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Friday, October 10, 2008

Claudia's Sketch - my Tilda Card

Edited to add.. This card is now available as a Class Kit, please click here for more information.

I was visiting Claudia's blog today as I do every single morning, she made this gorgeous card with one of the new stamps from Magnolia's Fall release and has also posted a sketch. I already knew which stamps I was going to use to make a card today and already picked the papers, and thought that Claudia's design would be perfect for my card. I had to rotate the sketch a little bit to fit my card better. Love, love, love how this one has turned out!!!

This card measures 6" x 6".




I combined stamps from different Magnolia collections on this card. The Luggage stamp is from the newer Travel collection, and Flower Jeans Tilda and Rufus are from the older ones.

I stamped suitcases on brown Bazzill cardstock with orange peel texture because it has kind of like leathery look to me. I then colored it with Copic Markers and added some detail with Gold Zig Painty. I also used Gold Zig Painty to add "stitching" to the ribbon.

Tilda was colored with Copic Markers and then cut out. Her blouse and the cuffs on the jeans are paper pieced with the background paper.

Rufus was colored with Copic Markers, cut out and placed inside of the card.

Printed paper is from Cosmo Cricket. The greeting is by Hero Arts.

All the supplies used on this card ( stamps, Copic markers and the paper) are available at Cranberry Hill Mercantile. Cranberry Hill Mercantile is not an online store, but you can place your order over the phone at 408-736-9151 and it will be shipped right to your door.

:) Irina

6 comments:

Claudia Rosa said...

ohhh irina.. thank you for using my sketch :-)
i loove your card. fabulous papers and Tildas blouse paper pieced is a wonderful idea.

hugs
claudi

Monica said...

Gorgeous! I love how she turned out! Your work is amazing!! You inspire me!
Thanks for sharing with us!

marsha said...

Irina, this is a beautiful card! I love how you combined stamps from different collections. Your work is inspiring. Thank you for sharing this.

Blessings,
Marsha

Anonymous said...

This is a precious card. I love the colors and paper you used. I love Tilda on the suitcases and of course I love Rufus.........:)

Hugs,

Sylvia

Susan said...

Irina, this card is adorable--great job. Will we be making this card at Cranberry Hill? I sure do hope so.

michvan said...

Hi Irina,
Really wonderful! Love what you do with the Tilda stamps--always amazing!

Hugs,
Michelle