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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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Wednesday, 11 November 2020

Remembrance Day poppies for Polkadoodles challenge 45

 Today 11 November was Remembrance Day - 75 years since the end of world war 2 and I stopped for the minutes silence at 11 am.   My father didn't go to the war as he was working in essential services.  He worked at the Woolen Mills where they made the cloth for the soldiers uniforms.  If he had gone to war I wouldn't be here as I was born 7 months before the war ended.

Polkadoodles has a free stamp set In rembrance poppies and I have made a card for Polokadoodles challenge week 45 - anything goes
https://polkadoodle.blogspot.com/2020/11/wk45-anything-goes-craft-cardmaking.html

I have used 2 We are 3 papers from Roses are Red paper set
Precoloured digi stamp and sentiment from Polkadoodles In Remembrance Poppies set (in the set you receive the coloured digi stamp and black and white digi stamps and 12 sentiments.

I followed sketch No 580 at Tuesday morning sketches so I would like to add my card to that challenge (I used a rectangle instead of the circle to fit my stamp)
http://tuesdaymorningsketches.blogspot.com/2020/11/tuesday-morning-sketches-580.html

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

A Perfect Time to Craft open challenge for November #11 -2020 - anything goes
https://aperfecttimetocraft.blogspot.com/2020/11/a-perfect-time-to-craft-challenge-for.html


Crafty Hazelnut's monthly pattern paper challenge - anything with pattern paper
http://craftyhazelnutspatternedpaper.blogspot.com/2020/11/craftyhazelnuts-patterned-paper.html



8 comments:

Linda Simpson said...

A fabulous card and such a beautiful design.
Hugs
Linda xxx

Debbie said...

Gorgeous Remembrance Day card! I love the poppies!
Thanks for playing along with us at Tuesday Morning Sketches!
Debbie ~ TMS DT
Debbie's Dash of This and That

Stacey said...

Pretty card. Thanks for playing along with us at Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper.

DT Stacey
www.butterflycreations.blog

Margreet said...

The poppies go so well with the backing papers!
Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches.
xxx Margreet DT

Patti said...

I love love love bright red with light blue this turned out really beautiful Granmargaret!! Thanks much for creating with us this week at Tuesday Morning Sketches!

Debi said...

Lovely card. Wonderful color contrast. Thanks for sharing it at Tuesday Morning Sketches. Debi DT TMS

Melissa Craig said...

Your card is so pretty! I love the images. Thank you for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

Jeannie said...

Hi Margaret!

I love those beautiful red poppies against the pretty blue background. Very eye catching indeed. Thanks so much for joining my challenge :)

Jeannie T.
Dragonfly Journeys