Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Get Well Wishes - A CCC Challenge

This week the challenge at Creative Card Crew is to make a get well card. It's always good to have a few get well cards tucked away so I happily got down to the business of designing my DT card for this week. This card features an image from the new vintage/primitive digital stamp company Sugar Creek Hollow plus a sentiment I made up and printed on my home printer. The digital image of the pretty spring bonnet was colored with Copics and popped up with craft foam. The lovely mellow yellow paper is from SU's Parisian Summer pack.

The frame and border are both Spellbinders dies and the corner pieces are a Cuttlebug die. All edges are distressed with Creamy Caramel and the main image panel has also been sponged with Scattered Straw distress ink. The flower was also made using the Flower Petals Spellbinder dies. The leaf is a Sizzix die purchased through SU.

I think that's about it for the details. Let me know if you have any questions. I was really happy with the way this card turned out. I really like the gentle feminity of it. Be sure to stop by the Creative Card Crew blog and check out the lovely work of the rest of the design team ladies. Our sponsor this week is Truly Scrumptious Crafts and the prize is some lovely ribbon and charms.

Thanks for stopping by. Wishing you blessings on your week.

Challenges entered:
Corrosive - Sew it Up
Stamp Something - Something Cute (I think this card is very cute)
C.R.A.F.T. Challenge - Digi coloring
Fun 'N' Funky - Shabby Chic
Digital Tuesday - All Things Girly
Pile it On - Let's See Flowers
Cute Daisy May - Bright and Cheerful
Handful of Stamps - Open Challenge


Sam said...

Lovely card Linda, will cheer someone up when they are feeling poorly. Love the vintage look and that gorgeous bloom.
Sam x

Pauline C said...

I think this card is absolutly wonderful hun - so delicate and pretty and so much fabulous detail - there is so much to look at and yet it isn't in your face or too "busy". Fabulous - one of my fave cards I've seen in blogland for quite a while :-)
Pauline x

Spyder said...

Love your cards Linda, so much inspiration I could spend hours! Love all your detail. Every piece just perfect. Thank you for your visit, so I could come and find your lovely blog too!

Chris said...

It would certainly brighten the day for any person "feeling under the weather".

MiamiKel said...

Simply gorgeous, Linda! Lovely style and layout and awesome technique!

♥ Lydia ♥ said...

A gorgeous card Linda...it would certainly make someone feel better xx
Thanks for joining the Fab'n'Funky challenge this week x


What an absolutely gorgeous card Linda, i just love the vintage look to this card and that gorgeous hat! your work is always so inspiring! have a wonderful day hugs Linda x

nessy said...

what a stylish card ~ loving the vintage look ~~would brighten any ones "poorly" day!!
vanessa xx

Paula said...

Wow stunning as always Linda so elegant.
Paula xxxx

Liz's creative corner said...

What a lovely detailed card to brighten some ones day, I'm quite sure it would perk any one up who felt unwell, thanks for joining us at OSAAT Challenge, hugs Liz xx

Spyder said...

Back again! Thank you for entering this lovely card into the OSAAT's first challenge, hope to see you next time too!!

Eiglas said...

Super card Linda - love the colours!
Thank you for coming over to play at C.R.A.F.T!

Hope Jacare said...

Digi colouring is so fun! Thanks for playing along in our Digi colouring challenge.A beautiful card. Cheers Claire x

Liz said...

i love this love the shabby look brilliant card really with great pinching too Thank you for joing our first challenge at OSAAT

Liz xx

Sue C said...

Beautiful card Linda ! I love the colour scheme and the border is gorgeous. Sue C x

Sarah said...

Such a pretty card lovely detail, just Beautiful Thank you for joining us at OSAAT hope to see you back there soon
Sarah xx

Cheryl said...

wow love love this so stunning amazing attention to detail too bless you for joining us over at OSAAT love hugs cheryl xxxx

Nan said...

How sweet...I hear an oldie but goodie swirling in my head: "In your Easter bonnet - with all the frills upon it..."
This is a beautiful card indeed!

my5bratz said...

gorgeous colour combo, thanks for joining FnF this week :)

stitchy said...

What a beautiful card, thank you so much for entering our first challenge at OSAAT..good luck on all your draws..
stitchy xx

Joan said...

This card is so beautiful on so many counts!!!! Absolutely gorgeous.

sam said...

Wow what a lovely blog for starters, and the card is just awesome and you've just cemented my need for all the spellbinders nesties dies - I love that flower!!
Thanks for joining in at OSAAT this week.
Sam x

Maria Matter said...

this is so lovely Linda!!!
certainly brings a smile!

I'm so glad you played along at Digital Tue!!!

blessings, Maria

Trimgym said...

Great card, thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge and good luck!

Jo and Tigerlover.

Susan's crafty chaos said...

What a lovely gentle card, thanks so much for joining us on the first OSAAT challenge, and good luck! :D

Helen Dooley said...

Breautiful card. I love it. Thanks for helping us over at One Stitch at a Time. Great example of a sewn card.

Katie said...

What a gorgeous creation!
I simply love the colors and that flower is fabulous!
Thanks for playing at CDM this week!

pinky said...

Love this card, definitely bright and cheerful. Thanks for sharing at CDM this week.

coldwaters2 said...

Wow just so beautiful the colours and image are awesome thank you so much for sharing this beauty with us at CDM and Digital Tuesday
Lorraine x

Tammy said...

Absolutely gorgeous card Linda!! I love the soft colors you used and that beautiful bonnet!! Your flower is awesome also!

Hugs, Tammy

Monique said...

I love this card..Warm colors and very vintage..!!!Beautiful,,

Avril Ann said...

This is delightful, great "Get Well Card" many thanks for joining us at CDM this week. Hugs Avril xxxx

Wendy - Anntaurus said...

What a gorgeous card - colours are fabulous! Thanks for joining the CDM Challenge this week!

Pinkllilac said...

Gorgeous card and love the design and details, the colours are beautiful.
Thank you for joining us over at Cute Daisy May and we hope to see you again next week.
Hugs Linda

Trish Hughes said...

Another wonderful card, thanks so much for playing along with HFOS.

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