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Wednesday, 1 September 2010

The Creative Cottage Challenge 22...Celebrations


Good morning all...here we are the 1st of September...this is the last day of my holidays and its back to work tomorrow! I've had such a fab fortnight and it's been great to spend so much time with James & Sophie...I'll kind of miss them next week when we are back in the school/work routine but at least we have had fun together over the last two weeks!

We have another new challenge for you today over at The Creative Cottage...our challenge for the next fortnight is CELEBRATIONS and if you need any inspiration from the DT girls they have made some fabulous cards! My card for this challenge is for my Nephew to celebrate his GCSE results...he did really well and we wanted to congratulate him for getting such good results!

I am also entering this card in the following challenges
CES Challenge blog...it's their first challenge so Aything Goes!
Bee Crafty...Anything Goes!

Digi Image : Digi Stamp Boutique (Mikey Monkey)
Design Papers : The Creative Cottage (Little Monkey Wild West Kit)
Colouring Medium : Promarkers
Card Stock : SU! Chocolate Chip
Embellishments : Card Candy from my Craft Stash!
Tools : Cricut Expression to cut Big Star, Quickutz Corner Die
Sentiment : Created on the PC

25 comments:

Lia said...

beautiful card donna, I love the papers and the stamp
hugs Lia

Sue said...

Hi Hun
fabulous card, fab fun image, lovely design,sue,x

Carol said...

Such a gorgeous card Donna! Your work is always fab. Luv the lo too. Lotsa luv xxxx

Juls said...

fun card!! Love it! Hugs juls

Rebekah said...

Great card Donna love that star behind him! I've just won 10 of digi boutiques images can't wait to get creating with them! I bet your nephew will love this! Hugs Rebekah x x

Teri said...

Great job hun! Mine have been back for two weeks now, and are already bringing the germs home! Argh!!
Hugs,
Teri x

debby4000 said...

Fabulous card Donna sweet image and colours.
luv
Debby

lindyloo said...

Morning Donna oh how I love the iccle monkey huggies lindyloo x

Deanne @ Three Trees said...

That giant star is perfect!!! Love it! And who doesn't like a monkey having a good beer - love this image LOL

And thanks for playing at Bee Crafty hun!!

Deanne :)

Catherine said...

What a lovely card Sweetie ! Love the star in the background and this little chap is really cool ! Hugs and smiles from Catherine

Terry Oulboub said...

Donna, the star really stands out in the background - love the layering! You have the best collection of papers; perfectly coordinated. Love the brads - and you can't miss that cute little monkey! Good that you had great time with your little ones while on holiday - it's always hard to go back, huh? Take care.

Riet said...

So beautiful card Donna,I love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

chris said...

Hi Donna, this is gorgeous. love it. hope you are ok love chris xx

Maria Matter said...

WooHoo, now that's a party animal!!! wonderful card Donna, love the star background!!!
take care!
hugs & blessings!

Tracy said...

this is fabulous Donna love the layout and cute monkey. well done to your nephew.
Tracy x

Georgia said...

Oh wow, this is so cute Donna! I love the colours and papers and the layout is great, I really love the star! Hope your first day at work hasn't been too bad! :)
Love, Georgia xx

Sheri (a.k.a PaperCrafty) said...

Super cute!! Love the fun monkey image!!

Lynsey said...

Hi Donna, this is a fab congratulations card!
Hugs Lynsey x

Emma said...

A fabulous card Donna, love Mikey and gorgeous colours.
Hugs Emma x

Pops x said...

Hi sweetie, this is gorgeous i love the image really sweet and the papers are gorgeous too, hugs Pops x x x

Faye said...

I Love it. I just love it. You are too cool for school. Monkeys, stars, fab layout, this has it all going on. Hope work was ok. Have a great weekend. xxx

CraftyC said...

Cant get any of your piccies to load Donna, have tried several time as well. Bet its a fab card anyway. Thanks for joining us at the CES Challenge and hope to see you again soon!
Clairexx

Sue said...

hi donna,such a lovely card,really cute monkey and fab papers:)

Well done to your nephew too,that is great news:)

sue
xx

Marjo said...

Hi Donna,

Makes me want a beer too..and I don't even like the taste...lol Super cute card! Wonderful DT creation.

Hugs, Marjo

Suzie McFloozy said...

GReat card and a super image - love how you've used the papers - using the stripes in different directions looks great x
Welldone to your nephew glad his hard work has paid off x
((hugs)) Suzie xx