Sunday, January 8, 2017

Lovely hAnglar or Sweet Magnolia Challenge #142-"Anyting Goes"

Happy Sunday dear crafty friends!!

And how was everyone's first week of 2017!

I'm trying to get back into routine...not always easy after all the hula-baloo of Christmas!

Well today at Lovely hAnglar or Sweet Magnolia we begin our first challenge of the new's a SUPER easy one...everyone's favourite "Anything Goes"!!  We are so excited to welcome Wild Orchid Crafts as our sponsor!

Here is what I came up with...
please click on the first image for a closer view/slideshow...
I decided to make a side twist easel card...
using one of my favourite Go Kreate dies...
DP is Maja Design from I Wish...
and flowers of course are all from Wild Orchid Crafts...
this little darling is "Ice Skate Tilda" from the Aspen Holiday 2016 collection...
coloured with my copics...
dusted with Chunky White Frantage...
surrounded by snowflake circle die by Joy Craft...
 "Happy Birthday" is Hero Arts...
stamped on Maja Design DP...
cut out with Magnolia tag doo-hickey...
 the inside...
"it's time to Celebrate" is also Hero Arts...
lace is also from Wild Orchid Crafts...
snowflake made using one of my favourite Crealies flowers dies...
 the back with tag tucked into a pocket...
 "have a fabulous birthday" is also Hero Arts...

And that is my first birthday card of 2017...this one going to my newest DIL as she has a winter BD!

All materials are listed/linked above.

Challenges I wish to enter:
Magnolia-licious Challenge #1-"Anything Goes"
Magnolia Forever Challenge #49-"Celebrate"
Paradise of Magnolia-Challenge #51 "Anything Goes"
Crafting With Friends-Challenge #34 "Anything Goes"
Creative Fingers-Challenge #122 "Anything Goes"
Love to Scrap Challenge Blog-Challenge #93 "Anything Goes"
Noor Design Challenge Blog-January 2017 Challenge #26-"Anything Goes"
613 Avenue Create-Challenge #193 "Anything Goes w/Optional Twist-Totally Technical
World Wide Design Team Open Challenge-December 15th 2016 Challenge #17 "Anything Goes"

Until next time...thank you for taking the time to stop by!!  Your visits and comments are SO very much appreciated!!!


  1. this is gorgeous Beth great decorated card
    Gr Karin

  2. Beautifully colored, Beth as always. Love all the pretty elements of your card. Thank you for sharing it with us at Magnolia-licious.

  3. Such a beautiful twisted easel card Beth, I haven't made one of these for ages, now you've got me thinking! I love your beautifully coloured Tilda and all the gorgeous embellishments too.
    Gina xx

  4. Hi, Beth! I love this twisted easel card! Your color palette and embellishments are dead on. I particularly like the fact that you did not ignore the back of your project! Very nice creation and beautifully executed. Thanks for leaving this on our front porch at 613 Avenue Create!
    Chana, Owner

  5. Adorable card....I love those cheeks, so cute! Thank you for playing with us over at Magnolia-licious. Melanie, DT

  6. Super fabulous twisted easel you have created. You have coloured your image wonderfully and design is gorgeous. Nice work.
    Thank you for sharing with us here today at World Wide Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

    Annette DT Registered Owners/Admin for World Wide Open Design Team Challenge

  7. Ohhhh so lovely card.

    Hugs Bianca.
    DT Paradise of Magnolia.

  8. What a beautiful card with so much detail. Thank you for joining us at LTSCB and good luck. Pen x DT Memeber

  9. Beautiful!! Love your Colouring of Tilda.. And the colours you have used.. Lovely Background.. How did you do the snow on the image??... Looks Beautiful!! FAB Details.. And It looks great with the snow crystal die cut in Design paper.. I always cut them out in Bazzill.. But this looks Fantastic,,
    And that center Flower is Stunning!!

  10. Eine wunderbare Karte ist das geworden.


  11. Happy New Year Beth! WOW!! Your attention to detail on this twisted easel is incredible. Love you floral work! BEAUTIFUL inspiring creation! :)

  12. Fantastic creation. Thank you for joining us at Paradise of Magnolia. hugs