Sunday, August 3, 2014

Watermelon Girl

Time for another month long challenge here at
Dragonfly Dreams Challenge
Our challenge this month is to create a card based on a child's book.
 My book is called The Watermelon Seed. It is a charming tale of a crocodile that faces down his fears about eating a watermelon seed by mistake and then turning pink.

Our fabulous sponsor this month is "Stitchy Bear."
They have lots of images for any occasion - check them out!
The Creative Details
Image: Stitchy Bear (Scrapper's Delight - fruity baby watermelon)
Copics in shock pink, begonia, leaf, flesh, sand
Embellishments: pom trim, gems, flowers, bee, wood sentiment, stickles
Other: Watermelon - Cutting Cafe

The Challenges:
4 Crafty Chicks - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes
Allsorts - favorite things (pom fringe)
Crafting from the heart - anything goes
Craft Your Passion - flower power
C.R.A.F.T. - wish you were here
Craft for the Craic - not used before - (pom fringe)
Crafter's Cafe - use a digi
Crafting By Design - anything goes
Crafty Creations - just for fun
Creative Corner - summer fun
Delightful Challenge - bling
Digi Choosday - lots of layers
Digitally Sweet - fav colors
Everybody Art - fav stamp
Fantastic Tuesday - anything goes square
Glitter n Sparkle - glitter and sparkle
Inky Impressions - anything goes
Lady Bug - fav colors
My Craft Spot - just for little girls
Oldie But a Goodie - fruit/veg (old item - pom fringe)
Open Minded - summer food
Our Creative Corner - summer
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Robyn's fetish - square or rectangle cards
Simon Says - anything goes
Suzy Bee's Bloomin - anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted


  1. Love the gorgeous image and fab

  2. This is just delightful.Love the fresh feel the colours give and the texture created with those fabulous embellishments.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week.
    Lisa x

  3. So very cute, Elizabeth! Great design & love the image! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

  4. Thanks for sharing your lovely crafting for the Craft Your Passion Challenges - hope to see you again soon, hugs, Helena

  5. What a sweet watermelon gal. Love your pom pom trim on this card too. Thank you so much for playing along with us in the Anything Goes Challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog this week :)

  6. Such a darling little girl and I love the large watermelon. Thanks for sharing on the Delightful Challenge of Bling It On.

  7. Such a pretty card love the image so cute. Thank you for joining us over at Oldie But A Goodie, good luck and we hope to see you again soon. Alison DTx

  8. Cute card - love the watermelon! Thanks for sharing with us at Glitter n Sparkle - Vic , DT x

  9. Great make. Thanks for joining us in our Lots of layers challenge at Digi Choosday
    Anjie (DT)

  10. I love all of the elements on your card. The image is super cute! It makes me want to go buy a big watermelon. Simply fabulous card. Thank you for sharing your awesome creation with us at 4 Crafty Chicks Anything Goes Challenge!!

    Tamie 4CC DT

  11. A gorgeous colour combo and a fab fruity card, thanks for playing at an OBAG, Jx

  12. Very cute, thanks for joining us at Robyn's Fetish Challenge this week

  13. Oh what a sweetie. Love the image and the colouring. A wonderful card. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Creations. Meighan DT

  14. Oh my gosh, that book sounds so fun - can't wait to get grand-children to read books like this too! Your card is adorable and looks like it is perfectly inspired by the book. Fun stuff. Hugz!

  15. Lovely bright card Elizabeth, love the pom poms at the bottom.
    Hugs Jacee
    Simply Paper Card Design

  16. This is so sweet, love the image, and that great big piece of watermelon, and the embellishments are perfect. Thanks for sharing with us at Open-minded Crafting Fun challenge.
    Cindy DT

  17. A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges.

  18. Super sweet! Thanks for sharing with us as Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge.
    Mandy x (PPCC DT)

  19. A lovely card, love your embellies too. Thank you for joining us at Digitally Sweet!

  20. Sorry for the late comment! This is a wonderful card! Thank you for sharing your lovely work with TTCRD this week.

  21. Thanks for sharing your favourite things with us at Allsorts this week, we hope to see you again!

  22. So very sweet! LOVE the fun summery colors! Thanks so much for joining us at My Craft Spot!

  23. Lovely card.
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts 'Favourite Things' challenge and good luck x Susan x

  24. She is adorable and this is magnificent!! I love it!! Love the watermelon!! Yum! Fantastic creation!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges!!! Good Luck! I hope we see you again!!

    - Susan, Co-Owner @ Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}

  25. What an adorable card,such a cute image and lovely bright colours.

    Thanks for sharing with us at Glitter n Sparkle.

    Tracey DTxx

  26. What a lovely project! Thanks for playing at Glitter n Sparkle! We hope to see you next time and good luck!

  27. Really cute project. Love the watermelon theme and cute pom fringe. Thank you for participating in Craft for the Craic challenge! Warm Hugs! Sylwia DT

  28. So cute, I hope you will come and enter my challenge.

    Cazzy x - on behalf of   the Quirky Crafts Challenge Blog DT.

  29. Totally love this card. Fabulous watermelon.

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Open Minded Crafting Fun Challenge. Hope you will join us next time co-owner Crafting Vicky.

  30. how cute
    Thank you for playing along at out lots of layers challenge at
    Digi Choosday

  31. Such a yummie card, love the melon and the girl on top of it!
    Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Open Minded Crafting Fun Challenge!!

    Milnie DT

  32. This is really sweet! I love the bright colours and the watermelon is just wonderful! Thanks for joining us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenge, Good Luck! Hope to see you soon again.

    Hanne, DT