Thursday, February 5, 2015

Helping Hands

     Thursday at The Outlawz means a new Twisted Thursday challenge where our theme is always "Anything Goes" with an optional twist.  This week our optional twist is "people cards."   That made me think about people who inspire me for all kinds of reasons and mostly I thought about someone I admire so very much because they are always the first to volunteer to give a helping hand to someone else.  So, this is a card of recognition to tell them how much I admire everything they do for others.


     This adorable image is called "Catch Me" and it comes from our sponsor, Stitchy Bear.  It's colored with ProMarkers, and sparkle-white gel paste on the snowman; then it's die cut.  The large snowflake is punched out and I added polka dots with a blue marker.  The blue bow is one of those I make by the dozens for my stash and the only other embellishment are the three sequins in the corner.  Everything paper came from scraps in my stash.

     Challenges:
613 Avenue Create
Addicted to Stamps
Clear It Out
Craft-Dee BowZ
Crafting from the Heart
Craft Your Passion
Fan-Tastic Tuesday
Get Creative
Kit and Clowder
My Craft Creations
Not Just Cards
Open-Minded
Red Carpet Studio
Scribble & Scrap
Send a Smile 4 Kids

     Hope to see you playing along this week.  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

25 comments:

  1. Well your know you've melted my hear with the snowman. He is darling and that White Sparkly Gel look terrific. Your blue die cut piece is a great holding piece for you very pretty bow and one of the ends is acting as a pointer for your precious image. It is so nice that you are letting someone know how much you appreciate them. You will make the recipient's day for sure. You have a good day yourself.

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  2. What a gorgeous Snowman, love the little cutie too. Another of your beautiful bows too!
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  3. Connie, I have a feeling this will be perfect for your friend. Such an adorable image and love the way you added the tiny bow inside the snowflake.
    Lynn

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  4. Awesome card, NC! That image is so sweet and your friend will love it. Thanks for playing in the Craft Your Passion challenge this week.

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  5. Beautiful design and great coloring on that darling image.
    Hugs,
    Teresa

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  6. Beautiful Card! Thanks for sharing at Red Carpet Studio

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  7. What an adorable image!! I really love that snowflake too!! Beautifully done! ;)

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  8. I love that snowflake. I think I would use that for other decoration as well. Cute image and of course as always just a beautiful card. Hugs, joann

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  9. Beautiful card. Thanks for playing at RCS.

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  10. such a cute card. :) Thanks for joining us at Open Minded Crafting! :)

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  11. Great card thanks for sharing at Get Creative Challenges good luck x

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  12. this is adorable. Your color work is beautiful. Thank you for sharing with us at RCS

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  13. Oh how sweet this is. Thanks for joining us at the Craft-Dee BowZ challenge this month. Also, Craft-Dee BowZ is having our February Blog Hop. We’d love it if you can join in the hop. Leave comments on the DT posts to be eligible for the prize.

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  14. What a cut, cute card, NC! I love that blue die cut! It really gets your attention!

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  15. Such a beautiful card, I love it! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Red Carpet Studio! We don't want you to miss out on the chance to win the prize. However, we only allow participants to enter into 3 other challenges besides ours, so 4 total. You still have time to enter another project into the challenge, so you will have a chance at winning our monthly prize.

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  16. Very cute! I love your snowman! Thanks for joining us at RCS this week and hope to see you again soon.
    Tammy DT

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  17. what a sweet card ,love the image and your bow is so cute
    Thanks for joining us at Craft-Dee BowZ and good luck
    tracey x

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  18. I love snowmen & this one is soo sweet! I love your card, the elements pull together beautifully!
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  19. Nice card! Thanks for sharing at Red Carpet Studio!
    Angela

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  20. What an adorable card; love the colors and the beautiful image; thank you for playing along with us at RCS!

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  21. So cute, ove the little digi. Also love your page, all those cute cats!! a women after my own heart :-) Thankyou so much for joining us over at Open Minded Crafting! Lynda DT xx

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  22. A gorgeous card Connie. I love the cute image and wonderful snowflake.
    Thank you for joining in with the Scribble & Scrap challenge and good luck x

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  23. Thank you so much for playing along with us in our "No Pink Or Red" challenge at Open Minded Crafting! Hope to see you playing, again, next time! ~~Sammibug~~ DT Member For Open Minded Crafting

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  24. Nice winter card. Thanks for joining the ATSC. Hugs Rita

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  25. This is great! Thanks for joining us at NJC xx Jan

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