Thursday, 13 October 2011

Card for Sister:)

Hi there! Thank you for being here, I'm overwhelmed by your support and kind words. This is a scheduled post; we are planning a one week vacation to Rome, so just wanted to have this done before we leave.

This week's challenge theme over at Digital Pencil Too is again settled by our precious hostess  Elaine and she wants us to be 

Now, what can be simpler than this? Music is part of our lives, so is crafting. Let's mix them up, I'm sure the result can't be but wonderful:) 
For my card, I was inspired by a French song- Laam- Petite Soeur; I'm a French language, culture and music lover, I even speak French with my little one (who goes to a German speaking kindergarten and we are
I have been planning making a card for my sister for a long time; just didn't seem to find the right time and state of mind for that. Actually, when I first saw this image on Dorcas' blog, I knew I had to have it. I even went so far as to ask the card from Dorcas:) but she also had it done for her sis. So I actually stole the idea from here along with the sentiment:) Thanks for the inspiration sweetie. Luv ya dearly!

Stamp: Mo Manning- Stepsisters
Coloring medium: copics/promarkers
Embellishments: Wild Orchid Crafts- flowers, pins and ribbon
Dies: nestabilities- Fleur de Lys Squares,
Sentiment- computer generated

Some challenges for my card:
Charisma Cardz - In Stitches; Crafty Ribbons - Ribbon and Lace; Little Miss Muffet Challenges -Girly Girl; Meljens Designs - Use a Ribbon; Freshly Brewed -fancy folds; I Brake For Challenges -Girl Power (2nd wk); My Mum's Craft shop -song inspired, Whimsy Inspires - Punches/diecuts; Crafty Cardmakers -3Anything Goes;

Hope many of you will join us in the fun this week too; let the music inspire you this time and share with us your gorgeous creations! Look forward to seeing them!
Don't forget to pay a visit to my most talented teamies and leave them some love as you pass by!
Thank you all for being here and wish you all the best! Take care!


Chrissy said...

Beautiful colours Iulia, and the image is just wonderful...goes so well with the sentiment and certainly made me smile.
Gorgeous colouring and so very pretty.


Debbie said...

This is just stunning as always..Love the bright colors, your sister is going to love it. I have the same image for the same reason, my wonderful, I guess the three of us think alike... I'll be borrowing the sentiment shortly..Love that you and your family speak so many languages always told my husband to only speak to the boys in italian but did he,


Lionelsa said...

The part of the song text and the image are so cute. Lovely bright colors and details.

Danielle said...

Hello Iulia, OH!!!! this is too cute and too funny! the sentiment you chose is just perfect for this lovely image. I have no sisters, always wish I had!! You colored your image beautifully, love the sky behind the little girls. Gorgeous girly colors. Adorable.
Have a nice vacation!

Carla S. said...

I absolutely love this, Iulia! The image is adorable and, as always, perfectly colored! Love the papers and all the amazing details! Enjoy your trip!

Dorcas said...

I LOOOVE what you did with this image Iulia! What an amazing card!

Brandi said...

Oh what a wonderful card for your sister Iulia! I am sure she will love it! :)

CreaRenata said...

Oh Julia, these two look so cute! Got a big smile on my face when I saw them. Thanks!


Grenouille Greetings said...

This is such a delightful easel card and the sentiment is a real hoot! Just right for my little sister too! Love how you have placed your pretty papers and your stitching is divine! Hugs, Lesley

Lin said...

Iulia this is just stunningly coloured and so, so pretty. Love the design, colour palette, just about everything. The sentiment is so clever too and just about describes how I feel about my own Sister and the look on the little one's face is priceless.

Thank you so much for joining us at ABC with this gorgeous creation.

Lin xx

Cathy said...

Iulia, I have seen the sentiment before but it makes me laugh every single time, so perfect for my sister. Beautifully colored image and wonderfully created card as always.

Sweetncrafty Gal said...

wow what a beautiful easel card! your colouring is amazing! fantastic choice of papers and colours! Thanks for joining this week at Charisma Cardz with our 'In Stitches' challenge! good luck carlyann xx (Charisma Cardz DT/Owner)

Tracy said...

Fantastic card! The image is so adorable, and the sentiment made me laugh. Beautiful papers too.
Thanks for taking part in this weeks MMCS challenge
Tracy x

Marianne said...

Oh I love this combination of sentiment and image! They match perfect. Beautiful colored. And your colors brigthen up my day,
Hugs Marianne

Heather said...

BEAUTIFUL, bright and cheerful card. LOVE the sentiment, hahaha!!!

Thank you for sharing and playing along with us at Freshly Brewed Challenges Fancy Folds challenge

Heather D.

Stephanie aka Nerdette said...

Fantastic card! I love this image, too funny. I didn't have a sister growing up, just brothers, but I can still relate. It is wonderful.

The sentiment is a winner. Totally fab job with all the elements, your sister will love it.

Thanks for joining us at Little Miss Muffet Stamps - Girly Girl Challenge.

Pat said...

Hi Iulia...gorgeous, m'darlin!! I need to get this image...and make a card for MY sister!! Absolute;y adorable...and the perfect sentiment!! Love it! Glad you had a fabby time in Rome!! Hugs. Pat

Gale said...

What a bright and cheerful card! I love the colors. That sentiment really made me laugh. I love it and will be using it on something for my sister! Thanks!
Thanks for playing with us at Fresh Brewed Designs for our "fancy folds" challenge.
:) Gale


This is so adorable! :O) It reminds me of my little sister, something she would say :O) I love it! Thanks for joining us at Little Miss Muffet Challenge Blog! Good Luck! Hugs! Leah Ann DT

Lola Azul said...

Lovely card!!. I like EVERYTHING! :)

Pop's Cards said...

Hi sweetie this is so great love the colours, thanks for joining us at Whimsy Challenge this week hugs pops x

Jill said...

gorgeous card Iulia love the images so cute and your colouring is amazing, gorgeous papers and perfect sewing too thanks for joining us at MMCS hugs Jill xx

Kim x said...

What a stunning card, I just love the image how cute are they!
Thanks for joining us over at Crafty Cardmakers.
Hugs Kimx

Allison said...

great card and stitching
thanks for joining us at Charisma this week

laney said...

Absolutely gorgeous Julia!!
your work is amazing!!
thanks for joining us at Charisma this time hope to see you next time too

Sheryl said...

Wow! This card is simply STUNNING! I just love the bright and cheerful colors and all of the fabulous details! Take a bow!
Thank you for joining us at Freshly Brewed Challenges for our, "Fancy Fold" Challenge!
Warm Hugs, Sheryl

crazyribbonlady said...

Great stitches card! Thank you for joining us at Charisma this week!
Emma x

Sandy said...

I thought you were going to take it easy -- !?!!! This is so cute - so very cute. Now I have to get the image. My sister's birthday is the first of December and yes she is my little sister. I will steal this idea from you - that sounds fair!!
Love your work lulia.

Gemma said...

a lovely creation! thanks for joining in our Stitches challenge this week at Charisma! Gemma :)

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