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Sunday, July 5, 2009

Happy Bird-Day! aka Tilda with the Bird Cage

Finally I got a chance to make a card with the Tilda stamp from the new Pet Collection by Magnolia!! This stamp is called Tilda with Bird Cage, you can buy her and the other stamps in this collection here. The stamps in this collection are just so adorable!! Oh, and don't forget that with the purchase of two or more Tilda stamps your purchase ships FREE!!

This is one of the cards for my upcoming "Tilda - Pet Collection" card class at Cranberry Hill Mercantile. We will make two cards in this class (still working on the second one) plus we will make custom envelopes using the Enveloper. This class is scheduled for:

Thursday, July 30th, 11 am to 2:00 pm
Thursday, July 30th, 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Please bring foam tape (pop up dots) and your favorite adhesive to the class. All other supplies will be provided.

$30, 10 participants max

Class Kits are available until July 30thth, $35 each.

Please call Cranberry Hill Mercantile at 408-736-9151 to sign up for this class and/or purchase the Class Kit/s.


This card measures 6" x 6".





I used metallic cardstock for the card base. Designer paper is by My Minds Eye, it so gorgeous with all the embossed glitter over it!! Tilda was colored with Copic Markers and cut out with Nestabilites Label Four set. I wanted another layer of the metallic cardstock behind it, but this was the largest shape in the set.. so, I glued it to the cardstock and cut it out by hand.. I stamped the cage one more time and popped it on the foam tape for dimension.. Beautiful Borders on the sides of the card are from Cuttlebug. Ribbon from my stash.. Sentiment inside of the card is by A Muse.

Envelope was made out of Basic Grey paper and I used Enveloper to make it. I used Hero Arts background postage stamp on the corners of the envelope.

All of the supplies used to make this card are available for purchase at Cranberry Hill Mercantile. If you don't live in the area, you can place your order online (for some of the supplies, including Tilda stamps and the Enveloper) or call the store at 408-736-9151 during business hours to make your purchase.

Hugs!!
Irina

14 comments:

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Barb Hardeman said...

Your Tilda card is so precious. I love all the extra details you've added and the hand cut nestie shape! Wow!

Kerry D-C said...

Beautiful, Irina!!

Candy said...

Hi Irina,
Another most beautiful card!!! Love that you popped the bird cage up :o)
Hugs, Candy

Laurel said...

just adorable Irina! I love the beautiful borders used Tilda's colors are so soft. hugs

Nancy Cardin said...

That is so cute. Great colors. Thanks for sharing.

Nancy

Nicole said...

Oh STOP it! That card is just too CUTE!!! Really, you've outdone yourself again. Can't wait to see it in person tomorrow. :)

cabio's craft corner said...

This card is so stunning. Love the elegant colors scheme you used and the layout with the beautiful charm.
Hugs,
Cabio

fluwelenvoetjes said...

What a beautiful, romantic card you made! I just love the colors and the image.
xoxoxo Anita

Elena said...

Very beautiful card! I love the sparkles you added to Tilda's dress! The papers, layout are gorgeous! Love how you attached bow too!

Eulanda said...

Oooh LOVE that bow!! The card is gorgeous!

Katie said...

I love her!
And her little hairbow is so cute!
Wonderful coloring.

scrappyandpiggy said...

gorgeous card, I love the yellow around the Tilda image.

Summerthyme Studio said...

SHe is absolutely GORGEOUS!!!! Love it!

Vicki