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Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Gumboot Garden

In the garden the flowers grow wild and bring the wildlife.  Wouldn't this be great for Mother's Day?

I used a sketch for this and a new die that arrived in the mail yesterday - the gumboot.



EF: Mag freebie
Gumboots die: Simon Says Stamp-rainboots
Label die: Marianne
Bee die: Magazine freebie
Coloured with Copics
Wild stamp: unknown brand
From stash: PPaper, twine, white pigment pen


Shared on challenges:
tuesday-morning-sketches-502
craftyfriends-109-use-more-than-one-die
diesrus-120-flowers
die-cut-divas-may-challenge-flowers-all-year-round
carabbiemoments-168-ag
craftygalscorner-191-may-flowers
craftyhazelnuts-patterned-paper-may
simon-says-for-a-special-lady

16 comments:

Bunny said...

Beautiful card. It would make a lovely Mother's Day card.

I have never heard of the term "gumboot" before. I love that. [Bunny]

Caz said...

Lovely creation...Thank you for joining us at Crafty Friends..Hope to see you again soon..

Caz xx CF DT

Sherri said...

This is just adorable! I'm so glad you joined our "Flowers" challenge at Dies R Us so we could all enjoy it!

Darlene said...

I just love seeing boots with flowers in them! LOL This is adorable! Great job! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘Flowers’ challenge at Dies R Us. Good Luck and please come back again soon!

Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)
DIES R US CHALLENGE BLOG
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop by for a visit.

Furrbster said...

Great card,

Thanks for playing along at Creative Moments,

Hugz Tinz

creationsnz said...

Hi Bunny. I don't know what you call them in USA; I know they are Wellington Boots in UK (presumably after the famous Duke of Wellington), we just call them gumboots here in NZ. I don't know the origin, but probably early settlers smeared their boots in gum to make them waterproof??

Debbie said...

Super cute card! I love the tulips and boots die!
Thanks for playing along with us at Tuesday Morning Sketches!
Debbie ~ TMS DT
Debbie's Dash of This and That

kiwimeskreations said...

What an eye-catching card Carol - love the bold tulips and gumboots against the delicate coloured background
Blessings
Maxine

Arlene said...

Wonderful card there! So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

Creaine said...

Fabulous creation, love the design! Thank you for sharing with us over at Crafty Friends and best of luck with your entry. Love to see you again next time. Thank you.
DT Ine http://creaine-cards.blogspot.nl/

Diane Louise J said...

Hello Carol, Thanks for joining our ‘more than 1 die’ challenge with your beautiful card. I love the wellington boots. Hope you can join us for our next challenge too.
Diane Louise
[Team Leader for Crafty Friends Challenge Blog]

Melissa Craig said...

So cute! I have played a bit with this die and haven't put on anything yet! I love it. Thank you for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

crafty-stamper said...

Congrats on this beautiful card winning at DiesRus
Carol x

cass said...

Wonderful card with great paper. Thanks for joining us at CHNC Patterned Paper Challenge this month.

Connie Can Crop said...

So pretty! I just love that little bee! Thanks for joining at Crafty Gals Corner! Hugs, Connie DT

BellesCreations.gr said...


Wonderful work. Thank you for joying us over on the Get Creative Challenger Blog. Good Luck