Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Double D, Flowers Of The Month Jan-June

  Good Morning! 

A brand new Challenge is up and running over at the Double D Challenge Blog

Here is your Inspiration Tile: 

January Carnations or Snowdrops
February Violets or Primrose
March Daffodils~Jonquils~Narcissus
April Daisy~Sweet Pea~Gerber Daisy
May Lily of the Valley or Hawthorne
June Rose or Honeysuckle

 I picked Violets as my inspiration.

 Lattice die by PTI, Garden Gate Kit.
Cheery Lynn Watering Can die, which I added 'patina' to, 
using paint and inks and embossing powders.
Foliage and stems are by Elizabeth Crafts from the Zinnia die set.

 Gina K Designs Hugs and Wildflowers stamp set for my 'violets'.
Inks in; Perfect Plum, Wild Wisteria and Amalgam Black.
Brick Wall Embossing Folder.
Foam Dots.

Just a sweet little fun card to make.  I love all things flowers!

Please come on over to the Double D Blog and join in all of the FUN!

You'll be glad you did as there is always a pretty prize up for grabs!

Here's the prize for this Challenge: 

Thanks for stopping by!



  1. Beautiful, love the lattice die in the background. x

  2. Beautiful violets Donna and of course a lattice background is my favorite, such a pretty floral card!

  3. That brick wall EF looks new and I love it with the lattice die. It is a great background full of texture with those sweet purple violets. Violets remind me of Spring.

  4. This is gorgeous Donna! Great job adding the patina to the watering can. It looks well worn and loved and perfectly rusty. The lattice against the stone wall...... beautiful!

  5. Oh Donna this is just awesome! LOVE your background wall/trellis ... perfect for this beautiful container of violets! Awesome springtime inspiration! HUGS

  6. Oh wow that is gorgeous, love the brick wall behind and the flowers are just lovely, my favorite has got to be the patina you put on that watering can, that is so cool!! I don't know why I love the look of rusty things :)

  7. How beautiful! I'm in love with all of your layering, texture and deep color! The die cut layering is delightful to look at!

  8. So very beautiful and I love all the dimension you got with your design.

  9. Beautiful!!! Love the lattice on the brick background with the pretty basket of flowers.

  10. This card is so lovely, Donna! All of the dimension and that cute trellis backdrop. Beautiful!

  11. Oh my geeeeeee.....what a beautiful card. I love, love, LOVE that watering can....looks real. I adore this so much, really, really fabulous!!!

  12. Fab layout and that can is so cool!

  13. Love the lattice against the brick wall and the pretty watering can of violets.