Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Summer Days

I’m back today to share my latest creation for Midweek Magnolia. Our new challenge is… 

‘Summer Time’. 

I’ve made this pretty card today using ‘Tilda in the Garden' from Magnolia’s ‘Pink Lemonade’ Collection. 

My image has been stamped onto X-Press It Blending Card using Memento Rich Cocoa ink. I have coloured my image with Copic Markers in the following colours: 

Skin – E11, E00, E000, R20
Hair, Boots & Shovel handle – E44, E43, E42, E41
Clothes – YG95, YG93, YG91, R83, R81, R02
Shovel - C7, C5, C3, C1, C00.

Here’s a close up of my image. 

Our challenge is sponsored by Magnolia Sweden who offer a fabulous prize to the lucky Challenge Winner. If you haven’t already stopped by Midweek Magnolia, pop on over and check out the wonderful creations the rest of the DT have created to inspire you, then get creating and join in our challenge for your chance to win. 

Stamps: Tilda in the Garden (Magnolia), 
Card: Whisper White Thick (SU), X-Press It Blending Card
Paper: Cottage Rose 6 1/2" Paper Pad (Kaisercraft)
Ink & Markers: Memento Rich Cocoa, Copic Markers
Dies & Punches: Oval Framelits (retired SU) 1 3/4" Circle Punch (SU), LR0376 & LR0270 (Marianne Design), XXL Square Frames Frilly #5 (Go Kreate)
Accessories: Whisper White seam binding & Antique Brad (retired SU), Lace (stash), Flowers (WOC)

I’m entering my card into the following challenges: 

Through the Craftroom Door - Anything Goes
Artistic Inspiration - #161 Anything Goes
Winners Badge
Marvelous Magnolia - Flowers
Crafty Calendar - Punches and/or Dies

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Sue said...

Beautiful card Nikki and thanks so much for sharing with us at Crafty Calendar Challenge..Please don't forget that you must now Join and Follow our blog (If you haven't already:))) to be in with a chance of winning our blog challenge prizes..hugs Sue J x

Jay said...

Nikki this is so beautiful honey. I love how the layered die cuts match so beautifully with your lace, a very effective design with those gorgeous papers and beautiful florals. Your image is stunningly coloured and looks just delightful on that gorgeous frame!!!
Thank you so much for sharing your creativity with us at Marvelous Magnolia honey.
Crafty Cuddles Jay xx

Melanie Gee said...

Gorgeous card. Love the image and the flowers down the side.

Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.



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Beverley Lowe said...

Hi Nikki - this is such a gorgeous card. Love all the layers you have achieved & the colouring is beautiful.
Thanks for joining us over at Crafty Calendar this month. Hope yo see you again - good luck!
Please remember that you have to Join and Follow our challenge blog to be in with a chance of winning the prizes.
Bev (DT)x

Judy Corner said...

Another fabulous card Nikki. Happy weekend to you. Judy x

Tinka's paper wonderlland said...

Very nice card.
Thank you for joining us at Artistic Inspirations!
Good Luck and hope to see you again.
xx Valentina DT xx
Tinka's paper wonderlland