Friday, March 11, 2011

Contest Kick -Off!!

Have you seen the new out there? Diana is having an Easter-Spring Extravaganza Contest with REALLY BIG prizes!! You have lots of time to create up to THREE projects for entry to win! Please visit the link above on our Design Team blog for all the details!Despite the fact that we could get up to 6 inches of snow today I am SO into spring papercrafting projects! ETA: I don't mean to whine about a little snow. I'm so sorry for the people in Japan and am hoping and praying for those in Hawaii and in the Pacific. I've used an image from the few images that were released in the Butterfly Dreams collection. This is #252 TILDA WITH HANGING RABBIT. I do love bunnies and have for many, many years! I have a stuffed one that I got for Easter as a child. The more realistic looking ones are my favorites! I like the white ones but am more partial to the brown or multicolored ones so I had to color Tilda's bunny!
I just wish I'd finished my card in time to enter! This week looks like another great sketch!
My paper is from Stampin' Up-Springtime from the current mini catalog. I love that it has a 'kraft' color to it, called Crumb cake by SU. My die cut pieces are from some February releases by Papertrey Ink.
I'm pretty happy with this card except for her hair. I just could not get it the way I wanted! Anybody else have trouble with get the hair consistently right? I think I need to go back to my basic colors and retrain myself!
Anyway, thanks for visiting! I'm so glad you did and don't forget to check out Diana's contest!! You'll be glad you did!
Have a wonderful day!!
Cheryl

27 comments:

Christina C. said...

OMG...this card is utterly exquisite! Love how you colored this wonderful image!!! Gorgeous papers and details!

Monique said...

Wow Cheryl ! This is so wonderfull !! I love that stamp and cannot wait to buy it :)).

Hugs Monique

RenateKreativ said...

a wonderful card, I love your papers and flowers too.
Hugs Renate

Nancy Parker said...

Hi Cheryl, Very, very pretty. Love the colour & your stitching is so nice. Hope you enjoy your day, Nancy

Zoe said...

absolutely gorgeous! I love how fresh the flowers look too! hugs xxoo

Sharon Caudle said...

Another beautiful card, Cheryl!! Love the colors and Tilda is adorable holding her bunny! Your flowers look awesome! Stay safe and warm! Spring will eventually get here!
hugs, Sharon

*Vicki* said...

Oh wow! She's gorgeous!! Love your colors, flowers and the parts of Tilda that you've popped up are beautiful!! TFS! HUGS

Rene said...

This is BEAUTIFUL!!!! If you haven't, you should enter this in the Bizzy Becs challenge...it's a color theme with raspberry, chocolate, mint and cream! Your card is perfect!
And it is SOOOOOOOOO gorgeous!
Rene :D

Debbie said...

This is gorgeous Cheryl!!! Love the new images.. Definitely need to get a few especially this one...

And just to let you know, You're not whining about the snow, I think we've had our fair share of it this year in NY...

Hugs
Debbie

Pen to Paper said...

Cheryl, she's such a cutie! And I love the flowers you've used. They are absolutely gorgeous!!!


Hugs,

Jackie

LINDA W. said...

GORGEOUS card Cheryl....I wished that I could color half as good
as you do.....love your color choices and your coloring
hugs Linda

Sandy said...

One beautiful spring time card. I love the way you have colored Tilda and added the sparkle to her apron. I love that wabbit!!!!!
Hugs,
Sandy

Candy said...

Me wuv wabbits too!!!
Beautiful card, Cheryl. Love your colouring at any time - I think Tilda's hair is as gorgeous as the rest of her.
I have that paper on order - sure hope it comes soon.
Hugs, Candy

Diana Crick said...

Absolutely adorable, I too love rabbits especially brown ones! Beautiful papers and frou frou.
hugs, Diana

Suzanne J Dean said...

What a cutie she is Cheryl! Love the pinks & sparklies, just beautiful!

hugz,
Suzanne

Lisa Kind said...

Oh so cute! Love that image and that little bunny! Such pretty spring colors. Love your new blog look! So fun!

cathylynn said...

Marvelous simply marvelous!!! Wonderful coloring and color combo with lot of details. Great card!!
Hugs, Cathy-Lynn

Danielle said...

Hello Cheryl, your card is absolutely deligtiful. I love all about it.Tilda is so very pretty, and our coloring is gorgeous.
Totally beautiful
Hugs Danielle.

Rosie said...

Cheryl....this is gorgeous! Your coloring is wonderful and the layout, papers, embellishments are all perfect. I LOVE this card!

Judy K. said...

Soooo cute and precious Cheryl!!!!
Judy K.

Jacqueline (Sjakkie) said...

What a great card! Beautiful colours and details and a lovely image!
Hugs Jacqueline

Penni said...

Absolutely stunning!!!

Hugs
Penni
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Riet said...

So beautiful card Cheryl,I love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Leslie Anne Avila said...

Cheryl,
Such a sweet sweet card. All the wonderful details really work together well. I especially love that image and your perfect shading. Super job!
Happy Weekend~
Leslie

cabio's craft corner said...

Cheryl, you gave a gorgeous dress for this Tilda and this card is finished beautifully :o)
Hugs,
Cabio

Iulia said...

Stunning card, Cheryl! Love every inch of it!
Hugs, Iulia

Cami said...

Gorgeous card, Cheryl! I think the color of Tilda's hair is bautiful! Love those SU! DSPs also. Pretty and kinda vintage-y! Maybe I'll just have to CASE this card since I have the papers!
Have a wonderful week.
Hugs, Cami

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