Monday, March 26, 2018


Ballarat is well known for its begonias and at this time of year they are at their most beautiful.  A week ago Sunday I went to Ballarat to visit a friend while there I went to the Ballarat Botanical Gardens. Following are some photo of begonia display in the hot house.

An now for my card tonight. It is for CAS Colours& Sketches #264. 

Sentiment:  Penny Black
Dies:  Simon Says Stamp
Ink Pad:  Distress Ink and Simon Says Stamp
Embellishment: Kaiser Kraft
Card:  UPM and unknown gold card

I hope you have a good week.

Thank you for dropping by.


Note:  My sister lives in Ballarat.  She visited the Gardens yesterday.  If you would like to see some more photos of Begonias then visit her blog Cards & Co.


  1. Fabulous CAS design, Skye. Love how you used the colours. The begonias are beautiful, I love those and hope to grow some when we have Summer here in UK x

  2. Beautiful photo´s and a beautiful card, Skye!

  3. Beautiful card, Skye! Wonderful CAS design! Love the gold outline for the flowers - nice touch! Thanks for playing along with us at CC&S!

  4. beautifuf card skye.. the flowers look stunning..loz

  5. The shiny gold lends a touch of elegance to your card. I really like the dimension you've given the largest blossom. Thanks so much for sharing your artwork with us at CC&S! :)

  6. Aren't they gorgeous. They say ..... minds think alike, well at least sister's minds think alike.

  7. Love the art & crafts style of your roses. Great CAS card and thank you for sharing it on the CC&S challenge blog.