Monday, March 5, 2012

DT Card for Lexi's Creations Challenge #60 Mother's Day

Lexi's Creations challenge #60  theme - 'Mother's Day'  March 5th thru March17th,2012

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Head on over to Lexi's Creations for  the challenge details AND  take a peek at all the lovely work from the multi talented Design Team while there! 

I decided to use Fairy Dust Butterfly  from Fairy Dust Crafts for this fortnights challenge.  I love this butterfly, probably my favorite one out there in digi stamp land!   The butterfly can be found   here! 

Card Details:
Stamp: Fairy Dust Butterfly from Fairy Dust Crafts  
Colour Medium: Prismacolor markers
Dies Used: Spellbinders Nestabilities  'Labels Five', 'Beaded Circles';
Marianne Designs for the  flourishes  and the doily looking  circle in the background
Punch: Martha Stewart for the small additional butterflies
Technique:  dimensional
Flowers: Recollections  floral embellishments

Challenges Entered:
One Stitch at a Time: #103 Recycle, reuse  I recycled wallpaper to use for the die cut background embellishments
Paper Sundaes Challenge #110 Green or Good Luck
Stampin' Sisters in Christ #129 - Psalm 91:4a   Things With Wings
 A Gem of a Challenges#41: perfect pastels
Allsorts Challenge : Week 144 Spread Your Wings
Craft your Days Away: #40 Mother's day
Hiding in my Craft Room #36 Monochromatic green
Mark's Finest papers: Speedy Fox and friends #97 Recyled ( I used wallpaper for the die cuts background embellishments)


  1. Hi Glenda
    I love your card the different tones of green are very effective, the flowers and the butterfly are beautiful.

    Hugs Julie x

  2. absolutely everything about it...can't just pin-point just one thing...keeps my eyes moving to so many little intricate, dainty scrolls, flowers and curves.

  3. A beautiful card Glenda,love the image and fabulous

  4. Beautifully elegant card Glenda x

  5. Wow Glenda, this is one stunning card!! Absolutely elegant, I love it!


  6. super card Glenda ! Thanks for joining us at 'That Craft Place' this time, hope to see you next time too, so nice of you to give us your support

  7. This is beautiful!!! That butterfly stamp is gorgeous and I love the dies you used!!!

  8. That butterfly looks fantastic!Gorgeous flowers and love the green.
    Jo x

  9. So lovely...great use of the recycled element of the challenges.

  10. Love all the diffrent frmaes used. Great card! Thanks for joining us at HIMCR AJ DTM!

  11. Wonderful Card & Fabtastic idea, thanks so much for playing with us at OSAAT.

    I have some yummy blog candy here‘s the link if you are interested

    Xoxo Marjo

  12. Great MOther's Day card - I love it - thank you so much for joining us this week at Stampin Sisters in Christ. Hope to see you again next week!

  13. Lovely card Glenda, love those flowers and flourishes! I just love that doily in the background, I bet its wallpaper, lol!

  14. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining Speedy Fox and Friends.

  15. Your card is just gorgeous Glenda.

    Thanks so much for joining in my Things with Wings theme at Allsorts this week, good luck and hope to see you again.

    B x

  16. Your card is amazing. Thank you for joining us at HIMCR.

  17. Gorgeous card, love the image and colours, thanks for joining us at CYDA, hope to see you again soon, Gaynor DT xx

  18. This is gorgeous sweetie. I love the colours. Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Day's Away this time and good luck.


  19. A beautiful card, Very elegant
    Thank you so much for entering our challenge at ALLSORTS this week, good luck & hope you’ll join us again!
    I have candy if your interested
    Hugz Fleur xXx

  20. This is a beautiful card. Love the colors :)
    Thanks for joining our challenge at CYDA.
    Hugs Berit

  21. As always just beautiful - hugs Aly xxx

  22. A beautiful butterfly! Perfect for mother's day! Thanks for going Green and Lucky with us this week at Paper Sundaes! Good luck!

    ♥ Lisabee
    My Crafting Blog

  23. Beautiful. I really like the swirling flourish in the corner! Thanks so much for linking up with us at The Hybrid Chick!

  24. Glenda this is stunning! Love the dimension and gorgeous accents. The butterfly is beautiful.