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Old 07-03-2013, 06:44 PM   #1
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Happy 4th of July! It being a very busy day for many, we will keep the challenge simple. Since some of us our celebrating the birthday of our country, I thought it would be fun to do a little trivia. Let's make a card about our state, providence or country flower. Here is a site that names them.
List of U.S. state flowers - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
If you don't have an image of that flower, use it's color on your card. Name the flower and what state, providence or country it represents. It will be our geography lesson for the day. Have fun, and I hope you will find time to join in the challenge. Wisconsin's flower is the woodland violet.
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Old 07-03-2013, 07:02 PM   #2
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Love this unique challenge, Linda. I learned some geography this evening! Thanks!
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Here is my California Poppy card.
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, I'm so glad that at last I had only just added a shamrock stamp to my collection last week.
WT434 Shamrocks and Forty Shades of Green
I'm looking forward to learning some new flowers this week, too!! What a fun challenge, Linda. I think the only US State flower I know for sure is Bluebonnets for Texas.
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Great fun challenge, Linda - my youngest son is currently over there in the US and spending 2 months in Connecticut so I guess that is where I will start! Look forward to making my card!
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Here is my card :
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I wish you all a Happy 4th of July!
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What a wonderful challenge today! Here's my card

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Fun challenge Linda! You had me hopping this morning trying to find a Lady Slipper image OK..card done..I'm off to make my salad for this afternoon's cookout!

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Here's mine:

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Love this. I think I might have time to do this one! Happy 4th!
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this is SUCH a creative challenge. i'll put my thinking cap on.
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What a fun challenge. I really enjoyed learning about my state's flower.
Here's my rendition of South Carolina's state flower - Carolina Jessamine
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What a sensational challenge, Linda!! I love reading about all these beautiful flowers.

Here is my card: Texas Bluebonnets
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I made a card with our provincial flower, a trillium. However, I left both my cameras at my daughter's place in the city on Tuesday (an hour and 3/4 away) so I will have to post a photo later.
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Here's mine:

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Thanks for a fun challenge!
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Linda, here is my Sunflower! Loved the challenge. It gave me the opportunity to dig out some old stamps and brush off an old tool! Happy 4th!
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What a fun challenge!

My state flower / tree is here:

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So excited I am home (I travel for business ALL the time) and get to play! Here is my card inspired by a photo on the Texas A&M Horticulture website. TFL!

Thanks for the fun challenge! I loved it!!

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Linda- great challenge! I used SU's Infinite Goodness for my flower, which represents a mountain rhododendron (Washington). Added a cute dc bird on a perch from my friend Kathy. Here's Mountain Rhodie
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This going to be so much fun to see where everyone is from.
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Great idea for the challenge.
I think I have to move.
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Hello there ladies, Here is my card for my state flower. Hope you like it!

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Great challenge today, Linda! Can't wait to check out the gallery and see all the states/provinces represented. I live in Michigan and the state flower is the Apple Blossom .
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Thanks Linda, I had fun with this and learned something more about my state.
Here's my card .
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Here is my card for today's flower trivia challenge. WT434. Thanks for a great and fun challenge. and thanks for looking.
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This is such a fun challenge. I enjoyed looking at all the flowers from the different states. Here's mine. Minnesota Watercolor
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The state flower for IL is the violet. I chose three shades of Ranger di purple to represent the color on my card, which is for both the WT and MMTPT257 challenges.

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I saw all the other beautiful state flowers, but none were from Tennessee. So here is a Tennessee Iris .
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I am a native Oregonian and have always loved our State Flower, the Oregon Grape. It has holly like leaves, pretty clusters of yellow flowers and in the fall blue berries. It is found in our beautiful forests.

I used the colors and made a similar little yellow flower. Also...these are our U 0f O Duck colors Enjoy and thanks Linda for a fun challenge.

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Maine's state flower. Very Christmasy Enjoy! Jean's Jazz
This is my first linked challenger, I hope I've done it right!

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Thanks for a great "trivia" challenge. Here's my card.
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FINALLY had a chance to play Thanks, Linda, for a fun challenge. Here is my card:

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The Ontario provincial flower is a trillium. I finally got a chance to photograph my card. l don't have a trillium stamp, so I drew a flower and leaves and cut them out and sponged the edges of the trillium flower with green ink.
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Great challenge. Here is my flower- Tennessee Iris .
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I'm not sure if my card posted to the gallery. I think I did something wrong. Can you help me with this? I'm very new to this. Thank you.
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I'm not sure if my card posted to the gallery. I think I did something wrong. Can you help me with this? I'm very new to this. Thank you.
Your card did indeed make it into the gallery and you have linked it correctly a couple of times. Keep up the good work.
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What a unique challenge! Love the idea.
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I'm late thanks to migraines, but here it is: br Poppies and Dragonflies by raduse - Cards and Paper Crafts at Splitcoaststampers
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