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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, 24 June 2016

Fun Day Friday challenge 144 - anything goes

Fun day Friday challenge 144 is anything goes
and one of our wonderful sponsors this week is
Little Blue Button Stamps who has given us some lovely digi stamps to use

Papers and sentiment from Sweet Shoppe Designs.   Extra Poppies from Julia Spiri.
Little Blue Button digi stamp Miss Lilly on a Poppy Hill which I have coloured with Prismacolor pencils.

I have used the sketch at Crazy4challenges No 341 so I would like to add this card to that challenge

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

Butterfly challenge 56 - O is for oval and/or olive + butterfly

Crafts Galore Encore challenge blog - anything goes

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

Fussy and Fancy 166 - Say it with flowers

Paper Creators Craft challenge 48 - say it with flowers

The Sisters of Craft - anything goes


  1. What a sweet card Margaret - you have coloured the image beautifully

  2. Cute!! Love that butterfly paper; so pretty.

  3. I'm in love with the butterfly paper and your sweet image. Poppies are one of my favourite flowers too. Thank you for fluttering by my challenge where your card will be entered twice. Hugs Mrs A.

  4. Great card and layout Margaret.
    Hugs your DT Sister, Angie

  5. Hi Margaret,
    what a very lovely card.
    That butterfly paper is so wonderful, and what a sweet image.
    Thank you for joining the Butterfly Challenge with this.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L. GD

  6. Cutest image ever, Margaret, and darling poppy flowers to keep her company! lovely soft colors! It's a wonderful design. Thank-you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge "Anything Goes". Please check back to see if you are a winner!
    crafty hugs,
    P.S. I'd love for you to visit my personal blog if you have a chance. Thanks!
    {Creative Smiles}

  7. Lovely card Margaret, thanks for sharing with Sisters of Craft and good luck. Wendy DT x

  8. Sweet card Margarget. Thanks for playing along with us at Fussy and Fancy. Pat K x


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