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Wednesday, 10 September 2008

Jasmines Birthday Invitations/ABC Challenge

Yes, finally, I managed to get a card done for this weeks ABC challenge - Holiday. Not sure if ill get any more done, but its a start. I have used some papers from HOTP and the image is one of the new Forever Friends christmas images. I adore this little bear.
I used my aquarelle pencils to colour in and glossy accents to highlight the baubles, although you can't really see it that clearly from this photo.

I finally charged the battery on my camera and managed to download photos of Jasmines invitations. I still don't seem to be able to get very clear photos, but you can get the idea. If you right click onto the picture you can get a clearer view.

This is one of my favourite Tilda stamps, she is so sweet in her party dress. I used my sakura pens to colour in, watering them down like paints. It is a glitter pen but it doesn't really show up on this picture.


I used the beautiful Party tilda from last months Magnolia Stamp club and the paper is from a Trimcraft Christmas pack. The tilda was coloured in using my Aquarelle pencils by Faber-Castell. They are my favourites.



20 comments:

Jill said...

wow Linda, such gorgeous cards I love them all, your colouring in is amazing, I love the FF xmas stamp and the tiny little hollies it looks fab and I love the Tilda pop up and invitation, you are one talented lady Jill xx

mueppi said...

Wow... your cards are great!!!
I love your works!!
hugs Gisela

Rach said...

wow lovely cards,
the invitation is a fantastic idea..love the pop up tilda. Hugs rachxx

Anita said...

Oh Linda, your creativity didn't go anywhere! Or if it did, guess what? IT'S BACK!!! I love the Tilda pop-up card. What a clever idea for Jasmine's party invitations! And the holiday card is great, too!

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southern fairy said...

great card thanks for joining in the ABC challenge x

Dawny P said...

I just love these - they are all just the sweetest and I LOVE the Tilda ones. Soooper cute xxxxx

Tracey said...

Hi Linda, I love that Christmas card it is just divine & the invitations well they're fab bet Jasmine is very chuffed :o)

Hugs
Tracey
x

Atty said...

Linda, this is my first visit to your blog. Glad I came. Like your xmas card, great details.
Donna

Cazzy said...

I love your Christmas card Linda. Those FF stamps are so cute.

Becky said...

Wow! What a fantastic invitation Linda, and as for the FF card, I love it but.. why am I the only person on this planet who can't get these stamps yet?? So jealous lol!!
Love Becky xx

The Country Rose said...

Hi Linda! Thanks so much for visiting my blog today! I have really been enjoying my visit here-your cards are all awesome. Your Christmas card is wonderful and the party invitation is so adorable!

~Barb

Diane.W. said...

Hi Linda! Hope you are ok.Thanx for your luvly comments on my blog,v much appreciated x
I luv your cards,the FF is gorgeous & I'm sure your daughter luvs her invites,they are great:o)x

Maya said...

WOW!!
This is gorgeous,Linda!
The christmas card is beautiful,what a lovely image :)
And the invitation is just so sweet!
Love the pop-up detail!


Hugs from Maya

Cathy said...

Fab Christmas card - I love the new Forever Friends stamp. Great pop up party invite too.
Thanks for joining in the ABC challenge this week.
Cathy xx

Chrissie said...

Love your cards Linda, and I just ADORE those wonderful invitations! When I clicked to take a closer look I realised Jasmine's birthday is the same day as mine, how spooky is that!

fairymadjo said...

hi ,
well thank you sooo much for your very lovely comment's. it realy touched me.
if you ever want a chat my email is fairymadjo@googlemail.com

huggs jo x

p.s your cards are sooo stunning. x

Chrissy said...

I love the cards, that christmas one is lovely....I love the holly...I will have to become a regular visitor I can see :)

Kerttuli said...

You have done many very beautiful cards! You have great style, love the way you layout papers on your creations.
Hugs,
Aija

Vicki May said...

oooo my goodness, these are super, no wonder Jasmine was chuffed to bits to be taking these into school. You've done some amazing work since I was last on. Really beautiful and so full of details. Speak soon Vicki oxo's

Craftmaiden said...

Fantastic cards, I love them both. Your christmas card is such a good design!!

Siobhan x