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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, 23 August 2013

Creative Fingers Challenge

On 13 July I was excited to be invited to be on the design team for Creative Fingers challenges.

Today was my day to be introduced as a new design team member.

This is one of the cards I made with an image from our sponsor Dilly Bean Stamps

I embossed green card with holly and berries embossing folder.  Printed out Dilly Bean digital stamp 452 Holly Girl framed and coloured her with markers and layered onto green card.  Punched holly and layered on card, used rhinestones for the berries.  Stamped Stampin Up Happy Christmas and punched out with Stampin Up scallop oval and layered over the top.  Layered all onto red card.

Come on over and join in the current challenge which has 13 days to go.

I am going to add this card in the Crafty Hazel Nuts monthly Christmas challenge


Denise Goeldner said...

Lovely embossed holly card and glad that your part of the team too hugs xx

Granmargaret said...

Thank you Denise

fiction book reviews said...

Beautiful card Margaret, thank you so much for being a DT on creative fingers x

Granmargaret said...

Thank you Zoe.

Unknown said...

Fab card Margaret, I am really looking forward to working with you all on the DT

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Granmargaret said...

Thank you Teresa. I look forward to working with you also.

Hazel said...

Beautiful card - thanks for entering my CHNC challenge extra for August – hope to see you again soon. x