Tuesday, January 28, 2014

My Word of the Year: Love

Hello, everyone, I'm back again today.  I've had enough of the sympathy cards and I wanted to make something cheerful.  Just look at these little cutie-pies - this image is called Spikey Friend and it's from one of my favourite artists, Diane Carubia of Di's Digistamps.  The thought bubble is from Squigglefly - it's a freebie over there and it was exactly what I was looking for here.  The word "love" inside the bubble is from Paper Smooches.


I coloured the image with my Prismacolor pencils, die-cut into a circle, and mounted on a heart-themed cupcake wrapper.  I added a number of glittery hearts, two heart charms, and some heart-themed ribbon, all from Dollarama.  The twine is from American Craft, and the polka-dot paper is from MME.

I made this card specifically for these three challenges:

1.  Berry71bleu One Little Word.  My word for 2014 is love - love of my family, my friends, my beautiful cats, and most of all myself - this is the difficult one, the one I struggle with, but I will be working on it in 2014, so thank you for the reminder.  UE C3

2.  Digi Designs Spots and Dots 3E #3

3.  Squigglefly Have a Heart 1E

Thank you for looking at my card - I look forward to reading your comments.  Wishing you a joyful day!

12 comments:

  1. This is gorgeous and so sweet...Thanks for playing along with us at Di's Digi Designs Challenge and using one of Di's images :)
    Wendy xx

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  2. Adorable! I love Diane's images and you have coloured this wonderfully! Thanks so much for playing along in our Have a Heart challenge at Squigglefly!

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  3. Super cute card that is one of my favorite words to. I love it.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes January Linky Party. Have a great day
    DIANA L.
    dianamlarson.blogspot.com

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  4. Hi Kitty, oh this is just adorable, love the bear, papers ribbon and in particular your colours...a little wow factor.xxxx

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  5. Super cute! Love that image and your Squigglefly speech bubble is perfect for this card. Great Valentine's card - thanks for joining us at Squigglefly.

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  6. Absolutely adorable! I love your coloring on the fuzzy little bear. Wonderful embellishments! Thanks so much for playing in Squigglefly's challenge this week!

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  7. SWEET! how clever to use the cupcake paper!! I love it! and your ADORABLE images : )

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  8. Adorable card! I love the glittery hearts. Thanks for joining the challenge at Berry71Bleu!

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  9. A gorgeous card and gorgeous image!
    Thanks for joining Di's Digi Designs Challenge this time.
    Lorraine x

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  10. Super sweet card...love the hearts and beary image! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Berry71Bleu! ;-)

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