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Thursday, 7 April 2011

Craft Us Crazy # 5, Simon Says Stamp Challenge, Papertake Weekly, Allsorts Challenge # 97 and Pollycraft Monday Challenge # 87

Again haven't had much time for crafting this week.
As Shannon and Sophie had a disagreement on Sunday, I went to the McFly concert with Shannon.  I have seen them before and wasn't that bothered about it but they were actually very good. They also had two very good support acts, City Stereo and That Sunday Feeling. 
Westlife concert was last night and as usual it was very good.  Think that was maybe my eleventh time seeing them. Sad or what.  Well that is concerts now until June thankfully so get a break from driving to Belfast as it is 60 mile there and back.  Although the craft show is next weekend so will possibly have to go to that.

Anyway onto my card:-
I am entering my card into five challenges:-

Craft Us Crazy # 5 - Spring/Easter
Simon Says Stamp Challenge - Spring Colours/Easter
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes (didn't do optional extra of using something new)
Allsorts Challenge # 97 - Blooming Blossoms (hope the flowers on image, paper and MS border count as well as the punched flowers)
Pollycraft Monday Challenge # 87 - Use an old/neglected stamp/image (used one of the first Pink Gem images I bought)

Cardblank - Craftwork Cards
Cardstock and Patterned Paper - Doodlebug
Image - Pink Gem
Coloured with Distress Inks
Woodware Punches
Martha Stewart Deep Edge Punch
Sentiment - free with magazine
Gems- Meiflower

Just noticed I forgot to colour the butterfly.

Thanks for popping by and visiting, it is much appreciated.  Must go and get Hollie now as she is finishing early for the next few days for parent interviews, mine is on Tuesday and then  the girls all finish next Friday for Easter.


Janiel/ janny said...

Hi Donna, BEAUTIFUL CARD!!! Okay now I had to smail when you said that you forgot to color your butterfly!! LOL..... I thought you meant for it to be that way..silly girl you should have been silent about that and we would have NEVER known.. tee hee heeeeeee.
hugs, Janiel

brenda said...

What a pretty card Donna.

Didn't notice the butterfly, would not have realised if you hadn't said. Just the sort of thing I do and only notice after I have posted.

Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation and joining in my Bloomin’ Blossoms theme at Allsorts this week.

B x

There's a Stampalot voucher up for grabs here

Sandra said...

Beautiful card Donna...such a cute image and gorgeous colour scheme...

Take care
San x

Katina said...

Gorgeous card Donna; I love the colours and the papers. I've never seen Westlife - had tickets once but was sick and couldn't go :( Going to see Take That in June so that's nice! xx

*mieke* said...

Beautyful card Donna... And the inside is also gorgeous! Good luck with the challenges!
Hugs Mieke

Mina said...

ooohhhh I hope the girls have made up now Donna, I might head to the craft show too havent decided yet...your card is fab, great colours
Mina xxx

debby4000 said...

Fabulous, beautiful card Donna, love the sweet image.

Lisa aka Myran said...

Adorable card Donna! Lovely colors. Thanks for joining us at Papertake Weekly :)

xxxtglxxx said...

Hi Donna :) wow, you do have a wild time! lol.
Bet your eardrums are ringing this week!

Love this citrussy spring card. Such a cute image and I love the blooms. I have that MS punch, and its so effective on this breaking up the pretty dp. Really striking.

Good luck with the challenges.



Liz's creative corner said...

Hi Donna, this is lovely hun, fab image, glad you had a good time, hugs Liz xx

xxxtglxxx said...

Hi again Donna :)

Link to find all the challenges:

its brilliant, and takes all the hard work out of finding a challenge/sketch/colour scheme.



Kezzy said...

Gorgeous card i love the spring colours. Our kids break up as well on friday and then were off camping for a week, only problem is the weather is supposed to be hell!!! I have not been to see westlife but i bet they are fantastic in real life. Xx

debby4000 said...

Just popping back to say thanks for joining us this week at Simon Says Stamps Challenge.

Janet said...

This is gorgeous hunny! x

Melly said...

Aww I love it!
The image is fab and the papers are perfect for Spring! As always the inside is perfect!
Sorry for not popping by, been such a bad blogger recently!
Oh I'm jealous, wanted to see McFly but hubby said I would need to go myself hee! Not sad at all, I seen Boyzone everttime they played at Glasgow ..... maybe 12 times hee
Hugs Mxxxx

Janiel/ janny said...

Hi Donna, just wanted to stop by and thank you for entering my blog candies...
Good Luck!!

Love the card dear!

Hugs, Janiel