Sunday, 19 April 2009

Just Magnolia challenge #1 & CCT #56

I am so excited about this post as it is my entry to the first ever Magnolia only challenge, if you have been following my blog you will have probably noticed that I am a big fan of Magnolia stamps (funny as i never liked them to begin with) so this challenge blog is the best news ever. The design team are fantastic, nearly all my favourites in 1 place!!!

Anyway, the first challenge was a sketch by Donalda, I love Donalda's sketches and this one is amazing. I have got to say I am really please with how this card came out, the colour scheme was dictated by my new prima hydrangeas i got from Stampaholics in Perth, Scotland (fab shop) and whilst I was there I picked up a Basic Grey Wisteria paper pad which co-ordinates perfectly with them. You can then always rely on Stampin Up to have a cardstock in the right colour, with matching ribbon and ink, how did I ever live without stampin up!!!).

I am also entering my prize blooms into the cute card Thursday challenge which is a flower theme (my second entry)





Card Recipe:

  • Stamp: Tilda with Lamb
  • Sentiment: from Very Versatile by Stampin Up (mini catalogue)
  • Cardstock: Stampin up Elegant Eggplant
  • Ribbon: Stampin Up grosgrain 1/4" Elegant Eggplant
  • DP: Basic Grey Wisteria
  • Accesories: Prima Hydrangea's decorated with crystal stickers pearles
  • Tools: nestie dies for layering
  • Colouring medium: Letraset Promarkers, white ink essentials pen to highlight

Thank you for visiting my blog, please leave a comment as you pass through as I love reading them.

Sarah


13 comments:

  1. Totally gorgeous Sarah, you really are so talented.

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  2. Totally love your beautiful card!Thanks for joining us at Just Magnolia!
    hugs kim x

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  3. a very lovely card!

    hugs
    alexandra

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  4. Beautiful card!
    Many thanks for joining in the CCT challenge! Have a great day!
    Debx

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  5. Oh what a beautiful card hun! Love the image and coloured so well!
    Hugs Tab xxx

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  6. this is beautiful. Thank you for joining us at just magnolia. hugs rachxx

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  7. What a beautiful card, such pretty papers and colours. Thanks so much for joining us at Just Magnolia x

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  8. Thanks for joining us this week with such a lovely card, the colourng, papers and images are just perfect
    Hugs Jacqui x

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  9. Gorgeous card Sarah, I love the fab papers you used and the way you coloured the beautiful Tilda image.

    Thank you for joining us at Just Magnolia this week,

    xx Naoual

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  10. Pretty card, love that cute image :o)

    Hugs
    Tracey
    x

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  11. I love your card. The colors are amazing and your coloring of the image is great.

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  12. very pretty, love those papers.
    poppy

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  13. BEAUTIFUL! Its absolutely gorgeous love the papers flowers and ribbon. The image is so cute too
    love tasha xx

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