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Friday, 5 February 2010

Crafty Calendar Challenge # 5...Love & Friendship


Ooh errr misses...we had a power cut last night and we were sat in the dark for 25 minutes...it was really weird sitting in silence without the usual whirring sounds of all the electricals...we didn't really know what to do with ourselves without our puters and TV...even worse I missed the end of Coronation Street!

Today's card is for this month's Crafty Calendar Challenge...the theme is geared around Valentine's Day this month so we want to see all your LOVE & FRIENDSHIP creations...there is an optional extra of including hearts but you don't have to use them if you don't want to. We are sponsored by A Passion for Crafts this month and you can win two stamps from their shop...piccy's are on the challenge blog and you have until Thursday the 4th March to submit your entry. The DT girls have made some amazing creations for this challenge so pop over and take a look if you can.

Digi Image : Digi Stamp Boutique (Murtle & Shelly)
Design Papers : Freebie Complete Cardmaking Magazine
Blue Card Stock : SU!
Colouring Medium : Promarkers
Embellies : Ribbon & Flower Buttons from my Craft Stash!
Tools : Flower Punch
Sentiment : Created on the PC

18 comments:

Mel said...

I just love this image its just so cute and fun and your colouring is stunning.
Mel x

Marley said...

Donna this is perfect! I love the design papers you have used.. they are really pretty!! but those turtles; adorable!! got to have them they are sooo cute.. big hugs to you sweetie.. Marley

CraftyC said...

Wow Donna, what a sweet card you have made. I just adore this sweet image and the papers are so pretty!
Clairex

Poppy said...

aww great image,lovely papers.
poppy

debby4000 said...

Adorable sweet card Donna, love the image and the fab papers too.
luv
Debby

JanJay said...

Super cute tortoises and your colouring is fab!

It's always so weird when the power goes off, like you say the silence especially

Take care

Jan xx

WeirdCat said...

Gorgeous card, great papers
Ruth x

Fern said...

Stunning card Donna, i really enjoyed being on the DT this week... you girls are amazing!!

Fern xx

Terry Oulboub said...

Yucks! The dark...for such a long time; isn't it eerie? Or do you wonder how dependent we are on our electrical gadgets. Even with the candlelight, you're like...um, what to do? LOL! Your card certainly wakes up the "love" - so gorgeous; love how you colored and made them look so real - it's just darling!

POPPET said...

This is so sweet i love the colours that you have used and fab papers too, big hugs Pops x x x

Elaine aka Quixotic said...

Adorable!!

Shelly said...

Oh this is just soooo cute Donna... I love the image (the little turtle is called Shelly too) and your colouring! Lovely papers you've used too! Have left an award for you on my blog... if you have the time (don't worry if you don't).
Hugs Shelly ;)

Love to Doodle! said...

oooh....coloured to perfection....what fabulous colours and papers.....truly stunning. xx

My Little Space said...

Gorgeous card Donna.

I know what you mean about power cuts, we had one not so long ago....boy did the time go slow. There's only so much time you can sit and watch the flickering of candles!!

Have a lovely weekend.

Mandy
x

~ Ali ~ said...

Smashing card Donna, so cute.

Maria Matter said...

oh, I enjoy the lights out...for a short time! We light candles and play card games. but I completely understand the 'lost' feeling of not having puters & TV...a scary little thought!!!!

Adorable card Donna! Ahh, young love...you always have the cutest papers and images!

So, you can probably tell, I'm playing catch up today, so let me kick off my shoes and stay awhile and see all your lovely makes...
Blessings!

Juls said...

Fab image!! so cute! Love the way you have coloured it!! gorgeous card! Hugs Juls

Riet said...

Ohhh Donna,what a beautiful card,i love your image and colours.
So gorgeous papers.
So sweet.

Hugs Riet.xx