Pollycraft Monday Challenge - Make your own Flowers

It's Monday already which means it is time for a new Pollycraft Monday LinkLink
Challenge. The theme this week chosen by Michele is 'Make your own flowers'. I chose to use this adorable image of Felicity on a swing. I have made a card in a similar style to this a while back using a Monkey swinging from a tree and was inspired by this card by Emma to have another go.

I used an old Hobbycraft punch for the leaves and the string is by East of India. One of my crafting staples at the moment.
I coloured the image with Promarkers and cut her out making a slit at the bottom of her hands to thread the string through. I mounted the image with foam pads.

I made a flower from Kraft paper loosely following the tutorial in the Magnolia mag. I don't have a large flower punch so I used a Nesties flower shape. The smaller roses are from my local Craft shop and all papers used are Basic Grey Wisteria.

We have a sponsor for this Challenge. The winner will receive this gorgeous Baby Ellie download from The Creative Cottage




How gorgeous is this? I just love all the polka dot papers!
As well as the overall winner of the Challenge, we will be picking favourites from the entries using a Pollycraft image and these will be able to display the following badge on their blogs.

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Each month all the 'Favourites' will be entered into a draw to win a £10 Pollycraft voucher...

I hope you will be able to join us for this Challenge and I look forward to seeing all your cards.
I am also entering this card in the Die Cut Dreams Challenge which is to 'Make your own flowers'.
Have a lovely Monday!
Jane
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9 comments:

  1. I love your flowers Jane, fab creation. Hope you are well!
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  2. Wow Jane!
    What a gorgeous card!! I adore the way you've layered everything and the stitching is so gorgeous!!
    xx

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  3. REally lovely Jane, love the flowers too. Thanks for joining us at DCD.
    xx

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  4. Hi Jane, beautiful card, love the colours and flowers! hugs Heidi xx

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  5. that's a gorgeous flower! Thank you so much for entering the DCD challenge this week and good luck.

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  6. Very clever, love the way you have put this together. Fab card!
    Kaz xx

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  7. Gorgeous card Jane and fabulous floral detail.
    Thank you for joining us at Die Cut Dreams.
    Hugs,
    Nicola -x-

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  8. oooh gorgeous flower - looks so perfect and works just as well with nesties

    Fab to see you joining in at Die Cut Dreams
    Hugs
    Victoria
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  9. Hi Jane, What a stunning card with such wonderful texture and dimension. Your handmade flower is beautiful. Thankyou for joining in the DCD challenge this week.
    Love n hugs
    Vikki xx

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