Sunday, 12 May 2013

Card for a Very Special Woman


Today's Sentimental Sunday Challenge is "For a Special Woman".  As this side of the pond we have already celebrated Mothers Day (& sadly my Mum is no longer with us) I wanted to share a card a made for a very special person & dear friend who has been battling breast cancer & has been so strong & positive:  Jennifer Scull. The image I used was designed especially for Jennifer by Jellypark's wonderful illustrator Claire Keay. It is still available for purchase HERE & 100% of the proceeds from the sale of this image go to charity!  I coloured the image with chalk & finished the card with a big ribbon, some buttons & personalised sentiment (also by Claire).  Our fab sponsor for this challenge is Delicious Doodles.  I hope you will join us & make a card for a special woman in your life, I also hope you will pop over to Jennifer's wonderful blog & show her some lurve :o)

The challenges:
Chalk N Stock - Anything Goes (with chalk)
Simply Create Too - Anything Goes
Scrappy Frogs - Free Choice
Stampin' for the Weekend - Button It Up
My Mum's Craft Shop - Spots or Stripes
Fussy & Fancy - Anything Goes


I hope you're enjoying the weekend.  We had to buy a new hoover yesterday (not very exciting lol) as our stopped working & we did get some more bits & pieces for the hols (much more exciting!) :D  Hopefully we're going to go & see our youngest son (Stuart) this evening & have a takeaway.

17 comments:

Dewi Lestari said...

Gorgeous card! Thanks for joining at Simply Create Too: Anything Goes
Hugs
Dewi

Sandy Sommerfeld said...

Beautiful card! Love the whole project!

Sandy S

Kimberly Clark said...

great card - Jen is going to love it!

Jennifer Scull said...

oh Tracey, you are just so sweet! I loved this card when you sent it to me, and still love it when I see it on your blog in all its glory! :)

still fighting away over here, but friends like you make the battle so much easier to endure. thank you for being there for me! :)

love ya, girlfriend!

May said...

Gorgeous card, such a cute image & great colours.. Thank you for joining us at Fussy & Fancy... May x

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Hi Tracey - I like your cheerful card! Thank you for entering Simply Create Too’s challenge! I hope you will play again in the upcoming challenges! Hugs,

Cornelia – Simply Create Too Design Team Member
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Bea und Doreen said...

so lovely - fabby image and xolours
Big hugs
Doreen xx

Lola said...

So sweet! She's going to love it!

Gemma said...

Gorgeous card hun and thank you for popping by mine and leaving such a sweet comment recently...means a lot!!
hugs and xxx

Helene E said...

gorgeous image. thank you so much for entering our challenge at Stampin for the Weekend and good luck!

Desire Fourie said...

Beautiful and the buttons is a nice touch.
Hugs
Desíre
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

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Nannieflash said...

Oh wow Tracey, love your card and the image and your colour choice. hugs Shirleyxxx

Nikki Byrne said...

Great card, love your buttons and your colouring with chalk is fab! Thank you for joining us this month at Chalk N Stock and good luck. Hugs

NIKKI DT

Lori Aragon said...

This is near and dear to my heart as I'm 6 years cancer free! LOVE the sentiment :) You are so sweet to create this for Jennifer ♥