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Wednesday, 20 June 2012

Anything but a card!

Hi guys,
Back again as GDT for

Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog

 Simon Says Stamp our challenge this time is Anything but a card,
the girls are showcasing 7Gypsies/Maya Road products this week, 
as usual if you have any you can use them or if like me you haven't you can still join in,
I've altered a brown paper bag using Magnolia papers, cheesecloth, dies and flowers,

Tilda is coloured with my distress re-inkers and is layered onto a spellbinders die which I've edged with Platinum Stickles,
again I've used another of the beautiful white  Prima flowers at the bottom,

I've used a Tim Holtz alterations butterflight border die which I've coloured with distress inks to match the colours,
Closer look of the gorgeous Prima flower,







Items used from Simon Says Stamp

Magnolia ~ Tilda sending love letter
Magnolia Paper ~Summer memories ~ Forget me not
Magnoli Doo Hickey ~ Leaf and swirl
Magnolia Doo Hickey ~ Lovely fence
Tim Hotz Alterations ~ Butterflight
Prima ~Petunia Overture white flowers
Ranger distress inks
Ranger distress re-inkers
Crackle paint ~ Picket fence
Stickles ~ Platinum
Spellbinders ~ Labels 18

As usual the fabby prize is a whopping


Challenges
Lovely hAnglar only ~ Fave colours / pink/blue/white
Crafty calendar ~flowers / optional swirls flourishes
Magnolia Down Under ~ Bingo ~ Die cuts/cheesecloth/Tilda
Paint/pearls/ribbon
Bunny Zoe's challenge ~ girls girls girls
Midweek Magnolias ~ anything but a card




Happy Crafting,
I've still got this darn bug, it's doing my head in,
 a lot of my family have got it too,
 hope your all ok
Hugs Liz xx






29 comments:

Cheryl said...

oh wow Hun this is a master piece oh wow and more wow would I love to have,this on my arm,its just stunning Hun,your detail is just fantastic,hugs Cherylxxxxxx

Rebekah said...

I love this Liz! I esp love how you coloured the Holtz butterfly die so pretty! Hope you feel better soon hugs Rebekah xx

Lorraine A said...

Absolutely stunning gift bag Liz !! It is a gift in itself !! sooo pretty and all the embellies and details are fabulous ! :-)

luv
Lols x x x

Lorraine A said...

p.s xx the $50 voucher isn't linking to the store, can you please fix if you feel up to it, if not no worries xx :-)

Hope you feel better soon me darlin xx nothing worse than a summer cold ,,, dreadful :-( xxxx

Jingle said...

Your bag is so cute! Love the frilly details!

Tracey said...

Liz, this is beautiful! I was going to skip this challenge but you have inspired me to give it a try, maybe lol. I love your colouring & flowers. Those butterflies are gorgeous! Awesome creation!!
I'm sorry you still don't feel well. Get well soon Liz.
Hugs

Sarah J. Moerman said...

Wow! This is absolutely beautiful! Gorgeous details! Love the soft colours!

Riet said...

So beautiful bag,I love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers and the details.

Hugs Riet.xx

Kjersti said...

Wow Liz, your paper bag is gorgeous! And sweet Tilda is great coloured:)
Have a nice day!
Hugs Kjersti:)

arjette said...

Woowwww Liz, awesome!!! It's really beautiful!!!

gr. arjette.

coops said...

wow so beautiful liz.gorgeous pretty colours and the tilda and details are stunning ;D

xx coops xx

email: Steph@SimonSaysStamp.com said...

Phenomenal bag!! I love the embellishments and touches of tulle and who couldn't love that sweet little Tilda face?? :)

*mwah*
Steph
Simon Says Stamp!

Debbie Pamment said...

OH MY - this is stunning! Love the gorgeous colour palette and amazing floral spray
Thanx so much for joining us at MDUC this week for our BINGO challenge
xXx

Scrapmumur said...

Hello Liz,
Your creation is very stunning!!!
I love all these details and the colours...It's very pretty.
Big hugs, Mumur.

sara said...

beautiful liz love how you coloured the butterfly die so pretty thanks so much for joining us at MDUC this week
hugs sara x x x

Jo (Boots the Monkey) said...

Wow, absolutely gorgeous bag Liz. I just love all your very pretty details and your inking of the butterfly border - stunning.

Thank's for being such a great Guest for us over at Simon Says Challenge.

Hugs,

Jo x

Nicole said...

Such a gorgeous creation. Lovely and absolutely beautiful. Hugs, Nicole

Deirdre said...

Congrats on the Guest Designer spot with SSS - saw your creation earlier today - LOVE it.....

Ivonne said...

Gorgeous bag Liz. Amazing coloring, gorgeous papers and flowers! Love the ribbon and the butterflies die!! Hugs, Ivonne

Kim said...

Love your gorgeous paperbag and the way you've colored Tilda and the butterfly border. Stunning!

Hugs Kim

Janette said...

Oh Liz this is gorgeous, wow, I seriously love it.xx

Rica said...

Hi Liz, hope you are Tegan are now
feeling much better!!!
I called on Thurs but by computer crashed and I forgot to come back - brainless!!!
Your creation is adorable, beautiful colours, your colouring of Tilda is stunning and I love all your beautiful details.

hugs Heather xx

Lin said...

WOW, the details on your bag are amazing! Love this little Tilda with her curly hair, and you've really surrounded her with beautiful things!

Caroline said...

Hi Liz just found your blog your card's are stunning your colouring is fantastic. Sick of this weather my patio is more like a swimming pool. Have a good weekend. Caroline xxx

Sharon said...

This is a Masterpiece. I just love what you have done with this gift bag. Absolutely stunning! Wow! ~ hugs Sharon

Suzi said...

This is utterly gorgeous Liz, love all the pretty detailing you've used on your gift bag. Thank you for joining us at Midweek Magnolias. You need to link back to Midweek Magnolias blog to be included in the prize draw Liz. I wouldn't want you to miss out hon.
Hugs
Suzi

Tina Makuc said...

What an awesome paper bag Liz!! So many details!! Love it!!
Thanks for playing with us at Midweek Magnolias this week!!
Hugs, Tina

Suzi said...

CONGRATULATIONS!!! Liz on winning the Midweek Magnolia challenge with your stunning gift bag.
Hugs
Suzi x

Nin said...

its gorgeous xx