Summer Yummies at the Play Date Cafe – PDCC93


I ordered something from a vendor on Ebay or Etsy and they stuck a few mulberry flowers in the packet as a little “Thank You” (I always love those little surprises!).  There was one flower that was the exact right color…  serendipity and card making once again!Here is the image we were given for inspiration:



And, once again, my Cheery Lynn Doily die makes an appearance.  Since I had used the middle of the doily for another card, I had the lacy bits from around the edges that I folded and placed beneath my Tim Holtz Tattered Flowers die cut and my serendipitous watermelon colored flower.

Supplies…  Paper:  Recollections, K&Co Jubilee; Ink: Momento Black Tuxedo; Stamps: Studio G; Tools:  Martha Stewart Border Punch, Tim Holtz Alterations Die, Cheery Lynn Italian Flourish Doily Die, BigKick; Bling:  Ranger Glossy Accents, Recollections skeleton leaves, Studio 112 gold dots and black no-hole beads from my miniatures stash.

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About Charlotte Zweigoron

Married, retired, never been so busy..! One of my most prized possessions is my very own craft room! And, actually, all the rest of our home is built around that craft room. Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio. I have been living in Georgia for over thirty-five years after a four year stint in Chicago. Crafting, reading and playing Mah Jongg with our circle of friends are my favorite activities right after spending time with my four grandchildren and four great-grandsons. Two of my three grown daughters and one of my two grandgirls live right across the yard from my husband and I. The youngest daughter, her husband, and our grandpups live in our same town. I have been teaching a paper crafting class for over three years and the ladies in the group have become a second family. We are well and truly blessed with people and critters to love..!
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4 Responses to Summer Yummies at the Play Date Cafe – PDCC93

  1. Ann says:

    The first thing that caught my eye was the ‘lace’ around the flower. Very clever. And you’re right, the colors are yummy.

  2. Andrea Ewen says:

    Oh, Charlotte, your card is pure gorgeousness! The bits of doily you used from a previous craft look marvelous…how clever of you! I’m always amazed at punch/die cut techniques and this one is fabulous! Awesome take on the colors and I love the skeleton leaves in the background. Thanks for playing along with us at the Play Date Cafe!

  3. Sav says:

    WOW! That flower is super stunning–love the many layers you created with it! Those leaves are super fab too! Great job all around:) THANKS so much for joining in the fun and playing along with us over at the PDCC:)

  4. megan fahey says:

    Love the leaves. Beautiful!

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