Saturday, March 19, 2011

Spring is in the Air !

Happy Saturday .... I hope you have had a good week,  mine has been very relaxing for the most part as I have been on vacation....as you are reading this I in the  the Sand Dunes in Yuma for a weekend of fun in the sun and sand.  We have rented a toy hauler, loaded up all the toys and off we go !  Families that play together stay together and we play alot ! 

Have you all been enjoying the fun and games at CMC Challenge Group with all the clebrating for their first birthday ...if you have not been by you are missing out cause let me tell you that Suzanne has been giving out some awesome prizes !  Stop on by join in the fun ...maybe sign up for a class.  Today I am showing you a card for our Puple, Yellow, Cream color challenge.  I really like these colors but must say I don't use them very often so this was a little out of my comfort zone.


I have use "Tilda with Hawaii flower" you can get her on pre-order from Diana at Magnolia-licous. I will be entering this card into the Easter-Spring Extravaganza at Magnolia-licious Highlites category #1. I have used X-press It blending cardstock and she is colored with copics.   DP's are from Paper Studio and matting is Bazzill.  Nestabilities is "Labels 5".  I have added Stardust stickles to her for bling.  Flowers are from Boutique Fleur from Michaels, ribbon is from my stash.  I hope you have some time to join in our color challenge.  Thanks for coming by have a great weekend.
Challenges:
Stampavie and More - Spring or Easter
Stampin with the Dragon - Bring on Spring
Magnolia-licious Highlites - Easter-Spring Extravaganza cat. #1

Hugs♥

51 comments:

Kristel said...

Wowww that is a stunning card Charlene! Love the colours in it!
Have a nice weekend!
Hugs Kristel

Christina C. said...

What a gorgeous card, Charlene!!! Love the beautiful papers, details and, of course, the adorable Tilda!
Utterly gorgeous!!!!!

Linda Palmer said...

Beautiful!! EVerything about it is gorgeous. Love the colors and layout;

Imke said...

Charlene, this is absolutely beautiful ! Love the colors and your coloring is fantastic.

Ruby said...

Just beautiful Charlene, your colours are stunning, as is your colouring, gorgeous!!

Zoe said...

awww this is gorgeous Charlene. Absolutely love the highlights on her dress and gorgeous colours you chose. hugs xxoo

Chris said...

Wow! This is one of my favorite new stamps and you rocked it! I love the coloration. It's perfect. The design is lovely! Your work is always flawless! I love it. Thanks for sharing!

XO,
Chris Christensen

justme1972 said...

OH i do like your card a LOT charlene!!!!

justme,
laura

♥♥RubyM:)♥♥ said...

AWE CHARLENE!!! I love her dress color and everything is well combined so beautifully!
NICE LIGHTING ON HER DRESS!!!Ruby♥

Julie said...

Just gorgeous Charlene!

Julie

Sharon Caudle said...

Oh Charlie, your card is so gorgoues!! I love this color combo and your coloring is spectacular!! You sure did a beautiful job, even with it being outside your comfort zone! I love it!
hugs, Sharon

Cricket said...

Beautiful card Charlene. The colors just pop. Love it!

Karen's Fun Blog said...

Beautiful card! : )

ultraroyale said...

Very creative card. The coloring is great. Thanks for sharing.
Have a GREAT DAY!!!
Bob L.
www.happycarmaker.blogspot.com

Linda said...

What a cute card love the colors !!!!

scrappinpeg said...

love your Tilda card. Great details with your coloring too. Thanks for sharing!

Kelly Neis said...

gorgeous purple and I love the DP you used with the pretty flowers. Very nice card.

Angela said...

This is a beautiful card Charlene! Those papers are so pretty! Love the colors! Awesome coloring too my friend! hugs, Angela

Rene said...

Purple delight! This is so sweet and charming! I loooove this Tilda...I'm afraid she's bumped Snowy Hugs to 3rd (until winter approaches!) :D
Fantastic!
Rene :D

Tammy said...

Absolutely beautiful! Your coloring is gorgeous! Thanks for playing along at Stamping with the Dragon.

Barb Hardeman said...

Hi Charlene - this is absolutely fabulous! Love the deep rich purple with the yellow and your dp is gorgeous! Such pretty coloring, gorgeous folds in the dress!
Hugs,
Barb

Pen to Paper said...

Charlene, this is beautiful!!! I especially love the little gem butterfly!

Hugs,

Jackie

Anne Temple said...

Absolutely gorgeous job; love how you shaded her dress. Thanks for joining us at Stamping with the Dragon.

