Tuesday, 10 July 2012

Hands Full of Love

A pretty birthday card using a pre-coloured image from The Paper Shelter, following the recipe at Crafty Creations of 3 patterned papers, 2 buttons, 1 ribbon and 1 sentiment, the colour combo based on the photo inpiration at Crafty Ribbons.

Supplies:  pink and white cardstock, Paper Shelter image, three pattterned paper scraps for flowers, two buttons, grosgrain ribbon, hb sticker, glue dots, foam pads, ds tape.

Tools:  Big Shot, Cuttlebug paisley and flowers embossing folder, Sullivans flower punch, Spellbinders Mega Ovals die, Mpress Convex Square die, MFT Die-namics Prima Donna Petals flower centre die.

Stamp and Create July Challenge - Hands Full of Love
The Paper Shelter Challenge 71 - Flower Power
Oldie But a Goodie Challenge - Flower Power ~ using up a few old scraps of patterned paper
Crafty Creations Challenge 177 - Recipe ~ 3 patterned papers, 2 buttons, 1 ribbon, 1 sentiment
Crafty Ribbons Challlenge 23 - pic inspiration
PaperPlay Challenge '12week27 - Happy Birthday
Celebrate The Occasion Challenge 70 - Happy Birthday
Card a Day July Challenge - use die-cuts
One Stop Craft Challenge 190 - Summer Flowers
Party Time Tuesdays PTT76 - Let's Get Punchy

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.



  1. Oh my word this is absolutely gorgeous it is wonderful that you have used a Paper Shelter Image he is such a delightful character, that embossed background and flowers look superb, thank you for joining our challenge this week at The Paper Shelter
    Lorraine x

  2. So adorable! Thanks for playing with us @ CTO!

  3. oh my goodness- this is so sweet. TFS with us at CTO.

  4. I'm afraid we're having a 'cute alarm' here, LOL. But seriously, great & adorable card, wonderful colouring and I love that you used the 'less is more' technique. Thank you for joining us at the Celebrate the Occasion challenge and hope to see you back again. Hugs
    Anna xxx

  5. Oh this is such a pretty card! Thanks for playing along with us at Card A Day Blog.

  6. Oh this is such a pretty card! Thanks for playing along with us at Card A Day Blog.

  7. Great card. Thanks for joining us at A Card A Day Blog.
    Cindy F.

  8. What a sweet, sweet image. Your coloring is fantastic! Thanks for sharing with us at Celebrate The Occasion!

    CTO DT

  9. Really pretty card! Love all the pink!

    Thanks for joining us at Celebrate the Occasion this week!

    Rachel xxx
    CTO DT

  10. Gorgeous card Jenny :-) the image is adorable and I love the embossing and and fab flowers :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Crafty Ribbons Challenge :-)
    Lols x x x

  11. What a sweet image, you did such a wonderful job using the color combo, really cute! Thanks for joining us this week @ CTO for our "Happy Birthday" Challenge :)

  12. very cute card! great use of your flower and oval punches. love the muted colors too. stands out in all the vibrant summery colors we've been seeing this month. thanks for playing this week at Party Time Tuesdays during out Getting Punchy challenge! ~Cely PTT DT

  13. Super cute card - adorable image and the flowers are beautiful.
    Thanks for playing along with us at An Oldie But Goodie this time.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

  14. Such an adorably gorgeous creation I really love the colors and the way your flower embellies match the image so beautifully. Thanks so much for joining us at Party Time Tuesdays this week.
    Danie xx

  15. Wonderful project , so pretty
    Thanks for joining us at Oldie but a goodie this fortnight for our flower power challenge
    Lisa x