Sunday, September 14, 2014

Glitter n Sparkle DT - Use a Punch

Hi, everybody!  It's Sunday and that means there's a new challenge starting today over at Glitter n Sparkle Challenge Blog. This week we would like you to Use a Punch. I chose today's image and - would you believe - it doesn't have a cat on it LOL.  I fell in love with this adorable digi from Fred She Said called Smelling the Cherry Blossoms, and I had a lot of fun colouring it with my Prismacolor pencils. Since our theme is Use a Punch, I used my Marvy Uchida dragonfly punch.

Here are the other supplies used:

  • Dies:  Nellie's Multiframe Ovals, Spellbinders Floral Ovals
  • Designer paper:  Basic Grey Konnichiwa

Please come over and join us at Glitter n Sparkle for our Use a Punch challenge. We have some fabulous prizes up for grabs again this week, so I hope you'll play along!

I would like to support the following challenges:
A Song in your He{ART} Rise Up (I was inspired by this song about freedom and, in particular, the line, "Children to breathe a new life," since she is smelling the cherry blossoms) 1/3
Allsorts Sugar and Spice (girly) 1/3
Artistic Inspirations AG and/or Round and Round UE
Butterfly Challenge Ugly Bug Ball (any insect with wings - I chose dragonflies) 1/3
CCC Digi Creations Digi/Things with Wings 1/3
Crafting by Designs September AG UE
Crafts and Me Time for Anything 1E
Crafty Catz Clean and Simple 2/3
Cut it Up International Day of Peace (I would love to visit Japan to see the cherry blossoms in person; 2 die cuts used: oval and floral oval) 1E
Cute Card Thursday Too Cute UE
Digi Sketch Challenge It's a Girl Thing (T for Theme) 1/4
Emerald Faeries Springtime UE
Fairytale Country Inspiration (Japan) UE
RANDOM WINNER Fairytale Stampers Favourite Punch (dragonfly) 1E
Hiding in My Craftroom Super Scraps Saturday (used scraps for dragonflies and tiny strips) 1/3
Hobbybook Designer Girly 1/3
Incy Wincy All Things Girly 1/5
Lia Stampz Feminine/Girly 1E
Melonheadz Use 2 or More Dies (used 2) 1/2
My Mum's Craft Shop Dies and/or Punches (used both) 1/3
Natalie and Amy's Things with Wings (dragonflies) 2/3
Oh La La Creations Clean and Simple 
One Stitch at a Time AG with a Die (used 2) 1/3
Papertake Weekly Repeat Repeat (I repeated the dragonflies on opposite corners and repeated the strips of dp on the other corners) 1/5
Pixie's Snippet Playground Use Snippets (made dragonflies from snippets and also used small strips of dp) 1/3
QKR Stampede Things with Wings 2/3
The Crafter's Cafe Card for a Child 1/3
The Sailing Pineapple Use a Die Cut (I used two) 1E
Wags 'n Whiskers For the Girls 1/2
We Do Doobadoo Something Feminine 1/3
Word Art Wednesday AG w Uplifting Sentiment 2/5

Thank you for looking at my card!  Wishing you a joyful day!

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Cut It Up Challenge Blog said...

That is an adorable image. I love the background paper you chose to highlight it. It really puts her in the garden with all those dragonflies!

Thank you for joining us for our International Day of Peace challenge at Cut it Up!


Mrs A. said...

This is a sweet sweet image. Welcome to the ball with your dragonflies. Backing paper goes really well . Thankyou for fluttering by. Hugs Mrs A. (Butterfly challenge).

brenda said...

You have chosen a lovely colour palette Kitty, a really pretty card.

Thanks so much for sharing with us at Allsorts challenge this week.


KarinsArtScrap said...

Kitty this is so beautiful and very sweet.

Thanks for join us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.

Greetings Karin DT Coördinator

cotnob said...

This is a fabulous card Kitty, such a pretty image and lovely colours.

Di said...

Oh how totally CUTE!! Perfect image for the Playground too :)

Hugs, Di xx

Andrea W said...

Such a pretty card! The colors are lovely and those little dragonflies are the perfect accent with your image.

Claire said...

gorgeous card, love that image! Thanks so much for joining our 'Something Feminine'challenge at
Claire xx

Mimi said...

