Sunday, September 2, 2012

Going Dotty

I made this card for the Joanna Sheen Challenge, as soon as i saw what the new challenge was on Joanna Sheen Challenge Blog this morning i knew what i was going to do, I'm quite happy with the result.  It's the first time i have used this stamp and i must admit it is gorgeous. (the stamp that is)
Original Card

Card with Bow added.

I have used an 8x8 card 
Stamp - Crafters companion Mulberry Wood Wish Upon A Star
Backing paper Papermania Classic Collection
Flowers handmade using Build a Blossom sheets.
Swirls were bought ready cut from ebay  but if anyone know who the die's are by i would love to know!
Coloured with Copic CiaoPens

I would like to enter this card in the following Challenges
Joanna Sheen Going Dotty
Secret Crafters Saturday Challenge 201
Pause Dream enjoy Challenge  Chicks and Birdies I Made Top Three
Fashionable Stamping Challenge  Anything Floral/ Hand Made Flowers
Gingerloft Challenge GL47 Birds Of A Feather
Creative card crew Challenge 18 Christmas
Polka Doodles  Flowers
Penny Black and More Early Christmas makes

Thank you for passing by and looking any - comment left are greatly appreciated.

Joan x


  1. Gorgeous card Joan. If you are ever over this way we could go to Ollie Doodles. I dont think she keeps her website upto date but her shop is well stcked and she is very knowlegable

  2. This is stunning Joan, absolutely gorgeous.

  3. This is stunning Joan. I love the image and the colours and flowers are gorgeous.
    Your swirls are by My Favourite Things Dienamics dies - Fancy Flourish.
    Hugs Sue

  4. I love these stamps but haven't had time to play with them yet. Your card is absolutely gorgeous and loving the beautiful colours too.

    Linda xxx

  5. Hi Joan what an adorable card, I love the polka dots! Thank you for joining us at Gingerloft challenge.

    Love and hugs
    xx Cara xx DT

  6. Absolutely gorgeous card, love the image and all the swirls and flourishes! Well done!

    Thank you so much for sharing your creativity with us this fortnight at Gingerloft.
    Best of luck and we'd love to have you visit again!

    Gingerloft Design Team Member

  7. This is gorgeous,love the image .xxx

  8. oh wow I love this card the image and embellishments are perfect

    linda x

  9. A great image and a lovely composition for your card. Sue is right about the die being a die-namics. I have it in my collection and it is a really useful one. Kate x

  10. This is a gorgeous card Joan, xxxx

  11. Joan this is such a striking card with all the polka dots and the red and white combo, and your image is just adorable! I love it! xx

  12. Wonderful card, love the backing layers, they realy set off the super image. Thank you for joining us at FSC this time.

  13. Joan love your going dotty card, the red looks magical, thanks for joining in the Joanna Sheen Challenge this fortnight....x

  14. Fabulous card. I love the image you used and your coloring is amazing. Love the dp you chose and the flourishes. Thanks for playing along with us at Gingerloft. Good luck!

  15. such a sweet image and gorgeous creation, thank you so much for joining in with us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
    Hugs Kate xx

  16. Very pretty! Thanks for playing with us at Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges. :) Janis

  17. Such a gorgeous image! Very xmassy looking and so fresh and fun.
    Thanks for joining us this fortnight at Fashionable Stamping Challenges
    Dot x

  18. Such a delightful card Joan. Your image is so cute and beautifully coloured. lovely flowers and die cuts too.

    Did you know you can enter your card into the "early xmas makes" monthly challenge at Penny Black and More. There are several craft prizes up for grabs, this and every month.


  19. Cute Christmas card! Thanks for joining us at Creative Card Crew!

  20. A perfectly delightful card Joan, I love the vibrancy of the colours which just shout out Christmas.

    It's great to see you at Penny Black and More challenge this month, many thanks for joining in.

    B x

  21. Gorgeous Christmas card Joan, and such a cute image.
    Thanks for joining us at FSC

  22. Hi
    This is such an adorable Christmas card and just so festive.
    Thank you for sharing with us at FSC this fortnight.

  23. Brilliant card, such a cute image. Thank you for joining us at Secret Crafter SC. Linda x

  24. Beautiful card - and great job on the PDE challenge. Thanks for playing along with us.

  25. Awww...such a cute card!
    Thanks for playing at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge!
    Helen x

  26. Wow Joan! This is great, thanks for playing along at CCC xx Jan

  27. This is a really fabulous card Joan. The red & white colour scheme is great and the image is so cute xx

  28. Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Penny Black & More @ Allsorts challenge, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

  29. Gorgeous card, such a sweet stamp.
    Thank you for joining in the challenge over at Penny Black and More @ Allsorts and good luck x Susan x


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