Thursday, August 18, 2016

My kind of bouquet

I've been struggling with lack of mojo and inspiration, but I'm relatively happy with this card. I used a digi stamp from I Heart Stamps, colored with pencils.  All the papers are snippets (I'm not thrilled with the yellow dp on the bottom, but nothing I tried looked perfect.)  The putterflies are also a very lightly patterned paper.
I'm entering these challenges:
Sketch Saturday #425
Share the Joy #49, color option -- (colors are the two shades of blue, Potato Chip (pale yellow) and Watermelon (red)
The Paper Shelter #260 -- birthday wishes
Seize the Birthday-  Anything birthday
Butterfly Challenge #60 -- V is for Vase
Scribbles Design Challenge #44 -- mason Jars
Tic Tac Toe #16 --  (right hand row down -- inspiration photo/torn paper/patterned paper)
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday-- make for the border (torn border on vellum)
Word Art Wednesday -- Anything Goes


  1. A beautiful vase of wild flowers .i love to see wild flowers out in the hedgerows when we go out walking. You have captured them perfectly here. Pretty butterflies too. Thank you for fluttering by my challenge. Hugs Mrs A.

  2. I think that yellow paper looks fantastic with the card! You've done an awesome job with this one. You're coloring is gorgeous! Thanks for playing with us at the Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge!

  3. For someone with no mojo this came out great. I like the blue vellum for the greeting.

  4. Love your layout and that beautiful jar of flowers! Thanks for being in our gallery at Seize the Birthday.

  5. Fabulous card! Excellent design!
    Good luck!

  6. Great paper choices and the watercolor is beautiful.

  7. Hello... Thanks for entering your beautiful card into our 'Mason Jar' challenge over at Scribbles Designs Challenge Blog... Good luck in the draw and hope you will join us next time.
    Crafty Hugs, Diane Louise (DT Member) xx

  8. Super fun jar of flowers! Thanks for joining in at STB~

  9. Such a cheerful card! Love that you did the sentiment on vellum. Thanks for playing along with Seize the Birthday.

  10. Such a lovely card! Thanks for playing along Simon Says Stamp Challenge. Gayatri xx

  11. Beautiful card!!Love the design! Thanks for playing with us at The Paper Shelter this week! Good Luck! Hug Lena

  12. This is so pretty!! I love your use of colored pencils on the flowers and that vellum banner looks fabulous. Thanks for playing with Stamping Smiles Designs Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge!!!

    Nora Noll

  13. Such a lovely card. Thank you for blessing us with your creation at Word Art Wednesday. Leaving you with the Word of God in 1 Peter 1:13 which tells us, "Therefore, with minds that are alert and fully sober, set your hope on the grace to be brought to you when Jesus Christ is revealed at his coming." Blessings always.

    JO ANN

  14. Love this! So very pretty! Great design too.
    Thank you for sharing your talent with us at Scribbles Design! Good luck!
    Nick DT

  15. Love the subtle colors in your card, Sandy. Thank you for sharing it with us at Scribbles Challenge Blog.

  16. Hey Sandy,

    Thanks so much for entering our challenge over at Scribbles Designs. Be sure to pop by on Tuesday for the winner announcement. I also wanted to say thanks for requesting to become a GDT during our next quarter. I'll be in touch with you hopefully later this week to discuss the guest spot a bit further with you.

    ☺Lisa D.
    Strategic Content Developer and DT Coordinator for The Scribbles Designs Challenge Blog!
    D├ęcosse’s Dynamite Doodles--My Personal Blog!


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