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Monday, May 2, 2016

For any mom - Eureka challenge #191

My mom has been gone for several years, so I made a card for any mom.
 This week the challenge at Eureka Stamps, #191, (Eureka Stamps Blogspot) is to create a feminine or Mother's Day card.  You have until Sunday, May 8, at 3pm EDT to enter.  You may enter up to 3 times, and you can win 2 Eureka digi images - three, if you use an image from Eureka. Please join us! I used a pretty image called "Mixed Bouquet", and a sentiment that says "It's a special day".  You can find both of these digis and many more, both rubber stamps and digis, at the Eureka site.
I used this sentiment so it could be for any woman on Mother's Day.  I chose soft pastels - the green and white is one of my favorite combos.  The delicate butterfly is by Cheery Lynn, and I added some frilly ribbon.
Sketch:    House that Stamps Built
Mother's Day:   DLart 
                            Jo's Scrapshack
                            Mod Squad 
                            Cheery Lynn 
                            The Stamping Boutique
May Flowers:     Aloha Friday Challenges 
Butterflies:          Cuttlebug Mania       
Wings:                  Digichoosday
Dots/Stripes:        Deep Ocean 
Pastels:                 Di's digi designs
Layers:                 Creative Knockouts
Fave color combo:   Pink Gem
Book (Secret Garden    C.R.A.F.T.
Any:      A Beautiful Mess
              Addicted to Stamps
              Creative Fingers 
              Inspiration Destination
              Lemon Shortbread 
              Not Just Cards
              Simon Wednesday
              Crafty Gals Corner



  1. Lovely card, Dorothy! The green is so pretty!
    Thanks for joining our Aloha Friday Challenge at Kitty Bee Designs! :o)

  2. An eye catching design Dorothy and the addition of your CL butterfly is the perfect finishing touch. Thanks for joining in the challenge at Cheery Lynn Designs and good luck.
    Julie x

  3. Beautiful your design and flower bouquet...Thank you for joining us at ATSM...Željka DT

  4. Gorgeous card, your flowers are so beautiful! Love the paper that you used too! Thanks for playing along with us at DL.ART Thankful Thursday Challenge!!

  5. Very pretty! I, too, love your green and white combination. Your beautifully colored bouquet image looks great with it. Thanks for joining us over at the Mod Squad Challenge this week!

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  7. This is so classy! GREAT coloring and layering! ANY Mom is going to cherish this! So sorry about your Mom (hugs!). Thanks so much for playing Simon Says Stamp Wednesday “Anything Goes” Challenge!

  8. Hi Dorothy - this is a really lovely card. I love the colour combination you have used and the pretty details you have added.

    1. and of course I meant to say thank you for joining us this time at A Gem of a Challenge.

  9. Thank you so much for sharing your project and entering our Challenge at Creative Fingers Challenge Blog.
    Angie DT

  10. Lovely card. I love all the green. Thanks for joining us at Inspiration Destination. I hope to see you again on the next challenge! Good luck!!! Patricia

  11. Beautiful card! Thank you for joining us at Digi Choosday Challenges.-Monica Dt.

  12. Liking the color choices and that ribbon bow! -thank you for dropping this off at WAW this week - best wishes on the win! Blessings - Gail DT WAW John 3:16

  13. Beautiful! I LOVE that butterfly die; it's so gorgeous and elegant. Thanks for playing with The House That Stamps Built.

  14. These great papers play so well with the beautifully colored image. Thanks so much for joining us the week at CRAFT Challenge!

  15. Such a beautiful card. Thank you for sharing it on Cre8tive Hands Friends.
    Michelle x

  16. Very pretty design. Thanks for joining us for the 'Things With Wings' challenge at Digi Choosday.
    Gail Digi Choosday DT

  17. fab card thanks for sharing at craft this week hope to see you join for our next challenge
    aunty sue dt

  18. Beautiful card! Thanks so much for participating in the Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge this week and good luck.

  19. Love this in green! I don't use enough green. The ribbon is gorgeous and I love the image you used.

    Thank you for joining us at Creative Knockouts for our Lots of Layers challenge.

  20. Really lovely card and design!
    Thanks so much for joining in at Dis Digis!
    Lucy x

  21. This is really pretty Dorothy, I love all the green you used and I especially love the interesting and intricate butterfly I love it.
    Thank you for entering the DL.ART THANKFUL THURSDAY challenge #179-“Mother’s Day” for this challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.


  22. Beautiful! Thanks for joining us in the Cherry Lynn Designs Challenge and good luck in the draw!

  23. Beautiful colour combo! Thanks for joining in with a Gem of a Challenge this time!
    Hugs Lynsey x

  24. Gorgeous card!!! Thanks so much for participating in our LEMON SHORTBREAD challenge!!! Can’t wait to see you participate again in our next challenge!! Have a great crafty day!!!
    Deanne at A Little Bit O’ Paper