Monday, 9 November 2015

Poinsettias galore

Morning and thank you for calling,I have two cards to post today,the first one is for the new challenge ATG/Twist of Feminine at Artistic Inspirations,our sponsor is Robyns Fetish and I used the image Prissy Poinsettia,coloured with promarkers,all cardstock from Papermill Direct,B.paper/dewdrops,gems and ribbon from stash,Poinsettias made with craft mag freebie die and stamped sentiment from Penny Black.After I finished card I thought the image would look good decoupaged pity I didn't think of that earlier!
Petal Lu-ATG
papertake weekly-ATG
clear it out-Christmas/Die-cuts
a snowflakes promise-Christmas/Winter---TOP 5
Tuesday throwdown-tic/tac/toe/red&green/digi/ribbon
the paper shelter-layer on layer
Pennys challenges-monochromatic
word art Wednesday-ATG
inspiration destination-ATG
sassy studio-ATG
MAWTT-leaves and/or trees
crafty ribbons-monochrome Christmas
craft rocket-gems/pearls/gems used
aud sentiment-Bingo-ribbon/image/flowers
crafty catz-Winter(Christmas?)
fussy and fancy-flowers
Di's digis-tic/tac/toe-die-cut/digi/hand coloured
allsorts-ribbon and bows
corrosive challenges-add a sentiment
Hope you can join us and check out the DT cards and blogs
Carol x


  1. Carol. This is a beautiful card. Such a wonderful traditional theme and colours which I absolutely love.

  2. A glorious Christmas card Carol and perfect for our ribbons and bows theme this week, many thanks for joining us at Allsorts challenge.

    B x

  3. Goooooorgeous!!!! Great design, beautiful image, wonderful flowers!!!

    Paper Talk with Samra

  4. Wonderful brilliant color this card is the best TFS Lis Craft Rocket
    Challenges DT

  5. Beautiful pointsettas, such an underused Christmas theme. I love this as a treatment for our leaves challenge at MAWTT, thanks for sharing this with us! x Jessie

  6. so pretty, love the layout and the poinsettias, Thankyou for joining us over at di's digi's for our TIC. TAC, TOE challenge, hope you join us again Lynda DT xx

  7. What a beauty and eye catching details. Fabulously crafted. Thanks for sharing your talent with us at Tuesday Throwdown. We look forward to seeing you again.
    Berni, DT

  8. A perfect Christmas card, thanks for joining us at Allsorts this week, xxx

  9. And thanks for joining us at MAWTT too, xxx

  10. Simply stunning Carol, the image so very beautiful, and wonderful flowers
    Hugs Janet xxx

  11. This is Gorgeous, I love the image and the flower embellishments are beautiful.
    Thank you for sharing this with us at Fussy and Fancy.
    Hugs Sharon. x

  12. This is beautiful Carol, such lovely rich colours and gorgeous poinsettias.

  13. A veritable bounty of reds. The flowers and bow are really lovely. Thank you so much for taking time to post your very creative art with us this week at Word Art Wednesday in our 208th AG challenge! Blessings, Carole

  14. gorgeous work Carol - these poinsettias are amazing! beautiful x

  15. Very pretty. The layout is beautiful and everything works together nicely. Thanks for joining us at Inspiration Destination. Hope to see you again on the next challenge! Good luck!!! Patricia DT.

  16. Love the matching image to your papers...Thanks for sharing it with us over at Craft Rocket Challenge~

  17. Beautiful Holiday card! Love the image! Thanks for joining us for DTBST at Sassy Studio Designs!

  18. This is so lovely. The image is beautifully colored, and I love the design. Thank you for playing along with is at The Paper Shelter. We hope to see you again!
    ~ Bonnie DT

  19. Beautiful card I love the image, so pretty. Great work.
    Rose x

  20. Beautiful card the image and papers...and the die cut Poinsettias....Joolsx

  21. Beautiful Christmas card Carol! I love poinsettias for holiday cards, and your paper and image are just perfect! Love the addition of the 3d poinsettias too! hugs :)

  22. so gorgeous carol. i love the traditional colours and the poinsettias are stunning ;D

    xx coops xx

  23. A gorgeous Christmas card , great design and great use of flowers. Thank you for joining us over at the Fussy and Fancy Challenge blog....Jo. X

  24. A lovely card, I love traditional style Christmas cards and this fits this category with all those poinsettias and traditional colors.

  25. Oh! how lovely, Carol! Your poinsettias are gorgeous, and especially the featured beauty in the middle! Love it! hope you are enjoying a wonderful week! hugs, de

  26. I love the poinsettias-- beautiful coloring and lovely card design! Thanks for joining us at Penny's Paper-Crafty.

  27. Beautiful card Carol, lovely poinsettias ..xx

  28. Really beautiful Christmas design Carol!! I love your background!! :) Be sure to stop by my blog today for a chance to win a Whimsy Stamps card kit of your choice!
    Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*
    My Blog: Stamp Smiles

  29. Fabulous card. Thanks for sharing it with us this week at Crafty Catz. Naomi x

  30. I like the shading you did on the Poinsettia - shading under each leaf like that gave it some depth with out all the fussy cutting you would have had to do for paper Tole - LOL! And I especially like that you picked up the pinks from the background - nicely done!
    Thank you for sharing your project and creativity with us at Aud Sentiments for our BINGO + Sentiment challenge!
    ~ginny, Aud Sentiments DT
    Owner: RubberMAD (

  31. So lovely, the flowers look great!
    Hugs Jacee
    Simply Paper Card Design

  32. Lovely Carol
    Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ribbons Challenges for the Monochromatic Christmas with Ribbon challenge

  33. Love it. The way you colored it pops off the page. Thank you for joining us at Sassy Studio Designs and the DTBST challenge this week! HUGS

    SSD DT

  34. Lovely card, thanks for sharing with A Snowflakes Promise!

  35. I love flower card
    but cant make it so good like you
    this is so adorable
    combo of the dies and the image
    love that doodle line too
    another awesome card Carol
    see you soon on my Blog maybe hehe (LOL)

  36. Gorgeous. I like the added flowers along the left side and your fun doodled border. Thanks for sharing with us at Aud Sentiments, hope to see you next challenge!
    Jennifer, DT