Monday, February 18, 2013

DT Card for Lexi's Creations Challenge # 84 Monochromatic

My DT Card for Lexi's Creations    Challenge #84 Monochromatic. The challenge will run Feb 18th 2013 - Mar 2nd , 2013. 

Please join us, I'm so looking forward to seeing your creations
 and while there be sure to check out the work by my team mates  at Lexi's Creations, they are a very talented group!! 

Sponsor:   We are sponsored this fortnight by Fairy Dust Crafts Your one stop shop for Lexi's Digi & rubber  images and a growing choice of delicious crafting goodies. 

                                             My New Store :D

Card details:
Stamp:'Precious friend ' sentiment and  'Fairy Dust Butterfly' from Fairy Dust Crafts  
Die Cuts: Spellbinders  nestabilities standard circles; Marianne Designs for the flower, Spellbinders Shapeabilities 'Foliage' for the large leaves beneath the flower; Scrapping Cotage 'Ivy' 
Punch: Martha Stewart 'scary branches', EKSuccess retro  1' flower punch
Paper:   Stampin' Up  whisper white, basic black cardstock; Designer paper from DCWV's 'The Bella Armoire Stack,   
Colour medium: Butterfly coloured in with Prismacolor dark grey marker and topped with 'at you  Spica'  black
Embossing folder: Cuttlebug 'Swiss dots'
Other:  ribbon -Michaels, black rhinestones
Technique: dimensional & Cutting-   butterflly and flower  popped up, butterfly cut with an outline (minus the fairy dust that comes with the image)

Top 5 placement - the Allsorts ChallengeChallenges:
1. Joanna Sheen Challenge: Black and White
2.Pan Pastel UK Challege Blog: Just Two Colours (I am entering this under the assumption the both black and white can be treated as colours)?
3.A Gem of a Challenge: #67 Dies and Punches
4.Allsorts Challenge Blog: #194 Things with wings
5.QKR Stampede #26 Anything Goes
6. Raise the Bar: #131 Anything Goes
7. Simply Create Too:#31 Mother's Day or for a Female--my card is for girlfriend of 30 odd ye


  1. Gorgeous card Glenda I love the black and white together, beautiful butterfly and flowers.

    Hugs Julie x

  2. Beautifully done, Glenda! I love black and white, and this one is magnificent. Great background dp and that butterfly is superb. Lovely sentiment.

  3. Wow! This is a beauty! Black and white is so classic and so elegant. Lovely embellishments and awesome sentiment!

  4. Black and white is sure a good choice for a monochromatic card. Love all your embellishments. NancyD

  5. This is gorgeous, thanks for joining us at allsorts Tracy x

  6. Gorgeous.....that flower arrangement is fabulous!
    Hugs Jo x

  7. How beautiful. I love black and white cards and this one is perfection.

  8. Love the monochrome look it so elegant! thanks for joining in the pan pastel uk challenge

  9. Glenda - this is stunning! Love the way you've got the butterflies flitting through your card and the flower spray is gorgeous.
    Helen x

  10. Wow this is gorgeous! So much detail! Perfect for the color combo!

  11. Beautiful black and white creation! And Oh how I love that sentiemnt.



  12. Such a beautiful card, Glenda I love that floral/foliage arrangement you have created. Vee xx

  13. WOW WOW WOW, what a WONDERFUL card Glenda, and so very elegant too!

  14. My my my Glenda this is a real stunner! I Love love love Black and White so elegant and classy and love how you used Lexi's butterfly it looks amazing! xx

  15. Oh wow this is just awesome. So love the black and white and the flowers and butterfly is gorgeous.
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  16. Such a very elegant card Glenda, thanks so much for sharing your lovely work with us at Allsorts challenge this week.

    B x

  17. Hi Hun I'm so glad to be back on lexi's, lovely elegant card. love that flower!!!
    Tracey x

  18. wow! what an elegant card, Glenda. Gorgeous flower and the butterfly is simply stunning. Thanks for taking the time to visit my blog.
    xxx Asha
    Sunny Summer Crafts

  19. This is really elegant. Love the design with the black and white design, use of embossing and diecuts. Thanks for playing at QKR Stampede and good luck. Hope to see you back friday for a new challenge. Bettina xx

  20. Gorgeous! So Elegant! Thanks for playing with us this week at QKR Stampede!! Please Come back and play with us again really soon!

    Many Blessings,
    Tina QKR DT

  21. A very beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at AGOAC.

    Donna x

  22. This is so elegant and stunning, love it
    Julie x GDT

  23. Absolutely stunning Glenda this is so elegant and classy. Thank you for joining in with the PanPastel Challenge Blog
    Lindsay xx

  24. This is so pretty. Love it !

  25. Really Beautiful card.Hugs x

  26. I love this black and white card. The butterfly is gorgeous! I am going to have to check out these spica looks great.

    What a classical look your black and white card is.
    Whoever receives it will treasure it always!

  27. This is just beautiful!!! So elegant!!

  28. I love the look of black and white, just gorgeous Glenda! The embossing of the sentiment and all the layers make it a stunning creation!