Thank you so much KT Fit Kitty for joining us this fortnight at OSAAT with your fabulous creation, just love this creation, beautiful colouring and gorgeous die :) :) :) hugs Jane (OSAAT DT) xxxxxxx

Lisa said...

What a gorgeous card!! The image is so beautiful!! I love the pretty papers you used!! This is awesome my friend!! Have a great day :)

A Mermaid's Crafts

marion said...

ahhhh very very sweet, hugs, Marion

Bad Kitty said...

very sweet

JMC Creates said...

I like the oriental theme it's a bit different. Jacqui DT Sister Act

Migdalia said...

Such a darling image!! Simply Adorable!!
Thank you for joining us at Cut It Up Challenges.
Have a wonderful day,
*Crafting With Creative M*

Camille Short said...

Love it!

Unknown said...

Fab card, love the image. Thanks for sharing it with us over at CCC Digi Creations.

Mayras Designs said...

So pretty !!! Thank you for sharing this with us at Craftin' Desert Divas !!

Donna Ellis said...

how pretty with the darling little dragonflies! We love having lots of dragonflies and damsel flies here - they eat flying ants, mosquitoes and termites when they swarm. Your little Asian girl is so sweet, and your color choices look great! hugs, de

Laura W said...

Super cute, love the digi. Thanks for playing along at the Digi Sketch challenge-see you Monday for a new challenge :)

Jeanette (Forest Ranger) said...

What a pretty card. Love the darling image you used.

Thank you for participating in the MelonHeadz Friends Challenge!

Bianca said...

You have made such a lovely card! That´s a perfect Japanees inspiration. I love it! Thank you for joining us at Fairytale Challenge. xx Bianca

Nikki W said...

Absolutely adorable x Thanks for joining us at The Sailing Pineapple x

Janette said...

Very sweet and pretty card...
Thanks for sharing with us at CraftyCatz this week.x

Cindy said...

Very cute card :-) Thanks for joining us at Cut It Up! Cindy-DT

Anne Fenton said...

Such a sweet image, thank you for joining TTCRD this week.

Lynne said...

Beautiful card and love the image also - great job coloring it with your pencils. Thanks for joining us at Suzy Bee's Bloomin' Challenge Blog and good luck!!!
Lynne, Design Team Member of Suzy Bee's Bloomin' Blog

sweet art designs said...

Your card is lovely. Thank you for sharing with Fairytale Stampers - Myrna (DT)

Janis Lewis said...

She is precious.
Thanks for linking up at Cut it Up! ~DT Janis

Donna said...

Darling, your coloring and color choices are perfect! Everything coordinates so well too!

Exclusively by Mel said...

Sweet image, love the really pretty colours, the Dragonflies are wonderful, thanks so much for joining us at A Creative Romance, Mel. xxx

Shelly said...

Super CUTE, what great coloring!!

Such a neat card with lots of fabulous details!

Thank you for joining us at Craftin Desert Divas! Please stop by tomorrow for the September release!

Elizabeth said...

Hi Kitty, the stamped image is adorable and the dragonflies are great snippet makes. Elizabeth xx

Jo Ann said...

Love the cheery colors of your card. The DP's are perfect and the coloring is great. So glad you joined us at Word Art Wednesday and hope you'll come back again. Leaving you with God's Word in Psalm 147:11 which tells us, "The LORD delights in those who fear him, who put their hope in his unfailing love." Have a blessed week.


Sarn said...

NO CAT>?????? Are you feline okay????? LOL!

Great card - very pretty. xxx

karalschuknecht said...

Thanks for joining us this week for things with wings. This is so pretty.
Karal DT for QKR Stampede

Sharon said...

Great creation - thanks for joining us at The Sailing Pineapple!

Unknown said...

This is a cute card... very creative. Thanks for joining us over at HIMCR for the challenge.

Manu said...

your card is beautiful
Class colored
thanks for joining us at Fairytale Stampers
Hugs Manu

Deanne Saunders said...

Cute!!! Thanks so much for participating in our A SONG IN YOUR HE{ART} challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
A Little Bit O' Paper

Denise Goeldner said...

Such a pretty card. Thanks so much for joining us over at Emerald Faeries Challenge Blog, good luck and hope to see you again.
~ Denise DT ~
Emerald Faeries Challenge Blog
{Denise's Patch of Creativity}
{Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge}

Hazel said...

Thank you so much for sharing your delightful crafting for my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge for September - hope to see you again soon. x