Our Challenge for you at CMC this week is Pink, Pink, Pink I’ve chosen Magnolias sweet  Princess Tilda with Ballet Shoes and created this pretty card:

ballerina tilda

My image is stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black onto Copic Express Card and coloured with Copic Sketch Markers. The Copics used are as follows: skin: E11, E00, E000, R20 hair: E55, E53, E51, E50 clothes: R85, R83, R81, R0000

For a closer look:

tilda closeup 2

And another:

tilda closeup

We have an awesome CMC prize pack on offer to the lucky Challenge winner so pop on over to the CMC challenge and have a look at the fabulous creations from the rest of the DT and why not have a try at our Pink, Pink, Pink Challenge for a chance to win a terrific prize

I am often asked how I create the card base of my shaped cards so here are a few photos in explanation, Fold an A4 or 12”x12” card in half and place shape die over the fold:

card base cutting

Add tape to one side of the card base

card base 2

Cut a single Shape die and adhere to the front of the card base

card base

You now have the base of your card ready for decoration. I’ve added some gorgeous Magnolia DP, lace, rhinestones and flowers

One last look:

tilda angel

Stamps: Magnolia #203 Princess Tilda with Ballet Shoes, SU Bliss, LOTV Circular Sentiment
Paper: Magnolia Paris Pink Peony
Cardstock: Textured White
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, SU Rose Red and Sahara Sand
Accessories: SU Oval Framelits, Go Kreate Frilly #5, Lace, Ribbon, 1 3/4” Circle Punch, Porta craft Rhinestone Flourish, Martha Stewart Leaf and Butterfly Punch, Magnolia Pink Berries, WOC Flowers, Vivaldi Pearl Stem

I will enter this card into the following Challenges:

Paper Crafting Journey Punches and Dies
CRAFT Monochromatic
Crafty Ribbons Use one or more Circles
Ribbon Girl Lace
Addicted To Stamps and More Anything Goes
Crafts and Me Anything Goes