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Monday, 2 November 2015

New Winter Challenge at Marvelous Magnolia

Hi everyone,

I hope you are all well and had a brilliant weekend and had some crafty time too. Sadly my time off has come to an end and I am back at work today.

Today we have a new challenge at Marvelous Magnolia and our theme for the next two weeks is 'Winter'.

I am patiently waiting for my new Christmas maggies to arrive, but until they do I coloured up the lovely 'Show me the Way Tilda and masked her with my favourite background stamp Old Swedish Church. I kept the colouring to grey tones to hopefully create a colder feel to the scene. The icicles are a Joy die which I have covered with Glamour Dust,it is my favourite glitter which this gives a lovely sparkly effect.  Underneath the flowers on the left I've  cut a  Memory Box die, loopy rings onto some white card.  The fern leaves are an old Magnolia Doohickey die. I've sprinkled some Twinklets onto the flowers which gives a beatuiful frosty effect. All the beautiful embellishments are from the Ribbon Girl, I am so in love with the new Silver flake web ribbon, it looks amazing and forms a beautiful bow. Links to the materials I've used are at the bottom of this post, just click on a picture to be taken directly to the product. 


DI list:
Hickory Smoke and a touch of Weathered Wood on the spire of the church.

That's it from me today,

Thank you for popping in.

Take care.

Hugs
Gina xx

11 comments:

  1. Absolutely gorgeous Gina. Loving the winter scene.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

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  2. Lovely light and shade Gina and stunning detail.
    Laine
    xx

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  3. A wonderful scene Gina, love Tilda and her beautiful, frosty embellishments you have surrounded her with.
    Lorraine

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  4. Simply gorgeous Gina!! I love black/white effect of Tilda...teamed with all your fabulous glittery embellies...STUNNIING!! Have a wonderful day Gina!
    Take care,
    Beth

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  5. Lovely card Gina, nice color and a beautiful stamp.
    Hugs Bianca.

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  6. love your scene hun, so wish i had the old swedish church, it's lovely, fab colouring and detail again, so not surprised, hope your day back at work went ok, hugs Liz xx

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  7. Truly stunning Gina. Love the colour tones, Tilda is adorable and your embellishments are gorgeous. Love it.
    How your first day back at work wasn't to painful.
    Hugs Sharon. x

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  8. Love Love Love this Gina! Big time! Love the idea of the Twinklets. I have not tried those. Such a lot of detail and so so worth it. Judy x

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  9. Morning Gina, wow just stunning love every little detail.

    Hugs diane

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  10. I still love this Christmas stamp from last year, it looks totally fab with the b & w treatment you've given it here. I must get my act together and make more Christmas cards, I can't believe it's just around the corner! :) xx

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  11. This is the most Beautiful Christmas Card. My eye keeps wanting to look at that ribbon! Love the way you used the Icicles too!

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