Wednesday 14 May 2014

Oriental Thanks

I'm super excited to have been invited to be a Guest Designer for Crafting By Designs. This weeks challenge is a 'Thank You' challenge.

I love all things oriental: flowers, food, history & especially my images. This is one of many oriental themed images I have in my stash.

Card ingredients used:

Stamps: Magnolia 'Japanese Tilda', Kaszazz Butterfly
Copics: Skin: E53  E51  E50  E02
           Hair: B32  C7  C9
           Kimono: BV02  BV31  BV000  Y00  YG01  YG13
           Flowers: RV23  RV02  RV000  YG13
Papers: Sugar & Spice Studio 'Lantern Festival', 'handmade' pink paper, cardstock
Dies/Punches: Flower punch (small, medium & large), Kaszazz Butterfly punch, Magnolia 'Swirl'
Other: Gold embossing powder, Inkessentials Enamel Accents, Oriental 'Thank You' sticker, twine, coin, pearl, Kindyglitz

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:

Tuesday Throwdown #195: Spring Blossoms
Alphabet Challenge Blog: G is for Gorgeous Gowns
Papertake Weekly: Pretty Pastels
Shopping Our Stash #151: Sign it to me! (song: Turning Japanese by The Vapors)
Loves Rubber Stamps #103: # G's Girls, Glittery & Glam
Cutiepie Challenge #69: Bring on Bling!
Little Red Wagon #237: How Charming
Glitter n Sparkles #84: Female cards
Scribbles & Scraps #18: Anything Goes
Crafting from the Heart #18: Anything Goes
Just Inspirational Team B: Anything Goes


  1. Sweet Tilda looks so gorgeous as a geisha, Alicia, and your paper matches her perfectly! Beautiful!
    Thank you for joining us at the Cutie Pie Challenge. Jane xx

  2. Super sweet Tilda image, I love Oriental themed cards. Your's is beautiful, thanks for Shopping Our Stash for the Sing it to me challenge.

  3. Beautiful card! WOW your colouring is amazing!!! Thanks for playing along with us at Shopping Our Stash for the "sing it to me" challenge.

  4. Beautiful card. Love your coloring. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Tuesday Throwdown..
    Linda K. DT

  5. Darling card. Great coloring!!

    I really love the Tilda images but I can't resist the urge to put smiles on their faces!! heehee


  6. Such a pretty image and a lovely card.

    Thanks for joining in with us this time at The Cutie Pies.


  7. Such a pretty Tilda,
    Thanks for sharing with us at Alphabet Challenge.
    Avril x

  8. what a lovely pretty card :) Thank you so much for joining us over at JIC this week, Hope you can join us next week. Sian (DT Co-owner)

  9. Such a cute card! Thanks for joining Crafting from the Heart. Kx

  10. Totally gorgeous! I love how you've coloured her, and that butterfly is perfection. Thanks so much for coming to play with us at Tuesday Morning Sketches this week :) Your card will be featured on our Facebook page this morning:

  11. Lovely Oriental Card, great use of the colours from our Photo Inspiration. Thanks for sharing with us at ATSM. Monika

  12. Sweet image!! I love your take on the sketch!!
    Thanks for joining us this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches!!

  13. Adorable!!! Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

  14. Beautiful coloring! Thanks for joining us at Shopping Our Stash!

  15. Super cute card and love the asian themed card with the sweet Tilda! Thanks so much for joining our challenge over at Loves Rubberstamps! :)

  16. Such a great Asian themed card. Love the soft colors and subtle patterns in the paper. Very lovely! Thanks for sharing your colors. I've wanted to try Asian skin for awhile so now I have a combo to try. I'm glad you joined us this week at ATS&M.