Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Sweet Red Blue White

Even if I'm not celebrating 4th of July, but I definitely like the color combo Red-Blue-White, so I make one.

Stamps: Sweet Tilda (Raising the Ceiling 2010) and "May you day..." (Chasing 2009)
Paper all Basic Grey June Bug ( I just love this collection) I cut out all the flowers (until I get crazy eyes last night) and arrange it around Tilda.
Everything distressed with distress ink in Antique Linen and Vintage Photo to give vintage looks.
Ribbon is bonus from Diana (thanks!)
Doily from my kitchen ;)
Skin E02 E00 E000 R20
Hair and shoes Y21 E97 E99
Dress and socks B91 B93 B97 BG000 R29

MBB #9 - Sketch + Red-Blue-White
Just Magnolia #61- Sketch by Bev
Magnolia Stamp Lovers #13- Red-Blue-White
MDUC #52- Something Sweet (It's Sweet Tilda, hope that counts since I don't have any Tilda with food in it, lol, I've got to order one)
Stamp Something - Something Vintage with Flowers
Magical Craft Fortnightly Challenge #18- Flower Power

Thanks for visiting my blog, and I love every comment that you give.
Hugs, Irene.

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Green Lilith

Now this is the challenge I like.... No DP, make your own, it's Lil Lolita Boutique challenge #3.
I use Lilith and color her dress green, and make a green and brown color combo for this card.

And to go all the way with Cute Card Thursday challenge which: Reuse, Renew Recycle, I use...
Cardstock: DCWV distress edge with scissor and make lines pattern with my ruler dipped in peeled paint distress ink (trick taught by my friend Drina), piece of cardboard box, and the dried skin of tree.
For the flowers: it's made out of left over corn husk, and for the leaves its cocoon left by butterfly and paint with gold, all handmade by local recycle craft company called SUHUF. The other flower is Prima.
Ribbon from stash.

Skin E00 E000
Hair E53 E25 E59 E49
Dress G000 G40 G82 G99

This card joins:
Lil Lolita Challenge #3 - No DP, make your own
Friday Sketchers#108 - by Aud
Cute Card Thursday #118 - Reuse, Renew, Recycle!

Thanks for stopping by.
Hugs, Irene

Friday, June 25, 2010

Tickled Pink Monthly Challenge

This is my first (from many to come I think *wink*wink*) Lil Lolita stamp, and she is Lilith, I got her from Kellie at Tickled Pink Stamps. this month challenge is to create card using the sketch and make a matching bookmark.

Stamps: Lilith from Lil Lolita and Magnolia "a gift from the heart".
DP: Sasafras, DCWV
Embelish: Flowers Prima, ribbon from stash
Copic color:
Skin E11 E00 E000 R20
Hair and dress W1 W3 W5 W7, RV91 RV93 RV95
Roses: B91 B93 B95

This card joins:
Tickled Pink Monthly Challenge #2 - Sketch and bookmark
Simon Says.... You Gotta Have Friends!
Paper Sundaes Challenge #23 - Pretty as a Princess
Sweet Stampin #31 - Clean and simple

I can't thank you enough for visiting my blog, and look at my creation, hope you like it.
Hugs, Irene

Bee Pink

It's funny how I'm always looking for someone or something to make card for, and this is for my cousins who's going to give birth to a baby girl in October, can you believe I'm making it right now?

Stamps: Honey Bee Tilda from Raising the Ceiling Collection and Dragonfly from Fairytale Collection
Embellishment: Flowers: Primas; Brads: K I memories; Ribbon from stash ( I got mad collection of ribbons which I forgot where I bought each of them, but there's a big ribbon store in Surabaya that is like heaven of ribbons, I will try to get photos next time I go there)
Copic color:
Skin E11 E00 E000 R20
Hair E53 E25 E59 E49
Tilda's Bee Dress, dragonfly: RV000 R81 R83 with Stickles in worn lipstick

This card is for:
Mojo Monday - Sketch
Stampacular Sunday #64 - Cute as a Bug (with prize from Simon Says)
Cupcakes Craft Challenges 96 - Strawberry and cream
Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenge 13 - Monochromatic and wings

Thanks so much for your time here, I really love all your comment.
Hugs, Irene

Tuesday, June 22, 2010

Tulip Tilda

I made this easel card using my new Tulip Tilda (just arrived from Diana, she's the best), this card is for my dear Tante (auntie in Dutch), who's sick right now.

