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Saturday, 5 June 2010

In the Pink with Tilda

Hi all,
What a lovely couple of days we have had weather wise - I'm sure it won't last!  How do I know - well because my OH and me are going away for a few days on Monday so it's bound to rain, rain, rain.  Hey ho - such is life!
Just thought I would show you this little card I made using a Tilda with flowers image that my bestest ever crafting buddy Ali aka Dragonlady sent me some time ago.  I thought it was about time I used it so here she is:
I coloured the image with watercolour pencils and promarkers and then cut it out and placed it on to a die cut circle which I backed onto a pink die cut scalloped circle (both from my good friend Susie at Die Cut Dreams).  I added liquid pearls around the edge of the scalloped circle in pink and cream. 
I used the sketch from Friday Sketchers and I have shown this below:
I used green DP for the background and two different pink DP and layered the pink DP onto green card.  I added ribbon to the two squares and ribbon and a bow to the rectangle.  I also added a pink bow with a small pink flower (which I won in a candy recently) and secured it all with two pink nob pins.  I then stuck it to the card with silicone glue.
I'm quite pleased with how this turned out and I have decided I definitely need to get me some Tilda stamps!
The challenges I am entering with this card are:
Craftycardmakers - Least and Most (favourite colours - I used pink as my favourite and green as my least favourite although I don't really dislike any colour that strongly)
Charisma Cardz - Flowers
Craftalicious Challenges - Anything Goes
Creative Card Crew - Pink and Green
Creative Craft Challenge - Ribbons and Bows
Delightful sketches and challenges - use texture (used my liquid pearls for this)
Friday sketchers - sketch
Quirky Crafts - Girly Girl
Whoopsie Daisy - Ribbons and Bows
Hope you all like my card, please leave me a comment and tell me what you think - they really mean alot.

24 comments:

  1. Your card is absolutely beutiful! Love your colouring :)

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  2. Really lovely Dawn, and so pretty too, thanks for joining us at Delightful Sketches.
    xx

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  3. Beautiful card i loove this little image and your fab detail.
    Thankyou for joining us at whoopsiDaisy challenge
    luv
    linniexxx

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  4. Fabulous card! I love your pink Tilda and the flower and bow! Thank you for joining Quirky Craft's 'Girlie' Challenge, hope to see you next time too!
    (Lyn)

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  5. Hi Dawn

    Love the flowers, love the colours and I love the bow in the top corner. I like the pink pins too. I like the stripes on the background paper. And I like the flower in the corner.
    Thank you for all your lovely comments on my blog.

    Hugs Doubletrouble XxxX

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  6. Hi hun

    You have coloured her beautifully, great Dps too - love it.

    Hugs Ali x

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  7. A cute and pretty card. Thanks for joining the June WhoopsiDaisy Challenge.

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  8. Hey Dawn, gorgeous card hun, I love the little Tilda and your colouring is beautiful
    hugs Mandy xx

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  9. Awww wow this is so pretty!

    Thank you for joining us at Charisma this week - good luck!

    Leanne xx

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  10. its really pretty, love that bow, i can never make mine look so nice, gorjuss image as well thanks for playin with us at crafty cardmakers xx

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  11. Gorgeous card. The Tilda is lovely :-)
    Thanks for joining us over at our first challenge at Craftalicious. Hope to see you next time
    Hugs
    Tasha
    xxxxxx

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  12. Just love, how cute are her jeans lol. Thanks for sharing at WhoopsiDaisy this month.
    Pinky

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  13. Love this card...beautiful colouring, Good luck at Crafty Cardmakers XX

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  14. Wow Dawn this is absolutley gorgeous lovely colouring
    Wendi x

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  15. Very pretty card i love the layout. Thank you for joining us for our first challenge at Craftalicious. luv gina xx

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  16. P.S Thanks so much for playing in our first challenge at Craftalicious
    hugs Mandy xx

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  17. Dawn, your card is gorgeous I love it! Awesome job!
    Thanks for joining us at the Whoopsi Diasy challenge this month. Hope to see you again next month.
    Hugs, Rleen

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  18. Really pretty card, thanks for playing along at Charisma this week

    Jan xx

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  19. Dawn this is totally gorgeous wonderful papers and design love the bows and one great image thank you for sharing it with us at Whoopsie Daisy
    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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  20. So cute! Thanks for playing along at Delightful sketches

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  21. Dawn, your card is gorgeous, just love the layout and of course the Tilda.

    Thanks for joining us on our very first challenge at Craftalicious.

    Hugs Tracy x

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  22. And I loved this card I'm looking at it stood on my desk now its so pretty and really made me feel better thank you sweeties
    You are a gem
    Hugs Susie xx

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  23. A really beautiful card. How have you managed not to buy loads of Tildas? LOL
    Jack (Crafty Cardmakers)

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Have a lovely day!
Hugs
Dawn xx