Tuesday, 23 June 2009

Polkadoodles Challenge No 5

Welcome to my first posting and my first challenge. My daughter suggested that this would take me out of my comfort zone, so here I go. I choose for my first challenge to join in at the Polkadoodles blog. We had the following sketch to play with and add 3 flowers.

Materials - A4card Pale Pink,Off White and Burgandy Paper with Skeleton Leaves, Gold Mirror Card, Burgundy Corrigated Card,Gold Ribbon, Cuttlebug plus Small Flower Die, Big Flowers made with off white and Pink card decorated with pearl buttons.Parchment Butterfly(made by me) in off white vellum decorated with diamond coloured jewels.


  1. Sheila,


    Thanks for joining us at Polka Doodles with this beautiful card!! Lovely flowers, lovely butterfly!! I hope we see you back next week at the challenge!

    Sweet greetings,
    Saskia :)

  2. Beautiful card, love your parchment butterfly, so pretty. Thanks for joining in at Polkadoodles.

  3. Thank you Saskia, and thank you Kerry, for making welcome. Glad that you like the card, I lood forward to the next challenge

  4. Great card and glad you could join in with the challenge! Thanks for entering the Polkadoodle Challenge - hope you can join us again next week!

  5. ooooh shelia, that is sooo pretty, i love that little butterfly, i have never tried the parchment thing but you do it so beautifully xxx

  6. Beautiful card Sheila and I love that gorgeous butterfly.

  7. Sheila that is a lovely card and the butterfly is beautiful. I love doing parchment too.

  8. Shelia your card is lovely I think the parchment butterfly is wonderful can't wait to see more of your cards
    love Rosy

  9. Shiela - fab take on the sketch and I also agree that your butterfly is beautiful. Never has the guts to do parchment myself! Many thanks for taking he Polka Doodles challenge and look forward to seeing you next week !


  10. Sheila your card is gorgeous and I too am in awe of your beautiful butterfly!

  11. Hi sheila and wlecome to Blogland - be prepared for a massive addiction!!!!


    Gorgeous card too!

  12. Hi Sheila welcome to bloggyland and Polkadoodles....thanks for joining in the challenge and with such a gorgeous card...can't wait to see what you come up with this week.....Hugs Kath xxxxxx

  13. Hi Sheila,

    Welcome to Blogland and congratulations on the golden wedding. That is fantastic!

    Like your card too.

    Brandy - is that what you drink by any chance?

    Cazzy xx

  14. Gorgeous card Sheila, I love the butterfly! I look forward to seeing more of your work, best wishes, Rose x