Tuesday, 1 February 2011

Tilda's Gift


Today I have a Christmas Card to show you - I'm determined to have enough this year !!!!

I used this lovely image called Tilda Unwrapping a Present from the Magnolia Jolly Snowy 2009 Collection.  

I coloured the image using my Copic Markers. 
Here's a close-up:

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:

Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes + Flowers
Top Tip Tuesday - Anything Girlie 
By The Cute and Girly - Red Is All Around Us


Image: Tilda Unwrapping a Present from Magnolia
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black and Ranger Distress Ink in Forest Moss
Colouring Medium: Copic Markers
Papers: Magnolia
Card: From my stash
Tools: Nesties Large Circles and Nesties Diamonds with Sizzix Big Shot.  Martha Stewart Branch Punch
Embellishments: Flowers and ribbon from my stash 

Thanks for stopping by today.  Hope you like it.



Louise said...

Gorgeous card Penni. Hope you're keeping well and well done for making a start on the Christmas cards!! xx

Card Crazy said...

Great coloring. The flower embellishment is especially pretty with the berries.
Sue S.

Elaine Stark said...

A lovely card. well done on getting ahead with your Christmas cards. Thanks for joining Top Tip Tuesday. Elaine

Rene said...

How pretty! I love those pins and flowers!
Rene :D

Rosie said...

Wow, this is stunning! I need to start Christmas now too so I can be ready! Love the colors...very rich & elegant.

Rach said...

wonderful penni, this is a brilliant image and so versatile, good for you getting your christmas cards started..xx

Leslie Avila said...

Love this card. Kind of get that vintage feel. Really cute.

Deeanna said...

Very pretty card. I love the colors.. Dee

Iulia said...

Lovely card! It makes me think of old time Christmas. Lovely!
Hugs, Iulia

KimberleyG said...

Very nice colours. I love the distressed look along the bottom. Very nice, Penni!

Nicole Aspinall said...

Christmas Already!!!?? LOL I love yur flower spray!

Karen said...

Good Luck with your Christmas cards, I think this is one of my favorites and definetly on my wish list...great job can't wait to see what else you have in store

Regina said...

Penni!!! I love your Christma´s card!!:)) The image is so cute, the colors are great and your coloring is amazing!!:))

Colleen said...

So cute! Thanks for playing along with us at CCAYR!

Jacee said...

Lovely colouring Penni and the flowers look fab.

Hugs Jacee

Candy said...

Hi Penni,
What excellent colouring of this adorable Tilda!
Love your papers and flower spray :o)
Hugs, Cancdy

Jean said...

Adorable Christmas card Penni, I need to do that too as I ordered so many Christmas cards and didn't use them, but I love your coloring of Tilda and your layout and papers.. Your flowers are great looking and placed beautifully...
Hugs, Jean

Ronda Archangelo said...

Cute card...good idea to get a head start of the Christmas cards. I'm always so far behind!

cabio's craft corner said...

Sweet and cheerful card. Great to see a Christmas card post since haven't see one for a while. Thanks for sharing :o)

Stressed Stamper said...

That is beautiful - love those flowers....I've done 1 this yr so far...need to get more organised.

Jennifer said...

Love the 'rich' DP's you have used for this beautiful card Penni. I love this Tilda :)
I have also started my Christmas collection and think if I do perhaps 3 a month I won't have so much to do at the last minute....lol

Crystal said...

This is soooo SWEET Penni, absolutely DARLING!

Kim Piggott said...

Penni such a beautiful card so sweet!
kim x

Flip-Flop Creations said...

Beautiful card Penni! ~jeni :)

Angie said...

Fab card love the image and the flower spray thanks for joining us at Papertake weekly
Angie x

Cordine said...

Gorgeous card!

Lisa Jane said...

Beautiful card - love the red with Green and Tilda looks so cute
Thanks for joining us at BTC&G this month
Lisa ;)

Maggie's Crafts said...

Great card!

Thank you for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday @ http://toptiptuesday.blogspot.com/ Please come back on Tuesday for another brilliant tip! :)



Sandy said...

Isn't that just the sweetest image! Good for you for getting an early start on your Christmas cards. Pretty card!

Pat said...

Beautiful card with lots of dimension! Thanks for joining us at CCAYR this month.

Pat :)