Monday, February 15, 2016

Cuppa Posies:)

Here's a card to whisk the winter blues away! I hope:)
I was inspired by the Blues and Gold colors from the 
Here's my card:
I've been enjoying the coloring challenge at The Daily Marker #thedailymarker30day.


Here is a close up of the details.

Using Neenah solor white cardstock,
I started out by stamping and masking the cup from Hey, Mama Elephant and flowers from Altenew Floral Motifs and leaves and branches from Altenew Doodle Blooms. Then I colored with both Distress ink markers and Zig Clean Color Brush markers. The Butterfly is a Painted Butterfly from Altenew as well.

Thanks for stopping by!

Just to let you know, This was one of those pieces that I worked on for hours and almost threw away..(sometimes setting a project aside for a time is good, then gets fresh hope later.)
After a few days, I added more detail with the ziggys  which made it more to my liking:)

EDITED:  Excited to be featured at

Scrapbook and Cards Today Blog

Thank you Altenew for choosing my card as a winner:)))


  1. wow... what a gorgeous card... the coloring is absolutely amazing!! (I would pick this as a winner in a heart beat!)

  2. Oh gosh I agree with Rosemary!! She took the words right out of my mouth!!

  3. This is just so pretty wow kick azz colouring

  4. Such a beautiful card Laura! I love your coloring skills! :)
    Suchi xx

  5. WOW!! This is gorgeous LauraJane!! Your coloring is beyond stunning!

  6. LauraJane, I HAD to read your text to see what stamps you used. This is so beautifully and originally stamped and coloured that this is beyond fantastic!

  7. STUNNING!! A well deserved win over at Altenew.

  8. OH LauraJane!!! It's so wonderful that you've won for this masterpiece at Altenew [and didn't succumb to throwing it away!!!] Congratulations on a most deserving win ... xx

  9. I love everything about this card ..Its so stunning... Your coloring on this one is truly amazing... Congrats on your well deserved win at Altenew :)

  10. Congratulations!!! This card is jaw dropping!


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