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Thursday, 27 August 2009

The Pink Elephant Challenge #29

Good morning, this week seems to be flying and I can't believe that the school hols are nearly finished...both of mine go back a week today...little one can't wait...James, well...least said soonest mended lol!

Today's card is for a challenge I haven't entered before...it's The Pink Elephant Challenge and I thought I'd play along this week as they have a lovely little sketch that attracted my eye...and I do love a sketch lol!

I found this stamp (by Great Impressions) in my stamp drawer...I'd forgotten all about this lil cutie so thought I'd ink him up and colour him in with my Promarkers! The design papers are Basic Grey 'Two Scoops' and the green card stock is SU! The ribbon, card candy and rub-on sentiment are from my craft stash and dare I say that the flowers were punched with my X-Cut punch lol! Sorry if you're all getting bored with these but they are my most fav style of flowers...ever lol! Thanks for visiting me today and leaving me a comment :)

30 comments:

LOUISE said...

Super cute card Donna, such a sweet image, and the colouring is pefect. Lou x

Clare (Littlebear) said...

Donna, I love this card. The image is so cute and the colours are very pretty. I adore your flowers and am definitely not getting bored of them.
Clare x

Wendy said...

This is lovely Donna, don't know where the hols have gone. We don't go back till the 7th though
Wendy x

nessy said...

oh what a sweety ~ just love this gorgeous card!!~fab detail!!
vanessa xx

Pauline said...

Oh so cute Donna - what a lovely little stamp and beautifully coloured. The layout and papers are super and I think you deserve a A* for your bow tying - it's superb.
x

cats whiskers said...

Stunning card dear just love the colour combo and colouring of the great image,
Hugs Jacqui x

Anonymous said...

No, Donna, we are NOT getting bored with your flowers - they are fab!! As is this card, very pretty. I'm with Pauline on the bow tying - exquisite!! :o)
Love LizCx

Sue said...

Morning donna,fabulous card and such a cute little stamp beautifully coloured:)

are boys go back on Tuesday and Becky on Thursday..which Becky loves reminding them..lol..but at least the boys get 2 weeks off at the next half term...eeek

sue
xx

JanJ said...

Awww sooo cute & love the colour combo.

Jan xx

Kip's Cards said...

This is adorable Donna,That little fella is so sweet and I really like the embossed paper.
x
Vicky

CraftyC said...

Irts so sweet Donna, a lovely combination. Final countdown now. Jessicas school started this week, and the other 2 are back thursday, gotta motivate myself to sort out the uniforms
Clairexx

Erin said...

Gorgeous card Donna, so so sweet!
Hugs
Erin x

Michele said...

Gorgeous card Hun. Love the cute image you've used and the colouring also. Pretty papers and details to. Hugs Michele x

Liza said...

Great get well card Donna, the little mouse is ever so sweet.

Liza x

debby4000 said...

Wonderful sweet card, lovely cute image and fabulous papers.
luv
Debby

Bev said...

What a sweet card hun, gorgeous image and papers and superb details. It's it great when you find a long lost stamp lol (happens to me all the time - it's my age you know ha ha) x

Bee said...

Gorgeous card! What a great use of the sketch, that image is adorable (it's great rediscovering forgotten stash!)
Crafts By Bee

Ann said...

oh what a cute cute card - I love it.
Ann xxx
http://thepinkelephantchallenge.blogspot.com/

Biscuitlid said...

Another gorgeous card, can never get bored of the flowers, got a similar punch on order myself so expect it to get much overuse!

Can't believe your kids are looking forward to going back to school and that it's next week. I seem to have blinked and missed Summer this year!

Victoria
x

Maria Matter said...

I love these little flowers Donna, you keep right on using them!!!
This is such a sweet image...beautiful coloring!

didn't James do a writing course over the summer? did he enjoy that?
isn't it 'cute' how the younger kids want to get back to school or more likey their friends!

Hope you're enjoying your time off!
blessings, Maria

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Donna,i love the image and colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.x

Lynsey said...

Hi Donna, this is such a cute card!Hope you have a wonderful bank holiday weekend.
Hugs Lynsey:)

Paula said...

Such an adorable card Donna what a fab layout and such a sweet image.
Paula xxxx

Lori said...

Oh my gosh, this card is AWESOME! I love this sketch and the colors you chose with that image are just perfect. Love the embossing on the pink paper too...it's making me think I need to get that embossing folder you did such a great job with it!

thecrimsonmoon said...

Ooh this is SO pretty! :)

Liz xxx

Ali said...

This is so cute, love it.

Jill said...

beautiful card Donna, love the PB image and those gorgeous papers hugs Jill xx

Iren said...

So cute get well soon card Donna! Lovely colors ans sweet image!

Hugs

PaperCrafty said...

Very cute!! Love the texture and sweet image. Thanks for playing with us at TPE!!

Sheri
http://thepinkelephantchallenge.blogspot.com/

Marley said...

This one is really great too!! Nice done with the cuttlebug folder.. its really beautifull.. I will become a follower of your blog.. xxx Marley