Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Tilda In The Garden Birthday Card

We have another photo inspiration for you for this week's challenge at the Magnolia-licious Challenge blog. Here is our photo inspiration.


I love these colors. So I made a center step card using these colors.




This pretty Tilda is Tilda in Garden from Magnolia and my papers are from Prima Marketing called Annalee. I used the heart swirl doohickey die by Magnolia, a MS border punch and butterfly punch, and spellbinder die.  The rolled flower was made from an MFT die and I also used flowers from WOC.

I hope you can play along with us at the Magnolia-licious Challenge blog.You could win a fabulous gift certificate to Magnolia-licious. See you there and thanks for stopping by!

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Sweetie Tilda and Rufus

It's time for another fun challenge at the Magnolia-licious Challenge blog. Our color challenge this week  is the color PINK!  Here is the card I prepared for today:



I used several Magnolia images for this card. They are:

Sweetie Tilda
Rufus the Dog
Little Birds
Bumble bee
Picnic Quilt
Tree

I also used the following doohickey dies:

Heart Swirl
Swirl Butterfly
Old Swedish Lace

I love this new paper pack that I got as part of my DT packet from Magnolia. This collection has lots of pinks and pretty summer prints. Really gorgeous!

I enjoyed putting this scene together and look forward to lots of outdoor picnics this summer with my family and dog ;). Have a great day and thanks for stopping by!


Monday, June 13, 2011

The Official Magnolia Inspiration Challenge - TOMIC Challenge #2

It's time for another challenge at TOMIC.  As I told you last time, the DT has been split up into several groups and I'm in Group 1, so I get to play today.  We have a color challenge for you this week and the colors are PINK, BROWN, and WHITE.  Here is my card:

I love making these stair step cards. There's lots of room to add all kinds of details and dimension to your scenes.  I've been wanting to use these cute Magnolia elf images for a long time and I decided this was the time to use them even if it isn't Christmas.  They are meant to be Christmas elves but I changed them to be garden gnomes and paired them up with Make It Crafty's Mushroom house.  These 2 images are:  Sitting Alva and Alva With Flower from the Jingle Jangle Collection 2008. I thought I had Alf also in my collection but apparently I do not   :(    he would have made a nice addition to this scene.  I also used Magnolia's Big Daisy (Jingle Jangle collection), Hugo the Snail (Sweet Rainbow collection),  Mushroom with Snail (Sweet Rainbow collection), and Small Snail (from Fairytale collection).






I used several Doohickey dies on this card also. They are:  Heart Swirl, Leaf and Swirl die, and the Fence doohickey die.

I used the following copics to color this scene: R85, R83, R81, RV11, RV10, W3, W1, W00, C9, C3, C1, C00, E11, E02, E01, E00, E000, R20, E53, E51, E50, G99, YG97, YG95, YG93, G21, G20, E74, E71, E70, E35, YR23, Y23, Y21, Y000 - I think that's everything.

Well, that's it for now. Thanks for taking the time to visit my blog today and thank you so much for any comments you may leave, they are always appreciated! Have a great day!



Monday, June 6, 2011

The Official Magnolia Inspiration Challenge - TOMIC

Hello Everyone! Welcome to the first Official Magnolia Inspiration Challenge. I'm so excited about this new challenge blog and I am sure you will love all the inspiration you will get each week from this amazing team.  The DT has been split up into several groups and each week you will see a new group and their projects, but this week all the groups are playing as it is a special day.  It is Magnolia creator, Pauline's, birthday.  So we are all making her a birthday card.  Here is the stair step card I made for today:






As you can tell, I like bright and vibrant colors and I used alot of them on my card today.   I used several Magnolia images for this card. They are:

Tilda With Tag
Tilda With Balloon
Secret Tilda
Tilda With Wedding Gifts
Balloon Background




I hope you will play along with us this week. You could win a fabulous prize from Magnolia!  Remember the challenge for this week is Birthdays! Can't wait to see what you all create!

I hope you like my card today and can let me know what you think. I love reading your comments!  Thanks for stopping by today!  Have a great week!

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Another Wedding Cake w/Bride Tilda

Hello there! I had so much fun making my last "cake" that I had to make another.  For today's Wedding /Shower Cake, I used Bride Tilda from Magnolia.  I used a purple and white color scheme today.


My boxes are by Melissa Frances and I got them from Love To Stamp. Aren't they fun? You can do so many things with these boxes.  I used my spellbinder dies to create most of the flowers on this project. I also added several flowers from WOC. The butterflies were punched out using my Martha Stewart punch and then I covered them with stickles. The pearls and beads were from my stash.

The copic colors I used for this project are: C00, C1, C3, BV13, BV11, BV0000, G21, G20, YR23, Y23, Y21, Y000, E11, E00, E000, R20.

The Offical Magnolia Inspirations Challenge

So have you heard!?  The Magnolia Sweden Design Team have started a weekly challenge blog.  The design team has been split up into several groups and each week you will get to see a new group and their challenge cards/projects. The challenge blog is called The Official Magnolia Challenge blog or TOMIC. The first challenge will be on Monday 6th june with a secret prize coming directly from Magnolia!

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Thanks for stopping by! Hope you can leave a comment to let me know what you think of today's project. Have a great day!