Monday, July 7, 2014

In the Garden

Challenge time at  Digi Sketch with a theme of In the Garden.

Doodle Pantry is the proud sponsor of the challenge

 Card Recipe       5 1/5 x 51/2 inch card base
Stamp - Doodle Pantry digital stamp  'Topped with Class' ,Impression Obsessions cover a background stamp 'Butterflies' heat embossed
Sentiment: Stampin'  Up Fabulous Phrases
Card Stock: Stampin' Up
Die cut  - Memory Box   Vivienne Butterfly, Fauntleroy Crest (for the flourishes under the the flower), Spellbinders Oval
Punch -Marvy daisy punches for the flower.I cut the petals to give them an indentation and sponged them with Rose Red ink, dotted them with a markers and joined them together with a brad),

We have been having some  beautiful summer days  and  I sit outside and admire my garden, pick a few weeds, deadhead some flowers and just  soak it all in .There is usually a light breeze and it often rains at night while we sleep. Can it get any better, even the mosquitoes are leaving me alone.

1.Come and Get it Challenges: Cool Things for Summer ( I choose a garden hat)
2.613 Avenue Create #79 Anything Goes with optionto create your own challnge (mine is just the anything goes theme)
3. FairyTale Stampers: #41 Summer plus DT call
4. Pile it On Challenge #27Add Some Flowers
5. Hiding in My Craftroom: #156  Think Summer
6. Suzy Bee's Bloomin'  Challenge Blog:#36 Anything Goes


  1. This is gorgeous Glenda. I love the image, pretty colours and beautiful flower too.
    hugs Sue xx

  2. This is beautiful, Glenda. The papers, colors and your take on the challenge are perfection. Love it!

  3. Just. Beautiful!!! I don't have much a garden this year since I just moved, so I'll just enjoy your beautiful card. Did you cut the hat and place on pretty background? I was trying to read all the cool things you did to make this gorgeous card.

  4. This is just gorgeous,fab

  5. Thanks for sharing your super creation for Suzy Bee's Bloomin' challenge 36 - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

  6. Beautiful card Glenda...Love those wonderful colors and design. Enjoy the outside while you can...Hugs, joann

  7. Very cute! Love the flower. NancyD

  8. Lovely card Glenda...the colours are gorgeous!
    hugs Jo x

  9. Gorgeous Design...just perfect for our challenge over at Suzy Bee's, I do hope you will join us again next week for another fun challenge..
    Suzy B (Owner)

  10. Oh wow Glenda this is a beautiful card, the image is gorgeous and beautiful papers and design.
    Hugs Julie xxx

  11. Gorgeous card! Yes, it has been a very mild summer this year. It's been very nice. But we've had a lot of rain so unfortunately the gnats and mosquitoes are horrible!

  12. This is gorgeous, colors, design, your hat is adorable and flower is beautiful. Thanks for sharing with us at Come and Get It challenge this week. Barb DT

  13. Ooh this is gorgeous Glenda… such a fab image and the pretty papers are perfect with it… I love the flower… so beautiful with the inked edges! :-)
    Glad you are enjoying your garden… it's been lovely here today… not too hot and a lovely gentle breeze… perfect! :-)
    Hope you're having a good week!
    Love Sue xx

  14. Hi Glenda a fabulously pretty card. Love the flower you made especially the pretty inked edges. We are having rather nice weather too - long may it last! Susan x

  15. This is a cute card, and very Garden Partyish.... love it. Thanks for joining us over at HIMCR for the summer challenge.

  16. Fabulous card Glenda, love it!

    Warm hugs

  17. a beautiful summer card
    Thank you for joining at Fairytale Stampers

  18. eine schöne karte!

    dankefür die TN. bei den Farytale Stamper.

    glg meggi

  19. Keep coming back to this beautiful card...I see future casing!

  20. A really nice summer card!
    Thank you so much for joining us at Fairytale Stampers :-)

    xx Karola xx