Wednesday, March 16, 2011

"I Wouldn't Forget" to Play in the Hoedown This Week!

It's Wednesday, and that means it's Hambo Hoedown time! Today's challenge is to make a celebratory card using the new Party Elephant digi image and some sparkle! I love glitter and sparkly things and this challenge was a lot of fun. 
How could I not make my elephant pink?  It's my favorite color! I chose to make a baby card and use up more of those flowers I have in my stash! I am determined to make a dent

I used Bubble Gum Glitter (Sparkle N Sprinkle) on the party hat, a Spica Glitter (Copic) pen on his eyes and mouth, and added bling with the sparkly pink flower gems (Hero Arts).
It's a baby girl delight! Check out what the other Bacon Bits did HERE. Play along in the challenge and you might be chosen to be a Guest Designer for April in the Hambo Hoedown! FREEBIES every week!

Other challenges for this card:
Stamping Vacation - monochromatic pinks 
Simply Create - monochromatic
Scrap Creations - anything goes 
Papertake Weekly - 3 of something (3 groups of flowers) 
Tuesday Throwdown - lace (pink wide lace behind ric rac)
Creative Craft Friends - lace
House of Gilli - pastels with bling
Make It Monday - anything goes
Paper Playtime - Challenge 2 - pink and glitter
Shabby Tea Room - birthday or celebration
There's Magic in the Air - monochromatic
Creative Cowgirls - monochromatic
Creative Inspirations Paint - animals
Dream Valley Challenges - new beginnings

25 comments:

  1. Awesome Judy! What a celebration in pink! Thanks again for all you do.

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  2. I am speechless! What an amazing creation! I love it in every way! Where do you find the time???

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  3. This is one of the cutest cards I have EVER seen....all the pink and different DSP's - you did an amazing job!

    Thanks for joining us at Paper Cupcakes!
    Molly - Design Team Member

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  4. I LOVE the paper piecing and dimension to your elephant! This card is so CUTE CUTE CUTE!!!! I just love all the pink!

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  5. So adorable! Very sweet card! Thank you so much for joining us this week at The Shabby Tea Room!

    Hugs...
    Melissa
    TSTR DT

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  6. awww Judy, your card is so cute, love the soft color, love the papers ...FABULOUS!

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  7. I love this! The elephant is so cute. Thanks for playing with us at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations.

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  8. Genius paper piecing! Beyond adorable :)

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  9. Hi Judy

    Awww, such an adorable baby card!! I love the paper pieced elephants, the cutest I've seen by far!

    Thank you for linking up to Make It Monday this week.

    Michelle :-)

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  10. Judy, this is such a darling baby card. The paper piecing adds to its charm. Love all the details as well as the card design :)
    Thanks for sharing with us at The Creative Cowgirls "monochromatic" challenge this week. Hope to see you again on Sunday, March 27th for our next challenge. XX

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  11. Does she toot her own horn? Super darling image, and even darling-er card, Judy!!! Fantastic!

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  12. What a great card. Your elephant looks extra cute with how you have paper pieced it.

    Cheers
    Lyndall
    http://www.lyndalls-craft-time.com/

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  13. What a cute card, Judy! Thank you for joining in Papertake Weekly this week, good luck, Miria GDT xx

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  14. Such a beautiful card! Love all the details!
    Those flowers are beautiful! And the way you decorated the elephant (paperpiecing?) is so great!
    Thanks for playing along at creawtive cowgirls challenge!
    marianne

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  15. That is one very cute elephant! I really like your paper piecing, it works very well, and all those flowers are just fabby! Thanks for joining in at Dream Valley Challenges!

    luv, Mags x

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  16. Judy, i looove that he's pink, and that you used different DPs, the effect is soooo cool, love all the deets on the card tooooo! JOY

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  17. Oh how cute is this? The little elephant is adorable. Love all the pink! Thanks for playing along this week at The Shabby Tea Room.

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  18. Absolutely wonderful. Pink elephants are perfect! Good luck with all your challenges. Thanks for joining Paper Playtime's challenge.

    Georgiana

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  19. EEEEEEKKKKKKKKKK! This is such an ADORABLE card, I love the pinks and how you paper pieced her ears. Tehehe. Thanks for playing with Paper Cupcakes!

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  20. This is amazing! I am so glad you joined us at the House of Gilli. Good luck!
    Aletha

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  21. SOOO< cute. LOVE the little elephant, just adorable, and I love the paper piecing you did. Thanks so much for joining us at House of Gilli challenges for our pastel and bling challenge.

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  22. What a sweet card! I love your image! Thank you for playing along at paper playtime!

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  23. Gorgeous Judy!!
    Thanks so much for playing along with us @ Paper Playtime!
    hugs!

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