Sunday, October 3, 2010

Time for Fall with Tilda!!!!

This week a challenge at Sweet Stampin Challenge took my interest.  The challenge was to dust off the punches. When I first started with paper crafts, I loved leaves.  I purchased who knows how many punches of maple and oak leaves.  I still love them and I loved the Tilda image under the leaf.  So I started my project set out to use those punches.
The leaf punches are mostly EK Success, Marvy and some Sizzix dies.  I used K&company paper by Tim Coffey.  For coloring sweet Tilda, I used Copic markers.
Face - E000, E11, E01, R20
Sweater - YG91, Y38, YR12, Y17
Pants - B00, B34, B95
Boots - Y04, YG91, Y18
Leaf - Yr23, Y38, Y17 and YR31

I added to clock face with Tim Holtz spinners as an embellishment.  I kept the image free of glitter and sparkle since I will be donating to Operation Write Home.  It did take alot for me not to want to add stickles on the leaves.
The large circle was cut out with the Martha Stewart circle cutter.  Which I have my days of like and dislikes with this cutter.  It's great if you just want to cut a circle, but if you want to place a cut out - it takes come skill for centering.

The inside of the card is where the Tilda image is glued on a torn edge mat that has been distressed with Vintage photo.  I glued more of the smaller leaf punches around her boots.

When the card is standing, you can see the number of leaves I glued around the card for dimension.
I hope you enjoyed this week's card.  I love lil Tilda surrounded by the leaves.  It made me dig out my Fall sweatshirts and sweaters - well I guess the tempature drop to 45 degrees helped too.

Challenges entered.
Sweet Stampin challenge - Punches
Simon Says Challenge - Autumn
Stampin for the weekend - Autumn Colors
Catch the Bug Challenge - anything goes
Just Magnolia - Anything Goes
Stamping Scrapping Challenge Central - Halloween
Cute Card Thursday - Tick Toc
Stamp something challenge - Celebrate
Tuesday Throwdown - Punches
Paper Sundaes - From your stash
Sew Many Challenges - Anything Goes
Stamp, Scrap & doodle Saturdays - Open challenge


fi's cards and crafts said...

oh wow..this is have obviously spent so much time making this perfect...beautiful!! Thanks for joining us at Paper sundaes this week.


Rica said...

Fabulous card, wonderful colours and I love the 'frame' of leaves you've made for Tilda.
Thanks so much for joining us in the Simon Says Stamp challenge.
hugs Heather xxx

Carrie said...

simply the colours and all the leaves!! Thanks for playing at sweet stamping xx

Davi said...

WOWZER this is just beautiful!! Love all the wonderful dimension you created with the stunning frame!! Thanks for joining us at TT this week.

Davi said...

WOWZER this is just beautiful!! Love all the wonderful dimension you created with the stunning frame!! Thanks for joining us at TT this week.

Tammy Miller said...

Wow I love your project it is just awesome! Thank you so much for playing along in our Anything Goes challenge this week at Catch The Bug Challenge Blog.
I wanted to wish you luck and I hope you come back next week when we have some wonderful things planned and a very special Blog hop with lots of ways to win!
Tammy Miller DT Coordinator, Bugaboo Stamps

Deb said...

wow, so beautiful, many thanks for joining in the CCT challenge, hugs Debx

Wendy Ramlakhan said...

WOW, I am just blown away. This is STUNNING!!! I love all those leafs, the distressing and the frame too. Oh, lets not forget the little clock!! You put a lot of love into this card and it shows!!! :)

Thanks for joining us this week and "using your stash" at Paper Sundae's.


alicaz said...

what a wonderful fall card! Love the front with all the leaves!
Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week!

Lori said...

Wow, I love your project. The image is adorable and so beautifully colored. The leaf border coordinates beautifully. Great job combining all of those challenges. Thanks for making Catch the Bug one of them. I do hope you'll join us again Saturday for our next challenge.

Melissa S. said...

What a wonderful card. Love all the punched embellies. Thanks for joining us at Bugaboo this week.

Shana said...

How beautiful! Love the paper and fantastic frame. Thank you for joining us at Paper Sundaes - we hope to see you again next week!

Annika said...

Wonderful card! Fabulous colouring and layout and I love the depth and texture. Thanks for
playing at SFTW!

Jo said...

Oh WOW! *claps* stunning work!
Thank you for joining us at sweet stampin
Jo xx

Hippieaud (aka Audrey) said...

LOVE the leaves and the stunning colors! Thanks so much for joining BUGABOO's challenge this week:)

Stephanie said...

Adorable! Whoever receives this card will just be amazed at all of the handiwork that went into it. Thanks for joining us at SSCC.

Berenice R. said...

So cute! :)

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