Wednesday, October 5, 2016

In the Pink Again

    Another Pink card for October's Breast Cancer Awareness, this time using a delightful image from The East Wind.  This was a newsletter freebie and works so perfectly for Breast Cancer Awareness cards.  Mine is focused on those of us who have survived and on celebrating that marvelous fact.  :-D


I chose to work with the sketch from Mojo Monday
but deviated from it a bit because I simply loved 
all the polka dots and didn't want to cover them up on the
lower portion of the card.  :-D


     I used my ProMarkers to color it, then cut it with a Stitched Scalloped Circle die from Memory Box.  I die cut another plain Stitched Circle (Die-namics) as a frame and then layered that onto another, larger Stitched Scalloped Circle for an additional frame.

     I used very wide, sheer, pink ribbon and added a polka dot ribbon on top of that.  Both of those are scraps left from another project which you'll be seeing in a couple of days.  I die cut the sentiment tag and finally, made one of my 'bowtie' bows, using yet another polka dot ribbon from my scrap stash bin.

     Challenges:
Cards in Envy
Crafting by Designs
Crafting from the Heart
Craft Your Passion
Crafty Gals Corner
I {heart} ProMarkers
Kraftin' Kimmie
Penny's Paper-Crafty
Scrapy Land
Unicorn

     Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

15 comments:

  1. Beautiful card Nana Connie, love the pretty layout. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Penny’s Paper-Crafty. We would love to see you again ... Anet DTx

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  2. Fabulous coloring on this, girlfriend, and I'm loving those pink polka dots. hugs, teresa

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  3. Morning Connie, this is absolutely gorgeous, love the image and beautiful design.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  4. Absolutely gorgeous design Connie! I love the monochromatic pinks and your fabulous coloring! :) HUGS

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  5. I'm impressed by anyone who can create a bow that neat - it's the perfect finishing touch for this card...

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  6. Wonderful card and great coloring of the image.

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  7. Darling Breast Cancer card, Connie! It's different from most, and so cute! Beautifully pink in every way! Hugs, de

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  8. Super nice card Connie...well done and perfectly pink! Thanks for sharing at Unicorn Challenges. Barbara DT

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  9. I agree with you...it's a shame to cover up polka dots :) This is a great image framed perfectly. Thanks for sharing with us at Cards in Envy!

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  10. Great card for a good cause. I like the different layers and materials.
    Thanks for playing with us at Craft your Passion Good luck!! Michelle(DT)

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  11. I have a hard time covering up beautiful polka-dots! Love this pink card! Thanks for sharing it with us at Cards in Envy for our "Frame It" card challenge.

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  12. Such a pretty card. Thanks for playing along with Mojo Monday!

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  13. Beautiful card. Love the image and all the shades of pink you used. Perfect for Breast Cancer Awareness month. Thank you for playing along with us at Crafty Gals Corner.
    ♥ Lena, DT
    Lena’s Creations

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  14. A fabulous card, highlighting a great cause. Sorry, I'm so late in visiting. Thanks for joining us at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge. Cara DT x

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