Sunday, 23 October 2011

Going Dotty

I'm feeling more with it today so have had to catch up on so many things, but first, some crafting!!

This quick little card is for the Less is More challenge where the theme is Polka Dots. I hope that Mandi and Chrissie don't think that I've over done the dots! :)

This started with a square white card where I stamped the dotty flower stems and coral flowers in the corner. I then added the sentiment and stamped two small spotted butterflies. The large butterfly was two-stamped ( using my Stamp-a-ma-jig ) on white card and punched out before being stuck down just along his body so his, or her, wings are dimensional.

Recipe :  Card = Whisper White
Stamps = Simply Said and Flight of the Butterfly
Inks = Pool Party, Island Indigo, Lucky Limeade, and Calypso Coral
Tools = SU Butterfly punch and Stamp-a-ma-jig

I'm not sure why but this card made me smile as I made it ( perhaps I am still a bit delirious??)

It's Monty's 4th Birthday today, and because he's my baby, he had a few pressies to open this morning. All, apart from one, have been eaten or ragged about and taken around the garden in his mouth to see the sites!! Bless him, he absolutely loves ducks, and here he's sat on the garden bench with a very slobbery duck.

Mon loves to take over the bench, because he has a better view of the neighbourhood cats and squirrels from up there.

Anyway, that's it for now, I'll be back later with another card.

Thanks for dropping in to my blog today, I hope you liked what I've made.



  1. Lovely card and not too much dots at all ! x

  2. Really pretty card and no...not too dotty.
    Lynne xxx

  3. So beautiful good luck with the challenge Sandra H

  4. Beautiful CAS card, great colour combo. xx

  5. Your dots are fab!
    Super card... and the dog is pretty darn cute too!
    Thanks so much
    "Less is More"

  6. Happy birthday to Monty who is absolutely gorgeous! What a little cutie to like ducks! Love your card Bev and the polka dots are perfect! Vx

  7. love that sentiment, gorgeous card

  8. Lovely CAS card Bev. Wonderful color selection; I never think to place a bold with a softer color and it's always a lovely combination.

  9. Fabulous card Bev and Monty is just gorgeous!!
    Margaret x

  10. This is FAB Bev, not too many fots at all
    Belated birthday wishes to Monty
    He is gorgeous

    Thank you
    Mandi LIM


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