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Tuesday, 19 April 2011

A Royal Wedding

Its a ROYAL WEDDING over at Crafty Cardmakers with the choice of using a red, white & blue theme OR a wedding theme or you can go the whole hog and do a red, white & blue wedding theme!
For this I used a Tilda stamp coloured with promarkers and derwent coloursoft pencil and went with the first option of the red, white & blue theme.
Papers are by Bearly Mine Designs and the blg blue flowers I just got from QVC outlet.  One of the ladies at the craft group in warrington I've just started had a pack on her table so Sarah hot footed it up to QVC to get us the last 2 bags lol!
I've used a couple of tiny butterfly punch outs, one is covering the mistake I made colouring the sleeve in blue when I wanted it white.  Got a bit stuck after I'd put the bottom flowers on and the image so thought "What would Tracy Payne do?" and thought of a swirl so I added that and another couple of flowers and its balanced out OK.  The swirl is a Tim Holtz elegant flourish die cut which I glittered with stickles also glittering the flowers.

So hope you can join in over at Crafty Cardmakers this fortnight for a Royal Wedding!

Would also like to enter into...

Stamp with Fun - Birthday
Just Magnolia - Happy Birthday
Paper romance - paper flowers


10 comments:

Donna Mosley said...

Stunning card Vix. Love the gorgeoes flowers and of course cute little Tilda.

Donna x

nessy said...

oh what a gorgeous card ~love the colour combo,works so well and such a sweet tilda!! love it!!
vanessa xx

Grenouille Greetings said...

Your Tilda is gorgeous! Fabulous colour work and really pretty design. I have just laid out some papers for a card in the diagonal and I was wondering what to do about the join in the middle. The lace border is perfect. Thank you for the inspiration! Hugs, Lesley

Jack said...

Fabulous card. And you haven't found someone else to stalk have you, LOL. xx

Nannieflash said...

Hi Vixy that is gorgeous I love the deep colouring and the papers. with hugs Shirleyxxxxx

Melly said...

Love this honey!
Wee Tilda looks so fab just in her wee denim outfit!
Love this!!
hugs melly xxx

Sue said...

Hi ya
a beautiful card, awesome colouring, pretty papers & embelies, lovely design, sue,x

Made by Mandy said...

You've rocked this colour combination. I really like the stamp with the big bunch of roses but would have to put a smile on her face......

Well done on you and Sarah blagging those flowers. I haven't been to the Shrewsbury outlet for years but have picked up some right bargains in the past.

Love Mandy xxx

gillyflower said...

great card vix (even though it's one of those faceless children again lol)love what you have done with it great use of the colours
gill xx

Lin said...

Beautiful vibrant colouring. Spot on with all those gorgeous flowers.

Lin xx