vintage photo and Walnut stain distress inks.


Stamps used are Here I'm Tilda from the new Lemonade collection along with the Old Window stamp, colored with copics.  I cut out the center and created a black board with black card stock.   The sentiment is from Hero Arts, and the swirl is Magnolia Summer Swirl stamp.  I stamped using white chalk ink then went over it with a white prismacolor pencil.

Skin: E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Hair: E49, E47, E44, E43, E41
Blue: BG18, BG11, BG10
Window: E47, E57, E35, E53, E51, W5, W3, W1


Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts, I added some white Gesso


Balloons are a Magnolia Stamp called Lovely Balloons, stamped on DP papers them I added some glossy accents and black thread.



Entering my card

Craft your Passion - Use at least 3 Patterned papers
Magnolia-licious - Anything Goes
Craft for Eternity - Something Old (stamp, papers)
Totally Tilda - Get Well Soon
Stamp and Create - Anything Goes
Crafting from the heart - Anything Goes

Thanks for stopping by, have a great day
Louise


Sunday, August 17, 2014

Fur or Feathers for Simply Magnolia

Happy Sunday Everyone

My DT card for our Mid-way reminder at Simply Magnolia, our theme is 

Fur or Feathers

You still have one week to join us in our challenge.  For my card I went with both fur and feathers.


For the card shape I used Go Kreate Frilly #10, papers are Prima Londonerry 6x6 collection paper stack.  I added some white Gesso to the papers and distressed the edges.


My stamps are Tilda with rose lace dress from the New Lemonade collection and Napoleon the Cat from the Animal of the Year collection colored with copics.  Dies used are Marianne Creatables LR0240 and Spellbinders Opulent Ovals.

Skin: E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Dress/Hat: B66, B63, B60, W1
Hair: E59, E57, E53, E51
Cat: C5, C3, C1, C00
Shadow : W5, W3, W1, W00


Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts then I added a bit of Gesso


I created the cute little bird nest using some cord and my glue gun, branch is Memory box die.


For the top corner, I used So Wrapped Lovely dookickey die, added a metal charm that I found at Michaels.  I also added white Gesso to the charm.



Entering my card
Magnolia-Licious - Anything Goes
MDUC - Shabby Chic
Divas by Design - So Charming
Southern Girls - Texture
Allsorts Challenge - Masking and/or Stenciling
Really Reasonable Ribbon - Pets and Ribbon theme
Magnolia Forever - Bling

Thanks for stopping by,
Louise

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Flowers on it, new challenge



Good day everyone,

It's been a little while since my last post, I was away on summer vacation.  Today I have a card to share with you for our challenge at Tilda's Town, our theme is an easy one

We want to see "Flowers on it"


For my card I used Pion papers and Kraft card stock.  I added some lace, cheesecloth and a paper doily.


For my image I used Summer Buzz Tilda from the New Pink Lemonade collection and colored with copics.  I heat embossed some shabby white Frantage around the image

Skin: E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Hair: E57, E53, E51
Pink: R32, R30, R000
Basket: E37, E33, E31
Yellow: Y21, Y26
Green: E67, E63, E61
Greys: W7, W5, W3, W1, W00


Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts, I added a film Strip from Tim Holtz and the little bees are from button galore.  The bees nest is a rusty metal shape painted with white gesso then sanded a bit.


A few more views







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
Crafty Creations - Flower Power
In the Pink - Anything goes
Crafty Girls - Anything Goes
Fussy and Fancy - Bingo (Flowers, lace, Frantage)
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - Summer colors
Everybody Art - Favorite stamps (Magnolia)
MDUC - Shabby Chic
Lovely Hanglar or Sweet Magnolia - Celebrate

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day
Louise

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Christmas in July

Good morning

My Dt card to share with you today is for our midway reminder at Simply Magnolia
our theme is Christmas in July

You still have one more week to enter our challenge


Papers are from Magnolia called Winter Wonderland in the snow, I created a Pop-Up Book card which I got the tutorial from Norma, you can find it here .  She has so many fabulous tutorials and they are very well done.  


Here's a look at the inside, I heat embossed the sentiment with silver,
 the stamp is from Magnolia 


My image is Frosty the Snowflake and he is colored with copics.  
I added some Clear Rock Candy dry glitter to his hat and used as snow.
Die used is Spellbinders Petite Oval and Opulent Ovals

Frosty: E81, W1, W00, BG0000, R20
Blues : B97, B95, B93, B91, B0000


Dies used are Marianne Creatables Christmas Tree, Poppystamp Berry Sprig (I added mini pearls to the tips for berries)  Joy Crafts Winter Wishes Snowflake Border and Snowflake


Snowflake is Spellbinders 2010 Snowflake pendant, 
Memory Box Linderman Snowflake and Joy Craft Winter Wishes Snowflake
Plus lots of Clear Rock Candy dry Glitter

Entering my card
Winter Wonderland : Blue Christmas
Magnolia-licious - Christmas in July
MDUC - Winter Wonderland
Divas by Design - Christmas in July
Sparkles Monthly - Christmas in July
Fan-Tastic Tuesdays - Anything Goes


This is my last post for a couple of weeks, taking a bit of time off for the summer, 
See you all Mid-August 
Bye for now
Louise




Saturday, July 19, 2014

Here comes the bride....

Good day everyone,

New challenge today at Tilda's Town, our theme is Use a Sketch.  
This can be a Sketch you make, a sketch from a challenge blog, anything...


For my card, I used a sketch from Sketchy Challenge 


Papers are from Fabscraps called Heritage Pink Floral and Heritage Script. 
 For the shape I used Go Kreate Frilly # 7


My image is Wedding Tilda colored with copics.  
I applied some stardust glitter to her bouquet and dress. 

Skin: E13, E11, E00, E000, R20
Hair: E29, E27, E25, E21
Pink: E89, E85, E81
White: E81, E00


Flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts


For the image I used Spellbinder Stately Circle die



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
Deep Ocean - Lots of layers
Charisma Cardz - Anything goes
Alphabet Challenge - L for Lace
Totally Gorjuss - Butterflies
Totally Tilda - Anything Goes
613 Avenue Create - Anything goes (shaped cards)
Indonesia Magnolia - Anything goes 
Magnolia Forever - Ribbon, lace and Pearls
ABC Challenge - P Pearls

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day
Louise

Thursday, July 10, 2014

It's Summer Time....

Good day,

Today we have a new challenge at Marvelous Magnolia, our theme is CAS or over the top!

For my DT card I went with CAS (clean and simple), this card was challenge for me because I cannot load it up with flowers Lol... But I really like the end result


I used papers from Docrafts called Ahoy There and the border is Martha Stewart Cherish punch around the page kit.


My images are Salute Tilda, Pier Background and the sentiment It's Summer Time.
Skin: E13, E11, E000, E00, R20
Hair: E47, E57, E51
Pier: E49, E57, E35, E53, E51, W5, W3, W1, W00
Blue: B99, B97, B95, B93, B91
Red: E19, E07, R24, R21
White: W1, W00


Just added a little twine, cotton trim and a few round shape rhinestones


I added some 3D pop dots to add a bit of dimension

Entering my card
Deep Ocean - Add a entiment
Midweek Magnolia - AG + Summer fun
Totally Tilda - Anything Goes
Lovely hanglar or Sweet magnolia - Summer fun
Magnolia Forever - Summer

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day
Louise