Saturday, April 13, 2013


Thank you so much for your visit. The other day when i colored this little sitting Tilda for my egg container, i first stamped the image off some Kraft card stock to see if the size would work for the container. Than later in the evening while i was cleaning up my craft table i started to scribble the image in with black and white chalk pens. It took no longer than 10 minutes. I was really surprised by the out come and emailed a quick picture to a couple of friends to see if they thought it was worth to make a card with it.

Since there was a lot of scribbles around the image i had to cut that off with the smallest possible oval Nestabilite, but i think it still works. Everything on this card was already previously cut for other cards and ended up not being used and tossed in a clear storage bin to use for later.

All i had to do was add some flowers, sew and sponge the card stock/design paper.

Here are the supplies i used:
Stamp: Pie Tilda, Make a wish sentiment, new york post stamp
Magnolia Design Paper: flowers and blue quilt
Dies: So lovely, Spellbinder banner, Tag, Spellbinder oval, Go Create, Wood embellishments are PrimaMarketing. i know Sir Stampalot has the kit i used.. i just could find the correct direct link. This is how it looked sort of.

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Ella's Design said...

Ooh, I love the sketchy feel to your colouring on this sweet Tilda, Claudia! Pretty mini card with lovely embellishments! Lisa x

JenniferD said...

Wow she looks amazing in those dark and light chalk pens! Such a Gorgeous little card design!

Lisa Lynn said...

Claudia, I think this is just elegant in the black 'n white. I just used those wooden birds this last week and colored them black. The flowers and add a lot of color and depth to your project.

Glimpses of My Heart said...

Claudia - This is beautiful! Oh my! I love Tilda colored in black and white! This is a great card, I love it!

Riet said...

This is so wonderful.

Hugs Riet.xx

Marie-Anne said...

What a lovely card.


Becky said...

What a fabulous card. Gorgeous flowers and details.

Candy said...

Hi Claudia,
This is so different for you :o)
A wonderful piece of art! Looks fantastic.
Love the flowers etc. that you have used to finish your card. Extremely lovely layout!
Big Hugs, Candy

Sandra H said...

This is beautiful Claudia and the chalk is so effective x

Dianne said...

Some pretty fine scribbling Miss Claudia. Everything you used from your storage bin looks fabulous together, love the bird and leave and all those e gorgeous flowers, it gorgeous, did I say I love they way you scribbled it very Kool. thanks for sharing dear, and have a great day..

Christa said...

Hi Claudia , this looks great ! I love the black and white colouring .... Have a nice day ! Hugs from Holland , Christa.

Kelly said...

Tilda looks difficult to color like this and then I read what you did, wow, amazing! I love how she turned out the shades of chalk are beautiful.
Hugs Kelly