Tuesday, 20 May 2014

Cute Card and Annual Leave

Morning I am officially on annual leave as of today for one week...yipeeeee!...so to celebrate we have a new card...it's not made using watercolours' for a change...athough I do have quite a few still to post I am now at day 9 of the course...and stll very much enjoying it. I havent coloured a Tilda stamp in ages...so this cute Tilda stamp caught my eye and was begging to stamped and coloured...I do love the sweet bows in her curly hair. Sorry about the quality of the photos taken last night.

"best friends"

close up 

products I used
White base card
Lilac green and white cardstock layering and die cuts
Papers-floral-Riverbank Revels sorry not sure where spotty paper came from  
Banner die,stamp used from magazine freebie Fancy Border edge die
Tilda -Ribbon Hair stamp coloured Promarkers /Copics , gel pen used on cheeks,
purple glitter on rose as I didn't like the pen colour I initially used !
From Stash
Best friend stamp- magazine freebie
Lilac organza and satin ribbon 
Mulberry and satin ribbon roses

I have lots planned for this week, alhough I am not expecting this wonderful sunny weather we have had the last few days to last...but not to worry, I will still enjoy it...we are off to London for a three days on Thursday including Chelsea Flower Show on Friday which was a Christmas pressie from hubby...I am really looking forward to that.I hope you have good week whatever you are up too and a big thank you for visiting...crafty hugs Andrea X

I would like to take part in the following challenges-


  1. This is a gorgeous card Andrea, I love your pretty papers and colour combination.
    I hope you have a fabulous week and enjoy your trip to London and the Chelsea Flower Show, it sounds wonderful.

  2. ah Andrea.. I love this card.. you know have two images of Tilda and although coloured or played with them they never have made it no a card yet.. one day!! sigh we don that dont we??
    Have great rime at Chelsea flower show would love to come, too (sigh) :D but enjoy it all for me, love Shaz in Oz.x

  3. Absolutely beautiful card Andrea, I love the image and gorgeous details. Thank you so much for joining us at Allsorts for our Purple Passion challenge x

  4. Thanks for sharing your lovely card for Cheerful Stamp Pad challenge 86: a bouquet of flowers', Hazel, DT - hope to see you again soon x

  5. Superb card !
    Thanks for joining us at the Paper Creator challenge !

  6. Hi Andrea,
    so cute image, fab colouring and so lovely card.
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts, good luck;-))m

  7. Fabulous card, enjoy your break and Chelsea flower show visit ( sooo jealous),thanks for playing along at Paper Creator, good luck, hugs, Colette xx

  8. A beautiful card love the colours you have chosen. Thank you for joining our challenge this week at Artistic Inspirations.
    Good luck
    Fiona dt. x


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