Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Craftmad Weekly Challenge - Garden

I set the themes for the weekly craft challenges over at Craftmad. This week it is 'Garden' as I have had these wheelbarrow and gardening stickers (Sticker Store) for a while and really wanted to use them. I am really happy with my card......although there was one stage I was going to toss it in the bin. Amazing how just taking one element off a card can change the whole thing.

I have used a white corrugated card (Blue Edge Crafts). The right hand side I attached Blue Bazzil Bling which I added the gardening tool stickers. I then punched holes down the side and hand stitched with gold thread. The wheelbarrow I coloured with gold and blue metallic pens and black permanent marker. I filled the wheelbarrow with a variety of yellow and orange punched out flowers and green leaves. I have added smaller white flowers to the centre of some, Kindy Glitz to others and a couple of pearl bling centres too. Finished the card with three little blue punched out butterflies.


  1. A bit of hard work in this one Merry. It's come up amazingly. Well done.
    Kylie xo

  2. Very Pretty Indeed!!

  3. What a great gardening card! Really love how you did the flowers in the wheel barrow and the butterflies! Looks like it took alot of time!

  4. This is super pretty...love all the die-cut elements here!

  5. This is so sweet,the flowers and butterflies look so pretty!!!

  6. Gorgeous little garden themed card. Perfect for a friend with green fingers.

  7. OH WOW!! This is just stunning... Love everything about it.. Thank you also for your lovely comments on my blog.. bec xx


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