Monday, 16 May 2011

Cupcake Craft Challenge 142...In The Garden

Good morning lovely bloggers...hope you've all had a wonderful weekend...the weather was a bit up and down here but as I was busy beavering away crafting I wasn't too fussed if it was raining or not! It's my Wedding Anniversary today...24 years ago on Cup Final day we tied the knot...feels like a lifetime ago lol!

This weeks challenge at Cupcake has been chosen by the fluffiest fluffster Faye and she has chosen IN THE must include something from the garden on your card/project and I think this will be a really popular challenge this week!

This weeks sponsor is Sassy Studio Designs...the winner gets to choose 4 images of their choice!

Our monthly sponsor for May is Crafts U Love and they are offering a £15 Gift Voucher as the monthly prize!

Last but not you want to win some twine? We have the lovely Jane joining the Cupcake design team today and to help celebrate... The Ribbon Girl have very kindly offered a five metre bundle of each of their eleven colour choices of Bakers Twine. To be in with a chance of winning this candy, all you need to do is leave a comment on Jane's Blog and winner will be drawn randomly and announced on Cupcake next week!

Digital Image : CC Designs (Heidi Among The Flowers)
Design Papers : First Edition (Hideaway)
Card Stock : SU! (Wild Wasabi)
Colouring Medium : Promarkers
Embellishments : Ribbons, Buttons, Flowers, Gems & Dental Floss from my Craft Stash
Sentiment : Tim Holtz Adage Ticket


Emma said...

Beautiful Donna and so pretty.
Hugs Emma x

Lisa said...

Hi Donna, Gorgeous card! I love the papers and such a sweet image :-)

Congratulations to you both on your 24th wedding anniversary. How lovely you have managed all these years together ... not many people can say that nowadays.

Lisa x

Faye said...

Morning UK! In fact I may call you that all the time now. You have so been fluffed. Now this card. What can I say? It's sooooooo perwetty. What a cutie image, loving your interpretation of our theme. Happy Anniversary for today. Hope all goes well for the remainder of the week too. Sending hugs. xxx

Catherine said...

What a sweetie Donna ! Love this image ! Your little flowers are adorable and the mini buttons are dead cute ! Love them ! Hugs and love from Catherine

Saskia said...

So sweet! :)

Poppy said...

Gorgeous card,love the colours so fresh, Happy anniversary.

sari said...

Oh Donna, Congrats on your anniversary!!!! Wohooo!! Such a lovely card too! Love the soft colors, that sweet image and the pretty flowers! Have a fab day hun! Hugs & Sunshine!/Sari

nessy said...

oh donna what a sweet card ~ love the image,fab colouring and perfect flowers and papers!
vanessa xx

Carrie said...

Oh Donna this is scrummy!! I totally love this image (I am sure I have it somewhere lol!!) xx

Clare *Littlebear* said...

Happy Anniverary!

Your card is beautiful. I adore this image - it's so cute and happy.

Hugs, Clare x

Riet said...

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

Hugs Riet.xx

Violets Corner said...

Happy Anniversary Donna!

The card is absolutely gorgeous.


Mandy said...

Oh how I wish there were beautiful flowers like that growing in my garden...gorgeous card Donna, and such wonderful colours.

Hubby and I celebrated 24 years of marriage this month on the 2nd! Enjoy your celebrations.


Sara I. said...

Happy Anniversary!! Your card is simply adorable with those yummy papers and colors - love the little bling on the bottom and your coloring is amazing!
Sara, Guest Cupcake

Marion said...

Hi Donna, Fabulous card and such a wonderful colour combo. Love this little cutie sitting among the flowers. Delish papers and love the green spot ribbon.

Vicky said...

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY sweetie hope you've had a fabby day & hope you have an even better night wink wink lol.
This card is gorgeous hun love the colour & I def love the image I have this one....I really should dig her out cus she looks fabulous here. I love the greens on this card hun they really are delicious.
Am posting those papers tomorrow hun well hubby is gonna post them for me so sorry they are late I've not been out the door for I dont know how long lol.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

Pops x said...

Hi sweetie, absolutley stunning, gorgeous work, hugs pops x x x

louise said...

Happy Anniversary to you both and hope you have a lovely day, your card this week is beautiful the colours are so summery and the image adorable.
Louise xx

Vicky said...

Just the sweetest Donna...gorgeous image and I just love your dp's hun...very scrummy!

hugs Vicky xx

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous card Donna, love the colours and such a sweet image! Happy Anniversary!
Helen x

Sue said...

Hi ya hun
aww very pretty card, great image & colouring, pretty papers & design, sue,x

coops said...

stunning card donna,i love the fabulous image and design and your spring colours are gorgeous :D

xx coops xx

Delphine said...

I love everything about your card, Donna! Totally adorable image, one of my favourites, beautiful colours and colouring, gorgeous papers... Your card is so fresh, again:-)! Happy anniversary and almost birthday:-) Lots of hugs Delphine xx

Maria Matter said...

Happy Anniversary!!!
We'll be celebrating 24 next month...does seem like forever! lol but in a good way!

lovely card Donna, pretty papers & such a sweet image!

Happy Birthday to you & your hubby too!
hugs & blessings!

Lou said...

Donna this is a real sweetie,love the image and your colours/papers are perfect.
Hope you both had a lovely day,
hugs Lou.xx

Lia said...

wonderful card donna I love the stamp and your color choice is great
hugs Lia

debby4000 said...

Fabulous cute card Donna and such pretty colours.

Curlybear said...

Wow Donna this is so pretty, fabulous image and beautifully coloured,
Thank you so much for your lovely comment,
Have a lovely week,
Hugs Bridget :0) x

Jemima's Jems said...

Happy birthday Donna, hope you have a fabulous day and get lost of crafting goodies:)hope my package arrived for you in time :)

Belated wedding anniversary wishes for yesterday...silver next year...whooo :)

gorgeous card sweetie and I'm so loving these first edition papers

JJ ;-)

sari said...


Liza said...

Lovely work Donna, I love the pretty flowers you have added and the sweet image.

Liza x

Shelly said...

Such pretty zesty colours on your card Donna, adorable! Shelly x

Rachel Izakowicz said...

Beautiful card, Donna! Love the papers and great colouring, as usual. Hugs x

Lynsey said...

This is so super cute!
Hugs Lynsey x

Donna Mosley said...

Hi Donna, a very pretty card love the gorgeous image, papers and beautiful flowers A very cheery creation.

Donna x

Julie said...

Love this too Donna - had to stop and say so as I was scooting through!! Juliexx

Juls said...

such a beautiful fresh card! Love it!! Hugs Juls