Monday, 28 March 2011

Tilda in Blue - Just for the Fun of it.


Hi girls. Thank you for calling in on me. I hope you have had a restful weekend and that you are fit and ready for the week ahead. I know some of you have been a bit under the weather and I hope that you are all on the mend. Hopefully your visit here will bring a little sunshine and that you will find something you like.
This card was not made for any specific challenge. I was just playing around in the craftroom with some bits and pieces and this is the result. I quite enjoyed just playing about so I thought it would be worth sharing with you. The image is Magnolia's "Tilda with Lamb" and I have coloured her using my Copics. The papers are a mix of Stampin Up and downloads and I used dark blue Bazzil as a mount. I used a stencil to create the large backing circle and heat embossed using pale blue embossing powder. The flowers are punched out in dark and pale blue card and I have used liquid pearls from my stash.
I got a lot of pleasure out of making this and I hope you like it. It would be fantastic if you had time to leave a comment to let me know what you think of it. Constructive criticism is always useful.
I hope you have a successful day and that you manage to stay safe and healthy.


23 comments:

  1. Beautiful card Fiona, in my favourite colour too. Love that Tilda.
    Berni
    x

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  2. Oh this is just beautiful Fiona. The blues are so striking. Love the dp and Tilda is so adorable. I hope you're feeling a bit better as each day passes. Hugs xo Jackie

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  3. Beautiful card Fiona... Wow! I love it!!

    xoxo doris

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  4. Hi Fiona,
    Wow I wish when I just played I ended up with a card like this it's stunning...Love the pointed mat behind and your flowers as usual are gorgeous...Great work..
    Mandy x

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  5. Very beautiful card Fiona!
    greetings
    Monique

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  6. Looks like you enjoyed yourself with this one, its truly lovely hun!
    Hope you are well today?
    Hugs,
    Teri xx

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  7. Beautiful Fiona, this is gorgeous.
    Hugs Astrid

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  8. Oh this is fabulous, love the sweet image.
    luv
    Debby

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  9. gorgeous!! Loving that shade of blue and the flowers are just fab! Hugs Juls

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  10. wow this is gorgeous Fiona .. i just love the starburst background.
    Lisa x

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  11. Beautiful card Fiona. Perfect for a spring day :)

    Hope you are feeling much, much better.xx

    Thank you for your kind blog comments. Hugs, Gez.xx

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  12. Oh wow Fiona this is such a darling card!
    Beautiful work!
    hugs
    kim x

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  13. Just beautiful Fiona - loving the fresh blue and white tones. Hugs, Claire x

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  14. So beautiful card Fiona,I love the image and the colours.
    So gorgeous papers.

    Hugs Riet.xx

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  15. Hello Auntie
    another beautiful creation. Love the colours hope you have had a good day sending lots of love to you both
    Carol xx

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  16. A stunning card again, luv the colour,awesome colour work as always, gorgeous papers & design, hi William, sue,x

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  17. Such a beautyful card, love the clear blue colors :) Lovely :))
    Hugs Lill

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  18. Gorgeous card Fiona,such a cute Tilda and i love your colour scheme on this one!

    Pleased to see your crafting again and i hope you're feeling better.

    Take care
    San x

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  19. I love it Fiona, definitely cheered me up (my back pain is back again) the colours are just beautiful, like blue skies;) Hope you are doing ok.

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  20. oh wow gorgeous card Fiona, I have always loved this Tilda she is such a sweetie with the lamb isnt she...its nice sometimes just to create just for the love of it
    Mina xxx

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  21. WOW I love this,the colours and LO are BEAUTIFUL!!!
    Hugs xx

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  22. Wow!! I love the blues with the black it just pops!!. Fabulous work.
    xx Vee

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  23. I love the touches of black, it really makes the blue pop. Great layout.
    Linbyx

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Hi, Thank you for visiting my little blog. I really appreciate you taking the time to leave a comment. They are all so helpful,
Hugs,
Fiona x