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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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Friday, 30 October 2015

One Sweet Challenge October Autumn colours and Lemon Shortbread anything goes

Challenge at One Sweet Challenge is Autumn colours

Also Lemon Shortbread's first challenge has started - anything goes

I have printed Sweet Pea stamp "On a Mushroom" by Lemon Shortbread onto white card and coloured with chalks and markers.  Printed out a second stamp, cut out the girl, coloured her with markers and layered on top.  Added ribbon, mushroom and dragonfly brads.  Layered all onto orange card.

Unfortunately Sweet Pea stamps is closing on 25 November due to health reasons, but thankfully you can buy the Lemon Shortbread digi here

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

Crafting for all Seasons 113 - all dressed up/girls

Crafty Gals Corner 43 - anything goes

Inspiration Destination 57 - anything goes

The Crafty Addicts challenge 3 - autumn colours

The Sisterhood of Crafters - fall


Unknown said...

Lovely card,cute image and great colouring. I love tha added dragonfly brads. Hugs Jennifer xx

Darlene said...

What a sweet image and your coloring is perfect! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘FALL’ challenge and please come back again soon!
one of the 'Sistahs'
The Sisterhood of Crafters

Fikreta said...

Lovely card

Handmade by Veer said...

What a lovely card!
Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all seasons
Veronique DT

Handmade by Veer said...

What a lovely card!
Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all seasons
Veronique DT


Beautiful card Margaret thank you for joining us over on Inspiration Destination
Dianne x

Anonymous said...

Hi, A fabulous project, great colour scheme and lovely style and design. Thank you for joining us this fortnight at Crafting For All Seasons Good luck. We hope to see you again for our next challenge.
Erin (Challenge Owner)

Unknown said...

Really sweet image. Love what you've done with it. Thanks for joining in with us at Crafting For All Seasons.
Stacey, DT x

Rae Ann said...

Love the addition of the mushroom brads. They add a lot of dimension to the card as do the dragonflies.

Thank you for joining us at Crafty Gals Corner for our Anything Goes challenge.

Gale said...

Gorgeous card Margaret. Thanks for joining us at The Crafty Addicts in our "Autumn Colors or Anything Goes Challenge" and we hope to see you again real soon. Hugs, Gale DT

Bettina L. said...

Oh this is cute Margaret. Love the details with the dragonflies and mushrooms. Thanks for playing at
Lemon Shortbread and good luck. Hope to see you back tomorrow for a new chalenge. Bettina DT Member Lemon Shortbread xx