Saturday, October 3, 2015

Birthday Card Using CTMH Kaleidoscope and Zuri Artsy Crafting Vivian/Letter

Lil Patch of Crafty Friends DT - Challenge 19 - Anything Goes

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It is time for another fabulous challenge at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - Challenge 19 - Anything Goes.  I have created a birthday card using Zuri Artsy Craftsy Vivian (Letter). I think she is so pretty?  I had to use my new CTMH Kaleidoscope paper pack.  It is my favorite and I am already on my second pack.  LOL!  I love all of these gorgeous colors together.  

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Zuri Artsy Craftsy Vivian (Letter)
CTMH Kaleidoscope Paper Pack

Inside Card
Doily - Cricut Artiste Cartridge

Supplies used to create this card:

White frame for image - Spellbinders A2 Matting Basics B
Colored frame - Spellbinders Diamond Effects
Butterflies and Butterfly borders - Joy Crafts
Doily Inside - Cricut Artiste Cartridge pg. 31
Circle inside - Cricut Art Philosophy Cartridge - pg. 21

Image - Zuri Artsy Craftsy Vivian (Letter)
Paper - CTMH Kaleidoscope
Cardstock - CTMH White Daisy, Gypsy
Ink - CTMH Gypsy, Cotton Candy and Pear
Sentiments inside - top two - CTMH Blossoming Expressions, D1665 
Happy Birthday Sentiment inside - CTMH Your Own Kind of Wonderful D1627
Ribbon - Really Reasonable Ribbon Pastel Assort, Satin & Silver Metallic Edge
Bitty Pearls - CTMH Bitty Opaques (retired)
Reg. Pearls -

Skin - E0000, E000, E00
Hair - Y11, Y21, Y23
Dress - RV00, R83
Shoes - R83
Lips - RV00
Eyes - G43
Letter - V15

I am entering this card in the following challenges:

Crafting With Friends - Anything Goes (2 of 3) (Friday)
Jo's Scrap Shack - Anything Goes (1 of 3)
Simply Papercraft - Anything Goes (No limit)
Bugaboo Stamps - Anything Goes (1 of 3) (Saturday)
Crafting With Dragonflies - Anything Goes (No limit)
My Sheri Crafts - Pink and Pretty (No limit)
Amusing - Anything Goes (2 of 2) (Sunday)
Crafting From The Heart - Anything Goes (2 of 3) (Monday)
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes (2 of 3)
Eureka Stamps - Anything Goes (2 of 3)
Love To Scrap - Anything Goes (No limit)
Not Just Cards - Anything Goes (No limit)
Die Cuttin' Divas - Anything Goes (2 of 3) (Tuesday)
Digi Choosday Challenge - Something New (Digi/paper) (2 of 2)
Just Keep On Creating - Anything Goes (No limit)
Through The Craft Room Door - Anything Goes (2 of 2)
Crafting By Designs - Anything Goes (2 of 3) (Wednesday)
Creative Moments - Anything Goes w/option (2 of 3)
The House That Stamps Built - Anything Goes (No limit)
Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes (No limit)
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes (2 of 5)
Wonderful Wednesdays - Anything Goes (No limit)
Word Art Wednesday - Anything Goes (2 of 5)
Cardz 4 Galz - Your Favorite Color (Purple)  (1 of 3) (Thursday)
Crafty Girls Creations - Anything Goes (1 of 3)
DL.Art Thankful Thursday - Anything Goes (1 daily)
In The Pink  - 1, 2, 3 (One image, 2 butterfly borders, 3 diff dies) (1 of 3)
Julia Spiri Challenge - Anything Goes w/bling (1 of 3)
World Wide Open DT Challenge - Anything Goes (1 of 3) (Other Date)
2 Creative Chicks - Anything Goes (Unlimited)
Card Mania - 1, 2, 3 (I image, 2 papers, Butterfly borders, pearls, ribbon) (1 of 5)
Crafts Galore Encore - Halloween or a card (1 of 3)
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - Anything Goes (No limit)
Creative Craft Cottages Challenges - Anything Goes (1 of 3)
DigiStamps 4 Joy - Anything Goes w/B (Butterflies, blue, bow, bling) (1 of 3)
Petal Lu - Anything Goes (1 of 3)
The Sisters of Craft - Anything Goes (1 of 3)

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  1. Beautiful card! Love the soft colors and butterflies. Thanks for joining us at Love to Scrap! Challenge Blog
    Tina dt

  2. This is so pretty. I love it
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes OCTOBER Linky Challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.


  3. Stunning Gloria, Love the CTMH Kaleidoscope Paper used and decorated inside too, the image is coloured perfectly, all just beautifully done, great work xx

  4. Adorable card, love the colours and layout! Congratulations...2 great reasons to celebrate! Thanks for joining in our challenge at Catch The Bug!

  5. Very pretty. Love the bright colors. Thank you so much for entering our challenge at World Wide Open Design Team Challenge Blog Looking forward to see you again soon.
    WWO DT
    Toadally Love To Craft {My Blog}

  6. Beautiful layering! Thanks so much for playing Simon Says Stamp Wednesday “Anything Goes” Challenge!

  7. This is just so beautiful, I love it.
    Thank you for entering the World Wide Open Design Team Challenge #04 and best of luck with your entry.
    Don't forget we will be holding the "Champion of Champions" in March 2016 for all the winners from all categories from these monthly challenges throughout the year.
    So hope to see you keep entering each month.
    Annette DT Leader

  8. Wow your kaleidoskope paper is fantastic.
    Thanks for playing with us at Inspiration Destination.
    Good luck. xxx Michelle (DT)

