Thursday, September 23, 2010


This started out as a thank you card for a man...but has turned into something much

Entered in the following challenges:

Frosted Designs:  cut your image/pic
Prairie Fairy Designs:  embossing
Stampin' with the dragon:  black and white plus one
Alphabet Challenge:  U for Unused stash (I have never used this ribbon, though I've had it for a while)
Craftalicious:  Thanks
Etsy Inspired By:   This beautiful headpiece (the colors)
Secret Crafter:  anything goes  
Crafty Pad:  embossing 
Crafty Sentiments:  use your scraps 
Crafty Hos:  sketch 
Pocket Full of Posies:  lavender and old lace 
Priscillastyles:  sketch 
A Spoonful of Sugar:  anything goes
Creative Craft Challenges:  black and white plus one 
Stamp Something:  digi day
Crafts and Me:  easel card 
Delightful Sketches:  Make it sparkle 
YNS:  Thanks 
AIFactory:  anything goes 
Charisma Cardz:  anything goes 
Sarah Hurley:  #9 Dots and circles
Whoopsi Daisy:  pile on the flowers 
For Fun:  Black and white plus one 
Stamp and Create:  pearls and gems 
Copic Creations:  shading
Tuesday Taggers:  It takes all sorts  and they're sponsored this week by:  
Gingersnap:  black and white plus one 


Nyte Crafter said...

Very pretty.. love the colors

Audrey Ernst (hippieaud) said...

Wow, this is GORGEOUS! LOVE the colors you have chosen. Thanks so much for playing along at CHI CHI MEMORIES this week:)

Milnie said...

ohh! gorgeous card! love the colors!

Sue said...

Those colours are3 so rich and fab.. great embossing.
Thanks for playing FFF
Sue x

Barb Craft said...

This is a lovely card!! I love the way you cut the picture... it has a beautiful effect on this card!! Thanks for taking on our challenge at Frosted Designs!!
barb :)

de said...

GORGEOUS card! Love those colors!

Thanks for playing EtsyInspired this week!

Kim. said...

This is very much a beautiful card but not really one I would give to a man lol. Love the image and the way you coloured it and the border punch is beautiful. Thanks for joining us over at Crafty Sentiment Designs.
Kim xXx

Pat said...

Beautifully done!!

maxine said...

Pretty card thanks for playing along at the crafty pad

Berry said...

fab creation! Thanks so much for joining us at CS this wk hugs Rebekah xx

Margreet said...

Beautiful and stylish card....great lace.....thanks for joining Fairy Fun Friday embossing challenge!
xxx Margreet

Connie M. said...

Jessica! This is just sooo pretty! I love the purple...and you coloring on your image is just amazing!! Thanks so much for playing this week in the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge this week! Hugs!


Karen said...

Really lovely Jessica, thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges.

Bev said...

gorjuss, love the colours. ty for joining us at crafty sentiments xxx

Georgia Ehrmann said...

beautifully the colors! Thanks for playing with us at AiFactory this week. Hope to see you again next week!

Cor* said...

Very elegant and perfect. Thanks for embossing with the fairies this week at fFF.

SmilynStef said...

What a gorgeous bloom ... wonderful inspired design.


Hi Jessica
A beautiful card,thankyou for joining us at Delightful Challenges,
Hugs Dianne xx

Phyllis said...

Jessica A BIG WARM WELCOME to the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge!! We are delighted that you have joined us and with 3 cards!! All right!! You go girl!! All might I add lovely!! Love the colors and image on this one!!

Phyllis MMDesign Team

Julye said...

What a fab card , love the colours, thanks for joining us at creative craft challenges and good luck.

Lovely Linda said...

Hello Jessica - this is fabulous! I love your card - it turned out beautifully! Gorgeous colours and such great touches! Love it! Thanks for joining us this week at the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge, we appreciate you support and would love to see you join us again next week! {{{hugs}}}
Linda MMSC Design Team

Unknown said...

Hi, what a lovely card, it's so elegant, love the colours you chose, very nice :) and thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week xx

Anonymous said...

i love your card and the color combo is fantastic. thanks for playing this week at AiFactory!
--Tammy L DT Lead

Carol Hurlock said...

