Wednesday 20 February 2013

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #159 - Flowers

Good morning bloggers, hope this finds you well!
It's time for a new challenge at
and the theme chosen by our fabulous team mate Wendy is

We are sponsored by Flonzcraft, with a special prize from StampArt Designs by Kathryne

I was fortunate enough to select some stamps from Flonzcraft awhile back and have used a stamp from the Happy Birthday Greetings, Birthday Prayer set on my card today and it can be found here.  I like how the sentiments in this set are all on an angle or curve....perfect for fitting around images.
The image is Aimi with Lantern from LOTV

DP - Graphic 45 Bird Song Collection
SU Pretty in Pink
Flowers - WOC
Large butterfly - Memory Box
Small butterfly - MS punch
SU leaf die
Border Die - Cheery Lynn Designs Carnivale
Satin ribbon - Michaels
Tag - SB Antique frame and accents
Button - Basic Grey

I would like to enter the following challenges:
ABC Challenge #17 - All Stitched up
Pink Gem Challenge #67 - Dies & Punches
Allsorts Challenge week #194 - Things with wings
Guylou's Inimitability - Bingo (ribbon, free space, button)
My Grafico #144 - Anything Goes
MIM #128
My Craft Spot #87 - Flowers

Thanks so much for stopping by and your lovely comments are always appreciated.
Pat K x


Alyce Kit and Clowder said...

oooh stunning pat! i just love those colours...the aquas are so pretty! such a gorgeous design too :)

Doreen said...

A gorgeous card,fabulous image and great

Stamps and Paper said...

Simply stunning Pat, just love this sweet image, your colours are wonderful and love all your embellishments especially your floral corner with the butterfly....


coops said...

so gorgeous pat.really pretty image and details and i love your fabulous colour combo :D

xx coops xx

Ciska said...

This card really caught my eye on the challenge blog post, love the image, the colours, the colouring, the flowers, the theme, the papers....need I go on? I LOVE IT! :)

Sasha said...

Such a stunning card, Pat. Those colours look fabulous together, and your image is beautifully coloured, too. Your papers and embellishing are just fab! xx

Sue said...

Stunning card Pat. I love that image and your colouring is amazing - as always. I love the papers and gorgeous embellishments that all work so well together.
Hugs Sue

Pat said...

Oh Pat this is just gorgeous, I love the cute image and the colours you have chosen to use are just beautiful, fab flowers too.

Pat xx

brenda said...

What a fabulous colour palette Pat, this really is a very eye-catching creation.

Thank you so much sharing with us at Allsorts challenge this week.

B x

Pia S said...

I think the color combination looks fantastic and it works so well with an oriental inspired theme! It's a lovely image, the added stitching is a nice detail, and you've decorated the card so beautifully with flowers!

Judith said...

This is just gorgeous Pat - I love the combination of these colours with this gorgeous image - I didn't think I liked these stamps much when they were issued by LOTV - but I definitely like your version!! have you checked out the DT blog??!!

big hugs judith xx

Sylvia said...

Beautiful card, love the colouring and the LOTV image. Thank you for joining us at The Crafty Bloggers Network Challenge.

Sylvia xx
CBN Design Team

GiGi said...

Super cute card! I love the vibrant colors and the image is so cute! Thanks for playing at My Craft Spot!

Kelly Lloyd said...

This is gorgeous and the colours are stunning
Thanks for joining us at a gem of a challenge
Hugs Kelly

Lorraine said...

This is gorgeous Pat. The little geisha girl looks so sweet and I love the pretty flowers and butterfly.
I saw you on MIM.
Lorraine x

Wendy said...

Stunning card Pat, love the image and gorgeous colours, pretty flowers too.
Hugs Wendy xx

Unknown said...

WOW, love your colored image and the fabulous design of your card. This is stunning! Thanks for joining us at Make It Monday.

Maire Gamber said...

How beautiful! I love the pink and teal together!
Marie xx

purplecinn said...

I saw this on mim and came by for a closer look. I love the colours and the Asian feel. A perfectly balanced card! :)

Eileen said...

This is Stunning Pat. Love the image (must ink her up one day :)). Fabulous colouring and colour choices. Perfect embellishments and papers
Eileen x

Kim Kelley said...

Love the color choice! Beautiful! Thank you for joining us at Guylou's this week! HUGS



Carla S. said...

Stunning card, Pat! I love the colors and the gorgeous flowers! Fantastic coloring of the beautiful image! Thanks for joining in on the BINGO challenge at Guylou's!

Debora said...

Pat, just stunning and so beautiful! I love the colors you chose!

Unknown said...

Stunning card. The oriental paper in the background is matched so perfectly with the vibrant pink and stunning turquoise. its all co-ordinated so beautifully

Thank you for joining us at Crafty Bloggers Network this month.
Claire x

Anonymous said...

Very vibrant and zappy colours! love your sewing too! very neat! Thanks for Playing Allsorts!
hugs me x

Sarah said...

This is so beautiful Pat, love the colours and details. Thank you so much for joining us at Allsorts for our Things with Wings challenge x

Heather said...

What a beautiful card Pat, your colours and papers are gorgeous - I love that sweet image and scrumptious embellies!!

Heather xx

Alberto said...


i'm in love with your card and the image is gorgeous!
the colours remember me oriental atmosphere!!

love just everything!

hugs, alby

Donna Ellis said...

Oh, Pat, my heart smiled real big as soon as your blog page popped up! This is an adorable little geisha image, and so magically colored and shaded! Your card is beyond amazing - I love everything about it. So pretty! I've pinned you, of course. hugs, de

Gibmiss said...

Hi Pat
Stunning card lovely image ... Fabby embellies....
Hugs Sylvie xxx

Patty Gorka said...

Oh, my how pretty! Love all your amazing details and such a pretty color combination! Thanks for joining us this week at ABC Challenges!

Rach83 said...

Wow, wow and wow again! I LOVE the colours you've used here, Pat. So gorgeous and your image is just super cute. An utterly stunning card.

Rachel x

Lozzy said...

Your card is stunning Pat. Beautiful colouring and the colours you have used are gorgeous.
Lozzy x