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Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Peachy Tilda for GDT card for ABC Challenge

Happy May 1st everyone,


Very excited this is my first card as GDT for ABC Challenge and our theme is O for Orange.


We would like to see orange as the main focus on your design.  You can also use other colors but please make orange the standout.

Here's what I came up with for this challenge.  My papers are from My Minds eye called "On the bright side"
Around the card I used Martha Stewart Scroll Lace around the page punches.  Behind the flowers is a Cheery Lynn doily die called Kiwi.


For my images I used Peachy Tilda from the Yummy for my Tummy collection and Stone pathway from the Butterfly Dreams collection and colored with Copics.


Skin: E21, E00, E000, R20
Hair: E47, E57, E53
Dress and scarf: YR09, YR68, YR65, YR61
Peaches: YR02, YR00, YR31
Leafs: YG67, YG63, G20
Boots and basket: E47, E44, E43, E42
Stones: W5, W3, W1, W00

My flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts .  On the butterflies are used stardust stickles then covered with glossy accents.  Lace and pearls are from stock.



My tag is Magnolia Doohickey die and sentiment is from Studio G.  The peach is colored with copics then covered with Glossy Accents.

I am entering my card in the following challenges
Magnolia Mania - Bingo (Tilda, lace, distressing)
Midweek Magnolia - Open Theme
Simply Magnolia - Use 2 Stamps
Southern Girls - Get your Girly on
Fuzzy and Fancy - Punches and dies
Chocolate Coffee Card ; Bingo (Pearls, Punches, Flowers)
Craft your Passion - Lots of Texture
Oldie but a Goodie - Die cuts and punches (old item used Peachy Tilda)
Deep Ocean - Die cuts and punches 



Thanks for stopping by and have a great day

Louise

34 comments:

Catherine said...

Gorgeous card, Love all the orange touches and the pretty flowers.....

Dena said...

Louise, I LOVE this color!!! Wow! How very, very pretty!!! You did a wonderful job on this card, it is absolutely amazing!!!!!
Hugs, Dena

Karen said...

This is so pretty! I love it too! : )

RenateKreativ said...

Beautiful card, I like your design and flowers.
Hugs Renate

Brigitte said...

Bonjour Louise, je viens de découvrir ton blog, ta carte est magnifique! J'aime TOUT, tout est équilibré et si bien agencé! Tu as beaucoup de talent, Bravo!
Brigitte xx (une petite nouvelle du Québec dans le monde de Magnolia) juste au cas où tu voudrais me visiter http://prettycolors-brigitte.blogspot.ca/

marion said...

what a sweetie !! Love the flowers. Hugs, Marion

sara said...

beautiful card love the punched border thanks so much for joining us at deep ocean this week
hugs sara x x

Barb F said...

Gorgeous card!!! What pretty embellishments!!!

Sheryl said...

Gasp! This is simply gorgeous! I love the color and what you've done with the pretty pearls! Very lovely!
Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy for our Punches and Dies challenge!
Warmest Hugs, Sheryl

cathylynn said...

Gorgeous card Louise!! You did a wonderful job masking and I love those peaches on the stone pathway! Fabulous coloring and details too!
Hugs, Cathy-Lynn

Peggie said...

Great card. Love the lace and pearls.

Suzi said...

Beautiful card Louise, love the masking and your very pretty embellishments. Such a sweet Tilda too. So happy to be joining you at the ABC challenge.
Hugs
Suzi x

Danielle said...

Hello Louise, I just love those papers from MME. Your image is just wonderful, fabulous coloring. gorgeous lace too. and beautiful desing. Love the cluster. Aswesome. Hugs.

Barb Hardeman said...

Well congrats are in order my friend! So glad that we'll be designing together on the ABC Challenge Blog! Your card is gorgeous...beautiful use of the peaches! Fabulous coloring too, and, OMG, that Cheery Lynn Die is BEAUTIFUL! Such pretty details...awesome card...hugs...Barb <><

julieprice3 said...

Beautifully done Louise, Tat lace is just gorgeous! Love the peaches theme, so pretty. Great to have you with us at ABC
Hugs Julie P

Sandy said...

Congratulations on your DT spot and your card is out of this world gorgeous. So pretty with not only gorgeous design work but beautiful colors. Everything is wonderful!
sandy

Only By His Grace said...

An adorable card. I love the lace edging and the coloring is gorgeous.
Love the tag too and your lovely flower arrangement.
hugs Maz

Linda Palmer said...

Beautiful card. Love the orange dress and beautiful embellishments.

Leah (*BeeCherryLady*) said...

Welcome to ABC, Louise!
I am so tickled to have you with us for awhile and OMG...girl, I LOVE this card! Your coloring is beyond gorgeous and the little details...its also my first time seeing that MS border punch and they may be one of my favorites I have seen (gotta be on the lookout for that one for sure!)
Again, so gal to have you...look forward to seeing your projects!
Hugs, Leah

cabio's craft corner said...

wow, love the bright coloring on this card with the pretty lace edges. Beautiful details!!!
Hugs,
Cabio

Fluffles said...

What a beauty - love your peachy card it's fantastic. A lovely stamp choice, beautifully coloured & great use of punches & dies - Love it. Thank you so much for sharing with us at An Oldie But A Goodie this time, Jx

Cami said...

Louise, this card is beautiful! I love the punched border and the scene you created! Your coloring is fab and so is your floral arrangement. Congrats to you on your GDT with ABC Challenge!

Hugs,
Cami

Cinzia Gava said...

welcome to the ABC Challenge, it's great to have you in the team!!!!
this card is amazing...love the lace frame and the tag with that huge peach, cute!!!!
hugs

Country Mouse said...

Wow! This is just stunning!!!Wonderful card!!! Thank you for sharing with us at Craft Your Passion Challenges!
audrey
dt member!

Distressed Miss said...

Wow Loise this is simply stunning. Great to have you as part of the ABC team. I adore your layout and your colouring is beautiful.
Big Hugs
Clare
xx

Linda said...

Wow Louise such a stunning card and the colors are so vibrant!!!! Love the design too!!!! Wow Fabulous work as always!!!!!

inge said...

Congrats on your DT spot, your card is absolutely gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at Simply Magnolia.

XX Inge

syllie said...

Louise, this is absolutely beautiful. Your colorchoice and coloring for this card is just stunning. Also I love the tag with the peach, great detail.
xxxSylvia

Sassy Scrapper said...

OMG how beautiful you card is. I love this sweet image and how appropriate for the challenge and she's colored in so beautifully! I love the border and that lace is totally yummy. Great to be teamies with you for abc!!!!
Hugs Bonnie

Rene Sharp said...

What a gorgeous creation Louise, LOVE it!!! Thanks for playing along with us at Southern Girls Challenge. Smiles, Rene' :)

Tracy said...

I love your choice of image and the design and finishing touches, thanks for joining Oldie But A Goodie challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Tracy said...

Wonderful card and tag. Love your beautiful colouring and pretty embellishing. Great use of colours too, Thankyou for joining us at Simply Magnolia. Tracy xx

Paper Tails said...

Gorgeous card! Beautiful flowers & love what you did with the bling.

Karen

Francesca said...

Absolutely Beautiful

Thanks for joining us at Oldie but a goodie this fortnight and good luck!

Hugs
Francesca