Sunday, May 9, 2010

Pile It On - Cute and Cuddly

Happy Mothers Day!!!
I hope you all got a special treat to start your day. I'm scheduling this post so I hope I get my cup of tea in bed at the very least! LOL
It's Pile It On time and this week we have a fabulous sponsor, Meljens Designs!
The team got to work with her wonderful images and it was so much fun.
We had the challenge to create a "Cute and Cuddly" project and as always add as many other challenges as we could.

Pollycraft - Here Comes The Sun
Sketch and Stash - Sketch
The Pink Elephant - Mommy I Love You
For Fun - Card for a Mom
Raise The Bar - For Mom
If The Shoe Fits - For Mom
CCEE Stampers - Mothers Day
Cowgirl Sunday - Mothers Day
No Time To Stamp - Mothers Day
A Spoon full of Sugar - Furry Friends
Fab N Funky - Fancy edges
Paperplay - Digi and Bling
Creatalicious - Flowers and Wings
Wee Memories - Stitching
Dare U2 Digi - Anything Goes (and a digi)
Whoopsi Daisy - As You Like it
Incy Wincy - Anything Goes

Card Recipe:
Image - Mother Hen by Meljens Designs
Papers - My Minds Eye
Medium - Copic Markers
Flowers - Wild Orchid Crafts
Border Punch - Martha Stewart
Rhinestones - $1 spot at Michaels
Sentiment - Printed
Die Cuts - Quickutz
Glitter - Stickles in Cotton Candy and Smooch Spritz in Vanilla Shimmer

Here you can see how the card opens.

Inside I repeat the basic elements of the sketch for the message mat.

A Mothers Love at its best :)
We'd love to get all Cute and Cuddly with you at Pile It On this week so please get creating and join in!


Anne said...

A real cutie here Katie. Sorry I've been a bad blogger recently having been on holiday but I'm back!!! Hugs xx

Helen Dooley said...

Katie- I love when you share your cards with us. They are always a treat. This is just awesome. I love it, thanks for sharing on For Fun this week.

Lori said...

Katie, what a super card. I am always impressed when i see the insides done as well. I'm too lazy for all that. But wowzers it just makes it so fabulous. Really cute image too!

Cor* said...

So adorable & true!!!

pinky said...

This is just gorgeous Katie, so bright and cheery and I love how it opens. Thanks for sharing at WhoopsiDaisy this month.

Queen La Rubba said...

Kaite ~ This is just lovely! What a FAB image! I love the shading that you did and the bold DP! Just Gorgeous! Thank you for joining us for our very first "COWGIRL’S SUNDAY STAMP CHALLENGE"! I look forward to seeing more of your SUPER FABULOUS crafty works in the future!
I invite you to hop on over and celebrate my DT positions with me by entering in my candy giveaway!
Rach ~ Queen La Rubba

Becky said...

What a beautiful card Katie!! I love that sweet image!!
Thanks so much for joining us at Sketch and Stash and Pollycraft!!
Love Becky xx

Gina said...

What a fabulous card Katie! I love this unusual image(I'm a clucky old mother hen myself haha!)
Thanks for playing along at Cowgirl Sunday Stampen challenge.
love as always Gina x x x

Deb Neerman said...

WoWzA, this is absolutely fabulous! LOVE it!

Thanks so much for joining us in this week's "Stamp Simply" Mother's Day challenge!

Alison (Groovycrafter) said...

Katie this is a "GORGEOUS" creation inside and out...
Love the choice of colour combo...
Thank you for joining us over at CSSC....
Hugs Alison.

Sarah A said...

Hi Katie

Wow what a gorgeous card - thats like me... Mother Hen to the younger girls at work (and a proper mother hen to my kids LOL)

Thanks for joining in the Mothers Day challenge over at "COWGIRL’S SUNDAY STAMP CHALLENGE" and the Anything goes challenge over at Incy Wincy!

Sarah x

Sharon (notimetostamp) said...

What a fun card! Love all that orange and those pretty flowers! So glad you played the Stamp Simply Challenge this week!

Mary Ski said...

A very different, but appropriate card! Thanks for sharing it with For Fun Challenges

Unknown said...

omg Katie, I love that image! it is darling! I'm a sucker for chickens/! I love your card, the colors are so vibrant! Thanks so much for playing along with us at the Shoe this week!

Anna said...

Great card! Love your color combo! Hope you got that tea in bed this morning, and had a wonderful mother's day!

Marion Kuipers-van Eijsden said...

What a lovely card. I love the mother chicken with the little ones as a Mothers Day card. Great colors as well.
Just totally a lovely card with a suprise in it. thanks for joining us at CSSC.

andrea said...

gorgeous card,fab colours and love the image so sweet thankyou for joining us at fab'n'funky this week

Diane (djuseless) said...

I love this card! I personally have a thing for primary colors lately so the orange really caught my eye! The image is great too as is your coloring! Thanks for playing along with Cowgirl's Sunday Stamp'en Challenge!

Jovita AKA Tia Goofy said...

super card, love your choice of colors and this image is so cute. thanks for joining us a CSSC.

Michelle said...

A beautiful fun card Katie! Thanks for joining at DU2DS this week
x Michelle

Kimberly S said...

What a sweet and creative card! Thanks so much for joining us for the first Cowgirl's Sunday Challenge! :)

Cheryl said...

Beautiful,what a sweet image and gorgeous colour combo!!! Thanks for joining us at Creatalicious!!

Julie M said...

Oh that is cute, Katie. An inspired idea to use the hen image - perfect!

Thanks for joining us on PaperPlay twice this week.

Julie :o)

Wendy - Anntaurus said...

Fabulous work. Thanks for joining the WhoopsiDaisy Challenge this time.

*Ang* said...

Fab Mother's Day Card! Cute image. Thanks for joining us in our first challenge over at Cowgirl's Sunday Stamp'en Challenge. Hugs, Ang x

Melissa 'meljen' Jenkins said...

Oh this is so adorable - I think this is one of the first times I've seen this stamp used. :-) Thank you for entering the Meljen's Designs Featured Stamper contest!

Welcome! said...

GORGEOUS CARD! I love all the colours and that image is just perfect for Mothers Day! Thanks for playing along with TPE!

Shirley Quarry-wannabcre8tive said...

This is so adorable. Love the hen and her chicks. I like how you put your special touches on the inside of the card as well.
Thank you for joining us in the CCEE blog challenge.

Beccy said...

What a fabulous card, love the layers and that great hen - thank you soo much for entering our first challenge over at the 'Cowgirls Sunday Stamp Challenge'. Hope to see you again on the next challenge.

Beccy x

Jenny said...

Wonderful card... Thanks for playing! I posted a new challenge today... hope you get to come play again!! :) :) :) :) :) Have a great day!