Wednesday, 26 September 2012

Midweek Magnolias #30 - Distressed


Our theme over at Midweek Magnolias this week is "Distressed"

Here's my card:

I used Editor Tilda for this one.  I bought her a while ago, but this is the first time I've used her.
I coloured her using my Copic Markers - Here's a close-up:

I'm going to enter this card into the following challenges:

Creative Craft Challenges 2 - Anything Goes
Die Cut Divas - TIC TAC TOE (I used the line Shabby Chic / Lace / Buttons)
Bunny Zoe Crafts - Distressing
Lovely hAngler or Sweet Magnolia - Anything Goes
One Stitch at a Time - Bingo (I used the line Ribbon / Embossing / Buttons)
Totally Tilda Challenge - Bingo (I used the line Lace / Dry Embossing / Flowers)
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes


Image - Magnolia's Editor Tilda
Stamping Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black
Distress Ink - Antique Linen
Dies - Nesties Large Squares and Labels 12.  Tim Holtz Weathered Clock
Buttons, Flowers, Ribbon and Lace - From my stash
Papers - K & Company
Card - From my stash

So hop on over to the Midweek Magnolias Challenge Blog and check out what the rest of the Design Team have created - you'll find plenty of inspiration for our challenge.

Thanks for stopping by today.  Hope you like it.



Cathy Lee said...

Tilda looks fabulous, Penni. I love the gorgeous papers and that clock die cut. Your sentiment says it all.
Cathy Lee

Jenny said...

Love this Penni, Such lush papers, great layout :) Jen x

Paula said...

She's adorable (and I don't think I've ever seen this Tilda!). The coloring and the colors are great, wonderful card.

Teresa said...

Stunning card Penni, love the colours on this one and such a cute Tilda too. xxx

Becky said...

Penni, this is such a fun card,
I love the colours, and your colouring is lovely
Hugs Bex xx

Josephine said...

So sweet - love the flower arrangement.

Thanks for joining our bingo at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck!

..Karen said...

Very pretty! : )

Gerda said...

What a beautiful card!! I love the colors you used!!
Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

Nicola said...

Wow, what a gorgeous card Penni with such a sweet Tilda and an inspiring design!
Thanks for playing Bingo with us at Totally Tilda and good luck!
Hugs Nicola xxx

Susan Dube said...

Very sweet! Love the distressed edges and inks around the elements.

Paper Tails said...

I love the colors and the use of the clock! Great design.


Christina C. said...

Beautiful!!!!!!!!!!! Tilda is colored to perfection!

Susan Martin said...

This is a fantastic card! I love your colors! Those buttons are great!Love the distressing too! Love everything LOL Thanks for playing Bingo! with us at One Stitch At A Time!! Good luck! And I hope to see you again next week!!

- Susan, DT @ OSAAT

Grenouille Greetings said...

Lovely colour choices and pretty papers. Lots of lovely layers with this cute and prettily coloured Tilda. Hugs, Lesley

Kelly Neis said...

Your card is wonderful and she is so sweet reading her book. I love the die cut and the DP is so pretty. I also love the placement of your embellishments, they enhanced Tilda nicely. Very nice card Penni.

Creative M said...

A Fabulous and Fun card!!
Thanks for joining us at DCD this week.

Riadesign said...

Hoi Lovely Hanglar or Sweet Magnolia lover
What A great card you have made Lovely colors and a sweet image! Thanks you for joining us at the Lovely Hanglar or Sweet Magnolia challenge blog hope to see you next time
hugs Ria

Elle said...

I love your card. Very well put together.

Lizzy said...

Such a pretty Tilda you used on this beautiful card.. very unusual colour combo but they are gorgeous together ..Thanks for joining us at Totally Tilda for our BINGO challenge..good luck!

xx Hugs Lizzy & TT team

Norma said...

Beautiful card, Penni. Gorgeous DP's--love the colour scheme. You've coloured this adorable Tilda beautifully. Terrific job in putting this card together. Love it.

Eva Gro said...

Beautiful card! Love your choice in colors!

Thank you for entering our challenge over at OSAAT
Good luck in the draw! – Hope to see you again next week!

Eva`s Scraproom
DT Member at OSAAT Challenge blog

Suzi said...

Hiya Penni, so sorry I'm late with my comment hon (I've had the Grandchildren for a couple of day) your card is as always a delight. Beautiful colour combo, layout and such a sweet Tilda.
Suzi x

cabio's craft corner said...

Fabulous card Penni. Love the pretty DP and the sweet design of this card :o)
Cabio said...

Stunning! I love this Tilda image and the colour combo, design and embellishments...everything! Thank you for joining us at OSAAT this week. Good luck. Hugs, Jill x

Chris said...

Great job, Penni! That Tilda is just wonderful as is the design of your card and the way you colored Tilda. Everything works so nicely together! Well done!

Chris Christensen

Alicia said...

I had not seen this image before she is so studious great embellishments really love the clock.

cathylynn said...

Wow this is one gorgeous card! Great colors and embellishments.
Hugs, Cathy-Lynn

cheiron said...

So pretty! Love the coloring. Thanks for playing along in the Anything Goes Challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

marion82 said...

very beautiful!!

Thanks for joining us at Creative Craft Challenges!!

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