Tuesday, December 30, 2014

My Top 10 Favorite Cards of 2014

The year 2014 came... and now it's almost gone...
I thought it would be fun to share my absolute favorite cards that I created in 2014. If you would like more details about the card itself, simply click on the photo. It will take you to my Flickr photo and you can find the blog link and pertinent information.
 So here we go....
#1: my design assignment card for Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
you're a shining star
#2: a card that I sent to my sister-in-law Florence
incredibly grateful for you
#3: this card won the Ombre Challenge over Avery Elle Stamps
just a note
#4: this card won a mention in the December 2014 Paper Crafts and Scrapbooking digital issue
You are Brilliant
#5:  my guest design card for Altenew Stamps
you are awesome
#6: one of the many cards I made with Penny Black Stamps
thank you so very much
#7: published in Paper Crafts and Scrapbooking (Sept.  2014 issue)
life would b flat without you
#8: my favorite Lawn Fawn card and it was the pin of the day
thanks
#9: winner of World Card-Making Day Contest 2014 ( thank you category)
Thank you Sew Much
#10: favorite Christmas card created for Virginia's View Challenge
Season's Greetings
Looking back, I am amazed at the sheer numbers of cards I made. 
I hope in 2015, I will focus more on quality than quantity just have FUN :)

Thank you so much for stopping by! 

49 comments:

Barb said...

So fun to see all these fabulous cards again, Virginia! You are so talented and inspiring! Hugs and Happy New Year to you! ♥

Jasleen said...

Such an eye- candy. ! Wow! All your cards are so beautiful, Virginia. I can't choose my fav, love them all :)

Tracey McNeely said...

Virginia so many of your favourites were my favourites too!! Thank you for another fabulous year of inspiration my friend! xoxo

Cecilia Hsieh said...

Must have been hard for you to pick 10 Virginia!! Love to see more next year!

joy said...

Gorgeous cards! I could never pick favorites of your cards; each one is a true gem.

Dawn Turley said...

What a wonderful selection Virginia. Your cards are so stunning It is always a joy to visit. Thank you for your inspiration.♥♥♥♥♥♥

Kim M said...

Great cards, ?Virginia! They are as spectacular as you are! :-). hugs!

Katie said...

One word--WOW!

Pam said...

Lots of my favotites, too. Happy New Year!

~amy~ said...

awesome cards Virginia...I always enjoy your use of color.

Kara said...

beautiful cards!!

Sheila H said...

Your cards are so amazingly gorgeous, Virginia. I think the artistic quality of each is at the highest level. You are so creative and imaginative.

Renee said...

Oh wow these are all so GORGEOUS!!!!!!

Lin said...

Love your choices for the year - my favorite is the very first one - what a great design! Wishing you a happy, healthy and creative New Year, my friend!

Mandy LaCroix said...

These look great! I love them all! Looking forward to seeing what you do in 2015!!! Happy new year! :)
Ps you have made me want to try Penny Black stamps. :) I loved that "series" you did this year!

sunshinelouisiana said...

Absolutely gorgeous collection, Virginia! I'm like you, I just wanna have fun! Happy New Year and looking forward to your 2015 creations!
Hugs and keep smilin'!
Sunshine Sharon

Tenia Nelson said...

Wonderful cards!! Happy New Year!!

Miriam Prantner said...

Wonderful cards! When I think of you I think color, and this selection definitely shows that off!

sandie said...

An inspiration gallery!! Thanks for keeping us inspired for the whole year xx

Arlene said...

Just lovely!

Lisa's Creative Niche said...

These are all gorgeous! Happy new year to you and your family! Hugs too!

Laura Norris said...

Beautiful cards Virginia! As always😃

Harriet said...

Each card is unique, colorful and shows your love of cards.

conil said...

There's no question why these are your faves. AWESOME!

donna mikasa said...

Ooooh, I got goosebumps going through your faves which happen to be my faves, too! Wishing you and your fabulous family a Happy and Healthy New Year! Hugs!

Cornelia W said...

