1 February 2011

It's Party Time!!!!

Whoop Whoop today is a eally exciting one for me! Two new challenge blogs in one day & I was kindly asked to join both DT's well I couldn't say no could I??!!
Pop back later to see the second one!!!

There's a new challenge blog & today is the first of many fab challenges over at
were we want to see your

We have a fab sponsor this week
The Cutting Factory
being a Party Planner I was lucky enough to recieve a few digi's to play with...& I had so much fun deciding which to use & what to do with them!!!

Challenges I Would Like To Enter
Bunny Zoe Crafts- love is in the air!
KB Challenge- hearts
Creative Cowgirls- valentines
Paper Sundaes- valentines

Goodies I Used
Images- the heart trees, the 3 things I love & the calender page are all from the Fun With Valentines collection from The Cutting Factory
IQ paper from Staples
6" Scalloped card from Crafty Emma's Store
Promarkers from Crafty Emma's Store
Tree 1- red, berry, henna & burnt sienna
Tree 2- poppy, ruby, henna, burnt sienna & red
Tree 3- red, berry, henna & burnt sienna

Papers & Embellishments
Turquoise card from Papermania
DP- Fairy Flora by Prima from Crafty Emma's Store
Paper distressing done with my thread cutter
Cupcake Daisy & Dandelion stamp (red, pastel green & tan)
Dew drops (clear) from Crafty Emma's Store
Sentiment from Pollycraft
Butterfly cut on my Slice with Basic 2 SD card
3mm clear rhinestones from Pizzazz Aplenty

I hope you will join us in our first challenge, I look forward to hopping by your blog & seeing your creations! Hugs xx


Cheryl said...

oh shell this is great love the distressing you have added to the edges,its so effective love those hearts too,hugs cheryl xxxx

Lisa Jane said...

Love this card Shell.. not your usual style - but i really like it. LOve the use of the hearts as the trees
Lisa ;)

Hazel (Didos) said...

WOW this is cracking, I love it, Happy New Month xoxox Me xx

Kristel said...

That is a gorgeous card Shell! Loks amazing!
Hugs Kristel

Jo Davies said...

Shell this is just gorgeous love the trees and butterflies....love it all. Jo xxx

Anonymous said...

Hi Shell.

Love this hun, how different, but very appealing..

Huggies Angel

Marianne said...

Really beautiful card! Love how you went creative with the heart as trees!
Thanks for playing along at creative cowgirls challenge!

Gina said...

Gorgeous card Shell!! Love the calender with 14th marked off, really unusual touch :D Thank you for joining in at Creative Cowgirls XXX

Nancy said...

So cute, and I just love the butterfly!! I'm impressed with how many images you incorporated!

Berenice R. said...

So beautiful card! Thank you for playing the KB Cute Monday Challenge :)

Renlymat's World of Family & Crafts said...

Great card! I love the distressing and the pretty heart trees. I think my favorite part is the 3 things I love...tag. It's awesome that someone could personalize this card if they wanted to!

Brenda Brown said...

Fabulous card Shell, love the colours and the distressed edges. Those hearts are super cute.
luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

Bev said...

beautiful.. love all the detail and accents.. great job

Rose said...

This is such a pretty card! I love all the digis you used and the color scheme is gorgeous!!

Patchi said...

This is such a great card! I love how you incorporated all these digis!

Danie M said...

The gorgeous Red trees really draw you into your card. I love the distressed edges and the little cupcake in the corner.

Jenn said...

Cute card Shell! Great job with the digi's. So glad you are on the team.


Poppet said...

Lovely card Shell, the distressed edge looks fab with the backing paper you have chosen. The heart trees look great and the cupcake looks like it was put there to lure someone out.

Thank you for sharing your wonderful card with us at Creative Cowgirls Challenge. :-) xx

Regina Easter said...

awesome awesome card..love the added butterfly....

I would love to put in the customer gallery over at the cafe...if i can please email me a link to the project at fabriccutups@prodigy.net thanks

Creative Inspirations said...

This is a great card! Thank you for sharing it with us at Creative Inspirations Paint.

Janet said...

I love it. I love the trees. What a great idea. Thanks for joining us over at Creative Cowgirls.

Tracy V. said...

Very cute! Thanks for playing along with us at Paper Sundaes, hope to see you back next week!
Tracy V

Shana said...

Beautiful card! Thank you for joining us at Paper Sundaes - we hope to see you again soon!