Monday, November 18, 2013

A Magical Castle

Hobbycutz is such an amazing brand. Kobie's designs inspire me!
Take this cut out flower window for example. I feel like I am looking out the window of a nearby cottage, across the sea from this amazing castle.
Speaking of castles, I recently visited Disney with my daughter and granddaughter. Everything about Disney is real to 6-year-old Molly.
We ate dinner in the castle. She met all the princesses, had her picture taken with them, and got their autographs in her special little album.
And SHE became a princess herself, which allowed me to be the "Queen Mother" and get sprinkled with Pixie Dust, along with my daughter, the "Queen."
It was a truly magical day.
The breathtaking digital stamp image of the castle is from Digital 2 For Tuesday. I am so thankful that I came across this site quite some time ago. Cora graciously shares these images free of charge.

The paper is from Hobby Lobby. I used a Tim Holtz Die called, Tattered Banners to create the simple sentiment piece, along with a retired stamp from See D's (I don't think they are around anymore).
 I inked all the edges with Distress Ink and a bit of Stickles give some glimmer.
The image is colored with Prismacolor Pencils.
I am entering this card in the following challenges
card mania - autumn colors
crafty boots - remembrance
make it Monday - anything goes
Be sure to check out the challenge at Hobbycutz.
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Have a Magical Day!


  1. What special memories:) Beautiful card, love how you've coloured the image, it really is magical and the frame is gorgeous. Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

  2. hello Bev .Fabulous window ! love the image and your colouring .
    Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday

  3. beautiful card, gorgeous layout and super colour combinations, great image you used and love that you have shared it with us at

  4. Hi Bev...Gorgeous card and colors. I spotted this on MIM..Loz

  5. Fab card, I love how you have coloured your castle and the window frame is gorgeous. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  6. Gorgeous card. Love the image, coloring and fab window frame. Thank you for joining us at Card Mania Challenge.

  7. This card is wonderful! I love your design, the castle hill being placed behind the decorative window die cut is such a great touch. A lovely card -spotted it on MIM.

  8. Great card...gorgeous paper and colours.

    Thank you for joining us over at the Scribble and Scrap Challenge. Good luck.


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