23 Mar 2015


 Good morning, it is chilly here in Gloucester but the sun is shining so it looks like it is going to be a nice day, a good one for drying the washing.
I have been enjoying seeing the wonderful Spring and Easter cards that are about at the moment so thought I would make a Spring time Tilda card.
I have been going through some of my stamps, again, and really felt the urge to start using my beloved Tilda stamps, I have loads and quite a few have yet to be opened, I just love to collect her, lol.
My choice was an older Tilda stamp that I have had for a long, long time, I coloured her with Graph It Markers and Copics, I actually stamped her with Versafine Black Onyx then embossed her with clear embossing powder, I have tried to take photos at different angles for you to see it but I am not sure it has worked, I also used the same technique on the Butterfly the embossing shows up better.
The papers are LOTV, I have added some flower pearls, stamped sentiment, die cut butterfly border and doily, I added flower stamens for the butterfly's antenna. 

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:
If you would like to see my Tilda card from yesterday please scroll down.
I would like to thank you for visiting my blog, if you have left me a comment I really appreciate it thank you.
see you soon
lorraine x


julie_woolston said...

Gorgeous Lorraine love your Tilda image , and all the fabulous elements .
Hugs Julie xxx

Deborah Artliff said...

Morning Lorraine what a stunning and colourful card I love the image and the design is wonderful

Debs xxx

Doreen said...

Gorgeous,fab image and details.xxx

Marjorie said...

Beautiful Spring card Lorraine, love the bright colours, and this little Tilda is a real cutie:)
Marjorie xx

brenda said...

As always a lovely creation Lorraine Chilly start had hard frost here as well, but sun's out now.

Have a good week.

B x

Christine Thomas said...

Gorgeous Lorraine have you noticed the new Tilda's are a lot smaller, have a good week.
Chris x

cotnob said...

This is a gorgeous card Lorraine, such lovely spring colours and fabulous design - your butterfly is beautiful, great idea to use the stamens as antenna.

Lisa J said...

Love this image and a very bright and cheerful Card. Well Done. Lisa x

Desire Fourie said...

Tilda is so cute dressed up with her little wings. Love the cheerful spring colours too.

Pamellia Johnson said...

Fabulous Lorraine! LOVE all of the fun spring colours and cheery patterns! Your sentiment is so cute and goes perfectly with that sweet image! hugs :)

aussie aNNie said...

Stunning Lorraine, love the fishtale tages on both sides of the sweet image, look like wings.xxx{The Journey is the Start – my personal blog}

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Lorraine, such a sweet image and pretty butterfly all coloured so beautifully. I love the papers and fabulous layout too.
hugs Sue xx

Rose said...

Beautiful card Lorraine love the image and colours a great design.
Rose xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

beautiful card Lorraine, I like the image the design and the embellishments
Kevin xx

Davi said...

Oh Lorraine is this the sweetest card! I love the colors and layers with the cutie! The die cut and colored butterfly are so perfect with him :) Have a great week my friend!!

Sue said...

This is really gorgeous Lorraine love all the bright colours..huggles Sue xxx

Conny G. said...

What a nice card! I love this Tilda!
Thanks for joining us at Fairytale Stampers!

Jacee said...

What a lovely bright and cheerful card Lorraine, so pretty, gorgeous design, fab papers, lovely!
hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design
Like your new look blog, fab.

MiamiKel said...

Oh my, what a breath of fresh Spring air this card is! So lively and vibrant! Your coloring is just amazing and this is a delight to behold ♥

andree said...

Hi Lorraine, this is such a gorgeous card, great colours and a really pretty butterfly. Andree (Guest Designer Butterfly Challenge #26)

dstandard said...

This is adorable and love the spring colors! Fabulous card!

Chrissy said...

Gorgeous Spring colours Lorraine and little Tilda is so pretty with her spotty wings.Love the butterfly and beautiful design.


Chris said...

So bright and beautiful and such a gorgeous design! Love it!

Debs said...

Beautiful card Lorraine - gorgeous colours and fabulous LO.
Debs xx

NancyD said...

Lorraine, you just keep turning out such goodies! Love the spring flare you have going on. It just makes me want spring to hurry up and change the weather. NancyD

Lau W said...

So fab card, love the colors, design and image !

Mrs A. said...

I love Tilda but only have one stamp of her. This one is a cutie. Great idea to use the flower stamens for the butterfly which is a beauty. Thankyou or fluttering by # 26.
Hugs Mrs A.

Carol said...

This is gorgeous Lorraine, so cute. Love the spring colours too. Carol x

Stampsnob. said...

Love the die and the doily The image is angelic......Lis

Chasing the Dream said...

Your card is scrumptious! So many pretty colors, layers, textures and fun embellishments! I especially like your shading and coloring.
Berni berni46blogspot.

Craftin Suzie (Susan Flynn) said...

This is gorgeous Lorraine, fab design and colours. I have quite a few Tildas which I rarely use must try and have a play! Susan xx

Sandie Gough said...

wow hun you rocked Spring! I adore your brave use of colour, I wish I would dare to go bright sometimes lol this design just sings, its gorgous xx super layering up too xx
Sandie x

Jane Savage said...

Love those bright and beautiful colours, Lorraine! What a sweet little Tilda and that butterfly is the perfect finishing touch! xxx

KraftyKoolKat said...

So pretty Lorraine and such gorgeous colours and papers.

Sandy said...

Beautifully made! So cute and put a big smile on my face!!
Sandy xx

Pat said...

Beautiful card Lorraine, gorgeous colours.

Pat xx

Diane said...

Greetings Lorraine, this is just the cutest bright and cheery design. Your coloring is stunning.

Hugs Diane

coops said...

so gorgeous lorraine.fantastic bright colours and i love your pretty butterfly and sweet tilda :D

xx coops xx

MaryH said...

Definitely a breath of spring on this cutie. Love this darling image, which you have colored so perfectly. She just looks so happy. The layout, papers & bright colors are so fresh & pretty. Love it! TFS

Katrin said...

Just WOW ! Looks like spring with all these colours and papers and details. Wonderful!
Thank you for joining us at the Fairytale Stampers!

Greetings Katrin

Lynne in NI said...

Aww how cute is this?!! Love your butterfly theme, that's such a pretty border die too!

Lynne in NI said...

Aww how cute is this?!! Love your butterfly theme, that's such a pretty border die too!

Denise Goeldner said...

Wow striking love all the lovely bright colours, imge is adorable and the added butterfly in the corner is sweet.
~ Denise ~
{Denise's Patch of Creativity}
Owner {Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge}

Eve's Card Designs said...

I love how bright this is! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at Graph'It Marker Colouring Challenge and our challenge of 'Spring Colours'. Yvonne (DT)

*Vicki* said...

Oh so bright, colorful and FUN Lorraine!! I adore this image...I still have mine and not played with her for quite a while now! Love your coloring and the antennas you've added to your colorful butterfly!! So pretty!! :)

Nicola said...

Beautiful card Lorraine with gorgeous spring colours and adorable Tilda!
Thanks for joining us at Simply Magnolia and good luck!
Hugs Nicola xxx

Donna said...

Wow!!! Such a lovely card with pretty colours and beautifully embellished.
Thanks for joining us at Simply Magnolia. Hugs, Donna xx

Merry said...

So sweet and what a great way to add you sentiment. Really like this layout.


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