Stamp: Tulip Tilda, Pink text
Paper: all from Chatter box
Flowers: Primas
Gems: Kaisercraft
Lace from stash

This card joins:
Just Magnolia week 60 - In the Garden
Friday Sketchers #107 - Carole's sketch
KL Stampin N Scrappin #35 - Let's Get Shabby
Totally Gorjuss #35 - Sugar and Spice

Thanks for visiting.
Hugs, Irene

Edwin and Tilda Pirate... Shiver me timbers

When I found out Simon Says challenge this week is Pirate theme, I just knew I had to do it, I LOVE Magnolia's pirate collection, and I want to make a dark version of Edwin and Tilda, with color combo: Red like blood and Black like death, but they're so cute it's hardly "dark" at all.

Stamps: Edwin and Tilda Pirate, Pirate note, Barrel, skull and anchor, Mini skulls all Magnolia's
Paper: Basic Grey and Magnolia's, Treasure map I search on the internet and print it out, rip it, crumple it, distress it.
Copic: Clothes, hat, shoes on Edwin and Tilda: W1 W3 W5 W7, R22 R24 R29, E31 E25 E29
Skin E02 (Edwin) E11 (Tilda) E00 E000 R20
Hair YR21 E15 E19 (Tilda) Y21 E97 (Edwin)
Barrel E53 E25 E59 E49
Skulls W0 W1 W3

There's also a lot of fun things about pirate if you look through search engine, do you know there's Pirate name generator? And guess what..... my pirate name is Nona Anya Grey and my ship name is Miss Artirio Deep Ocean, pretty cool huh?

Anyway, this card joins:
Simon Says Challenge - Shiver me timbers, Thar be a Pirate
Sunday Sketch and Stamp #30 - Arianne's sketch

Thanks for visiting my blog, have a great day.
Hugs, Irene

Thursday, June 17, 2010

Sparkly Swirly Fairy Tilda

This week MBB challenge was "Bling it", needless to say everyone is going to be all bling out and going mad with glitter..... so am I, lol.
I just love all that sparkly stuff, maybe it's in every girl gene ;).

So I made easel card with Fairy dust Tilda, I think she suits the bling theme.

Stamps: Fairy dust Tilda, Ribbon with bow, heavenly tags, "happy birthday"
Copic: skin E11 E00 E000 R20
Hair: E31 E25 E29
Dress and ribbon RV000 RV91 RV93 RV95
Stickles: worn lipstick on swirl and Tilda's
Distress on white lace cardstock with tattered rose
Flowers: Prima's
Gem: Kaisercraft
Paper all DCVW
Ribbon from local ribbon store

This card joins:
MBB Challenge #5 - Bling it
Just Magnolia week 59 - Mina's sketch
MDUC #50 - Swirly Swirl
Bunny Zoe's - Nice and girly
KL stampin #34 - Girly Birthday

Hope you have a glittery day.
Hugs, Irene

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Blue Bunny for Father

I want to make something blue, with Magnolia's Some Bunny paper bunny in it, I really like the paper, and what Tilda fits better than Bunny Tilda colored in blue.
This card also fits the Fathers Day coming this week.

Stamp: Bunny Tilda from Hoppy Easter Collection, Heavenly tags stamped in Neenah paper with Memento TB ink.
Copic color: Skin E02 E00 E000 R20, Hair Y21 E97 E99, Bunny suit Booo B91 B93 B97
Paper: Some Bunny and for background I use recycle paper handmade locally by local craft store.
Embellishment: tulle, ribbon and glass beads from stash.

This card join this following challenges:
Magnolia Stamp Lovers #12 - Fathers Day
Magical Craft Challenge #17 - Something for a Male / Fathers Day
Simon Says Stamp - recipe
Totally Gorjuss #34 - for the boys
C.R.A.F.T. #54 - Fathers Day / Men's Card
Cupcake Craft #95 - one for the boys
Delightful Challenges - sketch

Happy Fathers Day to my Dad, and thanks for stopping by.

Hugs, Irene

Saturday, June 12, 2010

Honey Bee Tilda

Happy Weekend everyone!!

