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Saturday, 2 April 2011

It`s here...

at last. The brand new monthly charity card challenge in aid of St Lukes Hospice.

I`m sure most of you know already about this fabulous charity card challenge set up by  Craftilicious 
if not, pop over to the St Lukes .
challenge blog and read about the fantastic work that they do and how important this challenge is towards raising funds.

Our very first challenge is called " Say it with flowers" so we want you to make, enter and donate your floral fabulousness.
Here is my very first DT entry,
Strongly influenced by Silke Ledlow 
and her fabulous style in card making, I`ve kept it quite simple but not too CAS.

White card base. Panel made slightly smaller than the base, run through Cuttlebug with Swiss Dots folder, added a ribbon and raised it on foam pads.
The image is a digi by Fred She Said. 
coloured with Promarkers, cut into a rectangle and raised with foam pads. I`ve added a bow to my ribbon.
The sentiment is computer generated.

So there you have it. We can`t wait to see what treasures you come up with for our first month.

Thanks for popping in...Lynne xxx

11 comments:

  1. Lynne this card is beautiful I really do love it and I don't usually go fot floral cards but this one is just stunning I don't know if it's the simplistiy of the layout or the striking colour but it really caught my eye I'm poping over there now to check it out
    Jacki xx

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  2. Lynne, your cards are so clean and fresh, less is more style, love them. ~Debbie

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  3. Stunning - I love that magnificent satin bow. The tulips are so beautifully coloured, and I really like the texture too. Clean, simple and elegant!! Fab!

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  4. ...and we're live!

    Thanks for joining me in this Lynne. What a fab voluptuous bow - great card - love it!

    Tara xxx

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  5. Beautiful card Lynne. I shall be joining in this weekend.
    All the best,
    Sandra x

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  6. Absolutely breathtaking Lynne!! I adore this! xx

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  7. You can't beat the Swiss Dots embossing folder! I use mine loads.

    Your card is so elegant and I just love the purple bow :-)

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  8. Such gorgeous colours and a beautiful layout! Can't wait to take part in this challenge but it'll have to wait until Wednesday! Sigh - life's always getting in the way of my crafting!

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  9. Lynne hope you don't mind but I loved this card so much I did one of my own I have given you full credit for it but love your oppinion and I hope I have done you proud http://cardsbyjacki.blogspot.com/2011/04/touch-of-red-part-2.html
    Let me know what you think
    Jacki xx

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  10. fab card - what a great new challenge with such a worthwhile cause behind it.
    Ann xxx
    Bah! Humbug! DT

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