Monday, 23 November 2015

Sweet Peas one of my favourite flowers

Morning,talk about freezing and did you have the snow on Friday? Holly-Ann is well enough to go back to school today so finger crossed she will be okay,finally some good news my eldest son Paul and his wife Diane are having another baby and after just having her 4month scan have found out it is another boy- a little brother for Jozef.
We have a new ATG challenge at Crafting From The Heart and our sponsors are Di's Digi Stamps and Beccys Place whose beautiful image I used-"Sweetpeas" coloured with promarkers,cardstock from Papermill Direct,EF-Crafters Companion,B.papers Floral Frenzy from Craftwork Cards,Tattered Lace sweetpea flourish die,ribbon from Hobbycraft,dewdrops from stash and I made the flower with spare bits from different flower dies and it turned out quite well.
Fan-tastic Tuesday-ATG with purple
lemon shortbread-ATG
Pennys challenges-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
crafting for all seasons-embossing
inspiration destination-ATG
creative fingers-ATG
Brown sugar-ATG
spellbinding stamps-include a digital element
allsorts-at least 3 die-cuts-----------------TOP 5
addicted to stamps-ATG
Ribbon girl-any image
crafts galore-use a stamp or digi
crafty Hazelnuts-ATG/P.paper
crafty friends-one for the girls
Do hope you can join us and thank you for your support and comments which are much appreciated
Carol x x


aussie aNNie said...

Absolutely beautiful creation, the colours are stunning.xx { aNNie}

Cumbrianlass said...

Stunning Carol its a gorgeous image and that bow is fantastic. Also love the colours.
congratulations on becoming a Grandmother again shortly. Hugs Janet xxx

Pamellia Johnson said...

Beautiful Carol!! I love all the rich tones of pink, so perfect for your image! hugs :)

Samra Leshinski said...

Gorgeous card Carol! Love the layout and the colors so deep and rich.

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Rainey's Craft Room said...

A beautiful, richly coloured card Carol, love the pretty floral image too.

*Vicki* said...

Wow!! So beautiful Carol!! That elegant looking ribbon has such a perfect bow too!! ;) Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*
My Blog: Stamp Smiles

Alison59 said...

I, too, love sweet pea. A gorgeous card :-)

Congratulations on the baby and glad Holly is well now x

rachel said...

this is beautiful carol and excellent news you'll be a granny again soon xxx

Stampsnob. said...

Love the BOW and thecolor Beautiful card............Lis

Claudia Rogier said...


Such a lovely card. Thanks for joining us at BSC

DT Brown Sugar Challenge

Carla Brooke said...

Lovely card Carol, thanks for sharing with Crafting for All Seasons!

cotnob said...

A beautiful card Carol, such a pretty image and gorgeous colours.

Donna Ellis said...

Gorgeous, Carol!

Billie A said...

Pretty card and love the added bow.. great card. Thank for joining us at Inspiration destination.

Elizabeth Hart said...

So gorgeous! Love the fabulous colors and it is nice to see a pretty flower card at this time of year. Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

AnyOldCraft said...

A beautiful card and lovely die cuts.
Thank you for joining us at Allsorts this week.
AnyOldCraft (DT)

Diane said...

What a stunning design Carol.

Hugs diane

Jacee said...

So gorgeous, I love this! such a lovely image and a fabulous colour.
Hugs Jacee
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Pia S said...

A new grandson on the way, congrats!
And what a lovely card too, it's beautiful and elegant and with no sentiment on the front it can be used for any occasion you might need it for....

Andree said...

A wonderfully pretty card and a gorgeous floral image.
Thank-you for joining in with the Crafts Galore Encore November Challenge “Use a Stamp or Digi on your Project” and good luck x

MaryH said...

Congratulations on your happy news! This is one lovely card with the pretty image, but you've so enhanced the image itself with the lovely treatment you've given it. Love the rich matting colors and that sumptuous bow! Just awesome. TFS & Hugs

Tracy said...

Thanks for joining Allsorts challenge with this great entry, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Babs Watson said...

This really is a beautiful image, I just love the colour of your ribbon it works so well with all your lovely papers and your card surely is gorgeous..
Hugs Babs..x

Monika Reeck said...

I adore your BIG BOW
and the flower Image is so pretty perfect with that Bow
Adorable card Carol

Diane Louise Janion said...

Hello Carol... Thanks for entering 'One for the Girls' Challenge at Crafty Friends, your card is absolutely gorgeous, Good Luck in the draw. Hope you can join us for our next challenge too.
Diane Louise (DT) xx

Sol said...

Beautiful Card.. Lovely colour theme. Great colouring.. The big Bow is Stunning!
Thank you for joining us at ATSC! Hugs Sol

Deanne Saunders said...

Beautiful card!!! Thanks so much for participating in our LEMON SHORTBREAD challenge!!! Can’t wait to see you participate again in our challenge in the new year!!
Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper