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Monday, February 25, 2019

Crafty Cardmakers Challenge #228 Flowers


                                        Crafty Cardmakers Challenge #228 - Flowers

                        Kim is hosting today's challenge and the theme is FLOWERS!

As usual, anything you care to enter is fine, a card, scrap layout, mixed media piece,  some home decor as long as it meets the texture theme.

I used a rubber stamp from Rubbernecker titled 'Bold Daisy'. I have had this stamp for many years but a new version of it can be found here:  http://www.rubbernecker.com/product-p/506-05.htm. I made two of the flowers dimensional, added two corner die cuts to the bottom rectangle and used an embossed background from some older paper I had in my stash.

When I made this card we were in the midst of a deep freeze here in Alberta and it felt good to make a flower card, just to remind one's self that this too shall pass and life will return to the garden. Winter is beautiful but Lord I hate the cold.

On that note, have a great warm week!

Won a Top 5 Placement QKR Stampede

Challenges:
1. Crafty Catz: #450 ATG
2. Crafting with Friends:  Challenge #80 ATG
3.Creative Fingers; Challenge # 158 ATG
4. Jo's Scrap Shack: #270 ATG
5. QKR Stampede: #336 ATG   Won a Top 5 spot
6. Crafting with an Attitude: Challenge #48 ATG
7. A Bit More Time to Craft: # 86 ATG
8. Crafts Galore Encore #60 February ATG
9. Creatalicious Challenges: #157 ATG with the option of Girly

13 comments:

  1. Stunning Glenda. I'm sure I have this beautiful stamp amongst my vast stash it works so well with a bit of decoupage I might just have to find it again. Your colouring is spot on.
    Have a great day. Hugs Kimx

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  2. Absolutely gorgeous card Glenda beautiful flowers and embossed background-the two little corner die-cuts finish it perfectly
    Carol x

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  3. It's a fabulous stamp and your design is beautiful! Thank you for joining us at Crafty Catz this week.
    Chris
    x

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  4. My goodness this is gorgeous. I can see a bit of the 3D work and the colors are so pretty. Lovely layout for this stamp. I agree about how beautiful winter can be, but the older I get, the less I can tolerate the cold.

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  5. Hi Glenda, gorgeous card. Looks like a great stamp but even better in your hands! Loving the layout and your choice of colours too. Have a happy creative week, Angela xXx

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  6. What a stunning card! The flowers are gorgeous, and I love the lacy corners. Beautiful work!
    Thanks for sharing at Jo's Scrap Shack!
    Blessings,
    Christine
    DT Member
    https://withaverygratefulheart.blogspot.com

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  7. This is just beautiful, love the coloring and the whole design - corner punches are awesome! Thanks for sharing at QKR Stampede!

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  8. This is gorgeous! Beautifully colored and love the lacy corners! Thanks for joining our weekly challenge at QKR Stampede!

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  9. Beautiful, your coloring is superb. Thanks for sharing with us at Creatalicious Challenges and best of luck in the draw. Donna - DT Member

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  10. Lovely card, Love the flowers, great design - thank you for joining us at Creatalicious challenge

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  11. This is so lovely! Everything about it just seems so warm and summery.

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  12. Lovely work. Thank you for joining the challenge at Creative Fingers and A Bit More Time to craft. Hope to see you again next time.

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  13. A lovely card!
    Thank you soo much for taking part in our "anything goes + optional girly” challenge over at Creatalicious & good luck in the draw.
    Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

    Hugs,
    Melanie
    (DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

    (DT Crafty Friends)

    (DT The Sketchy Challenges)

    (DT Simply Create Too)

    (DT Aud Sentiments Challenge)

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