Sunday, April 20, 2014

Lillies, Daisies, Tulips, Daffodils - Springtime Flowers Everywhere!

Happy Easter everyone.  
For my followers who are waiting to see Layla in her Easter finery....
Yes, I did take pictures of my 2 month old great granddaughter in her Easter outfit (including the sweater and booties I crocheted),  but I am saving them to post tomorrow.   So you'll have to come back then.

I have just a bit of time between family festivities today to share a few flowers with my crafty friends. 


For this card first I printed this A Day For Daisies digi image on white CS.   Next I drew a rectangle a bit smaller than the image and colored the entire background within the rectangle black.  Then I and cut around it and the one flower that extended beyond.  I mounted the image on the yellow checked DP background, again a bit smaller than the image.  I stamped the sentiment in white ink on black and gave it and the image a spritz of frost shimmer mist.  And when I opened the ribbon drawer, the polka dot satin ribbon just about leaped out at me. 


 

I am entering this in the following challenges:
A Day For Daisies Challenge #94 -  Stripes  (I was a bit concerned the chevron pattern might not qualify for the "stripes" theme, but I looked it up and the definition of chevron is "stripes meeting at an angle".  So this should do just fine.)
A Gem of a Challenge #117 - Spring is in the Air (I left the lily I brought home from church on the front porch and you can smell it as soon as you go near.  What a wonderful springtime scent!  My lily bulbs are just starting to emerge from the ground.)
Digi Galore Challenge - Flowers 
Hiding in My Craft Room Challenge #146 - Flowers
Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge #25 - Frame It
Chocolate, Coffee and Cards Challenge #63 - Spring
Creative Corner Challenge - What's in a Name?  Since my first name is Debi, I've used a Digi image of Daisies
Digi Haven Challenge - Black and White with one other Color (Yellow)
PolkaDoodles Challenge Week 16 - Springtime
Moving Along with the Times Challenge - A card with the word 'Happy'



And now I am going to my mother's and totally forget I'm on a diet!

Enjoy the rest of your day.

16 comments:

  1. Love the contrasting colours here and your great card design. A great entry to share with us at MAWTT, Jx

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  2. Thanks for sharing your lovely creation for Suzy Bee's Bloomin' challenge 25: frame it - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

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  3. Beautiful card, Debi! Love how you did the image with the black background! Looking forward to Layla pics!

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  4. your card really does remind me of spring! LOVE it!
    Thank you for joining us at Creative Corner Challenges!

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  5. Lovely Design Just perfect for our challenge over at Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge, thank you so much for joining us this week, it is much appreciated, I do hope you will join us again next week for another fun challenge...
    Hugs
    Suzy B Owner Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge
    Xx

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  6. Happy spring to you too! Your card is beautiful! Thank you for joining CC&CC. Hugs, Cindy

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  7. Beautiful card and love your colors.Thanks for joining CC&CC # 63 Spring DT - Crystal

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  8. Great creation thank you for joining in at Polkadoodles. Have a great day and Keeeeeeeeeeeeeep Crafting Katie DT xx

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  9. I love the black white and yellow youve used - it really 'pops' off the page! - such a lovely design - thank you for playing along at MAWTT this week hugs Judith x

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  10. Spectacular, Debi! Love that dp. :-D

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  11. I love your color combo !

    Thanks for joining us at Digi Haven
    Have a great day ,
    Alex
    http://cardmakingaddiction.blogspot.ro/

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  12. Very Spring-y! I love the color combo! Great job!

    Thanks for sharing at Hiding in My Craft Room!
    Samantha – HIMCR DT
    Designs by Sammy

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  13. Un joli combo pour cette carte !
    Merci pour ta participation au creative corner challenge
    Bises

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  14. Love the colour combo you have use, Love the flowers on your card too!! Thanks for joining us at Hiding in my Craft Room
    Cheers Jennie DTM
    Jenscrapstoo

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  15. Fabulous make ,thanks for taking part in the challenge at http://www.polkadoodle.blogspot.co.uk/
    Hugs Susan xx

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  16. What a lovely Springtime project, Debi. Thanks for sharing your talent with PolkaDoodles.
    xxx Asha

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