Saturday 18 April 2015

Suzy Bee's bloomin' challenge 76

This is my design card for Suzy Bee's bloomin' challenge 76: anything goes with a twist ... use a die or punch. Please click on the link to see the lovely designs of the rest of the team and join in our challenge.

For my card I used a Nellie Snellen die to cut out The Stamping Boutique image, Audrey with a cupcake, kindly supplied by the sponsor of the challenge. This had been coloured with Chameleon pens. The die cut was mounted on a piece of Pink Petticoat vintage rose paper. The background paper and the pink and white flower panel offcut are from the Pink Petticoat wild blossoms collection. Washi tape from Paperchase (a bargain buy) and flowers from Hobbycraft.

I'm also adding this card for my Patterned Paper April challenge - if you haven't discovered that yet, please take a look and join in the challenge.

This is also for:

The stamping boutique: spring
Fresh brewed: birthdays
Aud sentiments 129: birthday sentiment
Creative card crew 85: sentiment
Pile it on 64: fancy frames and/or beautiful borders
Natalie and Amy 31: frame it
Melonheadz friends: 2 or more designer papers
Graph it week 16: flower power
Creative corner: for a child
Penny's 223: one for the girls
Crafty catz 275: it's a girl thing
Polka doodles 16: pink and pretty
Crafty sentiments: anything goes
Craft for the craic April: die-ing for spring
Chocolate, coffee & cards 89: use a die cut
Creative craft cottage 37: use die cuts
Mema's April: anything goes, use a die or punch
Kort o mania 128: dies or punch
Artistic inspiration 129: anything goes with a twist of spring
Crazy challenge 195: springtime
Crafts4eternity R222: spring
Hobbyhome  cards 2 create 21: spring card
Pink gem 142: spring is in the air
Dragonfly dreams 16: let's see spring
Oddball: spring
Scribbles designs 28: spring has sprung
Stampartpapel retarte 43: inspired in spring or anything goes
Whimsy 82: colour an image
Fussy and fancy 137: springtime flowers
QKR stampede 135: spring flowers
Creative moments 66: anything goes/spring
Digi sketch: F is for flowers
Wags n whiskers 152: flowers
Fitztown 70: use flowers and/or leaves
Whoopsi Daisy April: throw on the flowers
Little Claire digi 4: flowers
Kit and clowder April: flowers
Going grey with Scrap-Creations: spring flowers
Sweet stamps 217: pink
Creative cutting challenges 51: anything goes
Stamp and create April: anything goes
Craft your passion 257: anything goes
Crafting from the heart 55: anything goes
Creative fingers 76:  anything goes
Party time Tuesday 197: anything goes
Pinspirational 138: anything goes
Not just cards 17: anything goes
Inspiration destination 29: anything goes
Sister act 102: anything goes
Craft creations
DL.ART April


  1. Very cute! Love the colors and image! Thanks for joining us at Party Time Tuesdays!

  2. Hazel this another beautiful design and is so perfect for our ‘BIRTHDAY’ theme. Just love the colours and design. Thanks for sharing your talent with us and good luck.
    {Fresh Brewed Designs DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  3. Love the pink my favourite :) lovely simple design to showcase your gorgeous image Hazel. Thanks for sharing your creation with us at Oddball Art this month and we hope to see you again soon
    Andrea x

  4. Cute image and card love the flowers and butterfly strip---Thank you for joining us at Crafting From The Heart
    Carol DT x

  5. Lovely card Hazel, great image and colouring. Very pretty design. Thanks for joining our challenge at Creative Craft Cottage and good luck in the draw. Jennifer DT member

  6. So pretty..I LOve your choice of colours, papers and design.
    Thank you so much Hazel for joining us this week at QKR Stampede.

  7. Thanks for joining in the Craft Your Passion Challenge!

  8. This is one of the first cards I've seen using chameleon pens, thanks for sharing and Thanks for visiting our Pretty in Pink Challenge at

    Penny (Polkadoodles DT)

  9. Adorable card Hazel. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Creative Craft Cottage. We would love to see you again … Anet DTx

  10. Gorgeous card Hazel. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Crafty Sentiments Designs. We would love to see you again ... Anet GDTx

  11. Great card thanks for joining the challenge at Whoopśi Daisy good luck x

  12. Very pretty card I love the colour scheme and the flowers. Thanks for joining us at Fitztown Challenge.
    Rose GDT x

