Saturday, 5 March 2011

Crafty Calendar #18 - Spring

Good afternoon ... back again with my second card of the day, (if you're looking for my Penny Black Saturday Challenge card, please go here :-) )

This time it is my DT card for the monthly Crafty Calendar Challenge. Thanks so much to everyone who joined in last month's "love" challenge - don't forget to check the main challenge blog to see if you are the winner.

This month it is Kim's turn to choose the challenge theme, and she has chosen


Perfect choice to cheer us up after the cold miserable weather we've been having!! :-)

We are lucky enough this month to be sponsored by

who is offering 5 Robyn's Fetish digital products of the winner's choice, which may include digital stamps and digital paper packs.

The other teamies have come up with some gorgeous creations. Several have used Robyn's Fetish products to inspire those of you who use digis, including this month's guest designer Jeanette, who is a member of Roby's Fetish DT.

Here's my card for the March challenge..

Main image: Penny Black "Duckling" (3347H), coloured with Promarkers;
Sentiment: Penny Black "Spring Magic (2852C);
Papers: Papermania "Forever Friends - Spring Time";
Supplies: daffodil, cherry blossoms and pearls from Wild Orchid Crafts; narcissi from local craft shop; ribbon from Hobbycraft;
Tools: large, small anc classic scalloped circle nestabilities; Martha Stewart "wildfloweers" PATP edge punch; Leone Em "Ash Family" leaf punch.

Everybody-Art-Challenge #131 - Spring
Scrapbook Sisters #25 - Spring
Stampin' For The Weekend #5 - Springtime
By The Cute & Girly (March) - Springtime
Bunny Zoe's #9 - Spring - Flowers Everywhere (2nd entry)
Fab'n'Funky #62 - Spring into Action
Incy Wincy #83 - Spring Is in the Air
Cute Card Thursday #154 - Signs of Spring
Delightful - Welcome Spring
Penny Black at Allsorts - Welcome Spring (2nd entry)
Crazy Challenge #56 - Here Comes Spring
Simon Says - Recipe: 2 patterned papers & 3 types of embellishment
(I have used flowers, ribbon and pearls)
Look forward to seeing some cheerful spring time creations. Have a great weekend!


  1. Oh, that's e realy nice sweet card. Love it. Hugs, Ankie

  2. ooh what gorgeous colours and i love that ribbon
    Thanks for joining us at BTC&G this month
    Lisa ;)

  3. It's great to see you back at penny Black at Allsorts Pauline and with such a pretty card too.
    I love the the pretty papers and image and it is just perfect for our spring theme this month.
    Thank you for sharing your card with us and we hope you will join us again next month.


  4. Another very pretty card pauline and that bow is fab!! x

  5. Another very pretty card Pauline and that bow is fabulous!! xx

  6. Hi Pauline, Beautiful card! Such a cute PB image and gorgeous flowers.

    Lisa x

  7. Hi Pauline

    Just beautiful.

    Love this image and the colours you have used are just perfect for capturing the feel of Spring.

    Thank you so much for joining us at Penny Black at Allsorts Challenge this month and look forward to seeing you again.

    B x

  8. very cute! Thanks for joining us at Incy Wincy Designs this week, Good Luck


  9. very pretty, lovely punching

  10. Great spring card,cute image and fab bow, thank you for joining us at The Crazy Challenge this week
    Ruth x

  11. Wow, you have created such a fun card. Love the big bow and the beautiful flower arrangement. Super cute image too. Thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge blog.
    xoxo, Christine

  12. Hi Pauline

    Another great make.

    What gorgeous papers and beautiful colours.

    Love that image and your lush ribbon!!!

    Thank you for sharing with Penny Black at Allsorts again this month.

    Love Jules xx

  13. Such an adorable card. Glad you chose to share it with us at Scrapbook Sisters card challenge. xxx

  14. Gorguss card, love the duck, so cute, thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges this week. WendyR xx

  15. This is such a delightful card! Love it! :o) Thanks for joining in with our spring theme over at SFTW and good luck! Kate x

  16. Oh you couldnt get more spring than this little fella and the fabulous dp you used
    love tasha xx

  17. beautiful card Pauline, I love that cute duck...thanks for joining in with the Bunny Zoe's Crafts monthly challenge
    Mina xxx


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Pauline x