Tuesday, October 6, 2009

In Love with my die cuts Tilda!

Yes, as you can see I do love my die cuts! I've had this Tilda colored for a couple of weeks and just could not find the right layout! My plan was to make her a Fall Tilda even though she came out in the summer collection. She is available right now at Magnolia-licious! Sort of fun to give her another purpose! (Especially since we can't yet get our hands on the so Spooky collection!) I recently bought these new die cuts -the vine (it's huge!), the leaves and labels 9. So why not toss them all onto one card! I don't know if you can see that there is some sparkle added to her fall bouquet. I hope so. the orange gingham is actually one of those die cut sheets of dp. It's from Pink Paislee.
I love the effect you get when you emboss the die (using the tan mat thingy) and then sponge a deeper color onto it. It's a need surprise when you pop it out of the die. (Yes, I know, I'm easily entertained :)

I'm afraid I didn't keep a color list and that I haven't been doing very well about it lately. I've had a request from Gwen for colors on a recent card so I'm vowing (again!) to do better at that. I promise to get back to you Gwen-I'll look for the color list tonight!
Hope you have a great Tuesday!
Thanks so much for stopping by! (Blogoversary next week, so I hope you'll keep coming back!)
Hugs to you all!
Other news-there is so much going on this week!
Here is the Mos' Digital Pencil first ever challenge- Bella and Bronte's blog
AND Totally Stampalicious is having a huge sale which ends this evening (40%-now that's HUGE!)
Totally Stampalicious. Hope you can check them out!


CelticWoman said...

great job with Tilda and her bike. Sandi

Sanddollars said...

Oh I love Tilda with her bike. I just ordered some of the summer stamps, but not sure if I'm getting that one. I hope so, it is precious. You did a beautiful job with all the die cuts.

Sharri Seffens said...

This is gorgeus! I love the all the diecuts! How did you do the corner with the border punch?

Angelwood said...

Beautifully colored! I love how you made this summer Tilda into a fall one. Gorgeous!!! hugz, Angela

Barb Hardeman said...

I love this sweet image and you did a beautiful job coloring her. Your colors are wonderful and the addition of the vine and leaves is fabulous. Gorgeous card, Cheryl!

Cindy said...

Beautiful!!! I love the whole layout! The vine is gorgeous.... gotta go check out Mo's new challenge... been waitin' for it!

Sharon Caudle said...

Beautiful card, Cheryl! Love the die cuts and Tilda is just gorgeous! hugs!

charlene aka scrappygma said...

your card is adorable and the coloring just beautiful ! I love that little image great job on making her an all season gal

Patricia Garcia said...

Beautiful card, the colors are SUPER!!


Kathy said...

Gorgeous card!! Love the colors and all your embossing looks fabulous!! I just adore this image and think she can be used for 3 of the 4 seasons anyway!
Pretty card!

Mindy (Scrappy and Piggy) said...

beautiful card!

Julia Aston said...

What fun die cuts on this fall card Cheryl! love the coloring on Tilda's hair!

Karen Arthur said...

She is totally adorable and you did a fantastic job with your coloring..oh I wished I had your talent. The layout with the dies are wonderful....something to add to my wish list.

April Rose said...

Beautifully colored Tilda, love the paper and diecuts. Gorgeous autumn card!

Suzanne J Dean said...

Beautiful Cheryl--love those diecuts & Tilda dressed for fall looks fabulous!!


glowinshadow23 said...

I love the sponging the embossing idea. Beautiful fall card!

Danni said...

Love the autumn colors! great card!

Candy said...

Hi Cheryl,
I think most of the Tilda's can be coloured up for any season.....you have done a fantastic job on this card - as usual. I love the colours you chose and your die cuts.
Hugs, Candy

Lisa Kind said...

Wow, those die cuts are so cool! Love the embossed and inked look! Tilda looks happy in front of them!

cabio's craft corner said...

I really like your choice of colors and the background cuts adds so much wonderful texture for this image.

Jacqueline's Weblog said...

What a cute and beautiful card, really super!
Hugs Jacqueline

Nancy said...

Love your card it is gorgeous! I really like how you added the die cuts they really go with your fall look. Tilda is colored perfectly and looks adorable! Great card!

Janet said...

She's so cute! I love the colors you chose!

Jacque said...

Gorgeous card, Cheryl....love those leaves...looks like Tilda is having a fun time going through them too...Beautiful job...Hugs..Jacque

marsha said...

Love this Tilda and your coloring is gorgeous as usual! I also have the vine die cut and it is huge, but I love the potentials for cards.


www.amazingpapergrace.com said...

Cheryl this is sooooo lovely!! I love all the die cuts and the coloring.
--Hugs Becca


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