Saturday, 28 February 2009

4 into 1 does go!



I needed to make a "get well" card for a close friend who is having a knee op done next week, so looked around for some challenges to help me with some inspiration. I think I managed to fulfil 4 challenges with this card:


1. Colour create #4 - pink & grey, with the optional theme of cute and cuddly (well I think Ellie is exceptionally cute and cuddly, don't you?)
2. CCT # 49 - animal magic
3. Charisma Cardz #8 - Animals
4. Cupcake Craft Challenge #28 - sketch.


This is my first go at the Colour Create Challenge which I thought was Sunday, but I'm now hoping I'm not too late !! (eek!)

Recipe:
Main image and sentiment (inside) : Penny Black
Sentiment (outside): Cuttlebug diecut
Supplies: flowers - Prima; brads - Doodlebug sugar coated; charm - Dolls Made Up; paper and pearl gems from my stash.
Silver card border cut with my new Martha Stewart doily punch.



The inside follows the outside layout fairly closely.
I hope that this will cheer my friend up while she is laid up and that she'll soon be back to full fitness.
Have a good weekend and thanks for looking.

21 comments:

  1. Aww gorgeous card and a really sweet image. Thanks for playing with Charisma this week.
    xx Vee

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  2. Beautiful! Love the heffalump!
    Helen x

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  3. Well done on getting all these challenges done in one! I love this card - gorgeous heffalump! Thanks so much for joining in with CCT. Lol Lynn ♥

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  4. You've made a beautiful card out of a very sweet image.
    Loe the colour combination.

    Well done on combining all those challenges

    kerry x

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  5. This is just so lovely Pauline, your elephnat is a real cutie and I love the punched lace edges,
    Thank you so much for taking part in the colour create challenge this week,
    Sarita xx

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  6. beautiful card Pauline, love the cute elephant and the inside is fabulous!
    Thank you for joining in the CCT challenge! Hope you are having a great weekend, Debx

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  7. Super card Pauline, such a cute elephant...I adore this image! Love your colouring and decoration of the inside to match.
    Well done on getting 4 challenges on one card!
    Hugs
    Czrole x

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  8. Beautiful card, I love the colours. Thank you for joining us at Charisma Cardz Challenges - good luck!
    Leanne :o)
    xx

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  9. Really lovely card, I love those colours together and that image is so so cute. Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz this week.

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  10. Wow... lovely, cute card!!!

    Greetings,

    Saskia

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  11. This is just too sweet for words Pauline. I so nearly used that image for the CC challenge but changed my mind at the last minute (as I do lol).

    Well done on the combo x

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  12. Oh he is adorable, fabulous card.

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  13. Fab card, the PB elephant image is just too cute and the papers and colour scheme look fab. Thanks for joining us this week at Charisma
    Lyndsey xx

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  14. wow - such a gorgeous card the silver sets it off really nicely

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  15. What a lovely card thanks for joining us at CCC this week Claire xx

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  16. Phew! Finally made it onto your blog Pauline. So sorry for being away - but I'm still chasing my tail. This is a fantastic card! I think the way you carried the layout over to the inside is sensational! Thanks for joining the Charisma Cardz Challenge.
    Sharon xx

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  17. Oh Ellie looks so sweet a perfect get well card dear
    Hugs jacqui x

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  18. ohhh this is fabulous- it sure would make me feel better if I was ill and got it!

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  19. another fab card hunny - love everything again! Well done on the combo!!
    -x-

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  20. i bet your friend loved it, its really sweet. gina xx

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  21. This is one of the cutest cards I have ever seen!!

    Julie

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Thanks for looking, and for taking the time to leave a comment - I really appreciate it.
Pauline x