Wednesday, October 5, 2011

KNEELING TILDA for October Sketch

Hello stampers!  I'm so happy to be sharing my October challenge card for Magnolia-licious today!  Our new challenge goes on the whole month (so you have lots of time to play along!)!  Maureen has brought us this GREEEAAT sketch!  She also wants us to use Orange and Octogons for October! I added a little yellow, purple and green with my orange!

 I've used the new SU purple  IN color for my background and stamped in Vintage Violet on it with my Gingham bg stamp.  I also stamped a piece of pumpkin pie with cajun craze in the plaid.  I cut the Octogonal Marianne die from Daffodil Delight and sponged it with a tiny bit of orange.
this wonderful Tilda is #259 KNEELING TILDA from the You are so Special collection 2011 and IS available at Magnolia-licious!  You can also get her in mini if you desire to! She is holding a ladybug, but as you can see I used a pumpkin stamp from my collection. She has chosen this pumpkin on her visit to the pumpkin patch!!  I colored her in copics, but I bet you knew that!! Her hair is various ys and Es.  I;ve lost track.  Her shirt is just touched lightly with a very light BV for a lavendar shade.  Her clothes and the pumpkin are colored in Y20, 23, 15, 16, and 18.  then I added a bit of E35 to darken her pants. Her skin is my usual E000, R30, and E11.  Her shoes are the same as her clothes with a little more E18 and E35 added.  I couln't resist making them sparkly sneakers!
For the sketch, wonderful DT inspiration, prize info and where to link please visit the Magnolia-licious Blog!
We really do hope you'll join in before the holiday on October 31!!
thanks so much for visiting me here!  I appreciate you so much!!
Have a great day!


Chelsea said...

Pretty love the gingham paper!

nancyparker55 said...

What a pretty card Cheryl, love everything about it.

Sharon Caudle said...

Beautiful colors and coloring (of course) Cheryl!! Those flowers are fabulous and love, love, love how you've replaced the ladybug with a pumpkin! Awesome take on the sketch too! Hope you're doing well!!
hugs, Sharon

Marja Rolfes said...

Oh, I like the kneeling Tilda! What a wonderful fall card with warm colors!!
Dutch Tulip

Renkata said...

Stunning card.
Amazing colours.

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Cheryl,I love the image and your papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Frances said...

Beautiful colors, great design. love it. hugs, Frances.

Elle said...

I love her kneeling beside the pumpkin! Great way to use this stamp. Per usual, your coloring is amazing. Thanks for letting me know the colors that you used.

Sherri said...

This is so, so pretty! Love the layout & your coloring is beautiful.

Patti Jo said...

Great job on the sketch Cheryl! Love the gingham, flowers and beautifully colored Tilda with the pumpkin!!!

Jacqueline (Sjakkie) said...

Beautiful card, so cute and the flowers they are so wonderful!
Hugs Jacqueline

Barb Hardeman said...

Completely delightful, Cheryl! Love that pretty die you used for your Octagon and of course your awesome coloring! Tilda is delightful kneeling beside the pumpkin and your dp is a perfect match! Hugs,

Peggie said...

Such a pretty card. Love the plaids and how you replaced the ladybug with the pumpkin.

Sharon said...

This is super adorable and cute. Just love your colouring skills. I think your cards are fabulous. hugs Sharon

Pam Sparks said...

love this Cheryl! The pumpkin addition is perfect! Fabulous coloring and colors together!


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