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Monday 4 May 2020

Pansies for Mom and #1 Dad

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Good Morning Crafty Peeps,

It’s time for a new monthly challenge at …

As always the theme is Anything Goes .

There will be 2 random draws; one specifically for entries which use a JDS image, and the other for everyone else.  Each winner will receive a gift certificate for $10 to be spent in the store. 
Today I am using two of Jan’s glorious sets.
The first set is called #1 Dad and is one of Jan’s fabulous new releases for May.
This set has both coloured and black and white images, plus a range of sentiments.
 I used the pre coloured images for my this card and teamed with papers from the Gentlemen Folk Nitwits pack - here
The book plate is also from this set.
I would like to enter this car into the following challenges….
Polkadoodles - W, C10 ANYTHING GOES - Challenges run weekly for 10 days - Wk 18 (Closes May 12th) and Wk. 17 (Closes May 5th)
QKR Stampede – W, 4E, SIO – No. 396 - ALWAYS ANYTHING GOES
Aud Sentiments Challenge 2W,E5  Must include a sentiment #250 Masculine + A Sentiment (W1 of 2)

WaterCooler Wednesday W, C8, #269 - Anything goes

My second card uses the gorgeous

This is another fabulous set containing both black and white images and a range of sentiments.
As with all Jan’s stamp sets they are very versatile and can be used to create any type of card. You can even  add your own sentiment to the jug.
 The image is coloured with a mixture of Promarkers and Spectrum Noir Illustrator Pens.
The lace and pearls are from my stash.
The Papers are from Raspberry Road Summer Expressions Collection.
I would like to enter this card into the following challenges.
613 Avenue Create - M (1st Sunday), 8E, Any Craft Accepted (check for recognition each week, top DT choices, winners, and crafter's voting by on-line community) - (May) Anything Goes w/ Optional Twist: Diamonds & Lace
Angie's Digital Stamps - M, 1st Sunday, 3E, Winner and Top Picks -  (May) Anything Goes
A Gem of a Challenge  2W, 3E  - #9 - Anything Goes (W2 of 2)
Crafty Friends Challenge 2W, 3E, - #134 - Lace / Ribbon (W2 of 2)
Crafter's Cafe (2W, P1/15, E5, F, C10) #241 - Anything Goes
Crafts Galore Encore (M, P1, E3) Always Anything Goes


  1. Love pansies!Thank-you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge.

  2. Sheryl, both cards are marvelous and I really love the plaid paper you chose for the masculine card. Perfect for a special dad. You coloring on the pansies is incredible and I love that gorgeous lace! Now, I have to put on a DT hat and thank you for playing along in our Anything Goes challenge at QKR Stampede this week. Good luck.
    NanaConnie DT

  3. I don't know which card I like better, Sheryl! The masculine card looks awesome with the screw heads. And your coloring of the pansies is so bright and beautiful! Love the lace detail!!!

  4. Two wonderful cards- I so love the first card for Dad and your great layout and choice of DP's. Your Pansies are fabulous- love the touch of lace and another beautiful layout!

  5. Great cards, Sheryl! The clever design on your Dad's card is perfect with that lovely image! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Watercooler Wednesday Challenge this week. Take care! :)

  6. Great card for your Dad Sheryl. Love the different elements and DSP. Thanks for joining us at the Watercooler Wednesday Challenge this week. Tristan DT.

  7. Very nice work thanks for sharing!!!

  8. Two fab cards - I do love your masculine creation,

    Thanks for playing along with us at Aud Sentiments,

    Hugz Tinz

  9. Sheryl, WOW1 I was surprised at both your creations... love the plaid with the #1 DAD card and with vibrant color of the pansies on the other! Great job! I love both!
    (Owner & Illustrator of Jan's Digi stamp shop)

  10. Fabulous creation! Thanks for joining us for Week 17 at Polkadoodles Craft Challenge!

  11. Beautiful card Thanks for joining us for Week 9 at Gem of a Challenge!

  12. Both pretty cards. Thanks for entering your wonderful creation at The Crafter's Cafe this fortnight.

  13. Simply wonderful cards!!
    So glad you shared with us at 613 Avenue Create for the challenge! Good Luck!

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    Hugs ~ DT Shell πŸ’•

  14. Congratulations! You were named a Top Rocker for the week: May 3 - 9, 2020 at 613 Avenue Create! Thanks for your wonderful submission to our challenge!

    The Resident Designers


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