Peggie said...

Sweet card. Love the rhinestone butterfly.

cabio's craft corner said...

Gorgeous card Charlene. Love the beautiful floral DP and the pretty design of this card :o)
Hugs,
Cabio

Sandy said...

Hey Charlene - you card is gorgeous - the colors are out of this world. I don't know how it could be any prettier!
Hugs,
Sandy

Rosie said...

This is beautiful! Your flowers are amazing. Hugs, Rosemary

Cami said...

Stunning card, Charlene! The papers are beautiful and I love your color combo and pretty flowers! This is very striking!
Hugs, Cami

Sharron aka Sharrahug said...

Such a darling card, Sis! I love it & your coloring is beautiful!

(Sorry......I thought I posted here the other day but guess not. I'm slippin'! LOL)

Luv ya bunches ~
Sharron♥

Lillian said...

These colors are very striking, Charlene - lovely layout and gorgeous card -- do you need my address to send it to - LOL . . .

Iulia said...

What a sweet card. Your shading and lighting on her dress is so beautiful!Love the colours in it!
hugs, Iulia

*Vicki* said...

Oh wow!! She's just beautiful!! I love your colors here with your gorgeous papers and flowers!! TFS! HUGS

Pat said...

Hi Charlene...Yuma, huh? This timne of year the weather in Yuma is probably lovely...I just remember driving from Phx. to Calif through Yuma! A long, long trip! How fun that you've having a little vacay!! This card is just delightful! I love the rich blues that you used...I swear, it looks like it's velvet!! Scrumptious!!! Hugs. Pat Frank

Inspired By Friends said...

Beyond cute card. I love the colors you used. Thanks for joining us at Stamping With The Dragon.
Hugs,
Beth

LINDA W. said...

Gorgeous Charlene!!! love your coloring ...beautiful dp's and
die cuts.
hugs from Texas Linda

Lisa said...

Hi Charlene! I have been a follower for quite some time but it didn't show my pic. I am RaiderSoonerMom. I followed again even though it said I was already a follower!
I love this Tilda image! All my new Tildas are due to arrive Thursday and I can't wait to color her up. Butterflies are my fav! You really made Tilda gorgeous!!! I LOVE IT!
Big Hugs!

Annette Bowes said...

Gorgeous card Charlene! Beautiful papers and detail, enjoy the rest of your weekend, take careX:)

Cheryl said...

This is a beauty, charlene! Love, love the color of her dress!
Great spring card! Good luck!

Barb F said...

Very pretty! Love the colors, love the dress!!

Cathy said...

Gorgeous card, Charlene. I love the purples. Your Tilda is colored wonderfully and the DPs are lovely.

Hope you are having a wonderful vacation getaway...

Hugz,
Cathy Lee

Diane said...

Love your blog Charlene. Love this Tilda with her beautiful purple dress. Nice job!

Yone said...

OH !! This Tilda is really cute ! Your coloring is great ! Will be yr happy follower for sure ! Hugs,Yone

Peggie said...

Beautiful card. You did a great job with this color combination.

RenateKreativ said...

What a beautiful card. I love your colur.
Hugs from germany
Renate

Shanna Shands said...

She is one of my favorite stamps. I run from butterflies in real life but she is just so cute.

Rene said...

Oooh my new favorite image...I just love her! And she looks divine...so sweet in purples!
Enjoy your vacation!!!!!
Rene :D

Lisa said...

Hi Charlene! I love this card! This has to be my all time favorite Tilda and I am working on her now! Fantastic colors, design, and as usual your coloring is over the top!
Big Hugs!

cdjcape521 said...

I love your purple's, my fave color! Thanx for sharing such a beautiful creations!

Leslie Anne Avila said...

Charlene,
I'm finally getting around to do some serious blog browsing. I'm glad I dropped by your blog. Your card is super adorable. Especially loving the beautiful color palette that you've chosen. Keep them coming.
Blessings from Georgetown~
Leslie

Patricia St Martin said...

This is wonderful. I'm so glad everyone had a great time. I would of loved to be their. My Dad lived in phoenix for 46 years and I would visit him in the spring, but he is gone now. This is the best time of the year to be their also. Just love your card you did a stunning job. Love the beautiful colors you used. Love those Tilda's.
Hugs...

Judy K. said...

What an adorable card Charlene! Your coloring is sooo vibrant and wonderful with that paper! Cute bucket and charm too!!!
Small world Charlene, I live in Goodyear. Sorry I could'nt make it to 7 Kids :(
Judy K.