Monday, August 20, 2012

DT Card for Lexi's Creations Challenge #72 Back to School/College

My DT Card for Lexi's Creations    Challenge #72 - Back to School/College
The challenge will run Aug 13th - Aug 25th,2012. .Please join us at Lexi's  I'm so looking forward to seeing your creations  and while there be sure to check out the work by my team mates, they are a very talented bunch!! 

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Sponsor  Fairy Dust Crafts Your one stop shop for Lexi's Digi images and a growing choice of delicious crafting goodies. Their digital images are also available as clear rubber stamp!

I think I might have left this a little plain but it will be going to the great grand son and he is not much into frills or anything. I keep having the urge to add things to it which I am fighting off LOL!

Card details:
Stamp:  'Georgina Giraffe' image from Fairy Dust Crafts   
Die Cuts: Spellbinders Nestabilities -  Standard Circle & Scalloped Circle,inverted square ; Stampin' Up's Sizzlits Lots of Tags 
Paper:  DP Recollections 'Fashionably Chic paper pad and stash: Stampin' Up   card stock "Marina Mist &  Textura card stock for the textured green background paper (unfortunately the texture doesn't show in the picture but IRL it is quite nice. 
Colour Medium:   Copics for the Giraffe ; INK Stampin Up's 'Old Olive', 'Bashful Blue'
Other: Ribbon from Stash, Recollections Dimensional Stickers for the school days embellishment and for their Epoxy Stickers for the dew drops
Sketch: Mojo Monday's #253

I won the challenge at Send A Smile for Kids!

Great Impressions: A Walk on the Wild Side - anything with animals
One Stitch at a Time: #127 Back to School
Platypus Creek: #13 back to School
  Robyn's Fetish:#121 Use a Digi
A Gem of a Challenge: #53 Animals or teddies
Just Some lines: Layer it Up Challenge:
My Sheri Crafts:#92 Back to School  
Send a smile for Kids: Anythings Goes 4 Kids
Raise the Bar: Back to School
Simply Create: #20: Back to School


  1. oh my gosh...this is so cute! I just love the face on that little guy! Love the blues and greens

  2. What a unique design Glenda and I love that image. Your great grandson is sure to be delighted when he sees it! Thanks for stopping in at Great Impressions Stamps and leaving such a sweet comment!

  3. Hello Glenda. What a brilliant design to show off this image. Great colours, everything is so perfectly co-ordinated. Love the letters at the bottom. Fabulous as always.
    Happy crafting.
    With love, Sandra xxx

  4. Hi Glenda - gorgeous card as ever! Love the image and especially the clouds. I'm sure your great-grandson will love this.
    Helen x

  5. Such a cute card. Love the image and your sky background too. NancyD

  6. A fabulous card Glenda love the image...fabulous

  7. I love girraffes Glenda and I love this card its just FAb hunny xxxx

  8. Gosh, it's been a whole week since you posted and I missed you! Love this giraffe, Glenda. Fabulous clouds in the sky, and your papers are marvelous. Thanks for all the sweet comments you leave me. :-D

  9. Good to keep it plainer so the grandson will like little grandson is the same. teehee
    cute card!

  10. Beautiful card, love your cloud technique, must try it. Thanks for playing with us at SAS4Kids, blessings Hilde

  11. Glenda, I think it is just perfect....what a beautiful color palette and love the image, too sweet!! You always do such fabulous cards!

  12. Hi Glenda, your little giraff is so cute. Great colors to go with this sweet image too.


  13. So adorable! Great colors and love the details!

  14. Glenda this is so gorgeous he is such a lovely and cute giraffe and what a super design too hugs Elaine

  15. Hi Glenda gorgeous card the papers are lovely, I love the giraffe he's so sweet,fabulous detail, love your embellishments just perfect.

    Hugs Julie x

  16. What a cute giraffe, so adorable! Love the sketch, dew dots and the school days!

  17. This little giraffe is adorable!!! Such a cute card!!

  18. This is so sweet - love how you've added the clouds!

    Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a time this week, and good luck!

  19. Georgina giraffe looks fab, you've made a gorgeous card, love the dew drops and that fabby sticker!
    Hugs Jo x

  20. Your card is adorable!! I love your little giraffe!! Ty for sharing with us @ Simply Create Too :)

    SCT DT Member

  21. How sweet is this. I love the colors and of course your coloring is wonderful. Thanks so much for all your sweet comments on my blog. joann sassy raggedy

  22. Oh my ! How cute ..
    Thanks for sharing with us at One Stitch At A Time for our back to school challenge.
    Hope to see you back next week :O)

    Choccy x

  23. Beautiful design! Love the giraffe and your pretty coloring! He should love this card! Thanks for sharing with us at My Sheri Crafts!

  24. Such a cute image Glenda - thanks for joining our animal theme challenge over at A Gem of a Challenge - good luck!

    xx Sazzle xx

  25. Such a fab card Glenda and I love that cute Giraffe image :) Viv xx

  26. Adorable card. Love the image. great paper. Thanks for joining us at Robyn's Fetish Challenges. Edwina

  27. Super cute creation, your color combo is awesome and such a fab layout, thanks so much for joining our challenge this week at One Stitch at a Time

  28. Great layout and colors. i love your clouds too. Thanks for playing along with Great Impressions.

  29. I LOVE that little giraffe.. He is too cute! Your card is wonderful! Thanks for playing with us at One Stitch At A Time!! I hope to see you again next week :)

    - Susan, DT @ OSAAT

  30. Great card Glenda. Love the blue and green combo. Thanks for sharing with us at Platypus Creek Digitals.

  31. I love your background with your adorable giraffe, such a sweet card! Thank you so much for joining us @ SAS4Kids for our "Anything Goes" Challenge :)

  32. I love the little giraffe he is Absolutely Adorbs! Thanks for joining us @ MySheriCrafts!!


  33. I bet he loved this! It is adorable; such a gorgeous image and such wonderful colouring. Fab design, Glenda. Vee xx