Saturday, February 19, 2011

PDCC#69 "Combined Grind" Challenge

Happy Saturday!

How exciting! There is a "Combined Grind" Challenge at Play Date Cafe this week. A combined challenge with Case Study. The photo inspiration is from the talented Eva Dobilas, a very creative lady! Take a peek and enjoy all the sweet creations everyone has made! Thanks for looking and adding any comments! Take care and enjoy your weekend!:-))


Paper: K&Company, Bazzill
Ribbon: My Stash
Red Flower, Red Gems: Darice
Black Gems, Flourish: Jolee's
Butterflies: K&Company
Black Cord: Jo-Ann Fabric
Emboss Folder: SU(Lattice)
Die: Spellbinder's(Scallop Circle)
Ink: Versa Magic(Cloud White)


  1. So many elements giving me so much to take in! That main butterfly is stunning!
    Thanks for joining us on CASE study this week!

  2. Beautiful, Maria! Love those embossed flourishes adorning the butterfly and that glorious pink flower! An awesome layout and wonderfully coordinated color palette. Great job!

  3. Oh this is beautiful. I love your take on both challengesd and your use of a bit muted colors. So elegant and romantic.

  4. So much detail Maria and so pretty! Thanks for playing along at the Play Date Cafe :)

  5. Very pretty! Great job with both challenges and love all the wonderful details :) Glad you had fun with our Combined Grind this week at The Play Date Cafe!

  6. Wow Maria! Your card is absolutely stunning! I love the butterflies and the lace finishes it off beautifully.

  7. What a great CASE, the black butterfly is just stunning.

  8. Wow! Love the papers you chose! The blach butterfly and flourishes are a perfect addition!

  9. Absolutely stunning! I love the black butterfly and the flourishes! :)

  10. Maria, I love your butterflies! THis is such a beautiful take on our combined challenges this week. So glad you play with us at the Cafe; I love to see your name in the gallery!

  11. Brilliant Maria, especially love the black flourishes with the butterflies!
    thanks for joining in the fun for this combine CASE study and PDCC! :)

  12. Every last detail is simply beautiful, Maria! LOVE all your layers! Thank you so much for playing along with us, this week, in The Cafe!

  13. What a beautiful card--great detail! LOOOOOOOVE that lace on the side:) Thanks so much for playing along with us over at the PDCC:}

  14. Very pretty! Love those flourishes around the butterfly, such a cool look. Thanks for playing along with us at The Play Date Cafe!

  15. What a beautiful card, Maria! That butterfly is just stunning... Thank you so much for joining us for our special challenge this week!