  9. Great card! Thanks for playing along with us at Love To Scrap! Challenge Blog! Hope to see you again soon!! HUGS!
    Ann DT

  10. Fabulous card Gloria, I do love all the soft pastel colours here, hugs xxx

  11. Gorgeous card and papers, thanks for playing with us at Crafting with Dragonflies, blessings Hilde

  12. This is gorgeous Thank you for joining us at the WWODTC
    Michelle DT

  13. What a pretty colour scheme! Thanks for sharing with Crafting from the Heart!

  14. Love the delicate colours of your creation. The butterflies are beautiful. Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafting with Dragonflies. Wynn DT

  15. Thanks for joining is at WWODTC. This is adorable and love the colors.
    Heather DT

  16. Beautiful card Gloria. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Creative Craft Cottage. We would love to see you again … Anet DTx

  17. your card Gloria. What a wonderful image and great colours. So sweet.
    Lynn aka Lynnpenguin, DT Teamie

  18. Beautiful card, loving your colors and background, image is so adorable and colored beautifully. Thanks for sharing with us at the Julia Spiri's challenge, hope to see you again. Barb

  19. Gorgeous card Gloria thank you for entering the World Wide Open Design Team Challenge '4'
    Dianne DT

  20. Wow! These are very pretty! So glad you came Through The Craft Room Door to play! Can't wait to see more of your talent!
    Karen C

  21. Lovely card, it`s very cute. Thanks for join us at Creative Moment, good luck and hope to see you next time. Hugs Beatriz DT

  22. So Gorgeous Glo, Thanks for playing along with us at World wide Design team challenge, Good Luck
    Kevin xx

  23. Very lovely card! Thank you for entering the WWODT challenge. Good luck with your entry. Look forward to seeing you again soon!
    WWO DT

  24. Lovely card, such a pretty color palette!
    Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin' Divas this week!

  25. This is a beautiful card inside and out. I love the purple and green
    Thank you for joining the DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes October Linky Challenge
    DL.ART-DT member

  26. Such a pretty card, thanks for linking up with us over at my Sheri crafts.

  27. Such a pretty design - I love all the rainbow colours. Thanx for playing along at our brand new challenge at Cardz 4 Galz - hope to see you again soon.
    Hugz, Jan (DT) xx

  28. Thanks for joining in on my Amusing Challenges this week!

  29. Love your choice of DPs in your first card and that you kept it going to the inside as well. I'm guilty of forgetting that.
    Thanks for supporting the new challenge blog at Cardz4Galz. :)

  30. beautiful and colourful card Gloria

    gr karin

    Thanks for join us at
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}


  31. A very pretty card, a mix of colours. Thanks for sharing with us for our FIRST challenge, hope to see you playing along with us again at Cardz 4 Galz. Caz DT.

  32. I love the colours you've used here - a very pretty card! Thanks for sharing your creation with us this week at Simply Papercrafts

    Sharon (Glittertastic)
    DT Member

  33. What a sweet. Thank you for sharing with us over at Wold Wide Open DT Challenge. Good luck. Hugs Andrea DT

  34. Beautiful colors!! Thank you for joining us at Kraftin' Kimmie WW Challenge. Hugs

  35. A colorful and delightful card. Thanks for sharing.

  36. Such a pretty creation. Love the way how you have colored those butterfly in different colors.

  37. Thank you for joining Craft Your Passion Challenge#281 with your wonderful creation. Good luck!

  38. Gorgeous. Thank you for joining in with the Sisters of Craft challenge, good luck in the voting and we hope to see you again. We also have a Sisters of Craft FacebookGroup where you can also share your anything goes creations. Crafty Blessings. Tracy SOC DT x

  39. Beautiful card, love those fun papers! Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage and hope to see you again soon! :) ~Annie

  40. Such a lovely card Gloria, love the colours :)

  41. Beautiful!!! I LOVE those multicolored butterflies!! Gorgeous! Thanks for playing with The House That Stamps Built. Sorry it's taken me so long to comment; life has been crazy this week.

  42. The colour palette on your card is so pretty! Thank you for joining us for our Anything Goes challenge at Bugaboo Stamps' Catch the Bug blog this week. Please join us again soon. Good luck in the prize draw.
    Jen L

  43. This is another beauty Gloria, I love everything about this card especially the butterflies which look so pretty. Great to see what you have been creating and thanks so much for sharing your cards at Anything goes, Just keep on creating

  44. This is gorgeous Gloria! I really love that paper- just ordered it so I can't wait to get it!


  45. Such a beautiful card! And I am in love with the new Kalediscope's fantastic! Thanks for joining Fun~day Friday at Jo's Scrap Shack.

  46. So pretty, love the butterflys. Thank you for joining us at
    Stamps by Julia Spiri
    Hugggs Lori X x X

  47. A lovely bright and cheerful card. Thank you for entering the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge Blog, Hannah x

  48. This is so pretty! Thanks so much for joining us at ITP, and good luck. Hugs Squirrel xx

  49. What a great card, thank you for joining us at Digi Choosday for our ‘Something New’ Challenge, hope to see you again. Emma DT x

  50. Your cards are my favorite among all the Kaleidoscope projects. Thanks for sharing it with us at My Sheri Crafts!

  51. This is a wonderful creation and perfect for our FOURTH challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    {World Wide Open Design Team Challenge DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  52. This one is so pretty
    Thanks for joining us at WWODT
    Good luck.

    Greetz Linette (DT)

  53. This is a wonderful creation with great attention to detail and perfect for our ‘ANYTHING GOES with an optional twist of ANYTHING starting with a ‘B’’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  54. This is a fabulous card Gloria, such beautiful papers.
    Thank you for joining us at Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge.
    I have candy on my blog if you would like to take a look -


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