Tuesday, January 1, 2013

A Rose for You

isn't this rose a perfect rose for either Valentines or any special occasion  where you wish to send a bit of love....

New release 

RELEASE DATE -Jan 1st ,2013  It is January release  time at Doodle Pantry   and Laurie has some wonderful new  digital stamp sets for sale  plus  precoloured versions of some  older stamp sets! Please go to the 'Latest Release' section to view them all!   The stamp Set 'free with purchase" for Jan 1st thru Jan 24th is  'Olive You'. see January Specials!  

New  Challenge
CHALLENGE  DATE: Jan 1st  1200 Noon EST- Jan 24th 9:00 PM .   The featured  image will be available from Jan 1st to 24th only and can then be purchased online at the Doodle Pantry Shop. DPDC3featured image is the  Cupid Turtle stamp set  and will be emailed to all who participate in the challenge! 

Card details:
Stamp: Doodle Pantry Digital 'Rose and Bud' stamp set  
Sentiment: from same stamp set as image
 Colour medium: Prismacolor Markers  
Cardstock:   Stampin' Up's  
Die Cuts: Spellbinders   'Scalloped Circle, Standard Circle, Fleur de Lis Squares & Fancy tages;  Marianne Designs flourish , 
Punches:  corner punch
Embossing folders: Cuttlebug  - Divine swirls 
Other: rhinestones
Technique: dimensions: Fleur deLis frame is popped up from the divine swirls paper, the rose and bud is popped up from the circle and the bud is popped up from the previous rose and bud...

1.Paper makeup Stamps: #69 Anything Goes
2.Forever Friends Fortnightly Challenge #52 Anything Goes
3.Kaboodle Doodles Challenge #152: Anything Goes
4.Challenges 4 Everybody:#10 Anything Goes
5.Electic Ellapu #10 Anything Goes
6. Avadares: #7 Valentines Day or Love
7.Card Crafters Circle:#55 Anything Goes
8. Lady Anne's Challenges: Dec/Jan Sentimental Fridays; Anything Goes
9. Stampin for the Weekend: #24 Anything Goes
10.Wags n' Whiskers:#94 Anything Goes


  1. Hello Glenda, and a very Happy New Year to you my friend.
    Well what a stunning creation this is. I love the embossed background. Stunning flowers and wonderful detail.
    Simply Gorgeous.
    Lots of love, Sandra xxxx

  2. OH WOW, Glenda! What a stunning card I absolutely love it. Love the embossing and all the dies you used.
    Michaela xx

  3. Glenda, this is gorgeous! Love your coloring and the embossing. Beautiful card!

  4. Fantastic coloring on the new rose, Glenda! Love the design of this card, and the terrific embossing on the background.

  5. Oh Glenda, what an elegant creation! Love the texture, gorgeous coloring and details. Beautifully done and perfect in every way. I hope you have a wonderful day and wishing you all the best in the New Year.

  6. This is gorgeous, Glenda!! The red and green are so pretty against the white BG!!

  7. Delicious design, Glenda. All of those fancy die cuts are splendid.
    Thanks for joining us at Avadares Challenge blog.
    Happy New Year,

  8. Happy New Year!!!! Great card for 2013!!!!

  9. Happy New Year Glenda, this is beautiful love the embossing and elegant die cuts.
    Hugs Rachael :) xx

  10. Glenda, you have created an absolutely beautiful card! From the embossing to the die-cuts to the image, it's all wonderful! Thanks fore joining Eclectic Ellapu!

  11. The image and design are lovely...The superb diecuts and embossing just finish this card beautifully!!!
    Fabulous card!

  12. I think the rose is gorgeous, wonderful for any occasion. Love all of the embellishments but also the simplicity of it. Happy New Year Glenda!

  13. This looks so real that you could just pick it now and put it in a vase - beautiful coloring as usual.

  14. Breathtaking Glenda!!! The roses look so real!! Lovely coloring!

  15. Wow, how beautiful Glenda!!!! Gorgeous coloring, I love red roses!! Love your embossed layer and lacy die cut. Happy new year to you.


  16. A great card for any occassion Glenda. I love the dramatice red and green against the white! So pretty!

  17. Oh wow this is just beautiful and so elegant. Such a fresh design.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

  18. Hello Glenda Happy New Year to you, wow I love this card I have that centre die , must get it out and use it more its so pretty well done .
    Hugs Elaine

  19. So beautiful is your card and thank you for joining in our challenge at Forever Friends Anything Goes good luck and hope to see you again next time DT Member Sandra H xx

  20. WOW, where do I start. All the descriptive words have been used in other comments. This is beautiful in all ways. Thanks for joining us at Avdares for this challenge.
    Margaret, DT

  21. This is just gorgeous,love the

  22. Your rose is stunning and I love the whole look of this very pretty creation. Thanks for joining us at Card Crafter's Circle...good luck!
    By the way....that could be my black Lab (Bonnie) sitting in your corner...only she now has a mostly white muzzle seeing as she's 14 years old...hahaa!

  23. WOW, your card is beautiful...Your coloring is outstanding. I love the dies. Just a wonderful card. I love it....joann sassy raggedy

  24. what a fantastic card thank you for sharing it with us at FF challenge hugs sassy DT

  25. Stunning - and what a beautiful rose to color - this can be used for so many occasions - BEAUTIFUL.

  26. Back again for another visit...thanks for the nice comments about my room...Believe me, it isn't that tidy all the time...that is why I took the commemorate that i got it to that point.
    I like my supplies organized all the time but i am bad about reshelving everything after a project or three. That is what that brown 13x13 inch basket is for over on the far right...when it is is time to reshelve!!!

  27. Glenda, I am back with my design team hat on. This is just such a beautifully elegant creation. A real feast for the eyes. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    {Lady Anne’s Paper Crafts DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  28. ok...where is my comment swear I thought I left...haha AGain, glad I was revisiting some of my favorite blogs. I like to go back and ohhhh and ahhh over card creations. To see a rose around here this time of year would be a marvel. I love to see flowers this time of year to brighten my day in the dreary winter. Love your card and beautiful rose with all those delicate embellishments.

  29. Beautiful card. Love the pop of red against the white.

  30. Love your beautiful card, love how you used your die cuts to frame the rose.

    Alena Lucero-Tenreiro
    Cards by Lady Anne
    Design Team Member

    Anela's Creations Blog

  31. Thank you for sharing your talent at Card Crafter's Circle this week!

  32. Beautiful card with a lovely image. Thanks for joining us at SFTW.

  33. Great card.. fantastic use of die cuts.. Thanks for joining us at Challenges 4 Everybody, Good luck! Sandy :)

  34. Hi Glenda! What a gorgeous card! I agree the image is perfect for a few different uses but I *love* your idea of the "a rose for you" card for those "just because" occassions - brilliant and inspiring! :) Also, I want to say thank you for dropping by my blog and leaving such a lovely comment - it made my day. All the best, Lisa.

  35. Glenda this is a gorgeous card, very stylish! Thanks for joining in the challenge at Forever Friends,Lisa (DT) x

  36. Beautiful card Glenda!
    Thanks for sharing at Kaboodle Doodles!

  37. What a gorgeous card, Glenda! Love the beautifully colored image, the die cuts and the embossed background! Hugs

  38. Very pretty Glenda. I love how you use all the die cuts and embossing folders. You're right, red roses are great anytime!

  39. Hi Glenda, Your card is so beautiful, the embossed background and the die cuts are wonderful and the Rose image is stunning and the colour and how you have coloured it is perfect.

  40. So very elegant! Love the way you double layered the sentiment. Your cards are always so creative.