Monday, June 27, 2011

Happy Bday with a hot air balloon

It's Daisy Doodles time. This is our free theme...just create what ever using a DD image.
Well, I made a card and it looked perfect for our July 4th challenge of Summer Doodles so I put it aside and got cracking on the hot air balloon. This card measures 4 1/4 by 6 inches just right for the envelopes that are 4 3/4 by 6 1/2 inches.

This card sure could pass for a fun summer card, too, and the colors sure do apply to summer! I must be in  a super summer creative mood!!! Planning on sending this card to an old friend whose bday is July 3rd.
The hot air balloon is available in the Daisy's Digi Store and you can find it in the Summer Fun set.

There are only two days remaining to enter the mini challenge at the Daisy Doodles Creative challenge blog.
Then you have until July 3rd to enter the DDCCblog challenge #36 Stars and Stripes celebrating Independence Day.
Thanks for coming by!

Creations by gillm - blue
Secret Crafter - embossing
Wee memories - party time
Card Makin Mamas - Red/white/blue
Inspire Me Fridays - anything goes
poodles parlour - come fly with Me
Sew Many challenges - Dry embossing
Stampin for the Weekend - My Favorite and hot air balloons
Wags 'n Whiskers - Summertime
Craft Us Crazy - r/w/b or Summer theme
Delightful challenges - fun in the Sun
Paper Crafting Journey - anything goes and a blog hop
Scrapbook sisters - anything goes
The Rubber Cafe - birthday
Sentimental Sundays - Use red, white and blue
STAMPS: Hot air balloon from the DD Summer Fun set, sentiment from SU Punch Bunch
PAPER: Blue scraps, white
INK: Summer Sun
TOOLS: Cuttlebug for the ef's, border punch from MS, sewing machine, 1/8 inch  hole punch


Tracey said...

This is wonderful Joanne, so summery & I love the colours :)
Hope all is well with you & your family.
Have a great week!

Shelly Schmidt said...

Wow- awesome card- I love the hot air balloon!

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Great card, love the punching, looks fab!

Thank you for sharing with us at Delightful Challenges this week, good luck!
Hugs Shell xx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Great card, love the punching, looks fab!

Thank you for sharing with us at Delightful Challenges this week, good luck!
Hugs Shell xx

Kathy said...

This is summery! Love the way you've layered the edge punches, looks like clouds, very clever.

Kary said...

Hi Jo, this card is gorgeous!! I love the background details, the colours and the beautiful hot air balloon.

juelmarie said...

Great Job and thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges

Crafty Hugs
Juelmarie DT

Gill McCall said...

this is a fabby card - i love hot air balloons as took a trip in one last year for our anniversary over majorca. loved it. thanks for playing along in my challenge this week

jackid said...

Love this card it's brilliant thanks for joining us at CBGM this time
Jacki xx

Jane (Carroll's Creations) said...

Thanks for joining our "Embossing" challenge this week on SECRET CRAFTER SATURDAY CHALLENGE :)

Hugs Jane x

Splashbunny said...

Gorgeous Card!
great choice of colours.
Thank you for sharing with us at PAPERCRAFTING JOURNEY for our Summer Fete hop!
If you haven't already don't forget to comment and leave your link on each DT's blog for a chance to win the digi's they used for their project!!

Andie's Space said...

Hi Joanne,
This is such a fab card. I love the image & the gorgeous colours. Thanks for joining us at Secret Crafters this week.
Andie xx

Chris said...

the balloon is fabulous, makes a great card. thanks for playing with us at SFTW.

Geneviève aka Muscade said...

Nice card! Love the balloon!
Thanks for playing with us at Craft Us Crazy!

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