Sunday, June 24, 2012

Light up my Life

I'm participating as a guest designer at Operation Write Home from Doodle Pantry. We are sponsoring at Operation Write Home and they have a fabulous sketch challenge for you this week (see below).
Here's a TIP is you you don't have red, white and blue ribbon - just layer your ribbons on top of one another to create the color combinations to match your card!

The Creative Details:
Image: Doodle Pantry (fireworks birdie)
Sentiment: Doodle Pantry
Embellishments - (layered ribbons to get the red and blue strip), pearls.glitter

The Challenges:
Card Makin Mamas - red, white and blue
Celebrate the Occasion - welcome summer
Clear it Out - anything goes with 2 ribbons
Creative Card Crew - 1, 2, 3
Dream Valley - things with wings
House of Gilli - red, white and blue
Love to Create - summertime fun
Paper Playtime - anything with a sentiment
Paper Pretties - red, white and blue
Paper Shelter - great outdoors
Phindy's Place - gingham or plaid
Really Reasonable Ribbon - red, white and blue
Robyn's Fetish - no flowers
Sassy Cheryl's - red, white and blue
Tammy's Scrapin corner - ribbons or bows
Through the Craftroom Door - summer lovin
Top Tip Tuesday - red, white blue + tip (layer different ribbons on top of ea, other)
Two Sisters - stripe and/or plaid

Stay Warm Harted,


  1. Elizabeth this is gorgeous I love the embossed paper and this image is fab great work Hugs Elaine

  2. This is just gorgeous,love the fabulous image and great

  3. Oh I really like how you used this sketch!!!! Gorgeous!

  4. What a darling little bird. This is SO STINKING cute. Love it!
    Thanks for playing along in the Sassy Cheryl's Red, white & blue challenge this week!

  5. Gorgeous, absolutely gorgeous!! Love the red, white and blue. I must use that sketch, it's fabulous!!!


  6. Beautiful, fun card, Elizabeth! I'm so glad to see Doodle Pantry supporting OWH, one of my favorite organizations. :-D How wonderful that you chose to play along in our Ribbon or Bows challenge at Tammy's Scrapin Corner this week. I hope we're going to see lots of your work in our challenges.
    NanaConnie DT

  7. AWWW how sweet. I love this card you did a great job
    Thanks for Entering the Challenge
    At Tammy's Scrapin Corner.
    I hope to see you enter next week!!
    Hugs Owner Tammy Ortiz

  8. Oh my such a sweet image - gorgeous coloring and design!

  9. Great card love the cute image, and great tip layering ribbons, Glad you could play along with us for our Stars and Stripes challenge, Don't forget to visit other Top Tippers leaving them a comment stating you are a Top Tip Collector (TTC) and thanks for playing along at Top Tip Tuesday this time, hugs hugs Samantha :0)

  10. Awesome card thanks for joining us at Clear it out Tuesday challenge...hope to cya again real soon

  11. Gorgeous card and such a sweet little image :) GREAT Top Tip regarding layering your ribbon - fab!

    Thanks for joining in over at Top Tip Tuesday and don't forget to comment on other Top Tippers (stating you are a TTT Tip Collector) and you could win one of our surprise goodie bags!

    Carol x

  12. What a great card. Thanks for joining us at Robyn's Fetish, and hope to see you back next week.

  13. I just love the papers and pearls that you used, love the card!

  14. Ohhh this is adorable. Cute Cute Cute....Thanks for joining us this week at Love to Create Challenges. joann sassy raggedy

  15. Thanks for playing the Sassy Cheryl's challenge with your sweet card.

  16. what a sweet card! love the idea for the ribbon!
    Thanks for joining us for the Sassy Cheryl Red, White and Blue challenge this week!

  17. I can't decide which I like best your image, your fabulous layered ribbon or your sentiment. Fantastic card.

    Thanks for joining us at Creative Card Crew.


  18. How sweet is that bird and your sentiment is so adorable, great card! Thanks for joining us this week for our "Welcome Summer" challenge @ CTO :)

  19. You've really designed a very patriotic card here. I love that little bird on a limb. What a touching card and a fabulous tip idea!! The white pearls are the perfect touch to completing the red, white and blue trio. :)

    Thank you so much for playing along with us at Top Tip Tuesday!
    Remember you can enter up to 3 projects and 3 tips.
    Have a great one!
    Lisa xx

  20. Gorgeous card love your image and your fabulous papers. Thanks for joining us at TPS, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxx

  21. What a cute image with those fireworks. Brilliant coloring as well. So glad you joined the challenge at Phindy's Place this week.

  22. What a sweet image! And what a great idea to layer ribbons to match your papers! Thanks for joining in at Dream Valley!

    love Mags B x

  23. Oh my goodness!! This is adorable. Love the little ribbon trick. Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime. Hope to see you again soon :)


  24. What a delightful card! Lots of extras! Thanks so much for joining us for this challenge at the CREATIVE CARD CREW!

  25. what a cute card thanks for sharing at Dream Valley this time.