Thursday, 9 July 2009

Another post from me today

Another post from me today as I have made another card, this one is for 3 challenges. I have followed the beautiful sketch from Stampin for the weekend http://stampinfortheweekend.blogspot.com/ I am also entering this card into Just Magnolias challenge http://justmagnolia.blogspot.com/ where you have to use a Magnolia stamp and also for this week a metal embellishment charm. I have used a little metal dragonfly which I thought was really cute and went well with the rest of the card. I am also entering the challenge at Pollycraft http://pollycraftchallengeblog.blogspot.com/ where you had to add an arrow to your creation. I have added 2 little arrows to the bottom right hand corner, I ran them through the swiss dots cuttlebug embossing folder to give them some texture. The image has been coloured in with Promarkers, the sentiment is a rubber stamp from Cuddly Buddly, I have used my new Martha Stewart heart border punch along the top, this one seems to be working ok. I am still getting poor results with my scalloped one and think I may need to contact the company that I bought it from at the Newbury show. The backing papers are from the Daisy and Dandelion range A5 paper pad and the buttons are from Papermania. Thanks for looking x

14 comments:

  1. Such a beautiful colour combo Julie and your colouring of Tilda is fabulous. I am still waiting for my valentine punch to arrive and seeing the beautiful effect you have achieved is making me green with envy. Your papers are so pretty and your flowers are layered to perfection, love your leaves and wee charm.
    Thank you for joining us at "Stampin´for the Weekend" and we hope you continue to play along with us.
    Nicola -x-

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  2. Wow!
    Wonderful card!
    So love your gorgeous colours and your beautiful design and detail!
    So happy that you have joined us at Just Magnolia!
    hugs
    kim x

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  3. This is beautiful Julie, gorgeous choice of colours. Tilda looks so lovely the way you have coloured her. The MS punched border and the embossed strip looks so lovely, as do the flowers and the lil cute dragonfly charm. You have done a wonderful job using Donna's sketch and many thanks for playing along with this weeks challenge over at SFTW, good luck xx vicki xx

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  4. gorgeous card Julie so pretty, love your punched flowers and little dragonfly, this is one of my favourite Tildas...thanks for joining in with the Just Magnolia challenge
    Mina xxx

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  5. Very pretty card Julie in pink and green, love how you've positioned Tilda, and your flowers are so pretty, they look really good raised like that, and the papers are really pretty. too. YOu've done a lovely job using my sketch.
    Thank you for participating in the "Stampin' for the Weekend" challenge again this week.. Good luck and we hope you'll continue to join in on the challenges on a weekly basis. Have a great day.
    Donna xx

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  6. This is wonderful Julie:O) I love the colour combo. Tilda is stunning. Your colouring is gorgeous. The border is amazing, and i love the flowers. You have done a great take on Donna's sketch. Thank you for joining us at Stampin' for the weekend this week. Good luck!
    Nancy;O)

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  7. this is beautiful,gorgeous papers cute image and fabby colours:)

    thanks for joining us at pollycraft:)

    sue
    xx

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  8. Beautiful take on Donna's Sketch. Your little Tilda is beautifully coloured. I really like the flowers and the little pink buttons. Your papers are lovely.

    Thank you for playing along this week at "Stampin' for the Weekend'. We hope you had fun playing and that you join us again next week. Good Luck.

    Kimmi x

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  9. Beautiful card! I love the colours and the fabulous papers. Your Tilda is adorable and the flowers are gorgeous. I love the buttons, too. :)
    Thank you for joining us at SFTW and good luck! We hope you'll join us again next week. :)
    Vanja

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  10. Beautiful. Composition is perfect.

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  11. Wow, such a gorgeous card Julie!! Thanks so much for joining us this week x

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  12. This is such a lovely card I love all the little details you have added like the embossing in the corner and the little dragonfly is too cute. I aslo love the flowers round the circle and the way you have coloured this lovely little Tilda :)
    Thank you for joining us at stampin' for the weekend and good luck.

    X Amy X

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  13. such a sweet card Julie, hugs rachxx

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  14. Looks really gorgeous and so many challenges in one, love the arrows, thanks for joining us at Pollycraft this week, good luck hugs pops x

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