Friday, August 9, 2013


Doodle Pantry is sponsoring this week's Sister Act Card Challenge  with the theme 'anything goes' !   Can't wait to see what everybody  comes up with.   I do hope you take a look and decide to participate.  I used a new August release image  from the Doodle Pantry stamp set called 'Magnolia'.

Card details:
Stamp 1:Magnolia- new stamp Aug 1st release. This fabulous stamp set is 'free with purchase' at the Doodle Pantry Shop from Aug.1st thru Aug. 24th, 2013. See here for details!
Stamp 2. Stampin Up background stamp Floral' used for the heat embossed large square in the far back.
Magnolia - Free with purchase Aug 1-24 only
Card stock:   Stampin' Up  
DP:  none
Die Cuts: Marianne Designs (fancy white circle beneath the Spellbinders Nestabilities Beaded Circle, Stampin Up  Sizix Birds & Blooms  Flower pieces, Cuttlebug Hearts & Stamps
Punch: Martha Stewart branch punch
Embossing Folders:Cuttlebug Swiss Dots, Stampin Up 'Modern Mosaic'  
Other: brads, embossing powder. ribbon,pop dots, stickles for the flower centre and
highlighting the petals
Techniques: Dry and heat embossing; dimensions
Sketch: Bearly Mine Challenge #97 - Closed

1. Crafty Ribbons: #56 Anything Goes with Ribbon
2. Delightful Challenges: Make it Pop  (My magnolia flower is cut out three times and popped up;  the three flowers used as embellishments are adhered to the card with pop dots)
3. Sarah Hurley: #83 texture & dimension (My magnolia flower is cut out three times and popped up;  the three flowers used as embellishments are adhered to the card with pop dots and for texture I have both heat & dry embossed background papers)
4. Crafts and Me: #139 Anything Goes
5. Crafty Creations: #234 Texture  (heat and dry embossed my background paper)
6. Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge: #139 Dry embossing
7. Stamp and Doodles: Anything Goes
8. Whimsical Designs: Anything Goes
9.  Bearly-Mine: #98 Tic Tac Toe: I used diagonal line of Hearts, Circles, Digi Image
10. Going Grey with Scrape-Creations: Anything Goes


  1. Hello Glenda. This is just the most gorgeous card. Lovely image and so wonderfully coloured,fab design and papers, and full of lovely textures too. SIMPLY STUNNING my friend.
    Happy crafting.
    Love Sandra xxx

  2. Wow, what a fresh take on the magnolia image. LOVE the unexpected red and all the texture and sparkle. Another spectacular creation, Glenda.

  3. Beautiful, Glenda! I love the way the magnolia just pops off that darker background. Fab color choices. Wonderful sparkle.

  4. Hi Glenda what a fabulous design! Love the magnolia image you have coloured it so delicately and prettily! Gorgeous! Susan x

  5. Love the image and fab

  6. Absolutely beautiful Glenda, gorgeous image die cuts and flowers, fabulous colours too.

    Hugs Julie xxx

  7. Ohhh,,, what a lovely card with such rich colors! …love it!!

  8. Oooh lovely sweet card, thanks for sharing with us at CRAFTY RIBBONS and BEARLY - MINE x carol

  9. the layers & it's packed full of lovely texture!
    Hugs Jo x

  10. A beautiful card Glenda. Carol x

  11. This is gorgeous, Glenda!! I love the way you coloured the flower!! The pop of green with the corals is beautiful!!

  12. This is beautiful Glenda, you've done a wonderful job colouring the magnolia. I love all the layers in the background too. Great job!

  13. What a pretty have done a gorgeous job on the the bit of shimmer on it too. Lots of texture on this great card. I must remember to use my EF more often as it is such a noce look to see texture!

    Will catch up on your posts that I have missed when I return from England. We are spending the month of August across the pond. We have been sightseeing pretty well every day! I will have lots of scrapbook pages to make when I get home!

  14. Such a beautiful creation and a great choice of elements from our Tic Tac Toe challenge this week. Thanks for joining us at Bearly Mine this week and hope to see you back there again soon.

    Sharon x

  15. Glenda, love this card. The flower if beautiful and those colors are really pretty. Lots to look at and enjoy. Enjoy the weekend.


  16. Beautiful card Glenda, gorgeous colours and flowers..Thank you for joining us this week at Bearly-Mine challenges and hoping you join us again soon. Good luck..Hugs Lozzy xx

  17. A beautiful design with such wonderful vibrant colouring.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

  18. Beautiful card and I love the colors!

  19. This is a beauty! Love the color combination and your embellishments are wonderful! Have a wonderful week!

  20. Fabby card, love the colours. Thank you for sharing with us at BearlyMine Challenges this week. Good Luck. hugs Jackie, DT. x

  21. Very nice card. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations.
    Hugs Anna-Karin

  22. It's a beautiful card,so pretty.Thanks for sharing it at Sarah Hurley's.

  23. beautiful card:) thanks for joining penny s challenge this week x

  24. Wowza Glenda, this sure is stunning!! I just look at it and simply way wow! Love, love, love it!!!


  25. Glenda, gorgeous card! Love it! Thanks for sharing with us at Stamp N Doodle this week. Good luck!
    Have a nice day!

  26. Gorgeous card. I love the image and beautiful colours
    Sue xx

  27. Gorgeous card! Love the pretty image, embossing, and all your wonderful details!