Jessica welcome to the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge. We hope you enjoyed playing along with us and will become a part of our challenge family. Your card is just exquisite from the colors to the embellishments. So wonderfully done! Great job with the sketch. Thank you so much for playing along with the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge.

Bear Hugs,
Carol :O}
Midnight Madness Design Team

Lisa Jane said...

Beautiful lilac colours . Thnaks for joining us at Sarah Hurley challenges this week
Lisa ;)

Rae Anne said...

This is simply stunning! I mean really, just WOW! Thanks so much for working the corner with The Crafty Hos! :D MWAH!

Axa said...

love those colors you used and the way you used the stamp! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week!

Lilacanglia said...

beautiful, elegant, pretty, love the colours,
Thank you for joining us at Whoopsidaisy this month
GDT Whoopsidaisy

dragonllew said...

Great card I love the colours thanks for joining us at Stampin with the Dragon.
Jenny x

de said...

Jessica! You won EtsyInspired this week! Check out the blog for details!

Love crafts forever said...

O my! I love how you used your image, it's gorgeous. Thanks for playing at Stampin with the Dragon and Whoopsi Daisy. Hugs, Nataliya.

racinggrandma61 said...

WOW your project is wonderful. TYSVM for joining us at AiFactory challenge and please be sure to come back and play with us again.

Laralee DT

Vee said...

A fabuous card, love the colours .Thanks for playing with Charisma.
xx Vee

Mandy said...

Your card is beautiful, so elegant.
Thanks for joining us at Craftalicious for our thank you challenge
hugs Mandy xx

Audrey Ernst (hippieaud) said...

Hey Jessica, I am back to thank you for sharing your GORGEOUS creation with WHOOPSI DAISY's challenge:)

Gunn (MsPlum) said...

Hi Jessica!
Welcome to the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge! We are so happy you found us and wanted to play along! I see you have treated us with 3 cards this week - I love that!
This card is beautiful! Love the soft colors, the textures and the lace. Really great how you split the image and made a 3 panel out of it. Very lovely.
Now I am off to comment on your other cards. you made a very good first impression so I am looking forward to see the others!
Thanks for joining Midnight Madess Challenge. Your support is highly valued, and we hope to see you playing with us again real soon ;o)


Moshie said...

Your card is just beautiful! I love the colors and textures and all the detail. So elegant! Thanks so much for joining us at Craftalicious! Hugs, Diana

Tammy Miller said...

What a great card, thanks so much for joining us at the Crafty Ho Blog for our sketch challenge. Please join us again soon we loved having you!

sammi said...

Jessica, this card is gorgeous! Thank you for sharing with us at Stamping With The Dragon, and good luck!

Heidi said...

Beautiful card. I love the subtle gems!THanks for playing along with the Monthly Challenge at Stamp and Create!

Gem said...

a gorgeous creation! Thanks for joining in the challenge this week at Charisma Cardz! Gemma :)

gina g said...

Beautiful creation hun. Thanks for joining us at Craftalicious for our challenge this week. luv gina x

Unknown said...

This is gorgeous. Thanks playing along with TT this week

gina g said...

Gorgeous card. Thanks for sharing with us and joining our challenge at Crafts and Me. luv gina xx

Sharon Caudle said...

Fabulous card! Thanks so much for joining us at Delightful Challenges!
hugs, Sharon

Rleen said...

WOW! This is gorgeous! I love the flowers and the colors.
Thank you for joining us at the Whoopsi Daisy challenge this month. Hope to see you again in our next challenge.
Hugs, Rleen

Unknown said...

Beautiful card, love the flower image and how you have set your card out, so pretty!

Thank you for sharing with us at Crafty Sentiments use your scraps challenge this week

Jo xxx

Unknown said...

Very pretty shading on those flowers! So glad you joined us in the Copic Creations Challenge!

LindaC said...

Love the purple colors you chose. Nice flowers also. Thanks for joining in the fun at YNS. Linda-DT

Ali Manning said...

This is a beautiful card - thanks for joining us at Gingersnap Creations!