Floral Happy Birthday

Hi all! Back for another Wednesday challenge at Penny’s for this week. As always our theme is anything goes.  We have 2 really great sponsors this week –  All Dressed Up –
Prize – 2 Digi images from their store

 

 

and Delicious Doodles

Prize – 4 Individual images of winners choice

I am using an image from Delicious Doodles for my card this week.

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The image is just colored simply with my copics.  The DP is from Stampin up and the sentiment is from my new favorite pack by Paper Smooches!  I added just a few sequins to finish it off.  I hope you enjoy the card and don’t forget to play along with us!

Sending Many Thanks

Hello everyone!

First off I just wanted to let you know I had a really successful craft fair over the weekend.  I made about $200 for the day which surpassed last year so I am thrilled.  I am excited to see what happens at the upcoming fair and am working on a few things to add to my table.

 

On to this week’s challenge at Lollipop Crafts.  In honor of the US Thanksgiving taking place this month, the challenge will actually run for 3 weeks.  There is no sponsor and so it is just for fun but everyone who enters has a chance to win the top 3 blog badge! Our theme is gratitude or we give thanks.  Anything that shows gratitude in some form.

Here is my card this week.  The paper is from SEI which I have had for a couple of years now.  I created a card set for my craft fair and had some left over paper which I used for this card.  The brads and ribbon are from my stash.  I found this great chipboard resist rose which I think was from Heidi Swapp (goodness knows how long I’ve had it) and all I did was ink it to match the paper.  The stamp is from Stampin’ Up’s petite pairs set and the brads from my stash.

 

I hope you like it and make sure you stop by the blog and enter this month’s challenge.

 

entered into these challenges:

Amusing Challenges: Thank you

One Stitch at a Time: giving thanks

Scrappy Frogs: Give Thanks

Sweet Stampin: Anything goes (and a DT call)

Card Making Mama’s: Thanksgiving/Thank you

 

 

 

 

With Sympathy

Happy Friday all and welcome to this week’s installment of Digi Haven’s next challenge.  This week we are featuring freebie flowers!

Here is what you need to know:

June 15, 2012 – Free Floral Digi Challenge.  Use any FREE digital Flower/Floral image you wish. Pair it up with another Free digital image (i.e. add a toad, fairy, butterfly etc.) if you wish. The image(s) can be a forever freebie, limited time freebie or freebie of the month as long as it’s free for the duration of this challenge.  Please be sure to link back to the original artist or website on your blog.  This Challenge ends on Thursday, June 21st.

This is what I’ve created this week.

You can’t tell from the outside but inside there is a sympathy sentiment.  The digi can be found here from Making Our Mark.  I wanted a simple elegant card for this one so I colored the rose with Copics and cut it out with my Spellbinders.  A little embossing with the cuttlebug, some lace and a few pearls and there you have it.   Make sure you stop by the blog to check out the rest of the DT inspiration for you and some great new links to freebies!

 

Entered into the following challenges:

Crafts and Me: Pearls and Roses

Freshly Brewed: Anything Goes

Paper Shelter: Anything Goes

Stampin’ Royalty: clean and Simple