Monday, March 22, 2010

Hey, Chickie!!

Good Monday morning to all! My Hoppy Easter stamps came on Friday and I got many of them stamped right away! They are all so terrific, but I remember when Diana first opened her preorder and showed us these images-this was one of the first ones to catch my eye! She is soooo cute in her costume! After choosing the image I chose the sketch from the Sweet Sunday Sketch challenge blog. She has some really great ones! Then I set to coloring our sweet Tilda! She came out just as I hoped she would. I found this oval in a stash of cut ovals that I had discarded from previous cards-the bottom was aqua so I put it back in the Spellbinder's Die and used my stencil brush to swirl on some Adirondack lettuce ink! Perfect background!
I chose my papers from the recent Cosmo Cricket release 6x6 pad. I got the card laid out and decided the Kraft needed a stamp so I called on my SU background-linen.
Once I got the buttons on I needed something on the left so decided on this single flower and some fern punches.
No room for a sentiment on this 4.5" x 4.5" card so I will finish the inside with a layer of dp and then use my "Hey, Chickie!" sentiment for a hello card to a friend. She doesn't need to be just for Easter!
She makes me smile!
Wishing you a terrific day! Thanks so much for a great blog week last week! I have my attempt at a Distressed Tilda card for you tomorrow!

My winner for the Magnolia-licious Blog Hop last Monday has been chosen by is comment number 17
Lisel said she would like to be riding bikes with her kids, but the snow has to melt first!
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Looking forward to hearing from you!!

Copics used:
E000, E01 and R20 for skin
Y21, E99 and E29 for hair
YR0000, YR21, YR12 and YR16 beak and leggins'
Y000, Y00, Y04 and Y21 for her costume
R24, E30 anf E08 for the bow.


Jacqueline's Weblog said...

Cheryl what a funny, really wonderful!
Hugs Jacqueline

Gloria J. Dawson said...

Love your card! Your coloring and layout are wonderful!

Anonymous said...

it's a very very cute card....
i love the sketchs

Peggie said...

Very cute. Love the dp. The background on the oval is so very pretty.

Pen to Paper said...

Cheryl, how cute!!!! She is so pretty. I can't wait to make a card using my Chicken Tilda, she's already inked up and colored in. I love the background that you've colored for Chicken Tilda. So cute!!



Patricia Garcia said...

Ooooh she's one of my faves, I can't wait to ink her up. Your card is amazing!!


Myrna said...

I just love this Tilda. I really need to get my Easter stamps ordered. Beautiful coloring and love your dp.

Nancy Parker said...

Hi Cheryl, Very pretty & you're right Chickie Tilda is so cute. Guess I better get started on my Easter cards! Have a great day, Nancy Parker

Bengelmama said...

Oh this is such a pretty card. Everything about it is wonderful.


Gina L said...

Love that background patterned paper. As always, your shading is fabulous! Gina L

Julie Case said...

What an adorable card! She is just way to cute and I love the papers you chose to go with her. Really cute!!!!!

Barb Hardeman said...

Beautiful work Cheryl. The stamp Kraft background sets the whole tone for this delight card. Tilda as a Chick is beautifully colored and so sweet...hugs...Barb

Maureen said...

Awwww... too cute! I love it and you found the perfect paper for this uber-cute stamp!!! Well done!

Renkata said...

Very cute card.
Love the lyout.

dolcreations said...

Oh Cheryl....this image does just jump out at you! Totally adorable! I love the little bow on her costume!!! Beautiful work!

leenda said...

Adorable! Great job!

Candy said...

What a cute cute card! I adore Tilda as a chick!!
Love your paper and layout.
Hugs, Candy

Anonymous said...

This is absolutely are an amazing card maker..I love your coloring, layouts, color choices...the whole package...GREAT JOB!!!

Mom said...

Everytime I see this little sweetie I just smile. What a darling card you have made. I hope my stamps from Diana make it here this week. KayW

Kerry said...

Cheryl - she is adorable! How could you not smile when opening this card! I absolutely love the setting, love the colors -- she is delightful. Thanks for sharing! Kerry P.

Lena said...

Hello Cherryl, This is absolutely adorable. Absolutely stunning.

Anonymous said...

Tooooo Cute! You did it again. Another fabulous card!
Pam L.

Deebi27 said...

Don't know if anyone could go wrong using the Tilda stamps. They are just so darn CUTE! Chicken Tilda is truly a darling stamp...could also use this stamp in the fall...anyone see a Halloween chicken costume?

cabio's craft corner said...

Totally gorgeous Cheryl. Your coloring is wonderful as usual. The DP is super cute with this image :o)

Suzanne J Dean said...

So sweet & cute Cheryl! Love that great layout and that chick paper is PERFECT!


Nancy said...

What an adorable card! Tilda is colored oh so cute! Love the design papers they are just perfect for Tilda.

Robin said...

Lovely card. I really like the colors you've used. Tilda is really cute too!


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