Wednesday, August 8

Totally Tilda - Dt call

Hello my dears,   Oh boy!! I have agonised over this card for two days now!!!!  I've coloured 5 images, chosen 3,000 papers and a multitude of embellishments -  you should see my craft room - it's bedlam. lol

The agony is over, this is the card I've created to enter the fabulous DT call over at Totally Tilda.  Susie is looking for 8 new Designer so I'm crossing my fingers, toes and eyes !!! well maybe not my eyes.  If you love your Tilda's then why not pop over to the blog and take a peek at the details.  You know what they say!!! If you're not in it then you can't win it.  Good luck to everyone.

I have jotted down a list of the ingredients at the bottom of my post just in case you like something you see and want to purchase it. I'll link them up to suppliers if possible.

Challenges Entered:

No Matter Which Challenge:  This is the Debut on the new challenge site for lets ink it up -  Anything Goes is the theme and they are having a wonderful celebratory Blog Hop too.

Bearly Mine Challenge:  Have the theme of  Sparkle and Shine this week.

Papertake Weekly Challenge:  Have the theme of Anything Goes this week.

Thank you for popping in to visit, I hope you enjoyed your stay, please come back and see me soon.


card base: Core'dinations
DP: Inkidoo Forever Collection
Image: Tilda with a gift from you - Bunny Zoe's Crafts 
Medium:  Copics & Derwent coloursoft pencils with sansodor
Nesti: standard square
Spellbinder: Creative book pages for sentiment - foliage leaves
Magnolia Doohickey - vintage tag and large leaf swirl
small bird cage: from the wedding collection at hobbycrafts
Sentiment: Whimsy Stamps
Butterfly: Prima coloured with copics to add a touch of blue
Extras Used: Tim Holtz old paper distress ink - DecoArt Glamour Dust. small charm from stash.
Vintage web ribbon:


  1. Good luck Suzi, your card is out of this world gorgeous. love the sweet pastel colors, the wonderful embellies, and this very pretty paper with butterflies. just Awesome! have a nice day.

  2. Hi Suzi!
    your card is adorable. I love the soft coloring and the little birdcage. I love the sentiment too
    Hugs maz

  3. Gorgeous card Suzi. Love the image, pretty papers and fab layout. Good luck in your quest to join the Magnolias DT.
    Caz x

  4. Oh wow your card is superb, so sweet, superb design ! Good luck :-))

  5. As always a fantastic work of art Susie I really love ALL your work you're a very talented lady
    Thank you for entering our DT call at the Totally Tilda challenge
    Hugs Susie Sugar xxx

  6. Oh Suzi, you'd be brilliant!! This is just a small sample of your fabulous talent and I wish you all the luck in the world! How lucky were you on this colour choice, they are just your colours!! Everything crossed for you m'dear! xx

  7. This is really awesome, your colouring and details as ever...wishing you good luck and I think they should be lucky having you in their team!
    xxx Margreet

  8. Hi Suzi wow love this soft looking colour combo so gentle gorgeous design & the bird cage is so delicate very pretty, clever ways to show your pics.. lovely work

    thanks for sharing good luck in the TT DT call

    smiles Christine TT DT..x

  9. Suzi this is gorgeously creative. Loving the colours and design.   Hop on over to Doing Life and stand a chance to win some lovely digi stamps. Hugs Desíre Doing Life Digistamps4Joy DT Member Tammys Scrapin Corner DT Member

  10. I love, love this Suzi!!! Good luck in the dt call, your work is amazing!! : )

  11. What a wonderful card Suzi.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  12. So beautiuful, Suzi! love your gorgeous design and coloring! Good luck in the DT call- they would be lucky to have you:)
    Hugs, Elizabeth xx

  13. Beautiful card Suzi, your creations are always wonderful, they would be lucky to have you
    Hugs Julie P

  14. This is beautiful, Suzi! You work is always stunning! Good luck in the DT call!

  15. Your card is so sweet and pretty and I love the birds on the bird cage. I hope we both win the DT call as it would be awesome to work with you! Good luck to you.

  16. beautiful :) Glad to know that I am not the only one who spends much time agonizing over her card especially when compared to such a professional as yourself !!!! You always do lovely work and are an inspiration to many. GOOD LUCK :)

  17. So lovely, Suzi. You captured the flower color theme perfectly. Your Tilda is adorable. Good luck, my dear.
    Cathy Lee

  18. Gorgeous card, love the colours and all the pretty details. Thanks for joining us at NMW Challenges
    Claire xx

  19. so stunning suzi.gorgeous pretty details and sweet tilda :D

    xx coops xx

  20. Good luck. I would pick you in a heartbeat, I love your cards. Really pieces of ART.

  21. Hi Suzi,
    Hope you are well hunni?
    Awww this is so gorgeous, as always. Loving your flowers and that gorgeous butterfly.
    Thanks for entering it into our DT call at Totally Tilda.
    Good Luck
    Dawn (TT DT) xx

  22. Good luck on the design team call! Your card is certainly up to par.

  23. Oh wow Suzi that's lovely. Gorgeous colours, papers and embellishments. Your Tilda is stunning. Jenny x

  24. Your card is gorgeous! I love the soft colors and all your sweet embellishments....


  25. Oh this is so lush. I just love all the elements, so soft and delicate.

    I know what what you mean about agonising, I was totally the same over my entry too!

    I think yours is a winner :-) Jen x

  26. Gorgeous card the soft feel of it and all the embellishments. Good Luck!!!


  27. Wow, love the flowers, So totally cute and Tilda is colored fantastic. Great card design.
    Blessings Doreen

  28. Wow Suzi, this is soooo pretty, Tilda looks just gorgeous and your attention to detail is fab. Thanks for playing along in our first challenge at NMW Challenges, good luck and hope you come back for our next challenge. Hugz Suzanne (PS Good luck in the DT Call)

  29. Your cards are such an inspiration. I love them all. Good luck with the dt call. As great as your work is I don't think you will need it. You would be awesome on the dt team.


  30. Absolutely gorgeous Suzi!! I think you'll have no trouble making the DT your work is amazing!!Thanks for joining us at BMC

  31. Beautiful take on the photo inspiration Suzi!
    Adorable Tilda creating!

  32. Beautiful card and colouring work. Adorable image. Thank you for sharing and joining in at NMWCT. Good luck on the DT call. Hugs, Velma

  33. Your Tilda is absolutely adorable!! Woth the mess in your craft room :) Thanks for sharing in No Matter Which’s *Anything Goes* challenge and good luck on the DT call !


    Tammy, NMWC DT at Créations LaDiva :) xx

  34. Oh, this is just so pretty! It reflects what I feel you must be like as a person - sweet, feminine, soft. Your work is always perfect. I just love the beauty of this card, Suzi!

    Chris Christensen


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