This weekend my boyfriend went out of town for a guys road trip with bunch of his friends, so.... I got a lot of time to make cards (did you notice I wrote cards not a card, LOL)

So I made this all yellow card with Honey Bee Tilda and Honey Jar from Raising the Ceiling Collection and sentiment "made with love" from Yummy Tummy Collection, stamped on Neenah paper with Memento TB ink.
I also stamped lace border from the recipe card to side of image with distress ink, and add glitter glue to all edge of paper.
This week friday sketcher challenge was sketch from the talented Beatrix from Germany, and I got inspiration from the DT card to use torn cardboard and painted it with gold acrylic paint.

Paper: DCVW and Pink Paislee
Color with Copic Sketch E11 E00 E000 R20, E53 E25 E29, Y000 Y21 YR21 YR23, R24
Ribbon from stash
Gems from Kaiser craft

This card will join:
Friday Sketcher #106
Cupcake Craft #94 Dazzle us
Totally Papercraft #20 - Animal Magic
Jessica's Candy - Tilda and Yellow

Hope you like it!!
Hugs, Irene

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

MBB Challenges week 4

Magnolia Birthday Bash Challenges really gives me back my mojo, I'm so excited, can't wait for Saturday (not just because it's weekend ha..ha..ha..) for new challenges and create something that really makes me happy..... basically anything to do with Magnolia stamp on it. And do you see the Wedding collection on Diana's store? I could just scrape all my savings for that (really....)

MBB challenge me to make easel card which I love since the first time I'm making it (that makes this one the 2nd time) and Tilda stamp I've NEVER use. This Pink Tilda in striped tights had been in my stash and I haven't got any inspiration to ink it up, so I know it had to be her.

Stamp: Pink Tilda in striped tights from Pink 2008, Spooky Swirl from So Spooky 2009, "a gift from the heart" from Raising the Ceiling 2010.
Paper DCVW and stash ( do you see the violet metallic card stock I use? it's from local company in Indonesia, nice right?) distressed using scissor and distress ink, also i go over the swirl and sentiment with glitter pen from sakura.
Skin E11 E00 E000 R20
Hair E53 E25 E29
Dress and tights BV000 BV11 V17, YG03 YG13 YG17

This card joins:
MBB Challenges week 4 - easel card + never use Tilda
Friday Sketcher
Totally Paper craft - more than 1 fold
MDUC - polka dots
Magical crafts for nightly challenge - metal

Cupid Tilda

This week Just Magnolia challenge is frame it with lace with tutorial from the talented Mindy, I'm very excited to try it, and this is my creation.

Stamp: Cupid Tilda from Love 2009, Heavenly Tags from Heavenly 2008, "LOVING WISHES" from Chasing 2009 on Neeenah paper and memento TB ink
Paper: American Craft, Pink Paislee, DCVW and card stock from stash.
Embelishment: flower from Prima, brads from ki memories, lace from stash
Skin E11 E00 E000 R20
Hair, Bow E53 E25 E29
Dress, Boots R81 R83 R85 BG000 BG15

This card is for:
Just Magnolia - frame it
Sketch Saturday
Crazy 4 Challenges - pleats

Hope you like it.
Hugs, Irene

Saturday, June 5, 2010

Bubbling Away

This is for sketch saturday and for my June mingle partner.

Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Tilda Jolly Roger

I'm so excited with 3rd week challenge on MBB (thanks for the lovely sketch Chris), so I made easel card with lots of stamp on it (you may say I'm crazy.... well I am).

The stamps: Tilda Jolly Roger, Barrel skull anchor, Pirate note from Pirate collection 2010, and Tilda Doskalle, Mini Doskallar from Pirate collection 2007.
Stamp on Neenah paper with Memento TB ink.
Paper from Chatter BOX and stash, I distress all edges with scissor and distress ink in vintage photo.
Ribbon from stash.
Color with Copic:
Tilda Skin E11 E00 E000 R20
Hair and Barrel E53 E25 E29
Dress and headband B91 B93 B95 W1 W3 W5 W7
Note E31 blend with 0
Anchor, skulls W0 W1

This is the closer look on Tilda, I'm just so crazy about this Pirate collection, I think this is my fave so far....... maybe until the wedding collection release ha..ha..ha..

well, hope you like it, and please leave a comment.
Thanks for you precious time visiting my blog.

Hugs, Irene