Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Midweek Magnolias Challenge #163-"Favourite Colours"

Good Wednesday morning dear blogging friends!

Today begins a brand new challenge at Midweek Magnolias...and our theme for the next two weeks is "Favourite Colours"!!  Now that is SUPER EASY my always our sponsor is Magnolia Sweden!

Well I have to tell you I'm in a FUNK...don't seem to be able to get myself together here...YIKES!!  My MOJO seems to have with that being said I decided to go with not only my favourite colours...but my fav papers, stamp, die cut, flowers etc.  And to shake myself up I went with distress inks instead of copics...I'm not the best with these but need to get something going here!!!

Here is what I came up with...
please click on the first image for a closer view/slideshow...
my card base was made using Go Kreate #380005...
DP is Maja of my favs from the Sofiero Collection...
this is one of my favourite Tildas that I haven't used I quite a while...
"Sneaky Tilda" from the Animal of the Year 2014 collection...
coloured with distress inks...
dusted with Shabby Blue Frantage...
framed with a fav of mine...cheesecloth and then trimmed with white Ruffle Ribbon...
bow is a multi layered affair...
on the bottom is thin pink satin ribbon...topped with blue Shabby Seam Binding...then topped with pink chiffon ribbon and finished off with the blue rhinestone heart...
closer view...
butterfly border is Memory Box "Fairyland Butterflies" #99078...
larger butterfly is Memory Box "Darla Butterfly" #98264 and "Vivienne Butterfly #98265....
the yummy blue flowers are from Noor Design...
pink magnolia is Wild Orchid Crafts...
flowers are finished off with these lovely wheat shafts...also from Noor Design...
the Sofiero Collection come with these lovely saying of the bottom...I cut this off and added part of it then layered it with a white chiffon ribbon stamped with "find joy every day" which is Hero Arts...

And done!!  Time for you to hop on over to Midweek Magnolias and check out the gorgeous creations that my talented teamies have created for your inspiration!!

All materials are listed/linked above.

Challenges I wish to enter:
All About Magnolia-Challenge #22 "All About Easter or Spring"
Magnolia-licious-Challenge #8 "Anything Goes"
Classic Design Team Open Challenge-April 1st Challenge #13 "Anything Goes"
Craft Heaven-Challenge #19 "Scent of Flower"
Crafting With Friends-Challenge #41 "Anything Goes"
Love To Craft Challenge Blog-April Challenge #9 "Anything Goes"
Noor Design-April Challenge "Flowers"
Stamping Sensations-April Challenge "Anything Goes"
World Wide Design Team Open Challenge-April 15th Challenge #21 "Anything Goes"

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


  1. Well Beth, I would say you certainly got something going here! It's gorgeous! Just gorgeous. I love all the butterflies...ALOT! And what are you talking about, your colouring with distress inks is very well done I think. I love that you always push yourself to keep trying different things and do well at it!

  2. wow gorgeous Beth, there is lot to see on.

    gr karin

  3. Once again Beth, you've created a sweet and adorable masterpiece. Love the shape, all those amazing butterflies and pretty flowers. You rocked this card hon. Thank you for joining us over at Magnolia-licious challenge. Good luck!
    Hugs Suzi xx

  4. gorgeous Beth ... the colours are so nice and springy! love those butterflies ... great job

  5. What a sweet card in these lovely pastel colours! Thanks for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations

  6. Oh my, your work is always striking and amazing and this is no exception. Brilliant work. I love it.
    Thank you for sharing with us over here at Classic Design Team Open Challenge and best of luck with your entry.
    [Annette Registered Owner/Admin for Classic Design Team Challenge]

  7. Back again, and again just stunning 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

  8. This is stunning love your flowers you have used Thank you for sharing with us over here today at the Classic Open Design Team Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

    Michelle DT for

  9. Stunning! Thank you for sharing with us over here at Classic Design Team Open Challenge and best of luck with your entry.

    Julie DT for

  10. Such a pretty card and very brave of you to try the DI colouring with a lack of mojo. You did brilliantly xx

  11. What a cute card. Beautiful decorated.
    Thank you for joining at Stamping Sensations this month.

  12. A very pretty creation and beautifully embellished, many thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations challenge this month.

    B x

  13. Gorgeous creation, love the image, flowers and those wonderful butterflies! Thank you for joining us at Love To Craft Challenge Blog!
    ~DT Sherry x

  14. Your attention to detail and coloring of the sweet image are superb, so many lovely things to look at on your beautiful card. Thanks for sharing with us at Love To Craft