Thursday, May 5

Tilda with roses for Mum




Hello my dears, well as predicted the rain is falling again here in Scotland,  but I don't mind so much as the garden needed a good soaking. lol.  so long as it doesn't continue over the weekend.

I've made this card for a few challenges and taken elements from each one. Tilda is coloured with pro markers and derwent water colour pencils. I 've double layered her and distressed the edges with TH distress wheel and inks. I added a little glitter to her head band.  The full recipe is below this post if you would like to look at the other items used. I have machine stitched the papers to the card.

These are the challenges that inspired my card.

Magnolia-Licious Highlites: I followed the fab sketch by Suzanne J Dean
Party Time Tuesday:  Have the theme of Mothers Day
Tip Top Tuesday:  Have an Open theme this week
Make it Monday:  Would love to see your creations
Let's Ink it Up:  Have asked us to Embellish it. (no digi's allowed)
Delightful Challenge:  Would like to see Mother/Special Lady this week
Aud Sentiments: Would love to see a Mothers Day project
Craft us Crazy:  Would love to see Mothers Day and/or Flowers
Stamptacular Sunday:  Mums the word this week.




Recipe:
DP: My Minds Eye - Oh la la series
Image: Tilda with flowers
Medium: Pro markers & Derwent water colour pencils
Flowers & metal corner: Wild Orchid Crafts
Leaves, chalked and distressed ink applied: from Spellbinder Foliage die
Lace, local haberdashery store
lace doily: Sentimentsforyou store
Sentiment: Rub on from basic grey

27 comments:

  1. So very pretty! You did a beautiful job! : )

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  2. Hi Suzi, THis is very stunning!! The colors are so pretty and I love all of the details you have used with the stetch.
    hugs, Janiel

    oh yea, thank you for joining us this month at Magnolia-Licious Highlites challenge blog.

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  3. Very very pretty!!!! Love that little Tilda (and yet I don't own her...how sad!) :D
    Rene

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  4. Wonderful Tilda image and beautiful card!!
    Sandy

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  5. It's lovely, Suzi. I love the colors and the warm feel of the card. What a sweet Mother's Day card.

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  6. Wowzers Suzi this is absolutely beautiful!! I love the colors and the embellishments are perfect! Hugs, Rosie

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  7. Gorgeous card, beautiful colours and I love the embellies! Thanks for joining us at LIIU and good luck
    Claire xx

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  8. Wow Suzi this is absolutely stunning what a wonderful design and Tilda looks so beautiful your mum will love it.
    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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  9. This is absolutely beautiful, Suzi. Such a precious Tilda, colored to perfection! So many stunning details to admire. Love, love it!

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  10. What a lovely card. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

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  11. very, very, pretty....

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  12. Beautifully done--I love this image and perfect for a mom's day card. Great job with the sketch and love all the lovely elements you've added. Thanks for joining in with us at Magnolia-licious Highlites!

    hugz,
    Suzanne

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  13. Hello Suzi.Stunning creation .Love the corner embellishment , the flowers ,The lacey middle strip and the superbly coloured image .Thanks for sharing and linking to Make it Monday .

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  14. Gorgeous card Suzi, so pretty and beautifully embellished
    Clairex

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  15. Another absolute beauty, Suzi! I love the bright colors, especially the reds! And that floral lace is sensational! The metal corner is wonderful too!

    Hope you have a great weekend!

    Linda

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  16. Absolutely Beautiful. Love your coloring. And the combination with the papers is gorgeous.
    I like your flowerlace. Thank you so much for joining us at Stamptacular Sunday Challenge this week. Hugs Marianne

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  17. whata sweet card . Love that cute Tilda image
    Thanks for linking up to make it monday
    Lisa
    Don't forget......... if you leave a comment on another entry, mention that you saw their card on "Make It Monday" for a chance at second prize. The more entries you comment on the more chance you have of winning second prize

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  18. Wow! This is just beautiful. Your colors and coloring are wonderful and I love all of you details from the flowers to the glitter. Beautiful!. Thanks for sharing with us this week at Stamptacular Sunday Challenges.
    Jo xx

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  19. Oh my goodness this is beautiful, the colours and the flowers are all so gorgeous
    love tasha xx

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  20. Hi Suzi I am back to thank you for joining us at Aud Sentiments, and I enjoyed having a second look at this little beauty.
    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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  21. Gorgeous card and lovely doily background :o)
    Hugs,
    Cabio

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  22. What a gorgeous card, Suzi! Love the red papers and this Tilda is perfect for a Mother's Day card! Great work!
    Hugs, Iulia

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  23. Really cute card and those flowers are yummi too! thanks for joining us on the Top Tip Tuesday Challenge, hugs Samantha :0)

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  24. This is so pretty! Beautifully coloured too. Thanks for joining us at LIIU x

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  25. What a beautiful mother's day card.

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  26. Beautiful card - those flowers are gorgeous! Thanks for joining the Party this week and I hope to see more cards from you soon!

    Patchi
    PTT-DT

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  27. Beautiful, Suzi! Love your coloring and great use of embellishments on the sketch!
    Thanks for joining in the sketch challenge!
    Cheryl

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Thank you so much for taking the time to visit and leave me some love, I may not be able to thank you all personally but it means the world to me reading your lovely comments.
Suzi xx