Sunday, June 17, 2012

Grow into flowers

"Folds" - that's the theme this week at the Stamptacular Sunday Challenge. 
Our sponsors are Dude Time Doodles and Bugaboo - they have great prizes!!
For this challenge I made an explosion card - it had lots of folds but will fold back together into one neat card and fit perfectly in an envelope. 
The Creative Details:
Image: Bugaboo (ladybug flowerpot)
Colors: Copic Markers in strong red, black, leaf green, spring green, powder blue
Embellishments: ribbon tape,gems, brads, flowers, stickles
Tools: punch, die (Nestibilities)

The Challenges:
Cheerful Stamp Pad - in the garden
Corrosive Challenge - at least two punches
Craft Your Passion - anything goes
Creatalicious - anything goes
Cute Card Thursday - punches
Digital Tuesday - butterfly
Divas By Design - summer
Fat Pages and Cards with Attitude - anything goes
Fresh Brewed - anything goes
Great Impressions - die cuts or punches
I Brake for Challenges - summer fun
Lollipop - flowers in bloom
Little Miss Muffet - layers
My Heart Pieces - summer fun
Operation Write Home - Shaped cards
Paper Pretties - summer inspirations
The Paper Shelter - anything goes
Scrap It Girl - use punches
Sparkles Forum - summer fun
Stampin for the Weekend - bugs and butterflies
Stampin with the Dragon - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,


  1. Morning Elizabeth, hope you are well xx
    Love the card, your colours are lovely and such a sweet image. A perfect sentiment too, wish my weeds would take the
    Hugs Mau xx

  2. This is absolutely adorable, Elizabeth! I love the fold and you have created such a treasure with your adorable image and sentiments! I love this gorgeous card! As always, your coloring is outstanding and you have embellished your card beautifully!
    I hope that your having a great day!
    Warmest Hugs, Sheryl

  3. What a great card... the embellies and design are so intricate.. beautiful!! xxx Ann Marie

  4. This is wonderful! I love the fold and the sentiment very much. :)

  5. I just love this mode of card and such lovely colours! Great image too, very cute. Thanks for sharing at Little Miss muffet Challenges. Good luck an hope to see you again soon. Hugs, Frea, DR Member LMM Challenges

  6. Such a cute card. I like the shape. Thank you for joining us at Divas by Design this week.
    Sarah-Jane xx

  7. Wonderful card, Elizabeth. Love your shape and your colors.
    Thanks a lot for joining Craft your passion this week.
    Hugs Berit - GDT

  8. The bright cheery colours are just perfect for the cute image.Such a fabulous fold too.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

  9. I came across your blog through the "Out & About" from The Moxie Fab World and I just would like to say I loved your blog and loved your card design! Very cute!

  10. Fabulous card!

    Thank you for joining us at Sparkles monthly challenges for our * Summer Fun * challenge.

    Hope you will join us again, good luck in the draw.
    Hugs Shaz x

  11. oh These folds are amazing. I love the colors
    We would like to thank you for Entering My Heart Challenge.
    Hugs from Tammy Ortiz - DT Digi Team for My Heart Pieces.

  12. What a sweet card - great details!

    So glad you join us in the monthly challenge at Great Impressions Stamps!

  13. Aww sweet image, beautiful coloring and fold. Thank You so much for joining with us at My Heart Pieces hope to see you next week again.

  14. Oh my goodness! that is just the cutest!! Thanks for participating in MY HEART PIECES challenge this week!!


  15. great card, cute image :D Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter Good luck, and hope you'll join us again.

  16. What a lovely bright card - perfect for summer!! Thank you for joining in with us on Cute Card Thursday. Lynn ♥

  17. Fabulous card. Love the folds and the super cute image. Thank you for joining the Little Miss Muffet Challenge.

    Hugs, mette

  18. Hi Elizabeth thank you so much for your lovely comments whilst I was away .
    What fabulous creations you have been making, since my last visit , this one is so cute I love the shape and the sentiment is fabulous well done .

    Hugs Elaine

  19. this looks fantastic! thanks for joining the "in the garden" challenge at the cheerful stamp pad! xo

  20. What a gorgeous project! Thank you for entering it in our bugs and butterflies challenge at Stampin for the Weekend and good luck!

  21. Such a pretty card, love the design, great colors. Thank you for joining us at Fat Pages with Attitude this fortnight. Abbie (Co Owner) xx

  22. Super fun folded card. Thanks for sharing with the Great Impressions Stamps.

  23. What an adorable card. LOVE the fun fold.

    Thank you for playing along in Freshly Brewed Challenges 100th prize challenge
    Heather D.

  24. What fun! Such a cute image and embellies too. Thanks for playing in this month's ODBD challenge.

  25. Wonderful card and great colors, cute image too! =)
    Hugs, Elenor

  26. cute images. like the explosion type card.
    thanks for visiting my blog and joining in MFP blog hop. good luck in drawing for free stamp set.
    stamping sue

  27. very very cute card
    love the image and everything abt it
    hugs alyna

  28. So cute fold card! Thanks for joining us at Creatalicious Challenges. hugs Mieko xx

  29. What a fabulous fold and gorgeous card! I just love the colors and the sentiment! If only this was true my garden would be full of flowers come Thanks so much for joining us at My Heart Pieces this past fortnight.
    Danie xx

  30. Gotta love the ladybug! The leaf green is a perfect compliment!

  31. SUPER FUN explosion card!! Thanks for entering Scrap-It-Girl's June Punch Challenge. :)

  32. Thank you for entering the Scrap It Girl "Use Your Punches" Design Challenge. Your entry is bright and cheery. For more crafty inspiration follow my FB Page:
    xoxo, Rina Gonzales, Scrap It Girl Design Team Member