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Saturday, 27 June 2009

A Card To Bring A smile To A Sick Child for Simon Says Challenge

Hi everyone,
Sorry i've not been to visit any of you for a few days but other things kept getting in the way, you know how they do, well i was all ready to go blog hopping last night but after reading a comment left for me by the lovely Ann (please pay her a visit and join in her candy its for a very worthwhile cause) you can pop over and see her here http://craftworkblog.blogspot.com/
and read all about it.
So last night i just had to join in and make a card to send to Post Pals and as i am not clever enough to blog hop and make a card at the same time i chose to do a card :)
Please have some tissue's to hand when visiting Post Pals my heart goes out to all the children and there family's and i would love to make each and everyone of them a card, this one will be the first i have done but not the last i hope to do many more and help bring a little happiness to those dear little children.
And here is the card i made and will be sending to someone at Post Pals
i do hope you will join in to make someone smile :0)
I am also entering it into Simon Says Challenge
which is to make a card or project for a sick child.
I have used some new stamps i got from the craft fair i went to last weekend
the image is from Little Trumpettes, Marie Plane Collection and the text stamps came with them, i coloured it with a red promarker for her dress and the for the skin tone i used a coloursoft pencil blended with sansador as i dont have a pro marker in the right colour,
i used my new nesties which i love and Su scalloped circle punch, the just for you text was free in a magazine and cardstock and papers from my stash.
I had set myself a challenge to use just one colour on this card and chose red
as it was my fav when i was a child but somehow gold had to creep in lol.
oh almost forgot i did a nestie for inside too :)
Well thats all for now folks have a fabulous weekend and i promise to visit your fabby blogs this weekend and see what you've all been up to :0)
Big hugzz to all of you bye for now Val xxx

6 comments:

Ann said...

hi Val
Thanks for making this gorgeous card. It will certainly bring a smile to one of the childen and their family.
Good luck with the draw and thanks so much for advertising this for me.
Ann xxx

Wendy said...

Fab card Val
Wendy x

Jo (Boots the Monkey) said...

What a gorgeous card. This will certainly bring a smile to a child's face. Thank you so much for joining us in the Simon Says Challenge this week.

Jo and the SSC Design Team

debby4000 said...

Lovely sweet card.
luv
Debby

Emma said...

Aw gorgeous card and so sweet...I am sure it will make one of the children have a huge smile.
Emma x

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Val :-) I am sure a child will be so happy to receive this :-)

Thanks you so much for joining in with the Simon Says Stamp challenge for such a good cause :-)
Lorraine x x