Tuesday, 11 September 2012

Dawn's Challenge - Think Pink

This is another very special post to support my dear friend and fellow Crafty Pad DT member Dawn who has had her head shaved to support her Mum who is in the midst of Chemotherapy treatment for Breast Cancer and is loosing her hair.  She is raising funds for the Breakthrough Breast Cancer Charity, chosen my her Mum.  You can read more about it on her blog and Just Giving Page please do pop over and take a look.

Dawn is having a month long challenge over on her blog and I am honoured to guest design for her,  there are lots of fab prizes to be won and she will be using a random number generator to select the winners so everyone has a chance.

We are also having a Special Month Long Challenge over at The Crafty Pad with the theme Breast Cancer Awareness and /or Think PINK not just a little pink but lots of PINK so please visit The Crafty Pad Challenge Blog and join in, there are even more fab prizes on offer there

This is the very pink card I have made using a gorgeous FREE image that you can download from Saturated Canary

I coloured her with ProMarkers and my papers are some that I have had since I started crafting over two years ago.

I have decorated the inside of my card as well

Card Recipe:

Papers:  Docrafts Papermania - Red Hot Paper Pack
Card Stock:  Crafter's Companion - Core'dinations
Tools:  Spellbinders - Large Scalloped Oval, Fiskars - Edge punch,
Punch Bunch - flower punches, Docrafts - Midi flower punch
Hobycraft - Butterfly punch
Embellishments:  heart button, seam binding, twine and pearls from stash

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:

The Poodles Parlour - Here Come The Girls
Totally Papercrafts Challenge 133 - Butterflies, Bows and Buttons
Emergency Crafters - White with One Other Colour
Crafts and Me Challenge 100 - Add a Flower
Card Makin' Mamas - Hearts (heart shaped button and hearts in border punch)
ATC's & Cards with Attitude Challenge 22 - Anything Goes/Buttons and Bows
Catered Crop - In the Pink
Craft Your Passion Challenge 127 - Blast From The Past (I chose #103 Monochromatic)
Digi Doodle Shop Challenge 124 - Handmade Flowers (my flowers were made with a selection of punches)
Oldie But A Goodie Challenge - 1 Image, 2 Papers and 3 Flowers (my papers are about 2 years old)

Thank you for joining me today, please make sure you pop over the Dawn's Blog and join in with her special challenge and there is still time to enter the Breast Cancer Awareness and /or Think PINK challenge at The Crafty Pad.



Seafield Jo said...

This is a lovely card Pauline, beautiful colouring and fab embellishments.

Jo x

Annie Anya said...

Magnificent card Pauline. Love this image which I too have and wonderful papers, colours and for a cause that takes many away from us. God bless Dawn's mum and make her better....luv annie

rachel said...

fabulous image and a beautiful card Pauline - really fab! Hugs Rachel x

Doreen said...

This is gorgeous Pauline,love the image.xxx

nwilliams6 said...

This is a wonderful image and your colors and card design really show it off well. Beautiful card and absolutely wonderful way to show your support for Dawn and this wonderful cause.

Sue - bearhouse said...

A beautiful card in every way Pauline, such a wonderful challenge to be part of

Hugs Sue

Betty said...

This is a beautiful card Pauline I love this image and a lovely way to support Dawn and her Mum

Sue said...

Wow! this is gorgeous Pauline! I love this image and you've coloures her beautifully! Love the scrummy papers and embellies… the flowers and butterflies are really pretty!
Hope you have a lovely evening!
Big Hugs
Sue xx

kanda said...

Hi Pauline. This is such a super card. Lovely papers and design. Colours are gorgous xx

Michelle said...

Fabulous this card. Lovely image that you used.
Thanks for joining us at CYP.
LG Michelle

Fluffles said...

Great card Pauline and well done in supporting Dawn and the Break Through Cancer Charity. Thank you so much for sharing it with us at an OBAG, Jx

Stampalicious said...

this is awesome ! love it, thank you for joining our challenge at Digi Doodle Shop, hugs, martina

Jules said...

Hi Pauline

Great image, layout and papers on this one.

A really special finished card.

Love Jules xx

Penny said...

Thanks for sharing your beautiful project, a lovely addition to our CMM hearts challenge

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is gorgeous Pauline. Love the colours and your layout is awesome. Thank you for sharing it with us at Totally Papercrafts and good luck.


Purple mad Alison said...

What a fab card, your colouring is amazing. Dawn is such a brave soul doing what she did!
Thanks for joining us over on ATCs With Attitude.
Hugs Alison x x

fatmonica said...

This is a lovely card.Thanks for sharing it with us at ATCS/Cards with Attitude.

MyCraftWorld said...

Hi Pauline,
such a stunning card i love it! And the fact you have done the inside as well looks amazing,
Thank you for joining us at Emergency Crafters!
~Lucy x

Debs said...

Gorgeous card Pauline - fabulous image so beautifully coloured and I love the DP's too :o)
Thanks for playing along with us at AOBG this time.
Good luck.
Debs xx

scrap joanny said...

wow so sweet so cute card - perfect for us challenge - thanks so much for playing with craftyourpassionchallenges - hugs Joanna

jackid said...

Beautiful creation thanks for playing along with us at poodles
Jacki xx

Helen said...

Beautiful card - love the pretty papers!
Thanks for playing at Oldie but a Goodie!
Helen x

Trish and Treasure said...

I saw your name over at Oldie but Goodie Top 3 and wanted to congratulate you!!! I love your cards too!!!

Scratch Cards Printing said...

What a beautiful card. So gorgeous design. I really appreciate this. Thanks for sharing.