Monday, December 13, 2010

NZ Aunty

Hello Friends!
My final Christmas card  is going to my aunt in New- Zealand.
She is 88 years young. I have colored this one again with distress inks.
the DP is from a Stampin up designer collection. I have also used a favourite  Spellbinders frame.
It is also one of my favourite Magnolia stamps.


Sandy said...

Oh wow Maz - this is neat. Don't cha just love it when you look at a card and it catches you by surprise! I like the way this is arranged with the pattern more or less bumping up to the solid. Your coloring look so good - I haven't been able to blend well yet.

Patti Jo said...

Love this design you've used the frame and added the side tag along with the lace!!! Beautifully colored Tilda with her pile of presents! Your aunt will be thrilled I'm sure!!!

cabio's craft corner said...

How pretty to see this colored Tilda. She looks so soft on this coloring and the lace trims give it an even more elegant look. Looks awesome :o)

Sharon Keanly said...

Your card is gorgeous. I am sure your Aunty in NZ is going to love her. hugs Sharon

Candy said...

What a fantastic job you have done with this card, Marion! I love your paper choices and the lace. Tilda is coloured beautifully.
I know your Aunt will love this card :o)
Hugs, Candy

Madge H. said...

Beautiful card Maz, so crisp and clean looking. Great job of layering to make mailing easy
rubber hugz, inky wishes,

Iulia said...

Hi, Maz! One more beautiful creation! Gosh, your coloring is so fabulous... yet seems so natural! You are a master of distress inks! I'm also in love with this image. I love the way you've separated the curls;) and that lace is adorable. You'll aunt will definitely love it. Hope it'll get there in time;)
Hugs, iulia

Kristel said...

A really gorgeous card Maz! Really stunning!
Hugs Kristel

Cami said...

Your card is so pretty and your coloring is beautiful, Maz! Your aunt will love this card. Great layout and pretty DPs. Love the pearls! Hugs, Cami

Anonymous said...

Oh Maz I am so jealous, I just love your coloring with Distress Inks. I can't color with them to save myself.
Your card is so elegant, and the Spellbinders frame is so perfect with that DP. The lace is the icing on the lovely cake. Love it!

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Happy Holidays


cathylynn said...

WOW! You colored this sweet Tilda so beautifully. Great DP and that Spellbinder makes a great frame. Your Aunt will treasure this card!
Hugs, Cathy-Lynn

Anonymous said...

adorable Tilda Maz! WOW! your final card?!!! WOW! I feel like I haven't started yet! lol
Pam Going Postal

Card Crazy said...

Lovely layout and darling Tilda. Such a sweet card.
Sue S.

Myrna said...

Maz, Tilda is super cute! Love how you colored her! Awesome job on your card!

Danielle Champagne said...

Hy! Maz, Tilda is just so lovely, thisis one of my favourites. I love your papers, and the die cut on which you showcased Tilda. So very pretty!
Hugs. D.

Jennibee's Cardspot said...

This is just lovely, love the red & white together, love the image
Hugs Jenni xxx

Silvie Z said...

Another beautiful card, Maz! Very pretty color combo! Love the layour and the Spellbinders frame and lace trims look awesome!
Wonderful job on your card! Your aunt will love it!
Wishing you a wonderful Christmas time!

becca said...

Ahh, one of my favourite Tilda's and you've coloured her in so prettily! I love the red!

Janie Printz said...

Another wonderful card & colored up like a dream ... Love your punch border, lace & those terrific SB dies.
Hugs, Janie

Eve said...

Beautiful distress inks coloring!! Luv that nesties too :-) Matched colors & designs on the back. I'm sure your aunt will luv it!:-)

Christina C. said...

Beautiful job coloring this cutie!!! Your aunt will treasure this card.

Leslie Avila said...

Yet another beautifully executed card. I'm going to have to give coloring with distressed inks a whirl. Great job!
Hugs to you,

Pat said...

Hi Maz...gorgeous card, sweetie!! I love your DPs and design. I especially love how you colored Tilda...just beautiful!! Pat Frank

Barb Hardeman said...

Hi Maz!
Love the way you've done the red and white contrast in this card. You've done a beautiful job coloring this darlin'.
Merry Christmas

Vivace said...

Hi Maz,
I love this card. So cute. I love, especially, the border punch you used. I am signing on as a follower! Love your blog!

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