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Sunday, January 1, 2012

GCDT - It's a Celebration

Happy New Year, everyone and welcome to another fun Simply Sunday Challenge! In honor of the new year, the theme this week is "It's A Celebration"! We want you to come up with a project to celebrate something...a new year, a special event, family, an old friendship...whatever you would like to celebrate! My awesome design team will be showcasing several of my stamp sets for today's challenge. To see the entire line of K Andrew Designs stamps or to purchase your own sets, visit my store here:


Here's my project for today's It's A Celebration challenge!

This card is for a special young lady who is battling some personal issues.  This is a new year and a new start and I want her to know how proud I am of her.






Supplies:
Amazing You stamp Set
Winged Things Set
butterfly punch around the page by Martha Stewart
patterned paper by My Mind's Eye
Distess Ink

Challenge Requirements:
  1. Post any "It's A Celebration" project of your choice & link up by 1/14/12
  2. Post as many projects as you want that fit the criteria
  3. Make sure my blinkie is up on your sidebar, and your blog post entry is linked back to my blog Getting Cricky
  4. Leave a comment here
  5. HAVE FUN & spread the word!
  6. The winner will receive a surprise K Andrew Designs stamp set!!

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19 comments:

Lisa said...

This is so gorgeous, Christel!! Wow, what an amazing card! The butterfly punch along the edges is so fabulous!! Absolutely beautiful :)

Lisa
Getting Cricky DTM - Sister
indymermaid.blogspot.com

Charlotte said...

Christal,
What a lovely card to make for your friend. All of the elements of it just say CELEBRATE!! The butterfly edge just gives the card such a dramatic look. I love the stle of the card. I haveonly made one of these and it did not come close to your beautiful card. Great butterfuly image and the perfect sentiment just make it perfect!
Happy New Year!
Charlotte

Ildi-The craftin mama said...

Beautiful job mama, very creative.
Ildi your DT sister.

Amy said...

Christel, what a UNIQUE design for a card (I want to see MORE!!)... I just love all those butterflies around the edges... What a FABULOUS card to celebrate your friend!!

Wishing you many blessings in the New Year... and thanking you for being such a WONDERFUL DT Sister!! :)

Thanks so much for sharing your talent in the Getting Cricky Simply Sunday Challenge!!:)

Your GCDT Sister,
Amy :) at www.lovetocrop.com

girlia said...

I love the napkin fold. Great job. Love the border of butterflies.

CRAZY4 CHRIST said...

Love this card, very pretty, can't wait until these sets arrive in the mail so i can start playing with them!!
Kristan
DT-Sister

Jenscrapstoo said...

This is so cool, I am a butterful girl so I just adore this!!
Cheers Jennie Jnr DT Sister

Mickey's Craft World said...

WOW...WHAT A BEAUTIFUL CARD...I KNOW YOUR FRIEND WILL TREASURE THIS CARD!!

HUGS,
MICKEY

Jana said...

This is just amazing! I've never made a card like this before. I would love to know how you constructed it. I really like the butterfly edging, it makes it look lacey and delicate. Great job!
Blessings in the new year!
Jana

The Belly Dancer said...

It's beautiful! I love butterflies. New follower. Would you follow me back?
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scrapinmamaof2 said...

wow this is an amazing design. Love the way this looks. The colors are beautiful. Fabulous job.

Heather your GC JRDT sister

*Debbie* said...

wow Christal this is so beautiful I would love to be getting this in the mail so pretty my friend your are so talented my dear friend hugs Debbie

Helen Dooley said...

Beautiful project!!

Larelyn said...

This card is gorgeous! What a wonderful thing to receive - so beautiful and inspiring.
Hugs,
Larelyn

Cheri said...

This is such a neat idea. Thanks for sharing your talent with us.
Cheri - Getting Cricky JrDT

Miranda said...

Very Pretty!
Miranda - Getting Cricky JRDT Sista
www.nanasscrapspot.com

jo (http://joboogie.typepad.com) said...

So cute! Love the butterflies!

-JoAnn
Jr GCDT

Audrey Frelx said...

Your card is so beautiful!!!

Amanda said...

Great card! This fold is so cool!! :)

Amanda
Getting Cricky JrDt
www.cricktncrafts.blogspot.com

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