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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, 10 March 2017

Gerda Steiner progressive freebie challenge

Each month Gerda Steiner kindly gives a free digi stamp to join the challenge

If you haven't already joined in you can buy this month's digi, make a project and join the challenge and you will receive next month's free.
purchase the Monthly Challenge Image, Bee Strong - Digital Stamp

I have used two papers from We are 3 Romantic Garden paper set
Flower and brad from Digital Scrapbooking studio.
Gerda Steiner stamp and sentiment Bee Strong which I have coloured with markers.

I used the sketch at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 so I would like to add this card to that challenge.

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

Artistic Inspirations 174 - anything goes

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

Creative Knockouts 184 - lots of green


  1. Love this image and you have used it beautifully Margaret

  2. So cute, what a sweet card. Thanks for joining us this sketch. Hugs, Heide SSW2-DT

  3. It's always fun to see what everyone else does with the Gerda image. Your card is so sweet Margaret. I'm so glad that you shared your work with us over on the SSW2 blog.

  4. This is so cute. Great image and layout.
    Thanks for playing with us at Creative Knockouts. Good luck!! Michelle(DT)

  5. So cute and a lovely take on the sketch. Thank you for playing along at Sweet Wednesday 2
    Anne SSW2-DT

  6. Thank you for sharing this lovely card with us at CHNPPC.


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