Monday, April 29, 2013

Tilda with Big Tulips

Hello my lovelies!  It's been a while since I last wrote .. Hope you had a lovely weekend. The sun is out, and we're having a beautiful day here, its such a lovely day!  We are having the long consecutive holidays in Japan called "Golden week". 
I'm here today with my card I made using one of sweet Tildas from Magnolia's With Love Collection2013 called "Tilda with Big Tulips". This is made for an exhibition in Tokyo called Japan Hobby Show between 25th and 27th April. It was exhibited at Magnolia Booth.

I've coloured my image with Distress ink pads and Distress markers as always.

I've made the rolled roses with the Marianne Design's Chinese Rose die.

I've used some of the 6x6 papers from the Maja Design collection, I've distressd the edges with a Tim Holtz distresser tool. All the paper edges are sewn using a sewing machine. The list of other items used can be found below.

Image:  Tilda with Big Tulips,  Loving wishes - Magnolia.
Colouring:  Distress Inks, Distress Markers.
Medium:  Stardust Stickles, Liquid pearl, Ceramic stucco, White gesso.
Die:  DooHickeys Tilda Tag, Rose Leaf - Magnolia ,  Large Frame Frilly #5 - GoKreate,  Nestabilities - Spellbinders, Chinese Rose - Marianne Design Creatables.
Embellishment: Chrysanthemums - Kort & Godt, Ribbon - WOC, Cheese cloth,  Beads trim,  Half pearl, Pearl, Code,  Lace.
Patterned Paper:  Maja Design.
Card Stock:  American crafts, Core'dinations.

Inks used:
Skin- Tattered Rose,  Tea Dye,  Vintage Photo,  Worn Lipstick, Aged Mahogany.
Hair - Antique Linen,  Walnut Stain,  Black Soot.
Clothes and Tulips - Dusty Concord,  Chipped Sapphire,  Milled Lavender,  Faded Jeans,  Shabby Shutters,  Forest Moss, Antique Linen,  Vintage Photo, Black Soot.
Shoes: Frayed Burlap,  Walnut Stain.

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges:
Midweek magnolia  - Bingo/Tic-Tac-Toe (Flowers, Lace and Pearls)
Marvelous Magnolia  - For a Special Lady
Tildastown  - May Day and Flowers
Simon Says  - Anything Goes

Thank you so much for dropping by, I'm very grateful for all your visits and comments!♥ I have another card with a Magnolia lovely image for you next time .. I'll see you again soon!
Have a lovely day!

Yuri xx


  1. So beautiful! You colored Tilda perfectly! :) Thanks for playing along in the "Anything Goes" challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp challenge blog!

  2. This is stunning Yuri. The image, design and embellishments are all gorgeous. It is such a pleasure visiting your blog.
    Hugs Sharon. x

  3. This is so beautiful Yuri,I love this tilda, the soft colours the lace the flowers and the butterfly.
    Kevin xx

  4. This is such a beautiful card Yuri, stunning colouring, design and use of so many pretty products. Love it. Thank you for joining us at Midweek Magnolias. Good luck!
    Suzi x

  5. Wow, simply stunning!
    Gorgeous card and I love all the details!
    The colours are a great combo, love it!
    Well the weather starts to feel a bit more like spring over here in the Netherlands, The children enjoy a short holliday from school, to celebrate 'Queensday' (our queen is celebrating her birthday every year on april the 30th) and this year her son will take over the crown from her on that particular day, so this year it's a special celebration.
    The weeks holliday in springtime is called 'Tulipsholliday' over here in the Netherlands, ha, ha, that suits your card perfectly!
    Bye and have a wonderful day.
    Greetings from the Netherlands,


  6. Gorgeous card, such beautiful colors and stunning details. Thanks for joining us at Tilda's Town for our challenge
    hugs Louise

  7. Yuri, this is adorable. I'll bet she was a hit at the hobby show. Tilda looks fabulous and I love all the pretty extras. Thank you for sharing it with us at Midweek Magnolias.
    Cathy Lee

  8. Wow Yuri, this is just gorgeous!
    Barbara GR

  9. Yuri...your creation always amazed me, just like usual...
    Really love it, everything just perfect on this card. Thank you for sharing it with us at MMC.
    Hugs, Irene

  10. Absolutely fabulous card Yuri, beautiful as always. thanks for sharing with us at Midweek Magnolias, good luck in the draw
    Teresa xx

  11. She's just gorgeous, love the colours and pretty papers and flowers, very sweet
    Hugs Julie P


Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a comment! Hugs, Yuri xx