What a parade of gorgeousness! And some of those were my favorites too! Happy New Year to you and your family and happy crafting! Hugs, Cornelia

Barb Ghig said...

Oh my, what an amazing selection of cards, Virginia! Honestly, you have a such a flair for color and design, so I'm not at all surprised that many of your cards have been recognized in challenges and magazines! Thank you for always inspiring me to create!!!

Thordis said...

Your cards are gorgeous! It must have been hard to pick only 10 cards for this year...
I hope to see much more from you in 2015... Happy New Year to you and your loved once :)

Wida said...

I love the cards you chose!!! you had a fabulous year!!! I am proud of your accomplishments Virginia and I wish you continued awesomeness in 2015!

Annette Allen said...

awesome choices Virginia.. all of these are too fabulous.. Looking forward to the new year..

Catherine Pooler said...

oh, yes...there are some stunners here!

alexandra s.m. said...

What a great choice! But then again, one could select them with their eyes closed and still have enough inspiration to last the whole new year!
One adjective stays with me after watching these beauties again, "VIBRANT"
Thank You dear Virginia, you have given us a wonderful year of cardmaking and fun!!

Shelly said...

LOVE your top 10! Though, ALL your cards are always AMAZING and inspirational! <3

Cat Craig said...

Virginia, such a wonderful collection of colorful and beautiful cards. Thanks for the look back!

Heather North said...

Loved looking back at your favorites from 2014!

Laura B. said...

I think your favorites are mine, too! I'm still in love with #6....so beautiful!!! Here's to another year of gorgeous creations from you!!

Zoey said...

I love eachone of them! xoxo
Happy new year Virginia!

Deepti said...

Wow! what a cool collection of cards :) I am sure u had a hard time in picking the favorites as all ur cards are so terrific :)

LauraJane:) said...

I can't believe you narrowed it down to so few cards!!
Thanks for all the inspiration and Kind comments and emails Virginia...you are a GEM!
Excitedly looking forward to what you create in 2015!
Blessings to you and yours.

Sarah Gray said...

A fantastic riot of colour - love this selection of cards, Virginia! I don't know how you managed to choose from all of the fab designs you have created this year. Every visit to your blog brightens my day :)

Loly Borda-Towery said...

Fabulous selection, I'm sure it wasn't easy to pick just a few. TFS and Have a wonderful and blessed 2015

Bobby said...

These cards just show what a versatile card maker you are, Virginia. They are only a portion of your lovely creations. Have a Happy New Year!

Kelly Griglione said...

Yay, I was hoping that you'd do a year-in-review post! So fun to see them all in one place. My favorite is the one you did for Altenew ... SO gorgeous!!

Lyndal said...

FABulous favourites highlights Virginia - LOVE, LOVE your Tanks card especially! I'd LOVE if you could link up to the Our Favourite Things linky party on my blog :) http://lyndalhiggins.blogspot.com.au/2015/01/2014-few-of-our-favourite-things-join.html

Monique Nicole Fox said...

Wow! Awesome!

Stop by and check out my top 10:
http://living-in-the-positive.blogspot.com/2015/01/2014-year-in-review-my-top-10-favorite.html

Taunya Butler said...

I too am amazed at, not only the sheer number of cards you made, but by the sheer and superior quality of each of the cards you made!!! I am just so impressed with you and the things you do for the papercrafting blogging world - such as your challenge and the awesome amounts of encouragement you give out to others!! You pay compliments sincerely and recognize talent and acknowledge it!! Thank you for the inspiring cards - any of them with rainbow colors spoke to me because I just love all the happy rainbow colors together!! You are an inspiration and I hop you are able to have FUN in the coming year!!!

rcwidow (Linda) said...

You had a great creative and inspiring year! Look forward to seeing what you do in 2015.

Milka Gubo said...

Gorgeous cards, Virginia! I like them all a lot! :-D You are so talented and I am looking forward to see your beautiful creations this year. :-D

Jennifer Rzasa said...

You had an amazing year!! Awesome cards :)