Friday, 10 February 2012

Card Crafter's Circle/Challenge #9 Valentines/Hearts

Hello, and welcome!

We had a few snow flurries, today........didn't last, but was veeerrry it!

There's another great challenge at Card Crafter's Circle, and this week the challenge is 


Doesn't have to be a Valentine card, but we do need to see at least once heart on your, eh?

We are back, this week, with one of our favourite sponsors

The randomly drawn winner will receive 3 images of their own choice, and there are sooooo many cute ones to choose from!

I used a very sweet digi called He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not, and this is how it turned out.......

Yep, I chose to make a Valentine's card, and really enjoyed colouring this sweet little missy........

I had this freebie journaling card in my stash, and thought it would fit right in with this creation..........everything is coloured up with Promarkers, and the colour palette was based around the journal card....I really wanted to use that darn card....haa!

I cut the hearts with a very old Quikcutz heart die, sewed with dark brown thread, and grouped together.........

More hand stitching on the panel, and I added some toning Card Candi........done!

It amazes me that other parts of the world seem to send Valentines cards to just about anyone.....teachers, friends, their own children, grandparents, etc., while here in the UK, we generally make/buy one card, and give it to our own sweetheart....or whomever we would like to be our sweetheart...heehee.

But, as I said at the top of the post, this challenge doesn't have to be a Valentine....just add a heart, and submit it to the challenge.....easy!

Anne-Marie x

Challenges:  Let Me Call You Sweetheart


  1. This is so cute - I just love it! Thanks for sharing it with us at Delicious Doodles!
    Take care,

  2. Very cute and I love the colour combo.


  3. I just love this blushing little girl! Beautiful stitched accents! Love those hearts!

  4. What a cute image! It's very expressive. Such a darling card!

  5. Great colours, cute image and I love your stitching detail. Thank you for sharing with us at Delicious Doodles :-D xx

  6. Gorgeous card Anne-Marie, I love the colours :)
    Enjoy your weekend.

  7. This is adorable! The stitched hearts are so cute and your journaling card couldn't be more perfect!

  8. This is so lovely Anne-Marie, thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
    Ann x

  9. Such a sweet card Anne-Marie, thanks for sharing it with us at CraftyCatz this week.xx

  10. this is just the sweetest card! love the gorgeous colors and that precious image!
    so glad you have entered this into our 'shades of love' challenge at Jellypark Friends. :)

  11. Anne-Marie,
    Thank you for the HEAR HEAR on my blog. I appreciate that you would read it!! BTW, you do beautiful work. Very talented lady, you are! With a sense of humor, I might add!

  12. Sooooo pretty!! Love that image and the colors!!!

  13. Really pretty creation hun!
    Thanks for playing with the Delicious Doodles Challenge this time, and good luck with the draw.
    Teri x

  14. adorable! Love your colouring and the embellies!

    Thanks for joining us at Fairy Fun Fridays!


  15. So sweet! Thank you for joining in at Jellypark Friends Friday Challenge – hope you can join us again for the next challenge! Jellypark Challenges

  16. What a cute Valentine's card! Thanks so much for joining us on our Jellypark challenge, "Shades of Love". I am really looking forward to your entry for the next challenge. Good luck in the draw.
    Jen Leeflang
    jellypark DT