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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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Sunday, 5 July 2015

A Bit More Time to Craft facebook challenge - anything goes

I am excited that I have been accepted to join the design team for the new blog challenge A Bit More Time to Craft
The first challenge on the blog will be on 1 August so I hope you will join in.
In the meantime we are having an anything goes challenge on the facebook group
You have till 9 July to join in the facebook challenge and you might win some of Lozzy's lovely papers.

I have made a monochromatic card.
I have used one paper from Lozzy's lovely "Flower swirls" set.
Bugaboo digi stamp Silhouette humming bird flowers.
Bugaboo sentiment.
Butterflies and flowers from Digital Scrapbooking Studio.
I have changed all the colours to purple to match with the paper.

Also the Design Team call is still open until 27 July
If you would like to join a group of lovely ladies doing anything goes see the blog for details.

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

Catch the bug challenge - anything goes

Come and Get it - Anything goes with flowers

Crafty Friends Challenge 9 - anything goes

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly pattern paper challenge - anything goes

Suzy Bee's Bloomin challenge 87 - Anything goes with the twist make it floral

Word Art Wednesday 190 - anything family friendly with an encouraging or uplifting verse.


Bad Kitty said...

very pretty
have a nice day

Lozzy T said...

Stunning Margaret and thank you. Great to have you on the Design Team..Hugs Lozzy xx

Hazel said...

Lovely purple card Margaret - thanks for sharing for my Patterned Paper challenge and also Suzy Bee's. x

Virgo5 said...

Beautiful, love how you used the images to make a monochromatic card! Thanks for joining in our challenge at Catch The Bug!

Diane Louise Janion said...

Lovely card.. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Friends, hope to see you again for our next challenge. Good Luck. Diane Louise xx

Blankina said...

That is a great purple card, so glad you have joined us at our anything goes challenge at Crafty Friends, hope to see you back soon, hugs Blankina

Lisa xx said...

Oh how gorgeous this is.....thank you for joining in with the Crafty Friends challenge, come back and join us again soon xx

mags said...

A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Friends.

Lynne said...

Beautiful card Margaret!!!!!!! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge Blog!!! Good luck and hope to see you again!!!!


Oh gosh, I LOVE the purple palette! Thanks for joining us for the Bugaboo Stamps Anything Goes challenge on the Catch the Bug blog. Good luck in the draw. Please join us for our Annual Christmas in July event starting tomorrow, and lasting all week. Lots of prizes to be won!
luv'n huggz
Jen Leeflang

Shell B. said...

Wonderful card, lovely flowers in your design!
Glad that you could join us for the challenge at Come And Get It…..hope to see you back soon!
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Shell in Alaska ~ CAGI DT ~