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Wednesday, 29 June 2011

Crafting for all Seasons #4 card 1

Where are the weeks going to! It's another new challenge at Crafting for all Seasons today and the theme is red, white and blue - we love to see your creations so what are you waiting for lol. Many thanks to all those who created such wonderful projects for our summer challenge - you didn't make it easy for us to choose a Top Three!
We are sponsored by 2 cute stamps and all the design team got to choose a stamp to work with, I chose Original Cowboy Kid and this is my card:

Image is coloured with promarkers then mounted onto a scalloped nestie square cut from the back of an old file. Backing paper is from a DCWV adhesive stack. Card is finished with a raffia bow (off a present), a star  and a sentiment (both of which I've had forever).

Many thanks for looking today and do please pop over to the rest of the Design Teams blogs to see what delights they have in store for you.

Challenges entered :
Rainbow Lady - digi day 
Paper Play Challenges - stars and stripes 
Shelly's Image Blog - patriotic 
Stamp Something - red, white and blue 
Stamptacular Sunday - stars and stripes
Paper Playtime - red, white and blue
Sentimental Sunday - patriotic
Celebrate the Occasion - red, white and blue
Tuesday Throwdown - red, white and blue
Daisy Doodles Creative Challenge - stars and stripes
Die Cut Dreams - red, white and blue
Craft us Crazy - red, white and blue/summertime
Use it Tuesday - red, white and blue
Birthday Sundaes - stars and stripes birthday
2 Cute Rubber Stamps - red, white and blue

Carol x


  1. Love Love both of your cards for Ch#4 Carol!

    Hugs Dawn

  2. Another gorgeous card again the colours are lovely and i just adore this image so nicely coloured too!..:) Sandra H

  3. Gorgeous card, I think this image is one of mu favourites, love what you have done with it xx Jan

  4. Oh, I love that cowboy! Last week, our 3 yr. old grandson went to Cowboy Camp and the last day they all came out on their stick horses and cowboy hats yelling Yahoo! It was so cute. This image made me think of that!

  5. this is such a cute birthday card! thanks for playing with us at Use It Tuesday :)))

  6. Very cute digi Carol and a great backing paper and star embellishment. Smashing card. Thank you for joining in with Rainbow Lady this week.
    Jen x

  7. Such a cute card--love those stars!! Glad you took the Use It Tuesday Challenge this week!

  8. Very nice card. You got those stars in there. Really cute image. Thanks for joining us at Cards for Men Challenge. I love seeing your creations. Good luck on the challenge.
    Hugs, Pat

  9. Carol, this is a superb card, and such an adorable image. Thanks for joining the Daisy Doodles challenge.

  10. adorable! Thanks for playing @ CTO!

  11. Very cute Carol. Thanks for playing
    Love Cynthia x

  12. This is just truly adorable. I love everything about it. Thanks for sharing your talent with us at CTO

  13. Love the starry paper and the minimalist striping around the image. Thank you for participating in our Stars and Stripes them at Stamptacular Sunday Challenge this week. Hugs, Lesley

  14. awww how cute he is! Yoru star designer paper is cool! Thanks for joining us at Paper Playtime and Sentimental Sundays! :-) Amy

  15. Oh my goodness! That is such an adorable card! Love the patterned paper. Thanks for playing at Use it Tuesday! - DT Heather

  16. Gorgeous card and a wonderful take on our challenge! Love the star embellishment. Thank you for sharing your creation with us in our "Stars and Stripes" challenge at Daisy Doodles.

  17. Oh! That little guy is so cute! Thanks for playing along with us this week at CTO! :o)


  18. Simply adorable, love everything about this card, great job! Thanks so much for joining CTO!

  19. Too cute! Love that gorgeous DP!

    Thanks for playing along with us this week at "Paper Playtime" and good luck!

    xx Tracey xx -PP/DT

  20. A fantastic card Thanks for joining us on the colour challenge at DCD.
    Chris x

  21. Great coloring of the adorable image, such a sweet card! Thanks for joining us this week @ CTO :)

  22. so cute card, love this paper and cutie image
    thanks for playing with us at stamptacular sunday this week
    céline SSC DT

  23. Adorable image, love the papers and your star in the corner is the perfect touch, thanks so much for sharing with us this week at Die Cut Dreams

  24. Carol, wonderful job, stunning card! Thanks for playing!

  25. Awww! How cute is that little cowboy? Great red, white, and blue card! Thanks so much for sharing this at Tuesday Throwdown! :-)

  26. How super fun! Love what you did with the image. Thank you for sharing this with 2 Cute Rubber Stamps.
    Tanya R

  27. This image is just too stinkin' adorable! You did a fantastic job with the coloring and layout of your card. And the pattern paper is perfect. Thanks for playing Paper Playtime's Digi Monday.


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