Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Tilda in Yellow

It has been so long since I've had a chance to play with my Magnolia's, so I dug out one of my favorites, Tilda With Small Gift, and got to 'work'.  If only all work was this much fun!

I've paired her up with a sentiment from Lili of the Valley's Dreamy Days Sentiments set, and some Magnolia Doohickey flowers topped with Wild Orchid flowers.

Copic colours:
Skin - E000, 00, 93, chalk blush
Hair, shoes, tag - N1, 3, 5, 7
Dress, socks, gift - Y32, 35, 38
Shadow - N0, 1, 3, Y32, 35

This is probably only my second attempt at black hair, isn't that shameful?  I need to experiment more.

7 Kids Challenge Blog - Circles
Magnolia-licious Challenge - Black + White + Yellow
Sketch Saturday - sketch
Just Magnolia - lace
Bunny Zoe's Crafts - lace
Copic Creations - Yellow
Stamp Something - Anything Goes (need to do hop!)
A Spoon Full of Sugar - Anything Goes
Shabby Tea Room - Monochromatic
Make It Colourful - Dotty backgrounds

Don't forget to enter my birthday candy while you're here!  Thanks so much for stopping by!



Amanda R said...

Fabulous coloring Christine and I especially like the layering of the Magnolia die and the flowers. Very pretty!

Danni said...

Very sweet! Really like the yellow!

Fiona said...

fabulous christine...love Tilda in yellow...fab sentiment too.

BTW...tell me how to add the watermark signature...I bought a custom one from whimsy but I can't get it to work.


Card Crazy said...

Well, Christine, there is work and then there is WORK. You have definitely WORKED to make this fun, adorable card!
Sue S.

Chris said...

I have missed you, Christine! Welcome back! Your card is just too precious! I love your flowers and the yellow is just so sunny and warm.

Happy 29 again from one May baby to another!

Chris Christensen

Barb Hardeman said...

Precious card Christine! Love the dots you used to shade Tilda - it's so pretty!

Rene said...

This is ADORABLE! So bright and cheery and wonderful!!!
Rene :D

Aussie Loz said...

oh this is so pretty! i love that tilda and the yellow looks gorgeous ♥

cabio's craft corner said...

Pretty & adorable card. Those cute yellow flowers around this card is sweet on this Tilda. Thank you so much for joining us at Magnolia-licious Challenge and love to see you joining us again :o)

Tammy G said...

WOW.. the yellow and black look GREAT together... your coloring on the hair is amazing..

paola said...

Another little masterpiece Christine, love that shadow that you have given your image and those doohickey flowers with the gypsophylla flowers are beautiful!

Cami said...

Oh my what a sweet and pretty card this is! Love this Tilda and you can use her for so many occasions. The yellow is so soft and pretty as well as the punched flowers! Beautiful card!
Hugs, Cami

Margaret said...

love the shadow you have put around Tilda and the yellow very summery.

sara said...

she looks so pretty in yellow gorgeous card christine
hugs sara x x

Iulia said...

Hi Christine! Your card is adorable! Love this Tilda and your layout and coloring are just beautiful!
Hugs, Iulia

cathylynn said...

What a BEAUTY!!! I love everything about this card and great colors too!
Hugs, Cathy-Lynn

Tracy V. said...

Great Card, Christine!! I think your attempt at Black hair was spot on! Thanks for playing with us at Magnolia-licious Challenge Blog!

Tracy Valure

Debbie said...

So sweet ... I adore that soft yellow palette! Thanks for joining us in the Tea Room this week :)

Louise said...

Beautiful card, the yellow is fantastic

Chris (catt871) said...

GORGEOUS!!! I love the colours, Tilda looks great in yellow!!!

Jenny said...

Very sweet card. The yellow looks fabulous. Hugs Jenny B

alina said...

very pretty card, Christine, beautifully coloured!
hugs, Alina

Norma said...

Christine, another gorgeous card. Love that shade of yellow to go with the B&W--looks gorgeous together. Cute Tildamy fave, can't go wrong with it..LOL. Sweet Tilda fabulousely coloured as usually. Love the clean look of your card. Beautiful flowers.
Thanks for coming over to play with us at the Magnolia-licious Challenge.

Pam Sparks said...

a sweetie Christine! a bit of Tilda sunshine on a Summer day! totally charming and so delightfully colored and created!

Meesh said...

I love that you used yellow! Tilda is colored beautifully and the dotted background looks great!! Wonderful job!

Christina C. said...

Oh my goodness, Christine, this is such a sweet card....Tilda is colored magnificently and showcased to perfection!
Stunning work!

Wishcraft said...

Beautiful card. This Tilda is very sweet and your colouring looks fab. Love the yellow - so pretty :o) Lisa x

Kim said...

Beautiful Card!! Love the yellow and you colored it perfectly. TFS!!

Bente said...

Such a cute card, lovely colors and details!
Thanks for joining us at Sketch Saturday this week.
Hugs, Bente

Angela said...

Gorgeous card, Christine! This sweet Tilda is pretty in yellow! Beautiful coloring! Thanks for sharing with us this week at the Magnolia-licious Challenge blog. hugs, Angela

Pattie said...

Ooh Christine! So pretty! So glad you could join us this week in the Tea Room too!

Scrubbybubbles(sue) said...

What a beautiful card christine! I love these colors together and you did a beautiful job with little tilda. TFS!

Cricket said...

What a beautiful, cheerful card.

Rose said...

Christine, your Tilda looks stunning in her yellows on this beautiful card. I love those Doohickey flowers too! So glad to see your entry at Copic Creations. ~ Rose

Linda said...

Wow absolutely beautiful!!!! Tilda looks so cute all in yellow!!! You did a fabulous job!!!!

Crafteezee said...

Gorgeous in yellow, love your dotty background. Thanks for joining us at Make It Colourful. Hugs Tracy x

Wendy Ramlakhan said...

You are WAY to hard on yourself. The second I saw this card my first thought was "WOW!!! The hair looks AWESOME!!"

Lisa said...

So pretty! Thanks for joining us at 7 Kids Challenge!

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