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Saturday, May 16, 2015

So Adorable Ballerina

Coffee of the Day - Coconut Caramel Hazelnut Rum (well, it IS Saturday, afterall!)

My card share for today is a very precious one to me. you see it was made for a magazine submission, but was returned at the last minute because it was not needed afterall. I try to make all of my cards special, but the magazine ones get LOTS of extra attention and love. I have to take note of every detail, description, and item I use, so it just stands that there is a bit more focus on them. plus, gosh, a ton more people are going to see them! ;)

I have a most adorable young lady in mind that this is being mailed to, so I hope she enjoys it. :)


The image is from A Day for Daisies, papers & elements are from the Basic Grey Fresh Cut collection (most are printed from digital), flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts, chalk tag is My Mind's Eye, glassine bag is K & Co, ribbon is May Arts, and baby button card is from my vintage stash. other buttons are also vintage, and doily is from my stash, too.

main die is Spellbinders, tiny leaf flourish dies are Cheery Lynn, while gorgeous floral corner die is Wild Rose Studio. accents to flowers on main image with stickles and her tutu with clear wink of stella glitter pen.

I'm still dealing with my seizures, so getting to all of your blogs has not been easy. I am so very sorry. hope to get better at leaving comments and stopping by as soon as possible. I do think of each of you often, I promise! :)

Hope your weekend is off to a splendid start so far!

ADFD

Simon Says Stamp

Challenges:
ADFD - photo inspiration board
Left of Center - distress it (ink and with distressing tool)
Crafting with an Attitude - anything goes/spring fever
Sister Act - any card goes
Crafter's Cafe - feminine
Crafting By Designs - flowers
Whimsy Inspires - color an image
Kraftin' Kimmie - anything goes
Simon Says Stamp - color inspiration photo
Digi Choosday - flower power
Party Time Tues - anything goes
Crafty Boots - ribbon or lace
Eureka - flowers
Monday Morning Ch - pretty flowers
Kraft Journal - pick 3 with kraft (card base is kraft cs) pink, ruffles, buttons, feminine, tag, mint green - I used more than 3! :)
Ribbon Girls - everything goes with ribbon and an image
Fairy Tale Stampers - bingo: flowers, buttons, text or buttons, glitter, flowers
Hiding in My Craft Room - button up
Catch the Bug - bingo: flower, button, die cut

24 comments:

downrightcrafty said...

a beautiful card love the papers the image and of course the lovely WRS Rose corner die
Hugs Kate xx

Dee's Craft Room said...

Very pretty card. Some great embellishments and lovely design. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Jennifer :-) the whole design of this is fabulous ! I love all the little details, very pretty :-)

thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
luv
Lols x x x
thanks for the comments you leave on my blog too, very much appreciated xxx

Bad Kitty said...

Very pretty card

Lin said...

What a lovely marriage of the fresh cut papers and this sweet image, Jennifer! Love all the embellies, too! It's a great take on our colors for this week! Thanks for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

Elizabeth Hart said...

I LOVE this card - I looked at all the special details and each one was perfectly placed - love it!

My little ✂ cottage said...

Lovely cards! i got many friends makes cards its kind of rage in holland...its all about creativity...thanks for sharing friend loves soraya

Lisette Baker said...

This is so pretty - love all the layers and embellishments. Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

Dawn Lancaster said...

Very pretty ballerina with lots of lovely detail to look at!
I'm certain it will be well reieved!
Hugs
Dawn xx

Marsha said...

You certainly did use more than three! Thank you for entering in the Kraft Journal challenge.

Tracy Welham said...

Wow, stunning card! Creative Blessings, Tracy x

Penny said...

Beautiful, Jennifer! Love the sweet ballerina and all the wonderful embellies for her! Really pretty palette and papers, too! :^)
Hope your seizures go away soon!!!!
Hugs, Penny

Karen Letchworth said...

Oh, Jennifer! I'm just DROOLING over that amazing vintage button card you added. It's SO sweet. I don't think I could ever part with it. What a fabulous card. Thanks for sharing it with us.
Karen
The Kraft Journal

karalschuknecht said...

Beautiful card, great embellishments! Thanks for joining us this week for our Flowers Challenge at Eureka Stamps. Karal DT

Marie said...

Charming card lovely colours and fabby details. Thanks for joining us over at PPT this month.
Love n hugs
Marie

applejack cards by sue said...

This is lovely. Such a very pretty image beautifully coloured and embellished. Thank you for sharing this with us over at Crafting with an Attitude. Sue DT x

*Vicki* said...

Such a beautiful image and your soft colors look stunning with it!! Love the addition of the tag and buttons! :)

Rhonda Miller said...

This is so pretty. I love the ballerina.

Sending hugs. I hope you can get your seizures under control.

Becky (Cards by Becky) said...

Beautiful! Love the image.

Thanks for playing at Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps.
www.KraftinKimmieStamps.com

We have challenges every Wednesday (anything goes) & Saturday (follow the theme), you can use any stamp you want...so come join the fun and win gift vouchers!
www.KraftinKimmieStamps.blogspot.com

Thanks again, Becky
www.CardsByBecky.blogspot.com

Laura Turcotte said...

What a beautiful card! thanks for joining us over on the HIMCR blog this week!

E said...

Beautiful card! Thanks for joining KKS Saturday challenge - Anything Goes! Hugs

Tammy Miller said...


Thanks so much for joining us in our May Bingo Challenge, I love your project and hope you will join us again very soon!

Stephanie said...

Very cute card, thanks for playing along with us this week at Catch The Bug.

Scrappy Scatty said...

lovely card
Thanks for joining us in our Flower Power challenge at Digi Choosday
xx