Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Birthday Wishes - Magnolia-licious

Good morning and welcome to our next Colour Challenge at Magnolia-licious Challenge Blog. So it's officially summer in our house. School is out and the kids are already bored!!!  Poor things. Gosh what I wouldn't do for 10 weeks off of work for no other reason than to chill out and relax!   Those kiddos have a pretty busy schedule though, so hopefully they won't be terribly bored. We wouldn't want that, now would we? 

We had a busy weekend. My nephew came in town so we hung out at a friends house playing volleyball until a torrential downpour came. Ended the night watching that horrible NBA game between the Celtics and Heat. I really wanted Celtics to win. Not only am I a huge fan of them but truth be told, they are getting old and some of their contracts are up....so I really wanted them to get to the finals again!!! Yes, I am being a poor sport about it and I don't care. Living in Florida I get tormented about being a Celtic Fan. Not to mention, I am originally from Ohio, so I do root for some of those teams and LeBron use to be my favorite player and now I would like for nothing more than him to FAIL! LOL  Yes...I said it. I think the boy needs to be humbled for another year!!  So GO OKLAHOMA THUNDER...;-)

This weeks Color inspiration is -  Pink, Orange, White and Green....

I used Tilda w/Balloon, which is available in the Magnolia-licious Store.  I used a the dot technique for the background. The papers are from Authentique. That beautiful Bakers Twine color is cantaloupe and it is available at The Ribbon Carousel.

Be sure to come by the Challenge blog and check out all the brilliant creations from the other DT.  Join us in the challenge to win a $25.00 Gift Certificate to the Magnolia-licious Store.

Tuesday Taggers- Anything Goes
Bunny Zoe - Girls, Girls, Girls
Lexi Creations - Birthday
Make it Monday - Anything Goes

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Doreen said...

Gorgeous card,beautifully coloured...love the layout.xxx

Karen said...

This is so cute and colorful!! I love it! : )

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous card Tracy! Love how you've highlighted Tilda by cutting out part of her body. Lovely CAS card style and super elegant presented this way. Beautiful job! hugs, Angela

Doreen Horats, Clayton said...

Hi Tracy, love your bright and happy colored card. No summer yet here in Oregon, still rains...LOL but that is the NW.
Blessings Doreen

Barb Hardeman said...

Wonderful! Love the color scheme and your coloring is fabulous! Beautiful work Tracy...blessings...Barb <><

Elle said...

Your card is adorable! I really like how your background shadow offsets Tilda. Love those dots!

Candy said...

Hi Tracy,
CUTE card :o)
Love that Tilda is the centre of attention.
Beautiful colouring. I am always partial to simple layouts and this is just darling.
Big hugs, Candy

Cathy Lee said...

Adorable card, Tracy. Awesome watercolor background. It makes Tilda really stand out.
Cathy Lee

Karen said...

Very pretty card! I like how you did the twine.


Suzi Mac said...

This is so pretty Tracy, I love the design and the colour combo.
Suzi x

cathylynn said...

You did an awesome job on this card. Great coloring with fabulous details!
Hugs, Cathy-Lynn

Diana Crick said...

Tracy, She is so, so sweet. I love how you have isolated her and absolutely gorgeous coloring The dot background looks fabulous!!
hugs, Diana

Danielle Champagne said...

Very pretty Tracy, lovely summer colors! Hugs.

cabio's craft corner said...

Cute card and love the simply gorgeous design of your card Tracy :o)

Norma said...

Tracy, beautiful card. Wonderful layout--love the clean look. Fab colouring and I love the dotted background.

Crafty Mamma Mia said...

Hi Tracy - this card is simply gorgeous! I love your image and she's coloured so beautifully. I also love the colour of your twine and that multistrand bow looks wonderful! Thanks for joining our "Happy Birthday" challenge at Lexi's Creations.
Helen x (DT)

Marjorie said...

Lovely card hun, Tilda looks so cute...gorgeous colours..
Thank you for joining us over at Make it Monday this week..

Maire Gamber said...

Gorgeous card as usual Tracy. You know I am a fan of yours! :D
I came by for a closer view from MIM! TFS
Hugs, Marie

Suzan L said...

Hi Tracy, your card is so adorable! Your coloring of Tilda is just beautiful! I love the addition of the twine with the button!

Lisa said...

Wow, your coloring is amazing! Saw your pretty card on Make it Monday and had to have a closer look at it :)

zandra said...

Cute, love the colour combo. thanks for playing with us at TIOT.
Hugz, Z

Wendy Ramlakhan said...

Awwww, love this color combo....it's so cheerful. I never remember that I don't have to use all of the image sometimes....this is perfect!!

Andrea said...

This is a lovley card :) thanks for joining us at Lovely Hanglar and Sweet Magnolia


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