  13. So pretty, cute image and lovely papers! Thank you for joining us at Creative Moments.

  14. Hey Hazel - I really like the two strips running down the DP - an interesting element! I like your use of the very soft color palette too. Didn't know about your challenge blogs before, but I am now following on Bloglovin and will start entering! Thanks for celebrating with us & sharing your project & creativity at Aud Sentiments Birthday Party!
    ~ginny, Aud Sentiments DT: [#129 – Birthday/ or No. 5 + Sentiment]
    Owner: RubberMAD (

  15. Gorgeous flowers and a lovely card. Thank you for joining in with us at Fitztown this month. Hugs Traci DT at Fitztown xx

  16. Lovely card thank you for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy Challenge Sue DT xx

  17. This is super sweet!!! Thanks for joining in the fun with us at Graph'it Markers Colouring Challenge and our theme of 'Flower Power'. Yvonne (DT)

  18. So cute. Thanks for joining us at graph'it markers coloring challenge good luck
    caroline dt

  19. So cute. Thanks for joining us at graph'it markers coloring challenge good luck
    caroline dt

  20. So pretty and love the flowers and especially the coloring...

    Thanks for joining us at Scribbles Designs and good luck!

    Sandy S
    (Owner/Designer Scribbles Designs)

  21. Such a sweet card. Thank you for joining us at Creative Card Crew.

  22. Gorgeous card Hazel, I like the sweet image and the lovely colours Thank you for playing along with us at Graph'It Colour Crazy Challenge, Good Luck
    Kevin xx

  23. Oh Hazel, your card is so sweet. Beautiful flowers and the image you used is oh so darling.Thanks for joining us at Mema’s Crafts challenge this month. We look forward to seeing more of your beautiful work. Hugs, Barbara { Mema’s Crafts }

  24. Beautiful card. I love all the cute details! Thank you for joining us at Retarte at Stampartpapel. Martha Lucia, DT

  25. Very sweet and congrats on the random drawing win! Hope you'll join us again at the Creative Cutting Challenge.
    DT Leader

  26. Very cute card! Thanks for joining us at Wags'n Whiskers Stamps!
    Cristina :-)

  27. What a great spring card!!!! Totally adore the flowers and the layout you have done.

    Thanks for joining our monthly challenge here at Scribbles Design challenge. Hope you will join us next time DT Crafting Vicky.

  28. This is a beautiful creation - gorgeous colours and layout - thank you for joining us this time at Penny's Paper-Crafty and good luck - Michelle x

  29. Cute card. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Catz this week.

  30. This is so sweet, love that backing paper. Thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles Wendy (DT).xx

  31. Cute card,& great design. Thanks for joining us this week at QKR Stampede. Karal DT

  32. Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week Hazel :) Gorgeous card!

  33. What a sweet creation, Hazel! Sooo cute! Thanks for playing along with Polkadoodles Pretty and Pink challenge .
    hugs, Asha (DT)

  34. oh my.. this is awesome! Love the image and the colours you've used.
    Thanks for playing along at Creative Fingers this week :)

  35. Hi Hazel what a beautiful card I love the image and the design is wonderful.
    Thank you for joining us at Whoopsidaisy. Good luck xx

    Debs DT Member xx

    {Debs Cards}

  36. This is so sweet - love the colours you used. Thank you for joining in the Fussy & Fancy Friday Challenge this time. Hope to see you again.

    Hugs, Vannessa
    Fussy & Fancy Friday DT

  37. lovely card
    Thank you for joining us at The Graph'It Marker Colour Challenge

  38. very pretty card Hazel. Lovely colours. Thank you for joining us at Not Just Cards this week. Judy DT

  39. This is fabulous Thanks for joining the Polkadoodles Challenge (DT) x

  40. Your card is gorgeous and thank you for joining in our challenge ,good luck and hope to see you again next time
    Hugs xxx Dt Anneke and have a nice day.

  41. Wow what a fab make! Thanks for joining our Flower Power challenge at
    Claire xx

  42. So cute and pretty card with lovely papers, which fits in our "Pretty in Pink" challenge over at Polka Doodle Challenges.

  43. Very pretty!

    Thank you for participating in the MelonHeadz Friends 2+ DP Challenge! We have a new challenge going on now. I hope you’ll check it out and play along.

  44. Colour combo and that image is super cute! Hugs Neva GDT Fitztown

  45. Cute card, good luck in all the challenges

  46. Så flott kort du har lage!
    Tusen takk for du deltar hos Kort’O Mania
    Lykke til.
    Klem fra Elisabeth

  47. What a sweet card, Hazel!

    Thanks for joining us in our 'spring-challenge' at Cards2Create!

    Hugs, Nicolette

  48. Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful project in our Spring challenge, I hope we see you again soon!


    Dragonfly Dreams

  49. Great card, so cute! Thanks for joining us at Oddball Art Stamps Challenge! :)


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