Tuesday, March 20, 2012

A Special Thank You



Happy Tuesday,

Well our weather is holding steady; we could possibly hit 80 degrees on Thursday. My husband and I actually ate outside for dinner tonight. So totally not a March activity in the North East.

I made this card for a special teacher. She was kind enough to let me come and observe her room. And then ask a lot of questions. She teaches pre k. The kids were very cute. It was a fun morning. I had a lot of fun making this card!

Here is what I used:
Magnolia Stamp- Study Tilda with glasses
Copic Markers
Silver Glitter Pen
Gold Spica Pen
Tim Holtz Muse Token - Knowledge
Red & White Twine
Jolees Embellishments
Small envelope
White Glitter
Paper from my stash
Walnut Stain Distress Ink

Here is a close up of Tilda:



Tilda was colored with Copic Markers. I used the silver glitter pen for the frames on her glasses. I put some white glitter on her wings to give her a little glam. All the edges of the paper were inked with the Walnut Stain Distress Ink. I popped Tilda and the preschool chalk board with tape. You are able to remove the alphabet stack from the small envelope. I added a few embellies to the inside of the card too.



Here is the inside of the card:



I am entering this card in the Magnolia-Licious Highlites-"Moves & Grooves"


Let me know what you think! Thanks so much.

14 comments:

  1. OMG frist of all I adore the doggies, love the Maggie stamp and you pieced it too I love to paper piece,I too have been happly married for 32 yrs. wow time realy flys.I feel you have a very good chance with the card you made it's beautiful inside and out. Let me know how it turns out. wish you the best
    Hgs Margie

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  2. Just as cute as it can be Karen - "my journal" and that little black board. Tilda looks fantastic!
    Sandy

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  3. Karen, this is just too cute! Love your paper-piecing, the teeny-tiny journal and the chalkboard! Wonderfully adorable card!

    Hugs,
    Cami

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  4. Karen, your Tilda card is super cute. Love all the little details and they look fun and awesome :o)
    Hugs,
    Cabio

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  5. What a lovely thought, I'm sure that she'll be thrilled, Just lovely
    Hugs Julie P

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  6. So adorable, I love the school embellishments with her, they sure made the card come together perfectly.

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  7. This is so very cute, I love the design and that sweet Tilda. Fabulous card Karen.
    Hugs
    Suzi x

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  8. Oh how cute, Karen! Your really put a lot of fun pre-K things onto this card. Love the little Journal with the pull out tag and the chalk board! So delightful! I'm sure she will be thrilled to get this card...hugs...Barb <><

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  9. I LOVE this card! Perfect for the teacher.

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  10. What a cute card. I am sure Teach is going to love this one. hugs Sharon

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  11. Cute card! I love all the details you added...the teacher will love this and appreciate this! Great card :)

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  12. Everything is just beautiful Karin.The colorcombo you have used is awesomee I think the will love this card. xxxSylvia

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  13. Oh my this is soooo adorable!!!! Love the color combo and your coloring!!!!! Perfect for a teacher!!!! Wow!!!!

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