Tuesday, 7 September 2010

Tilda in Pink

Just thought my computer was sorted out and I could start catching up yet again, when suddenly everything went 'dead' on me. We had five power cuts this morning, not lasting long, but each time we got power back I had to wait for the internet to re-connect, then open it up and start all over, grrrrrrrrrr!!! Apparently some power house had a fire or explosion causing the problem. 
You know the children's game where you bash something on the head, then another pops up, then another, faster and faster - I feel like I'm playing that game at the moment. Bash one problem and another one 'pops' up. 

The upside to this is, less time on the computer = more time crafting. This card is for 
DCD Christmas Club - Christmas Tilda in Pink
I followed Sketch and Stash's sketch, my new stash is the unused Christmas sentiment from Amy R for CC Designs.
Pocketful of Posies this week is Floral Fantasy - I have flowery snowflake, if they don't count, just delete me!!

Tilda is coloured with Copics, her dress Tiara and shoes stickled with Crystal stickles, and the edges inked with Victorian Velvet. The papers are Basic Grey's Indian Summer, the border cut with an MS Punch and the swirly leaf things with a Marianne creatable. I cut the snowflakes with the Spellbinders Create a Flake 1 die and glittered them with Jones Tones Prismatico cystals (trying saying that when you've had a few). The flower centers are some I managed to buy locally (about all I have managed to buy hereabouts). The sentiment (Amy R stamps by CC Designs) is cut with Spellbinders oval nesties.

Right off to do some more commenting whilst the going is good.


Marley said...

Beautiful card Heather! I love how you colored Tilda and the flowers are gorgeous!! xx Marley

Kim Piggott said...

Oh wow Heather this is so very beautiful!
kim x

Christine said...

Hi Heather gosh your having some probs at mo....poor you...love this sweet Princess Tilda gorgeous colours I like the shadow round the image great..beautiful S/flakes & flowers.

smiles Christine xx

Renkata said...

She is gorgeous, Heather.
very beautifly coloured.

Cathy said...

Simply beautiful Heather ... I adore the colours nad the snowflake and flowers are gorgeous.
Thank you for joining in the Sketch and Stash.
Cathy xx

Karen said...

Oooooh Heather, this is gorgeous, I love it! Thanks for joining us at DCD Christmas Club.

Pink Gem Design Team said...

Hi Heather,
Wow another stunner...I love it....The snowflakes with the flowers are gorgeous...I know what you mean about sorting one problem and another rears it's head...Bet you can't guess who spent yesterday trying to catch up with their DT cards only to be interupted for a couple of hours, yep me...when I went back to finish my cards my mind was else where and I ended up making a card only to find I hadn't even followed the sketch so had to start all over again....arrrr...Hope life gets easier for you not so many problems....
Mandy xx

Danni said...

This is so gorgeous! Wow, truly stunning!

Solange Barreto. Lange said...

Very, very beautiful !!!! lovely !!!

Beate said...

Heather, your card is gorgeous. Beautiful coloring and I love those flowers. Sorry about your connection problems. I hate when that happens.
Hugs and smiles

Lori said...

Oh wow Heather this is such a beautiful Christmas card, really really elegant and gorgeous, thanks for joining us at the DCD Christmas Challenge!

paola said...

Another little masterpiece Heather, i love those floral snowflakes, Perfect!

Lynne said...

Oh My what beautiful colouring!!! Such a pretty card :o) thanks for joining us at DCD Christmas Club xx Lynne xx

Sol said...

This is so cute! Love that it is glowing around her! Great Colours and the flowers are lovely! :)

Tracy said...

Totally gorgeous.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Paula said...

... love your new card, Heather.
Cute image.

In this moment I drink a cup of hot chocolate.

Enjoy your day.
Hugs and kisses Paula

Carol said...

Oooo Heather your work is always stunning Sweetie and this card is no exception!! Luv it! Sorry to hear you're having such a headache with all the power cuts, it must be so frustrating! Hopefully tomorrow will be a better day. Lotsa luv xxxx

Squirrel said...

So very rich and luxurious! Your colour choice is delicious.
Rosey x

little angel said...

so pretty!!

angelwhispers said...

Love it Heather it's adorable and such gorgeous colours!!

The snowflake flowers are a beautiful touch and look fab. Love Chanelle xx

Sue said...

Hi Heather,sorry you are having so many problems.Love the colours and lovely Tilda you have used on this gorgeous card.
Hugs Sue

Moni said...

Hi Heather, fab card, love the colour combo. And Tilda is gorgeous. Love LO and the design! Hugs;moni

Riet said...

So beautiful card Heather,I love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers and the details.

Hugs Riet.xx

chrissy xx said...

Oh! This is Gorgeous. I LOve your snowflakes. Thank you for joining us at Die Cut Dreams Christmas Challenge!

Paula said...

Tilda's tiara is amazing & I love the rest of the colouring of her. The layering of the papers is ever so interesting & I'm starting to think outside some of my preconceived ideas about what works & what doesn't so a thank you for that. Love those flowers & the combination of the snowflakes with them as well as the swirls. I'm learning so much from your designs & am very thankful for all your encouragement.
Much love
Paula (PEP)

Michele said...

Oh such a gorgeous card Heather!!!. Hugs Michele x

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Heather :-) everything is beautiful and perfect :-)

thanks for joining us on the Sketch and Stash Challenge :-)
Lols x x x

Sandra1968 said...

This card is a real beauty!
And good luck with the power cuts.
Hugs, Sandra

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