Friday, 8 June 2012

Shall I compare thee...

Hello lovely peeps!
It's time for an Edwin challenge at Just Magnolia! I'm guessing not many of us are thrilled about that; putting aside all those lovely girly papers and lace and ribbons doesn't sound that much fun...hehe. So we also have the option for you to make a Father's Day project which, of course, may carry a Tilda image on:). Now, that sounds more interesting, isn't it? 
I'm not a big Edwin fan, that's why my Magnolia collection only counts 3 Edwins, so  I chose this cute one with a lovely butterfly for my card today. I wanted it to be more romantic, it didn't turn out great but for an Edwin card it looks 

And a close-up:

I chose not to add many layers, these DCWV papers are too beautiful to be covered. I just love them!

Medium: copics/promarkers
Embellishments: Wild Orchid Crafts flowers, ribbon  and metal buttrefly; button from Bunny Zoe- Almanach collection, Tim Holtz film strip.
Misc; distress ink- Walnut Stain, stickles, glitter, pearls
Dies: Magnolia- heart swirl
Sentiment: sonnet 18 by William Shakespeare written in Photoshop,
sentiment-computer generated

Challenges for my card:
Frosted Designs Fabulous Friday – Stitching, Inspire Me Fridays – Always Anything Goes, Pattie's Creations - include a digi / stamped image -Fathers Day / Male, Phindy’s Place -Fathers Day / Masculine, Stampin' For The Weekend - Bugs & Butterflies, Crafty Ribbons -Butterflies & bows, DRS Designs -Anything that can fly, Southern Girls -Things with wings, Through the Craftroom Door -Distressing, Whimsy Inspiration -things with wings.

And a sneak peek of the inside. Just click on the photos to enlarge them so you can read the sonnet.

Tha's it from me today; hope you will join us for the Edwin/Father's Day challenge! Let's not forget there are so many boys in our lives and they deserve cards too!!!

Have a lovely weekend! Enjoy sun and quality time with your loved ones!



Christa said...

oww love this card so much beautiful colors and butterfly's hugs christa

Fabiola said...

oh trop mignon, si romantique, biz

Carla S. said...

This is absolutely gorgeous, Iulia! You worked wonders with the beautiful papers and details and whole design! Edwin is adorable, too!

Pattie G said...

This is perfect for our challenge at Pattie’s Creations. Thanks for joining us!
Pattie ♥

Karin said...

So cute and your layers and embellishments just blow me away! Thanks for playing at DRS Designs!

Shelia said...

oh wow, love all the details on this gorgeous creations!! Thanks for playing along in the DRS Designs' challenge.

Sandi said...

Lovely card! Thanks for playing in our 'Father's Day or card for a Guy' Challenge #45, and for using a Digital OR Stamped image!
Sandi ♥
DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
and Pattie's shop
Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

Shannah said...

Gorgeous card Julia! Great colouring and beautiful papers - and I just love the sonnet inside! So glad you joined our Whimsy Inspiration Challenge this week! Hugs, Shannah xox

Tessa en Anke said...

Lovely card. Beautiful colouring. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons. Good luck

BrendaB said...

This is gorgeous! I love the microbeads in the corner, and the stitching! Thanks for joining us at Frosted Designs this week.

Ashley Horton said...

WOW! So much awesome stuff to look at on this very adorable card!! Love the stitching around the perimeter of the card! Thanks for playing along with us @ Frosted Designs!!

Pat said...

Love this!! Edwin is so the scene you created...and your embellies and design are perfection!! Hugs. Pat Frank

cebelica said...

Your card is gorgeous! I love the design and all the details. Thanks for playing with us at Crafty ribbons! Hugs! xx

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