Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Birthday Wishes & Handmade Flowers

Doodle Pantry is sponsoring the Fab 'n' Funky challenge July 18th,2012 and the theme is a 'Make your own flowers':  Go take a look and if you enter their challenge you might win a Doodle pantry prize!

 The Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge #25 started  July 1st and ends 9:00 PM eastern on the 24th: theme just use a Doodle Pantry image, not just a sentiment.  Lots of changes for this months challenge rules so do read the post thoroughly if entering. July 1st was  also a new release day over at Doodle Pantry with some amazing new images, be sure to stop in and have look, see here

Doodle Pantry has two new PDF  Card Kits. see here!

Card details
I hand made the three white and yellow flowers  following a tutorial from 'What a Pretty Mess'
  • Stamp: Doodle Pantry digital stamp set Rounded wishes - I used the Big Birthday Wishes for this card and  merged a gift box into the center. The gift box is  from  Doodle Pantry's Christmas Accessories stamp set.
  • Papers:  Stampin' Up card stock Chocolate Chip and Daffodil Delight; Design paper from magazine
  • Die Cuts: Spellbinders Nestabilities standard circles & scalloped circles; Spellbinders Heartfelt Creations 'Belle Rose' for the foliage 
  • Punch: Martha Stewart for the two small butterflies  and Stampin' Up  for the large butterfly
  • Colour medium: Prismacolor Markers
  • Other:  white pearl 
1. Bearly-Mine Challenges:#44 Girly Birthday Card - I used butterflies ,flowers and flourishes - that's pretty girly:O)
2.Crazy Amigo Challenge: Free Theme
3.LEJ Designs Challenge Blog:#12 Anything Goes
4. Papertake Weekly:All things Girly - I used  butterflies, flowers and flourishes - that's pretty girly!
5. By the Cute and Girly: A Day at the ______! - mine is a day in the garden
6.Mema's Crafts: Anything Goes

7. Mishelflo's Monthly Challenge: Happy Blooming Birthday
8.Crafty Boots: Bingo - I used Green,Pearls, Yellow
9. Love to Create: #24 Use 3 of something- I have 3 butterflies and 3 flowers
10.Simon saysStamp and Show: Challenge: NO Rules


  1. Oh this is just gorgeous,love the fab

  2. WOW Glenda, this is just so beautiful. I love the design of your card, and your flowers look real. Absolutely stunning.
    Hope you are keeping well.
    Lots of love, Sandra xxx

  3. Tooo pretty! Love your flowers!

  4. Wow, your flowers are to die for and your card is absolutely gorgeous! Such a fresh and beautiful design.

  5. Love the Black Butterflys and Swirls! They look really good with the flowers:)

    Thanks for joining in at Mishelflo's Monthly Challenge:)
    michelle x

  6. Love the rich colors that you used on this card and the flowers are so fabulous and stunning!

  7. Your card is so beautiful!! But then all of your cards are!!!
    Thanks for the link to the tut! I love these flowers and will definitely try some!!

  8. Fab card Glenda and I can't believe you made those cards they look like the ones Prima do!! xx

  9. WOW, my friend, this is incredible! Love those glorious flowers.

  10. Gorgeous card. I have a thing about butterflies so this card really appeals to me. Thanks for taking part in the challenge over on Mishelflo's Blog.

  11. what a beautiful and peaceful card!!!! Thanks for joining us this month at BTC&G and we hope to see you again next challenge. Hugs, Brigitte

  12. Beautiful card with lovely blooms!!!

  13. I really love the autumnal tones you've used on your card! Thanks so much for joining us for this week's Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge!

  14. I just LOVE your flowers Glenda, they are amazing! The butterflies go so perfectly with the flowers and papers.

  15. Hi Glenda
    A beautiful card thankyou for joining us this week at Bearly Mine Challenges
    Hugs Dianne xx

    DT Member

  16. A beautiful vintage feel love it x thank you for joining in at LEJ this week xx

  17. Gorgeous card fab colours. Thanks for joining us at Bearly Mine this week. luv gina xx

  18. Hi Glenda, I am a new follower and I must say I love your card. Those flowers are gorgeous. They add a vintage feel especially with the butterflies. Thanks so much for joining us at Mema's Crafts and I hope you will visit often. Good Luck.

  19. oh this is pretty Glenda. Love those hand made blooms.
    Thanks for playing along with Michelfo and Papertake Weekly challenges
    Anne x

  20. Beautiful card. I love your flowers, they are gorgeous and add a sophistication to your design.

    Thank you for sharing work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  21. Dear Glenda what a beautiful card such gorgeous use of colour and your flowers are awesome. Happy you could join in the fun at LEJ Designs this week; good luck in the challenge. Vee xx

  22. oh this is just gorgeous love the layout,and design, bless you for playing at MMC this month,hugs Cherylxxxxxx

  23. Wowza Glenda, this card is an absolute stunner!! So beautiful and oh so elegant. I love it!!!


  24. fantastic , love the effect of the black next to the background , thanks for joining us at LEJ designs this week xx

  25. This is beautiful! I love the butterflies in black with the pearls! Thanks for sharing with us at Bearly Mine! Laura x

  26. Fab card!! I love the swirls :)

  27. Beautiful Glenda! Very elegant. The flowers are gorgeous! Love the colors too!