Sunday, October 3, 2010

Framed Magnolia

Oh my! What a busy weekend. A friend invited me up to Ft Wilderness at Disney. I was only going to stay one night, but ended up there for the entire weekend. We had such a good time. We left the boys home and it was a total girls weekend. We went to Disney's Not-so-Scary Halloween and got a bag full of candy (as if we needed that!). Then stuffed ourselves at the Food and Wine Event at Epcot on Saturday. I must say, that was delicious!!!!!!!  Epcot usually has food and beer from all the counties but this event has samples from all the regular countries and more.  We ate our way around Epcot, I'm not even kidding! We could hardly walk when we left!

I didn't have time for any stamping over the last few days, but I did have this little framed Magnolia finished but not blogged yet. I can't take credit for for the idea to frame it. My friend suggested that and I think it turned out great.

The background stamp is from Alota, you can pick it up in the Magnolia-licious shop HERE.  I didn't see Tilda w/Bike in Dianas shop at the moment, but I am sure if you ask, she would be able to get it for you. 

I colored this image with Distress Inks (still practicing...not going to give up just yet!!) I picked up the frame from JoAnns. I think the inside is 5 1/2 x 5 1/2.  My daughter took this and put it on her shelf in her room. Not before making her version. She gave this to her Kindergarten teacher for her birthday last week.  

Be looking for some Sneak Peeks from the Elisabeth Bell Digi Collection this week. You can take  guesses of what the digi is on the blog EACH DAY. There will be one winner from each day for a total of 4 (mon-thurs) then the newest Digi will be released on Friday. The DT is also having a blog hop. I can't wait, I love lvoe love my card and can't wait to share it. It's going to be hard looking at it all week and not be able to share!!  So be sure to check ou the Digi Bells DT blog this week!!!

Thanks for looking and have a great evening.


Samantha Silva said...

LOl I know the image was really "hard" to color but it came out great :) Just love it. Kisses muahhhhh

Cabio Tse said...

Love the beautiful pictures and what a wonderful idea to frame them. I have to case these idea. Thank you so much Tracy. pretty coloring too :o)

Barb Hardeman said...

Hi Tracy, I love this idea of putting your card front in a frame! Your coloring is just beautiful and I love the Alotta background. It's darling with Tilda on a bike. Your daughter's little card in the frame is tooo cute!

Pat said...

Oh fun to be at Epcot. My hubby and I went to the wine and food thing there a few years was fabulous! And we ate our way around the world there too!! We tasted plenty of wine!! Your project is beautiful, darlin...and your daughter's rendition is just gorgeous!! Talent must run in the family!! Pat Frank

sandy said...

Wow - I loved the coloring on this - it looks like a water color painting. Can't wait to see what you can do when you get through practicing!!!!!!!!
Sandy D

KayBeHybrid said...

really beautiful and great idea with the frame.. ♥
Hugs, Katrin

Candy said...

Oh Tracy!
How charming! Love your work framed :o) Gorgeous frame too.
Your painting is awesome!
Can't get over how well your daughter did on her own work - at 5 years old?
Tell her it is super from me!
Hugs ~

Jennifer said...

What a great little project, it is lovely and I am sure it looks really sweet in your DD's room.

Pam S. said...

wonderfully colored Tracy! So fun to use what we create! I've done some on 6x6 canvases for the g-kids rooms... so fun! TFS!
Pam Going Postal

Myrna said...

Beautiful job coloring with your Distress Inks. Love that background stamp!

Teri said...

Hi Tracy, Love your framed art!! They both are adorable, I love to frame the Tildas, they are such cute decortations!!!!

LINDA W. said...

Great the idea for
the frame for the wall.
Love it
Hugs Linda

Kathy Gerace said...

What a great idea to frame your picture. It is so cute. Love the door in the background. Your coloring is great.
Kathy Gerace

Kim said...

Gorgeous project!! I definitely need to try this. Although my daughter would not appreciate this as much I'm afraid. I have nieces though. :) Your coloring is outstanding!! TFS!!

Wendy Ramlakhan said...

Seriously....we are going to Epcot this weekend. Girl we need to meet up soon!!

Love the idea of framing your image!! And your coloring is just BEAUTIFUL!!


Chris said...

This is one of my very favorites! I love how you created the scene and the color choices are perfect! I just love it to bits!



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