2 April 2013

Tilda with Straw Hat

Hello everyone how are you all doing.  I nearly fainted this morning when I opened the curtains to blue sky and sunshine its still very cold but sunshine nonetheless so I'm not complaining.  In fact I apologise my photos seem a little on the dark side but I couldn't take them in the conservatory like I normally do as it was too bright!!!!
 
Anyway, I've gone back to my Magnolias for this one and did a bit of masking and picked out the yellows in my DPs for the colour combo.
 
Image:  Magnolia 'Tilda with Straw Hat' & 'stone path'
Medium:  copics/promarkers
Papers:  First Edition 'Blank Canvas'
Dies:  Memory Box 'puffy clouds', Spellbinders 'labels 22'
Flower:  Cherry blossom from WOC
  
Another piccie to show you the side view.  The semi circle of hearts behind the top layer of papers is not a punch it is in fact a cupcake wrap.  I bought a pack of 20 from Hobbycraft a while back as I liked the filigree hearts.
 
 
Lastly a close up of the images.  I'm fairly happy with how they've turned out and with hindsight I should have added some clouds in but this is something I need to practice so is on my 'have a go' list.
 
Copics used
Dress:  Y21, YR23 + vanilla promarker
Hat/socks:  BG11, BG13, BG15
Flowers/ribbon:  R000, R14, R32
Hair/shoes:  E50, E53, E57
Pebbles:  W1, W3, W5, W7, E47, E49
 
Challenges I would like to enter:-
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Okay time for me to dash we've just come back from seeing The Croods at the cinema and it was great the funniest film I've seen in a while but now they want food so I'm off to do tea.  I hope you all had an enjoyable Easter.
 
Enjoy the short week folks, take care
 
Ann-Marie
xxx
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

13 comments:

  1. Really lovely card Ann-Marie, a great scene you've created.. I love how you've coloured Tilda in, especially the pleats in the dress.
    Sarah xx :0)

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  2. Gorgeous card Ann-Marie. Love the image, beautiful spring-like colours and gorgeous embellishments.
    Hugs
    Caz x

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  3. Wonderful card, love the lacy hearts behind the circle. Great job. Thanks for joining us at SSW.
    Hugs, Heide SSW-DT

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  4. Gorgeous border scallop. I love your image and pastel color scheme. Thanks for joining us.
    Nancy SSW-DT

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  5. This is absolutely gorgeous and what a fabulous use of the doily with this sketch! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

    Peace & Luv,
    Jeannie

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  6. Gorgeous Ann-Marie love those colours
    jaqui x

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  7. Gorgeous and adorable.
    luv
    Debby

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  8. Absolutely gorgeous! Love the colors here - so sunny and happy. Your beautiful heart die cuts along the circle edge is a fabulous touch. I also love your creativity with the sentiment on the clouds. Thanks for sharing this lovely card with us at SSW!
    Sharon SSW DT

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  9. We've been to see The Croods today, we all loved it too :o)

    Your card is gorgeous! I love these colours together, so pretty and cheerful. Lovely image and the cupcake wrap looks fab too. Hugs, Lisa x

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  10. This is such a sweet card!

    Thanks for joining the Pretty Little Ribbon Shop challenge.

    Sarah x

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  11. thanks for joining in with the Ribbon Girl Magnolia Only challenge, Mary x

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  12. Wow!! Beautiful card!

    Luv Jane xx

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  13. Awesome project!! Thanks so much for sharing your wonderful talents with us at Papertake Weekly and hope you join us again soon!
    hugs, Sharon

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