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Wednesday, 2 March 2011

The Creative Cottage Challenge 34...Tag You're It


G'morning all...it was a very exciting day here in the Barber household yesterday...it was secondary school (High School) allocation day and 1000's of 10-11 year olds across the country eagerly awaited for an email or snail mail to notify them which school they had been offered for september 2011...we were one of the lucky one's that got our No.1 choice of school...WOOHOO! However, I do know there are quite a few children that did not get their first choice and were only offered their third...big hugz to them and I want to wish them well and send good luck wishes if they are appealing!

On to today's card for The Creative Cottage Challenge...this fortnights theme has been chosen by the gorgeous Rebekah and she has challenged us to use a tag on our projects...the theme is ...TAG YOU'RE IT! My teamies have created some stunning creations and we really look forward to seeing the entries for this one. You don't have to use a Creative Cottage paper pack or kit to enter but we would love it if you did!

I am also entering this card into the following challenges...
Sir Stampalot...Spring is in the Air
Incy Wincy Designs...Spring is in the Air
By The Cute & Girly...Springtime

Digital Image : Digi Stamp Boutique (Spring Moo)
Design Papers : The Creative Cottage (Easter Joy Paper Pack)
Colouring Medium : Promarkers
Card Stock : Certainly Celery (SU!)
Embellishments : Jute Ribbon (Bunny Zoe's) Ribbon & Heart Buttons from my craft stash
Tools : Circular Nestabilities, Quickutz Corner Die
Sentiment : Printed on the Computer and cut out using a Nestability Tag

31 comments:

Jo Davies said...

Beautiful card Donna, I have been thinking off getting this cute little cow....love it! Jo xxx

Dotty Jo said...

Good news about the School situation - makes such a difference. Cute card, love that little cow and all that yummy gingham, Jo x

sari said...

awww Donna! This is just the sweetest card!! Love the colros andthat little tag is so sweet! have a sunny day!

Clare *Littlebear* said...

Gorgeous card Donna. So sweet an image and lovely colours.
Congratulations on getting your number one choice of school!
Hugs, Clare x
p.s. I nearly forgot, thank you for joining us at Sir Stampalot this month.

Sue said...

Hi hun
aww gorgeous card, cute image, lovely embelies, great design, sue,x

Rebekah said...

Fantastic card Donna! Love the spring pastel colours on this kit! Congrats on getting the school of choice too I have that to go through next year lol! hugs Rebekah xx

lindyloo said...

Hello hun oh so fresh looking hgs linda x

Catherine said...

Cute cute cute ! Your card is so sweet Donna ! I love this little cow ! Hugs and love from La Chic ! And congratulations for the school !

Marion said...

Oh how cute Donna. Fabulous image and colouring. Great sentiment.
hugs
Marion

Riet said...

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

Hugs Riet.x

Maria Matter said...

gorgeous little card Donna! love that netting trim!!!

So happy you were offered your first choice!!! yay!

seems funny to hear about schools accepting you...apart from us homeschooling, the children in our neighborhood/region must attend the school located in that neighborhood. Parents can pay to send their children to a school outside their region but the parent would also need to provide transportation, which would be a big hassle for most! Under privileged children usually have no choice but to attend the poorly run, sometimes dangerous schools in their own neighborhoods!

take care
hugs & blessings

Emma said...

Such an adorable card and so cute.
Hugs Emma x

Debs said...

Hi Donna
Super sweet card - love the image (I have a bit of a soft spot for Sally-Ann's images)
Congrats on getting your 1st choice school - last year we had a nightmare getting Jack's 1st choice - but we went to appeal and won and he is loving it there.
Have a fab evening
Debs xx

pinky said...

Congrats on getting your top school!! I just love your creation Donna, really sweet in those colours and love the cute little image. Thanks for playing along at Sir Stampalot this month.
Pinky

Love to Doodle! said...

Fab news re the school....and loving this cute Moo creation...so very pretty...xx

Georgia said...

This is so pretty Donna, I love the fresh spring colours and the ribbon looks great! Congratulations on Sophie getting into her high school, it was great news for my little brother too! :) Love, Georgia xx

Faye said...

That's absolutely brilliant news about the school, congratulations hun! You must be so pleased.
I think this is such a lovely card, and the sentiment made me chuckle!
Hope you having a good week. xxx

Molecraft said...

Fab card, love the image and great colours! Glad you got your 1st choice school!
Helen x

nnalorac said...

Super cute card, Donna, love the DPs and the little fella a real cutie. Thanks for joining us over on BTC&G. Carolxx

brenda said...

Hi there Donna

What a lovely creation, love the pretty Spring colours.

Thank you so much for joinin us at Stampalot challenge this month and hope to see you again.

B

debby4000 said...

Adorable cute card Donna.
Glad you got your school place, I can remember what a nightmare it is.
luv
Debby

Suzie Q said...

Hi donna,
this card put a lovely smile on my face, great colours beautiful colouring but funniest of all the sentiment really made me chuckle x
so glad Sophie had 1st choice of school its always a worry x
keep well
suzie Qx

Michele said...

Awwwwww such an adorable card Donna. Hugs Michele x

Stamping 4 Pleasure said...

Absolutley adoreable card.
Hugs, Sandra

Sally H said...

What a beautiful card. Such a cute image! Thanks for sharing at Sir Stampalot and good luck!

chris said...

wow wee this is fabulous Donna. love it.
Thanks for joining us in the Sir Stampalot Challenge.
hugs chris xx

Francesca said...

Very cute card , thanks for joining us at sir stampalot this month and good luck!

Hugs
Francesca

Tracy said...

Fab Entry, thanks for joining Sir Stampalot’s challenge, Good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Juls said...

too cute!!!! Love the gingham! Hugs Juls

cardmaking bird said...

Congrats on the school place! Great card - I especially love those cute little orange buttons! Hugs, Marie x

Kate said...

Lovely cute card, like the pink and soft green colours. Thanks for sharing it with us at By The Cute And Girly this month.

** Kate **