Wednesday, January 6, 2010

High Heeled Tilda!

I'm back with a Tilda from the new Winter Kit.  It took me a little while to get used to her, but now she is growing on me. At first I thought, "oh no, grown up Tilda"?  Anyhow, here is the card I made with her.


My inspiration came from my friend Hanne.  I told her that I was going to try and copy her "style".  Go see what all she does with this Vintage look. She is amazing.  So how did I do Hanne?  Not nearly as gorgeous as her cards, but I just had to try it.  I love a challenge.
I colored her with distressed inks and used platinum  stickles allllllll over. Sparkly huh?  I got these amazing little pearls from my Colour Create Secret Santa (still don't  know who it is) and I just LOVE them. 


You can see them in the photo in the lower left. Also the fabby ribbon is from her.   I Crystal Lacquered the heart and distressed most of the edges with Vintage Photo.  The oval behind Tilda is a scan of an old encyclepedia.  The other square is K & Co. Ancestory line.
Well, hope you like my little change of pace.  It was fun, just wish I did a little better job of it.
I am entering this into the Just Magnolia challenge, which has an adorable sketch.

Thanks for stopping by!!! Ya'll have a terrific, wintery, day!!

Hugs, Dena

20 comments:

  1. Wowwwwww Dena,what a beautiful card,i love your image and colours.
    So gorgeous papers and details.

    Hugs Riet.xx

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  2. Wowzers Dena this is absolutely stunning!
    I love your beautiful card so much!
    Gorgeous, gorgeous work!
    hugs
    kim x

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  3. Amazing card Dena! I love this new 'grown up' tilda. Although I have to say I sold my winter kit as I didn't think I would use it! Love this image though & great take pn the vintage look!!
    Hugs, vicky ~X~

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  4. so so gorgeous! Just Love it! Hugs Juls

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  5. Stunning Dena, love the style and I love the heart, is it Magnolia? Not seen platinum stickles before......I need them now!!!! Fab card hun.

    Hugs

    Sarah

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  6. WOW Dena!!! I had the same ideas in my mind about grown up Tilda but she is just fab the way You've made here!!!

    Hugs

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  7. Oh Dena this is just jaw dropping, fabulous Hun!!!
    Love this stlye must pop to Hannes blog and take a peek!!

    Hugs Di xxxx

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  8. What a stunning card...I love this style...wish I could do it as well as you ! Love the lace, distressing and of course the stickles! You done good girl :)
    Hugs Judy xx

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  9. Hi Dena,
    I love this. You've got this vintage style licked, it's gorgeous! I love all the elements of this & little Tilda is sucha cutie. She's quite the sophisticate in heels! This one is a big WOW!!
    Big Hugs,
    Andie xx

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  10. WOW - the vintage feel you have brought to this card is just divine - gorgeous job as always!
    xXx

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  11. Absolutely gorgeous,the vintage feel to this card is perfect and your colouring is amazing.....love it!!! Hanne's cards are amazing and I love following her blog as well as yours!!
    Hugs xx

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  12. Hi, Dena! Your card is absolutely stunning!!!! I loooooooove the colours and I think grown up Tilda is a beauty. Your colouring is perfect and the sparkly look is just great! Amazing details..

    You really did great, Dena!It couln't have been better! Do I have to say that I really love this card......;):)....

    And thank you so much for the nice things you wrote about me:)

    I'm so glad that I'm not working today, it's
    -30C!!!

    Hugs,
    Hanne

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  13. WOW!!!Unbelievably gorgeous and beautiful card!
    Hugs,
    Carola

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  14. You did an amazing job Dena, wow this is stunning! I wasn't sure about the grown up version of Tilda but now you've totally sold it to me!
    Hugs Tara xxx

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  15. Stunning card!

    I think it may have been much cuter to keep Tilda a lil girl clad in high heels!

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  16. Hello Dena!
    This is simply STUNNING!
    I'm in love with your card, hun!
    So much gorgeous details and a lovely design.

    You've got something at my blog. ;o)

    Have a great weekend.
    Hugs from Hanna

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  17. Well, I have to be honest - I really was totally against Tilda in heels, but your card is soooooo awesome, I may have changed my mind! It's really soooooo pretty! hugz, Mary

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  18. HOLY PURPLE FLYING COW!!!! THIS IS OUT OF THIS WORLD BEAUTIFUL!!! Love this card sweetie.....
    I still DO NOT have my kit and Magnolia will NOT answer my emails!!!!!!!!!! uhgggggggggggg
    hugs, Jnaiel

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  19. This is totally gorgeous!!! I love your take on vintage, I will have to hop over and see for myself the artist known as Hanne!! Love those papers and how you have used this Tilda, your colouring is beyond amazing!! I think I am warming up to this stamp after seeing your fabulous creation!!
    Take Care,
    Stephanne

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