Wednesday 13 August 2014

Polka Dots

Good morning to all my lovely followers and friends today sees the launch at Crafting by Designs of the new weekly challenge today the theme is Polka Dots and our sponsor is

and this weeks prize is a winners choice of 3 Digi stamps.
For my Design Team card I decided on Emily's Monarch Butterfly. I coloured her in monarch butterfly colours not a colour I normally use but quite liked it when I'd finished it.

Card Recipe

Stamp Emily's Monarch Butterfly from Lazy Sunshine Stamps painted with Promarker and Copic pens
6x6 blank card
Black mirra card Orange papers from my stash I think one was originally a computer download
Spellbinder floral oval
LOTV sentiment Everyday Grungy Messages
ribbon around the image and the orange spot I won in a candy prize ages ago from Jacque's Sweet Stuff  Sunday
Leaves Marianne die
butterfly Martha Stewart Punch
Flowers Wild Orchid Craft
Pearl String from my stash
Viva pearl pen on the background of the stamp
I did a Dior bow on the card for a change I've been making loads of these as they are on the design for the Wedding stationery I'm making.
Hope you find time to go over to the challenge and enter one of your fab creations. Hope you all have a great week. hugs Carole x





  1. I love the colours on this gorgeous card :o)
    Jackie xx

  2. This is wonderful Carole. I really love the cheery orange together with the black accents for that gorgeous image xx

  3. What a sweet image beautifully coloured Carole! The orange and black look great together. The card design and embellishments, especially the flowers, are lovely. Debra x

  4. Lovely card Carole and super colouring. Orange is not a colour I go to but it works well for you on this card.

  5. Stunning card CArole, love your bow too.xx

  6. So Lovely! Cute image...I really like how you embellished this card!

  7. I am not normally a fan of orange but you may have changed my mind, at least this time around. What a gorgeous card. Very tastefully created and embellished. Fantastic coloring I might add. Bravo and encore. - Jim

  8. hi Carole, love this beautiful card, gorgeous coloured the papers, embellishments and colours..

  9. This is such a striking colour scheme, it looks gorgeous! A lovely image too and your flowers look so beautiful.

  10. What a fabulously cheery card! Love all of the combinations of polka dot paper and ribbon. Thanks for sharing your card with us at Crafty Sentiments. Cathy xx

  11. A beautiful card Carole, love the beautiful embellishments.Thanks for joining in at Crafty Sentiments - good luck! Susan x


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