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Monday, 4 January 2010

Cupcake Craft Challenge # 72...Baby Card


Good morning everyone...it was a real killer with the alarm going off so early this morning...I haven't had to get up at dark o'clock for nearly two weeks and I can feel that this week is going to be a long one lol!

It's our first challenge for 2010 over at the Cupcake Craft Challenge blog...we have a nice easy theme this week to help get everyone back in the mood for crafting after the Christmas festivities...the theme is a BABY CARD and my gorgeous blogging buddy Denise has chosen the theme...the DT have created some amazing cards and I hope you might find a spare 5 minutes to pop over and see what they have made! This weeks sponsor is one of our regulars...Simon Says Stamp and they are offering the lucky winner a $20 gift voucher to spend on-line plus free shipping...great prize me thinks...I only wish I was able to be in with a chance of winning lol!

Anyhoo...here is how I made my card...

Design Papers : Cuddly Buddly (Patchwork of Papers Pink)
Digi image : Soft Pencil (Happy Teddy Bear)
Pink Card Stock : SU!
Colouring Medium : Promarkers
Embellishments : Gems, Ribbon, Flowers and Button from my craft box
Sentiment : Created on the PC
Tools : Green Leaves created with a MS Punch

Good luck to anyone else who is returning to work today for the first time since the Christmas holidays started...I know my blogging buddy Mandy is going back to today so we can all commiserate together lol!

21 comments:

My Little Space said...

Oh I know what you mean Donna, it was a real effort this morning!!

Gorgeous baby card, love that flower and the colours are fab.

Have a good day

Mandy
x

Clare said...

Hi Donna,
This is beautiful, the image has really made me smile, the name of the image "Happy Bear" is very apt. I love the little beads on her dress and the fab flower.
Have a great week,
Clare x

Michele said...

Gorgeous card Donna. Love the cute image you've used and the colours also. Hugs Michele x

cats whiskers said...

Oh Donna my face lit up when I saw this card love those sweetie colours and that cute bear, wow dear this is such a happy card
on such a horrible cold day
Hugs Jacqui x

JanJay said...

Hi Donna, love your card, so pretty & very bright & cheery, just what we need on this cold Monday morning!

Getting up in the dark was awful this morning wasn't it! Yuck - roll on Spring!

Take care & keep warm

Jan x

Terry Oulboub said...

*laughing* I love that "dark o'clock"...I was up early too but still not working... :( sure something will come around and I can happily wish I was able to craft all day again...I love this card, Donna. The bear is so sweet and I love teddy bears all dressed in pink. Those little goodies on her dress - what a neat idea! Donna, your flowers amaze me - I love it! This really looks fantastic! The cute bow is such a nice touch to those pretty papers - you're so good at this! ;D

Wendy K. said...

What an adorable card! I love all the matting!

Georgia said...

Wow! Donna, this is stunning, I so love it! The colours are perfect for a baby girl card and the papers and image look so pretty. Really gorgeous! Hope your first day wasn't too bad. It felt like I had only just fallen asleep when mine went off this morning! :)
Love, Georgia xx
P.S. I love your new blog header!

Vicky said...

Hi Donna, hope you had a wonderful Christmas and new year...
Back to normal now eh...

Sorry to have missed a couple of post's, with Hubby home, I did manage a peek but not much time to leave comment's...
So now thing's r back to normal, I look forward to catching up...
x
Vicky

Love the card, the paper's r fab, and ones I need...I am so into polka n dot's now. oh and a bit of Altered...

Fern said...

Ahh, this is so sweet, love the colours and papers, the layered flowers and button look fab!

Fern xx

Riet said...

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

Hugs Riet.xx

daantje said...

It's a beautifull card.
greetings
daantje

Wendy said...

This card is so sweet Donna as are all the cards you have made since my last visit
Wendy x

Jill said...

beautiful card Donna, I love the different shades of pink hugS Jill xx

Rosietoes said...

Beautiful cards Donna. I'm catching up after being awol for a while. Love your cheerful colours and lovely lo's.
Happy New Year!!
Edna x

Liza said...

This is such a sweet card Donna, I love the papers and your pretty bloom.

Liza x

Maria Matter said...

Beautiful Donna! I saw this sweet SP image and snagged it, hope I get a chance to use it!

I love pink papers and your coloring is superb! It's such a happy card!

take care my friend!
Blessings, Maria

Emma said...

Mornign Donna
Hope going back to work went well, I was back too...late up and ran behind allll day. Mind I dohave a day off today :-)
Your card is gorgeous, so sweet and love the colours.
Hugs Emma x

PaperCrafty said...

This is too cute Donna!! I love the pinks and the sweet little teddy bear with the gem accents!! Wonderful job!!

Sharon Caudle said...

You just make the most gorgeous cards! I love your work! Fabulous!! hugs!

Rleen said...

Your card is adorable, i love the sweet image and the colors. you did a fabulous job!

hugs,
Rleeen