Monday, 4 May 2015

Daisies



   The challenge at Crafty Cardmakers and More this time is to make your own background. To create my background I used free stamps from a Practical Publishing magazine. I stamp them randomly over a rectangular piece of card and then masking the larger flowers I dusted the background using green and yellow distress inks. I coloured the centre of the flowers and shaded the petals using Promarkers. I then wrapped a green organza ribbon round this before matting it onto white card.
   The main image is stamped using another freebie from a magazine and features the Somebunny to Love character. Again I coloured it using Promarkers. After cutting it out using a Spellbinders oval die and fixing it to the card I outlined it with outline peel offs which I had coloured using Promarkers. Finally I added a Colour Me Crazy flower and added a card candi to its centre.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   Dragonfly Dreams - how does your garden grow?
   Fantasy Stampers - distress it
   Scribble and Scrap - anything goes
   Pattie's Creations - use a flower/flower image
   Seize the Birthday - make your own background
   Paper Creator's Craft - animals
   Creative Inspirations - cute critters
   Stamping Sensations - flower power
   Addicted to Stamps - flowers
   Crafty Ribbons - anything goes
   Glitter n Sparkle - anything goes
   4 Crafty Chicks - anything goes
   Creative Fingers - anything goes
   Inspiration Destination - anything goes
   Simon Says Stamp Wednesday - anything goes
   Word Art Wednesday - anything goes
   Allsorts - April showers bring May flowers
   Scribbles Designs - spring has sprung
   Scrapbook Stamp Society - anything goes with the option of spring
   Our Creative Corner - April showers bring May flowers

29 comments:

  1. Beautiful card Mary! Your background is stunning, I just love those daisies!! Such a wonderful spring card! hugs :)

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  2. Very pretty background you created. Such an adorable image. Thanks so much for joining us at Seize the Birthday.

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  3. This is just adorable! I love the colors! Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week,
    Tina - DT

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  4. A gorgeous creation in a lovely Spring colour scheme! Thanks for playing at Creative Inspirations! xxx

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  5. Crafty this is cute and very beautiful card

    gr karin and

    Thanks for join us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.

    Greetings Karin DT Coördinator


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  6. A great way to make your own background and all for the cost of a little time and effort and ink!
    Thanks for sharing with us at Fantasy Stampers. :)

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  7. Such a cute image love the background paper as it matches your image, thanks for sharing at Glitter n Sparkle Chris DT x

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  8. Love the way you incorporated the flowers everywhere on your card, to match that adorable image! Thanks for joining us over at Seize the Birthday and we appreciate you!

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  9. Another fab creation for the challenge theme this month :) Thank you so much for bringing another of your cards over to Our Creative Corner! That's Great! Twice as nice!! XOXO-Shari

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  10. Such a beautiful background you have created, it has made a beautiful spring card so bright and cheerful. Thank you for sharing with us at Dragonfly Dreams, hope we see you again soon...
    Love and Hugs ~ Lady Anne
    Dragonfly Dreams
    Anne's Paper Dream's Blog

    Lady Anne Milnes-Howard of Glencairn, Caithness Scotland.

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  11. A super floral creation Mary, many thanks for sharing your creativity with us at Allsorts and Stamping Sensations challenges.

    B x

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  12. So pretty thanks for joining us at Crafty Rribbons Challenge good luck love and hugs Carole x DT

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  13. Just lovely! Thanks for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations
    Viv
    DT

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  14. This is very cute! Thank you so much for playing along with us over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

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  15. Thanks for playing in our "Flower Image" Challenge #110!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

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  16. An adorable card Mary, a lovely design and gorgeous background papers, your image is so cute and great colouring!!

    hugs
    Heather xx
    Thanks so much for joining us with Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge

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  17. Gorgeous card Mary ,love the design and detail.
    Hugs Julie xxx

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  18. Beautiful!Thank you for participating ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge
    Welcome again and Good Luck!
    Gr.Kaija DT-member

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  19. Awww adorable!
    Thanks for playing along this month at Pattie’s Creations!
    ♥ Samantha
    Pattie’s Creations DT Member
    Designs by Sammy

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  20. Beautiful card Mary - making me wish for Spring!

    Hugs, Bec x

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  21. Lovely card with flowers now that it's spring! Thanks for playing along with Crafty Ribbons "anything goes with ribbon" this fortnight and welcome back!
    La Vikinga // Member of the Design Team at Crafty Ribbons

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  22. A lovely card, so sweet and adorable!! Thanks for joining our Flower challenge at ATSC. Marlies

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  23. Such a sweet card, Mary! Thanks so much for sharing it with us for our floral theme at Stamping sensations and good luck!

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  24. Love this cute image Mary, and it matches the fabulous background you have created perfectly.

    Lin

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  25. This is perfect for our current challenge “DIGITAL OR STAMPED FLOWER IMAGE” at Pattie’s Creations. What a cute image too! Thanks for joining us!
    Hugs
    Pattie ♥
    Artist
    at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge!

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  26. What an adorable image! Love the little bunny with his daisy...sooo cute! Thankyou for entering the challenge this month, at Patties Creations - Vic, Dt x

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  27. A gorgeous card. I love your stamped background and your image is really cute. Your green and yellow colour scheme is lovely and everything matches beautifully. Sally.x.

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  28. This is an adorable animal card, such a cute image.
    Thank you for joining us at Paper Creator this month,
    Pauline
    x
    I'm having a little giveaway on my blog if you would like to take a look - http://craftingwithcotnob.blogspot.co.uk/

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  29. What an adorable card!

    Thanks for joining us at Dragonfly Dreams and I hope we see you here again soon!

    Hugz

    Laurian
    Owner Dragonfly Dreams

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