Followers

Follow me by email

Add your email address below to follow me by email

EMAIL ADDRESS

About Me

Welcome to my blog

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.
Thank you to those who have joined as followers and to those who comment.
Unfortunately because of spammers I have had to put moderation on the comments. I will approve them as soon as possible, this also means I don't miss any.
I don't always get a chance to reply to all comments but I read them all when I approve them and I really appreciate you taking the time to give your comment.
The lovely banner was made especially for me by Amanda at Faery Ink Art & Design when I won her first blog challenge. You can buy the black and white version of Granmargaret Fairy at
http://faeryink.com/product/granmargaret-fairy-digital-stamp/

ANONYMOUS COMMENTS ARE NOT ALLOWED ON THIS BLOG

Post Pals cards for sick children

Post Pals - Putting a Smile on Childrens Faces

Monday, 9 May 2016

Crafting with Dragonflies 56 - vintage/shabby chic

Card challenge 56 at Crafting with Dragonflies is vintage/shabby chic
http://crafting-with-dragonflies.blogspot.com.au/2016/04/56-card-challenge-vintageshabby-chic.html

I have embossed green card with butterflies embossing folder and
then layered paper from Lozzy's new set Dark grunge which will be in her shop soon http://ninscraftsale.blogspot.com.au/.  I received these early as I am on her More Mixed Media and A Bit More Time to Craft design teams.  Lozzy has lots of lovely digi papers in her shop.
Then layered precoloured image from Gecko Galz April 2016 collage sheet (which I received with the newsletter) on top.  Added punched butterfly with rhinestones.
Stamped happy birthday, punched out with oval punch, layered onto red card punched with scalloped oval punch and layered on top.
Added ribbon.  Printed more poppies from Julia Spiri Watercolour poppies flowers clip art set

If you sign up for the newsletter at
http://geckogalzscrapbooking.blogspot.com.au/
you receive a free collage sheet each month.

I would also like to add this card to the following challenges:

Crafty Hazelnut's monthly pattern paper challenge - anything with pattern paper
http://craftyhazelnutspatternedpaper.blogspot.com.au/

Creative Craft Cottage 63 - 3 of a kind (3 poppies)
http://creativecraftcottage.blogspot.com.au/2016/05/challenge-63-three-of-kind.html

Cuttlebug Mania - butterflies
http://cuttlebugmania.blogspot.com.au/2016/04/butterflies.html

Fussy and Fancy 163 - birthdays
http://fussyandfancychallenge.blogspot.com.au/2016/05/fussy-and-fancy-challenge-163-birthdays.html

Gecko Galz facebook challenge May flowers
https://www.facebook.com/groups/654948344560159/

Just us Girls 342 word week - butterfly
http://justusgirlschallenge.blogspot.com.au/2016/05/just-us-girls-342-word-week.html


8 comments:

  1. Beautiful card Margaret and I love those poppies.....always a favourite flower of mine. Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafting with Dragonflies. Wynn DT

    ReplyDelete
  2. Beautiful card love the poppies . Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage challenge good luck Ginny DT for Creative Craft Cottage
    My Blog As I do Rodos

    ReplyDelete
  3. Gorgeous card Margaret and those papers are great for a vintage feel and just right with those beautiful poppies. Thank you...Hugs Lozzy x

    ReplyDelete
  4. Very pretty card! I love the embossed butterflies. Thanks for playing along with us at Just Us Girls!

    ReplyDelete
  5. Such a pretty card! Love the poppy images! Thanks for joining us at Just Us Girls!

    ReplyDelete
  6. Very pretty card, I LOVE poppies! Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy for our challenge!
    Diane FAF DT

    ReplyDelete
  7. Beautiful card! Love the combo of red and green - one of my favorite!
    Thank you so much for sharing this beauty with us at Fussy and Fancy Friday challenge. Good luck and hope to see you next time too!
    Sasha

    ReplyDelete

Thank you for taking the time to comment. I read them all and really appreciate your thoughtfulness.
I have had to put comment moderation onto my blog as I had some spam messages. I will approve messages as soon as possible.
Anonymous messages are not allowed on this blog.