Sunday, July 28, 2013

A Merry Little Christmas - Guest Designer for Simply Magnolia


Hello,

I hope everyone is having a great weekend. I am so excited that I was chosen to be guest designer for this challenge at Simply Magnolia. I colored my image with Copic Markers - skin E000, E00, R20; hair E25, E31, E50; dress, socks and ribbon R37, R39; holly leaves YG93, YG95, YG97. I added the polka dot with a very fine sharpie paint marker. For the berries I used a red smooch.



Below are some closer view of this sweet Tilda.






Here are the goodies I used:
Magnolia Stamps: Holly Tilda (Sweet Christmas Dreams Collection), Sentiment
Copic Markers
Cryogen, Magnolia, Martha Stewart and Memory Box Paper
Cheese Cloth
Ribbon, Trim, Bling
Frantage, Smooch, Fine Glitter
Flowers 
Cherry Lynn Die - Fence
Magnolia Doohickey Dies - Paris Night, So Wrapped Tilda Lace TagTag
Memory Box- Holly Vine and Snow Border


I am entering my card in the following challenge:
Divas by Design - Anything Goes
Magnolia Licious - Tuesday Challenge -Anything Goes!
Lovely hAnglar or Sweet Magnolia - Challenge 74 - Bingo (Dies, Doily, Flowers)
Totally Gorgeous - Challenge #194 - Christmas in July
Hiding in my Craftroom #108 - Christmas in July
Magnolia Down Under - Camila H's Choice - Your Favourite Things (Frantage, Dies, Flower and Bling)

24 comments:

  1. Hi Karen

    Your card is simply adorbale...your colouring of Tilda is wonderful and i love all the sweet details :0)))

    Have a nice week ;0)

    Hugs Nicole

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  2. How pretty Karen - I need to start thinking about Christmas Cards!
    sandy

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  3. Wow my friend this is just amazing work!!!! I love the little fence and the gorgeous colors!!!!! Way to go on a spectacular creation!!!!!!

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  4. Gorgeous card Karen. Congrats on being guest designer..Loz

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  5. How Christmassy and how lovely. Beautiful design and colouring and a great addition to our line up at Diva's this week, Jx

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  6. WOW....Karen, this is priceless! Such a gorgeous Christmas creation....love the way you used that MB snow die in the background! A lovely Tilda, colored to perfection!

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  7. Oh Karen, this is gorgeous. I love that rich red colour--it's stunning. And that red rose is fabulous--really stands out. Love the design with all those gorgeous details. Love this sweet Tilda--fabulously coloured. Love the polka dot design.
    Thanks for sharing this with us at the Magnolia-licious Challenge.
    Hugs,
    Norma

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  8. Another gorgeous card!! COngrats on guest designing!!

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  9. Tilda is sooo pretty here! Great card. TFS.
    Caryl

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  10. Karen this is gorgeous!!! I love that red dress with the polka dots!!!!! Such a gorgeous card!!!! :) Nancee

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  11. Love your precious Tilda covered in snow. Gorgeous card.

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  12. Love it cute image and love your coloring!

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  13. So Beautiful and merry for Christmas! I love her dress, she is so pretty. Great dies and embellishing. Congrats on GD for Simply Magnolia, enjoy!! Your card is fabulous.
    Hugs Kelly

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  14. Gosh I love her dress! Thanks for playing at Divas by Design hugs Rebekah xx

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  15. oh my ... your Christmas card was so very beautiful!!
    Thank you so much for having fun with us together at MDUC this week.
    Hugs, Yulis

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  16. Me again! lol Thanks for stopping by my blog...the shower was great and I posted a few shower photos on my blog if you want to take a peek. : )

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  17. What a fun Christmas card! It is so pretty! I love all the design elements you've included.Thank you for joining the Anything Goes Challenge at Magnolia-licious!

    XO,
    Chris

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  18. Adorable card, Karen. I love what you did to Tilda's dress.
    Hugz,
    Cathy Lee

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  19. One of my most favorite Maggies!!!! I love her in red, you've done such a beautiful job on this card!! So festive!
    Teri

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  20. wow! your card is just stunning! I love your coloring so much!

    Thank you for joining us at Totally Gorjuss!
    Hugs,
    Marie XX
    http://thejoyofcards.blogspot.com

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  21. wowwww what a great card and I love everything about it!! Thanks for joining our LHOSM Bingo Challenge! Hugs, Chantal

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  22. This is gorgeous, I love all the pretty die cuts, just beautiful
    Hugs Julie P

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  23. Thank you want to be in this week's challenge with your beautiful cards.
    Lovely lovely colors ... beautifully decorated and painted.
    Wish you good luck <3
    Hugs Camilla <3

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