Monday, 9 May 2016

May flowers



   This weeks theme for the Eureka Stamps challenge is' April showers bring May flowers'.
I created my backing paper by using part of the digi image flower border (number 14709) and repeating it. I then matted and layered it onto black and then white card.
   I embossed a piece of white card using the Cuttlebug Daisies embossing folder and then applied silver gilding wax to it. After matting it onto black card I attached it to the left hand side of my card.
   Using the flower border digi image I marked off a circle and only coloured within it. Using Spellbinders circle dies I cut out a ring of black card and attached this to the digi image to enclose the coloured portion. I then roughly cut out the image and attached it to the card using form pads.
   Lastly I used the Tattered Lace ornamental thinking of you die to create a sentiment from black card.

   I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
   My Crafting Stories - flowers
   Crafty Friends - in the garden
   Passion For Promarkers - nature
   Inky Impressions - die cut and flowers
   The Crazy Challenge - three layers or more
   Digi Designs - flowers everywhere
   Fab 'n' Funky - three or more layers
   Inspiration Destination - anything goes
   Scrapbook Stamp Society - anything goes with layers
   Simon Says Stamp Monday - emboss it
   Pattie's Creations Design - mother's day or flowers
   Sweet Stampin' - May flowers
   Make My Monday - inspiration (photo of daisies)
   Tuesday Throwdown - welcome spring
   Crafty Creations - black and white with a pop of colour
   Alphabet - e is for embossing folders

24 comments:

  1. Wonderful design for your lovely card, thanks for joining us at Crafty Friends, xxxxx

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  2. Mary, you have so many good ideas here. That is an embossing folder I had not noticed before - great to go with the image! I really ike that spotlighting technique as well. Great result! Dorothy S. Eureka DT

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  3. A lovely design and great use of the 'spotlight' technique. Thanks for joining us at Passion for Promarkers this week.
    Lorraine DT

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  4. Really pretty card Crafty. I love the sweet image and your colouring is perfect. Thank you for joining us at PFP this week for Lorraine C.'s 'nature' challenge. Good luck and hugs, Denise x

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  5. Beautiful card Crafty. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Digi Designs. We would love to see you again ... Anet DTx

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  6. Beautiful card!Thanks for joining us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.Good luck and hope too so again.Gr.Kaija Dt-member

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  7. I love how you spotlighted the flowers on this card! Great job!hank you for joining us at Inspiration Destination. Please play along with us again this week!

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  8. Fabulous design. Love the spotlight technique and great dp. Thanks for playing along with us at Fab'n'Funky. Pat K x

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  9. Beautiful card and fabulous design, love the pop of color! Thanks for joining us at Alphabet Challenge Blog.
    Tammy x

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  10. Ooh that's so clever. Love the repeated theme and the focal point. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Fab 'n' Funky for our '3+ Layers' challenge. Hope we'll see you back again soon. Hugs, Wends x Fab 'n' Funky DT

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  11. Lovely card, beautiful design, thanks for playing along at Alphabet Challenge.

    Pat xx

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  12. Love it!!!

    Thank you for joining Crafty Friendy
    Laura

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  13. Great focus on the flowers, I am so glad you could join our "in the Garden" challenge at Crafty friends, hugs Blankina

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  14. Pretty card.

    Thanks for sharing at Sweet Stampin'.

    Susan

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  15. Great card. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin'
    Cass xx

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  16. Crafty this is a very beautiful card
    Thanks for join us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.
    Good Luck and hope to see you again

    Greetings Karin DT Coördinator

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  17. Wonderful spotlight effect on a very pretty card. Thank you for joining us at Make My Monday. Marina DT

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  18. A gorgeous card and I love the highlighted area - it is such a great technique. Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Pattie's Creations Challenge, elizabeth (DT)

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  19. beautiful card...I love how you used the circle spotlight technique...thanks for sharing over at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge...hugs kath xxx

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  20. This is perfect for our current challenge “Mother’s Day or Flowers Only” at Pattie’s Creations. What a nice image too! Thanks for joining us!
    Hugs
    Pattie ♥
    Artist
    at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge!

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  21. Gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at Di's Digi Designs for our 'Flowers Everywhere' Challenge. Hope to see you again soon.
    Deborah A

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  22. A very pretty card. Thanks so much for joining in with our photo inspiration challenge at Make My mOnday and hope to see you again.
    Fliss DT x

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  23. Thanks for playing in our "Mother's Day or Flowers" Challenge #122!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

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  24. Briliant idea and great card.
    Thanks for sharing at My Crafting Stories, and good luck.

    Hugs,
    Merlina

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