Sunday, April 8, 2012

April Showers

At the Pile it On Challenge the theme starting April 8 is --Anything with an "S."
So, here is an example of April "Showers."
And, our fab sponsor this week is Simon Says Stamp!!
The Creative Details:
Image: Sassy Cheryl's
Colors: Copic Markers in tea rose, toner grey,tender pink, powder blue, leaf green
Embellishments: Flowers (Martha Stewart), ribbon, pearls, liquid glass

The Challenges:
Anything Goes - anything goes
Catch the Bug - anything goes
C.R.A.F.T. - Easter/Spring
Cutie Pie - favorite cute stamp
Digi Doodles - use something new (flowers)
Divas by Design - anything goes
Fashionista - for the girls
Great Impressions - lots of flowers
4 Crafty Chicks - flowers
Inky Impressions - April showers
Little Miss Muffet -spring pastels
Lil Red Wagon - April showers
Oldie but a Goodie  - April showers (oldie - paper)
One Stitch at a time - use a digi
Oozak - anything goes
Paper Pretties - flowers
Paper Craft Star - anything goes
Paper Take Weekly - anything goes
Pollycraft - water
Sassy Cheryl - soft pastels
Southern Girls - include a quote
Sparkles Forum - spring
Totally Papercrafts - bingo (pink, glitter, pearls)

Stay Warm Harted,


  1. You cannot look at this card without smiling! The image, the color choices, the embellishments all give this card a sense of whimsy. Absolute winner on many levels

  2. I love the colors of this card. Fabulous coloring on this adorable image too. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week.

  3. Hi Elizabeth! Wow, you've all done such a beautiful job with the "S" theme. I'm visiting from OSAAT; thanks so much for joining the Digi challenge! Best, CG

  4. Elizabeth she is adorable such a fun card well done Hugs Elaine

  5. This is adorable, Elizabeth. I really like the pink tub!

  6. A beautiful card with a lovely layout. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT. Hazel x

  7. Hi Elizabeth, such a fab card, such a fun image and lovely papers, and those flowers are super.
    Hugs Sue W.

  8. Very pretty! Love the layout and the cute flowers you added.

    I would like to invite you to enter your card in the new challenge at Great Impressions. The theme for April is Flowers.

    Here's the link if you would like to check it out:

  9. Thanks for playing with the 4 Crafty Chicks Challenge of flowers this week.

    Very pretty.

    Kasey ~ in Oz
    Guest Designer @ 4CCC

  10. Your card is so sweet. Thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions.

  11. I love that image...and it IS so fun! Thanks for joining us at Great Impressions Stamps Elizabeth!

  12. I love this card. It makes me smile and I do that to my flowers also. Great colors and embellies. Thanks for joining us this week at OSAAT, and hope to see you back next week.
    Christine Dt at OSAAT

  13. Oh, what fun! Count me in! This is ever so sweet, Elizabeth! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at Papercraft Star!

  14. This is so cute! Thanks for joining us at Little Miss Muffet.


  15. This is such a fun card, Elizabeth, I love the colors and the bathtub images are so cute! Thanks for joining us this week for the Papercraft Star "Anything Goes" challenge.

  16. cute image and colors...thanks for sharing at cupcake inspirations

    sweetie dt

  17. What a fun card, thanks for sharing with us at Cupcake Inspirations.

  18. Love this! Oh my goodness, Elizabeth, what a sweet image and gorgeous design; so perfect for the April Showers theme. This beauty just makes you smile!

  19. Lovely card!

    thank you for joining in the fun with us at SMC for our ” Mothers day/Spring ” challenge

    Hope you will join us again soon
    Good luck in the draw

    Hugs Shaz x

  20. Adorable image and your card is so pretty!

    Thanks so much for joining last week's Water challenge at Pollycraft! I hope you can play again this week!


  21. What a super image for April and the lovely papers have made it special. Jennie OSAAT DT

  22. So stinkin' CUTE! Love how bright it is! Thank you so much for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations this week! Good luck,
    Rene :D

  23. Awwww...what a CUTE!! Thank you for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks for our "Flowers" challenge!

  24. what a gorgeous card ,fab design and wonderful embellies
    thanks for joining us at digi doodle shop and challenges
    tracey x

  25. What fun indeed. I love the shape of the sentiment tag and the daisy row. Cute image too. Thanks for joining in the Tuesday Throwdown this week.

  26. Really cute card, love the colours.
    Thank you for joining us at Fashionista Challenge Blog, good luck and hope to see you again soon.
    Suzie xx

  27. Wow. THis is STUNNING! Love, love, love those HUGE daisies! It's such a wonderful card and beautifully done.
    Thanks for playing in the Soft Pastels challenge this week at Sassy Cheryl's! Happy Easter and good luck in the drawing for the two FREE images.

  28. Hi Elizabeth, such a fun image and great colours - love the daisies.

    Thanks for joining in with us this week at Divas by Design.


  29. Darling card-I love your design!
    Thank you for joining us this week for the Sassy Cheryl's challenge this week!

  30. oh this is so pretty and what a fabulous image
    Thanks for joining us at Oldie but a Goodie this week for my April showers challenge
    Lisa x

  31. Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Oldie But A Goodie challenge, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

  32. WAU--todella ihana kortti!
    Kiitos liittymisestä Little miss muffet- Spring colors (pastels)-haasteeseen tällä viikolla !
    Onnea arvontaan!
    Ihanaa ja lämmintä kevättä sinulle sinne <3

  33. Great card. Love the image and colouring. Thanks for joining in this weeks Challenge at Digi Doodle Shop Challenges. Jenny DT x.

  34. Hi Elizabeth! Love your card, great image, so fun! Nice to see a fellow PIO teamie ;) Thanks for linking up with 4 Crafty Chicks this week!
    Heather P, Guest DT
    P.S. your dog is adorable!!

  35. Wow I just love your project! Thanks so much for joining our April Anything Goes I hope you will join us again!

  36. What a lovely card Elizabeth. Love your take on the challenge theme! Thanks for sharing with us at CFAS this time.
    Dawn S xxx

  37. This card is so cute! I love all of the flowers! Thanks for playing at Inky Impressions.


  38. I loved the color palette you have used! Thanks so much for entering our April 'Anything Goes' Challenge at Bugaboo's Catch the Bug blog. Good luck in the draw and see you again next week, okay?
    luv'n huggz
    Jen Leeflang
    Bugaboo DT

  39. This is so pretty!! Thanks for sharing with the Cutie Pies!!
    Hazel xx

  40. Fun card! I love the bright colors. Thank you for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations.

    Happy Crafting!
    Jen (JLJ Designs)
    My Blog

  41. This is a gorgeous card.
    Teresa xx