Sunday, January 22, 2012

Celebrate Life

At Karen's Doodles the theme had been "paper piecing" and I really want to try that... So here's my card!



Stamp: "Rosie Dance" from Karen's Doodles
Sentiment: WordArt
Colours: Polychromos from Faber Castell
Sketch: Seems a Little Sketchy
Dies: Spellbinders Nestabilities, JoyCrafts
Paper: Dots from Crafts-Too
Ribbon, button, stickles, glitter hairspray, pearls, plain papers and cardstock from my stash.


I am entering the card in the following challenges: 

karen's doodles challenge 96 - paper piecing
paperminutes challenge 200 - partytime anything goes 
seems a little sketchy - sketch 4
papertake weekly challenge - buttons bows bling & blooms   I used all 4!!!
totally paper crafts challenge - make your own flowers
forever friends monthly challenge - shaped cards, not square
lothian crafts challenge 22 - die cuts 
stamptacular sunday challenge 148 - seeing spots 
sentimental sundays challenge 86 - die cuts
do you stack up challenge 55 - patterned paper   
ladybugs crafts ink challenge 52 - bows 

22 comments:

  1. Cute card Melanie, love the little elephant! x

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  2. oh, what a great template! Beautiful card!
    thanks for playing paperminutes
    hugs
    mamapia

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  3. Gorgeous card sweetie and great paper piecing. Thank you for joining us at Karen's Doodles this week and good luck.

    Hugs
    Cathy
    xxxxx

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  4. Beautiful purple dancing elephant!! Love the octagon die cut card!! Thank you for joining us at Sentimental Sundays.

    Hugs,
    Calypso

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  5. Melanie, love the octagon-shaped card and purple is my favorite color. :-) Thanks for playing along at Seems A Little Sketchy. Hope to see you back tomorrow for the newest sketchy challenge!

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  6. Fabulous card! Love the colors. Thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sundays. Olivia

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  7. Very cute card,love the purple theme!
    Thanks for joining us at Totally PaperCrafts this week.
    Dodici
    x

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  8. Fabby card.. what a cute image!! Thanks for playing at SALS xx

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  9. Gorgeous card Melanie :-) the image is very cute and the colours and embellies are fab :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Papertake Weekly Challenge :-)
    luv
    Lols x x x

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  10. hi
    very nice card
    thanks for joining the foreverfriends challenge this month
    greetings patrcia

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  11. Hi ya
    aww a gorgeous card, fab image, great design & embelies, thank you for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week, sue,x

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  12. Very cute card, love the elephant. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

    -Wenche

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  13. Beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sundays.
    Hugs, Bente

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  14. Beautiful card, thanks for joining us at Sentimental Sundays.
    Hugs, Bente

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  15. Look at this sweet card. Love seeing Rosie, and that purple is awesome. Thanks for joining us at Karen's Doodles. Good luck!

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  16. Cute image and great colours, thank you for joining us at stamptacular this week

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  17. So cute - love the lilac! Great use of polka dots! Thanks for joining us at Stamptacular Sunday!

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  18. Fab card - love the shape and the cute little image
    Thanks for joining us at LCI this fortnight
    Lisa x

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  19. Rosie looks fab in her polka dotted swimsuit! Beautiful work. Thanks for joining us at Karen's Doodles

    Shelby

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  20. This is so funny and fabulous card.I like your purple color them.It is fantastic work.

    Plastic Card
    Plastic Card Printing

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  21. What an ADORABLE card! Love the purple and that sweet elephant image! Thanks so much for joining us, last week, at DYSU!

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  22. Fun card Melanie! Love the colours! Thanks for sharing with us at LCI this fortnight, hope to see you again soon. Pami x

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Thanks for taking the time to leave a comment :-)

Melanie