Daffodils & spring

Hello lovelies,

I had recently made a daffodil card, which one of my very dear friend liked. It also reminded her of her mother who would have been 72 if she were here and that Daffodil is birth flower of the March borns.

I had seen this very cute card of Michele for this new challenge, I had not ever participated in. So, as soon as I saw this image at Inspired by - hello spring, I knew how would I use the picture and my Daffodils from Jane's Doodles for a card. So first I did water colouring my flowers.. and the blue sky in watercolours. I know that imperfections of water colours is what makes it beautiful, but I didn't like it..so another try with distress ink blending for the bg..aah..better. Some splatter like the pros do.. aah.. even better!

Here's my card for the lovely lady whom I never met, but whose children have so much love to give. I wonder what a lovely mother she'd be to bring up children who have hearts of gold.

I hope my friend's mom, who must be seeing this from heaven, likes it. I plan to send it to my friend's father, because he would have missed her on her birthday. I hope you like it too!

Joining in at

Inspired by - hello spring

Time out challenges - Happy 4th Birthday
These yellow daffodils do remind me of sunshine
in the blue sky!

Happy little stampers - without the optional twist

Simon says stamp - floral frenzy

Simon says stamp - Craft month


  1. This is so pretty! I love the splatter background! Thank you for playing at Inspired By :)

  2. What a beautiful take on the inspiration- LOVE these colors together, so happy, and your story behind your card. Thank you for sharing it with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

  3. What a super Spring card! Thank you for joining us at TIME OUT!

  4. This is so very pretty. I love those beautiful daffodils. What a fantastic masculine card. Love that image. Thanks so much for playing along at Time Out.

  5. What beautiful daffodils and how well you've watercoloured them. Love that bright yellow! Great texture in your watercoloured sky. Thanks so much for playing along with our HLS March Watercolour Challenge.

  6. Beautiful card. The bright blue and yellow go so well together. Thanks for joining us at Happy Little Stampers Watercolor Challenge

  7. Wow, gorgeous! Loved seeing it in the Inspired By challenge gallery


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