Monday, May 16, 2016

Daphne's Daffodil

     This wonderful, sweet image is the FB Progressive Challenge freebie from ArtbyMiRan.  She became a birthday card because I'm stocking up on those.  No particular person in mind for this one but it will probably go to my sister-in-law who has the next family birthday coming up at the end of this month.  :-D


     I used my ProMarkers to color the image in lovely, spring greens and then used my latest Cheery Lynn framing die to cut it.  I backed it with pale green CS so that the frame element would be better showcased.  I added the leafy die cut, also a Cheery Lynn die, and punched flower petals for the white flower, adding a sparkly sequin to the center.  Green isn't my usual color choice for a monochromatic card but I rather like it on this one.

     Challenges:
A Beautiful Mess
ArtbyMiRan
Aud Sentiments
Chocolate, Coffee & Cards
C.R.A.F.T.
Craft Rocket
Crafty Catz
Crafty Creations
Creative Corner
Creative Fingers
Creative Moments
DL.ART
Inspiration Destination
Star Stampz

     I hope your week is going well even if it is a Monday and the first day back to work.  Count your blessings -- you have a job and a paycheck.  :-D  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

18 comments:

  1. Such a pretty image beautifully coloured NanaConnie, Love the die cut.
    Faith
    x

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  2. This is wonderful and loving the sweet image! I hope you also have a wonderful week too.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  3. Beautiful! No matter who gets this one, they'll love it. Love the new Cheery Lynn die you used for framing.
    Lynn

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  4. What!!! No purple...haha....she's beautiful and I love the refreshing mint green and the gorgeous die....what a soft, sweet, beautiful card that doesn't have a name on it yet. Gosh, I'm trying to stock up on birthday cards too.

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  5. A fabulous card NC I do like the background and a cute image.
    Hugs Janet xxx

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  6. Hi Connie love the image and your card is beautiful. Love Alison xx

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  7. Thank you so much for sharing your project and entering our Challenge at Creative Moments.
    Angie DT

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  8. Beautiful card. Lovely coloring. I love the green under the frame. Thank you so much for joining us at Inspiration Destination. Good luck!!! Patricia

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  9. She's gorgeous & I love that pretty frame!
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  10. I love the way the beautiful framing die shows her off. Lovely creation! You can never have too many b-day cards, right? Thanks for joining in our birthday celebration at CRAFT Challenge!

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  11. A beautifully coloured image and very sweet card. Thanks for stopping by my blog.
    Julie x

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  12. I love all the green, it's my favourite colour! Thanks for joining us at Craft Rocket, Claire DT x

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  13. Se will love it such a sweet image TFS Craft Rocket Lis DT

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  14. Great card,love the die that you have used.

    Lovely colour combo.

    Thanks for sharing with us at CraftyCatz

    Tracey DTxx

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  15. Wow, she is ready for the Irish ball on her birthday. Love, love, the frame and fab coloring. Have fabulous weekend.
    Hugs
    Berni

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  16. Sweet image and coloring. So glad you shared at Aud Sentiments. Billie A (DT)

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  17. So cute! TFS it with Craft Rocket Challenge~

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  18. great card love the design and colours thank you for joining us at ArtbyMiran
    Jane DT xx

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