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I started this blog in April 2012 so I could join Challenges. I am now on some design teams. I hope you like my cards. I started stamping in 1995 but my cards are still mostly cute.
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Thursday, 29 January 2015

Beccy's Place January challenge

Beccy's Place January challenge - Create a card using any Beccy's place image

I have used digi stamp and sentiment from Beccy's Place "Bear with Me" Set.
Papers from Pininkie
Added ribbon, rhinestone butterfly and rhinestones.

I would also like to enter this card into the following challenges

Butterfly challenge 23 - butterfly + valentine theme

Come and Get it - Ribbon and/or bows

Crafting from the Heart - anything goes

Crafty Boots challenge - butterflies (I have a rhinestone butterfly on my card)

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly pattern paper challenge - anything goes covered with pattern paper

Craft Your Passion - anything goes

Love to Create - last challenge - Lace or ribbon, pearl or gems and favourite valentine colours (pinks)

Sentimental Sundays challenge 243 - anything goes

Through the Purple Haze 75 - Love is in the air


  1. Such a cute image, beautifully shaded and embellished. Thank you for joining us over at Crafting from the Heart. Sue DT x

  2. Very cute card. We all need a bear hug once in a while. I like the added embellishment of the butterfly.Thank you for joining us at Come And Get It challenge. Bunny DT

  3. What a cute image and sentiment! The paw print patterned paper is just perfect to match those little bears, and I love how you've matched the ribbon with the heart paper. The little rhinestone butterfly is a lovely finishing touch. Liz - Butterfly Challenge #23 Guest Designer. xx

  4. Super cute card, really sweet image and lovely layout. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  5. Sweet card. Thanks for another lovely entry for my Patterned Paper January challenge. x

  6. A super bear image. I wouldn't mind having a cuddle form them! lol. I love that rhine stone butterfly.Your whole card is rather cute. Thankyou for fluttering by my #23 Butterfly challenge. hugs Mrs A.

  7. What a gorgeous image. Great card. Thanks for sharing it with us at Through the Purple Haze.
    Dawn TTPH DT xx

  8. Just a beautifully made card...quite a creation...

    Fiona DT

  9. Very cute card and image. Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion. Hope to see you again next week. Helena x

  10. Lovely card. Pretty project. Thank you for joining us at Come and Get IT this week. Hope to see your art work back here again soon. Judy DT

  11. So lovely....Thanks for joining us ....

    Andrea TTPH

  12. Your card is so sweet GranMargaret, I just love the beautiful soft colours you used. The background papers are adorable... I love the hearts and also the little paw prints, they work perfectly with the image! I also like the addition of the ribbons and the gorgeous little rhinestone butterfly. Well done!

  13. Such a sweet card and image.Pretty colours too.
    Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week.
    Lisa x

  14. Precious, thank you so much for sharing with us at Love to Create Challenge.


  15. Such a darling image, on this pretty card. Love the way you've added the jewel of a gleaming butterfly. TFS & Happy Valentine's Day too!


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