Tuesday, April 6, 2010

How Does Your Garden Grow?

Here is a card that I made tonight. I just love this Tilda image from Magnolia Stamps called "Picking Lilacs".

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Fab n Funky: Spring is in the air

Just Magnolia: Fold it (at least 2 folds)

Incy Wincy: Fancy Folds

Roses on Paper: Layers

One Stitch at a Time: Anything Goes

Stamptacular Sunday: Sugar n Spice (for a girl)

Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge: How Your Garden Grow

Crafting Life's Pieces: Sketch

Little C's Challenges: Shades of Purple

Card Recipe:
Image: Magnolia Picking Lilacs Stamp
Paper: Paper Pizazz Lavender Flowers on Purple Patterned Paper, DCWV Pastel Cardstock Stack ~ Lilac, Dark Purple Cardstock, Bright Green Cardstock
Embellishments: Basic Grey Opaline Designer Half Pearls ~ Green, Oriental Trading Company Purple Paper Daisies, Green Ribbon
Punches: EK Success Rock Fern Punch, Martha Stewart Doily Lace Edge Punch
Other: Crayola Colored Pencils, EK Success Colored Pencils


Kim said...

Thankyou for joining us here at

Annette said...

I love that Magnolia image! Great colour combo! Thanks for joining us at SSC this week.

Liz said...

Thanks for joining our anything goes Challenge at One Stitch At A Time This week, with this Super Project, I hope your Lucky and hope you return on Sunday Good Luck

Liz DT

Unknown said...

Thank you Mary, for joining us over at OSAAT, Beautiful card and lovely image also, hope to see you back here soon for next Sunday challenge, Good Luck

Sarah DT

andrea said...

beautiful card,thankyou for joining us at fab'n'funky this week

Heather "Hev" said...

Very sweet indeed MAry :)

Thank you for joining us at Incy Wincy Challenge this week!! Good Luck !! and dont forget our DT call aswell

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Chelsea said...

Hi Mary, You made her look so sweet! Makes me want to ink her up again! The purple goes so well with the green pearls, your take on the sketch is beautiful! ~Chelsea

MacKenzie said...

Holy cow girl - one card that qualifies for 9 challenges?! You are my hero!!
Thanks SO much for playing along with the purple challenge this week for Little C's :-) Your card is super cute.

Barb Hardeman said...

Aweseome job on this Easel card girl! I too love this Tilda image she is so sweet. I love the flowers on your card - such a beautiful touch. Thanks for playing along with us on SSC this week and please join us again next week! Barb

Gemma said...

What a sweet card, I really like easelcards, yours is just perfect with the little Tilda and all the nice flowers. Thanks for joining us at SSC, hope you will join us again next week! Gemma

Mina said...

this card is so pretty, great easel card...thanks for joining in with the Just Magnolia challenge
Mina xxx

Graphicat said...

Oh I love the blues in this card. It's fabulous!

Thanks for Joining our girly challenge at Stamptacular Sunday!

Marcea said...

Oh wow, this is a fabulous card for our special monthly challenge!!! Love your image and papers, so pretty. Thankyou for joining us on JM

Carolyn said...

Mary, this is gorgeous. I love this stamp. Lilacs are my favorite flower and will soon be in my garden and cut in vases all over my house. Waiting desperately for them to make one that lasts all summer. Fantastic card. Love the lacy punch from Martha Stewart also. Thanks for joining in at SSC.
Hugs xx

stitchy said...

Hi Mary, What a beautiful card, I love how you colored and of course love the image...thank you for sharing your talent with us at OSAAT, good luck

stitchy xx

Tam said...

Hi Mary,

Gorgeous creation. Love the colours.

Thanks for joining us at Incy Wincy Challenge.

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Paula said...

What a sweet card, love the lace and the colors you've chosen! I'm so glad you were able to join us this week at the Stamptacular Sunday Challenge!

Paula said...

What a sweet card, love the lace and the colors you've chosen! I'm so glad you were able to join us this week at the Stamptacular Sunday Challenge!

Little C's Creations said...

Very Cute!!! Great Job!!


Sam said...

Wow what a lovely card. Loving the colours and the image that you have used. Thanks for joining us here at OSAAT and i hope you'll pop back on Sunday to check out the winners and our next challenge.
Sam x

Susan Says (Stupid Stuff) said...

Fab creation, and thanks for joining in the Anything Goes challenge at OSAAT. Don't forget to check back tomorrow to see who won and find out all about our next challenge :)
Good luck!

Maria said...

Beautiful job, Mary! I love the image and all the purple shades! Great job on the Easel card design too. Thank you for playing with us at Little C's!!