Saturday, 23 May 2015

A Gem of a Challenge DT Card - Flowers

It's challenge time again at A Gem of a Challenge, and this time our theme is "Flowers", so nice and easy to play along.  I've used the super cute Poppy With Poinsettias for my card, going with a Christmas theme; I'm trying to get ahead with my Crimbo cards and there are so many lovely festive images available from Pink Gem, I'm spoiled for choice.
 I coloured the image with Promarkers, adding Glamour Dust to the fur trim for a bit of sparkle.
The papers are Kaisercraft, a magazine freebie from last year, to which I've added some navy pearl card, a green doily, and a Craftwork Cards sentiment.
To embellish, I added some poinsettias made with Nellie Snellen punches, with micro bead centres, ivy made with a Joanna Sheen Signature die, pearls and and some crochet lace, held in place with bronze coloured staples.

I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Crafty Catz - #280 - Kids
Polka Doodles - #21 - Girly But No Pink
Aud Sentiments - #132 - Cute + a Sentiment
Deep Ocean - #104 - Bingo - Flowers, Doily, Sentiment
Artistic Inspirations - #131 - Anything Goes with a Twist Of Swirls
Card Mania - #68 - Pearls and Swirls
Suzy Bee's - #81 - Make It Girly

16 comments:

  1. Fabulous card andlayout Ginny x

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  2. Fab card,eek Christmas,think I should be doing some of these Debbs x

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  3. so stunning wendy.really sweet image and i love your colours and fab papers ;D

    xx coops xx

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  4. Gorgeous card Wendy, love how youve coloured it and your card design. hugs Shirleyxxxx

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  5. What a cutie! I especially like the vintage palette of the background... the old lace, the browns and muted reds in the Poinsettias - some beautiful stuff there Wendy! Thank you for sharing your project and creativity at Aud Sentiments!
    ~ginny, Aud Sentiments DT: [#132 – Cute + Sentiment]
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  6. Fab make. Thanks for joining us in our Girly but no Pink challenge at Polkadoodles
    Anjie (Senior DT)

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  7. Beautiful card - gorgeous colouring.
    Debs xx

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  8. This is so sweet! I love they way you coloured this pretty girl. Great add of embellishment too.

    Thank you for playing along with us at Crafty Catz this week.
    Good luck
    Nick

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  9. a great card - super sweet image beautifully coloured - thank you so much for sharing it with us at Aud Sentiments - love it. Ann xxx

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  10. Great card. I love the image and your choice flowers,colors and how you used them. Lovely. Thanks for joining us at Card Mania Challendges.

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  11. This is lovely and so perfect for our challenge of Girly but no pink over at Polkadoodles
    Jenny x
    Polkadoodles DT

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  12. Beautiful creation Wendy! I love flowers and your colouring is beautiful! Lace is elegant touch!
    Thanks for playing at Card Mania Challenge.
    Ileanaxx

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  13. Fabulous creation, love it and perfect for our challenge. Thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles Wendy (DT).xx

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  14. Beautiful card with lovely embellisments, which fits at Polka Doodle Challenges. Hugs Agnieszka DT

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  15. Fabulous Thanks for join us at Polkadoodles good luck and we hope to see you again soon xxx (DT)

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  16. An adorable project, Wendy. Thanks for playing along with Polka Doodles Girly But No Pink challenge.
    x Asha (DT)

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